The Aprilia RS250 is a replica of the grand prix bike that won world championships in 1992, 1994, 1995, and 1996.
In most European countries, obtaining a driver’s license is an expensive and difficult task. Many countries allow younger people to operate scooters or motorcycles with a license as long as the displacement is less than 50cc.
The name “BFG” came from the company’s founders: Louis Boccardo, Dominique Favario, and Thierry Grange.
This 2004 BMWr1100s can trace it roots back to the beginning of BMW motorcycles–the 1923 boxer twin called the r32.
In 1923, the first BMW motorcycle was produced; in 1949, the first post-war bike appeared and demand for motorcycles was high.
Mexico is not typically thought of as a “motorcycle country,” but the Acer Mex Company began building motorcycles in 1960.
Fuji Heavy Industries created Japan’s first scooter, the Rabbit S-1, in 1946.
From small beginnings in 1974, Gas Gas has grown into a world class Spanish manufacturer of trials, enduro, and motocross machines.
The Hercules W-2000 was the first rotary powered motorcycle offered for sale to the public through a dealer network.
In 1962, Honda stunned the racing world by displaying its first 50cc-class works machine, the RC110.
The 1984 Honda Elite 125 (CH125) has a four stroke liquid cooled motor.
Honda’s revolutionary advertising slogan, “You meet the nicest people on a Honda,” shattered the myth that bikes were only for tough guys and rebels.
Honda can be said to have introduced motorcycling to the masses in the U.S., with the 1959 introduction of the C100 Super Cub–the world’s best-selling vehicle.
Russia has always had a strong domestic production base for motorcycles, having its largest plant (Imz-Ural) built to produce 400,000 motorcycles per year.
In 1929, the manufacturing branch of František Janeek of Prague decided to begin production of motorcycles.
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