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Dunlop Motorcycle Tires continues partnership with MTF. Rancho Cucamonga, CA: Millsaps Training Facility is a 50-acre establishment specifically made for aspiring motocross and supercross riders. Created in 2003, the full-blown training facility includes structured training programs, camping, and features national caliber Motocross & Supercross tracks. Dunlop Tires has been supporting the prestigious Millsaps Training Facility […]
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Different bikes, riders add variety to AHRMA’s 2021 Featured Class (April 20, 2021, Elora, Tennessee) A different mix of bikes and riders competed in the third round of the American Historic Racing Motorcycle Association (AHRMA) 2021 Vintage Cup sponsored by Roadracing World (roadracingworld.com) and NYC Norton (nycnorton.com) captured the evolution of motorcycle road racing in the […]
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Jim “Moose” Kuykendall, a popular long-time motorcycle road race tire vendor best known for his many years running Trackside Racers Supply, died Monday, April 19. According to racing chaplain Tim Burleson, “He suffered a fall Saturday resulting in brain bleeds, resulting in a massive stroke.” Kuykendall is survived by his wife Theresa. We will post […]
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Suzuki extends agreement with Dorna to compete in MotoGP™ Tuesday, 20 April 2021 Dorna Sports is pleased to announce that an agreement has been signed with Suzuki Motor Corporation to renew their involvement in the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship for the period ranging from the 2022 season to the 2026 season. As a consequence of […]
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Pro 6 GP series confirms class sponsor package Toronto, ON – The new Pro 6 GP race series, based at Calabogie Motorsports Park south west of Ottawa, ON, has now confirmed their complete class sponsorship support package for 2021. Pro 6 GP will stage four series events at Calabogie in 2021, two of these including the participation […]
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Ducati showcases its accessories catalog by outfitting this 2021 Streetfighter V4 S with carbon fiber and titanium goodies in this review.Read More
Roadracing World started this exclusive special feature recognizing the most promising young road racers as an answer to pessimists who claimed North America had no new, up-and-coming young racers. This edition of the Roadracing World Young Gun Awards marks the 25th consecutive year of showcasing what is actually an abundance of new talent. Roadracing World […]
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Triumph tweaks its Street Scrambler to meet Euro 5 and gives it styling updates while also adding a new limited-edition Scrambler Sandstorm model.Read More
HARLEY-DAVIDSON LAUNCHES CERTIFIED PROGRAM FOR PRE-OWNED MOTORCYCLES Harley-Davidson Certified Bikes Backed by 12-Month Limited Warranty* and Roadside Assistance** MILWAUKEE – Harley-Davidson® today revealed the details of Harley-Davidson Certified™, the first certified pre-owned motorcycle program supported by Harley-Davidson through its network of authorized Harley-Davidson dealers in the United States. “H-D Certified is a strategic effort to […]
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Never underestimate the power of a Monkey. “When I was about 8 years old,” Jorge Rodrigues relates, “my mother had a friend that had a Honda Monkey and a CB400. Portugal had a lot of 50cc locally built old-fashioned motorcycles then, and these seemed from another planet. He let me ride the Monkey, and I […]
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The Japanese custom scene sets rather than follows trends. Japan’s top builders each have a unique and instantly recognizable style, and the machines they produce are usually hard to pigeonhole.
This 1970 Harley-Davidson FLH Shovelhead from Hideya Togashi of Hide Motorcycle (that’s ‘Hee-day’) illustrates my point beautifully. Togashi-san’s client simply asked him to build a bobber, leaving the rest to the builder’s discretion. A wise move.
Taking loose inspiration from the boardtrackers of the 1930s, he blended together bobber and vintage tracker cues to build what can only be described as a Hidemo special.
Also known as the ‘Hydra-Glide,’ the Harley-Davidson FLH was a tourer with a fairing, panniers and a comically large seat. Little is now left of the original bike, save for its wheels, motor and frame—and none of those have been left untouched.…