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BMW Issues Worldwide Motorcycle Recall

BMW has issued a recall of about 122,000 motorcycles due to brake problems, according to MCN. The German marquee has not identified the affected models, oddly enough. The OEM says there is danger of brake fluid leaking on boxer-style engines. … Continue reading

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Bombardier Recreational Products Opens Research Facility

Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) has opened a new powertrain division research facility in Gunskirchen, Austria, dubbed the Regionales Innovations Centrum (RIC), according to a BRP release. The facility’s mission is to collaborate with Gunskirchen’s universities to “develop clean engine technologies … Continue reading

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Harley-Davidson Announces XR1200 Series Contingency

Harley-Davidson has set a $25,000 contingency fund for its upcoming AMA Pro Racing Vance & Hines XR1200 Series, according to an H-D release. H-D will distribute $5,000 to the top ten finishers during each of the series’ five rounds: Race … Continue reading

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Piaggio Group Takes Canada Distribution In-House

Piaggio Group Americas (PGA) has ended its relationship with Canadian Scooter Corp., its distributor in Canada, and will henceforth handle Canadian distribution in-house from its corporate office in New York, according to Cycle Canada. Piaggio is the owner of the … Continue reading

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