Motorcycle safety focus of seminar

Motorcycle safety research will be the focus of a major seminar conducted by the Deakin University next month as a new riding gear protection rating system is unveiled. Deakin University motorcycle safety researcher Liz de Rome PhD says the seminar is an “internal university workshop to inspire researchers to contribute their expertise to motorcycle safety”. The […]

Designer Engagement Ring – Dazzle Your Love Life

Love is precious. Love is sweet. And love is unique too. We all want our love to be unique. This is the reason why people often opt for designer engagement ring when one has to gift something special to his / her sweetheart. Designer engagement ring has become immensely popular because of the uniqueness factor. […]

Honda reveals electric self-balancing Assist-e

Honda is set to reveal the Riding Assist-e electric version of the self-balancing concept it unveiled in January, 2017. The Riding Assist-e electric self-balancing bike looks production-ready. Below is a video of the earlier concept that has a small combustion engine.  Other differences are a more robust frame, possibly a battery pack under the solo seat […]

Claudio Domenicali says Ducati sale halted

Ducati CEO Claudio Domenicali has told his workers that the sale of the company by Volkswagen has now officially been halted. It’s the latest development in an ongoing saga that started in December 2015. Bloomberg Markets has now quoted Bologna union boss Bruno Papignani as saying Claudio told factory workers on Friday that the VW […]

MV Agusta F4 LH44 most expensive yet

Leading Formula One racer Lewis Hamilton has unveiled the MV Agusta F4 LH44 that he helped design. The bike is the most expensive MV Agusta yet and is expected to cost almost double the price of the top-of-the-line F4 RC which is almost $60,000. The previous Hamilton limited edition MV Agusta was the Brutale 800 […]

Honda recalls CRF450R over gear issue

Honda Australia has recalled the CRF450R off-road motocross for a potentially defective transmission countershaft fifth gear. The gear is used for engaging third gear and may break under certain riding conditions causing the transmission to seize. This could cause the rear wheel of the CRF450R to lock and through the rider off the bike. Owners […]

Italian Tacita electric cruiser preview

Italian electric motorcycle company Tacita has launched an electric cruiser. It looks a lot like a Harley-Davidson Street 500 and has a turbine sound similar to the Harley electric Livewire. The T-Cruise was launched in the USA this week and is featured in this video where you can hear its turbine sound and see it performing […]

goLock Venture warns riders of tampering

You can leave your gear locked on your motorbike with the goLock Venture and receive a warning over your phone if someone tries to tamper with it. The goLock Venture also has LED lights and a loud alarm to deter thieves. It will be available for $US239.95 (about $A305) from February 2018 or ordered from […]

Should Sikhs be exempt from helmets?

Turban-wearing Sikhs should be exempt from wearing a helmet while riding motorcycles on streets posted up to 60km/h, say a group of NSW Sikhs. The Central Coast of NSW Sikhs are campaigning to Coffs Coast Council for the right to not wear helmets. They are not fighting the ruling on humanitarian or religious grounds, but the inconvenience […]