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Hot New Ducati’s IN STOCK!

We now have the 2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale R and Multistrada 1200S Granturismo in stock and ready for sale at Euro Cycles of Tampa Bay.

Stop in today to see these new models in person!
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2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale R First Ride

 

By: Adam Waheed

Ducati aims to get back atop the Superbike class and it’s doing it with this R-spec Panigale. Think it’s got what it takes to do it? Watch the 2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale R First Video and see for yourself.
Ducati pushed the envelope with its 1199 Panigale establishing a new standard of what we [...]

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Brammo Empulse R | First Ride

They say: “Modern and unique, yet reassuringly familiar.”
We say: “Gears and a clutch make a real electric motorcycle.”

 

The most common criticism of electric bikes is that they don’t feel like “real motorcycles.” The magic-carpet character of a silent, vibration-free motor with a tabletop-flat torque curve is novel and even exhilarating, but especially for experienced motorcyclists [...]

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GS Trophy 2012 – 12/01/2012 – Day 7 Summary

GS Trophy day 7
First, the big news… Team Germany has won the GS Trophy 2012, with France coming second and Italy rounding out the top three. Here’s what happened on the final day of what has been a truly memorable Trophy…
Even though today (Saturday) was the last competition day of the GS Trophy 2012, the [...]

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Interview with Ralf Rodepeter, head of BMW Classic

It’s not just the latest F 800 GS and R 1200 GS BMWs that are taking part in the GS Trophy 2012. Head of BMW Classic Ralf Rodepeter is following the same tracks and trails of South America, but on a 28-year-old R 80 G/S Paris Dakar. In this exclusive interview, hear Ralf talk about [...]

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Judges Chosen for BMW ‘Ride of Your Life’ Tour

The celebrity judges on the panel for the BMW Motorrad “Ride of Your Life” tour on the new BMW R 1200 GS are Adrien Brody, Rick Yune, Charley Boorman and Jutta Kleinschmidt.
With the help of the judging panel, BMW Motorrad is looking for motorcycle riders who are ready to take on the great adventure of [...]

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Kevils Speed Shop’s BMW R100 RS – “Le Mans”

If you are going to use a race car as inspiration for your BMW scrambler project, there is not a better, more famous or outrageously cool race car than the 1970 Gulf Porsche 917 featured in Steve McQueen’s movie ‘Le Mans”. The classic Gulf powder blue with marigold orange trim is one of the most [...]

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Taking a whir on Brammo’s Empulse R electric motorcycle

Written by Bill Roberson
With no engine, no exhaust and no need for gas, Brammo’s Empulse R lacks the visceral staples of traditional motorcycling, but delivers where it counts when you roll on the throttle.
The starting drill for the Empulse R, Brammo’s premiere electric motorcycle, will be familiar to anyone who has ridden a modern “regular” [...]

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Brammo Empulse R: It’s Electric!

 Written by Steve Anderson
Switch on the Brammo Empulse R and push what appears to be a start button, and no starter grinds an engine to life, no ignition ignites a volatile mixture and no exhaust barks as it purges burnt gases. Instead, the dashboard blinks ever so silently as the Empulse boots up. Twist the [...]

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A Fall Ride on a Brammo Empulse R with my wife on back.

I got a chance to ride something completely different than the norm, an electric motorcycle made by a company called Brammo. They are based out of the state I live in, Oregon. This machine has a 6 speed gearbox and quite a lot of power. I had my wife on back, we probably weigh collectively [...]

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Want To See The World? Then BMW Motorrad Wants YOU!

Five continents, five riders, and the new R 1200 GS from BMW Motorrad – that is the ultimate experience that you too can share in. Apply now as a rider, and with a little luck you can take part in an event that will be the first of its kind in the world. One World. [...]

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