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Reuters tout Harley-Davidson as potential Ducati buyer

With the rumours of a Ducati sale by Volkswagen Audi Group continuing, perennial Harley-Davidson are the latest manufacturer to be associated with a potential purchase. Harley-Davidson already have previous form with alternative marque ownership – having done the dance with both Buell and perhaps more portentously, MV Agusta in...

Video: Baddest Chihuahua on the block!

No, YOU couldn’t find enough real motorcycle news to post today! Ok, so it’s a slow news day. This time of year often is. So we’re resorting to posting videos of Australian Chihuahua’s in Harley top-boxes. But you know what? We’re not sorry. JUST LOOK AT HIM!

Wanted: Writers for Motofire!

Think you know motorcycles? Always fancied yourself as a bit of a journalist? Join us. If you’ve every wondered if you have what it takes to write for a motorcycle news website, then now is your chance to find out. Yes, that’s right! Motofire.com are looking for writers,...

Aplinestars win top ‘wearable’ prize at CES China

Tech-Air system takes top prize in the ‘Wearables’ category during the Consumer Electronics Show Asia in Shanghai. The Italian clothing manufacturer claims that their Tech-Air system is the world’s first and only independant airbag solution that provides full, upper-body protection. We’re always a little confused as to the...

Michelin reveal 3D printed, ‘organic’ tyre

‘Visionary’ tyre is a new concept wheel that fuses together several, ‘cutting-edge’ technologies. After researching the current technologies available and interviewing over ninety people from all walks of life, the 3D printed, ‘Visionary’ concept tyre is Michelin’s vision of the near future. Using biodegradable and ‘bio-sourced’ materials, the...