| Oct 24, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The legendary Italian motor-scooter company Piaggio has pulled the covers off the Vespa 946, its first all-new scooter model in six years. It could be an instant classic.
Hand-built of welded steel and aluminum alloy in Piaggio's Pontedera factory,...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:46 AM
Suzuki Motor of America has issued a recall for as many as 210,000 units of its very popular 2004-13 GSX-R600 and GSX-R750 street bikes.
The company, citing potential GSX-R brake failure, said corrosion and old brake fluid might combine to reduce...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The dual-sport market continues to be a growth sector for the motorcycle industry. The CRF250L is Honda's latest attempt to create market dominance in this sector as it has in others.
The company has fielded a very able bike. The CRF250L -- Honda's...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 10:37 AM
The roar of Harleys is echoing through the streets of Daytona Beach now that the 21st annual Biketoberfest celebration has begun.
The festival spans from Oct. 17 - Oct. 20 and this year's event promises to deliver the same high-energy entertainment as...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Honda's new CTX700D is a smartly designed and supremely easy to ride street cruiser. It's likely to please wanna-be outlaws who don't wanna ride Harleys or newer riders who want a bigger bike that looks like a hog but drives like a dream.
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Elaine Ortiz had long entertained the idea of learning to ride a motorcycle, but when the 5-foot-tall Columbia resident sat on the back of her boyfriend's Ducati 900, she found she came up a bit short.
"My feet dangle off of it," said Ortiz, 29.
| Jun 30, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Jason Sheets spends a lot of time in his Jefferson Boulevard garage. A machinist by trade, he works full time for Central Precision in Boonsboro, but weekends and evenings are reserved for his own projects and customers.
“I can do machining and...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is urging drivers of four-wheel vehicles to look out for their two-wheel neighbors. May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month; statistics show motorcycle deaths have increased nearly every year for the...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 1:09 PM
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Buffalo Chip is pleased to announce that the award winning Student Build Challenge motorcycle has won two more awards during the 25th Annual Black Hills Motorcycle Show on April 13th and 14th at the Rushmore Plaza Civic...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:28 PM
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Buffalo Chip is pleased to announce the Student Build Challenge motorcycle will be displayed during the 25th Annual Black Hills Motorcycle Show on April 13 and 14 at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City, SD. The...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 11:54 PM
Members of the community have rallied support for the family of the Border Patrol agent who died in a car collision March 22.
Agent Francisco Puga, 26, died while driving to work, and the collision is being investigated by California Highway Patrol.