Tagged: Concept Motorcycles

Electric and Hydrogen Powered Motorcycles Getting Traction With Investors 0

Electric and Hydrogen Powered Motorcycles Getting Traction With Investors

Electric motorcycle manufacturer, Brammo, announced on Wednesday that it has raised $28 million from investors to boost development of electric motorcycle powertrain technology. So who’s kicking in all the cash? Polaris Industries, for one. Polaris is a powersports giant which makes all-terrain vehicles, snowmobiles, motorcycles and road-legal electric vehicles, and they’re obviously eyeing a step […]

Has the Electric Motorcycle Gotten A Foothold in the Market? 0

Has the Electric Motorcycle Gotten A Foothold in the Market?

The rest of the world, and particularly those in Asian countries,  have embraced two-wheeled transportation, and it remains to be seen if  consumers in North America and Europe will follow suit. High fuel costs, customer perception, and government incentives are all contributing to a growing demand for electric  motorcycles and scooters. In areas where the […]

Inside the Ducati 1199 Panigale Superquadro Engine – The Technical Details Video 0

Inside the Ducati 1199 Panigale Superquadro Engine – The Technical Details Video

After leaking a series of pictures featuring disguised test examples of Ducati’s new superbike, the 1199 Panigale, the iconic maker of stylish Italian motorcycles has decided to give the mechanical geeks among us a treat with this video clip of the long-awaited motorcycle’s engine. Nice. It’s not so much that the video is some kind […]

Dougie Lampkin Drops In For A Spot of Tea at Goodwood House 0

Dougie Lampkin Drops In For A Spot of Tea at Goodwood House

Dougie Lampkin kick starts the 2008 Festival of Speed: Watch some of the wild antics of international trials riding legend Dougie Lampkin as he rides through Goodwood House, in practice ahead of his ‘surprise’ appearances during the Festival of Speed. One of the greatest names in competition motorcycles is back: after a 28-year absence, the […]

Twenty Truly Wacky Motorcycles You’ll Never Own 0

Twenty Truly Wacky Motorcycles You’ll Never Own

Whether it’s the bike with the Rolls-Royce V-12, a fully electric bike that does the quarter mile in 7.8 seconds, or a bike that gets an economical 25 mpg at 250 mph, here are the twenty craziest motorcycles ever to hit the road. You can cook on them, and some of them even let you […]

Ridiculous Motorcycle Mountain Stunt Riding – Video 0

Ridiculous Motorcycle Mountain Stunt Riding – Video

Whether you ride a sport bike or an American cruiser, your insurance needs can get complicated. We’re here to help you find the right motorcycle insurance, whatever you ride… Related posts:Doing the Motorcycle Wave – What’s With Bikers Waving At Each Other and Is There Some Kind of Unwritten Rule? The Future of Motorcycles Is […]

Sidecar speed record 0

Sidecar speed record

The Suzuki Hayabusa powered Bakker Motorsports sidecar entry at the 2011 BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials rewrote the class record this year. Running in the SCBG 1350 class (Sidecar Blown Gas) the machine moved the record from the old 143 mph to 158.161 mph. The team broke the 160 mph mark with a pass of 162 […]