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Quail Motorcycle Gathering Scheduled for May 2017 (VIDEO)

The Quail Motorcycle Gathering brings together hundreds of rare motorcycles. (Photo by Steve Burton)

Peninsula Signature Events has announced May 6, 2017, as the date of The Quail Motorcycle Gathering, presented by GEICO Motorcycle. The 9th annual event at Quail Lodge & Golf Club in Carmel, California, will feature hundreds of rare, immaculate vintage and modern motorcycles along with leading motorsports and lifestyle vendors, food and beverages, live music and family entertainment. Read Clement ...

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Mouth-Watering Photos of the Edelweiss Tuareg Rallye Tour in Morocco

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With winter’s grip tightening around North America’s throat, we’re already looking forward to the longer days and warmer temperatures of springtime. What better way to embrace the fertile season than an extended spring break in the desert? How about riding around Morocco to catch sections of a desert rally while enjoying epic roads, mountains, dunes, medinas, souks and kasbahs along ...

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New American Motorcycle Company to Debut at NYC Motorcycle Show

Vanguard Roadster (prototype, slated for 2018 production).

A new American-built motorcycle company will make its debut at the New York City Progressive International Motorcycle Show, December 9-11. Brooklyn-based Vanguard will be showing a running prototype of its first model, the Roadster, in its world premier. If BMW’s Vision Next concept bike was just a bit too futuristic for you, try the Vanguard Roadster on for size. There’s no ...

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Check Out a Custom Red Wing Indian Scout at the NYC Motorcycle Show

Klock Werks Kustom Cycles' Red Wing Scout, on display at the NYC IMS, December 9-11, 2016.

The Progressive International Motorcycle Show makes its first east coast stop in New York City, December 9-11, 2016, and Indian Motorcycle will be there! You’ll be able to get hands-on with the complete Indian Motorcycle lineup, including the award-winning Indian Scout, blacked-out Indian Chieftain Dark Horse, and the new Indian Chieftain and Roadmaster models featuring Indian’s user-friendly infotainment system. Read our First Ride Review of the ...

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BMW’s HP4 RACE Prototype is a Carbon Fiber Work of Art

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At the EICMA show in Milan, Italy, earlier this month, Ducati unveiled its new 1299 Superleggera (“super light” in Italian), a MotoGP-caliber sportbike that makes 215 horsepower and weighs just 386 pounds, in part because Ducati says it’s the first production motorcycle to have its frame, subframe, swingarm, wheels and bodywork all made from carbon fiber. Only 500 examples of ...

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10 Pint-Sized Motorcycles for 2017

2017 BMW G 310 GS

During the “bigger is better” trend of the late ‘90s to mid-2000s, few street-legal motorcycles were less than 500cc, which meant that the lightness, affordability and playfulness that comes with small bikes were also in short supply. But in recent years—really, since the Great Recession of 2008—manufacturers have introduced a wide variety of small-displacement bikes. Here are 10 new or ...

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2018 Suzuki GSX250R | First Look Review

2018 Suzuki GSX250R

In an effort to attract new and young riders into motorcycling, over the past several years manufacturers have introduced a wide variety of small-displacement bikes. Suzuki’s pint-sized lineup includes the GW250 sport standard (with styling inspired by the mighty but long gone B-King) and two retro-styled models, the VanVan 200 and the TU250X (the latter is not available in California, ...

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Motorcycle Mechanics Courses in San Francisco

City College Mechanics Courses

Interested in learning about motorcycle maintenance? Or just unhappy paying $100 per hour for someone else’s poor workmanship? Why not learn more about bikes at City College of San Francisco? Your interest may even lead to a career in the motorcycle industry! City College Automotive Technology offers Moto 90, Introduction to Motorcycle Technology, at the Evans Campus, 1400 Evans Ave., ...

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Visit the ‘One Yamaha’ Display at the L.A. Auto Show

See the One Yamaha display at the 2016 LA Auto Show, from now until November 27.

Visitors to the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show will have the opportunity to see one of the most comprehensive and diverse displays of Yamaha products ever assembled in one location. Now through November 27, the “One Yamaha” display comprises a widely diverse collection of Yamaha manufactured products ranging from side-by-side vehicles and motorcycles to watercraft and marine engines. You can ...

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Help Our Veterans This Thanksgiving Weekend With Countersteer

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Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on everything we have to be thankful for in our lives. This weekend, take a moment to help our veterans with Countersteer. Countersteer, a registered 501(c)3 non-profit for post-9/11 veterans, is hosting an online silent auction on their Facebook page (@countersteeerlife) from Friday, November 25, through Monday, November 28. Auction items have been generously donated ...

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