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The AJS S3 V-twin is a British motorcycle designed and built by the Wolverhampton, England company A. J. Stevens & Co. Ltd.
The Aprilia Mana 850 is an automatic transmission motorcycle made by Aprilia since 2007.
The Aprilia RS250 is a two-stroke 249 cc sport bike made by Italian motorcycle manufacturer Aprilia.
The Aprilia RSV Mille was a sport motorcycle manufactured by Aprilia from 1998 to 2003.
The RXV/SXV series are four-stroke, v-twin off road (RXV) or dual sport supermoto (SXV) motorcycles produced by Aprilia since 2006.
The Aprilia Shiver 750 is a naked bike manufactured by Italian motorcycle manufacturer Aprilia.
The Aprilia Tuono is a naked motorcycle manufactured by Aprilia from 2002.
In piston engine engineering, a balance shaft is an eccentric weighted shaft that offsets vibrations in engine designs that are not inherently balanced.
Bevel gears are gears where the axes of the two shafts intersect and the tooth-bearing faces of the gears themselves are conically shaped.
The V Due was a 500cc V-twin two-stroke motorcycle first manufactured by Bimota in 1997.
The Birmingham Small Arms Company Limited (BSA) was a major British industrial combine, a group of businesses manufacturing military and sporting firearms; bicycles; motorcycles; cars; buses and bodies; steel; iron castings; hand, power, and machine tools; coal cleaning and handling plants; sintered metals; and hard chrome process.
BMW Motorrad is the motorcycle brand of the German company BMW, part of its Corporate and Brand Development division.
Briggs & Stratton is a Fortune 1000 manufacturer of gasoline engines with headquarters in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.
The Britten V1000 is a handbuilt race motorcycle designed and built by John Britten and a group of friends in Christchurch, New Zealand during the early 1990s.
The Brough Superior SS 100 was designed and built by George Brough in Nottingham, England in 1924.
The BSA Model E was a British V-twin motorcycle manufactured by Birmingham Small Arms Company (BSA) at their factory in Armoury Road, Small Heath, Birmingham from 1919.
The Buell 1125R is a sport bike that was made by Buell Motorcycle Company in the United States.
Cagiva was an Italian motorcycle manufacturer.
A car (or automobile) is a wheeled motor vehicle used for transportation.
A connecting rod is a shaft which connects a piston to a crank or crankshaft in a reciprocating engine.
A counterweight is a weight that, by exerting an opposite force, provides balance and stability of a mechanical system.
A crankpin or crank journal is a journal in an engine or mechanical device.
A crankshaft—related to crank—is a mechanical part able to perform a conversion between reciprocating motion and rotational motion.
The Crocker Motorcycle Company was an American manufacturer, based in Los Angeles, California, of single-cylinder speedway racing motorcycles from 1932, powerful V-twin road motorcycles from 1936, and the "Scootabout," one of the first modern styled motor scooters, in the late 1930s.
Cycle World is a motorcycling magazine in the United States.
A cyclecar was a type of small, lightweight and inexpensive car manufactured mainly between 1910 and the late 1920s.
Daimler Motoren Gesellschaft (DMG) (Daimler Motors Corporation) was a German engineer and later automobile manufacturer, in operation from 1890 until 1926.
The Stahlradwagen (or "steel-wheeled car") was Gottlieb Daimler's second motor car.
A diesel locomotive is a type of railway locomotive in which the prime mover is a diesel engine.
A drive shaft, driveshaft, driving shaft, propeller shaft (prop shaft), or Cardan shaft is a mechanical component for transmitting torque and rotation, usually used to connect other components of a drive train that cannot be connected directly because of distance or the need to allow for relative movement between them.
The next new Ducati engine to appear after the Ducati Apollo was the 90° V-twin, initial Grand Prix racing versions being 500 cc, and the production bikes were 750 cc.
Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A. is the motorcycle-manufacturing division of Italian company Ducati, headquartered in Bologna, Italy.
In electricity generation, a generator is a device that converts motive power (mechanical energy) into electrical power for use in an external circuit.
Engine balance refers to those factors in the design, production, engine tuning, maintenance and the operation of an engine that benefit from being balanced.
A flat-twin is a two-cylinder internal combustion engine with the cylinders on opposite sides of the crankshaft.
Glenn Hammond Curtiss (May 21, 1878 – July 23, 1930) was an American aviation and motorcycling pioneer, and a founder of the U.S. aircraft industry.
Gottlieb Wilhelm Daimler (17 March 1834 – 6 March 1900) was an engineer, industrial designer and industrialist born in Schorndorf (Kingdom of Württemberg, a federal state of the German Confederation), in what is now Germany.
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (H-D), or Harley, is an American motorcycle manufacturer, founded in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1903.
The Harley-Davidson VRSC (V-Twin Racing Street Custom), or V-Rod, was a line of V-twin muscle bikes, produced by Harley-Davidson from 2001 until 2017.
Hesketh Motorcycles is a British motorcycle manufacturer, initially based in Daventry and Easton Neston, Northamptonshire, England.
is a Japanese public multinational conglomerate corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of automobiles, aircraft, motorcycles, and power equipment.
The Honda Africa Twin is a dual-sport motorcycle made by Honda in three versions, 1988 to 1989 as the V-twin XRV650, then from 1990 to 2003 as the V-twin XRV750T, and then from 2016 to present as the parallel-twin CRF1000L.
The Honda CX series motorcycles, including the GL500 and GL650 Silver Wing variants, were developed and released by Honda in the late 1970s, with production ending in most markets by the mid 1980s.
The Honda Deauville, also designated the NT650V and NT700V, is a mid-range touring motorcycle manufactured and marketed by Honda over a fifteen-year production run (1998-2013) spanning three generations — and named after the French seaside resort.
The Honda Hawk GT NT650 motorcycle was designated as model RC31 and was designed by Toshiaki Kishi, and was the second Honda with "Pro-Arm" suspension bike after the RC30 VFR750R.
The Honda RC51, also known as the RVT1000R (in the United States) or VTR1000 SP1 (Europe and Australia), is a 90° V-twin motorcycle produced by Honda from 2000 to 2006.
The Honda Shadow refers to a family of cruiser-type motorcycles made by Honda since 1983.
The Honda Transalp is the name given to the XL400V, XL600V, XL650V, and XL700V series of dual-sport motorcycles manufactured in Japan by Honda since 1987.
The Honda VT1100 is a motorcycle engine used in the Honda Shadow 1100 motorcycle line since its debut in 1985 until production ended in 2007.
The VT250 or Spada MC20 was a Honda motorcycle built between late 1988 and the end of 1989.
The Honda VT250F Integra is a semi-faired, sport bike first produced by Honda in 1982.
The Honda VTR1000F (frame designation "SC36") was a 90° V-twin sport bike produced by Honda from 1997 to 2005.
The Honda VTR250 is a 90° V-twin motorcycle produced by Honda that has had one major revision.
The Honda VTX series is a line of Honda V-twin cruiser motorcycles inspired by the Zodia concept shown at the 1995 Tokyo Motor Show.
The Honda XL1000V Varadero is a dual-sport motorcycle produced by Honda.
The Honda XL125V Varadero is a dual-sport motorcycle with a 125 cc four stroke V-twin engine, produced by Honda since 2001.
Husqvarna Motorcycles GmbH (marketed as Husqvarna and often pronounced as /hαs:ki'værna/ has-kee-varna) designs, engineers, manufactures and distributes motocross, enduro, supermoto and street motorcycles.
The Hyosung GT250R is a motorcycle manufactured by Hyosung Motors & Machinery Inc. It entered the market in 2005, offering a 250 cc class sport bike with a frame similar in size to Hyosung's larger GT650 sport bike.
The Hyosung GT650 Comet is a motorcycle manufactured by Hyosung Motors & Machinery Inc. It is available in naked (GT650), half-fairing (GT650S), and full-fairing (GT650R) variants.
Hyosung GV250 is a 249 cc cruiser motorcycle manufactured by Hyosung Motors & Machinery Inc..
The Hyosung GV650 Aquila is a cruiser style motorcycle.
The Indian Chief is a motorcycle that was built by the Hendee Manufacturing Company and the subsequent Motocycle Company from 1922 to the end of the company's production in 1953.
Indian is an American brand of motorcycles Spelling as per, 1929-31 originally produced from 1901 to 1953 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States.
The Indian Powerplus is a motorcycle that was built from 1916 to 1923 by the Hendee Manufacturing Company.
The Indian Scout is a motorcycle built by the Motocycle Company from 1920 to 1949.
An internal combustion engine (ICE) is a heat engine where the combustion of a fuel occurs with an oxidizer (usually air) in a combustion chamber that is an integral part of the working fluid flow circuit.
The International Isle of Man TT (Tourist Trophy) races are an annual motorcycle sport event run on the Isle of Man in May/June of most years since its inaugural race in 1907, and is often called one of the most dangerous racing events in the world.
JA Prestwich Industries, was an English manufacturing company named after founder John Alfred Prestwich, which was formed in 1951 by the amalgamation of J.A.Prestwich and Company Limited and Pencils Ltd.
JZR Trikes is a UK producer of traditionally-styled, motorcycle-engined trikes in kit form.
is a Japanese public multinational corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of motorcycles, heavy equipment, aerospace and defense equipment, rolling stock and ships.
The Vulcan name has been used by Kawasaki for their custom or cruiser motorcycles since 1984, model designation VN, using mostly V-twin engines ranging from.
The Kawasaki VN1500 Vulcan Drifter is a fuel-injected, shaft driven and water cooled, part of the Kawasaki Vulcan line of cruiser motorcycles created in the classic style lines of the 1940s Indian Chief.
The VN750, also known as the Vulcan 750, is a 750 cc class cruiser-style motorcycle made by Kawasaki from 1985 to 2006.
The Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Drifter is a 1940s-styled cruiser loosely based on the lines of the c. 1940 Chief produced by the Motocycle Manufacturing Company.
The Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic motorcycle (Model VN900B) is a mid-sized motorcycle cruiser made by Kawasaki, first introduced in 2006.
Kei car, K-car, or (pronounced), is the Japanese legal category for the smallest and most limited power, highway-legal motor vehicles, including passenger cars (kei cars or kei-class cars), microvans, and Kei trucks (kei-class pickup trucks).
Kohler Co., founded in 1873 by John Michael Kohler, is an American manufacturing company based in Kohler, Wisconsin.
The KTM 1190 RC8 is a sport bike made by KTM.
The Type 95 was a Japanese scout car built by, and was used during the war with China and World War II in the East.
A lawn mower (mower) is a machine utilizing one or more revolving blades to cut a grass surface to an even height.
List of motorcycles by type of engine is a list of motorcycles by the type of motorcycle engine used by the vehicle, such as by the number of cylinders or configuration.
In automotive engineering, a longitudinal engine is an internal combustion engine in which the crankshaft is oriented along the long axis of the vehicle, front to back.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Matchless is one of the oldest marques of British motorcycles, manufactured in Plumstead, London, between 1899 and 1966.
The Matchless Model X is a Matchless motorcycle made from 1929 to 1940.
The Mazda R360 is a kei car that was produced by Mazda.
Mazda's first automobile engine was the V-twin family.
The Morgan Motor Company announced that they would launch the 3 Wheeler in 2011 at the Geneva Motor Show.
The Morgan Motor Company is a family-owned British motor car manufacturer that was founded in 1910 by Henry Frederick Stanley Morgan.
Moto Guzzi is an Italian motorcycle manufacturer and the oldest European manufacturer in continuous motorcycle production.
Moto Morini is an Italian maker of motorcycles.
A motorcycle, often called a bike, motorbike, or cycle, is a two-> or three-wheeled motor vehicle.
A motorcycle engine is an engine that powers a motorcycle.
Newport Beach is a seaside city in Orange County, California, United States.
The Norton Motorcycle Company (formerly Norton Motors, Ltd.) is a British motorcycle marque, originally from Birmingham, UK.
NSU Motorenwerke AG, or NSU, was a German manufacturer of automobiles, motorcycles and pedal cycles, founded in 1873.
Panhard is a French manufacturer of light tactical and military vehicles.
Peugeot is a French automotive manufacturer, part of Groupe PSA.
In engineering, a prime mover is an engine that converts fuel to useful work.
Rotax is the brand name for a range of internal combustion engines developed and manufactured by the Austrian company BRP-Rotax GmbH & Co KG (until 2016 BRP-Powertrain GmbH & Co. KG), in turn owned by the Canadian Bombardier Recreational Products.
S&S Cycle is an American motorcycle engine and parts engineer and manufacturer.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
The Sokół 1000 (also known as CWS M111) was the heaviest Polish pre-war motorcycle manufactured by the PZInż works, for both civilian and military use by the Polish Army.
(or) is the automobile manufacturing division of Japanese transportation conglomerate Subaru Corporation (formerly known as Fuji Heavy Industries), the twenty-second largest automaker by production worldwide in 2012.
Susan Carpenter is co-host of The Ride, a series about modern mobility on the Southern California Public Radio Station, KPCC-FM.
The Suzuki Boulevard C109R motorcycle was introduced in 2008 as Suzuki's V-Twin Cruiser.
The Suzuki Boulevard C50 (VL800) is a cruiser motorcycle made by Suzuki Motor Corporation since 2001.
The Suzuki Boulevard M109R motorcycle was introduced in 2006 as Suzuki's flagship V-Twin cruiser.
The Boulevard M50, or Intruder M800 outside North America, is a V-twin engine cruiser motorcycle made by Suzuki Motor Corporation.
The Suzuki Boulevard S50 is a motorcycle manufactured by Suzuki and released in 2005.
The Suzuki Boulevard S83 is a motorcycle manufactured by Suzuki and renamed in 2005.
The Suzuki RGV250 (Gamma) was a Suzuki high performance sport bike which had a great number of its features and design cues based on Grand Prix technologies and ideas.
The Suzuki SV1000 and the half-faired SV1000S are naked bike motorcycles made by Suzuki since 2003.
The Suzuki SV650 and variants are street motorcycles manufactured since 1999 for the international market by the Suzuki Motor Corporation, featuring a mid-sized V-twin engine and medium performance components.
The Suzuki TL1000R motorcycle was introduced in 1998 as Suzuki's 90° V-Twin Superbike.
The Suzuki V-Strom 1000, also known as the DL1000, is a dual-sport motorcycle with a 996 cc V-twin engine and a standard riding posture.
The Suzuki VX800 is a road motorcycle shaft-drive V-twin bike from Suzuki.
Tecumseh Products Company is an American manufacturer of hermetic compressors for air conditioning and refrigeration products.
A tractor is an engineering vehicle specifically designed to deliver at a high tractive effort (or torque) at slow speeds, for the purposes of hauling a trailer or machinery used in agriculture or construction.
A transverse engine is an engine mounted in a vehicle so that the engine's crankshaft axis is perpendicular to the direction of travel.
Triking is the common name for the Triking Sports Cars, the United Kingdom based manufacturer of the 3-wheeled Triking Cyclecar, located in Hingham, Norfolk, formerly in Marlingford, Norfolk.
Ultralight aviation (called microlight aviation in some countries) is the flying of lightweight, 1- or 2-seat fixed-wing aircraft.
US Highland is a motorcycle manufacturer based in Oklahoma.
A V engine, or Vee engine is a common configuration for an internal combustion engine.
Victory Motorcycles was an American motorcycle manufacturer with its final assembly facility in Spirit Lake, Dickinson County, northwestern Iowa, United States.
The Vincent Rapide is a line of standard motorcycles designed and built by the Vincent HRD motorcycle company at their works in Great North Road, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England.
Voxan is a French motorcycle manufacturer established in Issoire, France, in 1995.
The Yamaha XVS 1100 DragStar, sold as the V-Star 1100 in North America, is a motorcycle manufactured by Yamaha Motor Corporation.
The Yamaha DragStar 250 (also known as the V Star 250 and the XVS250) is a motorcycle produced by Yamaha Motor Company.
The Yamaha DragStar 650 (also known as the V Star 650 and the XVS650/XVS650A) is a motorcycle produced by Yamaha Motor Company.
The MT-01 is a motorcycle made by Yamaha from 2005 to 2012, available in Australia, New Zealand, Europe, India, Japan and parts of North America.
The Yamaha Virago was Yamaha's first V-twin cruiser motorcycle, and one of the earliest mass-produced motorcycles with a mono-shock rear suspension.
The Yamaha XV1600A is a cruiser-style motorcycle.
The Virago 250 is an entry-level cruiser motorcycle built by Yamaha Motor Company.
The Yamaha Virago 535 is a motorcycle manufactured by Yamaha Motor Corporation.
The Yamaha XV920R is a Japanese motorcycle.
Zündapp (a.k.a. Zuendapp) was a major German motorcycle manufacturer founded in 1917 in Nuremberg by Fritz Neumeyer, together with the Friedrich Krupp AG and the machine tool manufacturer Thiel under the name "Zünder- und Apparatebau G.m.b.H." as a producer of detonators (Zünder- und Apparatebau is German for Igniter and Apparatus).
The Zündapp KS 750 is a World War II-era motorcycle and sidecar combination developed for the German Armed Forces during the Second World War by the German company Zündapp G.m.b.H..