Lightning Motorcycles, an American manufacturer of electric-power performance motorcycles, as well as ATVs, buses, hybrid cars and other ‘green’ transport solutions, are set to unveil a new motorcycle they’re claiming is the most technologically advanced and highest-performing street-legal production bike in the world.
Harley-Davidson has announced Nigel Keough as the company’s new Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand (ANZ). Keough takes over on July 1st from Peter Nochar, who announced earlier this year he was leaving the position after serving as Harley’s MD since June, 2008.
Australia’s Bryan Staring is back on the international stage, scoring a WSBK ride with Team Grillini Racing after the Italian squad parted ways with experienced rider, Michel Fabrizio, following last weekend’s Round 4 at Imola.
BMW’s S 1000 RR superbike and its naked S 1000 R are now the official bikes of the Australian arm of the California Superbike School, following a deal inked between BMW Motorrad and the specialist rider training provider.