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August 5, 2014

MASTER Security Scheme Working

Figures have just been released by the Motorcycle Industry Association which show a marked reduction in motorcycle theft in the UK. Read the full article »

August 5, 2014

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride 2014

On September 28, 2014, those magnificent men on their flying machines gather for a global celebration of motorcycling, style, friendship and banter all in aid of giving a two wheel salute to prostate cancer. In over 250 cities around the world, groups of riders, all makes and models, will dress dapper and tour the town. This is the Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride, a global phenomenon founded by a bunch of Australian friends in 2012 to offset the downbeat perception often linked to motorcyclists. Read the full article »

July 31, 2014

Herlings Undergoes Succesful Surgery After Crash at Charity Race

KTM Racing has confirmed that Red Bull KTM factory rider Jeffrey Herlings has sustained a fractured femur during a crash at the Everts and Friends charity race in Genk, Belgium on Monday. Read the full article »

July 30, 2014

Kawasaki confirms assault on World Endurance Championship

With an enviable record of achievement in one of the most challenging of motorcycle racing disciplines, Kawasaki Motors Europe have confirmed their official support for the SRC Kawasaki team in selected rounds of the 2014 World Endurance Championship and beyond. Read the full article »

July 29, 2014

BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy: Adventure and Competition

With barely a month to the start of the fourth BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy, the North America 2014 edition, the preparations of the organizers and the competitors are nearing completion. Read the full article »

July 25, 2014

Escape your daily race!

1 competition – 10 challenges. Right after crossing the finish line, KTM goodie bags and three main prizes are waiting for you: one KTM RC 390 and two RC 125! Start the race at Read the full article »

July 25, 2014

KTM reveals details on its 2015 motocross model range

KTM is excited to reveal the details on its 2015 motocross model range, which is currently arriving in dealerships around Europe. The Austrian manufacturer is pleased to continue to set the benchmark in the development of offroad motorcycles with year-upon-year improvements to its ultra-successful motocross bikes with a huge investment in its R&D department to deliver the very latest in motorcycle technology. Read the full article »

July 24, 2014

KTM and “Wings for Life”: strong team since 2004!

More than ever, KTM supports “Wings for Life“ and is therefore one of the most important partners of the charitable foundation that puts a lot of effort into the quest for a cure for spinal injuries. Read the full article »

July 23, 2014

Kawasaki and Z1000 reap more prizes

Kawasaki's new Z1000 has already won the Plus X Award for innovation, high quality and design. Now the racing-styled large Z adds to its winning haul. Read the full article »

July 16, 2014

The biggest BMW Motorrad party in 2014

Anyone who has been to the BMW Motorrad Days at least once is familiar with the basic atmosphere: by day there is a great elebration of motorcycling and at night people on the same wavelength simply celebrate life itself - and both parts are as relaxed and open-minded as is typical of the very best motorcycle parties. This year there were once again some 40,000 two-wheel fans present in Garmisch - the same figure as for the record year 2013. Read the full article »