Aprilia to import 2 starter bikes

Aprilia has announced that it will bring two of its bikes aimed at novice riders to the U.S.: the RS 50 and the RS4 125. The bikes are aimed at young riders looking to break into the world of motorsports. Both the RS 50 and RS4 125 are tuned for competition in the 50cc and […]

Ducati debuts Diavel power cruiser

Ducati has unveiled the new Diavel power cruiser, a bike that fits somewhere in between the lighter naked bikes and heavier cruisers. The new Diavel features aggressive styling that the Wall Street Journal calls a “departure” from Ducati’s traditional approach to prioritizing function over form. With a uniquely-shaped fuel tank and big twin exhaust pipes, […]

2011 AMA Arenacross Series Schedule Announced

After releasing the preliminary 2011 AMA Arenacross Series schedule just prior to the fall season, Feld Motor Sports ℠ has finalized the upcoming Arenacross season by announcing that Louisville, Ky., will host Round 6 of the 14-race championship. The event will commence on Saturday, February 12 at the Freedom Hall, beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET. […]

Kawasaki, BMW, recalling several bikes

Kawasaki and BMW are both recalling several models for motorcycle parts issues that the companies say could increase the risk of an accident. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, some Kawi Vulcans manufactured from between 2009-2010 may have a faulty engine control unit. If a rider is coasting with the clutch pulled in, […]

TTXGP will return to Infineon in 2011, with changes

The inaugural season of TTXGP, the first electric motorcycle Grand Prix, is in the books, but the company is already looking ahead to next year. One of the earliest announcements about the 2011 season is that TTXGP will return to Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, California, as part of the West Coast Moto Jam. The West […]