Triumph to replace Honda as Moto2 engine supplier

Images of 2016 Triumph Street Twin

British producer Triumph will replace Honda as Moto2’s special engine supplier from 2019 on a three-year deal, series organizers revealed on Saturday. Moto2 is the feeder series to the leading MotoGP classification. Commercial rights holder Dorna stated that Triumph would provide a race-tuned 765cc engine based upon the powerplant from the Triumph Street Triple bike. […]

Volkswagen looks towards possible sale of motorbike brand Ducati

Images of Ducati XDiavel

Volkswagen is thinking about a possible sale of Italian motorbike maker Ducati as Europe’s largest automaker simplifies operations to help fund a strategic overhaul following its emissions scandal, 2 individuals knowledgeable about the matter said. Volkswagen is reining in spending throughout the group, consisting of cutting thousands of jobs at its core passenger-car brand, to […]

Things to look for when you are buying a used motorcycle

Used motorcycle

Purchasing a motorcycle can be risky businesses.  Unlike the car industry, the reporting of vehicle maintenance and damage is spotty at best. Reporting standards and best practices in motorbike Sales are not nearly as robust as the car industry. Reporting agencies generally don’t track motorcycle history unless involved in an accident where an insurance claim […]

Motorcycle Company Erik Buell Racing Shutting Down For Good

Erik Buell Racing (EBR)

The announcement of shutting down of the American sports bike manufacturer Erik Buell Racing Motorcycles was the second time in the past two years. There had been several instances when the company declared bankruptcy earlier. The closing of operations would start soon as per company sources. Customers and dealerships would be provided with service and […]

BMW Vision Motorrad Next 100 Motorcycle Is so Advanced That You Don’t Require a Helmet

BMW Vision Motorrad Next 100 Motorcycle

The motorbike of the future is so safe riders can travel sans helmet– all of the thrills with none of the threat as per BMW. The German automaker has revealed its Motorrad Vision Next 100, a streamlined, self-balancing model the automaker released as part of its 100th-anniversary celebrations. The zero-emissions bike has got self-balancing wheels […]