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Special Order Racer: 1965 Harley-Davidson XLRTT

The clutch lever is pulled tight to the handlebar and the throttle opened. Both eyes are on the lights as they blink from amber through to green. Dumping the clutch, Bill Sherman launches his Harley-Davidson XLRTT down the straight asphalt track. He uses the clutch once more for the shift ...

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BMW Vintage Motorbikes – R50 & R50\2

  BMW’s 1956s R50   Leaning against a wall in a crowded five car garage, surrounded by tools and tool chests, lawn mowers and bits of scrap wood, sat the prized possession of the late Richard Costello, a 1958 BMW R50. A pair of black rubber truck mud flaps placed ...

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HARLEY-DAVIDSON KNUCKLEHEAD-History

The 61 cubic-inch E, ES and EL Harley-Davidson models ushered in the transition from the long-serving but under-powered side-valve flathead V-twin engine to the higher tech and higher powered overhead valve pushrod engines. While the new 61 E series model included a number of other product innovations when it was ...

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Harley Davidson-HISTORY OF THE FXR

In 1982 the ad copy said the new FXR Super Glide II was a Harley-Davidson that would “separate the men from the boys,” the implication being that the boys were riding “foreign” motorcycles. The FXR promised to deliver handling to rival sporty bikes from overseas, and the potent performance of ...

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2016 Harley-Davidson CVO Pro Street Breakout

With all eyes on the X Games in Aspen, Colorado, Harley Davidson felt it was a great opportunity to show off two new 2016 models while the spotlight was shining brightly on this playground for the rich and famous. The first bike is the Softail-based CVO Pro Street Breakout. If there ...

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Drifting a 240Hp Suzuki Hayabusa

Meet these wild Fins, the MAD Kuusaa crazy StreetFighter Group of Motorcycle builders from Finland who run a shop named Destroyer Customs. These are their insane drifting street bikes they have built and ride like they’re stolen! Destroyer 1 – a 2001 Suzuki Hayabusa with a 1441cc 240HP/188NM engine. Destroyer ...

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First Ride 2016 Honda CRF450

It wasn’t the first, and it hasn’t always been the best or the fastest, but the Honda CRF450R is the poster child of American motocross. It has been almost from the day it was released in 2002. Prior to that, the world of four-stroke MX had been Yamaha’s private playground, but ...

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Crazy girl does motorcycle stunts

Motorcycle Stunts INSANE GIRL Riding Long Highway Wheelie At ROC Streetfighterz Ride Of The Century 2015 Caught On Video Tape! Watch as girl riding stunt bike performs amazing high speed street stunts & tricks on the freeway such as combo wheelies. Check out this extreme freestyle street bike stunt rider ...

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BMW RnineT vs. Triumph Thruxton R

2016 BMW RnineT vs. 2016 Triumph Thruxton R There are lots of responsible ways to spend $15,000. Mortgage payments. College fund. Even just in the realm of transportation there are a dozen cages you could buy, complete with air-conditioning and power windows, that will get you where you need to ...

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Yamaha MT-10-streetfighter

With a very powerful engine and a competitive price, the Yamaha MT-10 is expected to hit European showrooms in May (Credit: Yamaha) The naked interpretation of the latest R1 superbike created a lot of noise at EICMA last November, even without any performance figures at hand. Yamaha Motor Europe has ...

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