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    Two Wheels: EBR 1190 SX price and specs revealed

    Erik Buell Racing has put a price to the 1190 SX "superfighter" it showed off recently at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway: MSRP is US$16,995 (CAD$18,077). That's a US$2,000 discount compared to the 1190 RX superbike on which it's based. It also saves five pounds compared to the RX, that curtailed ...

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    Detroit: Spira4u foam car enters pilot production

    Four years ago we posted on the three-wheeled foam car that was going to enter the Auto X-Prize. The car was the Spira at the time, and it made it to the round-of-four in X-Prize competition. Its inventor, Lon Ballard, created the vehicle for the sole purpose of lowering the number of road ...

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    Motorsport: Dakar biker mysteriously found dead, first fatality this year

    The 2015 Dakar Rally has claimed its first life: Polish biker Michal Hernik died during the third stage of unknown causes. An ambulance helicopter was dispatched when he didn't show up at the end of the stage and his tracker stopped transmitting, and he was found about 1,000 feet off the bike ...

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    Official: Motorcycle fatalities down for the first time since 2009

    As we reported earlier, overall traffic fatalities were again down in 2013 after a momentary spike in 2012, and for the first time since 2009 motorcycle fatalities decreased year-on-year in 2013: the Fatality Analysis Reporting System compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ...

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    Video: Get excited for the 2015 Isle of Man TT six months early

    Some races come and go from season to season, but there are a handful that the world arguably just couldn't do without: the Monaco Grand Prix, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Indianapolis 500, the Daytona 500... but for motorbike road racing, it's all about the Isle of Man TT. The famous Touring ...

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    Opinion: Akrapovic Full Moon concept motorcycle is out of this world

    Akrapovič (pronounced a-CROP-o-vitch) makes car exhaust systems for everything from the Volkswagen Golf to the Audi R18 E-Tron quattro endurance racer. The Slovenian company also does motorcycle exhausts and has gotten into custom bikes to show off its work. Three years ago it debuted the Morsus ...

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    Video: Red Bull showcases France's 'Gardians of Dakar'

    For motorsports fans in North America, the winter is often a wasteland of interest, leaving us to look forward to warmer weather and the return of racing. However, there's a lighthouse that shines each year during the cold doldrums in the form of the Dakar Rally. Often broadcast in the wee hours ...

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    Video: Watch motorcycle stunt rider perform high speed yoga

    Okay, so he may not attact the same attention as this bikini girl biker doing dangerous yoga stunts on moving motorcycle, but forty-year-old Gugulotu Lachiram is a farmer by trade, a yoga practitioner and motorcycle rider by choice. Not yet having worked out how to ride while farming, Lachiram ...

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    Official: Ride may be the motorcycle racing sim you've bee waiting for [w/video]

    In September Milestone, the developer behind the MotoGP videogame, announced an offering that would "alter the concept of motorcycle video games forever" called Ride, slated for release in Spring 2015 on Xbox One and 360, PlayStation 3 and 4, Steam and PC. Thanks to a press release we have a few ...

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    Video: "Innovative" dad creates dangerously impressive motocross swing

    You can make a swing out of just about anything: chain, rope, a plank of wood, even an old tire. But what if that tire is still attached to a motorized vehicle? That's the question one enthusiastic father set out to answer when he hooked up a dirtbike to a rope and up to a tree in Burrillville, ...