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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
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
18 Motegi Japan 2004 MotoGP
32 Donington Park Great Britain 2004 MotoGP
 

What patents can tell us about your next motorcycle

What patents can tell us about your next motorcycle

It used to be that we'd have to wait for spy photos, leaked info or rumor to glean info on future motorcycles. But now, thanks to publicly available patent archives freely available on the Internet, it's possible to find real information, directly from the source — the R&D departments at...

Published on January 6 2013, 20:31
Source: hellforleathermagazine.com
 

We just finished riding the 2018 Honda Gold Wing Tour in Austin, Texas – a day early I might add...because it's snowing...in Texas. Still, clocking close to 200 miles on Honda's sixth generation of this venerable touring machine has provided us with some interesting insights into the next Wing.... 

Back in the "good" old days of magneto ignition and leather-belt final drives, roadside repairs on a motorcycle were the rule, not the exception. Today, so long as you're not a crasher, you can probably ride a new bike across a continent without doing anything more than topping off the tank... 

The Las Vegas motorcycle auctions, held early January for the past 25 years, are the 800-pound gorilla of the collector-bike market, setting benchmark prices as the whole world is watching. This year more than 1000 machines sat parked in two hotels: Bally's for the traditional English Bonhams... 

Is the Ducati Panigale V4 S the most anticipated motorcycle of 2018? If you are a diehard sport biker, the answer is probably yes, though a number of significant models are debuting this year, from several manufacturers. Still, in terms of ground-changing machines, the Panigale V4 has to rank... 

The motorcycle industry is in trouble and it's all my fault. When I say "my," I mean millennials. We get blamed for being lazy and entitled – and now for the decline of the motorcycle industry. Aging motorcyclists are going out faster than newer riders are coming in. Younger folks just don't... 

"Ride the Revolution." That's Yamaha's tag line for its latest sci-fi powersport creation— the three-wheel equipped NIKEN. But the NIKEN is more than just a Transformer-esque motorcycle equipped with an extra wheel, instead, its engineered specifically to increase cornering grip, while... 

Dear MOby, Could you tell which is the best battery type for my S1000RR? Many thanks, Ray Dear Ray, Hmmm, looks like most BMW S1000RRs have AGM batteries as original equipment – Absorbent Glass Mat. That's a step above the old lead-acid filled battery for sure, and you can read all about AGM...