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10 Must-Know Facts About the Dodge Tomahawk

10 Must-Know Facts About the Dodge Tomahawk

Powered by a Viper V-10 engine, the Dodge Tomahawk has four wheels and was claimed to be able to do over 400 mph!

Concept vehicles don’t come much crazier than the Dodge Tomahawk, a four-wheeled ’motorcycle’ powered by an 8.3-liter V-10 engine from a Dodge Viper. The Dodge Tomahawk’s top speed was rated at 420 mph, but no one ever was foolish enough to try it out. Had someone tried it, it could’ve been the fastest motorcycle in the world. Only one was built by Dodge, but nine others were built by Neiman Marcus and sold for $550,000 each!

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Who Invented Motorcycles? The Story Of The First Motorcycle

Who Invented Motorcycles? The Story Of The First Motorcycle

A deep dive into the history of when motorcycles were invented and how we got this far

Motorcycles have come a long way since their inception. What started out as essentially a bicycle with an engine has aged gracefully into machines laden with tech, electronic wizardry, cameras, and even radars.

But how exactly did the journey of motorcycles even begin and, more importantly, when was the first motorcycle created? Well, that’s exactly what we’ll be addressing in this post, by diving into the timeline and the depths of the history of motorcycles.

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Busting The Myth: The Most Important Motorcycle Gear and Why It Matters

Busting The Myth: The Most Important Motorcycle Gear and Why It Matters

Think helmets top the list? Well, prepare to be surprised

Riding motorcycles is an exhilarating experience and many will even tell you it’s the best dopamine (and adrenaline) fix out there. However, like every good thing, there’s a downside to it too: the risk of a crash.

Ask any professional (or experienced) rider and they’ll tell you crashing is an integral part of riding, also perhaps the most overlooked aspect, especially amongst newer riders. Skills, rider aids, and perhaps a bit of luck can help you avoid crashes, but crashing still remains inevitable.

So all you can REALLY do about it is…you guessed it, prepare for the worst by wearing protective gear.

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Why is Honda Bringing Back the ST125 Dax?

Why is Honda Bringing Back the ST125 Dax?

What is Honda up to now?

In the beginning, Honda made its name with the Super Cub, before changing the face of motorcycling with the CB750 of 1969. What followed in the next decades was some of the most inventive engineering in motorcycling and yet, into the 2020s, most of its energies seem to be directed towards resurrecting past ’novelty’ bikes.

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Can The Gaokin Thor GK 1000 Power Cruiser Prevail Over The Harley-Davidson Sportster S?

Can The Gaokin Thor GK 1000 Power Cruiser Prevail Over The Harley-Davidson Sportster S?

China vs America, who takes the cake in this comparison?

Gaokin’s Thor GK 1000 cruiser belongs to a distinctive club of Chinese motorcycles which aren’t rip-offs, and it actually comes across as a rather likable package. So likable, in fact, that some might even argue it can take on the dominant figure in the cruiser segment, Harley-Davidson.

This is exactly why we thought why not pit the Gaokin Thor GK 1000 against the sportiest Harley-Davidson right now, the Sportster S, in a paper-based comparison. Here’s how it went.

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How Much Money Is Too Much For a New Motorcycle?

How Much Money Is Too Much For a New Motorcycle?

Are They Really Worth It?

Even when you think motorcycles are getting too expensive there are still bikes that are beyond expensive, and they must be selling to somebody, otherwise, the manufacturers wouldn’t be building them. So, how much is too much, and when is it time to back away and look for something more affordable?

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Is KTM About to plug the gap between the 390 and the 790?

Is KTM About to plug the gap between the 390 and the 790?

New parallel-twin engined 490 to debut in 2022?

If rumors are true, KTM is about to debut a new 490 range of bikes, slotting neatly between the 390- and 790-engined models. The new range could be launched at EICMA in November

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Here's the Real Reason Why Suzuki Is Leaving MotoGP

Here’s the Real Reason Why Suzuki Is Leaving MotoGP

A memo sent to U.S. dealers spells out reasons for departure and confirms commitment to motorcycling

While still waiting for an official statement from Suzuki regarding their departure from MotoGP, a memo to US dealers gives more details and reiterates the company’s commitment to motorcycling, ATVs, and scooters

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Most Expensive Motorcycles In 2022

Most Expensive Motorcycles In 2022

If money’s no object and you’ve got cash to burn, these two-wheeled exotics ought to be on your shopping list

Contrary to popular belief, money CAN buy happiness and, if you’re a motorcycling enthusiast like we are, chances are happiness equals adrenaline-pumping motorcycles. Now that we’re on the same page, we’re pretty sure you’ve wondered (at least once in your life) about the bikes you’d buy if money was not a factor (read limitation) and that’s exactly what this article will help you discover. So, here are the five most expensive motorcycles that money can buy in 2022.

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Explained: The Five Most Popular Types Of Motorcycle Frames

Explained: The Five Most Popular Types Of Motorcycle Frames

A deep dive into one of the most ignored yet vital element of a motorcycle

When talking motorcycles, the most commonly noted aspects that are touched upon are stuff like horsepower, torque, 0-60mph times, and cubic capacity, and we’re guilty of it too. What goes overlooked, though, is perhaps one of the most key components that holds the entire motorcycle together - the chassis, also known as the frame.

Contrary to what you may think (and we thought at some point too), the frame isn’t just a metal piece built to hold everything together but it plays a pivotal role in defining the bike’s characteristics, which is why over the years, manufacturers have ventured into the depths of physics and chemistry to create different kinds of frames.

Want a lowdown on them? Lucky for you, here’s a guide on the five most common types of motorcycle chassis.

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Are These The Wildest Custom Bikes You've Never Heard Of?

Are These The Wildest Custom Bikes You’ve Never Heard Of?

The Mortagua Series Of Custom Bikes Just Keeps On Getting Better

Never mind how fast they are, what really matters about this series of 10 wild custom bikes is how they look. This is one man’s work for the last 30 years: if you’re going to have an obsession, you might as well make it look good!

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Summer Riding Is Nearly Here: How To Prepare Your Bike After Months of not Being Ridden

Summer Riding Is Nearly Here: How To Prepare Your Bike After Months of not Being Ridden

Just because you put it away in one condition, doesn’t mean it’s the same when you pull it out

With the onset of spring and summer, many riders will be considering pulling their motorcycles out of storage ready for those warm days of riding. But what should you do to prepare your bike?

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After months of speculation, Livewire has revealed that the Del Mar flat track-inspired model will be officially launched on May 10th.

After months of speculation, Livewire has revealed that the Del Mar flat track-inspired model will be officially launched on May 10th.

It’s the first new model since the brand separated from Harley

The Livewire electric brand is about to expand its model line-up as the eagerly anticipated Del Mar makes its public debut on the 10th of May. This will be the first new model since Livewire was separated from parent company Harley Davidson in 2021 and will be sold alongside the existing Livewire One.

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Is BMW Planning an R12 to Ride Alongside The R18?

Is BMW Planning an R12 to Ride Alongside The R18?

Smaller-Engined Retro Cruiser On The Cards?

BMW has trademarked the ’R12’ name, leading to speculation that the German manufacturer is about to release a smaller-engined R18 clone.

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Is The Harley Davidson Bronx Concept Really Dead?

Is The Harley Davidson Bronx Concept Really Dead?

Could H-D Still Be Planning To Introduce the Bronx Streetfighter Concept?

Announced as part of Harley Davidson’s ’More Roads’ future plan by previous CEO Matt Levatich, the Bronx streetfighter concept was then scotched by new CEO Jochen Zeitz. But is the concept as dead in the water as we all thought?

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Which Bikes Are Suitable for Short Riders?

Which Bikes Are Suitable for Short Riders?

German Magazine Motorrad publishes long list of bikes suitable for short riders

Not everyone is blessed with height, meaning they can ride any motorcycle out there. Many riders, especially women, are simply too short to comfortably and confidently ride a bike on which they can’t touch the floor while seated on the bike. This list from German magazine Motorrad list over 100 bikes and their suitability for short riders.

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Is Yamaha Working On a Ténéré 900?

Is Yamaha Working On a Ténéré 900?

Could a Third Ténéré Model Be On The Cards?

Yamaha has the adventure category covered at both ends of the scale with the Ténéré 700 and 1200. But is the company working on a middleweight 900cc version, using the triple-cylinder engine from the MT-09?

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KTM 990Duke Incoming: Bigger and Better

KTM 990Duke Incoming: Bigger and Better

Spy Shots Reveal Larger-engined KTM Duke Model is On The Way

990 is a special number in KTM history and now, it looks as if there is going to be a new model carrying the 990 name.

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Got an Electric Motorcycle or Scooter? Start Locking Up Your Batteries

Got an Electric Motorcycle or Scooter? Start Locking Up Your Batteries

Battery Theft Becoming a Problem in Italy

Swappable battery technology might be the answer to range anxiety and re-charge time issues, but it is also providing an opportunity for the less honest members of our society

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What Has Happened To MotoE?

What Has Happened To MotoE?

The All-Electric Motorcycle Racing Series Has Gone Very Quiet: All That is About To Change

With the MotoE championship due to get under way in May, attention is turning to the 2023 season already, and the debut of Ducati’s new electric race bike.

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Is Harley Planning on Releasing Two New Mid-Sized Pan America Models?

Is Harley Planning on Releasing Two New Mid-Sized Pan America Models?

Website Lists Two Different Model Names

Hot on the heels of the Nightster 975 and evidence pointing to a similarly-engined Pan America model, comes more clues pointing to yet another stirring of the Pan America pot.

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Is Harley Davidson Planning a 975cc Pan America?

Is Harley Davidson Planning a 975cc Pan America?

Accessory catalogue not only confirms a 975cc Sportster Model But Possibly Also a 975cc Pan America

Later today, Harley Davidson is officially revealing a new Sportster model, widely believed to be powered by a 975cc version of the Revolution Max engine. But is there also a 975cc Pan America also on the way?

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New BMW R1300 and M1400 GS Models On The Way

New BMW R1300 and M1400 GS Models On The Way

Service Request Form on BMW website confirms existence, but not launch date

Last year, spy shots circulated of a heavily disguised BMW GS model on test. That it was going to be a new model was clear, but quite what the specifications would be was not known. Now, a listing on a BMW Service Request website shows not one but three new GS models.

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