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Motorcycle Reviews

Automatic for the People: The 2020 Polaris Slingshot

Slingshot takes a shot at mass appeal with a new engine and automatic transmission.

All About Electric Motorcycles

by Jason Fogelson Electric motorcycles are here, and soon they’ll make sense for many riders. In order to understand the latest crop of electric motorcycles, I think you have to look backward to the development of batteries, electric motors, the... Continue Reading →

I Love Motorcycle Museums

By Jason Fogelson I love motorcycle museums. I grew up going to all kinds of museums with my family, and it became a habit when I travel. I go to art museums, history museums, natural history museums, car museums, technology... Continue Reading →

Harley-Davidson’s New Milwaukee-Eight Engine

by Jason Fogelson A new engine from Harley-Davidson is big news. Last week, the Motor Company revealed its new Big Twin engine, the Milwaukee-Eight. Initially, this new engine will appear in the touring lineup, including the Road King, Electra Glide,... Continue Reading →

2017 Yamaha SCR950 Review

by Jason Fogelson Everything old is new again. Motorcycles travel through trends where form follows function, then fashion determines form. It has happened over and over again, and will continue to happen as long as motorcycles are lifestyle accessories and... Continue Reading →

Sturgis and Home Again

by Jason Fogelson So, I finally did make it to Sturgis. I’ve had it on my wish list for almost two decades, and one thing or another has always kept me from getting there. In case you don’t know, “Sturgis”... Continue Reading →

A Conversation with Rod Copes, President, Royal Enfield North America

by Jason Fogelson A few weeks ago, I rode and reviewed the 2016 Royal Enfield 500 Classic for So when I got the chance to have a phone conversation with the manufacturer’s President for North America, I activated my... Continue Reading →

2016 Royal Enfield Classic Motorcycle Review

The 2016 Royal Enfield Classic is a new old bike for new and old riders.

Are you going to Sturgis?

by Jason Fogelson Every year, I make plans to go to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, and it has never worked out.  Well, this year, it might actually happen, thanks to Indian Motorcycle. They've invited me to cover the event, where... Continue Reading →

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