Audi To Purchase Ducati For $1.1 Billion

Audi To Purchase Ducati For $1.1 Billion

It’s official – Audi will soon be the new owner of Ducati. In a deal that has been talked about for several months, German luxury automaker Audi, a subsidiary of Volkswagen, will purchase Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati. The deal is estimated to cost $1.1 billion, with nearly a quarter of that tied to Audi paying […]

Carlos Checa Dominates Second World Superbike Weekend

Carlos Checa Dominates Second World Superbike Weekend

The second weekend of World Superbike racing was all about Carlos Checa, who took command of the point standings with a dominant performance that saw him winning both races and taking the maximum points available. The defending champion was trailing Max Biaggi going into the weekend, mainly due to Checa crashing in the very first […]

BMW Offers Incentives For Riders To Learn Safety Basics

BMW Offers Incentives For Riders To Learn Safety Basics

Motorcycle safety is extremely important, and it takes more than just wearing a motorcycle helmet to be safe on the road. There are plenty of courses riders can take to improve their knowledge and skills. Those who have been thinking about participating in the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) Basic RiderCourse will have an extra incentive […]

Husqvarna Introduces Streetbikes To Lineup

Husqvarna has always stuck to racing bikes, producing quality motocross, enduro and supermoto motorcycles, but they recently debuted their first street motorcycle in 80 years – the Nuda 900. The company also offers a higher-end variation, the Nuda 900 R. The bike manufacturer took a nod from its parent company, BMW, when designing the Nuda, […]

Product Review: Ohlins Unveils Aftermarket Suspension For BMW R 1200 GS

For riders who want to get the most out of their bike, some aftermarket performance parts can cost nearly as much as the motorcycle itself. That’s not quite the case with the Ohlins’ new aftermarket suspension system for the BMW R 1200 GS, but it does come close. Retailing for the steep price of $3,279, […]