Motorcycle News

Sturgis Buffalo Chip Moto Stampede: Five Finger Death Punch, RSD SuperHooligans & More

RSD Super Hooligan flat track races presented by Indian Motorcycle, Buffalo Chip Street Drags, and Five Finger Death Punch Concert Included in Thrilling Series of Off-the-Hook Events. For the first time ever the power and heart-thumping action of no-holds-barred racing will be paired with the meaty, heavy metal groove of one of the world’s top […]

Victory Endurance Rider Grizzly Closes in on World Record Run

After traveling 29,888 miles over 46 days and 15 hours, Swiss endurance rider Urs “Grizzly” Pedraita is well on his way to achieving his quest to set a new world record by circumnavigating six continents in less than 100 riding days aboard his Victory Motorcycles Cross Country Tour. Grizzly recently departed North Cape (Nordkapp) Norway […]

Dirt Quake III Rumbles into Castle Rock June 17-18

The grounds of Castle Rock will soon be shaking once again as Dirt Quake USA III is almost upon us. Fables and folklore abound about last year’s event. The shenanigans blew up on social, from the late-night, free-for-all dirt track session that broke out in the parking lot to the boat crash. (Still not sure […]

Victory RR Posts 115 mph Lap in 2nd Practice at Isle of Man TT

Victory Racing has charged forward in second practice for the SES TT Zero race with William Dunlop riding a 115.431 mph lap. He was 2.6-mph faster than in first practice and just just 3.3-mph behind John McGuinness who posted the fastest lap time of 19:04.307 (a 118.7 mph lap) compared to William’s 19:36.707. It was […]

Thunder in the Valley 1st U.S. Motorcycle Rally Sanctioned by FIM N.A.

The Thunder in the Valley Motorcycle Rally in Johnstown, Pa., has become the first U.S. rally to be sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme North America. The 19-year-old rally features concerts, motorcycle demo rides, bike parades, guided rides, an AMA-sanctioned National Gypsy Tour, the American Motor Drome Wall of Death, Ill Conduct Harley-Davidson stunt […]

Laconia Rally Ups Music Lineup, Steven Tyler to Headline LaconiaFest

When the producers of LaconiaFest set out to create the most iconic music experience of all time in New Hampshire, they had one name on the list – Steven Tyler. LaconiaFest announced that legendary music icon Steven Tyler is set to perform on the main stage of the motorcycle music festival on June 15, 2016. […]

“Skin & Bones: Tattoo Inspired Motorcycles & Art” Theme of Lichter’s 2016 Exhibit at The Chip

New Sturgis Buffalo Chip exhibit curated by Michael Lichter to be entitled Skin and Bones Custom motorcycle craftsmen and tattoo artists study, research and work countless hours over many years, honing the skills required to become experts at their craft. The Sturgis Buffalo Chip offers an exclusive look at some of the worlds’ most celebrated […]

Redemption! Jared Mees Strikes Gold at Harley Flat Track X Games Austin 2016

Jared Mees claimed redemption in Thursday night’s Harley-Davidson Flat-Track Racing main event during the opening night for ESPN’s Summer X Games at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas. Mees (No. 9 Las Vegas Harley-Davidson XR750) won by a margin of 0.369 of a second over Kenny Coolbeth, Jr. (No. 2 Zanotti Harley-Davidson XR750) with […]

Country Star Frankie Ballard Talks Motorcycles & Allstate’s Guardians of the Ride

“I’ve been a rider for a long time and I’ve noticed it’s more dangerous now it seems to be on a motorcycle than it was when I first got started.” These words country music star Frankie Ballard spoke struck me. He’s right. Drivers are more distracted now than ever and motorcyclists are more susceptible as […]

AMA Petitioning vs Renewable Fuel Standard Proposal and Increased Ethanol Fuels

Federal agency actions increase ethanol risk for motorcycles The Renewable Fuel Standard proposal announced May 18 by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency would increase the risk of misfueling for motorcyclists and all-terrain-vehicle owners by forcing the widespread availability of higher-ethanol fuel blends, such as unsafe E15. Act now by signing the American Motorcyclist Association’s petition […]