Ducati Hypermotard SP | SHORT SHIFT

They say: 
 “Unmistakably motard.”  We say: 
“Hate. This. Clutch. Love. This. Bike.”
When Aaron Frank went to Spain to ride the Hypermotard last year (First Ride, June ’13, MC), he only sampled the up-spec SP version within the opulent confines of the Ascari Race Resort, no doubt gobbling caviar between sessions. That kid is spoiled [...]

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Updated Ducati Diavel Unveiled

DUCATI has unveiled an updated Diavel, featuring a new exhaust system and full LED headlight.
The cruiser gets the latest twin-spark version of the 1198cc Superbike-derived Testastretta V-twin engine, offering a claimed peak torque increase from 94 to 96.3lbft and more grunt throughout the rev range. Claimed peak power is unchanged at 162hp.
Claimed fuel economy is improved, while [...]

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2014 Ducati Hypermotard SP Review + Video

By Troy Siahaan
Around the MO offices, we’re filled with excitement and restraint whenever a motorcycle with “motard” in its name enters our graces. This is especially true when we took delivery of the $14,995 Ducati Hypermotard SP. With its high ground clearance, light weight, abundance of power, and dirtbike-like agility, we were anxious to rip [...]

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Overland Expo 2014

Its time to Sign up for the annual Overland Expo Ride!
This Ride is Suitable for all bike types!
This years dates will be May 12th to May 25th.
The ride will include Big Bend National park in Southern Texas,
Mountain riding through New Mexico and Arizona on the way out to Flagstaff. 
We will spend two days [...]

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2014 Ducati Monster 1200S First Ride

By: Justin Dawes
In 2013 Ducati redesigned the Hypermotard and inserted the Testastretta 11 engine inside its trellis frame, much to the dismay of some Hyper purists. This left only the everyman’s Ducati, the Monster, with an air-cooled Twin, but it was obvious to anyone paying attention to the development of recent offerings from the Italian [...]

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2014 Super-Middleweight Sportbike Shootout – Video

Ducati 899 Panigale vs. MV Agusta F3 800 vs. Suzuki GSX-R750

By Troy Siahaan
Photos by: Evans Brasfield Video by: Andy Vu
When racing organizations around the world ushered the end of the 750cc superbike era circa 2003 by allowing 1000cc four-cylinders to compete, it wasn’t long before almost every OEM dropped 750cc sportbikes from their lineups, [...]

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2014 BMW R1200GS Adventure | Technology Blog

Some of us ride motorcycles for the speed thrills, some because they’re cool as heck. Others ride them for adventure on two wheels. The 2014 BMW R1200 GS Adventure is aimed at that last group.
The newest model in BMW Motorrad’s expedition motorcycle line, the vehicle combines the touring capabilities of the R1200 GS with serious [...]

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Ducati 899 Panigale Premiere & Grand Re-Modeling Party

Join us at the dealership as we celebrate the release of a brand new model, the 2014 Ducati 899 Panigale, and the grand re-opening of our new Ducati showroom!
We will have food, music, and prizes!
Party is from 6pm to 8pm. Everyone is welcome, bring your friends!

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Brammo Introduces New Retail Incentives

Brammo, Inc., a leading developer of electric vehicle technology and manufacturer of electric vehicles, announces a $2000 retail incentive on the 2013 Brammo Empulse and a $1000 retail incentive on the 2013 Enertia Plus.
These incentives will ensure that those riders who want to purchase a model year 2013 Brammo don’t see the after tax cost [...]

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RideApart Primer: 2014’s New Motorcycles

By Wes Siler
2014 is shaping up to be a bumper year for new bikes. But, which 2014 new motorcycles are worth waiting for? Which ones are worth upgrading to? And, which ones should you pass on? This is RideApart’s primer to 2014’s new motorcycles.
New Bikes From BMW 
2014 BMW R1200RT

What they say: “The new RT has [...]

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Ducati 1199 Panigale R review: Totally awesome, Duke.

“AWESOME”. That was how a lad of around 17 described Ducati’s Panigale R soon after I parked up on Brighton seafront.
It’s a superlative that has crept across the Atlantic and become increasingly overused here – especially by teenage boys – but in this case, it’s entirely apt.
This is a machine which truly inspires awe.
It looks [...]

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