This Week In MotorcyclesS

Controversy! It's what keeps this whole content deal interesting. This week we look back at our most controversial stories of the year, steal parking spaces from car drivers and and take a deep dive into fatality statistics.

RideApart's Most Controversial Stories Of 2013: While all the other motorcycle publications focus on reprinting press releases (or maybe just rewriting them), we're not afraid to do things like snag the world first review of the new Harley, talk about crashing our hang out with Victoria's Secret Models. Read more on RideApart...

How To Save A Motorcycle Slide: Well, the trick is to do nothing, but here we give you the breakdown on how to do just that. Read more on RideApart...

CHP Busts Million Dollar Motorcycle Theft Ring: The California Highway Patrol took a break from writing speeding tickets and actually did something positive for once — busting a huge motorcycle theft ring and arresting 51 people. Will we get our bikes back? Not likely, but the ones we've managed to keep just got a tiny bit safer. Read more on The LA Times...

What Can Fatality Rates Tell Us About Motorcycle Safety? We take a deep dive into national motorcycle fatality data to see what it means. Is the lack of correlation between helmet laws and lower death rates evidence that mandatory laws don't work? Read more on RideApart...

This Week In MotorcyclesS

Top Five BMW R-Series Customs: Like boxer twins? So do customizers. Take a look at some of the most popular ones yet built, just before that BMW R nineT goes on sale. Read more on BikeEXIF...

Why We Don't Feel Bad Taking Your Parking Space: Because screw car drivers, that's why. Next time you're looking for a spot in a crowded parking garage and come across a bike taking up a whole one, remember that you make it so we often have no choice. Read more on RideApart...

Taylormade Moto2 Racer Review: When you're invited to ride a one-off carbon monocoque race bike, you say yes. Which is what Troy Siahaan did when he was offered a seat on this slice of exotica. Read more on Motorcycle.com...

The Bosozoku Girls Of Japan: Everyone's favorite subculture now includes women, too!