2015 Yamaha YZF R1M

Yamaha R1S to be Entry Level R1, Released at end of 2015

The all new Yamaha R1 and R1M have been huge critical successes. Packed to the brim with the latest technology, a wonderful engine and a well sorted frame, the all new R1 set the bar for Japanese superbikes. The only criticism of the bike has been its price where instead of competing with other Japanese literbikes, the new Yamaha superbike plays with the European heavyweights from Ducati and BMW. But it looks like Yamaha is ...
A Man, His Dog and a 10 Year Motorcycle Adventure

A Man, His Dog and a 10 Year Motorcycle Adventure

Almost ten years ago, Are Gureghian lost both his mother and his only son. Unable to cope with normal life, he rescued his dog Spirit from being put down at the pound and set out on a journey across America with his motorcycle and sidecar. They camp wherever they go and are still riding today. Gureghian has documented his amazing travels and journey with both photo and video, some of which you can see on his website. He's ...
Is A Ducati Scooter Being Made?

Is A Ducati Scooter In the Pipeline? Let’s Hope Not

Rumors of a Ducati scooter are similar to rumors of Elvis still being alive - plainly wrong but resurfacing every so often. But in a recent interview at Italian magazine Moto.it, the door was left wide ajar by current CEO Claudio Domenicali. In response to a question about whether a scooter manufactured by Ducati would be akin to blasphemy, Domenicali stated that "A scooter marked Ducati is not blasphemy - we never said nor ...

The Total Motorcycling Manual Book Review

Have you ever wanted to buy a gift for someone who is about to start riding a bike, but not sure what to get?  Some sort of motorcycle clothing is probably what they need most, but buying something of decent quality is hardly cheap.  But what about a book?  If you're looking to get a book for someone who is brand new to riding, then perhaps the Total Motorcycling Manual is what you've been looking for.  And you might even ...