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MotoGP Preview of the Austrian GP: Defanging Turn 3

Paddock Pass Podcast Episode 291 – Austria MotoGP Preview

Whatever: Stop Doing Stupid Things

My latest stupid thing is rinsing the engine of my new used car with the hose. Not a pressure wash or even a full blast, I swear! Just a light drizzle to rinse off some degreaser in a couple nooks and crannies the morning after I brought the thing home. Before I did that, my new-to-me 2000 Jaguar XJR had been running like a 4-liter V-eight Jaguar with an Eaton supercharger on top of it. After it, the RESTRICTED PERFORMANCE lamp was lit and it would barely run. Dang. (I hope we can talk about cars here, too, can’t we? I was a car guy before I was a motorcycle guy, and the same concepts apply.)

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GasGas RX 450F Replica Confirmed in Type Approval Documents

GasGas is preparing to launch a new model called the RX 450F Replica that we believe will be based on the machine Sam Sunderland rode to victory in the 2022 Dakar Rally.

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MV Agusta is Making Ebikes

The MV Agusta E-Enduro marks another step toward the future for the Italian brand.

The MV Agusta E-Enduro marks another step toward the future for the Italian brand. (MV Agusta/)

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2022 Yamaha MT-10 Photo Gallery

Yamaha gives its top-tier hyper naked, the MT-10, a roster of upgrades for 2022, with engine and chassis refinements complemented by a range of revisions affecting everything from the bodywork to the electronics package. This streetbike hits U.S. dealerships in late Summer, 2022.

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2022 Yamaha MT-10 Review

We saddle up on Yamaha’s new and improved 2022 MT-10 naked bike in this review.

We saddle up on Yamaha’s new and improved 2022 MT-10 naked bike in this review. (Joseph Agustin/)

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Killer Mike’s Custom Indian Challenger

Rapper Killer Mike on his Indian Challenger, custom built by Carey Hart and Big B.

Rapper Killer Mike on his Indian Challenger, custom built by Carey Hart and Big B. (Steve West/)

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Ten Great Motorcycles Under $9,000

Bikes like the Yamaha MT-07 are proof that riders shopping for a sub-nine-grand motorcycle don’t need to sacrifice style or fun. Whether you’re looking for a naked bike, adventure bike, sportbike, or something in between, there are affordable options in every manufacturer’s lineup.

Bikes like the Yamaha MT-07 are proof that riders shopping for a sub-nine-grand motorcycle don’t need to sacrifice style or fun. Whether you’re looking for a naked bike, adventure bike, sportbike, or something in between, there are affordable options in every manufacturer’s lineup. (Yamaha/)

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GasGas RX 450F Replica Confirmed in Type Approval Documents

GasGas is preparing to launch a new model called the RX 450F Replica that we believe will be based on the machine Sam Sunderland rode to victory in the 2022 Dakar Rally.

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Aircraft, Race-Car, and Motorcycle Chassis

Kevin Cameron has been writing about motorcycles for nearly 50 years, first for <em>Cycle magazine</em> and, since 1992, for <em>Cycle World</em>.

Kevin Cameron has been writing about motorcycles for nearly 50 years, first for <em>Cycle magazine</em> and, since 1992, for <em>Cycle World</em>. (Robert Martin/)

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2022 Yamaha MT-10 Review – First Ride

Heaping praise upon Yamaha’s naked bikes has become all too easy lately. Yes, the MT-07 did get dethroned in last year’s Middleweight Naked comparison, but not by much – and it took brand-new motorcycles from Aprilia and Triumph to do it. When it came time for the 900cc(ish) Nakeds last August, the newly revamped MT-09 surprised a couple people by taking the cake against KTM Duke 890 and five other very nice and mostly more expensive motorcycles. Sadly, when it was time for the Open Class Nakeds shootout last November, the MT-10 got left out. We thought it was too old, and couldn’t win. Plus, we knew the 2022 Yamaha MT-10 was on its way. Possibly to save the day.

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BSA Motorcycles Returns With Its 2023 Gold Star

In common with Norton Motorcycle and Royal Enfield, the backing for the project comes from India, namely Classic Legends Private Ltd., a subsidiary of the Mahindra Group.

In common with Norton Motorcycle and Royal Enfield, the backing for the project comes from India, namely Classic Legends Private Ltd., a subsidiary of the Mahindra Group. (Gareth Harford, Woodcote Events/)

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Kawasaki Electric and Hybrid Prototypes Break Cover

Kawasaki surprised the public with an unannounced demonstration prior to the Suzuka 8 Hour race, with this Hybrid model and also an EV model.

Kawasaki surprised the public with an unannounced demonstration prior to the Suzuka 8 Hour race, with this Hybrid model and also an EV model. (Auto-By Magazine/)

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