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Bike of the Week: 2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale S in Red

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This Week: 2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale S in red

This pre-owned 2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale S  in red is for Sale at Euro Cycles of Tampa Bay 8509 Gunn [...]

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2015 MV Agusta Stradale 800 First Look

By: Byron Wilson
MV Agusta revealed its new Stradale 800 during the 2014 EICMA Show in Milan and now, in early December, the Italian brand has just wrapped its press launch for the machine. Branded as a fusion of sport and touring features, the Stradale 800 is a new model for 2015, joining the Turismo Veloce [...]

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Motorcycle Rider Holiday Gift Ideas

These are some of our favorite gift ideas for any motorcycle rider on your list!
Products and Prices Seen In Video:

S100 Full Cleaning Kit – $59.95
S100 Motorcycle Cleaner – $12.99
S100 Motorcycle Wax – $15.99
Motorcycle Polish – $7.99
Matte Paint Cleaner – $14.99

XP3 Personal Power Supply & Jump Starter – $129.95

Scala Rider Q3 Headset – $229.95
Scala Rider QZ [...]

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Ducati 1299 Panigale – The Apex of Performance

The most exciting Superbike on the market today, just what every fan has ever dreamed of.
116mm bore, 1285cc displacement, 205hp, 144.6Nm torque and weighing in at 179.5 kg.
Numbers that speak loud and clear.

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LEAKED: First Photos of the MV Agusta Dragster RR

MV Agusta had us guessing as to what the Varese company would be debuting at the upcoming EICMA show, though the latest video from the company seems to clearly show that a Dragster RR will be coming.
A built up version of the Dragster 800, the MV Agusta Dragster RR features Kineo wheels, new paint, and [...]

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Video Road Test: BMW’s intimidating S1000R streetfighter

After giving the rundown on BMW’s latest, greatest super-naked motorcycle, the S1000R, in our write-up a couple of days ago, it’s time to sing the praises of the brother to BMW’s S1000RR superbike with our video review.
For more from Gizmag.com CLICK HERE

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2015 BMW S1000XR Spied!

 
By Kevin Duke
BMW’s new entry into the sport-adventure-touring sub-class has been caught while undergoing final testing in Europe. The S1000XR is loosely based on the thrilling and versatile S1000R, one of our favorite motorcycles of 2014, but with many changes to compete with sporty ADVs like Ducati’s Multistrada and Aprilia’s Caponord.
BMW Trademarks S1000XR
It’s not without [...]

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Ducati Scrambler First Official Picture

Well, sort of…

MOTORCYCLE marketing just seems to get weirder by the year and 2014 so far has been a doozy thanks to Yamaha’s mad-as-a-bucket-of-frogs ‘Revstation’ and ‘Master of Torque’ campaigns.
And Ducati’s first official reveal for its 2015 Scrambler is right up there with Yamaha’s most baffling efforts; a sub-Postman-Pat quality stop-motion video series that draws on [...]

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Hollywood Electrics Adds Brammo To Its Product Lineup

By Troy Siahaan
If you’ve been following our electric motorcycle exploits on Motorcycle.com, you should be familiar with the name Harlan Flagg. Proprietor of Hollywood Electrics, Flagg has been involved in many of the exploits we’ve taken part in with various Zeros. From racing at Pikes Peak, competing in a 24-hour race, playing in the dirt, or giving [...]

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2014 BMW R1200RT | Road Test

Now the Name Means “Really Terrific”
By Marc Cook

It won’t take more than a minute in the saddle to know BMW has comprehensively changed and dramatically improved the stalwart R1200RT, a long-distance runner that the company claims is the “travel-tourer” sweet spot of its model line. Where BMW salesmen are happy to sell you [...]

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2014: Year of the Open-Class Naked Bike

 

At least once a year there’s a test we especially look forward to. For 2014, this is it: a comprehensive comparison of modern, high-performance “naked” streetbikes. Why? Because this crop of bare-chested beasts represents not only a resurgence in the category but also an important shift in emphasis. In recent years, naked bikes were often [...]

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