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Bart Madson
By Bart Madson
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Bashing away at the MotoUSA keyboard for nine years now, Madson lends his scribbling and editorial input on everything from bike reviews to industry analysis and motorcycle racing reports.

2015 Honda CB300F First Look

Thursday, July 10, 2014
American Honda announces the all-new CB300F, a naked standard version of its forthcoming CBR300R, making use of the same 286cc Single.

Harley-Davidson Recalls 66,421 Touring Models

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Harley-Davidson has issued a recall of its ABS-equipped 2014 Touring models, with the front brake line potentially pinched between the fuel tank and frame.

2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Spy Shots

Wednesday, July 2, 2014
After a conspicuous absence from the 2014 Harley-Davidson Touring lineup, the Road Glide appears slated for a 2015 model year return – as photographers capture a redesigned Road Glide in action.

EBR Announces 1190SX Specs & MSRP

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Erik Buell Racing announces pricing and specifications for its new 1190SX streetfighter, which will hit dealers in early July and retail for $16,995.

2015 Kawasaki KX250F First Look

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Kawasaki updates its quarter-liter motocross platform for 2015, with engine and suspension updates.

2015 Kawasaki KX450F First Look

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Kawasaki updates its KX450F motocross platform with new piston and revised ECU settings, as well as new Showa air fork.

H-D’s LiveWire, the Heretical New Harley

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Harley-Davidson announced its surprising LiveWire electric motorcycle design. But what does it mean for The Motor Company?

High Point 250 Motocross Results 2014

Saturday, June 14, 2014
Pro Circuit Kawasaki’s Blake Baggett extends his 250 Moto winning streak to three with a sweep at High Point, gaining ground on point leader Jeremy Martin.

High Point 450 Motocross Results 2014

Saturday, June 14, 2014
James Stewart gets his first overall Motocross victory of the year at High Point, where the Yoshimura Suzuki ace swept both 450 Motos and gained ground in the title chase.

MotoGP Catalunya Qualifying Results 2014

Saturday, June 14, 2014
Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa broke Marc Marquez’s perfect qualifying streak, seizing pole position for tomorrows Catalan Grand Prix.

2014 Sardegna Rally Results

Friday, June 13, 2014
Husqvarna’s Alessandro Botturi claimed the overall victory in the 2014 Sardegna Rally, the Italian rider beating KTM ace Marc Coma.

MotoGP Catalunya Friday Results 2014

Friday, June 13, 2014
Forward Racing’s Aleix Espargaro heads the Friday practice timesheets at his home GP in Catalunya, followed by Tech 3 Yamaha’s Bradley Smith.

Erik Buell Racing Reveals EBR 1190SX

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Erik Buell Racing reveals its latest production model, the EBR 1190SX, a naked version of the American marque's 1190RX superbike.

2014 SCORE Baja 500 Results

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Kawasaki Riders Ricky Brabec, David Pearson and Max Eddy Jr. piloted their factory-supported KX450F to the 2014 Baja 500 motorcycle win.

Ducati Scrambler to Launch in 2015

Monday, June 9, 2014
Ducati officially teases its Scrambler model with a private viewing of the prototype version, with the Italian marque promising a 2015 release date.

World Superbike Sepang Results 2014

Sunday, June 8, 2014
Aprilia’s Marco Melandri doubles up at Sepang, while points leader Tom Sykes runs into some trouble, as World Superbike pays its first visit to Malaysia.

Thunder Valley 250 Motocross Results 2014

Saturday, June 7, 2014
Blake Baggett spoils Jeremy Martin’s winning ways, taking the 250 overall at Thunder Valley thanks to a Moto 2-winning performance.

Thunder Valley 450 Motocross Results 2014

Saturday, June 7, 2014
Ken Roczen bests his KTM factory teammate, Ryan Dungey, as well as Yoshimura Suzuki’s James Stewart to take the 450 Motocross victory at Thunder Valley.

American Honda Debuts 2015 CBR300R

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
The CBR300R, first announced in October 2013, makes its way into the American Honda lineup as a 2015 model.

Isle of Man Superbike TT Results 2014

Sunday, June 1, 2014
Michael Dunlop scores his first win of the 2014 Isle of Man TT, piloting the BMW to victory in the opening Superbike race.