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Your Favorite Superheroes are Here Again: New from HJC

HJC helmets broaden its superhero line-up. Begin press release Your Favorite Superheroes are Here Again! NEW Spider-Man and Iron Man graphics have been added to HJC’s Marvel motorcycle helmet line-up to celebrate the release of Spider-Man: Homecoming. The CS-R3 Spider-Man: Homecoming motorcycle helmet graphic clearly reflects Spider-Man’s digital, blue and red suit from the new movie; vs the classic, comic Spider-Man graphic that was previously released on the RPHA 11. This graphic will appear on HJC’s CS-R3 model, one of HJC’s staple helmets available at an accessible price for all…

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Born Free Motorcycle Show Report

The Born Free “vintage chopper and classic motorcycle show,” is now in it’s ninth year of existence, and it shows no signs of slowing down. The event took place at the 17-acre Oaks Canyon Ranch located behind Irvine Lake in Orange County, CA, June 24-25. As the event continues to grow and larger brands and manufacturers participate, some will worry the core values the show was built on may begin to dissipate. This has not shaken the steadfast resolve of founders Grant Peterson and Mike Davis to keep the event…

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Whats Up with Snatchy, Abrupt Throttles?

Ask MO Anything: And Why do the Euro Bikes come out smelling like a rose? Greetings MO! Once again, I commend your publication as being my primary source of all things two-wheeled. Keep up the excellent, objective journalism. Now to my question: Looking at the latest round of superbikes (as an example, though it seems that this has been an issue for some time), it seems that the European manufacturers (generally) are able to get not only pretty excellent torque curves on the dyno with no major dips, they also…

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Spirit of Sturgis Antique Motorcycle Races on Historic Sturgis Half-Mile Aug. 7

Antique motorcycles set to race August 7 at the Historic Sturgis Half Mile Race Track Sturgis, SD Pappy Hoel, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally’s forefather, will have his vision for motorcycling in the Black Hills honored with three national half-mile championship races and an authentic dirt drag race open to Pre-1970s’ vintage motorcycles, all based out at the very same track where it all began back in 1938. The organizers of the Spirit of Sturgis Vintage Motorcycle Festival are excited to announce the second annual antique motorcycle races will be held…

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AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame 2017 Inductees

The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Class of 2017 includes giants of the motorcycle lifestyle, sport and industry. Begin Press Release: AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame announces Class of 2017 Fans, family, industry will celebrate inductees on Sept. 22 in Columbus PICKERINGTON, OH (June 26, 2017) – The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame will welcome five new inductees on Sept. 22 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. The ceremony, which takes place in conjunction with the American International Motorcycle Expo, will officially induct FMF Racing founder Donnie Emler…

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AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2017

Fans, family, industry will celebrate inductees on Sept. 22 in Columbus The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame will welcome five new inductees on Sept. 22 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. The ceremony, which takes place in conjunction with the American International Motorcycle Expo, will officially induct FMF Racing founder Donnie Emler Sr., off-road racing champion Eddie Lojak Sr., world motocross champion and Road 2 Recovery founder Bob Moore, racer and filmmaker Peter Starr and racer, team owner and publisher John Ulrich. “The AMA Motorcycle Hall of…

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V2V Coms May One Day Save Your Bacon

An Israeli company thinks the vehicle-to-vehicle communications technology it developed for larger vehicles can keep cars from running into your bike and vice versa. Autotalks has joined industry supplier Bosch to develop and test a Wi-Fi-based communication system that can track vehicles in the vicinity – regardless of whether they’re in view – and alert the rider to an imminent collision. Read the whole story at Wired.com V2V Coms May One Day Save Your Bacon appeared first on Motorcycle.com News. V2V Coms May One Day Save Your Bacon Source:…

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US Vice President Mike Pence Slated to Speak at AIMExpo

The annual AIMExpo is a pretty big deal for the American motorcycle industry, it being the de facto consumer and industry trade show for motorcycling, and all. This year’s event might get some extra attention though, as Vice President Mike Pence is slated to deliver the keynote address at the […] The post US Vice President Mike Pence Slated to Speak at AIMExpo appeared first on Asphalt & Rubber. US Vice President Mike Pence Slated to Speak at AIMExpo Source: asphaltandrubber

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Round 4 KTM RC Cup Championship

KTM’s RC Cup is the future of the sport. Begin Press Release: CORY VENTURA AND JACKSON BLACKMON TAKE RC CUP WINS IN UTAH Round 4 – KTM RC Cup Championship Salt Lake City, Utah (January 29, 2017) – Monster Energy Kawasaki riders Eli Tomac and Josh Grant came into Round 4 of the AMA Monster Energy Supercross, an FIM World Championship looking for the win. It wasn’t long before the No. 3 machine was looking comfortable underneath the dome, qualifying four-tenths of a Round four of the 2017 KTM RC Cup…

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MotoGP Assen: Ecstatic Rossi on win “I race motorcycles for this feeling”

The TT Circuit Assen might not be the track it used to be for some people but the oldest circuit on the calendar remains one of the best and this year it hosted another incredible day of racing. After a brilliant Moto3 race (is there any other kind?) it was MotoGP’s turn. French rookie Johann […] MotoGP Assen: Ecstatic Rossi on win “I race motorcycles for this feeling” Source: Motofire

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A Heartbreaking, Scary Moment In Supercross + Video

When you’re an amateur racer, you fight for everything. You fight to be able to afford to make it to the next round, you fight to get your name in front of factory sponsors and you fight just to make it to the main event. Tyler Enticknap is an amateur Supercross racer who was poised to make the first main event of his career when he got tangled up with Devin Raper at the East Rutherford New Jersey round of the Monster Energy Supercross. Raper’s leg managed to get caught in the swing-arm of Enticknap’s…

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An Ironhead Chopper Named Trucky

15 years already that Taber Nash professionally dedicates all his time to the manufacturing of very unique motorcycles and of unusual parts and leather goods. Addicted to swap meets, he collects everything catching up his eye because visually exciting or representative of a… This is a content summary only. Click on headlines for full links, images, other content and more! An Ironhead Chopper Named Trucky Source: Cyril Huze

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