Motorcycle News

Popular Women Motorcyclists Site Women Riders Now For Sale

Leading women motorcyclists website Women Riders Now (WRN) is up for sale. The site’s founder and editor, Genevieve Schmitt, made the announcement yesterday on her Facebook page. WRN is one of the first sites to offer motorcycle and gear reviews exclusively from a woman’s perspective. As the number of women riders grew, so did Women […]

Art Deco Henderson & Indian Featured in NC Museum of Art’s “Rolling Sculptures”

Art deco isn’t the first thing that comes to mind in motorcycle design. But two prime art deco motorcycles will soon be on display at The North Carolina Museum of Art. While the primary focus of the museum’s Rolling Sculpture: Art Deco Cars from the 1930 and ‘40s exhibit is of the four-wheeled variety, the […]

Indian Scout FTR750 to Make Racing Debut at Santa Rosa Mile Sept. 25

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, today confirmed that its all-new Indian Scout FTR750 race bike will make its racing debut on Sunday, September 25 at the Ramspur Winery Santa Rosa Mile AMA Pro Flat Track race in Santa Rosa, California. The race takes place at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds at 1350 Bennett Valley Rd. […]

“World’s Fastest Female Motorcycle Racer” Valerie Thompson Shatters 300 mph Barrier at Bonneville

Seven-time land speed record holder named world’s fastest female motorcycle racer with award-winning top speed of 304 mph at Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials Valerie Thompson earned the title of world’s fastest female motorcycle racer on September 1 at the Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials with a blistering one measured mile average speed of 304 mph (489.66 […]

Kenny Coolbeth, Jr. Wins a Thriller at Springfield Mile II

The Springfield Mile never fails to disappoint and this year’s second running of the legendary Mile race at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ill. was no exception. Kenny Coolbeth, Jr. came out on top in a last-lap thriller, taking the win by .009 of a second to end Bryan Smith’s win streak at Springfield […]

Indian Sponsors Hooligan Dirt Track Races at Santa Rosa Half-Mile

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, announced it will be sponsoring the Pro/Am Hooligan and RSD SuperHooligan races during an action-packed AMA Finale weekend in Santa Rosa, California on Sept 24. In all, nine classes will compete in a day of handlebar-to-handlebar action beginning at 4:30 p.m. PDT at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in the […]

AIM Video: EFab Lock Baker Interview – Interceptor Mark II

Lock Baker of Eastern Fabrications (EFab) stripped Harley’s Dyna concept to the bones for his Interceptor Mark II. A true craftsman, Baker does as much as he can by hand, a list that includes chassis modifications, body work, metal work, tuning, plumbing, wheels, swingarm, linkages, sprocket, adapters, nuts, triple trees, bars, and more. After seeing […]

AMA Pro Flat Track Headed to Springfield Mile II Labor Day Weekend

As per tradition, AMA Pro Flat Track returns to the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ill., on Sunday, September 4 for the Labor Day edition of the Springfield Mile. The legendary Mile flat track has hosted many a fierce battle and this year’s second running of the event promises to be no exception. Jared Mees […]

Harley Reportedly Set to Lay Off 200 Employees in the Fall

Reports by The York Daily Record (YRD) and Milwaukee Sentinel Journal state Harley-Davidson is preparing to lay off approximately 200 employees this fall. The cuts come as a Harley adjusts “our production plan to align with 2016 guidance.” That guidance includes a cut in shipment projections to 264,000 to 269,000 motorcycles announced in Harley’s second […]

An Animated Evolution of Harley-Davidson From 1904 to Present

With Harley-Davidson’s recent introduction of its new Milwaukee-Eight engine, we thought it’d be fun to share this animated GIF with you showing the evolution of Harley-Davidson by generation from 1904 to the present. The GIF was pieced together by the staff over at GearHeads. We figured we’d add a pictorial history of Harley-Davidson’s Big Twins over […]