“I’m different from Casey Stoner or Troy Bayliss, but we all have the same goal” – Francesco Bagnaia

It’s been 14 years since Ducati saw one of its riders become champion. This feat came in 2007 when Casey Stoner finished the championship with 367 points, compared to 242 points for Dani Pedrosa – a difference of 125 points for the Honda rider. However, and judging by how the …

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The 2021 MotoAmerica Champions, in the December issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the December 2021 issue of Roadracing World: The MotoAmerica AMA / FIM North American road racing series crowned six new champions in the 2021 season. Here’s a recap of who won what in Moto America’s six full-time racing classes. —2021 MotoAmerica Champions, …

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RIP Earl Hayden – Cycle news

Press release | December 29, 2021 Progressive American Flat Track offers its condolences to the family and friends of Earl Hayden, Patriarch of the legendary Hayden family, who passed away today following a long battle with cancer. He was 74 years old. This is an American Flat Track press release …

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Tech & Stuff: Cerence x Micware Team Up For Motorcycle Voice Assistance Platforms

Amid the gigantic advancements we’ve seen in electric mobility, there’s one niche of advancement we don’t often think of when it comes to motorcycles: voice assist technology. Of course, we don’t need it, but many manufacturers are already integrating voice assistance into their own branded motorcycles – from Harley-Davidson. Android …

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20 YEARS AGO, BAYLISS RIGNAIT SUPREME WITH DUCATI: NOW, A MOTORCYCLE IS CELEBRATING

There are many ways to celebrate a sports legend who has marked the history of his discipline. The Ducati management team have decided to create a new motorcycle in tribute to Troy Bayliss: the Panigale V2 Bayliss 1st Championship 20th Anniversary. A rare jewel that will delight a small number …

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Woman dies in motorcycle crash in Albany

The road death toll for first responders. Video / NZ Herald Police are investigating the death of a woman in a motorcycle crash on Auckland’s north coast this afternoon. It is the latest fatality in what police have called an “absolutely horrific” string of now 19 deaths over 12 days, …

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Historical illustrations of racing bikes: forensic illustrations, in the December issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the December 2021 issue of Roadracing World: This month’s column is my attempt to answer the question “How do you create these detailed illustrations of racing bikes?” ” We all have talents; God gave me a fascination with everything mechanical and an …

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Julian Alaphilippe: You have to be a masochist to ride a bike, it’s such a difficult sport

Julian Alaphilippe was elected The team‘Champion of Champions’ for the third consecutive year after having preserved his rainbow jersey in spectacular fashion at the World Championships in Leuven. To mark the prize, the QuickStep-Alpha Vinyl rider participated ina joint interview for the newspaper with Bernard Hinault, and the discussion inevitably …

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Make an offer on this Ducati 1098R before it’s too late

The Ducati 1098 is considered by many to be one of the finest modern Ducati sports motorcycles. Following the radical and controversial design of its predecessor, the 999, the 1098 used styling cues to make it appear sleeker and more modern, similar to that of the iconic Ducati 916, a …

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British Army tests electric motorcycles for military airdrops

The British Army is currently testing the tactical advantages of its new Sur-Ron Firefly electric motorcycle, which would be included in military airdrops with paratroopers. With a peak power of around six kilowatts, the lightweight, stealth electric motorcycle produces much lower sound and thermal signatures than gasoline-powered motorcycles, making it …

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