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    Official: Space-minded Ural MИР comes with solar panel, unique repair instructions
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    The individualist aspect of motorcycle culture is a well-known thing. Bikers pride themselves on being different, whether they're on the back of a Suzuki or a Harley-Davidson. Ural riders are particularly unique. These Russian bikes are known for being robust, go-anywhere things, and they ...

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    Video: Sit Stay Ride documentary filmmakers need you to throw them a bone
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    Motorcycle sidecars are a fairly rare sight on American roads, sad as it may be. What's rarer is dogs in motorcycle sidecars. Yes, it seems that when we take our four-legged friends on the road, they're tucked safely into their cages or strapped into some convoluted doggy harness. But some ...

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    First Ride: 2014 Ural Gear Up [w/video]
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    I would soon find out that nothing – not mud, not snow and not even a rushing stream of mountaintop runoff acting as a de facto roadblock to vehicles with lesser capabilities – would stand in the way of the 2014 Ural Gear Up making its way to the top of Snoqualmie Pass outside the ...

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    Report: Uber up in arms over French taxi law delaying pickup times
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    Uber and authorities in France are heading for a bit of a fight following new laws in the country requiring that car services need to wait a minimum of 15 minutes after receiving a pickup request or reservation before they can actually pick up fares. The point of contention here, though, is that ...

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    Read This: The best car sharing apps for New Year's Eve
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    Happy New Year's Eve! As we're all gearing up to celebrate the dawn of 2014, the team at Autoblog has a very important message for our readers: Don't drink and drive. This is sound advice for the other 364 days of the year, but it's especially important tonight, when everyone and their brother is ...

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    Official: Russia's Ural motorcycles celebrates the American cowboy with Gaucho Rambler
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    Russian motorcycle maker Ural is known for its adventurous, old-school, go-anywhere bikes, and it is releasing a new limited-edition model to celebrate the original adventurer – the American cowboy. On sale next month, Ural teamed up with Oregon-based blanket and clothier Pendleton Woolen ...

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    Video: Intrepid motorcyclist rides Ural through blizzard
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    The Midwest was hit by an intense snow storm earlier this week, and while the conditions may have been more appropriate for a snowmobile than most cars, at least one person found it acceptable weather in which to ride a motorcycle. Granted, this wasn't your typical motorcycle. Instead, it was a ...

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    Ural Yamal Limited Edition is a two-wheel-drive motorcycle with an oar
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    As far as we're aware, there isn't another motorcycle in the world – especially one with a sidecar and two-wheel drive – that comes straight from the factory with a wooden oar. As in, for paddling. Which is why the flat-orange-painted Ural Yamal Limited Edition is so great. As ...

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    Video: Sidecar acrobatics up Mulholland are the definition of insane, awesome
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    From what we've been told, riding a motorcycle with a sidecar is a unique experience requiring massive amounts of upper body effort. With three wheels instead of two, riders can't use the textbook press-and-lean method to negotiate turns. This rider apparently missed that memo. While tackling the ...

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    Official: Ural takes a giant step back with M70 Anniversary Edition
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    Ural, the Russian motorcycle company that specializes in sidecars, has never been known for groundbreaking designs that blaze a trail through electronic gadgetry or super lightweight composites on the way to the most technologically advanced motorcycles possible. Instead, the heavyweight iron ...

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    Ural motorcycle sales leap 39 percent in 2010
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    2010 Ural Patrol T – Click above for high-res image gallery
    By most metrics, Ural serves up a portfolio that's rife with oddities of motorcycle design. You'll find no staggering technological advances on board and the company's heavy-as-a-freight-train designs won't be setting any speed ...

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    Harley-Davidson exits the sidecar business
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    Stars and Stripes. Peanut butter and jelly. Harley-Davidson and sidecars. Okay, fine – one of those pairings is not like the others, but H-D does have a long history of adding a third outrigger wheel to its line of heavyweight motorcycles, starting back in 1914. That's over ...

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    Review: 2010 Ural Patrol T takes a lickin' and keeps on tickin'
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    2010 Ural Patrol T – click above for high-res image gallery
    I was still moving at a fairly good clip when I slammed into the fallen tree. I'd be more than happy to share the exact velocity that I was moving, but I can't. You see, I was kinda busy at that exact moment trying my darnedest not ...

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    Review: 2009 Ural T sidecar motorcycle isn't as retro as it looks
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    2009 Ural T sidecar motorcycle – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Despite its obvious link to Thirties-era wartime motorcycles from BMW, the 2009 Ural T sidecar motorcycle can't really be described as "retro." Instead, the three-wheeled machines rolling out of Ural's factory in Russia ...

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    Save your Rubles: Ural introduces new entry-level sidecar motorcycle
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    Ural T sidecar motorcycle - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Those interested in hearkening back to the old days of motorcycling can probably find exactly what they're looking for at their nearest Ural dealership. The Russian motorcycle maker has just introduced its newest model, which is ...

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    Oobject lists 15 "Splendid Sidecars"
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    Those of you considering a motorcycle for its undeniable visceral thrills, or even its fuel savings, should consider another option which could add a bit more practicality to your new two-wheeler: the sidecar. Sure, you'll lose out on some performance -- both in a straight line and in the twisty ...

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