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FIA publishes new non-'elimination' qualifying rules

Original 2016 ‘elimination’ qualifying rules<p><i>The following was used in Australia and Bahrain:</i><p>33.1 The qualifying practice session will take place on …

Kawasaki Z1000 Tremoto 3Z1 leaning trike on video

R Nickey Mouse, purveyor of some of the most awesome motorcycle footage from that canyon strafer’s playground, Mulholland Drive in California, US, …

Motorcycles

NHDRO Uncorks 2016 At Huntsville Dragway

<b>Press Release</b>: The Midwest’s largest motorcycle drag racing series is dipping into warm Southern waters to kick off 2016 with the NHDRO April Season …

Fabrication

Skully AR-1 Helmet Delivery Pushed Back, Yet Again

Future Skully AR-1 owners will have to continue waiting for their helmets, as Skully has once again pushed back the delivery date of its heads-up …

Helmets

The Precarious State of MV Agusta - Asphalt & Rubber

MV Agusta as a motorcycle company has always seemed to have feet of clay, especially when its financial future is concerned. Today is no different, …

Motorcycles

This Guy Used a Maserati Engine to Build a 470 HP Motorcycle

When you came across a V8 4.7L Maserati 32-valve engine most people would not think: I wonder if I can build a motorcycle around that? Clearly, most …

Retracing the First, Forgotten Motorcycle Ride Across America

George Wyman took 50 days to get from San Francisco to New York in 1903.<p>George Wyman, with his bike, ready to head east (Photo: Public domain)<p>When …

Indian, Jack Daniel's Team Up for Limited Edition Motorcycles

Indian Motorcycle (NYSE:PII) and Jack Daniel’s (NYSE:BFA) on Friday revealed two custom motorcycles that pay homage to the distillery’s 150th anniversary.<p>Indian will make no more than 150 of the hand-painted and hand-built bikes, and they will be sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. The Limited …

400,000 motorcyclists using crash helmets that 'need to be replaced'

New survey suggests many motorcyclists have a blasé attitude to helmet safety, as Ian Marsden reports<p>Almost 400,000 UK motorcyclists are using crash helmets that need to be replaced because they no longer offer maximum protection, new research suggests.<p>Helmet manufacturers and independent safety …

Riviera Style: A BMW R100 RS from the Côte d'Azur

In the small French commune of Saint-André-de-la-Roche, just a few miles inland from Nice, you’ll find the brothers Olivier and Gilles Ortolani. Their business is restoring vintage cars, and doing the occasional custom motorcycle paint job.<p>After increasing pressure from customers, the pair decided …

Yamaha’s three-wheeler motorcycle concept is headed to production

Are three wheels better than two? It’s a tougher question to answer than you may think, and one that inspires strong feelings either way.<p>The …

Auto Shows

Audi draws a line through possible Formula 1 programme again

Formula 1 is completely off Audi's agenda at present, according to the board member responsible for technical development.<p>Stefan Knirsch, who …

Never wear these 6 things while riding a motorcycle

I have to confess that I'm one of those ATGATT guys—you know, "All The Gear, All The Time." So my senses are particularly tuned to pick up what I perceive as real packing mistakes (or lack thereof) by my fellow riders. At risk of sounding like a gear evangelist, here are a few things I've actually …

Ferrari Reveals Its New Hope to Regain Formula 1 Glory in 2016

Complete with a red and white livery to remind you of the Lauda/Regazzoni days.<p>If anyone has a chance of beating the utterly dominant Mercedes in F1 this year, it's Ferrari. Though it only won three races in 2015, they were the only races that didn't go to Mercedes. Now, Ferrari has revealed its …