Motorcycle News

For up to date information on the latest bikes, interesting happenings in the motorcycle industry and the latest gossip from the motorcycle racing world, the News section has got you covered. If you want to stay connected and in the know about all things motorcycle, this is the place to be.

Roadracer Larry Pegram To Race Dirt-Track National

Larry Pegram is best known to MO readers as a journeyman American Superbike roadracer, but the man affectionately known as The Worm first came to motorcycle racing via the dirt-track scene. Now, after retiring from roadracing, Pegram will again don dirt-track leathers as he competes on a factory Indian FTR750 this weekend on the half-mile […]

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2018 Bell Helmets Announced

Bell Helmets has made several upgrades to its street helmet line with the introduction of MIPS technology to its Star helmet (on left) and to a new RS-2 (right) that replaces the RS-1. MIPS stands for Multi-Directional Impact Protection System, which allows the shock-absorbing inner structure to slightly rotate – slip-plane-technology – to reduce rotational […]

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Motorcycle Industry Veteran Scot Harden Launches Website

We at MO have known Scot Harden for more than decade. During that time, he’s impressed us with his illustrious career as a champion desert/off-road racer and multi-time Baja winner as well as his key leadership positions at KTM, Husqvarna and Zero Motorcycles. After leaving Zero, the AMA Hall of Famer is reinventing himself as […]

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Yamaha Yard Built XSR900 by Jeff Palhegyi Designs

Jeff Palhegyi has built more than 70 customized motorcycles over the past two decades and has enjoyed a close relationship with Yamaha. With this custom XSR900, Palhegyi took inspiration from the fire-breathing two-stroke TZ750 roadracer (of which he has a few) to build a show-stopping one-of-a-kind creation. The bike features a plethora of modifications, including […]

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Can-Am Announces New Instrumentation for 2018 Spyders

Can-Am’s three-wheelers get instrumentation upgrades heading into 2018, with dual 4.3-inch color gauges being added to several Spyder models, as well as smartphone connectivity. Also, a more powerful six-speaker audio system has been added to RT Spyders. Begin Press Release CAN-AM SPYDER ENHANCES RIDER EXPERIENCE WITH NEW DISPLAY FEATURING SMARTPHONE CONNECTIVITY -New full-color digital instrument […]

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