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Motoped: Motorized Bicycle

Motoped – a DIY motorized bike kit that you assemble yourself using a XR50/pitbike engine and standard mountain bike components. Read more about it Kickstarter

Erik Buell Racing 1190RX

The day I heard that Harley-Davidson was axing Buell, I was distraught. I’ve always had a soft spot for a Buell.  That’s why I was very happy that Erik Buell…

More 2-stroke goodness

Following on our previous post about the Glory days of 2-stroke here is another video we found. RING A DING DING from Deus Customs on Vimeo.

The Exodus recumbent motorcycle

Every now and then, we come across something we’re not entirely sure we like, or to be honest, if it’s even a good idea.  We also realise that this is…

Honda shows a sense of humor with “Mean Mower”

Innovation, pushing boundaries and creating extraordinary pieces of engineering is what Honda is all about. So when Honda (UK) teamed up with their title winning British Touring Car Championship (BTCC)…

The glory days of 2-stroke

When I think of my old Yamaha TZR 2501KT, I’m sad, because my children will never get the experience the thrill and exhilaration of riding a fire-breathing 2-stroke. Pre-mix. Reed…

Bat-pod from The Dark Knight Rises exists

Okay, maybe this isn’t the real thing, but it’s a close second.  Made from a small-displacement Suzuki engine, features Bimota Tesi 3D-like hub-center steering, flat black paint, car tires and wheels…

A few changes for 2014 BMW models.

A number of facelift measures will be integrated in the BMW Motorrad program for the model year 2014. The models can be ordered in the new configuration from all BMW…

Battle of the MV Agustas: F4 Tamburini vs F4 CC vs F4 312R

I hate and envy the owner of these bikes, all at once.