Long-Term BMW S1000XR Gets SHAD Hard Bags

BMW S1000XR Long-Term mods, SHAD luggage

The US importer for Spanish luggage manufacturer SHAD emailed asking if I’d try the company’s SH36 saddlebags on the S1000XR now that it had developed new mounts for the BMW. I told him that I really liked the factory accessory bags and he said, “Thanks. We make them for BMW.” Imagine that. (I later found out the BMW accessory seat is also made by SHAD.) But ever the sucker for new product to test, I said to get UPS rolling.

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Tune-In Alert: MotoAmerica New Jersey Motorsports Park

MotoAmercia, NJMP

North America's best motorcycle road racers return to New Jersey Motorsports Park this weekend, April 29-May 1, for the MotoAmerica Superbike Championship of New Jersey, round three of the 2016 AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship.

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Marquez: Aero development will “never stop” now it’s started

Marquez: Aero development will “never stop” now it’s started

Honda’s two-time MotoGP champion Marc Marquez believes that development of aerodynamic winglets will continue apace – unless rulemarkers ban them.

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LARTE Design Makes The Lexus LX Even More Imposing - For Better Or Worse

Lexus’ LX full-size SUV isn’t the kind of vehicle that requires aggressive visual enhancements to help it stand out from an already crowded niche, but Larte Design thinks otherwise.

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MotoGP Video: Overtake Analysis: Memorable passes at the #SpanishGP


An explanation of the most remarkable overtakes that took place at the #SpanishGP.

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MV Agusta 750 America

MV Agusta 750 America 3

The MV Agusta 750 America is a motorcycle that was designed by Italians to meet a very specific American specification. By 1975 MV Agusta was in dire financial difficulties, so Chris Garville and Jim Cotherman of the sole US MV Augusta importer Commerce Overseas Corporation, sent a specification sheet to Italy outlining a bike they thought would work well in the USA.

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Aprilia ramps up MotoGP development with Mugello test

Aprilia will explore different development directions for each of its MotoGP riders when it continues testing its new RS-GP at Mugello later this week.

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Video: Mars by 2018, Elon Musk wants to send Dragon Red to Mars by 2018.


Video: Mars by 2018, Elon Musk wants to send Dragon Red to Mars by 2018.
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Suzuki tell Viñales to have a decision on his future by Le Mans


Suzuki have given Maverick Viñales ten days to decide his future, and will be expecting an announcement from the Spaniard at the French Grand Prix in Le Mans.

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Video: New Bell Stars Protect Top MotoAmerica Racers

Six MotoAmerica racers—four defending class champions, two series returnees, and one newcomer—debuted Bell’s new Star series helmets at the opening round of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship earlier this month at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas.

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Rossi: I’ll still be motivated to win when I’m 40

Rossi: I’ll still be motivated to win when I’m 40

Valentino Rossi believes he will still be motivated to win races when he reaches his 40s, after winning Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix at the age of 37.

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We Drive: 2016 Honda Civic Coupe Is Light Art Shaped Like A Car

The 2016 Honda Civic Coupe is the equivalent of a shiny object waving in front of you. It exists because looks are important, even on a mainstream car.

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‘01 Triumph Bonneville – Macco Motors


At the heart of every custom bike build, there’s usually a story of a lost bike. There can be a million reasons why bikes get set aside. Mechanical issues, health reasons, young kids to look after – hell, sometimes life just gets all up in your face. And it’s not just old bikes that are hung out to dry, either. Witness exhibit ‘A’, a 2001 Triumph Bonneville that has spent a third of its life doing sweet F.A. Screw the RSPCA, where’s the society the prevents cruelty to sweet, sweet bikes? In this case, Spain’s Macco Motors were the knights in shining (or maybe greasy?) armour who rescued this bike from stagnation and turned it into something anyone would be happy to give a home to. Meet ‘The Wasp’.

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News Prodotto, Metzeler presents the new Sport Touring Radial Roadtec 01 tyre

The 'elephant brand', alias Metzeler, certainly needs no introduction. This spring it offers a new product in the shape of the Roadtec 01, the new Sport Touring Radial tyre, designed and developed to offer greater levels of grip in all weather conditions, whether the asphalt is wet or dry, or offering less grip than usual.

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Red Bull Video: Lifting Heavy and Staying Fit With Track Star Lolo Jones


►Get the full story on Lolo's quest for success: http://win.gs/LoloHurdles
Track and field superstar Lolo Jones shares her workout routine and motivation to train harder than anyone else, on and off the track.

Music: "Talk Too Much" by Natasha Kmeto

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