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The New Honda Africa Twin Spotted

It was bound to happen, sooner or later a motorcycle journalist would capture photos of the new Africa Twin in action. On one of the photos we can see the bike’s license plate, which is from Frankfurt, Germany.  If you … Continue reading

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What five motorcycles would you like to own today?

These are a great times to be a motorcyclist, I keep saying year after year when at every new season we learn about the new bikes becoming available.  Of all new motorcycles launched or rumored to be launched, there are … Continue reading

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2015 Oregon Vintage Motorcycle Show

Last Sunday was the 35th Oregon Vintage Motorcycle Show.  I decided to go and take a look! I got my Multistrada ready for the short hop to the Benton County Fairgrounds  in Corvallis, where the show takes place every year. … Continue reading

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A Scrambler Ducati Near You!

Remember those first rumors and endless discussions on motorcycle forums about Ducati bringing back to the market the Scramblers?  Then there was Ducati’s successful multi-media campaign and those strategically leaked photos and videos. Eventually the bike was presented at the … Continue reading

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Welcome the new Honda Africa Twin!

After more than a year of speculation Honda has finally and officially announced its new Africa Twin.  First of all, the name is confirmed, Africa Twin it is!  And it is also called the CRF1000L, following Honda’s name convention for … Continue reading

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Honda True Adventure – Episode 5 – The Test

Well, it seems Honda has decided to release a lot more information about this bike, in very quick form.  We are not complaining… Honda used to have an R&D center in Offenbach, near Frankfurt.  Perhaps they re-opened a new R&D … Continue reading

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Honda True Adventure – Episode 4 – The meeting, Part 1

With the popularity of adventure motorcycles going on for more than a decade already, it seemed natural for Honda to bring its discontinued but always popular Africa Twin back to the market.  However, for many years already Honda has ignored … Continue reading

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