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80% of Vehicles Don’t Stop at Pedestrian Crossings | How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of a Rear-end Collision!

Stopping at a crosswalk is a strict rule. The other day, another rider's precious life was lost in a tragic rear-end collision. According to the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department, a truck rear-ende...
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“CB1100R”, “CB750Four K0 Mold” Fun to Ride, the Legendary Old Motorcycle Introduction Series Vol.2

Fun to Ride I'll be introducing old and rare motorcycles with guests at Bike Life, Out-of-Print Motorcycle Museum! In this issue, let's take a look at two of Honda's legendary motorcycles, the CB1100...
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Preliminary Report on the New GB350 Test Ride: The Ultimate in Comfort for the “Single-cylinder Motorcycle” that Everyone Envisions

Air-cooled single-cylinder motorcycle developed by Honda in Japan I'd like to report on a media test ride I attended of Honda's new model, the GB350. The GB350 was developed as a motorcycle for riders...
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Is the Metropolitan Expressway a Dangerous Road for Motorcycles?

At around 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 19, on the Haneda Route of the Tokyo Metropolitan Expressway in Minato-ku, Tokyo, a motorcycle traveling in the left lane came into contact with a passenger car t...
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[Analysis by Pro] The GB350 is Expected to Give Retro Single Fans the Ride they’ve Been Waiting For

The GB350 has been officially announced. To be honest, I was not very interested in this air-cooled SOHC 2-valve single-cylinder motorcycle because I heard that it was based on the Hynes CB350 produce...
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[DUCATI Multistrada V4S Test Ride Report] A True Multi-purpose Machine that Conquers All Roads with its Power Beyond Expectations!

New generation Multistrada with V4 engine and radar I attended a test ride of Ducati's new generation adventure motorcycle, the Multistrada V4, in Japan and would like to report on it. Introduced in 2...
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[Summary Article: Part 2] New Hayabusa, Yoshimura short tube for ZX-25R and more! |Webike Motorcycle Show 2021

A digest of eight of the hottest articles from the ongoing Webike Motorcycle Show 2021! New articles in a wide range of genres, from the hottest new models to revolutionary bags for camp touring! F...
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New Rebel1100 Test Ride: This Exhilarating Experience, I Dare to Call it a Casual Sport!

The true heart of the Rebel family with the power of the Africa Twin. I'd like to report on my participation in a media test ride of Honda's new model, the Rebel 1100. The Rebel series, which has been...
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Motorcycles to Turn Off the Lights During the Day! Daytime Running Lights Finally Become Practical

Motorcycles should turn on their lights even in the daytime! In 1989, a public-private awareness campaign was launched with an illustration of "Nori-P chan" by Noriko Sakai, an idol who was extremely ...
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The Pan America 1250 is Finally Available in Japan. How Powerful is Harley’s First Adventure Machine?

Delivery in Japan starts in July Harley-Davidson's first adventure touring model, the Pan America 1250 and its advanced version, the Pan America 1250 Special, will finally make their debut in Japan. T...
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It’s done! I can take care of a little scratch with a stylus!

There are always a lot of traps lurking in the shadows of an enjoyable motorcycle life. Red light, stop and try to get to your feet, there is no ground ....... Gush! In the morning, I was trying to h...
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Royal Enfield Opens Tokyo Showroom, a Hands-on Space with the Scent of Bright British Motorcycles

Royal Enfield has opened its first brand showroom in Japan, "Royal Enfield Tokyo Showroom" in Suginami City, Tokyo. I attended the pre-opening media test ride and would like to report on the event. An...
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The New Speed Triple 1200RS, a New Generation Machine that Combines the Best Features of the Street Fighter!!

30 horsepower increase and 10 kg weight loss is awesome! Triumph's new Speed Triple 1200RS will make its debut in Japan. The new Speed Triple 1200RS is a fully redesigned model with a completely new d...
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Group of Motorcyclist Caught Riding Amok! Let’s Ride with Morals in the Wake of the Corona Disaster!

To practice driving on the track is not the end of the world. This week, five men (aged between 27 and 55) were arrested on suspicion of violating the Road Traffic Law (prohibition of joint dangerous ...
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Top 5 Motorcycles of 2020 – Overseas Models By Kenny Sagawa

Kenny Sagawa, editor-in-chief of Webike News, has taken the liberty of ranking all the new models released in 2020. The ranking is based on a comprehensive evaluation of topics, attention, technology,...
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Ninja ZX-25R Test Ride Review | A Screaming Machine that Goes through 17,000rpm

Photography: Hoshino Kosaku I attended a media test ride of Kawasaki's highly anticipated ZX-25R super-quarterback, and after two days of riding both on public roads and on the track, I'd like to repo...
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KTM’s Big Breakthrough in MotoGP, What is the Secret of its Strength! | Part 1

▲Image Source: motogp.com KTM (Red Bull KTM Factory Racing) rider Brad Binder finally reached the top of the podium at the Czech Republic GP, the fourth round of the 2020 MotoGP season. This is KTM's ...
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KTM’s Big Breakthrough in MotoGP, What is the Secret of its Strength! | Part 2

*Image Source: motogp.com In the second part of this series, we take a closer look at the secrets of KTM's strength as it continues to make great strides in MotoGP this season. In the second part, let...
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BMW’s Most Powerful Machine, the M1000RR! It’s an SBK Racer with a Wing!

Maximum speed 315km/h, BMW Motorrad's first M model. The ultimate supersport from BMW, the M 1000 RR. The M 1000 RR is based on the S 1000 RR, the pinnacle of the current sports model range, and is th...
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The New Era’s Fast Commuter from Home to Office, TRICITY 300!

Evolved as a front two-wheel version of XMAX Yamaha has released the "TRICITY 300 ABS" (hereinafter referred to as "TRICITY 300"). This is the fourth LMW model following the TRICITY 125/155 and the NI...
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