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For the 2013 Toronto Motorcycle Show, Yamaha Motor Canada will be displaying the newly released FJR1300 and V-Star 1300 Deluxe. This will be the first time both models will be on display for the public since their October launch. There will also be a stripped down FJR1300 for everyone to…

The 2012 edition of the Inside Motorcycles Holiday Buyers' Guide is now online. Check out the free digital flipbook for great Christmas and Holiday gift giving ideas for all the two-wheel enthusiasts on your list!
The Ducati Team’s scheduled three-day off-season test at the Spanish Jerez circuit last week certainly wasn’t without its hurdles, but the team took them in stride and heads into MotoGP’s winter test ban with information that will be helpful as engineers do their development work on the 2013 Desmosedici.
Ride for Sight roars back to Tudhope Park, Orillia, Ont., June 14-16 to celebrate its 35th anniversary. The event will be making some major announcements in the weeks and months ahead that are sure to get enthusiasts jazzed about the 35th anniversary of Ride for Sight.

Ontario’s biggest motorcycle manufacturers’ showcase of the year, The Motorcycle Show-Toronto, starts Friday, December 7 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (South),and one of Canada’s best all-time bike racers, Jordan Szoke, has been named Grand Marshal for the show’s Opening Ceremonies Friday morning.
The 30,000 or so fans that piled into Monza last Sunday sure got the spectacle they came for. The 90th edition of the Monza Rally Show saw the legend that is Valentino Rossi claim his third title at the fabled Milanese circuit and even score a double as he walked…
The FIM has released the official calendar for the 2013 MotoGP World Championship with a total of 18 races taking place. Changes from the previously published provisional calendar include the opening round in Qatar being pushed back to April 7, as well as the non-inclusion of the Argentinian GP.

The Motorcycle & Moped Industry Council has released its retail sales analysis for October, 2012. In motorcycles, October sales fell slightly when compared to November, 2011, at just 77 units, or -3.9 percent%. Street, for the first time in many months, did not gain for the month. Dual Purpose led…
NEWMARKET, Ont. -- Dalton Timmis Insurance has signed on to be the Official ‘Presenting Sponsor’ at the 37th Annual North American International Motorcycle SUPERSHOW, taking place at the Toronto International Centre, January 4-6.  
FIXI Crescent Suzuki will team up with HEL Performance for the 2013 eni FIM Superbike World Championship season. HEL Performance, who specialize in the manufacture of high performance hose assemblies, have offered exciting new products in an effort to further enhance the team's position on the world stage.

Once again for the 2012-13 Canadian motorcycle shows Triumph will partner with its dealers to present the fantastic new range of Triumph products. This year along with several new model releases Triumph will display some very cool retro bikes, reflecting the art of the motorcycle and the company’s brand heritage.…
TORONTO, Ont. – The dates for the 2013 MOPAR Canadian National Superbike Championship have been announced by Frontline CSBK’s Kevin Graham, organizer of the National motorcycle road racing tour. The upcoming schedule is very similar to the 2012 campaign. The series starts at Shannonville Motorsport Park, the storied venue that first…
VARESE, ITALY - Italian motorcycle manufacturer MV Agusta has decided to return to racing on the world stage and has joined forces with ParkinGO. The two companies will be joined together in a three-year contract. The program will debut the MV Agusta F3 675 in the 2013 World Supersport class…

The Canadian Motorcycle Association hosted its second annual Port Dover Day of Remembrance ceremony for fallen motorcyclists on Sunday, November 18. The gathering took place at Kinsman Park, where a commemorative tree was planted and a commemorative stone placed beside it in May of 2010. The CMA acknowledges and thanks…
Yamaha Motor Canada has been selected as one of the GTA’s Top Employers for 2013. Greater Toronto’s Top Employers is an annual competition with applications from 6,000 companies in the Greater Toronto Area. This special designation recognizes the GTA’s employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.
BOUCHERVILLE, Que. - MV Agusta Canada has announced that the F3 675 will be on Canadian dealership floors just in time for Christmas.

MERZOUGA, MOROCCO - Canadian rally rider Patrick Trahan was hired by the Italian factory Tacita to help it introduce the new generation of electric enduro motorcycle, the T-RACE.    
BOLOGNA, ITALY – Ducati has announced the appointment of Bernhard Gobmeier as the new General Manager of Ducati Corse. Utilizing his significant experience in the world of motorsport, including more recently his role as Superbike Director with BMW, the position will draw upon the 53-year-old German’s extensive managerial experience ready…
VARESE, ITALY - With the new Rivale 800, MV Agusta has again won the title of “Moto più bella del salone”, which translates as the “Most Beautiful Bike of the Show” at the EICMA 2012 industry show.

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