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  • Touring Essentials: Knowing your gas tank Touring Essentials: Knowing your gas tank
    How far can you ride? I was recently part of a group ride where one rider decided to come along at the last minute. When asked how big his gas tank was, he wasn't certain. When asked how far he could go on a tank of gas, he didn't know. Read more
  • Dainese Fitnet program returns to Riders Choice in October - book now! Dainese Fitnet program returns to Riders Choice in October - book now!
    From October 3-21, Dainese will bring its made-to-measure Fitnet program back to North America. The renowned motorcycle safety apparel and equipment manufacturer has two Canadian stops scheduled on its nine-event tour, including a return visit to Riders Choice in Mississauga, ON on October 7 & 8. Read more
  • Coolbeth wins dramatic Springfield Mile Coolbeth wins dramatic Springfield Mile
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Springfield Mile is a special event, known for its super close finishes and furious action, and Sunday's running was classic Springfield.  Read more
  • Marquez outduels Lorenzo for 11th win Marquez outduels Lorenzo for 11th win
    The Hertz British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday saw a great battle between Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo won by Marquez as he made an immediate return to winning ways, while Valentino Rossi joined them on the podium. Read more
  • Marquez locks up 10th pole of season Marquez locks up 10th pole of season
    The MotoGP™ pole was secured by Marc Marquez in Q2 at the Hertz British Grand Prix, while Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo also qualified on the front row. Read more
  • Marquez in control at Silverstone Marquez in control at Silverstone
    As the premier class riders enjoyed their second Friday practice session at the Hertz British Grand Prix, Marc Marquez was the top man, followed by Stefan Bradl and Andrea Dovizioso. Read more
  • 2015 HARLEY-DAVIDSON MODEL LINEUP DELIVERS MORE RUSH FOR THE OPEN ROAD‏ 2015 HARLEY-DAVIDSON MODEL LINEUP DELIVERS MORE RUSH FOR THE OPEN ROAD‏
    CONCORD, Ontario (August 25, 2014) – Propelled by Project RUSHMORE, the global launch of theStreet™ 750 and Street™ 500 motorcycles and the electric buzz of Project LiveWire™, Harley-Davidson Motor Company (NYSE: HOG) stays hard on the throttle with the introduction of its 2015 model lineup. Combining world-class aerodynamics, exhilarating audio performance, and dialed-in ergonomic fit, Harley-Davidson expands its diverse offering of motorcycles and gives riders more ways than ever before to lead their own pack to the open road.... Read more
  • Ducati completes Misano MotoGP test Ducati completes Misano MotoGP test
    Tuesday saw the conclusion of two days of testing organized by the Ducati Team at Misano World Circuit in preparation for the Grand Prix of San Marino and Riviera di Rimini, scheduled for the Italian circuit on Sept. 14. Present at the test were the factory Ducati riders, Andrea Dovizioso and Cal Crutchlow, as well as Andrea Iannone of the Pramac Racing Team and test-rider Michele Pirro. Read more
  • CMDRA Northern Nationals - Results from Fort St. John CMDRA Northern Nationals - Results from Fort St. John
    The Canadian Motorcycle Drag Racing Association entertained race fans in northern British Columbia on August 23rd and 24th when it brought its 2014 National Points Series to Fort St. John’s Northern Lights Raceway. Read more
  • Smith goes back to front for win Smith goes back to front for win
    NEW KENT, Va. - Bryan Smith rode with a head full of steam and a face full of dirt through the entire field to win the Virginia Mega Mile, Round 13 of the AMA Pro Flat Track Grand National Championship season, in front of a raucous packed house at Colonial Downs on Saturday. Read more
  • Schuberth to Unveil New Helmet Model at 2014 AIMExpo Schuberth to Unveil New Helmet Model at 2014 AIMExpo
    Aliso Viejo, Calif. - August 21, 2014 - Schuberth will be unveiling a completely new helmet model at the 2014 AIMExpo. Along with the new helmet, several new graphics and colorways on existing models will be showcased at the show. Schuberth factory representatives from Germany and North America will be on hand for inquiries, helmet fittings and interviews at the October 16-19 show in Orlando, FL. Read more