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2017 Can-Am Spyder F3 and RT – First Look Review

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Having built more than 100,000 Can-Am Spyders since the first model was introduced for 2008, BRP’s unique, state-of-the-art three-wheelers have clearly been a hit. Can-Am’s Spyder offerings now include the sporty RS, sport-touring ST, touring RT and cruiser F3 model families. Read our 2016 Can-Am Spyder F3 Limited road test review BRP has just announced part of its 2017 Can-Am ...

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2016 Can-Am Spyder F3 Limited—Road Test Review

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Assuming there will never be a Spyder dual-sport model (never say never?), Can-Am’s lineup of three-wheel roadsters came full-circle last year with the introduction of the new F3 cruiser (January 2015 and on ridermag.wpengine.com). Though it has been quite successful with its RT touring, RS sport and ST sport-touring machines—Can-Am sells as many of them in the U.S. as Honda ...

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Ural Unveils Dark Force Model

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Dark Force is this year’s limited edition series from Ural, the manufacturer of sidecar motorcycles. Ural Dark Force was inspired by the world of Star Wars and is subtle, light and nimble. It comes in gloss black with blacked out powertrain and matching ceramic-coated exhaust. Dark Force also features a high-visibility LED Headlight and comes standard with a flat enduro ...

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2016 Can-Am Spyder F3-S Special Series in Triple Black

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The first model in Can-Am’s 2016 Spyder roadster lineup was revealed—appropriately enough—at the Sturgis rally in South Dakota earlier this month. The F3-S Special Series in Triple Black has Triple Black coloration and graphics, 6-spoke black-chrome front wheels and a tinted low windscreen. This is Can-Am’s more muscular-looking Spyder three-wheeler with a cruiser-oriented seating position. It’s powered by the Rotax ...

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Motor Trike Holds 20th Anniversary Rally

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Hundreds of trikers and bikers rode to Troup, Texas, headquarters of Motor Trike, Inc., to celebrate 20 years in business on October 25, 2014. Almost 700 people traveled from all over the country and abroad to show off their Motor Trikes and tour the manufacturing facility. Guests came from as far away as Australia to participate in the event. The ...

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2015 Can-Am Spyder F3—First Ride Review

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Can-Am recently invited a group of journalists to sample its latest Spyder roadster on a two-day ride through rolling countryside ablaze in fall colors, in the Eastern Township outside of Montreal in Quebec, Canada. Visits to the Bombardier Recreational Products design center and factory filled out the agenda. With sport, sport-touring and touring riders already targeted with the Spyder RS, ...

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Motor Trike F6B Raptor—First Ride

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It’s hard to fathom, but with its bright red fenders, tank cover and trunk, contrasted with a blacked-out engine area, the Motor Trike Raptor trike appears even sportier than the Honda F6B two-wheeler upon which it’s based. The F6B Raptor is part of Motor Trike’s Adventure Series, which also includes the luxurious Gold Wing GL1800 conversion. The Raptor is its ...

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2015 Harley-Davidson Freewheeler: Ridden & Rated

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Following the release of the Low Rider, SuperLow 1200T and Street 500/750 earlier this year, Harley-Davidson recently launched its full 2015 lineup in Sonoma, California. The Road Glide returns with extensive updates, the new Electra Glide Ultra Classic Low and Ultra Limited Low accommodate shorter riders, and there are four Custom Vehicle Operations (CVO) models: Limited, Road Glide Ultra, Street ...

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2014 Ural Gear-Up—Road Test

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The last time we tested a Ural sidecar rig (June 2012), it was like a carny ride from the 1960s. That basic Ural T was a thrill to drive around the city or suburbia, fling around in the local canyons or take on backroad day trips, and riding in the chair was exhilarating yet comfortable enough for a nap. Neighbors ...

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