Yamaha Announces New YZF-R3 Sportsbike

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In mid-October, Yamaha announced its newest member to the R series sportsbikes with the YZF-R3, Cycle News reported. The newest frame will have Yamaha sportsbike enthusiasts picturing some of the larger bikes the motorcycle company makes when they see the R3. The R3 is a 320cc small entry-level sportsbike that will be able to challenge […]

California Studies Highlight Advantages Of Responsible Lane Splitting

Lane Splitting in traffic

Riding a motorcycle between two lanes of stopped or slowly moving traffic — a tactic known as lane splitting — is a relatively safe maneuver when both the motorcyclist and nearby drivers know the law and adhere to “safe and prudent” practices, according to two California studies released this week. One report is a crash […]

Protect Your Ride: Insuring Your Motorcycle

Paying the Bills

It’s not enough to have the best new motorcycle on the road, or even the hottest accessories and safety features – you also need motorcycle insurance. Selecting an insurance policy for your motorcycle is not only in your best interest, but in the interest of other drivers on the road as well. In the majority […]

First Look: The New 2015 Star Bolt C-Spec

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You would never think coffee and hardware would go together…and make sense. But that’s exactly where we are at with the release of Yamaha Star Motorcycles’ new Bolt C-Spec—all the stripped-down, no-nonsense attitude many have come to love about the Bolt, but with a hot splash of café styling. With a few simple additions and […]

Is Investing In A Motorcycle Or Scooter More Resourceful Than A Car?

There are many debates whether a motorcycle or scooter could be more practical than a car.

There are numerous people on the fence about purchasing a scooter or a motorcycle, but some are concerned over the efficiency of owning a bike versus a car, especially in larger cities. You can ask any motorcycle owner and they’ll tell you how many people start conversations with “Nice bike – I’m considering one too!” If […]