Major Japanese manufacturers report earthquake results

Japanese motorcycle manufacturers make up a large portion of the biking community, so it should come as no surprise that the massive 9.0-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami has had dire effects on the industry as a whole. Honda was perhaps the hardest hit by the disaster, and the company announced that it would be suspending […]

Seely to fill in for injured Grant

Troy Lee Designs (TLD) has announced that Lites competitor Cole Seely will step up to the Premier class in order to fill in for injured rider Josh Grant. Seely has been competing in the Lites class for TLD and recently got his first win at Dodger Stadium as part of the West Lites class. However, […]

A Buyer’s Guide to 450cc+ Dirt Bikes

There are many different types of motorcycles for riders to consider when purchasing a new bike, from models made for the street to those that are more comfortable in the middle of the woods. Riders who are planning to spend most of their time off-road, or on the motocross track, will likely favor dirt bikes. […]

A Buyer’s Guide to 1000cc Sportbikes

The motorcycling community is large and diverse, with various riders asking different things of their bike. Some prefer models suited for long road trips, some want a comfortable commuting bike, while others simply want a motorcycle that looks great -but for riders who favor performance above all else, nothing tops a 1000cc sportbike. For the […]

Honda unveils 2011 models

Honda has announced several of its upcoming 2011 models, expected to hit motorcycle stores by December 2010. The new or revamped models include four cruisers – the Fury, Interstate, and the Shadow RS and Phantom. While the Shadow Phantom offers an understated look and feel, the Fury chopper catches the eye and begs to be […]