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Articles By Kevin Duke - Contributing Editor

By Kevin Duke
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A legend in the motorcycle industry, Duke Danger is known for his wheelie riding antics, excellent writing skills, appetite for press intro dinners and a propensity to wake up late. Once a fearless member of the MotoUSA team, the Canadian kid is often missed but never forgotten.

2003 Ducati 749 Comparison

Thursday, July 24, 2003
We can't believe how much performance manufacturers are squeezing out of these middleweights. And they're so closely matched it makes our job tough.

2003 Supersport Shootout

Thursday, July 24, 2003
We can't believe how much performance manufacturers are squeezing out of these middleweights. And they're so closely matched it makes our job tough.

2004 Ducati Multistrada

Tuesday, July 22, 2003
Ducati's new Multistrada may not be the prettiest offering from the Italians, but our first ride proved it to be one of the most capable.

WSC In Turmoil With New Rules Package

Friday, July 18, 2003
Only three short years ago the World Superbike series was reaching the zenith of its popularity, full of factory and fan support. Now with MotoGP rising once again, WSC sees change on the horizon.

Icon Hooligan Boots Review

Tuesday, July 15, 2003
When you want some decent foot protection when riding, but squeaking your way through the aisles at 7-11 in your fancy roadrace-style boots is a little too conspicuous and a little too uncomfortable.

Product Peek Metzeler ME880 Tires

Monday, July 14, 2003
Size freaks rejoice, because there's never been a bigger motorcycle tire than Mezeler's ginormous new ME880.

2003 WSB Laguna Seca

Sunday, July 13, 2003
The World Superbike paddock comes to sunny California to race the challening Laguna Seca circuit with some disastrous results.

FMF SST Exhaust Review

Monday, April 14, 2003
It's no secret that stock exhaust systems are usually a compromise between performance, durability, and sound levels.

2003 Yamaha V-Star

Thursday, March 27, 2003
The venerable V-Star 1100 series is one of the bargains in the 1000cc-plus cruiser offerings.

2003 Kawasaki ZX-6R Quick Ride

Friday, March 14, 2003
An extra 37cc may not sound like much, but the new 636cc Kwacker provides a dose of power that will likely surpass the other contenders in the class.

2003 Yamaha WR250F WR450F

Wednesday, March 12, 2003
Yamaha has introduced thoroughly revised 4-stroke enduro bikes, the fun-to-ride WR450F and WR250F. We take them for a spin.

2003 Ducati 999

Tuesday, February 25, 2003
Well, all we can tell you is that the 999 is probably the best streetbike Ducati has ever produced.

2003 Ducati Supersports Review

Monday, December 30, 2002
The Ducati Supersport range is bigger, faster, and more durable than ever. They still look the same...

Pirelli Diablo Tires Review

Tuesday, December 24, 2002
Runnin' with the Devil. As sportbikes keep getting more track-oriented, tire companies like Pirelli have been flooding the market with sticky street-legal buns that offer more grip than a regular sport tire.

2003 Ducati 749S

Monday, December 2, 2002
The new Ducati 749 is almost exactly like the new Ducati 999 we previewed last week, with the exception of less horsepower!

2002 Triumph Tiger vs. BMW R1150GS

Monday, December 2, 2002
After nearly 5000 miles on BMW's quintessential A-T, the R1150GS, and Triumph's challenger, the Tiger 955i, we're turning into adventure-touring believers.

2003 Aprilia RST1000 Futura

Sunday, December 1, 2002
With a rumbling 60-degree V-Twin, Aprilia, throws in the RST1000 Futura in the sportbike-with-bags category.

Teknic Violator Jacket Review

Wednesday, November 27, 2002
Teknic's Violator can at least take the heat, if not the bulk, out of the leather jacket.

2002 Yamaha Warrior Comparison

Monday, November 25, 2002
It used to be that there was no such thing as a performance cruiser, that is until Harley Davidson and Yamaha decided to produce ultra-powerful twins.

2002 Harley V-Rod Comparison

Monday, November 25, 2002
It used to be that there was no such thing as a performance cruiser, that is until Harley Davidson and Yamaha decided to produce ultra-powerful twins.