Motorcycle News

Should Harley Build This Standard Motorcycle?

Harley-Davidson has carved out its niche in the cruiser motorcycle segment by sticking to its guns when it comes to motorcycle manufacturing. As the adage goes, “If it ain’t broke…” Sure, every now and then The Motor Co. ventures out of its comfort zone, but its bread-and-butter are cruisers and tourers. It’s helped them be […]

Victory Doubling up at Pikes Peak, Will Race Project 156 & Empulse RR

Riders Jeremy Toye and Don Canet preparing to ‘Take Back the Hill for America’ June 26 Victory Motorcycles, a brand that delivers Modern American Muscle by producing motorcycles with head-snapping acceleration, power and handling, will be racing up the mountain with two very different motorcycles in this year’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC), an […]

Six-in-a-Row: Bryan Smith Wins Again on Sacramento Mile

After a thrilling nose-to-tail battle at the Cal Expo Fairgrounds on Saturday night, Kawasaki-mounted No. 42 Bryan Smith claimed the Sacramento Mile victory for the sixth consecutive year. The Michigan native started from pole position, led every lap in the Main and topped Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle rider No. 2 Kenny Coolbeth, Jr. in a photo […]

2016 Indian Chieftain Dark Horse First Impressions

Perched beneath the big guns on the deck of the mighty battleship USS Iowa, Indian Motorcycle was flexing a little muscle of its own, the 2016 Indian Chieftain Dark Horse. The blacked-out treatment suits the big bagger well, injects it with a little more “rock & roll.” If Indian’s seeking to broaden their customer base […]

Laconia Motorcycle Week’s New Website Pays Tribute to Rally’s History

The Laconia Motorcycle Week Association is pleased to announce the recent launch of their brand new website, www.LaconiaMCWeek.com, developed by New Hampshire-based web design and digital marketing firm Danconia Media. Every June, an influx of motorcycle enthusiasts floods the Lakes Region for the World’s Oldest Motorcycle Rally. This beloved event brings a plethora of tourism […]

Paul Yaffe’s Bagger Nation Expands Harley Road Glide Offerings

Bagger Nation Makes Customizing Your H-D Road Glide a Snap–Literally, in Some Cases! Paul Yaffe’s Bagger Nation has announced new additions to its 2015-17 model Harley-Davidson Road Glide custom parts line and put new twists on some tried-and-true favorites. “We’re looking to make it easy for riders to customize their bike,” says Paul Yaffe. “We […]

AMA Pro Flat Trackers Ready to Rumble on Sacramento Mile

Just days ago, the motorcycle racing world was buzzing around the first Mile race of the 2016 AMA Pro Flat Track season, where Bryan Smith scored a dominating victory and left his rival and second-place finisher Jared Mees more than 12 seconds behind in the Arizona dust. Now, the show rolls into California and the […]

A Toast & A Coast: Why We Ride to the Quail 2016

The cavalcade of motorcycles flowed over the California countryside more than 30 strong, shared a certain symbiosis as they started, stopped and changed lanes as one. Every time Brian Klock twisted a little throttle ahead of me I was privy to the sonic waves unleashed by the exhaust of the Jack Daniels 150th Anniversary Indian […]

Victory Returns to Isle of Man TT with new Victory RR Electric Motorcycle

William Dunlop confirmed as the rider All-new electric race bike called the Victory RR Race bike is a test bed for Victory’s future powertrains Victory Motorcycles is returning with the Victory Racing team to compete in the Isle of Man TT Zero race with an all-new electric race bike called the Victory RR. The Victory […]

Legendary Performer Willie Nelson to Kick Off 2016 Sturgis Buffalo Chip Festival

(Photos courtesy of Sturgis Buffalo Chip) So many of music’s greatest legends have come and gone. In the world of country music, renegades who played by their own rules like Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Merle Haggard have all left a wave of musical memories in their wake. But one performer who dared to be […]