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Are VW looking to sell Ducati?

Reports suggest investment banking firm investigating possible options for motorcycle manufacturer sale. Volkswagen have been in quite a bit of trouble of late and now, with the company still suffering from the diesel car emissions scandal, sources cited by Reuters suggest that the Volkswagen Audi Group [VAG] are looking to...

BMW bike Q1 sales up by 5.5%

It’s the best ever start to the season for BMW Motorrad apparently. In the first three months of 2017, BMW Motorrad delivered 35,636 motorcycles and scooters to customers. That’s 1,848 more than they managed to ship in the same period of 2016. 2017 has seen BMW come out...

Old Empire Motorcycles make time for a road-trip

What do you do when you’ve spent the past five years building motorcycles but forgetting to ride them? Road Trip! It’s Sunday, you’re probably just considering getting out of bed or you’ve been up with the kids since 7am and all you need is to dream of other places....

Bridgestone are bringing the ‘tweel’ back, again

Airless tyres are going around again. Asides from being a pretty crappy pun, the airless tyre revolution has been around and around for what seems like years now. We featured Michelin’s version a while ago here on MF, and now Bridgestone are highlighting their interpretation again. Bridgestone’s version was actually...