Motorcycle News

Spirit of Sturgis Antique Motorcycle Races on Historic Sturgis Half-Mile Aug. 7

Antique motorcycles set to race August 7 at the Historic Sturgis Half Mile Race Track Sturgis, SD Pappy Hoel, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally’s forefather, will have his vision for motorcycling in the Black Hills honored with three national half-mile championship races and an authentic dirt drag race open to Pre-1970s’ vintage motorcycles, all based out […]

AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2017

Fans, family, industry will celebrate inductees on Sept. 22 in Columbus The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame will welcome five new inductees on Sept. 22 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. The ceremony, which takes place in conjunction with the American International Motorcycle Expo, will officially induct FMF Racing founder Donnie Emler […]

Hooligan for a Day: Flat Trackin’ for the 1st Time on an RSD Hooligan Indian Scout

* Photos by Barry Hathaway courtesy of Indian Motorcycle Co. I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t a bit scared. Not Jason Voorhees chasing me with a big knife scared, but sweaty-palms, heart racing, tightness in the shoulders type of scared. The cause of my consternation was the fact that I was about to […]

Briar on Fire: Bauman Wins Lima Half-Mile, Breaks Indian Win Streak

The 2017 edition of the Lima Half-Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle had it all: intense race action, dramatic twists and turns with massive championship implications, and an underdog winner. Round 9 of the American Flat Track schedule had all the makings of a promoter’s dream, however racer-promoter Jared Mees (No. 9 Indian Motorcycle Rogers Racing […]

Country Star Justin Moore Ready to “Let the Night Roll” at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip

The new king of country lovers’ country is coming to lay his chart-topping twang on the Chip. Six no. 1 country hits, seven in the top ten, and three albums that debuted at no. 1 has earned Justin Moore the right to not only grab a drink at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip, but to also […]

AMA Vintage Dirt Track National Championship Coming to Vintage Motorcycle Days

Ashland County Fairgrounds to host Round 7 of series The AMA Vintage Dirt Track National Championship series stops at Ashland County Fairgrounds for Round 7 of the series on July 8 during AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days. Fans will have the opportunity to watch the nation’s premiere vintage flat track racers battle on the historic half-mile […]

AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer Skip Van Leeuwen Passes Away

American Motorcyclist Association extends condolences to family, friends Skip Van Leeuwen, one of the best Tourist Trophy riders in the history of AMA racing, passed away today, June 21. He was 78. “The American Motorcyclist Association extends heartfelt condolences to the Van Leeuwen family and to all of Skip’s friends inside and outside the motorcycling […]

Polaris Slingshot to Make Action Sports World Debut at Nitro World Games in SLC

Sponsorship represents first for the Polaris Slingshot brand in the action sports community, will award custom Nitro World Games 2017 SLR vehicle to athlete with “Best Trick” Polaris Slingshot, the bold three-wheeled, open-air roadster, delivers an exhilarating, high-adrenaline ride like nothing else on the road. It takes the rider to the edge. In an effort […]

Harley Making Bid to Buy Ducati? Reuters Report Creates Internet Buzz

Reuters, an international news agency based in London, England, created quite a stir on the internet today with the headline “Harley-Davidson enters race to buy Italian rival Ducati: sources.” The report, written by Pamela Barbaglia, says that Harley-Davidson is throwing its hat into the ring against other industry heavyweights like Bajaj Auto to place a […]

American Flat Track Ready to Hit the Pea Gravel for 2017 Lima Half-Mile

Jared Mees and Shayna Texter look to take another win and expand their points lead at Lima This weekend, American Flat Track arrives in Lima, Ohio for the Lima Half-Mile presented by Indian Motorcycle, on June 24. One of the fan-favorite events on the calendar, the series can count on a huge gathering of loyal […]