EBR Motorcycles gets a jump on Long Beach IMS announcements with the release of its Black Lightning motorcycle. While EBR’s latest will make its national debut Friday, Rick Barrett of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported the new bike is powered by the mill used in Buell’s 1190RX/1190SX models, a 72-degree V-Twin said to produce 185 […]
Riders are ready to throw a leg over America’s sportbike with the announcement that EBR Motorcycles resumed production March 1. The public, Buell enthusiasts, and EBR fans are rolling in to East Troy, Wisconsin to attend the EBR Launch Party on Friday, March 18. During their Press Day on March 17, the new company, EBR […]
Here is your chance to buy a complete and running American motorcycle factory and operation – complete and ready to roll! For anyone who wants a near-turnkey motorcycle production outfit, the auction date for the Erik Buell Racing (EBR) assets has been set for July 21. The sale is no onesy-twosy liquidation. Rather, the business […]
SHIFTING GEARS by Buzz Kanter, publisher This is our last issue of 2013, so I figure it’s a good time to look back and announce a couple of items for the motorcycle industry going forward. Looking back, I feel 2013 was a pretty exciting year. Harley-Davidson celebrated its 110th year in grand fashion with […]
The new, street-legal high performance motorcycle carries EBR’s model designation 1190RX and is a direct descendant of EBR’s race-bred limited edition 1190RS Super Bike. While the 1190RX shares its sibling’s 1190cc engine and many of EBR’s exclusive performance and handling-enhancing features, it is a new design created to tame the wildest roads and rouse the most demanding riders.
Ever wonder what kind of motorcycle Erik Buell built in the very beginning? Well, as a Harley factory suspension and chassis engineer AND ex-roadracer, Erik first built a roadracer powered by a dual carb XR1000 Sportster engine. Here, thanks to our friends at Bike EXIF, is a brief write up and some cool photos of one of Erik’s first Harley-powered motorcycles – the Buell RR1000R.
Every year the AMA holds this breakfast in Daytona during Bike Week and I am surprised at how few people are even aware of this fund raising event open to the public. This year it was held on Friday at the swanky 500 Club facility in the infield of the Daytona International Speedway track. The guest speaker was Erik Buell who gave a wonderful recounting of his history with motorcycles, racing and Harley-Davidson. He also unveiled his stunning and technologically leading new street motorcycle. It is limited to a 100 bike production worldwide.
The Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum is pleased to announce that motorcycle manufacturer Erik Buell will be the featured guest at its annual Breakfast at Daytona fundraiser, set for the Friday of Bike Week, March 11, at an all-new location inside the Daytona 500 Club in the infield of Daytona International Speedway. Buell, a Hall […]