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LAST ROUND OF THE FLY AWAYS IN MALAYSIA

October 31, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on LAST ROUND OF THE FLY AWAYS IN MALAYSIA

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 31. The Malaysian GP will be the penultimate round of the season, and also the last one of the long series of fly aways – part of an exciting […]

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Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Ready for Malaysian Round

October 31, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Ready for Malaysian Round

Following a superb victory at the Phillip Island track last Sunday, the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team is fully motivated to turn up ready for combat again this weekend at the Sepang International Circuit. This race […]

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THREE weeks to go until Motorcycle Live 2018

October 31, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on THREE weeks to go until Motorcycle Live 2018

There are now less than THREE weeks to go until Motorcycle Live 2018 opens its doors – meaning you have less than three weeks left to book your tickets in advance and save £5.50* compared […]

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MOTO GUZZI EXPERIENCE 2019

October 30, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on MOTO GUZZI EXPERIENCE 2019

THE EXCLUSIVE ON THE ROAD EXPERIENCE ON THE SADDLE OF A MOTO GUZZI GETS BIGGER AND BETTER New formats, new destinations and an increasingly packed schedule of events on the most beautiful roads in Italy […]

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GROOMBRIDGE & SUZUKI RM-Z450 WIN 6TH NZ FOUR-HOUR

October 30, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on GROOMBRIDGE & SUZUKI RM-Z450 WIN 6TH NZ FOUR-HOUR

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 30. Brad Groombridge – Suzuki RM-Z450 – 1st Suzuki’s Brad Groombridge raced his RM-Z450 to victory the annual Acerbis Four-Hour cross-country dirt bike race near Taupo in New Zealand […]

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MARTENS THIRD AT ROUND TWO OF FRENCH BEACH RACE SERIES

October 29, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on MARTENS THIRD AT ROUND TWO OF FRENCH BEACH RACE SERIES

ANOTHER STRONG PERFORMANCE FROM ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING’S SAND RACE SPECIALIST Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Yentel Martens has finished third at the second round of the 2018/19 French Beach Race Series, the Moto […]

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Viñales Banks Brilliant Victory in Australia

October 28, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Viñales Banks Brilliant Victory in Australia

The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team are celebrating at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit today, as they have returned to the top step of the podium with Maverick Viñales taking a stunning win. Valentino Rossi […]

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Mahias Wins In Qatar as GRT Yamaha Secure Team Title

October 28, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Mahias Wins In Qatar as GRT Yamaha Secure Team Title

GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team rider Lucas Mahias continued his domination in Qatar today, taking an emphatic win in difficult conditions and securing second place in the final championship standings to sign off from his […]

AIMExpo 2018 with Total Motorcycle

AIMExpo 2018 with Total Motorcycle

October 27, 2018 Eric Leaverton Comments Off on AIMExpo 2018 with Total Motorcycle

Las Vegas, AIMExpo 2018 is the largest motorcycle industry event in North America. Total Motorcycle staff writers Eric and Carrie Leaverton travel to Las Vegas to cover the show, see and test ride the latest […]

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Lowes Charges To Race 1 Podium in Qatar

October 27, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Lowes Charges To Race 1 Podium in Qatar

Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team rider Alex Lowes stormed his way to third place and his fourth podium finish of the season in today’s thrilling WorldSBK encounter, run over 17-laps under the floodlights at the […]

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BOTH IANNONE AND RINS TO START FROM SECOND ROW

October 27, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BOTH IANNONE AND RINS TO START FROM SECOND ROW

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 27. Andrea Iannone: 4th – 1:29.712 (+ 0.513) Alex Rins: 5th – 1:30.026 (+ 0.827) • Andrea Iannone with impressive pace again. • Alex Rins sticking close to his […]

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ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING SIGN PAULS JONASS

October 26, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING SIGN PAULS JONASS

Husqvarna Motorcycles are pleased to welcome Pauls Jonass to the Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing MXGP team, where the 21-year-old Latvian will compete on Husqvarna’s FC 450 machine throughout the 2019 and 2020 seasons. Crowned […]

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Lowes On The Pace On Opening Day In Qatar

October 26, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Lowes On The Pace On Opening Day In Qatar

Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team rider Alex Lowes got the final race weekend of the 2018 season off to a flying start today in Qatar, ending the day fourth on combined times after topping the […]

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Mahias Sets The Pace on Opening Day in Qatar

October 26, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Mahias Sets The Pace on Opening Day in Qatar

The GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team’s Lucas Mahias dominated proceedings on the opening day of action under the floodlights at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar, setting the fastest time in both WorldSSP free practice […]

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Harley Davidson and Jeep partnership + 20% a new Jeep

October 25, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Harley Davidson and Jeep partnership + 20% a new Jeep

EUROPEAN BIKE WEEK CROWNED YET ANOTHER YEAR OF PASSION, EXCITEMENT AND ADVENTURE TOGETHER. This year’s European Bike Week has been yet another great event to strengthen the Harley Davidson and Jeep® partnership. There’s only one […]

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Camier and Gagne Aim to End Season on a High

October 24, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Camier and Gagne Aim to End Season on a High

The floodlights of the Losail International Circuit await as the Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team prepare for the last round of the 2018 season. After a mixed weekend in Argentina, Leon Camier and Jake […]

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SUZUKI PUTS ON SPECIAL PROMOTION AT MOTEGI

October 24, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on SUZUKI PUTS ON SPECIAL PROMOTION AT MOTEGI

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 24. Suzuki held a special promotional event during the weekend’s Motegi MotoGP race in Japan, which proved a big hit with the fans. The GSX-RR MotoGP machine ridden by […]

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Piaggio Group sales up 4% YoY: 30 September 2018 report

October 23, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Piaggio Group sales up 4% YoY: 30 September 2018 report

At 30 September 20181, the Piaggio Group reported an improvement in performance from the year-earlier period, with progress on all the main earnings indicators, higher capital expenditure and a reduction in debt. Consolidated net sales […]

2019 Kawasaki Motorcycle Model Guides – Update 3

2019 Kawasaki Motorcycle Model Guides – Update 3

October 22, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on 2019 Kawasaki Motorcycle Model Guides – Update 3

UNRIVALED PERFORMANCE. With 57 new Kawasaki’s and another 35 added since update 2, our 2019 Kawasaki Motorcycle Model Guides dominate the competition. You won’t find a better guide out there to see the latest revised […]

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Pata Yamaha Aiming High for Qatar Season Finale

October 22, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Pata Yamaha Aiming High for Qatar Season Finale

The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team head into the final round of the 2018 FIM World Superbike Championship in Qatar this weekend determined to end the season on a high under the floodlights of the […]

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ALEX RINS BRINGS SUZUKI A HOME PODIUM IN JAPAN

October 22, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on ALEX RINS BRINGS SUZUKI A HOME PODIUM IN JAPAN

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 21. Alex Rins: 3rd (+ 1.720) Sylvain Guintoli: 21st (+ 1:01.848) Andrea Iannone: DNF • Rins works well to secure an excellent 3rd place finish. • Iannone quick and […]

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MARTENS WINS FRENCH BEACH RACE SERIES OPENER

October 22, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on MARTENS WINS FRENCH BEACH RACE SERIES OPENER

ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING’S BEACH RACING SPECIALIST YENTEL MARTENS TOPS THE PODIUM IN BERCK-SUR-MER Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Yentel Martens was the rider to beat at the opening round of the 2018/19 French […]

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Honda partners with Q Awards

October 19, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Honda partners with Q Awards

As the official motorcycle sponsor of the 2018 Q Awards, Honda displayed an array of motorcycles befitting of the exclusive event, hosted at the London Roundhouse. In its support of the music industry awards ceremony, […]

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MIXED CONDITIONS BUT A USEFUL DAY 1 IN MOTEGI

October 19, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on MIXED CONDITIONS BUT A USEFUL DAY 1 IN MOTEGI

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 19 Andrea Iannone: 6th – 1:46.030 (+ 0.672) Alex Rins: 19th – 1:47.187 (+ 1.829) Sylvain Guintoli: 21st – 1:47.537 (+ 2.179) • Andrea Iannone showing good pace in […]

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RACE WIN FOR WATERS AT PHILLIP ISLAND ASBK

October 17, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on RACE WIN FOR WATERS AT PHILLIP ISLAND ASBK

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 17. Josh Waters – GSX-R1000 – 1-7 Markus Chiodo – GSX-R1000 – DNF-DNF Team Suzuki ECSTAR Australia’s Josh Waters ended the 2018 Australian Superbike Championship by taking his GSX-R1000 […]

2019 Suzuki Motorcycle Model Guides - Update 2

2019 Suzuki Motorcycle Model Guides – Update 2

October 17, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on 2019 Suzuki Motorcycle Model Guides – Update 2

RETURN OF AN ICON. The 2019 Suzuki Motorcycle Model Guides, the biggest, baddest and boldest list of 2019 motorcycle models in the internet just got bigger. Beautiful to gaze at. Exciting to wield. Yes, the […]

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THE RSD MOTO BEACH CLASSIC RETURNS TO HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA. PARTNERING WITH THE SURF CITY BLITZ FOR AN ACTION PACKED WEEKEND OCTOBER 27th & 28th

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on THE RSD MOTO BEACH CLASSIC RETURNS TO HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA. PARTNERING WITH THE SURF CITY BLITZ FOR AN ACTION PACKED WEEKEND OCTOBER 27th & 28th

The inaugural Moto Beach Classic in 2017 started out as a wild idea from the mind of Roland Sands and crew and developed into a Southern California motorcycle cultural explosion.  This year’s event promises everything […]

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BOBRYSHEV WINS BRITISH MX CHAMPIONSHIP ON RM-Z450

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BOBRYSHEV WINS BRITISH MX CHAMPIONSHIP ON RM-Z450

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 15. Evgeny Bobryshev – 2 – 2 – 1st Overall Championship Evgeny Bobryshev raced his RM-Z450 to victory in the 2018 British Motocross Championship at a storm-lashed final round […]

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Pata Yamaha Push Hard in Challenging Race 2 in Argentina

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Pata Yamaha Push Hard in Challenging Race 2 in Argentina

The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team riders Alex Lowes and Michael van der Mark closed out the inaugural Argentinian WorldSBK weekend with two points scoring finishes in another challenging race at Circuit San Juan Villicum […]

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Gagne returns to the top ten in Argentina

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Gagne returns to the top ten in Argentina

Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team’s Jake Gagne fought his way into the top ten with a spirited Race 2 at the Circuito San Juan Villicum as teammate Leon Camier was forced to retire. Lining […]

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Loïc Larrieu Claims Victory At GP Of Germany

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Loïc Larrieu Claims Victory At GP Of Germany

Battling for coveted class wins throughout 2018, Loïc Larrieu has claimed the Enduro 2 class victory on the second day of racing at the GP of Germany. Enjoying a strong season aboard his WR450F, the […]

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Camier battles to tenth in Argentina Race 1

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Camier battles to tenth in Argentina Race 1

Leon Camier walks away with a tenth place finish as Jake Gagne crashes out while fighting for the top ten. Saturday in Argentina started well with Jake Gagne ending Free Practice 4 in seventh place, […]

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American Flat Track Announces Provisional 2019 Schedule

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on American Flat Track Announces Provisional 2019 Schedule

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 11, 2018) – American Flat Track has announced its provisional 18-event schedule for the 2019 season, which once again features coast-to-coast action and launches anew at legendary Daytona International Speedway on […]

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GAUTIER PAULIN HELPS TEAM FRANCE WIN 2018 MXON

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on GAUTIER PAULIN HELPS TEAM FRANCE WIN 2018 MXON

Spearheading Husqvarna Motorcycles’ efforts at the 2018 Motocross of Nations, Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing rider Gautier Paulin has helped Team France secure victory at the 72nd running of the event. Putting in two strong moto […]

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Two more titles for BMW racers: Federico D’Annunzio is champion in the Italian National Trophy 1000, Amirul Hafig Azmi wins the Superstock title in Malaysia

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Two more titles for BMW racers: Federico D’Annunzio is champion in the Italian National Trophy 1000, Amirul Hafig Azmi wins the Superstock title in Malaysia

Munich. The BMW Motorrad Motorsport family can celebrate titles number seven and eight. The 2018 Italian National Trophy 1000(INT) champion is Federico D’Annunzio (ITA). Fellow BMW riders LucaSalvadori (ITA) and Remo Castellarin (ITA) ended the […]

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Widowed, Laid-Off lucky Winner wins $10k from RumbleOn

October 16, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Widowed, Laid-Off lucky Winner wins $10k from RumbleOn

RumbleOn Hits 100,000 Cash Offers, Awards $10,000 to Lucky Customer Customer reaps benefits of RumbleOn quick cash offers and additional prize RumbleOn (NASDAQ: RMBL), the only 100-percent-online powersports marketplace, today announced a significant milestone, having […]

Unique. Cutting Edge. VOZZ RS 1.0 Helmet Review

Unique. Cutting Edge. VOZZ RS 1.0 Helmet Review

October 8, 2018 Carrie Leaverton Comments Off on Unique. Cutting Edge. VOZZ RS 1.0 Helmet Review

Get Unhinged. We’re all familiar with the many different street helmets available.  Bucket styles include Full face, Half face, Modular, Moto-X, Half, and the ones that were popular in the 70’s that resemble a disco […]

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BRADLEY RAY SIGNS BUILDBASE SUZUKI FOR 2019 BSB SEASON

October 6, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BRADLEY RAY SIGNS BUILDBASE SUZUKI FOR 2019 BSB SEASON

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 5. Buildbase Suzuki has announced that it has re-signed Bradley Ray for 2019, the popular youngster set to spearhead Suzuki’s assault on next year’s Bennetts British Superbike Championship. Ray […]

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2019 Suzuki Katana Returns!

October 4, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on 2019 Suzuki Katana Returns!

The Suzuki KATANA. A legend returns.From the sharp lines defining the length of its body, to the rider-friendly performance of its engine, every detail of the Suzuki KATANA speaks of distinctive beauty.While its design pays […]

Passage Gloves by Indian Motorcycle

Passage Gloves by Indian Motorcycle – A Review

October 4, 2018 Eric Leaverton Comments Off on Passage Gloves by Indian Motorcycle – A Review

Your gloves can make or break a day of riding. They have to be comfortable and reliable, without sacrificing too much dexterity. After all, they’re your first point of contact with the machine. We put […]

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THAI GP TO KICK OFF THE QUARTET OF FLYAWAY RACES

October 4, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on THAI GP TO KICK OFF THE QUARTET OF FLYAWAY RACES

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 3. The Chang International Circuit in Buriram, Thailand, is the newest facility to host a world-class motorcycling event, and will be the scene of the 15th round of the […]

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Honda highlights at Paris and Cologne motorcycle shows

October 3, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Honda highlights at Paris and Cologne motorcycle shows

  Concept model for Paris ‘Mondial’ showcases Honda’s ‘Neo Sports Café’ design language New Super Cub arrives in France and Germany ahead of autumn sales start across Europe New colours for Africa Twin and Africa […]

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SUZUKI ECSTAR WARMING UP AT BANGKOK EVENT

October 3, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on SUZUKI ECSTAR WARMING UP AT BANGKOK EVENT

Team Suzuki Press Office – October 3. The SUZUKI ECSTAR team landed in Bangkok yesterday to face the first ever Thai Grand Prix that will be held this weekend at the Chang International Circuit in […]

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INDIAN MOTORCYCLE DEBUTS FTR1200 and FTR1200S

October 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on INDIAN MOTORCYCLE DEBUTS FTR1200 and FTR1200S

New Flat Track Inspired Street Bike Draws From Indian Motorcycle’s Storied History & Success in Flat Track Racing  All-New Platform Combines Flat Tracker Styling with Powerful New Liquid-Cooled V-Twin Engine with 120 Horsepower https://www.totalmotorcycle.com/motorcycles/2019/Indian-models Today […]

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Two titles in one weekend: Markus Reiterberger is Superstock European champion, Ilya Mikhalchik champion in the IDM

October 1, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Two titles in one weekend: Markus Reiterberger is Superstock European champion, Ilya Mikhalchik champion in the IDM

Munich. The alpha Racing-Van-Zon-BMW team had twice the reason to celebrate when team principal Werner Daemen’s crew won the titlesin two international championships at the weekend. Markus Reiterberger (GER) was crowned Superstock European champion in […]

Indian Shadow Mesh Jacket - A Review

Indian Shadow Mesh Jacket – A Review

October 1, 2018 Eric Leaverton Comments Off on Indian Shadow Mesh Jacket – A Review

Nothing protects like a full-sleeved jacket, and nothing breathes like mesh. So if you want all-day comfort in the heat of the summer without sacrificing coverage, a mesh jacket is an obvious choice. Indian Motorcycle […]