Indian Motorcycle & Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis Announce ‘Hero’s Ride of a Lifetime’ Selectees

Best Friends and Above the Knee Bi-Lateral Amputees to Trade off Piloting an Indian Scout Avenger Sidecar from Los Angeles to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Indian Motorcycle, America’s First Motorcycle Company, and “Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis,” have announced that veterans Corporal Joshua Stein, U.S. Army (Ret.) and Corporal Neil Frustaglio, U.S. Marines (Ret.) have […]

The Shared Experience of a Moto-Family: Why We Ride to the Quail 2017

“This really is why we do this, what links us all together, this sensation of vitality and freedom we get from riding motorcycles. There’s an intangible that comes from shared experience, a sensation of freedom that we share with others.” Linking together and shared experience. These words spoken by The Brand Amp’s Marc Altieri at […]

2017 Quail Motorcycle Gathering Winners, Photos & Review

There was the historic, like Chris Carter’s immaculate 1914 Jefferson Board Track Racer and Gary Landeen’s 1942 Indian Pre-War Big Base Scout. There was the exotic, Virgil Elings’ pristine, unraced 1995 Britten V1000 coming to mind, the superb superbike No. 10 of 10. There was next-gen goodness in the form of John Bennet’s wicked Motus […]

2017 Daytona Bike Week Video

From bike shows to vintage boardtrack and flat track races to burnout contests, it was a wild, fun-filled week in Daytona Beach. We finally got a chance to cobble together some of the highlights from the 2017 Bike Week rally for you to enjoy. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook […]

1st Ever Boogie East Chopper Show a Big Hit at Bike Week 2017

Chemical Candy Customs’ Scott Hoepker credits Pete LaBarbera for his appreciation of old iron. “Pete had a couple of old Shovelheads and Panheads back then and he would always throw some wild ass parties for his biker buds,” explains Hoepker. When Hoepker was a teenager, he worked for LaBarbera’s masonry company bricking houses. One year […]

The Week That Was – Daytona Beach Bike Week 2017 Photo Review

It came in like a lamb and went out like a lion. While Daytona Beach Bike Week 2017 started off a little slow thanks to a couple rainy days followed by a few abnormally cold days, it finished with a flurry by the final weekend. Did you catch the Sons of Speed races? Billy Lane […]

Ghosts and Dopplegangers at Willie’s Tropical Tattoo Chopper Show 2017

“Damn, dude, I thought I saw a doppleganger.” The randomness of this comment directed at me fit the randomness of Willie’s Tropical Tattoo Chopper Show. Because there’s no rhyme or reason, no sense of order or conformity at Willie’s, it’s just a good old fashioned bro-fest. Come chill out, wedge your bike in the parking […]

Perewitz Paint Show Daytona 2017

Though the Perewitz Paint Shows are relatively new on the scene, it’s taking little time for Dave and Jody’s gathering to gain steam. This year’s Daytona Bike Week show filled the perimeter of the vast Russ Brown Pavilion at Destination Daytona, Jody P. stating there were officially 55 bikes entered in the show, though many […]

Petersen’s Packs House for Harley versus Indian Exhibit Debut

It’s perfect timing for the unveiling of the new Harley versus Indian exhibit at the Petersen Automotive Museum. In two weeks, the two storied marques will be squaring off once again at the Daytona TT, resurrecting an over 100-year-old rivalry. Petersen’s provides an intimate look at that rivalry with its pairings of period pieces, from […]

2017 Daytona Beach Bike Week Preview

Ahh, Daytona Beach Bike Week. The annual motorcycle rally is a spring time rite of passage, a reason to remove the trickle charger, gas up the tank, put air in the tires and heed the call of the white sandy beaches of Daytona Beach. By the time Bike Week rolls around each March, most American […]