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  • Harley LiveWire vs. Tesla Model 3 in a Drag Race
    by Wade Thiel on 04/07/2020 at 12:25 pm

    Two or Four Wheels? For most folks, the only thing that matters about the LiveWire is that it’s electric and too damned expensive. However, there’s no denying that the motorcycle’s performance is pretty good. But how good is it really and how does it compare to the Tesla Model 3 Performance? I’m not going to ... The post Harley LiveWire vs. Tesla Model 3 in a Drag Race appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • Women’s Motorcycle Tours Turns Online for Women’s Motorcycle Conference
    by Wade Thiel on 04/07/2020 at 11:26 am

    In Response to COVID-19 The Women’s Motorcycle Tours (WMT) announced recently that the Women’s Motorcycle Conference will be held online due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The virtual conference is for all women who ride or are interested in the motorcycle riding lifestyle. The inaugural event is scheduled for April 17 and 18.  The virtual conference ... The post Women’s Motorcycle Tours Turns Online for Women’s Motorcycle Conference appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • Devon Freewheelers Deliver COVID-19 Tests to Help NHS Workers
    by Wade Thiel on 04/07/2020 at 11:06 am

    Biking for the Cause The emergency voluntary service Devon Freewheelers have decided to help NHS workers by collecting COVID-19 test samples from the homes of people in isolation and delivering them to Pathology labs where they can be tested and results determined in as little as three hours. The Devon Freewheelers usually do deliveries like ... The post Devon Freewheelers Deliver COVID-19 Tests to Help NHS Workers appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • Manufacturers are Calling on EU to Postpone Euro 5 Emissions Standards
    by Wade Thiel on 04/07/2020 at 10:26 am

    COVID-19 Has Caused Major Disruptions Several manufacturers are asking EU authorities to postpone the implementation of Euro 5 emissions standards. The EU has ever-tightening emissions standards, and while this is good for environments, it makes for a notable hurdle for many motorcycle manufacturers. While many were moving forward with plans to updated and innovate so ... The post Manufacturers are Calling on EU to Postpone Euro 5 Emissions Standards appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • MV Agusta Supports Varese Community Hospitals By Donating Testing Equipment
    by Wade Thiel on 04/06/2020 at 3:09 pm

    A Machine for Quick COVID-19 Testing MV Agusta is working to help Varese community hospitals deal with the Coronavirus. The company donated testing machinery able to process up to 96 swabs in just 30 minutes. The machine is called the QuantStudioTM 5 Real-Time PCR System and is produced by British Thermo Fisher Scientific. It will ... The post MV Agusta Supports Varese Community Hospitals By Donating Testing Equipment appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • Shark Helmets SKWAL2 Is Now Available With White LEDs
    by Wade Thiel on 04/06/2020 at 2:53 pm

    Extra Visibility Shark Helmets wanted to bring a little light into the world with a new version of the SKWAL2. The helmet is now offered in a Matte Grey color with white LED lights on the front and rear of the helmet. The lights on the front of the helmet are at the forehead and ... The post Shark Helmets SKWAL2 Is Now Available With White LEDs appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • A Look at the Full Quin Design Helmets Lineup for 2020
    by Wade Thiel on 04/06/2020 at 2:07 pm

    A Good Group of Smart Helmets When the Web Bike World team went to AIMExpo in 2019, we had a chance to chat with Quin Design Helmets‘ CEO and check out a few of the helmets they had on display. The company’s claim to fame is the IntelliQuin Smart Technology System. It’s an integrated Crash ... The post A Look at the Full Quin Design Helmets Lineup for 2020 appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • EICMA Will Still Happen Even Though Some Manufacturers Have Pulled Out
    by Wade Thiel on 04/06/2020 at 1:28 pm

    The Show Must Go On I reported last week that BMW would not go to EICMA or Intermot. Not long after, I reported that KTM would not go to EICMA or Intermot. When that info was reported, I suggested that other manufacturers could choose to follow the same route in the wake of the Coronavirus. ... The post EICMA Will Still Happen Even Though Some Manufacturers Have Pulled Out appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • BMW Reveals the R 18 Cruiser
    by Wade Thiel on 04/03/2020 at 6:34 pm

    It’s Finally Here BMW revealed the R 18 today, and the bike is no joke. The motorcycle looks almost as good as the concepts did. The BMW R18 is the company’s first motorcycle with its new 1,800cc boxer twin-engine. BMW did a virtual reveal of the bike and streamed it on YouTube. I’ve included the ... The post BMW Reveals the R 18 Cruiser appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • Check Out the Limited Edition VELDT x CRD Helmet
    by Wade Thiel on 04/03/2020 at 2:33 pm

    Expensive, Exclusive VELDT does some great collaborations on motorcycle helmets, and the most recent is with Cafe Racer Dreams (CRD). As you can imagine, the VELDT x CRD helmet is a beautiful blend of old-school cafe racer styling and new-school helmet technology and construction. The helmet features a unique full-face design with a sun visor ... The post Check Out the Limited Edition VELDT x CRD Helmet appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]