2016 Yamaha FJR1300ES Video Review



For 2016, Yamaha upgraded the popular FJR1300ES and FJR1300A with a significant internal change while leaving the rest of the motorcycle what on the surface seems basically the same.

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Spy shots! Husky Vitpilen cafe racer snapped out in first tests on the road!

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Here are spy pictures of the Husqvarna Vitpilen cafe racer for the road as it’s put through its first set of road tests abroad.

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American Motorcycle Roadracing 50 Years Ago

California Screamin: 50 years ago American roadracing came of age in the Golden State

My first roadrace took place on a dragstrip. Actually, a modified dragstrip; the quarter-mile’s Armco gauntlet served as the main straight, the return road leading back to the pits formed the esses, and an impromptu chicane composed of hay bales and witch-hat pylons strategically placed on the asphalt slowed racers down before entering the quarter-mile’s grease-stained staging lanes that emptied into what we called the Tower Turn, ultimately leading back onto the main straight.

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Wall Street Journal Video: Model X Quality Issues a Challenge for Tesla

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Tesla Motors is battling quality issues with its new high-end Model X SUV, raising questions about the auto maker's ability to ramp up and deliver on its next generation of electric cars like the more affordable Model 3. WSJ's Lee Hawkins explains. Photo: Tesla

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Four winners in four races, will it be five in France?

Four winners in four races, will it be five in France?

Le Mans’ tight and technical layout always leads to thrilling racing in the lightweight class, especially in the final two corners.


Texas mum defends photo of seven year old daughter’s pillion ride to school

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A Texas mother is defending herself after a photo of her 7-year-old daughter sparked outrage on social media.

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“Grizzly” Pedraita On Track To Set New World Record Aboard Victory



Swiss endurance rider Urs “Grizzly” Pedraitais 25 riding days and 16,932 miles into his quest to set a new world record by circumnavigating six continents in less than 100 riding days aboard his Victory Motorcycles® Cross Country Tour.

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Vespa is Now 70 Years Young

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Time has come for Piaggio to celebrate the 70th birthday of Vespa, a brand that was born in Pontedera, Italy, near Pisa, in April 1946.

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Tesla launches ‘Tesla Charging Partner Program’ in China to promote a national EV charging standard



China has developed a new charging standard in order to more efficiently deploy a charging infrastructure capable of supporting the up to 5 million electric vehicles it hopes to get on the roads by 2020. Tesla is now fully on board and announced today the launch of the ‘Tesla Charging Partner Program’ in China to promote the national EV charging standard.

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Jay Leno's Garage Video: 1964 Triumph Bonneville - Jay Leno's Garage

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Jay gives us an in-depth look at one of the most classically beautiful motorcycles of all time, his 1964 Triumph Bonneville.

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KTM announces official range of PowerParts for awesome 690 singles

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The model year 2016 KTM 690 Duke and 690 Duke R are the most powerful and technically advanced single-cylinder machines available.

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BSB » Oulton Park: Cooper ‘seized every opportunity’ for maiden BSB win



Richard Cooper says he's thrilled to repay Buildbase BMW's faith in him by taking his maiden British Superbike victory.

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Ducati Tops Pied Piper Dealer Rankings, Yet Again

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Yet once again, Ducati has topped Pied Piper Prospect Satisfaction Index (PSI) – showing the continued prowess of Ducati dealerships in the United States.

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MotoGP Video: #FrenchGP Teaser: MotoGP™ heads to Le Mans

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Consistent podium finishes in the first 4 rounds have kept Marquez on top. Can he continue his form in France?

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J.W. Speaker Launches New “Adaptive” Motorcycle Headlight!

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J.W. Speaker Corporation, a leading U.S.-based lighting firm specializing in innovative LED solutions for OEMs and the aftermarket, has expanded their series of dynamically adaptive LED motorcycle headlights to include a new PAR46 (5.75" round) sized light, the Model 8690 A Series.
Visit: http://www.jwspeaker.com

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