Avantura Choppers

India launches first choppers company

India is launching its first chopper motorcycles company, Avantura Choppers, with an American frame designer and premium bolt-on parts. Avantura Choppers is targeted at the premium end of the market with component partnerships from across the world including S&S Engines, Mustang, Kellerman and others. The brand will soon announce the launch of its first bike …

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Indian Scout Sixty - platforms

2016 Indian Scout Sixty review

The Indian Scout has quickly become the company’s biggest-selling motorcycle and now they have added the Scout Sixty with a smaller engine capacity and an attractive $2000 price advantage. While most riders would argue there is “no replacement for displacement”, I would argue that the 999cc Scout Sixty is a more suitable package than its …

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2016 Harley-Davidson Softail Slim S FLSS

2016 Harley-Davidson Slim S review

I felt a bit like Captain America riding around on the military-painted Harley-Davidson Softail Slim S with its massive 110-cube Screamin’ Eagle Twin Cam. There is a strange mixture of modern, fuel-injected power and old, stripped-down Panhead aesthetics about this bike. SEE ALL THE PHOTOS I especially love the way you can see between the seat …

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Moto Guzzi California Eldorado and Audace cruisers

Moto Guzzi cruisers expand to five

Australian Moto Guzzi fans now have five California cruisers to choose from with the introduction of the Audace ($23,500 ride away) and Eldorado ($24,000).  SEE ALL THE CALIFORNIA PHOTOS At the national launch in Sydney last week, national manager Ezio Forcella acknowledged that the cruiser market was growing rapidly in Australia, driven mainly by Harley-Davidson. …

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US Aussie Harley-Davidson Dyna Wide Glide

Noise delays bigger Dyna engines

Harley-Davidson has shoehorned the High Output 103 Twin Cam engine into its fleet of Softail and Dynas, but some countries, such as Australia, will have to wait for the more powerful Dyna. READ ABOUT THE 2016 HARLEYS The High Output engine has extra bottom-end torque thanks to bigger cams, but also requires an electronic throttle …

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