Yamaha Motorcycles and Technology

2017 Yamaha FZ-09 Preview

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If you like the looks of the FZ-10 but prefer a Triple instead of an inline-Four, you are in luck! This morning at the AIMExpo, Yamaha took the wraps off of the 2017 FZ-09.... Read full article

The Yamaha Tracer 900 GT Is The Best Evolution Of A Sport Tourer

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A new name, suspension, and bodywork mixed with more creature comforts builds on an already solid platform... Read full article

2019 Yamaha YZ450FX First Ride Review

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Yamaha has been a force in the off-road dirt bike market for more than 50 years dating back to one of the first bikes designed specifically for off-road, the 1968 Yamaha DT-1... Read full article

2019 Yamaha Niken

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amaha looks to redefine what we think of when we hear the word “trike” with the all-new Niken (literally: two sword) that brings the leaning trike concept into the realm of full-size bikes. ... Read full article

Camping With Electric Bikes! Our New Favorite RV Accessory | RV Lifestyle

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After a lot of consideration, Jennifer and I finally got E-Bikes. For some time, Rad Power Bikes (http://radpowerbikes.com) have been a sponsor on our RV podcast. We figured we really needed to try them so we knew what we were talking about. Besides, we are seeing more and more in campgrounds and the RVers we talked to have been raving about how much fun they are having with their E-Bikes. Mike got the Rad City commuter bike and liked it so much, that he bought a step-through version of the same model for Jennifer. We promised that we'd show them in action and give you our thoughts. Here's the video that does just that! Needless to say, we plan to bring them on all our RV travels. And if you see us out there, we'll happily give you a test ride if you ask! They are a lot of fun! SUBSCRIBE to our Channel to Get More RV Travel Videos and Tips: https://www.youtube.com/roadtrekingmi... See our LookBook of products we use in our YouTube videos - http://roadtreking.com/lookbook To see master lists of all the products, apps, gadgets and gizmos that we mention on the blog, podcast or here on the RV Lifestyle Channel, go to http://roadtreking.com/gear We update the lists regularly as we try or hear about new stuff of interest to RVers. Don't forget to like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/roadtreking Join the Roadtreking community on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/roadt... Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/roadtreking Watch More: RV Tips & How-To's: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Best RV Trips: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... How We Roll: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... We're journalists Mike and Jennifer Wendland, and we travel the country in an RV doing RV travel videos about the RV Lifestyle. Please subscribe to our channel for more RV Lifestyle videos! We like to virtually take you with us and regularly do lIve reports from our RV travels and also post new RV videos a couple times a week. Pleas subscribe so you'll know when there's new content here. DISCLAIMER: We often review or link to products & services we regularly use and think you might find helpful. To support the channel, we use Affiliate links wherever possible, which means if you click one of the links in this video or description and make a purchase we may receive a small commission or other compensation. Thanks for the support!... See full Video

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Santa Claus. Where are you?

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Santa Claus. Where are you? NORAD's tradition of tracking Santa began in 1955, using cutting edge technology to provide real time updates on Santa's yuletide journey! Visit www.noradsanta.org to learn more!... See full Video

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Porsche Taycan, fully electric, accelerates 0-90-0 mph on the USS Hornet

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Porsche Taycan, fully electric, accelerates 0-90-0 mph on the USS Hornet. The soon to be released Taycan outdoes itself with a new first. Watch professional racer, Shea Holbrook, floor the Taycan from 0 to 90 mph and back to 0 in just 10.17 seconds, on none other than the USS Hornet aircraft carrier.... See full Video

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EksoVest. Ford Factory Workers Get a Helping... Suit

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The EksoVest makes lifting things easier. It doesn't exactly turn you "bionic," despite its futuristic look. Instead, it shifts pressure from your arms to your legs, giving the wearer more power while lifting. And it's currently being used by four factory workers at Ford. We tested it out. SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/kdDpXu FOLLOW QUARTZ: Facebook: https://goo.gl/DsmLvx Twitter: https://goo.gl/rY7pSX Check out the rest of our videos: https://goo.gl/A8gZvx Quartz is a digitally native news outlet dedicated to telling stories at the intersection of the important and the interesting. Visit us at https://qz.com/ to read more.... See full Video

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1977 Ford F-150 is Ken Block's Hoonitruck

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It has a V6 and will be in Gymkhana 10 Ken Block has just revealed his latest car in the video above, and it's actually a truck. It's a 1977 Ford F-150, and it's called the Hoonitruck. And actually, it's hardly even an F-150 anymore. For one thing, the F-150's body has been dropped to the ground and is fitted over a custom tube-frame chassis. Powering that chassis is a twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 related to the one in the Ford GT race cars, and the power goes through an all-wheel-drive system similar to that found in a rally car. The engine is a monster, with its two huge turbos sticking through the hood, and sending boost into a custom 3D-printed intake manifold. Total output is rated at 914 horsepower. There are a variety of visual enhancements to the truck, too. The exhaust shoots out the fenders. It has aggressive front and rear spoilers. And there are custom Fifteen52 20-inch wheels at each corner with actual beadlocks. The tires are a fat 315-mm wide. Ken Block talks a little about the truck after the beauty shots and headline features in the above video. He discusses his history with Ford vehicles, something he told us at last year's SEMA show. He also discusses how it took some acclimation to drive the truck, since it's much heavier and larger than any other vehicle he has used for Gymkhana videos. You'll be able to see Gymkhana 10 first on Amazon on December 7, part of the Gymkhana Files series launching on November 16. The video will then be released on YouTube on December 10.... See full Video

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Flying Car by Airbus and Italdesign [YOUCAR]

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Airbus and Italdesign world-premiered Pop.Up, the first modular, fully electric, zero emission concept vehicle system designed to relieve traffic congestion in crowded megacities. Pop.Up envisages a modular system for multi-modal transportation that makes full use of both ground and airspace. The feasible concept is the result of Italdesign and Airbus’ joint reflection on how to address the mobility challenges of megacities achievable for a majority, which has become one of the most pressing issues for commuters in megacities worldwide. With traffic congestion projected to hugely increase by 2030, the companies decided to combine their engineering expertise to tackle how to best achieve a sustainable, modular and multimodal urban mobility system - giving rise to the Pop.Up concept. If you love cars you should subscribe now to YouCar the world famous automotive channel: https://goo.gl/5i54Vg... See full Video

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