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Kawasaki adds a touch of nostalgia to its range with the Z900RS
The latest member to join Kawasaki's Z gang comes in stark contrast with the family's futuristic and aggressive streetfighter looks.

2018 Honda Gold Wing Teased Again Ahead Of Launch
Honda has released yet another teaser video of what is now confirmed to be a 2018 model of Honda's touring motorcycle, the Gold Wing.

Honda Developing Supercharged V-Twin With Direct Injection
With Kawasaki about to reveal a third supercharged motorcycle, another Japanese manufacturer is working on its own forced induction bike.

Hundreds of "Distinguished Gentlemen" on motorbikes took to the streets and here's why
If you were in Cambridge on Sunday (September 24) you may have heard the roar of 300 motorbike engines revving through the town on the Distinguished Gentleman's Ride.

These Distinguished Gentlemen Just Raised Over £3M For Movember
Over 1,000 well-heeled gentlemen, and a few gentlewomen, gathered on some of the world’s best vintage motorbikes at a secret East London meeting point on Sunday.

This Gorgeous New E-Bike Is Inspired by Classic Board Track Racing Motorcycles
You could be forgiven for not knowing much about board track racing.

Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling: Classic TT preview
The Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling is in full swing with, weather permitting, racing due to get underway at 11:30am Saturday with the Bennetts Senior Classic TT.

Fans watch beloved Honda Monkey motorbike ride into sunset
TOKYO -- Honda Motor closes the curtain this month on its Monkey minibike, as the model long adored by fans across Japan reaches its 50th anniversary.

GP Gbike legends Spencer, Gardner and read return to Silverstone classic
World GP Bike Legends are returning to the Silverstone Classic.

Plastic fantastic!
Artist spends more than a year 3D-printing a life-size 1972 Honda CB500 motorcycle as art meets engineering.

Llintin, Kneen and Lougher line up for Classic TT with John Chapman Racing
John Chapman Racing have announced their line up for the 2017 Classic TT.

Martin and Hailwood’s Honda six wow Castle Combe crowds
Castle Combe's "Grand National" was billed to be its biggest event in recent years.

Herbertson gets spot in Davies Honda team for 2017 Classic TT
Rising roads star Dominic Herbertson has been recruited to the podium-winning Davies Motorsport Honda team for the Classic TT in August, where he will ride a 500cc four and a 350cc twin.

Sounds of the 60s: team obsolete to parade classic honda-6 at classic tt
The Mountain course will play host to the nostalgic sound of the 250cc Honda-6, courtesy of Team Obsolete as it completes a demonstration lap around the iconic circuit.

Kawasaki is working on 150cc retro-styled bike inspired from Estrella 250
India - Kawasaki is set to capitalise the growing craze for retro-looking bikes around the world with a new 150cc motorcycle.

Custom motorcycle shop turned a classic Honda GL500 into a retro-cool masterpiece
When motorcycle enthusiasts say that the 1981-82 Honda Silver Wing GL500 was "bad," they mean that it was a lame ride that nobody would want.

Honda Two-Wheelers To Cut Prices
India - Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) is expected to slash prices of its two-wheeler range between 3 to 5 per cent, after a uniform Goods and Service Tax (GST) is implemented from 1 July 2017.

Life on two wheels celebrated at Vintage Motofest
Classic motorcycling in all its forms was celebrated at the Vintage Motofest recently at the Road America racetrack in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.

Wayne Gardner and Freddie Spencer to race Silverstone Classic
World Champions Wayne Gardner and 'Fast' Freddie Spencer have been added to the star studded line-up to contest the Celebrity Challenge Trophy showdown at the Silverstone Classic, which takes place on the 28th-30th July.

Guy Martin to race with Team Classic Suzuki as Spa Bikers' classic
Guy Martin will be joining Pete Boast with Team Classic Suzuki to race at the Spa Bikers' Classic on July 1 aboard the Vintage Parts programme-supported Katana in the four-hour endurance race.

Spirit of Sturgis Antique Motorcycle Races on Historic Sturgis Half-Mile Aug. 7
Pappy Hoel, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally's forefather, will have his vision for motorcycling in the Black Hills honored with three national half-mile championship races and an authentic dirt drag race open to Pre-1970's vintage motorcycles, all based at the very same track where it all began back in 1938.

Is the Kawasaki Vulcan 750 the Most Beloved Cruiser?
A recent survey amongst's readers learned that:

The most-popular motorcycles among millennials
Foxnews wrote: "If this was a list of the most popular bikes by model, all five spots would be 1970-74 Hondas.

Motorcycle owners gather in Goshen for vintage bike show Goshen hosts a vintage motorcycle show
Sunday was a gorgeous day to go kickstands up and hit the road on the motorcycle and classic bike owners gathered in Goshen for a vintage bike show.

Australia hosts classic beach motorcycle race
After 6 decades, beach goers in southern Australia have exchanged their surfboards with bikes as they take part in a coast-side motorcycle racing.

Yamaha's XSR900 Wins Yet Another Design Award
While Yamaha's XSR900 doesn’t live in the motorcycle headlines as much as some of the manufacturer's other models, the design world continues to shower it with accolades.

Classic Japanese Motorcycles Ride to Vegas
Motorcycles never imported into the United States and one-of-a-kind Japanese bikes will be brought together in Las Vegas later this month.

Vintage Motorcycles and Beach Racing in Australia
More than 100 vintage motorcycles and thousands of spectators will flock to the South Australian coast next month when beach races are held for the first time since 1953.

Ferry Brouwer to attend Island Classic
Ferry Brouwer, the founder of Arai Europe, will be a special guest at the 2017 AMCN Island Classic from January 27-29.

Honda Riding Assist - The self-balancing motorcycle is finally here
In a global debut at CES, Honda unveiled its Riding Assist technology, which leverages Honda's robotics technology to create a self-balancing motorcycle that greatly reduces the possibility of falling over while the motorcycle is at rest.

Archive images of Soichiro Honda with Goldwing Club Founder
Some interesting archive images of Soichiro Honda, founder of the Honda Motorcycle Company taken at the old Honda GB headquarters, along with Harry Ward, founder of the Gold Wing Owners Club of Great Britain ( G.W.O.C.G.B). The club, started by Harry and his wife Grace, we are delighted to report is still going strong!

Honda Kokoro #2 - Helen On Wheels
Ride back to 1959 to see Helen Musselman’s original Honda dealership.

Honda Kokoro Video #1 - Lance's Collection
Kokoro means "heart" in Japanese and Honda's new video series celebrates the heritage, culture, people and product that makes Honda uniquely Honda. This first video showcases a Honda associate's amazing collection.

Scheduled maintenance starting at Wednesday, 7 september
We will be performing a planned maintenance on the website starting at Wednesday, September 7, from 8PM Central European Time.

Freddie Spencer joins all-star classic tt line-up
hree-time motorcycle Grand Prix World Champion Freddie Spencer will appear at this year’s Classic TT road racing event.

Classic TT: Michael Dunlop ups tempo to remain fastest in Superbike class
Michael Dunlop set the pace once more at the Classic TT as the Ulster rider lapped at more than 122mph on the Team Classic Suzuki XR69 to lead the Superbike times on Tuesday.

2016 Classic TT: Padgett’s build Anstey’s RS250 in four days
The 250cc Honda RS250 that Bruce Anstey will race in the new Lightweight Classic TT on Saturday was built in just four days last week by Clive Padgett’s team at their headquarters in Batley, Yorkshire.

'Hyper Naked' FZ-10 Highlights Revamped Model Range
Since the crash of 2008, Yamaha has continued to roll out more new motorcycle models, ATVs and Side-by-Sides than any other OEM.

Yamaha historic racing team shine at spa francorchamps spectacle
Yamaha Historic Racing Team's Giacomo Agostini, Christian Sarron and Hubert Rigal revved the hearts of many motorcycle fans on July 2-3 at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium for the Biker's Classics, the biggest classic bikes meeting in Europe.

Excitement Builds for New Honda CBR250RR
The release of a teaser video for the new Honda CBR250RR has put the moto-related internet into fever pitch over speculation of when the bike will finally be released.

Honda may invest $60m in motorcycle plant
Bangladesh Honda Private Ltd, a concern of Honda Ltd of Japan, has expressed its interest in investing $60 million in motorcycle manufacturing at a special economic zone in Bangladesh.

The David Silver Honda Collection: visitor guide
Silver is well known among fans of classic Hondas. For three decades he has been supplying the spare parts that have kept Soichiro Honda's masterpieces ridden and restored.

History has not been entirely fair to the Honda N600, a car virtually forgotten compared with something such as the Civic.

yamaha develops electric motorcycle series for the streets and trails
In addition to the characteristics unique to a DC brushless electric motor, these two yamaha electric vehicle motorcycle concept models have an operational feel that will seem natural even to today’s motorcycle enthusiasts and they achieve a new kind of riding experience that will inspire the passion in riders.

Honda updates its crossover motorcycle lineup
Along with several prototype motorcycles that were unveiled ahead of the Tokyo Moto Show, Honda also announced updates to its Crossover X-models – namely the VFR1200X Crosstourer, NC750X and CB500X.

Yamaha Sports Ride Concept revealed in Tokyo
The 2015 Tokyo Motor Show is brimming with sports car concepts, and here's the latest one: the Yamaha Sports Ride Concept.

Yamaha Motobot autonomous motorcycle rider taunts Rossi
No one can accuse Yamaha of dreaming small with its Motobot project on display at the Tokyo Motor Show.

Honda PF50 spares now available at
CMS has added parts fiches of four different PF50 models. These mopeds are also known as Honda Amigo and Honda Novio and were build in the early seventies.

James May Star Auctions Off Four of his Motorcycles
May’s collection included a 1967 Honda CB450 “Black Bomber”, 1970 Honda PS50 Sports Moped, 1967 Honda P50 Moped, and a 1973 Honda XL70 Trail.

Honda unveils three-wheel Neowing motorcycle
Honda will be showing off a three-wheeled motorcycle at the Tokyo Motor Show, as part of an exhibit that will include several other two- and four-wheeled concept vehicles.

BMW, Honda and Yamaha collaborate to increase motorcycle safety
BMW, Honda and Yamaha join forces in pursuit of the development and promotion of Cooperative-Intelligent Transportation Systems (C-ITS) principally designed for powered two-wheelers.

Honda Motorcycles launches Africa Twin campaign with Southpaw
Honda has launched a new campaign for its Africa Twin motorcycle, the first in a series of campaigns for Honda's 2016 model line-up.

Distinguished Gentlemen Riders in Australia Show Off Their Bikes to Battle Prostate Cancer
Over 400 motorcyclists in Melbourne, all of whom are distinguished gentlemen, rode their custom-made motorcycles to raise money to battle prostate cancer.

Michael Dunlop Leads Classic TT Qualifying
Competitors at Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts enjoyed their first full qualifying session this evening as the Mountain Course was bathed in sunlight and riders were even warned about glare.

coffee vs. motorcycle
Is it just us or is there a motorcycle in this coffee?

Honda C71Z restoration project
Did you know our restoration team is working on a Honda C71Z restoration project? These guys really love working on vintage models and often share interesting thoughts on the restoration process:

We are looking for someone who knows everything about motorcycle parts!
After acquiring lots of great NOS parts, we came upon a pedal that we did not recognize. Who will help us finding the model it belongs to? Join our challenge or tag someone who might be able to help us out :)

Honda RS1000 restoration: wheels and spokes
Mike Palmgren is currently working on a Honda RS600 restoration. He regularly shares his updates with us.

One slippery sidecar
Well, that's one slippery sidecar!

How to make a spectacular finish
Some of you might have seen it already, but this guy sure knows how to make a spectacular finish!

"Safety first"
Their motto? "Safety first"

Honda RS600 restoration: aluminium hub
Mike Palmgren has 14 full restorations on display at the Honda Collection Hall in Japan. He is currently working on a Honda RS600 restoration and regularly shares his updates with us.

Honda RS1000 restoration: float bowls
Our restoration team has been doing a terrific job with the Honda RS1000 project. They regularly provide us with updates on this page:

Video: How to crash your motorcycle without...
How to crash your motorcycle without actively doing something...

Yamaha Virago plus Nissan outboard motor
What do you get when you combine a 1985 Yamaha Virago motorbike frame and a 1990 9.9-horsepower Nissan outboard motor with a trio of hydrofoils?

Honda RS600 restoration: engine ready for frame
Motorcycle builder Mike Palmgren just sent us this great picture!

This kid is a natural! :D
This kid is a natural! :D

Video: wheelie overdone
When you overdo your wheelie...

Honda RS600 restoration: tripple clamps
Specialized in high-end motorcycle restorations, American motorcycle builder Mike Palmgren has 14 full restorations on display at the Honda Collection Hall in Japan. His latest project is a Honda RS600 restoration.

Are you ready for the summer vacation?
Are you ready for the summer vacation? ;)

Honda RS600 restoration: foot peg mounts
Mike Palmgren is currently working on a Honda RS600 restoration. With 14 full restorations already on display at the Honda Collection Hall in Japan, this man knows everything about vintage Japanese motorcycles.

Monster motorcycle
Thanks to this Monster Motorcycle built by Australian ex-stuntman Ray Baumann, car drivers will hopefully be much more careful around motorcycles from now on ;)

Jenson Button and his CB1000R
Guess who we bumped into in Monaco this weekend? Jenson Button and his CB1000R!

Stunt rider in old English country house
It might be old, but it's still worth a look! Stunt rider Dougie Lampkin was allowed to ride in a beautiful old English country house called Goodwood Manor!

Honda RS600 restoration: engine finished
Mike Palmgren has 14 full restorations on display at the Honda Collection Hall in Japan. He is currently working on a Honda RS600 restoration and regularly shares his updates with us. He has just finished the engine!

Honda RS600 restoration: lower end of engine almost complete
Fixing anything with an engine since the age of ten, motorcycle builder Mike Palmgren currently has 14 full restorations on display at the Honda Collection Hall in Japan.

Help us fight cancer!
Will you help out a fellow rider? Jon Birchall is dying from kidney cancer. He has committed himself to spend his remaining time (30 to 40 months) increasing awareness of kidney cancer. Early diagnosis can make a huge difference, but funds for research are lacking.

The early bird catches the worm!
The early bird catches the worm!

Confortable passenger
This man wants his passengers to be as comfortable as possible ;)

Honda RS600 restoration: engine assembly
Motorcycle builder Mike Palmgren is currently working on a Honda RS600 restoration. He has 14 full restorations on display at the Honda Collection Hall in Japan and keeps us up to date on his latest project:

Life-size 3D printed Honda
An artist from New York created a life-size 3D printed Honda motorcycle. We prefer the original parts of course, but it is an impressive creation nonetheless!

Beautiful portrait of a true motorcycle lover!
Beautiful portrait of a true motorcycle lover!

Honda RS600 restoration: engine covers powder coated
Motorcycle builder Mike Palmgren has 14 full restorations on display at the Honda Collection Hall in Japan. He is currently working on a Honda RS600 restoration:

Great way to use your sidecar!
This is a great way to use your sidecar!

Nos News
We just came across an incredible collection of NOS-parts. In our own warehouse! Twenty years ago, we put these parts aside for indexing – and then we completely forgot about them.

How (not) to build a motorcycle using spare parts
Now this is a fine example of someone using spare parts to build a great motorcycle! ;)

We love working on vintage Japanese motorcycles
There's nothing we love more than working on vintage Japanese motorcycles.

What happens when you transform a motorcycle into a snowmobile?
What happens when you transform a motorcycle into a snowmobile? Some Russians decided to find out for themselves!

Honda RS600 restoration: degreasing and powdercoating engine
With 14 full restorations on display at the Honda Collection Hall in Japan, it is almost an understatement to call Mike Palmgren an expert. He is currently working on a Honda RS600 restoration, and tells us about his project.

10 year old kid builds Honda CB200
This 10-year old kid from Texas built himself a custom Honda CB200, how cool is that!

For us, the Honda Monkey will always be the best mini bike! ;)
For us, the Honda Monkey will always be the best mini bike! ;)

What's keeping you from a better ride?
What's keeping you from a better ride?

Police hold aniversary video
Probably no Japanese motorcycles, but still impressive to see!

Lego Honda repsol
Using Lego is one way to build your dream motorcycle. But if you would rather use genuine parts, use ;)