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BMW North America has issued a stop sale order on all gas-powered BMW bikes.
BMW Motorrad dealers in the US have reported a delivery stop sale notice on all new and pre-owned BMW models, excluding the CE-04, due to an undisclosed issue that is not safety-related, prompting speculation about potential emissions concerns.
Employee friends and family enjoy a successful Family Day hosted by Ducati.
Ducati opens its doors to employees and their families for a fun-filled Family Day, offering a unique opportunity to explore the inner workings of the iconic motorcycle brand and engage in hands-on activities, while also supporting charitable causes.
In Japan, Yamaha updates the YZF-R125 and YZF-R15 sportbikes.
Yamaha unveils the 2023 YZF-R125 and YZF-R15, two sportbikes designed for beginner riders in Japan, featuring impressive equipment, advanced technology, and a reasonable price tag.
Piaggio CEO position filled by Michele Colaninno.
Following the passing of Piaggio chairman and CEO Roberto Colaninno, his son Michele Colaninno has been promoted to CEO, while also juggling his roles as founder of Piaggio Fast Forward, CEO and COO of the Immsi Group, and president of the European Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (ACEM).
Big updates to the 2024 Africa Twin are anticipated from Honda.
Honda is set to release a highly anticipated update to its flagship adventure bike, the CRF 1100 Africa Twin, for the 2024 model-year, with reports suggesting that the new version will feature engine and chassis refinements to cater to a more road-focused riding experience, including a torque bump, a 19-inch front wheel, and the possibility of added premium technology such as front and rear radar and adaptive cruise control.
Cardo introduces a new Shoei adaptor and an updated half-helmet kit.
Cardo Systems, the popular motorcycle and powersports communicator brand, has launched a Shoei helmet adaptor kit that is compatible with the Neotec 2, GT-Air 2, and J-Cruise 2 helmets, allowing riders to seamlessly integrate their Cardo PackTalk communicators with their Shoei helmets for a sleeker and more convenient riding experience.
Prepare for electrifying off-road adventures with the newly released Rawrr Mantis.
The Rawrr Mantis is a new electric dirtbike that combines the best of mountain biking and motocross, offering impressive technology and performance at a relatively low price point, making it a capable machine for off-road enthusiasts.
Amidst a thriving electric two-wheeler market, Horwin Italia makes its debut.
Horwin, the well-known brand in the electric mobility sector, has recently established a presence in Italy with the unveiling of their new Horwin Italia store, aiming to maximize market share and strengthen their brand's visibility in the country's thriving market for electric two-wheelers.
India finally welcomes the arrival of the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-4R.
Kawasaki's new ZX-4R sportbike offers a powerful four-cylinder engine, premium features, and a sleek design, but its high price tag may deter some buyers in the Indian market.
In India, Honda introduces a refreshed CB200X for the 2023 model-year.
The 2023 Honda CB200X is a small-displacement adventure bike designed for the Indian market, offering comfort and reliability for tackling long distances on less-than-ideal road conditions, with minor tweaks to the engine and a slight price increase.