• Husqvarna-1935-Ice-Racing
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    Ice Racing in 1935 – Spills, Thrills and Chills

    In the 1930s, Husqvarna dominated the Swedish ice-racing scene. Riders such as Ragnar Sunnqvist, Ivar Skeppstedt and Martin Strömberg took to the frozen lakes on Husky 350cc and 500cc machines equipped with lethal-looking spiked tyres. To the cheers of thousands of spectators these men were the gladiators of their time, racing hard in some of the toughest conditions. Ice racing on studded tyres has always [...]
  • 2018-MV-Agusta F4 LH44
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    Total Motorcycle’s 2018 MV Agusta Motorcycle Lineup

    There are motorcycle brands, then there are super premium motorcycle brands. MV Agusta is the latter, but, and here is the catch, you don’t pay extra for the name, you only pay for the extra quality, R&D and refinement a demanding rider would expect. Now that I let the biggest industry secret out of the bag, let me turn your attention to the 2018 MV [...]
  • KEVIN SCHWANTZ 1989 RGV500 COMPLETE RESTORATION
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    Kevin Schwantz 1989 RGV500 Complete Restoration

     Kevin Schwantz’s 1989 Pepsi Suzuki RGV500 received a full strip-down and rebuild at last month’s Motorcycle Live Show in Birmingham, England as part of the Suzuki GB presence at the annual nine-day event. The iconic Grand Prix machine was completely stripped, before being carefully and meticulously restored by Team Classic Suzuki Chief Mechanic, Nathan Colombi. 1989 was arguably Schwantz’s best season for results, with only [...]
  • George Clarke: TV Architect to Passionate Motorcycle Collector
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    George Clarke: TV Architect to Passionate Motorcycle Collector

    Fine lines and aesthetics are recurring themes in the TV architect’s life away from the small screen as he customizes a growing collection of bikes, including his ‘game-changing’ Thruxton R. “Look and design are everything to me. I’d even compromise on performance for aesthetics,” he jokes, before adding: “…depending on what the bike is for, obviously.” He’s turned abandoned railway carriages, buses and even helicopters [...]
  • Leonce: Life and Times as a KTM MotoGP mechanic
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    Leonce: Life and Times as a KTM MotoGP mechanic

    We’ve come to learn a lot about the demands of MotoGP thanks to Red Bull KTM’s exploits through a 2016 of testing and now a maiden season in the Grand Prix paddock but we decided to ask Pol Espargaró’s Chief Mechanic Christophe Leonce a bit more about having a job in the orange and blue shirt … KTM´s MotoGP team manager Mike Leitner told us recently on [...]
  • Inspiration: Himalayas on a Triumph, How high can you go
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    Inspiration: Himalayas on a Triumph, How high can you go?

    A life or death race against time.  Hitting the roof of the world, almost as high as a passenger jet, on a motorcycle means several things. Spectacular horizons, endless views and altitude sickness. FTR chatted to the people who have got pretty close to the motorcycling altitude record of 6,360 metres (20,869 feet), and were surprised to find that highest doesn’t necessarily mean the most [...]

Biker’s Dictionary

  • 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 term you do not know just remember to check the Total Motorcycle Bikers Dictionary and Glossary # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y [...]

Cool Wall

  • Total Motorcycle’s Cool Wall

    September 17, 2016 Comments Off on Total Motorcycle’s 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 Wall. See the Cool Wall results here. [...]

Concept Bikes

  • 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. [...]

Reviews

  • Motorcycle & Product Reviews

    September 20, 2016 Comments Off on Motorcycle & Product Reviews
    Reviews by Total Motorcycle Total Motorcycle is your destination for the best unbiased motorcycle reviews, gear, products, accessories and so much more.   Motorcycle and [...]

Beginner’s Guide

  • Beginner’s Guide to Motorcycling

    September 21, 2016 Comments Off on 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 helped by our guide. [...]

MPG Guide

  • 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 year, manufacturer and model from 1934 to today. [...]

Travel Guide

  • 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 Page Gas Prices Map (National and Local) The recommended stores and websites contained in our Total Motorcycle travel guide we [...]

Maintenance Guide

  • 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 [...]

Converter Guide

  • Online Converter Guide Intro

    September 20, 2016 Comments Off on Online Converter Guide Intro
    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! [...]