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Smith dares to dream

Bradley Smith looks to Cal Crutchlow for inspiration for a maiden MotoGP win.

Who needs 9 lives?

If you follow the new custom movement that saw an incredible blast in the past years, chances are quite high that you have witnessed a strange looking motorcycle with a fairing that looks as if it comes directly from a 60s racetrack.

Out for the first time

Bradley Smith was out with his new KTM bike for the first time during the Valencia test. We asked him about his impression of the bike and the team.

Melero FMX World Champion 2016

On November 18th the last round of the FMX worlds was held in Gdansk/Poland. The new World Champion was already crowned with Spains Maikel Melero, who gained the 2016 title in front of Australias Rob Adelberg.

High Five!

On Sunday, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez has secured his third MotoGP title with three rounds still remaining after storming to victory at the Japanese Grand Prix. Marc shared his thoughts with us before heading to Australia for round 16 of the World Championship.

KTM goes MotoGP

In front of 80.000 fans the KTM testriders Mika Kallio and Alex Hofmann presented at the austrian Red-Bull-Ring in Spielberg the new RC16 racebike. We asked KTM motorsport captain Pit Beirer and testrider Alex Hofmann about the way of KTM into the MotoGP world.

X-Spirit III - Video tutorials

The new racing helmet ‚X-Spirit III‘ is the top-model of SHOEI and has plenty of innovative features and possibilities to make him fit perfectly. These five videos show all functions and explain them step by step.

Casual gear

Many of our fans requested it for years and finally here it is. The first clothing lineup from Shoei. Now you can express your feelings for the best helmets in the world even without wearing a helmet.

Paint job

We’ve sent four J•O helmets to some of the best painters of the custom-scene to have their own idea of designing this great helmet. No special rules by SHOEI - just be creative. Now you can see the outcome and enjoy their work. Great job, ladies and gentlemen!

2 more years!

SHOEI Co., Ltd. announces the extension of the contracts with Marc Marquez for 2 years.

The living legend

For two weeks in June the world's focus is on a small island in the Irish Sea. The Isle of Man TT is the most incredible race that reduces riders and on lookers to their most basic instincts. It is a race that is regularly touched by tragedy where riders die in pursuit of going faster than most believe is possible. John McGuinness has seen both sides of the coin at the TT with 23 victories offering the highpoint in contrast to the number of friends and rivals that have met their end on the roads.

Shoei JO by El Solitario

This is what happens when the wolves lay their claws on the latest SHOEI J•O Helmet

Look behind the curtain

Shoei is well know for its racing activities. To give you a small insight on the work that goes into the MotoGP support, we followed our technician for a weekend in Jerez.

Interview Jeremy Seewer

The 21 year old swiss SUZUKI Factory MX2 rider has a great year so far and currently lays in a strong second place of the FIM Motocross World Championship behind KTM’s Jeffrey Herlings. So Seewer is „best of the rest“ after 7 of 18 races and while Jeffrey is hunting for records, Jeremy is always behind and keeps patient … waiting for his chance …