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A rather cryptic message has appeared on the website for Motoczysz, the fledgling would-be motorcycle manufacturer that's been hard at work developing an American-made, race-ready two-wheeler. It's been months since the last update, which, according to The Kneeslider, is apparently due to an accident that badly damaged the firm's prototype.

Michael Czysz has been working on a new American sportbike for the last few years, one that he hopes will someday compete with the best machines in the world. Oddly, despite being a huge market for motorcycles and for motorsports, America doesn't really have a competitive presence at the world's top levels of two-wheeled racing. There have been efforts in the past, but nothing sustained. MotoCzysz hopes to change all that with the radical C1 prototype, but there's still a long way to go and fund