The wheels are in motion and the music is cued up for MidAmerica Auctions’ 22nd Annual Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction and Races on Jan. 10-12, 2013, at the South Point Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.
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Ducati CEO Claudio Domenicali says the Italian marque is under no pressure to win the first race of the new MotoGP season in Qatar.
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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - January 11, 2017 - (Motor Sports Newswire) - American Flat Track proudly announces an exclusive television partnership with NBCSN for the 2017 season. All 18 rounds, from the season-opening DAYTONA TT to the American Flat Track Finals in Southern California, will air in one-hour, tape-delayed telecasts on Thursday nights throughout the summer…
Since the introduction in 2009 of a single MotoGP tire supplier, the riders’ lives have been greatly simplified. There was a time when, aside from working on the development of their motorcycles, riders had to perform tire development testing. These had nothing to do with the current tests,
It’s Dakar time right now, with over 160 motorcycles racing through Paraguay, Bolivia and Argentina. The rally raid bikes have always looked good: they’re extreme examples of form following function. Master builder and ex-racer Walt Siegl is a fan, too. “I’m always thrilled to see the brutal design of the Dakar bikes,” he says. And…
When it comes to significance for both its manufacturer and a generation of riders, few bikes can get close to the Ducati Monster. The brain-child of Argentinean designer Miguel Galluzzi (now head of design at Piaggio), under the direction of the legendary Massimo Bordi, the Monster was both something of a parts-bin special born out of necessity and a masterstroke that proved so successful it saved Ducati.
Indeed, in becoming an overnight best-seller that first M900 not only spawned both a whole family of other Monsters (600 and 750 versions soon followed) it inspired a breed of imitators sufficient to create the whole naked class and in doing so became the very backbone of Ducati’s modern line-up.
Oddly, showing off the latest clothing doesn’t seem to be a priority for the Italian clothing manufacturer. It’s late in the afternoon on the first, full day of the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan and the C.E.O. of Dainese, Cristiano Silei, is just sixty minutes away from the company’s presentation to the world’s motorcycle media. Like every other …