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Dorna Sports and Two of Its Executives Fined for Tax Evasion
Dorna Sports and Two of Its Executives Fined for Tax Evasion

2 Mar 2016, 10:47 UTC / Dorna Sports and two of its executives, CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta and CFO Enrique Aldama, were found guilty of tax evasion and must pay millions of Euro in fines

 
Bell Helmets Sold to Vista Outdoor
Bell Helmets Sold to Vista Outdoor

27 Feb 2016, 11:03 UTC / Vista Outdoor, Inc. acquires BRG and all the brands under its umbrella, such as Bell, Giro, Blackburn and C-Preme, but no major changes are announced

 
Are Beards Once More an Authentic Symbol of Masculinity?
Are Beards Once More an Authentic Symbol of Masculinity?

26 Feb 2016, 16:14 UTC / Crutchlow grew a good beard, Dovizioso too, Iannone has not shaved in a while. Are beards once more fashionable in motorsports?

 
No KTM or Husqvarna 2-Stroke 125cc Bikes in 2017
No KTM or Husqvarna 2-Stroke 125cc Bikes in 2017

25 Feb 2016, 16:42 UTC / It looks like the Euro 4 emission regulations have brought the 2-stroke 125cc KTM and Husqvarna bikes to a halt, at least for the 2017 model year

 
BRP Announces a New Snowmobile Platform That Brings Massive Updates
BRP Announces a New Snowmobile Platform That Brings Massive Updates

25 Feb 2016, 13:33 UTC / A first in 20 years, BRP announces a new engine together with a new snowmobile platform, with the codename ICE standing for Incredible Consumer Experience

 
Motorcycle-USA.com Shuts Down on Friday
Motorcycle-USA.com Shuts Down on Friday

25 Feb 2016, 12:04 UTC / Bad news arrives from the motorcycle side of online media, as motorcycle-usa.com announces they are closing their doors this very Friday

 
Electric Honda EV-CUB Arrives in 2018
Electric Honda EV-CUB Arrives in 2018

25 Feb 2016, 09:47 UTC / Honda announces an electric reinterpretation of their hugely popular Cub scooter, and the green two-wheeler is expected as a 2018 model year machine

 
UberMOTO, the Uber-Based Motorcycle Taxi Service, Debuts in Thailand
UberMOTO, the Uber-Based Motorcycle Taxi Service, Debuts in Thailand

24 Feb 2016, 15:06 UTC / Uber launches UberMOTO in Thailand's capital Bangkok as a pilot program that aims at delivering faster movement in cities with severe congestion

 
BMW Rome Is the Best-Performing Motorrad Dealer in the World
BMW Rome Is the Best-Performing Motorrad Dealer in the World

22 Feb 2016, 11:38 UTC / The BMW dealership in the Italian capital Rome is the best-performing seller in the world, topping around 500 other sellers around the world that were monitored

 
Gas Gas Saved by Electric Mobility and Financial Giant Torrot
Gas Gas Saved by Electric Mobility and Financial Giant Torrot

15 Feb 2016, 15:16 UTC / Spanish off-road motorcycle maker Gas Gas is saved by the financial group Torrot, which also manufactures electric bikes and bicycles

 
Is Victory Octane a Turning Point in the American Cruiser Segment?
Is Victory Octane a Turning Point in the American Cruiser Segment?

12 Feb 2016, 13:00 UTC / Victory Motorcycles is taking a bold step with their new liquid-cooled Octane engine, but is it the one that shows the way to the future?

 
Ducati Is One of Italy's Top Employers for the Second Consecutive Year
Ducati Is One of Italy's Top Employers for the Second Consecutive Year

11 Feb 2016, 09:36 UTC / For the second year running, Ducati was appointed as one of Italy's Top Employers, certifying that it provides excellent working conditions for employees

 
Insurance Giant Aviva Said to Fund the Construction of the Circuit of Wales
Insurance Giant Aviva Said to Fund the Construction of the Circuit of Wales

9 Feb 2016, 11:52 UTC / The Circuit of Wales is said to close a deal with insurance giant Aviva for the private funding needed to complete the construction of the new race complex

 
Paul Teutul Sr. Says Orange County Choppers Is Not Going Anywhere
Paul Teutul Sr. Says Orange County Choppers Is Not Going Anywhere

3 Feb 2016, 15:11 UTC / Paul Teutul Senior clarifies the allegedly imminent sale of OCC and dismisses the rumors that saw the company kicking the bucket

 
KTM Prepares for Strong Presence in Moto2
KTM Prepares for Strong Presence in Moto2

2 Feb 2016, 16:17 UTC / KTM plans to commit to making a full road-racing effort, eyeing a strong presence in the GP intermediate class, Moto2, and they are already testing the bike

 
New Hope for Erik Buell Racing, New RS, RX and SX Bikes Expected in March
New Hope for Erik Buell Racing, New RS, RX and SX Bikes Expected in March

1 Feb 2016, 14:29 UTC / Liquid Asset Partners, the new EBR owner plans to restore parts supply and have the first 2016 model year bikes in showrooms in mid-March

 
Why MV Agusta's Small-Displacement Bikes May Have a Future
Why MV Agusta's Small-Displacement Bikes May Have a Future

29 Jan 2016, 16:25 UTC / Some MV Agusta fans might think that new small-displacement motorcycles are simply blasphemous, but taking a look around tells us they might just work

 
Italian Electric Bike Manufacturer Energica Announces IPO for January 29
Italian Electric Bike Manufacturer Energica Announces IPO for January 29

28 Jan 2016, 13:37 UTC / Energica is taking a bold move and makes an Initial Public Offer (IPO) at the AIM Italia stock market in London, with €5.3 mil divided in €3.20 pieces

 
Have a Look Inside the Ural Factory in the Ural Mountains
Have a Look Inside the Ural Factory in the Ural Mountains

25 Jan 2016, 12:28 UTC / We've got some photos from the IMZ-Ural factory deep in the Ural Mountains, and they show a place that's changed little from eras past

 
Bosch to Focus More on Motorcycle Technologies
Bosch to Focus More on Motorcycle Technologies

20 Jan 2016, 16:43 UTC / Spearheading automotive technology brand Bosch will focus more on motorcycles, creates a special bike-dedicated division of the company