Honda recently announced its 2014 lineup, and one of the major additions motorists can look forward to is the introduction of the Forza scooter to the U.S. With a retail price starting at about $5,600, the 2014 Honda Forza will start popping up in American showrooms in July. According to Consumer Reports, the scooter will [...]
2013 BMW C 650 GT: Redefining The Scooter Image While hardcore motorcycle enthusiasts might scoff at the idea of using a scooter to get from place to place, these vehicles are growing ever more popular in the U.S., and BMW recently introduced its version – the 2013 C650GT Maxi-Scooter – in Los Angeles. Thanks to [...]
KTM recently unveiled its new E-Speed electric scooter concept at the Tokyo Motorcycle Show. The machine is the second electric model from the manufacturer and aims to bring an environmentally friendly form of transportation to the world of urban sportbikes. “In the long term, the electric drive will come out on top for short distances [...]
German automaker BMW is using the London Olympics as the staging ground for the launch of its C Evolution electric scooter prototype, announcing that selected individuals will be able to ride the anticipated models at the games, two years ahead of their projected sales date.
For those who have never been on a motorcycle before, balancing the bike on two-wheels can be a bit intimidating. In fact, those who buy scooters can even have trouble with this riding style.
Honda has debuted part of its new lineup of motorcycles, many of which are set to go on sale next year. While most models are getting minor facelifts, the VFR1200F street motorcycle will be getting a major update for 2012. The big new feature for the VFR1200F is the addition of traction control, which should [...]
When people first learn how to ride a bike, they typically use training wheels on the back until they learn how to keep their balance. These back two wheels help ensure that the bike remains upright no matter what happens. Piaggio, the Italian manufacturer that owns the Vespa, Aprilia and Moto Guzzi scooter brands, is [...]
Scooters are a popular alternative to street bikes and other vehicles, especially in the city, as they tend to use far less gasoline and cost substantially less than other two-wheeled vehicles. They’re also pretty convenient when you want to go to an area where parking a car would be nearly impossible. Evolve Motorcycles recently announced [...]
The electric scooter and motorcycle industry has exploded, with tons of companies popping up that are now offering a wide range of models powered by electric motors. However, nobody is quite sure yet what the electric vehicles of the future may look like. The start-up company FlyKly believes it has found an answer. Their lineup [...]
Discover the financial benefits that motorcycles and scooters provide drivers Gas prices have risen dramatically in recent months, and with no end in sight, many commuters are looking for new ways to get to work without having to pay through the nose for fuel. At Chaparral Motorsports, these people can find a wide array of [...]