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Road to Track: Tuning the Kawasaki Ninja 400
Road to Track: Tuning the Kawasaki Ninja 400

3 Nov 2021, 21:42 UTC / Building a race-spec motorcycle can be a highly complex process, but the rewards of riding it will make everything feel worthy of the effort

 
Crighton Reveals New MotoGP Like CR700W, Rotaries Are Back!
Crighton Reveals New MotoGP Like CR700W, Rotaries Are Back!

30 Oct 2021, 18:31 UTC / Crighton Motorcycles have just unveiled what may be one of the most insane race bikes the world has ever seen, pushing out 220 horsepower out of just 690 cc.

 
CFMoto Reveals SR-C21 Concept, It Could Be a Yamaha R7 Rival
CFMoto Reveals SR-C21 Concept, It Could Be a Yamaha R7 Rival

18 Oct 2021, 21:34 UTC / CFMoto has gone a long way since its early days and its upcoming sports bike may disrupt the market by providing the best bang for buck solution

 
This Is What You Need to Do to Get Sponsored in Motorsports
This Is What You Need to Do to Get Sponsored in Motorsports

29 Aug 2021, 20:17 UTC / If you're going to make it to the top in motorsports you're going to need a few sponsors. So this guide will help you get started.

 
Fenati Apologizes For Grabbing Rival’s Brake During Race, Does Damage Control
Fenati Apologizes For Grabbing Rival’s Brake During Race, Does Damage Control

11 Sep 2018, 09:57 UTC / Moto2 rider Romano Fenati displayed reckless and unsporting behavior during the San Marino Grand Prix, is about to face the music for it

 
Valentino Rossi Recovers from Broken Leg Just in Time for 2017 Aragon Moto GP
Valentino Rossi Recovers from Broken Leg Just in Time for 2017 Aragon Moto GP

22 Sep 2017, 11:35 UTC / It has been confirmed by Movistar Yamaha that Valentino Rossi’s condition has improved and he will be able to race this weekend

 
Fully Carbon Fiber 2018 BMW HP4 Race U.S. Price and Specs Revealed
Fully Carbon Fiber 2018 BMW HP4 Race U.S. Price and Specs Revealed

1 Aug 2017, 07:53 UTC / The first production motorcycle to feature a full carbon fiber chassis is reaching the U.S. shores this autumn in very limited numbers

 
Pikes Peak Hill Climb Will Be Streamed Live Until 2027
Pikes Peak Hill Climb Will Be Streamed Live Until 2027

5 May 2017, 11:46 UTC / The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb organizers announced they made a deal with Matchsports to live broadcast the event for the next decade

 
Behold The New 2017 BMW HP4 RACE
Behold The New 2017 BMW HP4 RACE

19 Apr 2017, 15:27 UTC / BMW unveiled its mystery exclusive motorcycle at the Shanghai Auto Show. It’s the new 215 hp HP4 RACE we were all expecting

 
Nick McFadden Joins Team Hammer In MotoAmerica Superstock 600
Nick McFadden Joins Team Hammer In MotoAmerica Superstock 600

9 Jan 2017, 14:23 UTC / Nick McFadden is joining Team Hammer for the 2017 MotoAmerica Superstock Championship where he will ride a Suzuki GSX-R600

 
Matt Damon and Liam Neeson To Star In Isle Of Man TT Movie
Matt Damon and Liam Neeson To Star In Isle Of Man TT Movie

16 Nov 2016, 13:24 UTC / A new film about the Isle Of Man TT race is on its way, having Matt Damon as the main character and Liam Neeson will be in it too

 
Stefan Bradl Signs With Honda for 2017 WorldSBK Season
Stefan Bradl Signs With Honda for 2017 WorldSBK Season

3 Aug 2016, 11:34 UTC / The rumors are true - Honda WorldSBK admits signing contract with Stefan Bradl for the 2017 Superbike World Championship

 
MotoGP Requires at Least Two Teams per Manufacturer from 2018
MotoGP Requires at Least Two Teams per Manufacturer from 2018

5 Jul 2016, 13:40 UTC / The MotoGP grid will change even more from 2018 as each manufacturer will have to field at least two teams, rumor has it

 
Yamaha and Valentino Rossi Debut Yamaha VR46 The Master Camp
Yamaha and Valentino Rossi Debut Yamaha VR46 The Master Camp

4 Jul 2016, 14:27 UTC / The Master Camp is a project bringing together Yamaha and Valentino Rossi's VR46 Riders Academy and looking to spot young talents and help them grow

 
Winglets Banned, Ducati Has to Follow a New Aerodynamic Development Direction
Winglets Banned, Ducati Has to Follow a New Aerodynamic Development Direction

4 Jul 2016, 12:28 UTC / Ducati was reportedly planning even more complex winglets for better stability through turns, but they'll have to look for other development directions

 
Rossi vs Lorenzo Is also Cadalora vs Biaggi
Rossi vs Lorenzo Is also Cadalora vs Biaggi

29 Jun 2016, 11:13 UTC / Having a personal coach is becoming increasingly fashionable in MotoGP, and the duel between Rossi and Lorenzo will also see Luca Cadalora battling Max Biaggi

 
Winglets Permanently Banned from MotoGP
Winglets Permanently Banned from MotoGP

28 Jun 2016, 13:21 UTC / Following the MSMA's failure to reach and agreement, Dorna, the FIM and the IRTA impose a permanent ban on winglets, effective from the end of the 2016 season

 
BMW Rumored to Arrive in MotoGP
BMW Rumored to Arrive in MotoGP

22 Jun 2016, 16:20 UTC / It's funny to learn about how BMW could think about MotoGP especially because it's not even three months since the BMW CEO expressly said this won't happen

 
Ducati Shows Anniversary Replica Kit for Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak
Ducati Shows Anniversary Replica Kit for Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak

22 Jun 2016, 13:33 UTC / Ducati offers an Anniversary Replica Kit for free to the first 400 customers that will choose the 2016 Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak edition

 
Aleix Espargaro to Join Aprilia in 2017
Aleix Espargaro to Join Aprilia in 2017

17 Jun 2016, 12:56 UTC / Current Suzuki rider Aleix Espargaro will team up with Sam Lowes at Gresini Aprilia in 2017 as the House Noale is searching a way to return to MotoGP glory