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Erik Buell's Fuell Fluid eBike Close to Customer DeliveriesWe informed you a few months ago that one of the most talented, and innovative, engineers/designers in the history of the motorcycle industry, Erik Buell, is involved with a new electric two-wheeler manufacturer known as Fuell. Fuell is building an electric motorcycle, but its first product to...   

2019 Hero Karizma to get a major re-design The original version managed to become hugely popular at a time when the premium segment was mostly invisible here. However, the Karizma brand could not be tapped suitably by Hero MotoCorp for future successes. The Karizma ZMR also performed considerably below expectations. However now Hero...   

Ducati and Hero MotoCorp Making a Baby...Motorcycle? That is the talk of the motorcycle industry today, though this isn't the first time that this idea has been floated in the two-wheeled rumor mill. The reason this rumor keeps coming around is that Ducati seems to be one of the last motorcycle brands really to adopt the small-displacement...   

Made in the USA In fact, if some person told me he or she truly understood how this bewildering behemoth of a trade machine worked, and could predict what would happen if somebody fiddled with a piece of it, I would stick my fingers in my ears and shout "la la la la la la," unless somebody from the...   

Two Enthusiasts Podcast #77 – Fifty Shades of BBQEpisode 77 of the Two Enthusiasts Podcast is out, and in it we talk about our trip to Austin, Texas for the MotoGP race, as well as some news items we've missed in all our travels. Most notably, we talk about the Krämer HKR EVO2 R track/race bike from Germany, which uses a 690cc...   

Erik Buell's Newest Project Is an Electric Street Bike It has been almost a year since we last reported on the demise of Erik Buell Racing, but it has been over two years since we talked about the man himself. What has Buell been up to? Well, from the look of things, making a pivot into the electric motorcycle arena, it seems. Teaming up with New...   

Motorcycle Industry Predictions for 2018 We'll miss Nicky Hayden, who I remember reading about in Roadracing World when he was 13 years old (how old does that make me?), and has now departed this mortal coil way too early. I won't miss, they tell me, the corporate tax rate of 35%, which is going down to 20% and will supposedly juice...   

EBR Motorcycles on the Chopping Block, Yet AgainEBR Motorcycles is set for another go at this liquidation thing, with its owners Liquid Asset Partners having put the company and its assets on the auctioning block once again. Loyal readers will remember that Liquid Asset Partners bought Erik Buell Racing last year, with public plans to...   

Erik Buell Racing Liquidataton Sale of Factory AssetsSad news for Erik Buell fans and supporters: after failing to secure additional investors, Liquid Asset Partners has announced a liquidation sale and live action of all remaining assets from Erik Buell Racing's factory in East Troy, Wisc. The liquidation sale begins with a public sale at the...   

SyncRIDE Attempts Largest Synchronized Ride In history Begin Press Release: Motorcyclists should be seen and not hurt! Introducing the SyncRIDE moto-doc series about how we ride! Toronto, Canada (May 8, 2017) – EatSleepRIDE.com (ESR), introduces seven evocative films and a global ride event powered by the EatSleepRIDE Motorcycle GPS app, a...