Motorcycle Maniac: 2012 BMW R 1200 R

2012 BMW R 1200 R

Not every motorcycle is a hog or a supersport bike built for speed, but that doesn’t mean the rides that fall between these extremes are not as exciting or fun to ride.

Ducati To Be Honored At Amelia Island Concours

Ducati To Be Honored At Amelia Island Concours

The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance will honor Ducati motorcycles this year. From March 8 to 10, a collection of 18 rare bikes from the Italian manufacturer will be on display, including the 1946 Cucciolo, which was the brand’s first ever production motorcycle. A showcase of the motorcycles and some select street bike gear will be […]

US Motorcycle And ATV Sales Grew In 2012

US Motorcycle Sales Grew In 2012

There’s good news for motorcycle fans in the U.S. Despite previously forecasting a decline in motorcycle sales, the Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC) reported a 2.6 percent increase in the U.S. market during the past year, Motorcycle.com reports. It was the first time since 2002 that new bike sales in all four major segments – scooters, dual […]

BMW Sells The Husqvarna Brand

BMW and Husqvarna Logos

BMW has been at the center of many rumors throughout the past few weeks. The manufacturer was shopping around for a new owner for its Husqvarna brand, but while many believed KTM was the front runner to take over the classic company, the final buyer was a bit of surprise. Husqvarna Motorcycles, a 110-year-old company, was solid […]

Rain Dampens Superbike Testing At Jerez

Ayrton Badovini 2013 World Superbike - Jerez Test

Teams from MotoGP and World Superbike were ready to attack days of motorsports testing at the Jerez track in Spain, but rainy conditions washed out almost all of the planned runs. According to Ultimate Motorcycling, the racing ban is still in effect for riders, so most of the work was to focus on new electronic […]