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Two Moto GPs, one Superbike race, mooted for Spain

JEREZ, Spain - The regional government of Andalusia, the city council of Jerez de la Frontera, and Dorna Sports have agreed to propose to the Spanish government that, if approved, would see the Jerez F1 circuit hold two MotoGP and one World Superbike round in July/August. After an electronic meeting in early May 2020 Juan… Continue reading Two Moto GPs, one Superbike race, mooted for Spain

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Honda takes Red Dot accolades for cars and motorcycles

TOKYO, Japan - Honda has announced that the all-new Honda e electric car and the CBR1000RR-R Fireblade supersport motorcycle have each won a  'Red Dot' product design rating*.The Honda e (above) won''Red Dot: Best of the Best 2020' in the automobile category and 'Red Dot 2020' in the meta category of "Smart Products". ''Honda e,''… Continue reading Honda takes Red Dot accolades for cars and motorcycles

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New Panigale: More tech, easier to ride, ready for the track

BORGO PANIGALE, Italy - Further improved, easier to ride, more intuitive, less tiring, and even faster... just a few promises for 2020 from Ducati, one of the world's most glamorous motor-cycle builders It's the Panigale V4 and it's said to be ready for the track. After being confirmed for the second consecutive year, ''the world's… Continue reading New Panigale: More tech, easier to ride, ready for the track

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Dashing Ducati Diavel: Second design award from US

BORGO PANIGALE, Italy: – Design and sheer personality, bikemaker Ducati says, have always been an essential part of every one of its machines; indeed the number of international awards won emphasises that. Now the Diavel 1260 S (above) which won the British Red Dot design prize has now gone on to enjoy success in the… Continue reading Dashing Ducati Diavel: Second design award from US

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Marquez makes it six on MotoGP championship board

BANGKOK, Thailand - Honda MotoGP ace Marc Marquez is the 2019 MotoGP World champion after winning the Thailand GP here -  his fourth consecutive premier class title and the sixth time he's taken the MotoGP championship. Riding Honda’s RC213V factory bike, Marquez had a solid start to his fourth consecutive title this season, finishing second… Continue reading Marquez makes it six on MotoGP championship board

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Own a Guzzi or Aprilia? Jozi gets new service team

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - IMI has opened a motorcycle service centre at its new home in Maserati House, Bryanston, in Jozi's northern suburbs. Service director Paul Richardson told The Corner: ''The facility is has a full range of diagnostic and technical servicing equipment and we're open for business. “Our dealer management system for parts ordering… Continue reading Own a Guzzi or Aprilia? Jozi gets new service team

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Moto Guzzi is back! Six classic models set to go anywhere

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Moto Guzzi SA line-up and prices confirmed ans of Moto Guzzi - the legendary brand of hand-made motorcycles with their signature transverse-mounted V2 engines will soon be in South Africa. Italian Motorcycle Importers (IMI), the official distributor of Moto Guzzi, will launch seven versions of the Moto Guzzi V7 naked bike… Continue reading Moto Guzzi is back! Six classic models set to go anywhere

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Moto Guzzi’s SA line-up and prices – climb aboard!

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Fans of Moto Guzzi – the Igtalian brand of hand-made motorcycles with their signature transverse-mounted V2 engines – will soon be back in South Africa. Italian Motorcycle Importers (IMI), official distributor of Moto Guzzi in South Africa, will launch seven distinct versions of the legendary Moto Guzzi V7 ''naked'' bike and… Continue reading Moto Guzzi’s SA line-up and prices – climb aboard!

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YouTuber personality killed in electric scooter collision

LONDON, England - UK YouTube personality Emily Hartridge has died after what is believed to be the UK's first fatal electric scooter crash. "This is a horrible thing to have to say over Instagram but we know many of you were expecting to see Emily today and this is the only way to contact you… Continue reading YouTuber personality killed in electric scooter collision

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Electric Harleys: Two years’ free ‘fuel’ for American Easy Riders

RESTON, Virginia - Electrify America has signed an agreement with Harley-Davidson to provide owners of its first all-electric motorcycle, The Harley-Davidson® LiveWire™ with the per minute equivalent of 500kW hours of complimentary charging over two years through Electrify America rechargestations nationwide. LiveWire motorcycle customers who buy a bike assembled through August 2019 to end July… Continue reading Electric Harleys: Two years’ free ‘fuel’ for American Easy Riders