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  • MotoGP: Fabio Quartararo Snatches Championship For Yamaha
    by Amanda Quick on 10/26/2021 at 11:41 pm

    This past Sunday saw the 2021 MotoGP Championship won for Yamaha as 22-year-old Frenchman Fabio Quartararo battled through a surprising turn of events.  According to Jalopnik, Ducati’s own Francesco Bagnaia proved a worthy adversary as both racers sought victory; Quartararo’s goal was to finish ahead of Bagnaia and secure the championship, and Bagnaia’s goal of ... The post MotoGP: Fabio Quartararo Snatches Championship For Yamaha appeared first on webBikeWorld.

  • Kollter ES1 Sneaks In As America’s Most Affordable Electric Motorcycle
    by Amanda Quick on 10/26/2021 at 8:17 pm

    Move over, SONDORS – somebody’s just had you beat, and they’ve already gotten their bike to the masses. Amidst all the hullabaloo surrounding the comparisons between SONDORS’s MetaCycle and Niu’s RQi, despite the incomparable aesthetic and performance (and price) of Harley-Davidson’s LiveWire One, Energica’s top-notch beasties and Zero’s versatile 2022 lineup, there’s one little tyke ... The post Kollter ES1 Sneaks In As America’s Most Affordable Electric Motorcycle appeared first on webBikeWorld.

  • Triumph Gilds Their Classic Range With Bonneville Gold Line Editions
    by Amanda Quick on 10/26/2021 at 7:15 pm

    What happens when you put top-notch hand-painted detail with eight motorcycles in Triumph’s renowned Modern Classic range? A whole lot of sexy – and we’re digging the gold vibes.  The report from RoadRacingWorld states that Triumph’s all-new Gold Line Edition range will be available for one short year, with only 1000 units to be sold ... The post Triumph Gilds Their Classic Range With Bonneville Gold Line Editions appeared first on webBikeWorld.

  • MotoGP Updates Safety Regulations to Combat Increase in Fatalities
    by Amanda Quick on 10/26/2021 at 6:23 pm

    When we last touched on this topic, MotoGP was considering stricter regulations for their race series on behalf of the spoked mortality rates among young riders but had yet to release anything.  Now, a report from CycleNews has revealed the changes that Dorna Sports plans on making to protect the safety of racers on their ... The post MotoGP Updates Safety Regulations to Combat Increase in Fatalities appeared first on webBikeWorld.

  • Deals We Love This Week: 20% Off Select Alpinestars Motorcycle Jackets
    by Graham Miles on 10/25/2021 at 9:11 pm

    Deals We Love This Week: 20% Off Select Alpinestars Motorcycle Jackets A motorcycle jacket should protect you from the elements as well as the road—and it doesn’t hurt if it looks good doing it. Alpinestars jackets score major points on all of those fronts. Below, check out some of our favorite Alpinestars motorcycle jackets currently ... The post Deals We Love This Week: 20% Off Select Alpinestars Motorcycle Jackets appeared first on webBikeWorld.

  • Motorcycle Mods: MAG Fights Proposed Restrictions To Make Bike Tinkering Illegal
    by Amanda Quick on 10/25/2021 at 6:56 pm

    The Motorcycle Action Group is out to bat for our non-fitting OEM parts – and according to the Department for Transport (DfT), the EU docket holds proposals that seek to restrict bike modifications.  With the coming of 2022, the DfT is looking to modernize current vehicle standardizations. Included in the turn-of-the-year pile, MCN states, are ... The post Motorcycle Mods: MAG Fights Proposed Restrictions To Make Bike Tinkering Illegal appeared first on webBikeWorld.

  • Brembo Buys Tech Startup Companies to Invest in Advancements
    by Amanda Quick on 10/25/2021 at 5:50 pm

    Our favorite Italian brake manufacturer is spooling up its knowledge of advanced brake system technology by buying out other companies to expedite the process.  According to the report from Finance Yahoo!, Brembo is looking to open their first high-tech lab in Silicon Valley, CA to accelerate its ‘digitization strategy’ – and Brembo’s Chief Executive, Daniele ... The post Brembo Buys Tech Startup Companies to Invest in Advancements appeared first on webBikeWorld.

  • MV Agusta: Special Edition Superveloce Ago Debut
    by Amanda Quick on 10/25/2021 at 4:49 pm

    MV Agusta has just released a very pretty Special Edition Superveloce Ago to the masses in commemoration of the outstanding legacy of ex-factory racer Giacomo Agostini – and it’s a retro sports bike reminiscent of Agusta’s previous homages to the man (the Italian manufacturer’s F4 Ago and F3 Ago).  With Agostini having snatched 15 world ... The post MV Agusta: Special Edition Superveloce Ago Debut appeared first on webBikeWorld.

  • [REVIEW] Richa Softshell Mesh WP Pants
    by Alan Buller on 10/25/2021 at 4:38 pm

    When running errands or short rides, my default is to wear jeans. I don’t like walking around in heavy and hot riding pants. I am all for All The Gear All The Time (ATGATT), but I don’t always put it into practice.  I am hoping the Richa Softshell Mesh WP Pants change that. Over the ... The post [REVIEW] Richa Softshell Mesh WP Pants appeared first on webBikeWorld.

  • The Best Motorcycles of the 2000s
    by Jared Northcott on 10/25/2021 at 4:19 pm

    The 2000s were a great decade for me in many ways, but they totally sucked from a motorcycle ownership perspective. I was working hard to ensure food was on the table for my two young sons, and I had to get my riding fix by borrowing my brother’s Gixxer or my father’s Goldwing. Still, there ... The post The Best Motorcycles of the 2000s appeared first on webBikeWorld.