Rumors of two new 250cc Triumph sportbikes have been confirmed. First, images of the pair photographed testing in Spain lit up social networks worldwide. Then Triumph confirmed the bikes’ existence at last fall’s EICMA show, where the company announced it intends to bring both machines to market for 2015. Here’s [...]
ONBOARD VIDEO: Ducati 899 Panigale Hot lapping in the cold rain at Imola. Traction control and rain tires rule!
I was particularly stoked when the boss selected me to attend the recent world press launch of the new 2014 Ducati 899 Panigale. I’m always fired up to test a race-bred Italian sportbike, but this trip would be extra cool because I’d never ridden the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino [...]
MP3, the three-wheeler that tilts its front wheels and leans into corners like a motorcycle, is one of the smartest vehicles that Piaggio has ever produced. Rain or shine, the MP3 will never backfire on you; I can’t think of a safer “two-wheel” urban commuter. In fact, the MP3 responds [...]
2014 BMW S1000R – First Ride Just exactly who is the new S1000RR-with-an-R-missing for, and why would anyone want it?
Why the question above? Simple. We’ve too often witnessed a manufacturer offering a handlebar version of its open-class sportbike, only to be disappointed when we learn that the machine has also lost its character, performance, and smarts. So, getting right to the point, is BMW’s new 2014 S1000R just a [...]