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November 10, 2014- Rain and chilly weather couldn't keep adventure riders away from the grand opening of Dualsport Plus on Saturday. The motorcycle speciality store, formerly based in Stoney Creek, saw nearly 400 people walk through its new clubhouse doors during the seven hour event.
November 7, 2014- A live streaming feed provided the perfect platform for the Ducati 2015 World Première event, a presentation of the latest bikes in the 2015 range held in Milan on the eve of EICMA 2014. New products, innovative technology and ambitious plans for the future have made Ducati…

(November 4, 2014), MARKHAM, ON – With today's announcement of the latest 2015 motorcycles, Honda celebrates the racing success of its factory MotoGP team. Commemorating record-breaking achievements on the way to successive premier-class world championships, a limited-edition CBR1000RR SP will be proudly offered in the Repsol Honda Team replica colours. …
Varese, 4 November 2014 - Breathtaking braking, awesome acceleration. City streets. Country roads. Motorways. Different situations that used to require different bikes - but not any more.
Varese, 4 November 2014 - A new dimension. A world described by turns and straight stretches, scenery and hairpin bends, asphalt. Unique sensations. And just one name: Turismo Veloce. MV Agusta forsakes common ground and outlines a new way of understanding touring. Available in dealerships from the beginning of 2015.

November 4, 2014- The new F800R is the latest in the line of characterful parallel twin-cylinder motorcycles from BMW Motorrad. Consistent development of its all-round qualities has ensured the dynamic roadster is ready to delight owners with its sporty performance, agile handling and even greater versatility – all wrapped up…
THE  WAIT IS OVER!: Kawasaki has finally unveiled the H2, the street-oriented version of the 300 hp, track-only H2R model introduced at INTERMOT in early October.

November 3, 2014 (Toronto,ON)- Less than one month after introducing five all-new models, Yamaha Motor Canada is back at it again with an additional four models!
Cultured Biker, a new apparel company for motorcycle riders has launched with a line of t-shirts that are distinctive, high quality and functional. Founded by passionate motorcyclists Danielle Barnes and Millie Tarallo, Cultured Biker aims to fill a need in the marketplace as well as serve a distinct mission –…

October 22, 2014- One of the pioneers of the electric motorcycle segment, Zero Motorcycles is always looking to develop its innovation. Last Thursday at AIMExpo in Orlando, Zero launched its complete line of 2015 bikes to the North American marketplace, including the all-new FXP fleet motorcycle (pictured).
October 22, 2014- As one of AIMExpo's newest OEM participants, Kawasaki sought to make its presence felt by bringing the anticipated H2R to the states and launching a brand new cruiser for the marketplace.

Quietly introduced online while the Scrambler was making its North American debut at the AIMExpo last week, Ducati introduced the Testastretta DVT, the first engine equipped with the company's revolutionary new Desmodromic Variable Timing (DVT) technology. The DVT system uses a valve timing adjuster fitted to the end of each…
Aliso Viejo, Calif. - October 16, 2014 - Schuberth North America has unveiled the all-new "M1" helmet at AIMExpo 2014 in Orlando, FL. The German helmet manufacturer introduced the M1 open face helmet to members of the press at the AIMExpo media hub on Thursday, October 16.
As attendees made their way onto the AIMExpo floor on Thursday, one of the first exhibitors to greet them was Ducati, featuring a can’t-miss bright yellow double-decker storage container complete with all four newly released Scrambler motorcycles. The iconic Italian brand used AIMExpo as the platform for the North American…