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March 2022 – Roadracing World Magazine

On the front cover: When Hogs Fly: Racing Editor Chris Ulrich rides the Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special 131R of MotoAmerica King of the Baggers title winner Kyle Wyman at India Motorsports Ranch. Photo courtesy of Harley-Davidson. Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, riding and …

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Where to Ride in March: Track Days, Schools and Races – Roadracing World Magazine

The following track days, riding schools and racing events are scheduled by organizations based in the United States and Canada in March 2022. Motorcycle track days, riding schools and races are published under the Events Calendar tab on the homepage of this website, or you can go directly to the …

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Intro: Ducati Multistrada V4 Pikes Peak 2022, in the February issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2022, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the February 2022 issue of Roadracing World: Extract: “Do you want to take one off-road?” Someone asked me. “I’ve driven the (Multistrada) 1260 off-road, and I think this one would be even better,” I replied. I was speaking with Ducati Brand Ambassador …

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Enter to win a set of Dunlop Q3+ tyres! – Magazine of the world of road racing

The Roadracing World 2022 Reader Survey Part 3 is brought to you by Dunlop. The winner of this survey will win a set of Dunlop Q3+ motorcycle tires in the sizes of their choice. The Q3+ was engineered at Dunlop’s headquarters in Buffalo, NY, extensively tested at Dunlop’s proving grounds …

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Smart helmet start-up with global ambition raises $6 million

Sydney-based motorcycle technology The Forcite company raised nearly $6 million in its latest funding round, money that will be used to fuel global expansion. Founded in 2013, the company has delivered nearly 1,400 smart headphones across Australia and maintains a waiting list of over 13,000. About half of this demand …

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Enter to win a DID VR46 chain and Woodcraft frame sliders! – Magazine of the world of road racing

The Roadracing World 2022 Reader Survey Part 2 is brought to you by DID and Woodcraft. The winner of this survey will win a DID VR46 Rossi X-Ring sealed drive chain, valued at $146.50-$196.33 depending on application, and a set of Woodcraft frame sliders with new inserts optional Cerakote tints, …

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February 2022 – Roadracing World Magazine

On the front cover: Josh Herrin drives through the infield at Daytona International Speedway during an AHRMA event in January, driving the 955cc Ducati Panigale V2, he will race against 600cc to 750cc four-cylinder and 675 three-cylinder motorcycles 798cc in the new look, March 2022 Daytona 200. Herrin won the …

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Enter for a chance to win a new Arai Corsair-X RSW Trico helmet! – Magazine of the world of road racing

© 2022, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. The Roadracing World 2022 Reader Survey Part 1 is brought to you by Arai Helmet, Inc. Arai Helmet, Inc. offers one winner a Arai Corsair-X RSW Trico Helmetvalued at $999.95. Arai is proud to present the Arai Corsair-X in the RSW Trico graphic. Perhaps …

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A chance to invest in Forcite

Australian smart helmet maker Forcite has attracted $6 million from investors and crowdfunding as it prepares to launch the Forcite MK1S, an updated version of its first smart helmet, in the coming months. There is still a little time to invest in this growing small business – more information. Forcite …

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The future of motorcycling is about to be much more automated

The arrival of self-driving cars has created a lot of uncertainty about the future of motorcycling. AI-driven automobiles are intelligent, logical machines with cutting-edge technology and innovative safety systems. Motorcycles are rather antiquated in comparison. Motorcycles can be deadly, out of control and thrilling to ride. However, how will they …

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Jonathan Bettinger Obituary (1972 – 2022) – Phoenix, AZ

Jonathan Scott Betting 1972 – 2022 Phoenix, AZ—Beloved father, son, brother and friend, Jonathan Scott Bettinger died suddenly on January 17, 2022, at the age of 49. Jon was born March 11, 1972, in Cebu City, Philippines, to Cass and Carolyn Ford Bettinger (Boies), and moved with his family to …

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Where to Ride in February: Track Days, Schools and Races – Roadracing World Magazine

The following track days, riding schools and racing events are scheduled by organizations based in the United States and Canada in February 2022. Motorcycle track days, riding schools and races are posted under the Events Calendar tab on the home page of this website, or you can go directly to …

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Rhode Island: Proposed new budget for 2022 includes tax cut for motorcyclists

Rhode Island just had a budget proposal that could potentially provide a “sales tax exemption for the trade-in value of motorcycles” — and while the author may not be so happy about it, we’re intrigued by what it might mean for runners in Rhode Island. Let’s dig into it. Upriseri …

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Annual AMA Awards recognize MotoAmerica and Roadracing World – Roadracing World Magazine

2021 AMA Racing and Organizer Awards Announcement AMA Athletes of the Year, AMA Racers of the Year Recognized PICKERINGTON, Ohio— The American Motorcyclist Association is pleased to recognize the winners of its 2021 AMA Racing and Organizer Awards, which are given to individuals and organizations who have distinguished themselves in …

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2021 AMA Racing and Organizer Awards Announcement

Press release | January 25, 2022 The American Motorcyclist Association has recognized individuals and organizations for its 2021 AMA Racing and Organizer Awards. This is a press release from the American Motorcyclist Association… Pickerington, OH (January 25, 2022) – The American Motorcyclist Association is pleased to recognize the winners of …

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MotoGP analysis: Jim Redman, star of the 1960s, in the January issue – Roadracing World Magazine

Featured in the January 2022 issue of Roadracing World: On September 17, 1961, Mike Hailwood on a four-cylinder RC162 won the 250cc Swedish Grand Prix at Kristianstad and with this victory secured Honda’s first world championship. Jim Redman finished the race in fourth, completing a top-four sweep for Hwave. The …

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Shops: 619 Kneedraggrz, in the January issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2022, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the January 2022 issue of Roadracing World: “When I first started racing, one of the biggest challenges I faced was transporting my bike and my stuff around the circuit. I only had a car that couldn’t tow anything, so I had to …

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Where Are They Now: Wes Cooley (RIP) – Roadracing World Magazine

The following article originally appeared in the January 2018 issue of Road racing world and motorcycle technology magazine. To read more articles like this subscribe to Roadracing World. Where are they now: Wes Cooley “If I won, that meant I would do my best…” By Michel Gougis Copyright 2018, Roadracing …

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January 2022 – Roadracing World Magazine

On the front cover: Five times MotoAmerica Superbike champion and 2021Moto2 rookie Cameron Beaubier (6) on a Moto2 racing motorcycle, equipped with a Triumph 765cc engine selected in a lottery. Mat Oxley explains how it all works behind the scenes at Moto2. Photo by Brian J. Nelson. Roadracing World & …

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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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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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The size of the global connected motorcycles market is expected to

New York, December 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Connected Motorcycles Market by Hardware, Calling Service, Communication Type, Network Type, End User, Service, Motorcycle Type, Application, Propulsion and Region – Global Forecast to 2027 “- https://www.reportlinker.com/p05839846/?utm_source=GNW The growing demand for services such as rider …

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The global connected motorcycles market size is expected to grow from $ 55 million in 2021 to $ 757 million by 2027, at a CAGR of 54.7%

Factors such as the growing demand for connectivity devices in motorcycles, measures taken by governments to improve the safety of motorcyclists, the increased demand for real-time vehicle dynamics and motorcycle tracking have increased the demand for connected motorcycles. in the whole world. New York, December 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – …

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E-Xplorer SA to promote the FIM E-Xplorer World Cup Electric Racing Series – Roadracing World Magazine

E-Xplorer SA signs as official promoter of the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) ahead of the first FIM E-Xplorer World Cup E-Xplorer SA becomes the official promoter of the FIM series and the holder of the commercial rights ahead of the inaugural first season of the FIM E-Xplorer World Cup …

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Connected Motorcycle Market Worth $ 757 Million By 2027

CHICAGO, December 16, 2021 / PRNewswire / – According to New Market Research Report “Connected motorcycle market by device (integrated, connected), call service, type of communication (V2V, V2I), type of network (C-V2X, DSRC), end user (private, commercial), service, type of motorcycle, application, propulsion and region – Global Forecast until 2027 …

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The coolest new motorcycles of 2021

This story is part of our year-end This Year in Gear series, bringing together the most notable releases of 2021. For all the sensations available in this world, there is nothing like the pleasure of riding a motorcycle. You drive a car, but you master a motorcycle – merging with …

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Norton Motorcycles unveils new Café Racer bike ahead of the big show

Legendary manufacturer Norton Motorcycles has unveiled the prototype of a new motorcycle. The V4CR is a Café Racer derivative of the company’s V4SV superbike. It is the first prototype designed, manufactured and built at the company’s recently opened global headquarters in Solihull. READ MORE: Huge festive biker parade to cross …

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Give me the key to 12 @VGR

In order to Nacon Connect which will be held on July 6, 2021, Nacon, a subsidiary of the French publisher BigBen Interactive, not only entrusted us with the WRC 10 Demo for which we concocted a taste, but also allowed us to access RiMS Racing upstream. It’s still a mechanical …

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December 2021 – Roadracing World Magazine

On the front cover: Nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi rode his Yamaha YZR-M1 during the last MotoGP weekend of his career, at the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia, Spain. Photo courtesy of Petronas Yamaha. Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, riding and technology information. …

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Stores: Steady Garage, in the November issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: When American Honda presented its all-new 2022 Grom model to reporters, the company let them go on the narrow mountain roads of the Angeles National Forest, north of Los Angeles. And for a base of …

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Driving KTM’s $ 38,999 RC 8C, in November issue – Roadracing World Magazine

Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: “The large group of riders gathered in the pit lane of the Jerez circuit, eagerly awaiting the blue garage doors to roll and unveil their new 2022 KTM RC 8C track bikes. finally opened, they revealed a fleet of 25 KTM …

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Where to Ride in December: Track Days, Schools and Races – Roadracing World Magazine

The following track days, riding schools and racing events are scheduled by organizations based in the United States and Canada in December 2021. Motorcycle track days, riding schools and races are published under the Events Calendar tab on the home page of this website, or you can go directly to …

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2022 Trackday Directory: Submit schedules and photos by February 1 – Roadracing World Magazine

Roadracing World Publishing is now requesting schedule and photo submissions from track day organizers and riding school operators for the 2022 season to put in Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology magazine and the annual edition of the 2022 Roadracing World Trackday Directory. What is the World road racing directory? Check …

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Racing History: Harley-Davidson’s Top Secret World Superbike and MotoGP Project – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: Just over 20 years ago, a series of high-level management meetings were held at Harley-Davidson’s corporate headquarters in Milwaukee, on the shores of Lake Michigan. During these encounters, there were two opposing factions. First, the …

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Dyno Testing: Chasing Missing Power, in the November issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: How powerful is the newest Ducati Streetfighter? The answer depends on the equipment you are in. The question arose when Roadracing World tested a 2021 Ducati Streetfighter kit, which felt as fast as anything on …

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Heavy Metal: BMW R 18 B and R 18 Transcontinental, in the November issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: “El Hefe was tearing the guitar from the ‘We Called It America’ intro apart when the little Marshall 25w speakers in the front of the fairing were drowned out by a terrible cacophony as the …

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Norton Motorcycles opens new global headquarters

ANI | Update: November 12, 2021 10:39 AM STI Solar park (Solihull) [United Kingdom], Nov. 12 (ANI / NewsView): Norton Motorcycles has announced the completion of its new global headquarters. The brand new facility houses state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities and the company’s new global design and R&D center.It is a key …

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November 2021 – Roadracing World Magazine

On the front cover: Race editor Chris Ulrich rides KTM’s RC 8C wild track bike in Jerez, Spain, while his gear bag and leathers hang out and relax in Minneapolis, courtesy of Delta Airlines. Photo courtesy of KTM. Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, …

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These are the most underrated ’80s Honda motorcycles

The 1980s were a decade that brought great advances in motorcycle technology. Indeed, many new designs were under development, with manufacturers pushing their machines into new performance categories. Honda’s exposure to the American market was significant during this decade, with the manufacturer producing a large number of legendary motorcycles. Without …

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Electric Motorcycle Company Advances Clean Tech

Damon Motors Inc. of British Columbia is developing advanced electric motorcycle technology that will advance clean transportation technology and create new jobs with support from the CleanBC Go Electric Advanced Research and Commercialization (ARC) program. Bruce Ralston, Minister of Energy, Mines and Low Carbon Innovation, who attended a recent groundbreaking …

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Avon 3D Ultra Xtreme tyres, tried and tested in the September 2021 issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the September 2021 issue of Roadracing World: “My wife Sandy is a long time supporter of my racing habits and recently told me she was impressed when many years ago I ordered Avon tires shipped from England for my old Kawasaki EX500. …

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Designer reinvents iconic Akira motorcycle

We recently talked about the 5 Classic Motorcycle Movies You Must Watch and in that list was the cyberpunk sci-fi anime Akira. Some of you may have watched this movie before and are intimately familiar with Kaneda’s bike, the bright red tourer / hot rod / superbike featured prominently in …

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SMOOT Unveils New Smart EV Concept With Exchangeable Battery Innovation

Copyright 2021 PR Newswire. All rights reserved2021-08-02 Jakarta, Indonesia, August 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – PT Smoot Motor Indonesia (SMI) proudly launched its eco-friendly smart electric vehicle called SMOOTH. The Indonesian-made electric motorcycle embodies the exclusive battery exchange technology invented by PT Swap Energi Indonesia. This technology allows users …

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Honda wire clutch in the works

When the General Dynamics F-16 was introduced in the mid-1970s, it was the first production application of the so-called “fly-by-wire” flight control system, replacing conventional cables and hydraulics with electronics. The 2006 Yamaha YZF R6 was the first production motorcycle with an electrically controlled throttle. These electronic systems allow the …

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Upgrades and latest motorcycle trends in 2021

Many advances have been made in the world of technology. Many of them have been discovered in recent years. They shape virtually every area imaginable and make major differences in our daily lives. Some of them bring significant changes to motorcycles and new opportunities for motorcyclists. It’s no secret that …

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18 new KTM 2022 bikes! • Total motorcycle

18 new KTM 2022 bikes with unmatched speed that pushes the limits of performance! Designed on the racetrack and setting new higher standards, the new 2022 KTM motorcycles are the winner’s choice. New suspension technology, traction control, launch control, variable engine mapping, new starters and advanced technological solutions. The good …

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Energica says 15-minute 85% charge isn’t far

As electric mobility technology increases, many people are wondering when electric motorcycles will be competitive with their internal combustion counterparts. For the most part, charging times and range are the key parameters that people worry about. If motorcyclists embrace electric mobility en masse, electric motorcycles will need to compare well …

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May 2021 – Roadracing World Magazine

Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, riding and technology information. Roadracing World and motorcycle technology The magazine is available in print and digital formats. SUBSCRIBE NOW. Or call (909) 654-4779 to subscribe, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday. Log in …

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Honda files patent for power steering system

The autonomous automobile, or autonomous vehicle (AV), is slowly but steadily creeping into reality, with Honda releasing the first Level 3 AV available to the public in 2021. With only 100 available to select customers in Japan alone, the Honda Legend will enable drivers take their eyes off the road …

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We hire! | Rider’s magazine

Do you like motorcycles? Are you curious, adventurous and hardworking? Do you like challenges? Are you creative, detail-oriented, and good at problem solving? Are you experienced in creating written and visual content for multiple platforms including print, web, and social media? Do you like to travel and experience multi-day motorcycle …

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Case Study: Triumph TE-1 Project

Developers of remarkable new electric motorcycle discuss intricacies of test program for landmark project In May 2019, a new collaborative project was initiated between Triumph Motorcycles, Williams Advanced Engineering, Integral Powertrain and WMG at the University of Warwick, to design and build high performance electric motorcycle technology. After the completion …

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April 2021 – Roadracing World Magazine

Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, riding and technology information. Roadracing World and motorcycle technology The magazine is available in print and digital formats. SUBSCRIBE NOW. Or call (909) 654-4779 to subscribe, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday. Log in …

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Hanging with Bobby Fong, in the March issue – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the March 2021 issue of Roadracing World: There were times when Bobby Fong found himself facing the possibility that his racing career was over, but he never gave up. That perseverance led the 29-year-old to become the 2019 MotoAmerica Supersport Champion and …

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The OFS museum hosts exhibitions of motorcyclists

When I think of pre-COVID airports, I think of facilities crowded with people, security, airplanes, and long queues. What I don’t think about is stumbling upon a museum with interesting exhibits on motorcyclists in the terminals of the establishment. But that’s exactly what you’ll find at San Francisco International Airport …

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March 2021 – Roadracing World Magazine

Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, riding and technology information. World of road racing and motorcycle technology The magazine is available in print and digital format. SUBSCRIBE NOW. Or call (909) 654-4779 to subscribe, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday. …

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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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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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