2020 WSBK teams gear up for racing in Spain – paultan.org

With the 2020 World Superbike Championship (WSBK) racing season truncated by the spread of Covid-19 and associated social distancing measures, teams are now preparing for the second race of this year. To be held at Jerez, Spain on the weekend on July 31 to August 2, the WSBK race follows

Malaysian govt may withdraw bike convoy permission under RMCO, other freedoms may be restricted – paultan.org

With the implementation of the Restricted Movement Control Order (RMCO), many Malaysians seem to have forgotten the Covid-19 pandemic is still raging in many parts of the world and has not been eliminated or eradicated here. This caution seems to have fallen on deaf ears as many are taking a

Police crackdown on bikers on LPT – 600 stopped – paultan.org

Police cracked down on motorcycle riders speeding on the East Coast Highway (LPT) over the weekend, closing off the road entirely and diverting them for a check. This occurred at the R&R stations at Lanchang and Chenor in Pahang. Beginning at 2 p.m., the operation, dubbed Ops Tutup Khas went

2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT colour update, RM58,888 – paultan.org

After being in the Malaysia market a year and half, the 2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT gets a colour update while pricing remains the same at RM58,888 recommended retail, excluding road tax, insurance and registration. The new colour options for the Tracer 900 GT are Reddish Copper dan Midnight Silver.

2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT colour update, RM58,888 – paultan.org

After being in the Malaysia market a year and half, the 2020 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT gets a colour update while pricing remains the same at RM58,888 recommended retail, excluding road tax, insurance and registration. The new colour options for the Tracer 900 GT are Reddish Copper dan Midnight Silver.

Confederate Motorcycles becomes Combat Motors – paultan.org

In a move to avoid possible negative publicity and backlash from the domestic unrest in the US by using the name, Confederate Motorcycles has changed its name to Combat Motors. From the original Confederate Motorcycles in 1991, which morphed into Curtiss Motorcycles and producing a range of electric motorcycles, the

Triumph goes electric with the Trekker GT e-bicycle – paultan.org

Returning to its 1889 roots in Coventry, England, making bicycles, Triumph Motorcycles has launched the 2020 Triumph Trekker GT electric bicycle (e-bicycle). Designed as a multi-purpose city runabout, the Trekker GT comes with all the fittings required daily riding. Powered by a Shimano Steps E6100 250 w motor with 60

Triumph Motorcycles to cut 400 staff due to Covid-19

Movement control orders and government imposed lockdowns have hit the world economy hard and Triumph Motorcycles UK is no exception, having to take the step of laying off “around 400” staff from its worldwide operations. Of that number, about 240 are expected to be from its Hinckley headquarters and factory,

Triumph Motorcycles to cut 400 staff due to Covid-19

Movement control orders and government imposed lockdowns have hit the world economy hard and Triumph Motorcycles UK is no exception, having to take the step of laying off “around 400” staff from its worldwide operations. Of that number, about 240 are expected to be from its Hinckley headquarters and factory,

Confederate Motorcycles rises again with 2020 lineup

Readers might recall the rebranding of boutique US motorcycle maker Confederate Motorcycles being rebranded as Curtiss Motorcycles, relocating to California and exclusively building electric bikes. The Confederate Motorcycles name and intellectual property has been purchased by venture capital fund Ernest Lee Capital. Motorcycles are now being produced in Birmingham, Alabama,