Motorcycle Technology

Reflecting bygone Times: San Francisco International Introduces America’s First Motorcycles – The Moodie Davitt Report

UNITED STATES. An exhibit exploring the history and development of motorcycles has opened at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). the OFS Museum The exhibition, in the international departures terminal, began on February 11 and will run until September 19, 2021. According to the organizers of the exhibition, the first American …

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Ten MotoGP Books You Must Read

There couldn’t be a better time to learn more about motorcycle racing than now. A lot of us are in a kind of lockdown, with more time than usual, so these are the perfect days to deepen the sport. I’ve been addicted to motorcycles, motorcycle racing, and books for almost …

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Volcon presents an all-electric youth model called “The Runt” – Roadracing World Magazine

Volcon announces fully electric children’s motorcycle, aptly named “The Runt” Volcon introduces the Runt, a kid-friendly version of the full-size two-wheeled model, the Grunt The Runt is equipped with app-based geolocation controls, remote monitoring, performance limiters, and failover notifications to create parenting peace of mind Available for pre-order now, with …

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10 classic motorcycles every biker should ride

Over the years, we have seen incredible developments and achievements in motorcycle technology. So many bikes came and went as technology was refined and refined for public consumption. Although there were a few hiccups along the way, they served to aid in the progress and development of motorcycles. Some bikes …

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BMW paves the way for automated motorcycle technology

Automated driving has long been one of the main goals of the automotive industry. Companies like Tesla have pioneered the introduction of driverless cars. There are many variations of programming to try to master automated driving. From simple automated lane change and braking systems to highly advanced fully automated driving …

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Know the difference • Equipment patrol

There are only two types of wheels that you will see riding under the average modern motorcycle: metal spoked wheels and alloy wheels. From the first commercial motorcycles in the early 1900s until the late 1960s, wire spoked wheels reigned supreme. Then in the 1970s, one-piece cast aluminum and magnesium …

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Self-balancing motorcycle: how does it work?

Besides the primary goal of going electric, achieving autonomy to eliminate human intervention from processes is the next target that manufacturers are aiming for. We already have cars that can drive on their own and the technology is only getting better as you read this. For a machine as personal …

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Harley-Davidson patents self-balancing motorcycle technology

Harley-Davidson has filed a patent for a self-balancing mechanism that will sit in the motorcycle’s top case. By Preetam Bora | Update: 08-Jun-20 20:01 IST 0 Views See the pictures Harley-Davidson has filed patents for a revolutionary new self-balancing technology The latest patent images reveal a self-balancing mechanism that Harley-Davidson …

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TFT displays are the next motorcycle tech trend

The design of gauge clusters is a dying art. Speedometers and tachometers were placed on the front of motorcycles like mechanical one-handed watches, projecting only the information most relevant to the rider: vehicle speed, engine speed, and odometer. Then, like most analog things, digital became the preference and, for the …

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Honda launches self-balancing motorcycle

TOKYO Amid the rapid advancements in motorcycle technology, Honda Motor is pushing the boundaries even further with a self-balancing system that could pave the way for a whole new kind of riding. Entering the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January for the first time in 10 years, …

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