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Harley and BMW Owners Say Their Brands Are Less Reliable, but More Satisfying

Consumer Reports magazine has conducted their first ever motorcycle reliability survey and they say that a quarter of all Harley-Davidson owners reported experiencing a major problem with their motorcycle in the previous four years.  BMW owners reported their motorcycles are… Continue Reading

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Training Class Fail!

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Either this guy wasn’t paying attention when the instructor told him “not the grab” the brakes or he didn’t have a clue what “grabbing” the brakes meant.  Either way,  he’s lucky to come away with nothing more than being a… 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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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

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Little Sturgis Kentucky Rally Out of Gas

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(editor’s note*  There is a new rally at the Union County Fairgrounds on the same weekend as Little Sturgis.  For more info, visit www.kentuckybikefest.com) The economy has done what the lawyers could not. It’s put the brakes on the Little… Continue Reading