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New Motorcycles From Ronin Motor Works

New Motorcycles From Ronin Motor Works

The story of the forty-seven Ronin is centuries old and described by Japanese scholars as the country's national legend. Spoiler alert if you haven't seen the Keanu Reeves movie about the tale--the wandering samurais ultimately avenge their master. The people at Buell have always...

Jet Pack 2.0

Jet Pack 2.0

Most backpacks suggest you’re toting thick textbooks everywhere you go. That’s fine if you are scurrying between classes, but if you’ve left school in the rearview mirror, consider a bag a little different. The Jet Pack 2.0 is the backpack designed for your grown-up tech, and it boasts a unique fractal design that is equal parts professional and fun. The proprietary tessellated panel offers lightweight protection, while the coated fabric and zippers keep everything dry. Inside you’ll even find a 15” faux fur lined laptop sleeve to keep your computer all spiffy. Each is packed with an Airmesh ventilated shoulder harness and back panel, a storm flap zippered front pocket, and a look that will stand out.

The Real Story of the American Chopper

The Real Story of the American Chopper

We love the way choppers look. We love the way choppers ride. We love shows about choppers, reading about choppers and looking at choppers. We love the idea of taking a perfectly good motorcycle and chopping it to make it your own. As much as we know we love them, we're nothing b...

The Iconic "Easy Rider" Chopper Is For Sale

The Iconic "Easy Rider" Chopper Is For Sale

Do you love Easy Rider? Do you love motorcycles? Do you specifically love the chopped Harley with the American flag that Peter Fonda rode in the movie? If you answered yes to any of those questions, want a new bike and happen to have a cool million sitting around, you can own the...

Motopeds Built The Ultimate Survival Bike

Motopeds Built The Ultimate Survival Bike

A tall building with barricaded stairs, or a farmhouse in the middle of nowhere? An assault rifle or a large blunt object? Locations of the nearest fuel, food and shelter. Every one of you reading this has thought--even if it was only during the most recent episode of everyone's ...

The Revived Indian Scout Is Better Than Ever

The Revived Indian Scout Is Better Than Ever

The Indian Scout was one of the most popular cruiser bikes in the early to mid 1900s. There have been organizations that built on the Indian name since it went bankrupt in the 1950s, but it wasn't until Polaris bought the brand a few years ago that there were bikes worthy of the ...

Harley-Davidson Introduces An Electric Motorcycle

Harley-Davidson Introduces An Electric Motorcycle

When you think of a Harley, you think of tattoos and ripped denim jackets. Masculinity. Perhaps it's most perfectly captured in the deafening grumble you get when you start one up. Taking a step toward the future and away from the past, the iconic brand has just announced an elec...

The ICON E-Flyer Is Inspired By WWI-Era Racers

The ICON E-Flyer Is Inspired By WWI-Era Racers

With the looks of an old-school board track racer, the latest ride from ICON combines retro styling with modern technology into one gorgeous package. The electric bike boasts two settings--2o MPH in Street Mode and 36 MPH in Race Mode (which requires you to sign a waiver)--and ca...

Bultaco Is Back With An Electric Motorcycle

Bultaco Is Back With An Electric Motorcycle

When your company has been (for the most part) on hiatus since 1983, you might want to make a splash with your comeback. That's what Barcelona-based Bultaco is planning to do next year. The first two bikes announced for the relaunch of the company are the Rapitán and the Rapit...