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BMW Recalls Small Number of GS R1200 for Suspension Problem

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BMW is recalling less than 2 dozen 2013 R1200 GS motorcycles manufactured January 9, 2013, through February 8, 2013.  The manufacturer says because of an insufficient torque of a locking bolt, the front fork tube may loosen.  If the fork… Continue Reading

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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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No More Rainsuits? Introducing the Rainrunner

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A South Asian company, Roof For Two, has developed a novel approach to that pesky problem of sudden downpours ruining an otherwise enjoyable motorcycle commute.  Introducing the Rain Runner.  A portable, fold-flat, quick deploying, rain cover for a motorcycle. You’ll… Continue Reading

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The Reactor Wheel

Charleston, SC- WanaRyd Motorcycle is pleased to announce The Reactor is now available in chrome. It’s a unique 6-spoke directional 3D wheel that’s part of their Stark-Line Series…a premium line of 3D forged one-piece billet wheels. The Stark-Line Series Reactor… Continue Reading

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Customized Donkey

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Now we know when you’re jonesing for your motorcycle fix you’ll do just about anything to get it, but we think this might be taking the art of customizing donkey’s a little too far.  Sure, you probably won’t see another one like… Continue Reading

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BMW Recalls S 1000 Models

BMW is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 S 1000 RR motorcycles manufactured September 2011, through December 2012. Due to a manufacturing fault, the side-stand attachment bolts could start to loosen. The loosening of the side-stand bolts could cause the stand… Continue Reading

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DEAL OF THE DAY! Saddlebag Cooler Set

Take the bar with you!

Perfect for those riders who enjoy a cold one at their destination.  While we don’t promote drinking and riding, this 10-piece motorcycle cooler set features trunk bag with built-in bottle opener, removable insulated cooler bag insert for trunk bag, barrel… Continue Reading

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Ed Church, He Got It Back

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Everyone has a story about the one that got away.  A high school sweetheart, a job, a house, a trophy buck, something.  But Ed Church’s story is different.  His is about a motorcycle.  His first motorcycle. Church said the bike… Continue Reading

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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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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