Head 2 Head: A Glancing Comparison of Kawasaki’s new H2 and H2R

Kwasaki HR2-left side

Once again, after weeks of waiting the sheet has been pulled off of Kawasaki’s newest superbike. Last month everyone was eagerly awaiting the much hyped reveal of Kawasaki’s H2 at the Intermot Show in Germany. What we got was not exactly what many were expecting. As the cover was finally pulled we were introduced to […]

Electric Bikes To Take Off In US

Brammo Enertia - Beauty

A new trend is starting to take shape in the United States, with electric bikes becoming increasingly common, according to Ecomento. Though electric vehicles have been popular overseas for years now, a push by Harley-Davidson is bringing the electric craze to North America as well. Sales of higher-end products from manufacturers like Brammo and Zero Motorcycles […]

BMW Announces Two New Models Will Showcase At EICMA

2014 BMW R 1200 RS - Action

The 2014 Esposizione Internazionale Ciclo Motociclo e Accessori (EICMA) exhibit is just days away and information on newly announced motorcycles and gear is appearing everywhere. According to Motorcycle.com, BMW has confirmed it will launch an exhibit at EICMA showcasing two new motorcycle models. BMW hasn’t released any other information just yet, but the folks over […]

AMA Encourages Motorcycle Lane-Splitting After Study Shows Benefits

Lane Splitting In Traffic

New studies highlighted by the American Motorcyclist Association have been released exploring the statistics on motorcycle riders performing lane-splitting in California. Lane-splitting, also known as filtering, is when a motorcycle moves between traffic and driving lanes, which the AMA said is a “relatively safe maneuver” when drivers in the lane and the motorcyclist know the […]

Motorcycle Helmets Improve Survival Chances By 29 Percent

Rider Closeup With Helmet

GEICO insurance has highlighted statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that people wearing a motorcycle helmet have an increased chance of surviving a motorcycle crash, a full 29 percent better chance than those who ride without wearing a helmet. Currently, there are only 19 states in the nation that require all motorcycle […]