Motorcycle Units articles on Wikipedia
Canadian Army Veteran Motorcycle Units
The Canadian Army Veteran Motorcycle Units (CAV MU) is a riding club, or more precisely an organized association of military veteran motorcycle riders
Feb 8th 2017

Police motorcycle
called a "motor" by police officers in the United States. Similarly, motorcycle units are known as "motor units" and motorcycle officers are known as motor
Mar 29th 2017

Unit construction
designed a motorcycle with unit construction for the engine and gearbox. Production of the motorcycle began in 1908. In 1911, Singer offered motorcycles with
Sep 5th 2016

Motorcycle engine
A motorcycle engine is an engine that powers a motorcycle. Motorcycle engines are typically two-stroke or four-stroke internal combustion engines, but
Apr 28th 2017

For other uses, see Motorcycle (disambiguation). A motorcycle (also called a motorbike, bike, or cycle) is a two- or three-wheeled motor
Apr 23rd 2017

Type 97 motorcycle
Main article: Rikuo-Motorcycle-The-Type-97Rikuo Motorcycle The Type 97 motorcycle, or Rikuo, was a copy of a Harley-Davidson motorcycle produced with a sidecar from 1935 in Japan
Jan 13th 2017

Motorcycle testing and measurement
Motorcycle testing and measurement includes a range of more than two dozen statistics giving the specifications of the motorcycle, and the actual performance
Feb 5th 2017

Kawasaki motorcycles
Kawasaki motorcycles are manufactured by the Motorcycle & Engine division of Kawasaki Heavy Industries at plants in Japan, USA, Philippines, Indonesia
Jan 22nd 2017

Meguro motorcycles
Meguro motorcycles were built by Meguro Manufacturing Co motorcycle works (目黒製作所), founded by Hobuji Murato and a high-ranking naval officer, Takaji Suzuki
Jan 22nd 2017

BMW Motorrad
BMW-MotorradBMW Motorrad is the motorcycle brand of the German company BMW, part of its Corporate and Brand Development division. The current General Director of the
Feb 26th 2017

Suspension (motorcycle)
A motorcycle's suspension serves a dual purpose: contributing to the vehicle's handling and braking, and providing safety and comfort by keeping the vehicle's
Sep 11th 2016

"Motorcyclist" redirects here. For the US motorcycling magazine, see Motorcyclist (magazine). See also: Outline of motorcycles and motorcycling
Mar 9th 2017

Types of motorcycles
There are many systems for classifying types of motorcycles, describing how the motorcycles are put to use, or the designer's intent, or some combination
Apr 19th 2017

Norton Motorcycle Company
The Norton Motorcycle Company (formerly Norton Motors, Ltd.) is a British motorcycle marque, originally from Birmingham, UK. It was founded in 1898 as
Apr 11th 2017

History of the motorcycle
The history of the motorcycle begins in the second half of the 19th century. Motorcycles are descended from the "safety bicycle," a bicycle with front
Apr 17th 2017

Outline of motorcycles and motorcycling
The following outline is provided as an overview of motorcycles and motorcycling: Motorcycle — two-wheeled, single-track motor vehicle. Other names include:
Jan 23rd 2017

Vincent Motorcycles
Vincent Motorcycles was a British manufacturer of motorcycles from 1928 to 1955. The business was established by Philip Vincent who bought an existing
Apr 12th 2017

Falcon Motorcycles
Falcon Motorcycles is a company founded by Ian Barry and his fiancee Amaryllis Knight in Los Angeles, California in 2008 to build a series of custom motorcycles
Dec 29th 2016

Triumph Motorcycles Ltd
This article is about the current motorcycle manufacturer. For other companies of the same name, see Triumph Motorcycles. Triumph Motorcycles Ltd is the
Dec 20th 2016

Motorcycle safety
Motorcycle safety concerns many aspects of vehicle and equipment design as well as operator skill and training that are unique to motorcycle riding.
Feb 22nd 2017

The Scott Motorcycle Company
decline in motorcycle sales. Some of these engines were derived from motorcycle units, for instance the DSE was a watercooled version of the Lightweight
Mar 14th 2017

Honda Motorcycle Thailand
A.P. Honda is generally known as Honda Motorcycle Thailand. Its headquarters are in Samut Prakan, Thailand. A.P. Honda plays a significant role as a center
Feb 23rd 2017

Minsk (motorcycle)
Minsk (Ru:Минск), also known as M1NSK, is a Belarusian brand of motorcycles, scooters, ATVs and snowmobiles, produced by the Minsk Motorcycle and Bicycle
Nov 24th 2016

Rikuo Motorcycle
Rikuo-Internal-Combustion-CompanyRikuo Internal Combustion Company 陸王 (Rikuō Nainenki Kabushiki kaisha?) was one of the first motorcycle manufacturing companies in Japan. In the early
Feb 3rd 2017

History of BMW motorcycles
BMW's motorcycle history began in 1921 when the company commenced manufacturing engines for other companies. Motorcycle manufacturing now operates under
Apr 2nd 2017

Motorcycle fork
A motorcycle fork connects a motorcycle's front wheel and axle to its frame, typically via a pair of triple clamps. It typically incorporates the front
Apr 21st 2017

Chopper (motorcycle)
For other uses, see Chopper (disambiguation). A chopper is a type of custom motorcycle which emerged in the United States in the mid-1960s. The chopper
Apr 6th 2017

Nomad (motorcycle club membership)
A Nomad is an individual who may or may not be a member of a motorcycle club, and not bound by geographic territory, or perhaps one which has not yet established
Nov 27th 2016

Suzuki Motorcycle India Limited
Suzuki-Motorcycle-IndiaSuzuki Motorcycle India, Private Limited (SMIL) is the wholly owned IndianIndian subsidiary of Suzuki, was the third Suzuki automotive venture in India
Apr 23rd 2017

Motorcycle ambulance
at any one time. In 2012 Ambulance Victoria introduced the 'Motorcycle Paramedic Unit' equipped with six motorcycle paramedics for rapid response to
Apr 10th 2017

List of fastest production motorcycles
The fastest production motorcycle for a given year is the unmodified motorcycle with the highest tested top speed that was manufactured in series and available
Mar 19th 2017

Buell Motorcycle Company
The Buell Motorcycle Company was an American motorcycle manufacturer based in East Troy, Wisconsin, and was founded in 1983 by ex-Harley-Davidson engineer
Feb 18th 2017

Motorcycle training
spills, especially when you're new at it," said Eddie Garth, Arlington motorcycle unit commander. [ ... ] The Harley-Davidson Motor Co. provides the motorcycles
Apr 9th 2017

Indian Motocycle Manufacturing Company
Indian is an American brand of motorcycles originally produced from 1901 to 1953 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Hendee Manufacturing Company
Apr 21st 2017

Triton motorcycle
Triton motorcycles were not factory models but were hybrid bikes built in the 1960s and 1970s. Many were privately constructed but some London dealers
Nov 28th 2016

Universal Japanese Motorcycle
The basic platform was an upright, open seating position motorcycle powered by a carbureted, air-cooled engine wrapped in a steel-tube cradle-type frame
Feb 28th 2017

Okada (motorcycle taxi)
In Nigeria, an okada (also: achaba, going, inaga) is a motorcycle taxi. The name was borrowed from Okada Air, a Nigerian local airline, now defunct. Motorcycle
Mar 2nd 2017

Anti-lock braking system for motorcycles
The Motorcycle Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) prevents the wheels of a powered two wheeler from locking during braking situations. Based on information from
Mar 26th 2017

Excelsior-Henderson Motorcycle
This article is about the late 1990s motorcycle manufacturer in Belle Plaine, Minnesota. For the early 20th Century motorcycle manufacturer in Chicago
Oct 29th 2016

IMZ-Ural (Irbit Motorcycles Plant <<Ural>>) (Russian: Ирбитский мотоциклетный завод, tr. Irbitskiy Mototsikletniy Zavod) is a Russian maker of heavy sidecar
Apr 7th 2017

Motorcycle transmission
A motorcycle transmission is a transmission created specifically for motorcycle applications. They may also be found in use on other light vehicles such
Dec 7th 2016

Scooter (motorcycle)
A scooter or motor scooter is a motorcycle with step-through frame and a platform for the rider's feet. Elements of scooter design have been present in
Apr 27th 2017

Mondial (motorcycle manufacturer)
FB-Mondial was a motorcycle manufacturer from Bologna, Italy between 1948 and 1979, known for its Grand Prix motorcycle racing successes during the 1950s
Apr 18th 2017

Beta (motorcycle manufacturer)
Beta is an Italian motorcycle manufacturer, specialising in off-road motorcycles. Beta are best known for their popular trials bikes. In 2005, they launched
Apr 28th 2017

Indian Scout (motorcycle)
The Indian Scout is a motorcycle built by the Indian Motocycle Company from 1920 to 1949. It rivaled the Chief as Indian's most important model. The 101
Mar 25th 2017

Motorcycle fairing
A motorcycle fairing is a shell placed over the frame of some motorcycles, especially racing motorcycles and sport bikes, with the primary purpose to reduce
Apr 26th 2017

Motorcycle industry in China
The motorcycle industry of the People’s Republic of China exceeds that of any country in the world with a motorcycle output of 22,891,700 in 2013, with
Mar 18th 2017

Crocker Motorcycles
The Crocker Motorcycle Company was an American manufacturer, based in Los Angeles, California, of single-cylinder speedway racing motorcycles from 1932
Feb 8th 2017

For other uses, see Sidecar (disambiguation). A sidecar is a one-wheeled device attached to the side of a motorcycle, scooter, or bicycle, producing
Apr 8th 2017

Freeway motorcycling restrictions in East Asia
Freeways in some East Asian countries and areas, namely Mainland China, Japan, the Philippines, South Korea and Taiwan have restrictions on motorcycles
Jan 22nd 2017

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