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Blog Posts By Bart Madson

Motorcycle Jacket/Backpack Concept Video

Friday, June 22, 2012
Motorcycle Jacket/Backpack Concept Video
A motorcycle jacket that turns into a backpack? It’s an interesting concept, and the guys that came up with it are looking to raise 10K in capital to develop their prototype at Fundable....
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Post Tags: motorcycle jacket backpack, alomar jacket

Peru Mototaxi Junket Video

Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Peru Mototaxi Junket Video
Our friends across the pond have a knack for finding adventure in South American climes. MotoUSA readers must add the five-part ADV Americas ride to their reading lists list week, which chroni...
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Post Tags: Mototaxi Junket, The Adventurists

Isle of Man TT 2012 Review Teaser Video

Monday, June 18, 2012
Isle of Man TT 2012 Review Teaser Video
The good folks at Duke Video have released a teaser video for the upcoming Isle of Man TT 2012 Review. The highlight of this year’s TT was John McGuinness, with the King of the Mountain ...
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Post Tags: Isle of Man TT 2012, Duke Video

$220 BMW Package for Miller World SBK

Monday, April 16, 2012
$220 BMW Package for Miller World SBK
BMW Motorrad has a sweet deal lined up for the World Superbike races at Miller Motorsports Park (May 26-28). Held on Memorial Day Weekend, the MMP World SBK round delivers world-class road...
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Post Tags: BMW, World Superbike, Miller Motorsports Park

Honda TT Legends 2012 Preview Video

Thursday, April 12, 2012
Honda TT Legends 2012 Preview Video
The Honda TT Legends team prepares for another 2012 campaign. King of the Mountain John McGuinness anchors the aptly-named TT Legends team, the 15-time TT winner joined this year by fellow TT compe...
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Post Tags: Honda TT Legends, John McGuinness

Sign Up and Play Fantasy GP 2012

Thursday, April 5, 2012
Sign Up and Play Fantasy GP 2012
The first MotoGP practice has gotten underway at Qatar, with Casey Stoner running up at the front. Looks like a sure pick for this opening round of Motorcycle USA’s Fantasy GP 2012… Wh...
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Post Tags: Fantasy GP, MotoGP fantasy racing

Video: Lorenzo, Spies & Jarvis Preview 2012

Friday, March 23, 2012
Video: Lorenzo, Spies & Jarvis Preview 2012
Yamaha Factory Racing has released a slew of videos after unveiling the team’s 2012 livery prior to the Jerez test. Once again the Yamahas are chasing Honda in preseason testing, but the Tuni...
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Post Tags: Yamaha MotoGP, Jorge Lorenzo, Ben Spies

Video: Ernie Vigil Stunts Triumph Scrambler

Thursday, March 22, 2012
Video: Ernie Vigil Stunts Triumph Scrambler
The motorcycling public have probably grown familiar with Ernie Vigil. The Icon-sponsored stunt rider has been starring in popular YouTube hits alongside tire-sliding bro Nick “Apex” Br...
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Post Tags: Ernie Vigil, Triumph Scrambler

Video: Kawasaki SBK Racing at Phillip Island

Monday, March 5, 2012
Video: Kawasaki SBK Racing at Phillip Island
Kawasaki’s Tom Sykes logged an impressive opening to the 2012 World Superbike season at Phillip Island. The English rider regularly placed at the top of the timesheets in the pre-se...
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Post Tags: Kawasaki Racing, World Superbike, Phillip Island

Video: Blake Young Previews ASB 2012

Friday, March 2, 2012
Video: Blake Young Previews ASB 2012
The 2012 AMA Pro Racing season is slated to kick off this month at Daytona. Yoshimura Suzuki’s Blake Young figures to be the front-runner for the American SuperBike title, where he will ...
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Post Tags: Blake Young, American SuperBike

World Superbike Phillip Island Highlight Videos

Tuesday, February 28, 2012
World Superbike Phillip Island Highlight Videos
The opening round of the 2012 World Superbike Championship at Phillip Island proved a memorable one. SBK fans can catch up on the highlights by visiting the FIM Superbike World Championship Yo...
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Post Tags: World Superbike, Phillip Island

Video: DiSalvo in on Vigil/Apex Hooliganism

Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Video: DiSalvo in on Vigil/Apex Hooliganism
The motorcycle drifting duo of Nick Apex and Ernie Vigil are back in the saddle (see also: Motorcycle vs. Car Drifting Video, Motorcycle vs. Police – Drifter Style). This time the Icon-sponso...
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Post Tags: Nick Apex, Ernie Vigil, Jason DiSalvo

Hard Luck: Hopkins, Hutchinson & Canard

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Hard Luck: Hopkins, Hutchinson & Canard
There have are some notable hard luck riders this year in motorcycle racing. John Hopkins, Ian Hutchinson and Trey Canard have all suffered broken bones. Injury is unlucky, but not uncommon for pro...
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Post Tags: John Hopkins, Ian Hutchinson, Trey Canard

Video: Yamaha MotoGP Boss Previews 2012

Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Video: Yamaha MotoGP Boss Previews 2012
The winter test ban having been lifted, MotoGP teams are finally back in action on the race track. The factory teams and a handful of CRT mounts have begun testing at Sepang (with other CRT ri...
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Post Tags: Yamaha MotoGP, Lin Jarvis

David Robb Leaves Mark on BMW

Monday, January 30, 2012
David Robb Leaves Mark on BMW
Today BMW announced Edgar Heinrich will take over as head of BMW Group's BMW Motorrad Design Studio later this year. Heinrich will replace David Robb in the position. This is big news in the d...
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Post Tags: David Robb, BMW design

Harley-Davidson Makes Some Scratch

Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Harley-Davidson Makes Some Scratch
The motorcycle market is stabilizing (it seems) on a new normal – well below the million-unit annual sales of the still familiar boom years. The MIC reported a timid 0.3% increase in 2011 sal...
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Post Tags: Harley-Davidson, Motorcycle Sales

Video: Motomethod Motorcycle Co-op

Tuesday, January 24, 2012
The local bike shop serves critical role for the riding community. It’s the place to get your bike serviced and repaired, but it’s also a place to shoot the breeze and talk bikes with l...
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Post Tags: Motomethod, Motorcycle Co-Op

Video: Fast and Dirty Recap of 2011 Flat Track

Thursday, January 12, 2012
Video: Fast and Dirty Recap of 2011 Flat Track
What makes AMA Flat Track one of the best shows in motorcycle racing? Well, there’s the laid back, family-friendly atmosphere at the events. And there are accessible pits, with plenty of...
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Post Tags: AMA Flat Track, Fast and Dirt

Fantasy Football Done, Fantasy SX Begins

Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Fantasy Football Done, Fantasy SX Begins
It’s that time of year again – the NFL playoffs. I know super boring, right? In fact, Week 17 of the NFL was boring too, as there’s no real underlying drama in the sport. By which...
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Post Tags: fantasy football, fantasy SX

Video: Supercross 2012 Season Preview

Thursday, December 22, 2011
Video: Supercross 2012 Season Preview
The 2012 AMA Supercross season will kick off at Anaheim on January 7th. Get up to speed by watching the Supercross - 2012 Preview Show on CBS. It airs this Sunday, Christmas Day, at 2 p.m.&nbs...
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Post Tags: Supercross 2012, Supercross preview