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  • Ducati’s Ready for Red Tour Will Stop in 17 Locations Across the U.S.
    by Wade Thiel on 01/18/2019 at 2:04 pm

    Get Ready for the Italian Invasion Ducati wants to show off everything its got. The company will do so with its Ready for Red Tour. On the tour, Ducati will hit 17 locations in major cities across the U.S. The goal will be to share what the company is doing from a technology perspective and showcase ... The post Ducati’s Ready for Red Tour Will Stop in 17 Locations Across the U.S. appeared first on Web Bike World. […]

  • New Neurobiological Study Shows Benefits of Motorcycle Riding
    by Wade Thiel on 01/18/2019 at 1:46 pm

    Go Ride It’s Good For You According to a new study funded by Harley-Davidson, riding a motorcycle can reduce stress and increase focus. The study found that riding a motorcycle also increased heart rates by 11 percent and adrenaline levels by 27 percent. That’s essentially the same as doing a light workout. Reducing stress is ... The post New Neurobiological Study Shows Benefits of Motorcycle Riding appeared first on Web Bike World. […]

  • Lightning Motorcycles Teases Its Second Model, the Lightning Strike
    by Wade Thiel on 01/17/2019 at 8:07 pm

    A New Electric Motorcycle for the Masses While the LS-218 electric motorcycle from Lighting Motorcycles is a high-dollar item designed for high-speed racing, the company’s second bike should be more pedestrian. The company just released a teaser for its new motorcycle called the Lighting Strike.  Lightning Motorcycles claims its new bike will “shock the industry ... The post Lightning Motorcycles Teases Its Second Model, the Lightning Strike appeared first on Web Bike World. […]

  • SBS Brakes Shows Off DS-2 Dual Sinter Brake Pad Compound
    by Wade Thiel on 01/17/2019 at 1:57 pm

    The Follow Up to the DS-1 Is Here Brake manufacturer SBS Brakes now has a successor to the popular DS-1 brake pads. It’s appropriately named the DS-2. The brake pads come after more than two years of extensive testing. During that testing, SBS Brakes got an unconventional idea: mount two different compounds for racing use. ... The post SBS Brakes Shows Off DS-2 Dual Sinter Brake Pad Compound appeared first on Web Bike World. […]

  • Motorcycle Industry Council Talks With Lawmakers About Access to National Forests
    by Wade Thiel on 01/17/2019 at 1:05 pm

    More Access to Land for Motorcyclists? Members of the Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC) and outdoor recreation industry leaders met with Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, Under Secretary for Natural Resources and the Environment Jim Hubbard and other officials. According to the press release, the goal of the meeting was to discuss improving access to lands managed by the ... The post Motorcycle Industry Council Talks With Lawmakers About Access to National Forests appeared first on Web Bike World. […]

  • Bridgestone’s New BATTLAX HYPERSPORT S22 Sports Radial Tires
    by Wade Thiel on 01/16/2019 at 4:20 pm

    The Sporty BATTLAX We recently reported that Bridgestone had some new adventure touring motorcycle tires, but now they have some new tires for sportbike riders, too. The company posted a press release released the BATTLAX HYPERSPORT S22 Sports Radial Tires. These tires are a continued improvement on the last tires in this line, the S21. The ... The post Bridgestone’s New BATTLAX HYPERSPORT S22 Sports Radial Tires appeared first on Web Bike World. […]

  • Suzuki Is Working on a New VVT for GSX-R1000
    by Wade Thiel on 01/16/2019 at 2:16 pm

    Say Goodbye to the All-Mechanical Setup Suzuki’s current GSX-R1000 has a variable valve timing system it got from the GSX-RR Moto GP bike. It’s an all-mechanical system and a darn good one. However, it seems Suzuki will drop that tried and true system for a new hydraulic VVT system, according to Cycle World. The publication spotted some patent ... The post Suzuki Is Working on a New VVT for GSX-R1000 appeared first on Web Bike World. […]

  • Bridgestone’s New BATTLAX ADVENTURECROSS AX41 Tire
    by Wade Thiel on 01/15/2019 at 2:30 pm

    Ready for Action A new addition to Bridgestone’s adventure touring tire lineup, the BATTLAX ADVENTURECROSS AX41 is some seriously advanced rubber. According to the company’s press release, the new adventure touring tire provides better off-road performance and durability than other products available. The new tires will come in four different sizes for the front tire and ... The post Bridgestone’s New BATTLAX ADVENTURECROSS AX41 Tire appeared first on Web Bike World. […]

  • Is Honda Working On Power Steering for a New Bike?
    by Wade Thiel on 01/15/2019 at 1:43 pm

    Power Steering on a Motorcycle? Power steering, while ubiquitous on automobiles, isn’t found on motorcycles. At least, not traditionally. It seems that Honda may add a new power steering system to one of its future bikes. According to MoreBikes, Honda recently filed a patent for a new power steering system. This system differs from the ... The post Is Honda Working On Power Steering for a New Bike? appeared first on Web Bike World. […]

  • Mobile Warming Thawdaddy Heated Vest Review
    by Brandon Jackson on 01/15/2019 at 9:57 am

    Introduction With winter getting into full swing here in the Northern Hemisphere some riders will be packing up their gear and winterizing their bikes until spring. Others will do our best to keep riding throughout the winter and as such, will be breaking out the cold weather riding gear. Winter riding gear an excellent study ... The post Mobile Warming Thawdaddy Heated Vest Review appeared first on Web Bike World. […]