2015 Yamaha SR400 Retro Cruiser

2015 Yamaha SR400

Yamaha is going Retro, and the new SR400 is proof of that. If you are a fan of kickstarters, then this is the motorcycle for you. The SR400 has been popular in Japan, and now it’s coming over to the streets of America.  There are not many beginner bikes left for sale. Most of the […]

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V-Strom 650 ABS Adventure

2014 V-Strom 650 ABS Adventure

The V-Strom 650 continues to be a great all around motorcycle. In 2012 Suzuki introduced the Adventure model to the 650 lineup. This upgraded version includes a set of aluminum hard side cases/saddlebags along with some form fitting engine guards and a 3-way adjustable windscreen. The 650’s v-twin engine offers plenty of low-end and mid-range […]

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LIme Green 2014 Kawasaki KX85

Updated 2014 Kawasaki KX85

For almost ten years now the death of the 2-stroke has been predicted. While the selection of 2-strokes is definitely a lot more limited than it once was, there are still some great options for those people who aren’t in tune with owning a thumper. And there is something to be said for the simplicity […]

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Canadian 2014 Super T

2014 Yamaha Super Ténéré

There are lots of rumors floating around the internet stating that Yamaha won’t bring the Super Ténéré back to the U.S. for 2014. We believe them to be false and here’s why. The 2013 Super Ténéré was a hit for Yamaha and sold well in the States The Super Ténéré got lots of great press, and Yamaha is […]

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Slingshot Patent Drawing

Polaris Slingshot

In a press release from Polaris dated January 3rd, 2014, Polaris announced that Mike Jonikas (current VP of snow) is assuming a leadership role in launching and growing Polaris’ new Slingshot business. Short of the rumors that have been floating around for the last year, this is one of the most concrete pieces of evidence relating […]

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2014 New Edition

2014 Kawasaki KLR™650 New Edition

2014 is not even here yet, and Kawasaki is already releasing their second wave of 2014 models. The KLR650 New Edition builds on the perennial best selling KLR650. Updated features of the New Edition include An upgraded 41mm front fork featuring 40% firmer springs, and 27% more rebound damping The Uni-Trak rear suspension now features […]

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Suzuki GSX-R Brake Master Cylinder

Suzuki GSX-R Brake Recall

Suzuki Motor of America has announced a recall on the GSX-R series of sportbikes. Brake fluid is hygroscopic (meaning that it attracts water) and where moisture accumulates corrosion often follows. Suzuki engineers have determined that the brake piston (located inside the front master cylinder) on some motorcycles may not have had a uniform surface treatment […]

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