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Inspiration Friday: Total Motorcycle Turns 50

by Michael Le Pard in News Comments Off on Inspiration Friday: Total Motorcycle Turns 50

Total Motorcycle started in 1971 and celebrating 50 years! Today I bring our readers a very special semicentennial edition of Inspiration Friday: Total Motorcycle Turns 50 this weekend. That’s Mr. Mike “aka Total Motorcycle”, founder of Total Motorcycle and I have spent almost 50% of my life promoting motorcycling, supporting motorcyclists and the helping motorcycle industry with a unique “pay-it-forward” approach (ie. Karma) and it [...]
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ERMAX Sport Screen – TMW Reviews!

ERMAX Sport Screen – TMW Reviews!

ERMAX; French supplier of aftermarket windscreens and a number of other aftermarket motorcycle parts. The ERMAX Sport Screen is a stylish alternative to the stock windscreen and available for many models from different manufacturers. Total […]

Polaris Slingshot R Review & Rating Finale

Polaris Slingshot R Review & Rating Finale

This is TMW’s Polaris Slingshot R Review & Rating Finale! We rate vehicles in eight categories; Comfort, Power, Handling, Range, Versatility, Style, Sound, and Fun! Notice that Oxford comma, we are professional grade here at […]

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  • Unstable climate at one of the most famous motorsport MotoGP venues in Europe
    The Sterilgarda Max Racing Team travelled to one of the most famous motorsport venues in Europe for the fifth round of 2021 MotoGP. For twenty-two years Le Mans has staged motorcycle Grand Prix racing and [...] The post Unstable climate at one of the most famous motorsport MotoGP venues in Europe appeared first on Total […]
  • First time in 2021 MotoGP this took place in wet and slick conditions
    – Oliveira makes the Q2 cut and qualifies 10th as intermittent showers fall – Raul Fernandez surprises the Moto2 field once more with his first Pole Position in the class – Two KTM RC4s on [...] The post First time in 2021 MotoGP this took place in wet and slick conditions appeared first on Total […]
  • Wet and cold race greeted the riders at Le Mans Bugatti circuit
    Team Suzuki Press Office – May 15. Grid positions for French GP: Joan Mir: 14th – 1’43.422 Alex Rins: 15th – 1’43.523 A wet and cold Saturday greeted the riders at Le Mans Bugatti circuit [...] The post Wet and cold race greeted the riders at Le Mans Bugatti circuit appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • Le Mans MotoGP Unpredictable weather and difficult track conditions
    Jack Miller will start from the front row, from third position, in tomorrow’s French GP at the Bugatti Circuit of Le Mans.As he was seventh overall, at the end of FP3, with the fastest time [...] The post Le Mans MotoGP Unpredictable weather and difficult track conditions appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • Andalucía Rally Heads for Final Stage
    It was another productive day at the Andalucía Rally for Eric de Seynes and Camelia Liparoti in the YXZ1000R prototype, with the Yamaha duo working well together to complete the third and penultimate stage. The [...] The post Andalucía Rally Heads for Final Stage appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • CHASING BLUE SKIES ON CHALLENGING FRIDAY IN LE MANS
    Team Suzuki Press Office – May 14. French GP Day 1: Alex Rins: 11th – 1’32.762 (+ 1.015) Joan Mir: 13th – 1’32.908 (+ 1.161) As is often the case when visiting northern France in [...] The post CHASING BLUE SKIES ON CHALLENGING FRIDAY IN LE MANS appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • Le Mans MotoGP Tricky Track Temperatures
    Johann Zarco leads Day 1 of free practices at Le Mans with the Ducati Desmosedici GP of the Pramac Racing Team Jack Miller and Francesco Bagnaia finished respectively seventh and twelfth overall at the end [...] The post Le Mans MotoGP Tricky Track Temperatures appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • Andalucia Rally Stage 2 298 slippery kilometers
    Eric de Seynes and Camelia Liparoti put on a strong showing in the YXZ1000R prototype during the second stage of the Andalucia Rally. They successfully completed the long and arduous stage, finishing 11th place inside [...] The post Andalucia Rally Stage 2 298 slippery kilometers appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • Inspiration Friday: Total Motorcycle Turns 50
    Total Motorcycle started in 1971 and celebrating 50 years! Today I bring our readers a very special semicentennial edition of Inspiration Friday: Total Motorcycle Turns 50 this weekend. That’s Mr. Mike “aka Total Motorcycle”, founder [...] The post Inspiration Friday: Total Motorcycle Turns 50 appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • MX2 2021: Q&A SESSIONS
    The Grand Prix of Russia takes place on June 13th and means that the 2021 FIM MX2 Motocross World Championship is getting closer at last, so we decided to ask our three Red Bull KTM [...] The post MX2 2021: Q&A SESSIONS appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • YXZ1000R Prototype at Andalucía Rally Stage 1
    The Yamaha YXZ1000R prototype was on the start line for the first time since the final stage of the 2021 Dakar Rally today with Yamaha Motor Europe President and CEO Eric de Seynes, and 2021 [...] The post YXZ1000R Prototype at Andalucía Rally Stage 1 appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • 1965 Mans Le Hosts 2021 MotoGP World Championship Next
    Team Suzuki Press Office – May 12. Round five of the 2021 MotoGP™ World Championship will see the series head to the classic track of Le Mans Bugatti in northern France. Team Suzuki Ecstar are [...] The post 1965 Mans Le Hosts 2021 MotoGP World Championship Next appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • Customizing BMW R18 and R18 Classic Options List
    Munich. The existing range of optional equipment and the still growing range of Original BMW Motorrad accessories offer many possibilities for customizing the R 18 and R 18 Classic according to your own preferences. With the [...] The post Customizing BMW R18 and R18 Classic Options List appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • 6-time FIM Women’s Cross-Country Rallies World Cup winner Q&A
    Chance for YXZ1000R Racers to Earn Wildcard 2021 SuperFinale Spot at Andalucía Rally Launched by Yamaha Motor Europe in 2019, and despite a disrupted season in 2020 due to the crisis, the YXZ1000R European Cup [...] The post 6-time FIM Women’s Cross-Country Rallies World Cup winner Q&A appeared first on Total Motorcycle.
  • MotoGP race at historic Bugatti Circuit Le Mans
    The MotoGP World Championship arrives in France for the fifth Grand Prix of the 2021 season, taking place this weekend at the historic Bugatti Circuit in Le Mans. The famous French track, which has been [...] The post MotoGP race at historic Bugatti Circuit Le Mans appeared first on Total Motorcycle.

Motorcycle Guides

  • Total Motorcycle’s BIG BOOK of Concept Bikes

    September 24, 2016 Comments Off on Total Motorcycle’s BIG BOOK of Concept Bikes
    Total Motorcycle, your rare Motorcycle Photo destination. The largest collection of concept, prototype, spy shots and rare motorcycle model photos and information on the internet. So sit back, relax and enjoy it all. Click here [...]
  • Total Motorcycle Fuel Economy Guide

    September 21, 2016 Comments Off on Total Motorcycle Fuel Economy Guide
    A guide to motorcycle gas mileage (MPG and L/100km) and efficiency The first and original motorcycle fuel economy guide (est. 2005). Your guide to motorcycle fuel economy in MPG and L/100km. Over 6000 bikes by [...]
  • Beginner’s Guide to Motorcycling

    September 21, 2016 Comments Off on Beginner’s Guide to Motorcycling
    Total Motorcycle’s Beginner’s Guide to Motorcycling Be inspired. Make this year THE year to start riding and adventuring. Start off right by reading our Beginner’s Guide to Motorcycling. Millions of new riders each year are [...]

Motorcycle Resources

  • The Total Motorcycle Travel Guide

    September 21, 2016 Comments Off on The Total Motorcycle Travel Guide
    A really great place to book your next flight, hotel, vacation or car rental. < Back TMW Travel Guide Next > Full Page Worldwide Weather Map Flights Hotels Vacations Cruises Car Rentals Luggage *New* Full [...]
  • Total Motorcycle Bike, Gear & Product Reviews

    September 20, 2016 Comments Off on Total Motorcycle Bike, Gear & Product Reviews
    Total Motorcycle Bike, Gear & Product Reviews “Professional. Unbiased. Quality second to none. With 300 Million Readers and 19 years in online we have built a solid, trustworthy and dependable reputation. Total Motorcycle is your [...]
  • Total Motorcycle Maintenance Guide

    September 20, 2016 Comments Off on Total Motorcycle Maintenance Guide
    Your guide to keep your motorcycle maintained and running in peak condition. Motorcycle Maintenance Guide Winter Storage General Tips Battery Spark Plugs Tires, Tyres Brakes Chain, sprocket, Shaft Drive, Belt Fuel, Gas, Petrol Further Reading [...]

Motorcycle Handbooks

  • Online Metric-Imperial Unit Converter Guide

    September 20, 2016 Comments Off on Online Metric-Imperial Unit Converter Guide
    Our conversion guide to calculate / convert from one unit of measure to another. Hundreds of imperial and metric unit conversions. Convert temperature, length, distance, area, weight, volume, energy, speed, power, pressure and many more! [...]
  • The Motorcycle Bikers Dictionary

    September 20, 2016 Comments Off on The Motorcycle Bikers Dictionary
    When you’re a biker, you’re a part of a large community with its own specialized vocabulary. If you’re new to motorcycling, it may be difficult to understand everything said. If you run across a biker [...]
  • Total Motorcycle Cool Wall

    September 17, 2016 Comments Off on Total Motorcycle Cool Wall
    You Voted. You Debated. And now The Results. Every Friday a new motorcycle will be featured on The Cool Wall for you to discuss, vote and debate on for it’s place on the Motorcycle Cool [...]