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Lawmaker Says Motorcycles (or bicycles) don’t belong in his County

Lawmaker says bikes and motorcycles should not be allowed in Suffolk Co New Jersey

Thomas F. Barraga (R-West Islip) says people should ride bikes at all in Suffolk County New York because “Suffolk County is a suburban automobile community — drivers expect to see other drivers on the road, not bicyclists and motorcyclists.”  … Continue Reading

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Motorcycle Powered Tornado Shelter Tester

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A non-profit company has found a unique way to test tornado shelters. They use motorcycles. Imagine a pitching machine in baseball, that uses motorcycles to hurl projectiles. It’s a tornado simulator that uses rows of rotating wheels to project 2×4’s.… Continue Reading

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Celebrity Donates Motorcycles To Veterans Charity

We wonder if Demi ever rode on the p-pad with Bruce on this bike?

His face is instantly recognizable and his support of veteran causes is well known. Now the last action hero, Bruce Willis is donating five of his motorcycles that will be auctioned online to benefit Boot Campaign. The auction started two… Continue Reading

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HONDA INTRODUCES NEW MODELS FOR 2013

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Torrence CA:  American Honda unveiled it’s offering of 2013 bikes to the press at its secret company museum and it looks like they’re going after two distinct different markets, the younger buyer and the nostalgia buyer. The retro CB1100 is… 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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A New “Endurance” Rally Debuts in Columbus Ohio

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Columbus OH:  Endurance runs, or rallies have always been the stuff of Hollywood legends.  We still remember Adrienne Barbeau outstanding acting in Cannonball Run, and that unforgettable outfit.  Although it’s doubtful Barbeau will show up for this one, the AMA… Continue Reading

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Honda Recalls 126,000 Gold Wings

Honda is recalling over 100,000 Goldwings due to a potential rear brake problem

HONDA is recalling 2001-2010 and 2012 GL1800 GoldWing motorcycle because of a brake problem.  Information released under Honda’s recall # S03 and NHTSA recall Number: 11V567000 indicates there is a possibility under the right conditions that the combined braking system’s secondary master… Continue Reading

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Indian Announces 2012 Models and Pricing

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When Polaris Industries bought the iconic Indian brand in April of this year it was wildly speculated that Polaris would introduce sweeping changes to the marquee.  At the dealer meeting the new models were unveiled and there were very few… Continue Reading

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Scrap Metal Beast From Bangkok

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If there were a list of the most out of this world bikes, this one would be at the top of it. This motorcycle looks alot like a Predator and will definitely get looks coming down the road. That’s Right!..it’s fully functioning,… Continue Reading

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Europe Set to Require Mandatory ABS for Motorcycles

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According to different sources, and at least one supplier, legislation establishing mandatory anti-lock brakes on motorcycles may soon be sanctioned by the European Parliament before the summer recess at the end of this month. The imminent decision follows a long consultation process… Continue Reading