Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:50:22 +0000 Honda Teases X-ADV Scooter Honda Teases X-ADV Scooter Honda has released a video teasing its upcoming adventure-scooter. Based on the City Adventure concept presented last fall at EICMA, the scooter is expected to launch as a 2017 model under the name “X-ADV.” We’ve already seen a prototype in action undergoing testing that, despite the camouflage, looked fairly similar to the original concept. The […] more
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 18:45:12 +0000 Omaha Ducati Dealership Celebrates 10th Anniversary Omaha Ducati Dealership Celebrates 10th Anniversary Nebraska’s exclusive Ducati motorcycle dealership will celebrate its 10-year anniversary in Omaha with an exciting weekend packed with riding events for motorcycle enthusiasts, local families and brand executives. From July 22–24, Ducati Omaha will be on-site at the Nebraska Crossing Outlets with their one-of-a-kind “Demo Experience and Rally.” The Italian brand’s representatives will be creating […] more
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:27:22 +0000 Top 10 Features Of The Untitled Motorcycles Hyper Scrambler Top 10 Features Of The Untitled Motorcycles Hyper Scrambler
Photo by: RC Rivera
As an industrial designer, one might wonder what took Hugo Eccles so long to blend his profession with his love for motorcycles. Then again, in his 20-year career servicing clients like Ford Motor Company, American Express, TAG Heuer, LG, Olympus, Nike and many more, it’s understandable that maybe he was a wee bit busy with his day job to worry about his hobby.
Now the founder of the custom motorcycle studio Untitled Motorcycles in San Francisco (with a sister shop in London), when Eccles learned about the Ducati “Custom Rumble” challenge – a worldwide competition for Ducati dealers to customize a Ducati Scrambler – the proverbial lightbulb switched on. The result, as you can see above and throughout the next 10 pages, is this, the Hyper Scrambler, designed and built by Eccles in collaboration with Marin Speed Shop. I caught up with Eccles at Ducati Island during the World Superbike weekend at Laguna Seca, where he opened up about this very wild machine.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 21:15:48 +0000 Buy Stuff in Wisconsin. Buy Stuff in Wisconsin. Roadtrackandtrail claims it’s The World’s Largest Pre-owned Powersports Dealership!, packed to the gunwales with motorcycles, atvs, snowmobiles and gear. If you’re anywhere near Big Bend, Wisconsin that Saturday night, don’t forget to buy us something. more
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 22:22:32 +0000 Born Free 8 Award-Winners Choose Coker Born Free 8 Award-Winners Choose Coker Born Free 8, "a two-day celebration of choppers, bobbers, beautifully fabricated customs and the motorcycle lifestyle," took place last weekend in SoCal. Coker Tires reports 18 of the 28 bikes in the invitational event showcasing one-off builds from top professional shops wore Coker rubber. more