Indian Chief Dark Horse

Indian Chief Dark Horse – Cheap(er) and Light(er)

Indian Motorcycles has now officially unveiled the resurrected Indian Chief Dark Horse and in addition photos of the new machine they've released full specifications of the bike, pricing and a release date of later this month. That's great news for Indian fans as it was expected this machine wouldn't be seen in dealers until later this year. Obviously the distinguishing feature for the Dark Horse is its matte black paint ...
New Triumph Speed Triple Spied

New Triumph Speed Triple Spotted

New photos of surfaced of Triumph's Speed Triple, arguably Triumph's most important model and one that is coming under increasing competition from the latest batch of 'super nakeds' from BMW and KTM. The Speed Triple was last updated in 2011 and the spy shots shown here indicate that Triumph is working on an evolution rather than a revolution of the 1,050cc triple. While the exhaust cans on the test bike clearly won't be ...
KTM RC390 Review

KTM RC390 Road Test Review

The KTM RC390 was made with one thing in mind – to be the best possible learner restricted sportsbike in the world. After decades of Kawasaki having the playground to themselves with the baby Ninja, the last few years have really hotted up in beginner sportsbike category and after riding the KTM RC390, we think they may very well have gone to the top of the class. To understand why KTM developed the RC390 with the ...
Polaris Trademarks Name 'Victory Charger'

Polaris Trademarks Name ‘Victory Charger’

Just weeks after announcing that it had purchased the electric motorcycle division of Brammo (makers of the Empulse and Enertia), Polaris have lodged a trademark application for the name 'Victory Charger'. The application goes on to mention that the name would be associated with an electric motorcycle (or parts thereof). Polaris owns both Victory and Indian Motorcycles, but since purchasing Indian back in 2011, the Victory ...
BMW Motorrad Working on a W3 Powered Cruiser?

BMW Motorrad Working on a W3 Powered Cruiser?

BMW Motorrad has been churning out great motorcycle after great motorcycle for the last few years now, but despite all that success there's a gaping hole in it's model lineup - a cruiser. That might be about to change however as new patent documents uncovered indicate that they're working on a W3 configured engine. What is a W3, you might ask? While a BMW cruiser wouldn't be the first motorcycle to ever use such a ...
Why The New Ducati Scrambler Will Introduce A New Generation Of Motorcyclists

Two New Engine Capacities Coming for Ducati Scrambler

Reports have surfaced in the last few days that Ducati has already begun work to expand their Scrambler lineup by way of two new engines - a smaller 500cc model and a larger 1200cc bike. This information has come from both dealer representatives and factory workers in Thailand where Ducati now manufactures a large number of their bikes. Update: Further reports have also come from Ducati representatives in France, making ...
Ronin Motor Works 47 - One of the World's Most Unique Motorcycles

Ronin Motor Works 47 – One of the World’s Most Unique Motorcycles

Despite little differences here and there, the vast majority of motorcycle design follows a pretty similar aesthetic formula. Over the last few decades the only real difference in appearance of how motorcycles looks are that they’re sleeker to take better advantage of aerodynamics. The Ronin 47 is not like that. Love it or hate it, the Ronin 47 is a motorcycle that changes what a modern two wheeler ought to look like and ...
300cc BMW Spotted Testing in Germany K03

300 cc BMW ‘K03’ Spotted Testing in Germany

British motorcycle tabloid MCN has gotten hold of some photos of the motorcycle that will spearhead BMW Motorrad's big push into the small displacement market. Code named K03, the motorcycle is being developed as a partnership between BMW and Indian motorcycle company, TVS. The agreement between BMW and TVS began in 2013 and was entered into to help BMW develop smaller capacity machines for the western market and TVS to make ...