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3 Nelson Piquet Rio 2003 MotoGP
40 Le Mans France 2011 MotoGP
21 Le Mans France 2005 MotoGP
31 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2005 MotoGP
4 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2004 MotoGP
26 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2002 MotoGP
43 Phillip Island Australia 2011 MotoGP
28 Nelson Piquet Rio 2003 MotoGP
13 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2006 MotoGP
35 Phillip Island Australia 2005 MotoGP
13 Phakisa South Africa 2004 MotoGP
47 Phakisa South Africa 2002 MotoGP
19 Valencia 2002 MotoGP
3 Assen Netherlands 2012 MotoGP
36 Phillip Island Australia 2007 MotoGP
10 Jerez Spain 2005 MotoGP
38 Motegi Japan 2004 MotoGP
42 Catalunya 2003 MotoGP
18 Assen Netherlands 2002 MotoGP
11 Mugello Italy 2002 MotoGP
16 Phillip Island Australia 2012 MotoGP
5 Valencia 2012 MotoGP
4 Valencia 2012 MotoGP
12 Aragon 2012 MotoGP
 

ASK KEVIN: Why Do My Exhaust Headers Have Crossover Tubes?

ASK KEVIN: Why Do My Exhaust Headers Have Crossover Tubes?

QUESTION: I just bought a Yamaha FJ-09. It's a great bike and I love its three-cylinder engine. When I look down to admire the three individual exhaust headers, I see they are connected by short lengths of pipe (see photo below). Why does Yamaha do this? Buck Strickland La Puente, CA ANSWER:...

Published on June 27 2015, 18:49
Source: www.cycleworld.com
 

This week's Church feature continues the Yamaha R1 love I started last Sunday with the Y2K Yamaha R1 and the all-new 2015 R1 and R1M posted Friday. Here, we have the first ride review of the 2002 R1, provided to us (with a fee) from one Sir Roger Daily after another freelancer bailed and left MO... 

Why Are you Crying? I'm Fine. by dean adams Wednesday, June 18, 2014 The 1988 Grand Prix season featured a tremendously challenging mid-season run, starting at Imola at the end of May and finishing at Spa in Belgium on July 3. Between those bookends were the notoriously wet Nurburgring on May 29... 

Have I died and gone to motorcycle heaven? Pretty much. EICMA is the world's biggest motorcycle trade show; anyone and everyone who has anything to do with motorcycling is there. From all the OEMs, to aftermarket performance parts manufacturers to riding gear and apparel companies – it's all... 

You see, there is an interesting intersection between the skateboarding and motorcycle subcultures — something about the desire to go one's own way, to engage in some activity of questionable safety, and to enjoy life in the present, much to the chagrin of everyone else. The crossover may no be... 

The new Indian Thunder Stroke 111 engine is running and I have seen it. Polaris Industries, a $3-billion-a-year corporation, bought the King's Mountain Indian business in April, 2011. What I have seen is an entirely new, free-standing design, sharing nothing with previous Indian revivals or... 

What we have in these five bikes: BMW S1000R, Ducati Monster 1200S, Kawasaki Z1000 ABS, KTM Super Duke R, MV Agusta Brutale 1090RR, is an assemblage of pretenders to the throne. What throne? The literbike streetfighter throne upon which Aprilia's Tuono V4R APRC ABS has comfortably resided since... 

Now that 2013 is upon us, we here at Motorcycle.com have been stewing over all the new models with great anticipation, just as we do every year. Adventure bikes are the headliners this year, but whether you like cruisers or sportbikes, are new to the sport or have plenty of miles in the saddle,...