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Marc Marquez Confirms He Will Miss The First Two MotoGP Races at QatarThe first 2019 Summer weekend promises to be a real treat for all the Italian WorldSBK fans as the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship will return at the fascinating Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli for Round 7 of the season. Situated just a few kilometers away from the beautiful sandy...   

Drool-Worthy Classic Suzuki Race Bikes Featured in New Video   

Is the Africa Twin 1,084cc Engine Headed for a Standard Style BikeWhen I started working as a journalist in this industry, Honda was very reluctant to share engines between different product platforms. At the time, I thought that the RC51 v-twin superbike motor would be an ideal candidate (in a different state of tune, perhaps) for use in a naked...   

Kawasaki Takes the Wraps Off Five 2021 ModelsAfter a lengthy tease, Kawasaki took the wraps off five 2021 models, some of which are a bit more exciting than others. Kawasaki is introducing two KLX300 models, including street legal dual-sport and supermoto versions. Still displacing 292cc, the engines in these bikes seem to relate back to...   

After Undergoing Second Surgery on Broken Arm, Marc Marquez Will Sit Out This Weekend's Race at BrnoIt was supposed to be an heroic comeback ... racing less than a week after surgery to repair the broken arm of Marc Marquez. Marquez said he was a champion, and that he "had to try." Well, actually, he didn't. On the eve of a triple header (back-to-back races at Brno and the Red Bull Ring),...   

Beautiful Aprilia RS 660 Takes Lightweight Twin Performance to New LevelsAprilia debuted its first lightweight twin in the form of the RS 660. Built around a 660cc parallel twin that delivers a claimed 100 horsepower, Aprilia is moving the bar for performance in this engine category. That parallel twin is essentially a re-worked single bank of the V4 found in other...   

Ducati celebrates the 25th anniversary of the 916 with a limited-edition Panigale V4(Bologna, Italy), 10 July 2019 – It's twenty-five years since the Ducati 916 made its first appearance. A bike destined to transform the world of motorcycle design and to make fans all over the world fall in love. The 916 was uniquely stylish, elegant, light and technologically innovative: a...   

Yamaha Previews Activities for Laguna Seca MotoAmerica and World Superbike Race WeekendMARIETTA, Ga. – July 10, 2019 –Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, will host a special presentation for the next evolution of R World this upcoming weekend at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Salinas, California during the MotoAmerica Championship of Monterey and FIM Superbike World Championship....   

Ducati prepares for the halfway point in the championship and its second home raceAfter the Jerez weekend, which saw two wins and a crash for Álvaro Bautista in front of his home crowd, as well as some unexpected difficulties for team-mate Chaz Davies, the Aruba.it Racing – Ducati team arrives at Misano Adriatico for the seventh round of the season out of 13 and the midpoint...   

Sun and fun at the Pata Riviera di Rimini RoundThe first 2019 Summer weekend promises to be a real treat for all the Italian WorldSBK fans as the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship will return at the fascinating Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli for Round 7 of the season. Situated just a few kilometers away from the beautiful sandy...