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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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The First Annual Customer Appreciation Nova Scotia Ride

By: Aaron S.
As I sit here enjoying the train ride home after a fantastic two week ride through the north east and Nova Scotia, I find myself reflecting on my first guided trip from Euro Cycles of Tampa Bay.
How did this whole thing start?
Prior to taking ownership of Euro Cycles of Tampa Bay, I [...]

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2013 Ducati Hypermotard First Ride

Ducati’s Hypermotard is the Italian brand’s poster child for bad behavior, socially unacceptable antics and plain ol’ hooliganism. When it was introduced six years ago, it captured the spazstic attention of those that are drawn to wheelies, tire smoke and cutting skids, but it really wasn’t a motorcycle that most wanted to live with every [...]

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Want to Learn About Overland Adventure Motorcycling?

Come to the Overland EXPO!
When: May 17 – 19, 2013.
Where: Flagstaff, Arizona, 2 hours north of Phoenix off I-17, at Mormon Lake Lodge (Google map). Flagstaff has thousands of hotel rooms, restaurants, bars, and is the gateway to the Grand Canyon and the Four Corners backcountry [OVERVIEW LOCATION MAP] [VENUE GROUNDS MAP]
What: Overland Expo is an [...]

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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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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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Trans Siberian Challenging Ride 2012 : Video

Complete video of the Trans Siberian Highway, ride 11.000 km from St Peterburg to Vladivostok. Once upon a time this long road were home of thousand Prisoner of Gulags. Those inmates of Gulags were maintained the road and worked to death to keep the roads in good condition. Today the road in serious repair, but [...]

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Touring Carrizo Aboard a BMW G 650 GS Sertao

Written by Kelly Callan
Photos by Don Williams
2012 BMW G650GS Sertao Touring Review
I feel like a dog with his head out the window of the car, drinking in the rushing air and thrill of the speed. There is nothing separating me from this vast empty prairie that I’m riding through; it is in my face, my nose, [...]

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Next Dixie Dual Sport Ride Wednesday, December 12th

Business of the Night Out is to tell stories which may or may not be true….
DDS Night Out will be on the second Wednesday of the month.
NEXT NIGHT OUT:

Wednesday December 12th, 7pm-ish

Quaker Steak & Lube
10400 49th Street North
Clearwater, Florida 33762
(727) 572-9464
Ride in, drive in, walk in, we really don’t care. It’s just a night out [...]

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Ride Report: 2013 Ducati Multistrada 1200 S Touring

Source: Cycle World
Written by John Burns
Ducati made a bunch of significant upgrades to its best-selling (in Europe) Multistrada line for 2013, and invited the moto press to Bilbao, Spain, to sample its wares—specifically, the 1200 S Touring. But all four Multis (1200, 1200 S Touring, the new Granturismo, and Pikes Peak Edition) get a new, [...]

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Ducati Multistrada Review

Ducati Multistrada Review
Written by Tor Sagen
Ducati launched its 2013 Ducati Multistrada 1200 this week in Bilbao, Spain, allowing journalist to grab some first impressions of the revised motorcycle.
Fair enough, Ducati has upgraded the Testastretta engine to achieve a smoother torque response, and increased it by five percent 7500 rpm. The new Testastretta II DS now delivers [...]

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