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Honda's 2013 Model Lineup | A Sleeping Giant No Longer | Cook's Corner
Motorcycle journalists, highly trained cynics that they are, seldom express true surprise. Even less often amazement. So, you can imagine...
Jim Mosher's Performance Indian | Something Old, Something New | Drawing The Line
Jim Mosher’s racer has achieved speeds Indian engineers could only dream of.
Riding With Your Head or Heart | Code Break
Do you ride with your head or with your heart? The best riders in the world—Valentino Rossi, Jorge Lorenzo, and Casey Stoner—ride with both.
The Future of Fuel Economy | Drawing the Line
Honda’s NC700X is one of the first all-new motorcycles in recent memory designed as much for efficient operation as for outright...
Rider Coaching | The Best Job in the World | Code Break
Few activities are as satisfying as helping enthusiasts improve their riding skills. The process works best when both the coach and client...
Confessions of a Motorcycle Control Freak | Cook's Corner
I long assumed that I was just another Type A personality. But I’ve come to realize it’s something much worse: Where motorcycles are...
2012 Harley-Davidson XR1200 | Gas It And Turn Left
Reviewers at Motorcyclist are supposed to be unbiased, but I’ve had a woody for the Harley-Davidson XR1200 ever since the new model...
Financial Trouble In Portugal, Italy, Ireland, Greece, And Spain | When Pigs Fly | Drawing the Line
If you follow world news you already know about the European debt crisis, and how the Euro, the common currency that was supposed to level...
Braking & Downshifting | Code Break
Most corners last only a few seconds, yet an entire universe of activity happens between the entry and the exit. Enthusiastic cornering on...
Kawasaki Z1 | New York Steak | Cook's Corner
Yoji Hamawaki leans across the table at a posh eatery near the current headquarters of Kawasaki Motors Corp. and says, “You know that we...
Professional Motorcycle Flipper | Interview With A Flipper | Wrenched
Pawn Stars. Storage Wars. American Pickers. The American public has discovered the vicarious thrills of modern treasure hunting via these...
Steve Rapp on the Attack Performance Machine | It’s Not A Movie | Drawing the Line
Here’s the script: Our movie hero rider is leaving the pits, pulling on to the track with the best motorcycle racers on the fastest...
Dual Clutch Transmission | Automatic For the People | Cook's Corner
Honda introduced the tantalizingly new VFR1200F in 2010 and instead of touting its raucous, big-bore V-four, the firm chose to highlight...
Pulling on the Brakes | Code Break
On motorcycle riding, “good” advice gets passed around like a bottle of Mad Dog in a homeless camp. Like the “wine,” most of it goes to the...
Motorcycle Chassis Design | The Elephant in the Pit Box | Drawing the Line
That motorcycle chassis design is often more art than science has never been more apparent than during the last couple MotoGP seasons.