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Kawasaki EV Prototype Revealed at Intermot

Kawasaki presented an electric prototype at Intermot, providing a glimpse of what an eventual production model may look like. The EV prototype was part of a wide-ranging speech from Masaya Tsuruno, managing director of Kawasaki Motors Europe, discussing the company’s approach to reaching carbon neutrality.

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2023 Kawasaki KX450SR Special Racer – First Look

I was all Pavlov dogging when I read that the KX450SR “features elite-level racing components, special tuning and design elements inspired by the Monster Energy Kawasaki race team,” only to suffer slight cotton mouth when I learned that consists of nothing more than new SHOWA suspension components front and rear. I mean, obviously great suspension is critical to motorcycles that leap 40 feet into the air, but I felt like I was led to believe there’d be more. In fact, the rest of the 2022 package was already so blinged out, there wasn’t much more Kawasaki could add. It’s even got push-button starting.

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2023 Kawasaki KLR650 S/ S ABS – First Look

Is the Killer 650 the longest-running Japanese motorcycle? I think it is, and it doesn’t count that Kawasaki dropped it from the line-up for a year or two. Its price and performance always assured the KLR was widely available to a huge swath of dual-sport enthusiasts (along with just plain motorcycle enthusiasts): Now it’s even more broadband, thanks to a seat height that’s 2.3 inches lower via shortened and revalved suspension front and rear, combined with a resculpted seat: S for short.

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MO October Giveaway: Three INNOVV H5 Helmet Cameras

INNOVV has been a player in the motorcycle dash cam market for quite a while, bringing its systems through several upgrades. We have tested several of these systems and have come away impressed. Now, the company has just taken a step into the action cam market with the INNOVV H5 helmet camera. 

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2023 Honda CB750 Hornet – First Look

Honda officially revealed its new CB750 Hornet, a new middleweight naked claiming a class-leading power-to-weight ratio. Unfortunately, the new Hornet has only been confirmed for Europe thus far, with no indication of U.S. availability. Pricing varies from country to country, but they generally hover around US$7,800.

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Triumph Celebrates 60 Years Of James Bond With Ultra-Exclusive Speed Triple 1200 RR

In celebration of 60 years of James Bond flicks, Triumph – which was featured in the 2021 hit No Time To Die – has released the ultra-limited edition Speed Triple RR Bond Edition. How limited? Only 60 units will be made, to commemorate the anniversary.

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Are You Playing a Finite or Infinite Game of Motorcycling?

A finite DesertX existence on this infinitely beautiful planet.

A finite DesertX existence on this infinitely beautiful planet. (NemoLtu/)

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Vespa’s Updated GTS

The GTS is the musclebike of the Vespa line, with a 300-class engine, solid styling, a wide powerband, and respectable performance. (Shown here is the GTS Super.)

The GTS is the musclebike of the Vespa line, with a 300-class engine, solid styling, a wide powerband, and respectable performance. (Shown here is the GTS Super.) (Vespa/)

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2022 Road Warrior Ride Delivers 3-Wheel Therapy

The 2022 Road Warrior Ride, sponsored by Can-Am, ended at the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum in Columbus, Ohio.

The 2022 Road Warrior Ride, sponsored by Can-Am, ended at the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum in Columbus, Ohio. (BRP/)

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2023 Kawasaki KLR650 S/ S ABS First Look

Is the Killer 650 the longest-running Japanese motorcycle? I think it is, and it doesn’t count that Kawasaki dropped it from the line-up for a year or two. Its price and performance always assured the KLR was widely available to a huge swath of dual-sport enthusiasts (along with just plain motorcycle enthusiasts): Now it’s even more broadband, thanks to a seat height that’s 2.3 inches lower via shortened and revalved suspension front and rear, combined with a resculpted seat: S for short.

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MO October Giveaway: Three INNOVV H5 Helmet Cameras

INNOVV has been a player in the motorcycle dash cam market for quite a while, bringing its systems through several upgrades. We have tested several of these systems and have come away impressed. Now, the company has just taken a step into the action cam market with the INNOVV H5 helmet camera. 

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2023 Honda CB750 Hornet First Look

Honda officially revealed its new CB750 Hornet, a new middleweight naked claiming a class-leading power-to-weight ratio. Unfortunately, the new Hornet has only been confirmed for Europe thus far, with no indication of U.S. availability. Pricing varies from country to country, but they generally hover around US$7,800.

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Triumph Celebrates 60 Years Of James Bond With Ultra-Exclusive Speed Triple 1200 RR

In celebration of 60 years of James Bond flicks, Triumph – which was featured in the 2021 hit No Time To Die – has released the ultra-limited edition Speed Triple RR Bond Edition. How limited? Only 60 units will be made, to commemorate the anniversary.

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Alpinestars Tech-Air 3 Airbag Now Available

The Tech-Air 3 will come in men’s and women’s fitments.

The Tech-Air 3 will come in men’s and women’s fitments. (Alpinestars/)

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