Honda Issues Recall on 2002 VTX1800C

Recall: MTB 12982 (0909) American Honda’s Motorcycle Division is conducting a Safety Recall to inspect the swingarm-to-final drive flange weld on certain 2002 VTX1800C models. Certain units could have an improperly positioned drive flange weld that lacks sufficient penetration. If the weld breaks while riding, it could cause the rider to lose ontrol and lead […]

Honda Announces 2011 Off-Road Models and ATVs

American Honda Motor Company’s Powersports Division announced today an additional release of off-road models and ATVs for the 2011 model year. These Hondas include the CRF450R and CRF250R motocross machines, CRF70F and CRF50F off-road motorcycles, the FourTrax Rancher family of ATVs, and the sporty TRX250X. “Honda is ramping up its release of 2011 models, We’re […]

Harley-Davidson presents $1 million grant to Disabled American Veterans

Harley-Davidson yesterday announced the awarding of a second $1 million grant from the Harley-Davidson Foundation, Inc. to the non-profit organization, the Disabled American Veterans (DAV). Harley-Davidson’s relationship with the DAV dates to 2006, when the Harley-Davidson Foundation made a prior $1 million grant to the organization. The new grant announced yesterday at the DAV National […]

Harley-Davidson Completes Sale of MV Agusta

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) has concluded the sale of its subsidiary, MV Agusta, to Claudio Castiglioni and his wholly owned holding company, MV Agusta Motor Holding, S.r.l., effective today. Castiglioni is the former owner of the Italian motorcycle maker and has served as MV Agusta’s chairman since 2008, when Harley-Davidson acquired the company. In October […]

Navy SEALs Storm Loretta Lynn AMA Nationals

Nearly 1,500 of the nation’s best motocross racers have blown into Hurricane Mills, Tennessee this week for the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships. Held at the historic Loretta Lynn Ranch, the talent for the field has never been deeper, setting the stage for the next generation of superstars to emerge from a battle royale. In […]