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Minimalist Style, Zero Compromise: The Forty-Eight

We didn’t rebuild it. We reloaded it. The first time the world saw this gas tank was 1948. But the world has never seen that iconic tank sitting atop anything quite like this. The Forty-Eight® motorcycle has been reborn. Everything that was great about it has been cranked up to a more intense level. Better […]

Keeping it Dapper at the DGR A story in every ride

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The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride is well on the way to raising its target of US$3 million to help in the fight against prostate cancer. Thousands of riders took to the streets in their finery in cities around the world, with tashes, pipes and waistcoats to the fore. The fortheride.com team were at the London event […]

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Looking good! Riding’s in the blood… and the clothing.

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When artisan designer Ashley Watson decided to go it alone in the cut-throat world of fashion he not unnaturally sought inspiration from the things he loves. Combining a love of design heritage with practical and technically useful objects of desire, he was surprised to find himself leaning towards the motorcycle world. Surprised because despite a […]

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KTM RACING EXTENDS SINCERE THANKS TO MARC COMA; ANNOUNCES NEW RALLY TEAM

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On the occasion of the retirement of one of the world’s most distinguished rally riders, KTM Factory Racing wishes to extend very sincere thanks to Marc Coma for thirteen years of sporting dedication.KTM Motorsports Director Pit Beirersaid Coma would always be a friend of KTM and a member of the KTM international family. Coma ends […]

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VICTORY OWNERS WILL CELEBRATE THEIR BRAND & GREAT ROADS AT THE 2015 AMERICAN VICTORY RALLY IN COLORADO SPRINGS IN JUNE

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MEDINA, Minn. (March 17, 2015) – Victory riders will carve roads to scenic peaks, valleys, and vistas of Colorado during the 2015 American Victory Rally (AVR) in Colorado Springs June 25-28. Registration for the event can be found here. The new location was chosen so riders can enjoy the power and performance of their motorcycles alongside […]

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SPIRIT ISSUE 14: Celebrating Speed Triple Anniversary

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LOST YOUTH REGAINED You’d expect a motorcycle journalist who has reviewed scores of bikes in 46 nations over four decades to have a penchant for luxury. But when TV and magazine writer/photographer and charity philanthropist Neale Bayly seeks a return to the ‘spirit of his youth’, there are only ever two choices. The British-born adventurer, […]

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AHEAD OF THE GAME: New Tiger 800

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Building the ultimate adventure bike – Chassis Development Engineer David Lopez on how Triumph turns fantasy into reality Despite working on keeping Triumph ahead of the curve for the last 15 years, David Lopez still has his heart in his mouth before each launch. But as soon as the world’s critics returned from putting the […]

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FEATURE ROCKET X 8 BALL PAINTSHOP – PAINT IT BLACK

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A print on the wall of one of the world’s most cutting-edge custom paintshops proclaiming ‘You think it, we’ll ink it!’ isn’t strictly true. But when you’ve watched your business grow from a tiny farm shed to a world-renowned set-up, you are perhaps entitled to sing your own praises just a little. Not that Joe […]

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KTM Blog: JORDI VILADOMS TALKS ABOUT HIS DAKAR 2015 RACE PREPARATION

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The lead up to the Dakar can be an intense time for our KTM Rally athletes, as they try to make the very best preparation for one of the most physically and mentally demanding races in the world. Last year Jordi Viladoms was brought into the Red Bull KTM Rally Factory Racing Team at short […]

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RED BULL KTM’S CAIROL SEALS MXGP TITLE IN BRAZIL

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Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Antonio Cairoli settled his career eighth world motocross title on Sunday in the opening MXGP moto at the GP of State of Goias in Brazil to send the Brazilian fans into a frenzy of excitement as they chanted his name. Greeted by jubilant members of KTM’s factory team, Cairoli crossed the […]

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HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES – GOOD OLD TIMES BLOG

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Celebrate the history and development of Husqvarna Motorcycles with exclusive Good Old Times blog. As the oldest off road motorcycle manufacture in the world Husqvarna Motorcycles is steeped in heritage. Now, as the iconic brand pushes forward into its new era, we take a look back in time. From their beginnings in 1903, producing motorcycles from their […]

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ENDURO 3 AND ENDURO JUNIOR DUO TO MISS THIS WEEKEND’S ROUND THREE OF THE ENDURO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Bel-Ray Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Enduro 3 class rider Joakim Ljunggren and Enduro Junior competitor Jamie McCanney have both been ruled out of this coming weekend’s Enduro World Championship’s GP of Greece. Joakim is unable to compete due to […]

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Go Everywhere With The New Honda Gold Wing & Gold Wing F6B

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Plan To Go Everywhere. 2014 Gold Wing There’s big news when it comes to the new 2014 Honda Gold Wing: we’ve taken the world’s best touring motorcycle and made it even better. The new bodywork is the first thing you’ll notice, complementing the best engine and chassis package the touring world has ever seen. Look […]

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Take A Look At The 2014 BMW S 1000 R and C 600 SPORT

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S 1000 R 2014 MSRP starting at $13,150 (including ABS) Conquer the roads – on the BMW S 1000 R. A roadster, reduced to the essentials: maximum performance. 160 bhp, 83 lb/ft torque and a power-to-weight ratio of 2.85 pounds per bhp – and the competition disappears in the rear mirror. Linear power: the engine. […]

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