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Ducati Superbike 1199 Panigale

Ducati presented on Monday, in Milan, Italy, the amazing new 1199 Panigale. The 361-pound machine features a twin-cylinder engine that generates 195 horsepower. The sports bike has ABS, traction control, suspension with electronic settings, electronic throttle control, and quick-shift - a system that optimizes the gear shifts. The bike arrives in stores in early 2012 and will have three versions available: 1199 Panigale - $17,995, 1199 Panigale S (sports version) - $22,995 and 1199 S Tricolori Panigale (with special painting) - $27,995.



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YAMAHA XS400 | BY HOLD FAST MOTORS | Image

YAMAHA XS400 | BY HOLD FAST MOTORS

Hold Fast Motors is a small workshop run by Andrew Hull from Austin, Minessota. He has done an awesome job turning this 1979 Yamaha XS400 into a Brat/Scrambler hybrid, named "Black & Tan”. Inspired by the knobby tires and the rough look of the Triumph Steve McQueen was riding in the movie "Great Escape", Andrew´s creation went from a brat bike to this cool knobby tired scrambler. source: the bike shed...
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MOTOPED SURVIVAL

If you´re a petrolhead and a DIY fan, the Motoped conversion kit is the perfect project. The Motoped Survival Bike is a utilitarian, military-inspired super-hauler built for the creative survivalist, and is able to travel up to 400 miles without needing to fuel up thanks to the added fuel from two side-mounted rotopax fuel tanks. It also comes outfitted with a rack design that accepts a myriad of bolt-on mounts, harnesses, and fitments so most items can be packed al...
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THROTTLE ROCKER

Throttle Rocker lets you enjoy hours of riding without experiencing wrist fatigue, it is an inexpensive alternative to a motorcycle cruise control! The ingenious accessory wraps snugly around the throttle grip, allowing you to use downward pressure from the heel of your hand, instead of squeezing the grip to operate the throttle. This means less fatigue and cramping of your hand! Pick one up from Town Moto, or from Amazon...
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