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Honda Recalls CB1000RC For Potential Drive Plate Problems

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 Honda is recalling 1,542 certain model year 2012 NC700XDC and NC700XC motorcycles. Some motorcycles may be equipped with drive chains that contain outer drive plates that were improperly heat-treated, resulting in plate fracture during use, If a plate fractures, the motorcycle can… Continue Reading

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Zero Motorcycles, Inc. (Zero Motorcycles) is recalling certain model year 2012 S and DS motorcycles

Zero Motorcycles, Inc. (Zero Motorcycles) is recalling certain model year 2012 S and DS motorcycles. These motorcycles are equipped with a motor encoder position signal that may drift over the extended use of the motorcycle. If the signal drifts outside… Continue Reading

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Triumph is recalling certain model year 2006-2009 Street Triple, Street Triple R, and Daytona 675 motorcycles

Triumph is recalling certain model year 2006-2009 Street Triple, Street Triple R, and Daytona 675 motorcycles. The regulator/rectifier can overheat and prevent the motorcycle from charging. Once the battery is fully discharged, the motorcycle may stall. If the motorcycle stalls,… Continue Reading

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Polaris is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Victory motorcycles

Polaris is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Victory motorcycles manufactured from January 3, 2012, through August 15, 2012. A torqueing procedure may have been missed on some throttle cable retention nuts. On certain motorcycles, the throttle cable retention nuts for… Continue Reading

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The Pope Will Bless the Hog

The Pope shown recently blessing Ducati's .. we should say something funny here but we just can't think of anything the Nuns at our boarding school would have approved....

VATICAN CITY — The Pope started making motorcycles in 1902, and ended in 1918… no wait, wrong Pope.    Forgive us for we have sinned.  It’s the Pope in Rome… (his holiness Pope Benedict XVI) who will bless Harley-Davidson’s bikes… Continue Reading

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NYPD Loses Seven Motorcycles Seized As Evidence

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New York NY:  You can seize them, but you can’t always keep them.  That is, if you’re the NYPD. In July, the department seized 60 high end motorcycles as evidence in a motorcycle and gun trafficking ring.  in late August,… Continue Reading

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Forgotten Sacrifices; Forgotten Liberty

The "bloody lane."  Antietam Civil War battlefield

In this business, I get to ride a lot of different motorcycles. Not as many as my buddy Neale Bayly, but more than the average reader. I know it sounds like a dream job, and in many ways it is.… Continue Reading

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USA Motorcycle Riders to Hit the Roads of Cuba

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License to operate motorcycle tours of Cuba  awarded to MotoDiscovery MotoDiscovery, a Texas-based tour company known as a pioneer in cutting-edge adventure travel by motorcycle, has been granted a special license to operate tours to Cuba for US motorcycle touring… Continue Reading