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21 Mugello Italy 2012 MotoGP
2 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2012 MotoGP
3 Losail Circuit Qatar 2012 MotoGP
23 Phillip Island Australia 2011 MotoGP
12 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2010 MotoGP
9 Catalunya 2010 MotoGP
15 Mugello Italy 2010 MotoGP
32 Jerez Spain 2010 MotoGP
3 Le Mans France 2009 MotoGP
25 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2008 MotoGP
20 Misano Circuit San Marino 2007 MotoGP
16 Brno Czech Republic 2007 MotoGP
34 Jerez Spain 2007 MotoGP
14 Jerez Spain 2007 MotoGP
20 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2006 MotoGP
19 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2006 MotoGP
19 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2006 MotoGP
13 Sepang Circuit Malaysia 2006 MotoGP
26 Laguna Seca United States 2006 MotoGP
38 Donington Park Great Britain 2006 MotoGP
19 Donington Park Great Britain 2006 MotoGP
7 Valencia 2005 MotoGP
6 Phillip Island Australia 2005 MotoGP
8 Losail Circuit Qatar 2005 MotoGP
 

Turn left at Albuquerque: 2013 Sport-Touring Test

Turn left at Albuquerque: 2013 Sport-Touring Test

Which is the top sport-tourer of 2013? Will the newly refreshed Yamaha FJR1300A and new-from-the-ground-up Triumph Trophy unseat our perennial favorite sporty mile-eater, the KawasakiConcours 14? And what about BMW's stupendous, six-cylinder K1600GT? Our readers want answers, dammit—and we do,...

Published on December 18 2012, 19:22
Source: blogs.motorcyclistonline.com
 

Well, you learn something new every day. In this case, the "you" would be me and my use of the word sipe. I've been using it for years to mean the grooves in a tire's tread pattern. (Several online dictionaries, the one built in to my laptop's OS, and the dictionary of record, the Oxford English... 

Recently, we brought you the story of Michael Czysz, designer/architect to the stars, fervent motorcycle enthusiast, and a visionary in the motorcycle world. It's a tale of the man, his passion, his unfortunate illness, and how motorcycles make him feel alive again. Judging by the comments left... 

This week, we once again visit with Yossef Schvetz. His adventures this time involve him on Moto Guzzi's new 1100 Breva almost a decade ago. A former Guzzi owner himself, Schvetz shows some restraint when presented with the Big Breva, but turns out to be pleasantly surprised after learning more... 

The Mayans seriously screwed up. Either that, or we are not very good at reading their hieroglyphs. Most of us woke up last December 22nd and realized that the predicted doomsday hadn't materialized. But it got the Cycle World staff thinking... Even though we dodged that one, shouldn't we be... 

The manual transmission is well on its slide into obsolescence within the automotive world. Meanwhile, every major motorcycle manufacturer is developing fresh bikes to appeal to a new generation of riders, with a renewed focus on looking at ways to lower inhibitions of entry-level riders. Case... 

So many sport tourers, so little time. Seeing all the choices available for testing this year, we decided to break up the sport touring test into arbitrary categories: twins and not twins. We even contemplated a bagless sport tourer shootout but that would be, well, too arbitrary.That left us... 

Forget 750s or open-class sportbikes, the real battle for supremacy is waged in the 600 class — these are the best-selling sportbikes made. Here, manufacturers pump huge amounts of money into research and development to produce the quickest, fastest, best-handling machines possible. This...