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BRP recalling 5,200 Can-Am Spyders for excessive heat

​Bombardier Recreational Products is recalling 5,165 examples of the 2013 Can-Am Spyder RT. It's possible that if the trikes idle for low periods or there is prolonged low-speed riding, excessive heat can build up. This can cause to burns to riders or fires.

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Explosion at Bombardier R&D facility in Quebec leaves two badly injured [w/video]

Bombardier has closed its research and development complex in Valcourt, Quebec following an overnight explosion late last week. Two employees were left with severe burns after the incident, including a security guard. Both were taken to a local hospital for treatment and remain in medically induced comas. According to reports, local police heard the explosion and saw a ball of fire shoot into the sky before seeing the two men run from the bu

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Bombardier recalls 3,200 Can-Am Spyder RT trikes over brake failure fears

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a bulletin for the recall of the 2010 Can-Am Spyder RT to rectify an issue with its brakes. A pin in the brake pedal connecting rod on 3,259 units potentially affected could come loose; if that happens, total loss of braking is possible.

Development of plug-in hybrid Can-Am Spyder underway [w/video]

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Nearly 10,000 Can Am Spyders recalled over faulty steering

Can-Am Spyder - Click above for high-res image gallery

Nearly 10,000 Can Am Spyders recalled over faulty steering

Can-Am Spyder - Click above for high-res image gallery