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Indian Motorcycle Celebrates Burt Monros Legacy at Bonneville During Speedweek

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By Press Release Fifty years after Burt Munro famously set a land-speed record at Bonneville in 1967, Indian Motorcycle sent out Burt’s great-grand-nephew on a streamlined 2017 Indian Scout as an homage to the speed run immortalized in The World’s Fastest Indian, the 2005 film starring Anthony Hopkins. Stay tuned to MO for a report …

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NiteRider Releases Pro ADV 1800 Light Set

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By Press Release NiteRider releases Pro ADV 1800 series, a lightweight, low-profile auxiliary light set suitable for ADV, dual-sport, or off-road applications. Begin Press Release: NiteRider Announces Pro ADV 1800 Light Set Lightweight auxiliary lighting for adventure/dual-sport bikes SAN DIEGO, Calif. (August 16, 2017) — Following NiteRider’s recent announcement of the ADV 3600 lighting system …

Is Dovizioso’s Win in Austria the Start of a Ducati MotoGP Surge? (News)

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By Dirck Edge There is an interesting interview of Ducati’s MotoGP boss Gigi Dall’Igna over on the GP One website. In essence, Dall’Igna states Ducati has improved its bike, while trading some top speed for better “balance”. Dall’Igna also says he is pleased with Jorge Lorenzo’s riding. Lorenzo finished fourth last weekend, while his teammate …

The Aruba.it Racing – Ducati team and Marco Melandri on track together also in 2018 (Industry Press Releases)

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By MD Staff The Aruba.it Racing – Ducati team officially finalized its roster for the 2018 WorldSBK Championship extending for one more year its professional collaboration with Marco Melandri, who will ride once again alongside Chaz Davies. The synergy between the 35-year-old Italian and both the team and the Panigale R was clear from the …

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Retro Roadsters Revisited: BMW R nineT Pure vs Honda CB1100EX vs Triumph Bonneville T120 Black

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By John Burns When last we visited this class three years ago, it wasn’t exactly this class but it was close. Triumph‘s new Bonnevilles hadn’t been born yet, so a Moto Guzzi Griso 8V completed the threesome, along with the then-new Honda CB1100 and the original BMW R nineT. Retro Roadster Comparo In that comparo, …

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Dunlop Brings Tech to Scooter Market with New Scootsmart Tire

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By Press Release Dunlop brings technology normally reserved for full-size motorcycles to the scooter market with their new Scootsmart scooter (or Grom, Z125, etc) tire. Begin Press Release: High technology comes to scooter riders Today’s scooters cover a broad spectrum of size and sophistication, and Dunlop’s all-new Scootsmart tire is designed to meet the demanding …