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Suzuki Patents Recursion Concepts Turbocharger Design

Suzuki Patents Recursion Concepts Turbocharger Design
Suzuki has filed a patent application for the technology behind its turbocharged Recursion concept. First revealed at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show, the Recursion used a 588cc parallel-Twin engine with an intercooler turbo. At the time, Suzuki claimed the Recursion outputs 99 hp and 74 lb-ft. while weighing 384 pounds (dry). The patent does not […] more

Harley-Davidson and the City of Sturgis Break Ground on The Rally Point

Harley-Davidson and the City of Sturgis Break Ground on The Rally Point
Today, in the center of Sturgis, SD, the official ground breaking for The Harley-Davidson Rally Point, the city’s permanent, designated year-round space for riders, takes place. First announced on January 15th, the site will stand for the special relationship that Harley-Davidson motorcycles and their riders have with the city and the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Harley-Davidson To Become Official Sturgis Motorcycle […] more

Yamaha Reveals 03GEN-f and 03GEN-x Tricity-Based Concepts + Video

Yamaha Reveals 03GEN-f and 03GEN-x Tricity-Based Concepts + Video
Yamaha announced two new concept models based on its leaning three-wheeled Tricity scooter. The concepts follow what Yamaha calls its “Refined Dynamism” philosophy that brought us the futuristic-looking 01GEN revealed at Intermot and the 02GEN wheelchair concept. Yamaha continues its Refined Dynamism naming convention with the sportbike-styled 03GEN-f and the scrambler-influenced 03GEN-x. The 03GEN-f  made […] more

Racer Dane Westby Killed in Streetbike Crash

Racer Dane Westby Killed in Streetbike Crash
Racer Dane Westby, 28 years old, was killed in a streetbike accident last night in Tulsa, Okla. KTUL.com in Tulsa reports the accident occurred in the 1400 block of South Peoria Street in an urban area around 8:30 pm, when Westby and his bike ran off the right side of the road, slid along the […] more

Suzuki Patents Reveal Variable Valve System for V-Strom 1000

Suzuki Patents Reveal Variable Valve System for V-Strom 1000
Newly-published patents from Japan suggest Suzuki is developing a variable valve system for the V-Strom 1000. If the patent turns into a full product, the V-Strom 1000 would follow Ducati‘s Multistrada 1200 in offering VVT on a adventure-style tourer. Suzuki has been working on a VVT system for a while now. Suzuki has patents dating […] more

ChemChina to Acquire Pirelli for $7.7 Billion

ChemChina to Acquire Pirelli for $7.7 Billion
Italian tire manufacturer Pirelli may soon belong to the Chinese as the state-owned China National Chemical Corp (ChemChina) is poised to buy out the 143-year-old company. According to a report by Reuters, Pirelli’s top shareholders have already agreed to the deal, estimated to be worth €7.1 billion (US$7.7 billion). Reuters reports the number excludes Pirelli’s […] more
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