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In the late 1980s, the K1 was a Buck Rogers futuristic machine.

The F4 is the purest expression of form from Italian legendary motorcycle designer Massimo Tamburini.

“This bike is not just for show,” said Brian Janes. “About a month after the build, two friends and I took a road trip.”

A lucky motorcycle enthusiast will have the chance to own one of the Hypermotards used in the movie’s production.

Among the early models that Yamaha produced, the Enduros of the late 1960s and early 70s were the most significant.

The Gunner is a “bobber,” a motorcycle that removes excess bodywork and weight—to create a more thrilling power-to-weight ratio.

BMW dominated sidecar racing throughout the 1950s.

Powerful bikes from Harley, Triumph, Norton, and BSA ruled the road, but the eight-horsepower Honda has its own undeniable charm.

Choppers are a form of folk art.

From its inception, the Venom was conceived as a high-speed touring bike—the larger more powerful sibling to the 350 cc Velocette Viper.

Movies such as “Easy Rider” and “The Born Loser” defined America’s 1960s counterculture as much as the Summer of Love.

If your heart doesn’t race faster at the sound of a Triumph Trophy roaring to life, you might not be alive.

It’s the only known film-based, stunt-ridden motorcycle used by Evel Knievel to reach the auction block.

Collectors tend to prefer the 1978 model, but not merely because of its iconic association with Mike Hailwood.

Every day, one can see that times are changing. Real-time communication is becoming easier and more convenient, Google put its first self-driven car on the road, and electric vehicles are gaining in popularity. California-based electric motorcycle company, Zero Motorcycles, is making headway in the North America and...

One giveaway I’m from the south is my love for football. As a diehard fan and season ticket holder, I would get grumpy on Sundays when my team, the New Orleans Saints, was losing a game. There were things that cheered me up though: beer, camaraderie, music playing in the background, and the Saints cheerleaders dancing...

In the fall of 2013, I low-sided my motorcycle (twice) in the same corner at Thunderhill Raceway. What hurt the most from that was my confidence, and I immediately went into hurt puppy mode. This incident is what ultimately landed me to work with Ken Hill as well as do as many track days possible this entire year....

Harley Davidson made an electric motorcycle? One doesn’t equate the all American machine with anything electric, but that’s exactly what they designed with the idea of allowing motorcycle riders test ride and then provide feedback. Harley named the experiment the “Project LiveWire Experience Tour.”

Willows is a small Northern California town with a population of about 6,000, and it’s one of my favorite cities in the US. Why? This small town is home to one of my favorite racetracks: Thunderhill Raceway Park. This 2.86 miles of track composed of 15 turns is considered a fast track with a few fun technical turns....

eBay Listing: Steve McQueen’s 1971 Husqvarna 250s Moto-Cross One of the most recognizable and successful actors of the 1960s and ‘70s, Steve McQueen’s fame in both the movie and motorcycle worlds have made his personal bikes valuable collector’s items. Now here’s another chance to own a piece of history. With...

Photo of the Week: 1947 Indian Chief Tribute bike to the owner’s late father, but restored to personal specs. Dad used to own a 1947 Indian Chief and that is why this vintage motorcycle was restored to its former glory and more. The more being additional pinstriping, V-panel on the tank, and tan leather to give the...