Motorcycle Views Newsletter

Monday, February 27, 2012

Polar Bear Grand Tour to Bahr's Landing on Feb. 26, 2012

Check out pictures and videos of the 16th motorcycle run of the 2011-2012 Polar Bear Grand Tour season to Bahr's Landing in the Highlands, NJ on February 26, 2012. It was a pleasant day with temperatures 35-45 degrees.

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Motorcycle Picture of the Week - ManiacMac

Here are my Pictures of the Week as displayed on the Motorcycle Views Website. These pictures are taken from the Moto Pic Gallery. See ManiacMac's 1975 Harley-Davidson Shovelhead Custom under Bikes Only. This is a beauty. There are no Men on Motorcycles, Trikes Only, or Women on Motorcycles this week. We need more pictures of men and women with their motorcycles. Get your picture in. For details, see Motorcycle Pictures of the Week.

Friday, February 24, 2012

Kawasaki Recalls Ninja ZX-10R and ZX-6R for Charging Problem

Kawasaki is recalling certain model year 2008-2011 Ninja ZX-10R, and 2009-2012 Ninja ZX-6R motorcycles manufactured from December 14, 2007 through July 26, 2011.

Due to a manufacturing error, the regulator/rectifier may insufficiently charge the battery.

20,544 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Wildfire Recalls WF650-C 3-Wheel Motorcycles for Brake Reservoir Labeling Problem

Wildfire is recalling certain model year 2009 WF650-C motorcycles, manufactured from April 2008 through January 2009 for failing to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 122, "Motorcycle Brake System."

As built, these motorcycles have a single brake fluid reservoir with a single filler opening and lack the required reservoir labeling. Warning lamps indicating brake failure are also absent.

202 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Monday, February 20, 2012

Polar Bear Grand Tour to Hooters in Wayne, NJ on Feb. 19, 2012

Check out pictures and videos of the 15th motorcycle run of the 2011-2012 Polar Bear Grand Tour season to Hooters in Wayne, NJ on February 19, 2012. It was a pleasant day with no snow in sight. There was a big turnout for the Hooters run.

Friday, February 17, 2012

Motorcycle Picture of the Week - Ray Latta

Here are my Pictures of the Week as displayed on the Motorcycle Views Website. These pictures are taken from the Moto Pic Gallery. See Ray Latta's 2012 Honda Gold Wing GL1800 under Bikes Only. There are no Men on Motorcycles, Trikes Only, or Women on Motorcycles this week. We need more pictures of men and women with their motorcycles. Get your picture in. For details, see Motorcycle Pictures of the Week.

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Ducati Recalls Hypermotard and Monster for Fuel Line Problem

Ducati is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Hypermotard and Monster motorcycles manufactured from June 25, 2011, through November 30, 2011.

The fuel lines contain micro-cracking due to insufficient drying of raw materials prior to extrusion.

913 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Monday, February 13, 2012

Polar Bear Grand Tour to the PIC-A-LILLI INN in Shamong, NJ on Feb. 12, 2012

Check out pictures and videos of the 14th motorcycle run of the 2011-2012 Polar Bear Grand Tour season to the PIC-A-LILLI INN in Shamong, NJ on February 12, 2012. It was a cold and windy day.

Saturday, February 11, 2012

Motorcycle Picture of the Week - Doc Shumway

Here are my Pictures of the Week as displayed on the Motorcycle Views Website. These pictures are taken from the Moto Pic Gallery. See Doc Shumway with his 2010 Harley-Davidson Tri-Glide under Men on Motorcycles. There are no Bikes Only, Trikes Only, or Women on Motorcycles this week. We need more pictures of men and women with their motorcycles. Get your picture in. For details, see Motorcycle Pictures of the Week.

Peter Starr, Motorcycle Filmmaker, Interviewed by Jay Leno

Peter Starr has been an international motorcycle racer, record producer, filmmaker, and producer of 40 motorcycle racing films. He's now written a book about all the years making those racing films. The title is "Taking it to the Limit - 20 Years of Making Motorcycle Movies." Here's a video interview by Jay Leno where Starr discusses his love of motorcycles and his new book. Watch the Jay Leno Interview.

Friday, February 10, 2012

Suzuki Recalls 2012 AN400, AN650, and DL650 Scooters and Motorcycles for Brake Switch Failure

Suzuki is recalling certain model year 2012 AN400, AN650, and DL650 scooters and motorcycles manufactured prior to December 17, 2011.

The lever-mounted brake light actuating switch(es) may fail.

1396 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Monday, February 6, 2012

Polar Bear Grand Tour Run to Franklin House Tavern in Schaefferstown, PA

Check out pictures of the 13th motorcycle run of the 2011-2012 Polar Bear Grand Tour season to the Franklin House Tavern in Schaefferstown, PA on February 5, 2012. This was Super Bowl Sunday.

Saturday, February 4, 2012

Motorcycle Pictures of the Week - Ron505

Here are my Pictures of the Week as displayed on the Motorcycle Views Website. These pictures are taken from the Moto Pic Gallery. See a 2008 Yamaha Raider owned by Ron505 under Bikes Only. There are no Men on Motorcycles, Trikes Only, or Women on Motorcycles this week. We need more pictures of men and women with their motorcycles. Get your picture in. For details, see Motorcycle Pictures of the Week.