NYC Norton

Kenny Cummings knows the veneer of a successful business can blind people to the...


The Current: BigRep 3D Prints NERA E-Moto

BigRep's 3D-printed Nera E- Moto begs the question: will the dawn of additive...


The Current: Cake Making Waves

Sweden’s Cake is sweeping design and innovation awards by inventing a new...


Fours Before Honda: 70 Years and 50 Brands

Four-cylinder motorcycles have been around since at least 1899, but Honda made...


The Current: Zero Ramps Up, Alta Shuts Down

It was a busy week: Zero introduced its revamped 2019 line, while Alta closed it...


The Mighty MFK: the Giant’s Fist

In the late 1940s, German racers had to make their own: this MFK...


The Current: Tarform Electric Motorcycle Blends Swedish And American Design

Swedish and American designers teamed up to create the Tarform electric...


The Current: Audi Enters the Electric Age With E-Tron SUV

Audi debuted its first all-electric fast-charging e-tron SUV in San Francisco,...


The Current: From Russia, With E-Love

Kalashnikov, Russia's famous arms manufacturer, debuts a series of electric...


The Current: Here Comes Vespa’s Elettrica e-Scooter!

Finally, Vespa enters the electric scooter market with the new Elletrica model,...


The Current: Harley-Davidson Going E-Big in 2019 and Beyond

Harley-Davidson reveals plans to mass-market their Livewire electric model, and...


The Current: Are Tilting Electric Vehicles The Future?

Peugeot thinks tilting vehicles are the future, and puts its money (and patents)...


The Current: Saroléa Introduces Limited Edition MANX7

Belgian electric motorcycle builder Saroléa builds a limited edition electric...


Brough Before Superior

Dave Clark restores an extremely rare racer built by the father of George...


A Vintage Triumph That Never Was

Alp Sungurtekin is a dry-lakes racing legend, and built a vintage-style Triumph...


The Current: Curtiss Unveils The Mighty Zeus

The future of e-Bikes has arrived from Alabama, from Curtiss Motorcycles,...


The Vintagent Original: Custom Revolution

Custom Revolution is the first major museum exhibition to celebrate the new,...


A Conversation with Olivier Mosset

Artist Olivier Mosset displayed his white monochrome paintings with choppers at...


The Current: Curtiss E-Bike Concepts

The future of sleek quiet speed from Curtiss Motorcycles


The Motorcycle is 200 Years Old Today?

Was the motorcycle first demonstrated on April 3rd, 1818?


100 Years Ago: Harley-Davidson Training Schools in 1918

In a canny business move, Harley-Davidson provided the US Military with free...


100 Years Ago: Harley-Davidson Manufacturing in 1918

In 1918, the US Gov't inspected the Harley-Davidson factory as part of their...


100 Years Ago: Excelsiors in 1918

The Excelsior Motor Co under Ignaz Schwinn supplied V-twins to the US Army in...


100 Years Ago: Inside the Indian Factory in 1918

The USA was a very different place before joining World War 1 in 1917; it was...


The Current: SURU – the New Cub?

Motorcycle designer Michael Uhlarik fell in love with electric bikes in 2007,...


Two-Wheeled Icons of the 1980s

1980s motorcycle design was a radical departure from the 1970s, as both...


The Ride: Wedge Motorcycles Honda CB750F

Takashi Nihira of Wedge motorcycles does all his own fabrication, building, and...


The Current: Vessla e-Scooter Bans Uselessness

Vessla founder and CEO Rickard Bröms couldn’t find a decent electric scooter...


Whence Came the Swingarm Frame?

Modern motorcycle suspension was invented by an eccentric, dry-humored...


Road Test: 1923 Ner-A-Car

The Ner-A-Car was the most successful hub-center steered motorcycle in history;...


Vespa Streamliners

In the 1950s, fierce competition between Vespa and Lambretta created an 'arms...


Selling Speed: What’s in a Name?

Manufacturers use evocative names to sell motorcycles - the oldest game in the...


The Current: E-MTB With Hall of Famer Joe Murray

Mountain Bike Hall of Famer Joe Murray plays an important role in developing...


The Ride: Speedway Superstar

Ehinger Kraftrad’s remarkable ‘Speedster’; history through a hi-tech lens....


The Current: HPC Revolution

Hi-Power Cycles have launched a 60mph E-Bike. Technically, that's a motorcycle,...


The Current: Confederate No More – Meet the Curtiss Motorcycle

After 25 years, Confederate Motors sheds its controversial a name, and the...


Road Test: 1930 Majestic

The Majestic was the ultimate French Art Deco motorcycle - radical and...


Road Test: 1929 Ascot-Pullin

Cyril Pullin was a genius designer, way ahead of his time, and built his dream...


The Vintagent Original: Model X

Test riding a 1934 Matchless Model X, an Art Deco-inspired masterpiece. Paul...


Out of the Blue, Into the Black

The Remarkable Falcon Motorcycles Vincent Black Shadow


The Mysterious ‘Mark 6’

The existence, or non-existence, of the Velocette Mark 6 KTT has puzzled...


The Vintagent Original: The Black Falcon

The Black Falcon is the most revered custom motorcycle in recent years. This...


Jeff Decker’s ‘Black Lightning’ at Auction

Jeff Decker's Custom Vincent, his 'Black Lightning', is a controversial...


Road Test: 1930 Brough Superior-Austin Four

Impressive, beautiful, and certainly unusual


The Vintagent Original: Neander

Paul d'Orleans rides Ernst Neumann-Neander's masterpiece through the Bavarian...


The Motorcycling Du Ponts

The Du Pont family is intimately tied with the American motorcycle industry, and...


The Vintagent Selects: Faster Son: Shinya Kimura

Legendary motorcycle builder Shinya Kimura shares his design philosophy while...


The Vintagent Selects: Janus Motorcycles

Motorcycles are like architecture: They must be beautiful, functional and made...


The Alt.Custom Scene – Co-Opted?

The Alt.Custom scene has been coopted and copied by the Industry - is this a...


BMW Path 22: Hanging Ten on the Trends

BMW Reveals Concept Surf-Moto, the 'Path22'


Days of Future Past: the Mercury

Laurie Jenks designed the Motorcycle of the Future, an all-aluminum masterpiece...


1935 Böhmerland ‘Reise’

The Bohmerlans was the longest production motorcycle in history, capable of...


Kenji Ekuan

The Man Who Shaped Yamaha’s Design for Decades has Died


Bill Phelps: Catching Heroes

The magic of the Montlhéry autodrome through the lens of a master.


The Vintagent Selects: The Story Of The Chopper

With “Captain America”, the custom Harley Davidson from Easy Rider, up for...


The Vintagent Selects: The Badger: Made In Trenton

The Badger: a particular Royal Enfield designed in England and manufactured in...


The Vintagent Selects: Do the Ride Thing!

The motorcycle is back! Similar to the fresh contemporary scene that has...


Test Ride: MV Masterwork

Thrashing Shinya Kimura’s MV Agusta 750 Custom in the Hills of Azuza


The First ‘Triton’ – A Prewar Cafe Racer

The World's First Triton Motorcycle was built by the man who invented the Norton...


Cliff Vaughs – Rest Easy

‘Easy Rider’ Chopper Designer, Civil Rights Pioneer, RIP


The Best Bike BMW Never Made?

BMW’s Remarkable Art Deco R7 is the Bike Collectors Dream About


Building a Norton Four

In the mid-1960s, there were no 4-cylinder motorcycles to buy, so riders made...