motorcycles

 
Valentino Rossi at Goodwood FOS

MotoGP Icon Valentino Rossi Thrills At Goodwood Festival Of Speed

On or off a motorcycle, nine-time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi is an entertaining character. Rossi arrived at the Goodwood Festival of Speed fresh off a victory in the Dutch Grand Prix. While "The Doctor" had started from pole position, the race came down to heroic last-lap efforts after contact... read more

June 29, 2015 by 
 
Brammo Empulse R electric motorcycle

Polaris Acquires Brammo's Electric Motorcycle Business

There's a major shakeup taking place in the world of electric motorcycles. Polaris has acquired the electric motorcycle business of Brammo, maker of the Empulse and Enertia... read more January 26, 2015 by 


 
Jaguar Land Rover Bike Sense bicycle and motorcycle detection system

Jaguar Land Rover Previews Bicycle And Motorcycle Detection System: Video

Jaguar Land Rover has been showing off some of its upcoming safety technology in recent months, with previous highlights including an innovative transparent hood system and a... read more January 20, 2015 by 


 
Mercedes-AMG buys 25 percent of MV Agusta

Mercedes-AMG Buys 25 Percent Of MV Agusta

A couple of weeks ago we brought you news that Daimler, through its Mercedes-AMG performance brand, was looking to acquire a stake in Italian motorcycle manufacturer MV... read more October 31, 2014 by 


 
2013 MV Agusta F4

Daimler Eyes Stake In Motorcycle Brand MV Agusta: Report

Daimler may end up buying a stake in Italian motorcycle manufacturer MV Agusta in an attempt to rival BMW and Audi with their respective Motorrad and Ducati bike divisions... read more October 21, 2014 by 


 
Crash site of Bobby Goodin at Pikes Peak (Image via Colorado Springs Gazette)

Motorcyclist’s Death Mars 2014 Pikes Peak

No overall record was set at yesterday’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado, but we’re sad to report that motorcyclist Bobby Goodin, competitor #86... read more June 29, 2014 by 


 
Ariel Ace motorcycle

Ariel Ace Motorcycle Is Just As Crazy As The Atom

Picture the Ariel Atom in your head. Not difficult, is it? The car's skeletal structure is its defining feature, and that work of engineering art unsurprisingly finds its way... read more June 27, 2014 by 


 
Jet Trike

How Do You Spell Freedom? J-E-T T-R-I-K-E

In the world of custom cars, it's not out of the ordinary to see two different vehicle types mashed together. An old pickup truck might get the underpinings of a sports car... read more April 29, 2014 by 


 
LIT Motors C1

LIT Motors C1: The Car-Like Motorcyle That Can't Fall Down

Imagine, a vehicle that drives like a car, but balances itself on two wheels. Too late--LIT Motors already did it, back in 2012. DON'T MISS: Size Matters 2: The... read more March 22, 2014 by 


 
Child-size Batpod replica

Super Dad Builds His Sons A Batpod: Video

Most people have their ideas of what a good parent should be, and they usually don't involve replica movie vehicles. Youtube user eE48v (via Gizmodo) may have won "Father of... read more March 10, 2014 by 


 
Lotus C-01 superbike

Lotus C-01 Superbike Revealed In All Its Carbon Fiber Glory

Nearly a year ago, Lotus announced the launch of its new motorcycle division, with a teaser image showing the carbon fiber tank of its C-01 superbike. Today, we have the... read more February 20, 2014 by 


 
James May Meccano motorcycle

James May Plans World's Slowest Isle Of Man Lap On Toy Motorcycle

The man known as Captain Slow may have finally found a task worthy of his name. Top Gear host James May plans to complete a lap of the Isle of Man TT course for an upcoming... read more December 5, 2013 by 


 
Police officer's drag racing video goes viral (Youtube)

Cop Resigns After Green Light Drag Race Video Goes Viral

A police officer in Montgomery, Alabama has resigned after a video of him racing a local motorcycle rider went viral. The unidentified officer was captured on camera by the... read more November 14, 2013 by 


 
Steve McQueen's 1939 Harley-Davidson WLD Solo Sport - image: Mecum Auctions

Steve McQueen's 1938 Harley-Davidson Heads To The Auction Block

No one will ever be as cool as Steve McQueen, but owning his Harley-Davidson might be the next best thing. McQueen's 1938 Harley WLD Solo Sport will be sold at a Mecum... read more November 11, 2013 by 


 
2014 Caterham Brutus 750

Caterham Further Consolidates Group, Launches Motorcycle Division

Not long ago, Caterham was a barely known entity churning out a handful of Lotus Seven roadsters per year. In 2006, a group of ex-Lotus executives took over the company and... read more November 5, 2013 by 


 
Reevu Helmet

Motorcycle Helmets Getting First Head-Up Display

Reevu is a company keen on reinventing the helmet as we know it. Most recently, the company touted a rearview camera that keeps track of the action going on behind your head... read more July 28, 2013 by 


 
 

New Cars

Go!

 
© 2015 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Read Our Cookie Policy