Motorcycle

The $100,000 cruiser is tricked out with carbon fiber and solid performance for an electric two-wheeler.
Caterham Bikes Carbon E-Bike, a brawny carbon-fiber-and-aluminum electric bicycle that looks like a motocross dirt bike.
These five two-wheel wonders feature aggressive designs and heart-palpitating performance.
The new bike was put through its paces during a ride around California’s Salton Sea.
The recently unveiled 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 was inspired by the advanced engineering and design of the company’s seven-figure MotoGP race bike.
The long-hyped Ducati Scrambler recently debuted at the Intermot motorcycle show in Cologne, Germany.
The Japanese motorcycle manufacturer Kawasaki recently introduced the Kawasaki Ninja H2R.
Every year, Harley-Davidson unveils a limited-production lineup of motorcycles from its Custom Vehicles Operations (CVO) division.
For 2015, BRP has introduced the $19,500 Can-Am Spyder F3, which adds a performance-focused edge to the lineup.
The all-new Midual Type 1 is much more than the sum of its mechanical parts.
The motorsports manufacturer Polaris—known for its off-road vehicles and snowmobiles, as well as the motorcycle brands Indian and Victory—has introduced its first three-wheeler, the Polaris Slingshot...
As fuel prices and climate-change concerns continue to rise, so too does the demand for zero-emission electric motorcycles—and thanks to recent advances in battery technology, all-electric bikes are...
The summer doldrums can befall even the most active souls, driving them indoors to the comfort of air-conditioning and entertainment systems.
The BMW K 1600 GTL Exclusive delivers mechanical sophistication and rider comfort.
By all rights, Ducati should have crested the horizon and become a footnote in motorcycle history, just as Laverda, Mondial, Moto Morini, and a host of other once-famous Italian marques did. But...
Earlier this summer, the motorcycle racer turned designer Erik Buell debuted the Erik Buell Racing EBR 1190SX...
The signs of summer are all around us: The days are longer, the weather is warmer, and riding around town or down the highway in a convertible or on a motorcycle is just a little bit cooler.
When Harley-Davidson shut down the Buell Motorcycle Company five years ago, that brand’s namesake founder established Erik Buell Racing, in Troy, Wis., and continued to produce high-performance V-...
Billed as the world’s first electric cruiser, the Lito Green Motion Sora ( www.litogreenmotion.com ) is powered by a 57 hp motor that delivers 70 ft lbs of torque and is able to propel the bike to a...
In February—following the reveal of the world’s first fully electric sport motorcycle late last year from the San Francisco manufacturer Mission Motorcycles—Lito Green Motion...
The connection between the Lotus C-01 and the eponymous sports-car company is only nominal—Lotus licensed its brand name to the motorcycle’s manufacturer—but the bike still has plenty of street (and...
Of the few concours that focus exclusively on the art of two-wheelers, the Quail Motorcycle Gathering is one of the most highly anticipated.
An infamous electric guitar, revered Scottish racing vehicles, the first American gold coin, and more.
The Geneva International Motor Show, now in its 84th year, is held each March in the Geneva Palexpo, a massive convention center located across from the airport.
Germany’s Lotus Motorcycles has teamed up with the German conceptual-vehicle designer Daniel Simon to create the C-01 motorcycle.
An Eastern European motorcycle manufacturer has collaborated with a wool company from the Pacific Northwest to produce a sidecar bike with a name and accessories that celebrate the nomadic lives of...
In the case of the Mission RS electric motorcycle, sound can be deceiving. Instead of roaring, the bike’s 150 kW motor softly hums while it generates 160 hp and 120 ft lbs of torque. This is at least...
With a power output of 200 hp and a dry weight of 342 pounds, the recently unveiled Ducati 1199 Superleggera ( www.ducati.com ) has the greatest power-to-weight ratio of any production motorcycle...
At home on the track or on display in a modern-art gallery, the Ecosse Moto Works Founder’s Edition Race ( www.ecossemoto.com ) marks the end of the production run for the Heretic, the Denver company...
Herb Harris vividly recalls days from his youth when he would watch, awestruck, as motorcyclists took to the open roads around his junior high school in Midland, Texas. “They were like gods swooping...

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