Blog Section: Events and Rallies

DUCATI WINS THE PIKES PEAK INTERNATIONAL HILL CLIMB

Jun 27, 2011 View Comments by

Carlin Dunne sets course record for motorcycles and leads a Ducati class victory in the race to the clouds Pikes Peak, CO (26 June 2011) – Carlin Dunne won the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb today on the Ducati Multistrada 1200, setting an all time motorcycle record and giving the Italian brand its second consecutive […]

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Ride To Work Day – Monday, June 20th

Jun 16, 2011 View Comments by

Look for more motorcycles and scooters this year on June twentieth. The date marks the twentieth annual worldwide ‘Ride to Work Day’ event. An estimated one million riders become two-wheeled commuters on that day to help demonstrate that riding is an efficient, economical form of personal transportation. Participant-riders are of all ages, occupations and from […]

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Hoka Hey Winner Donates Half Million Dollar Motorcycle

Jun 14, 2011 View Comments by

Will Barclay gives away the motorcycle that won him a half million dollar purse.  His beloved Electra Glide (named Excalibur) brought him to victory in the 2010 Hoka Hey challenge.  He handed the keys to Mark Story the 2nd place Hoka Hey rider at the Harley Davidson Museum in Milwaukee on Friday June 3rd.  “Mark […]

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DAKAR – Behind The Scenes with Jonah Street

Jun 07, 2011 View Comments by

Take advantage of a great opportunity to spend an evening with one of the fastest rally racers in the world – Jonah Street. Appetizers, beer and wine will be served, so come on and enjoy the fun! On Wednesday, June 8, 2011 6:30 p.m., Jonah will be signing autographs and meeting with fans before the […]

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Wild Ones Weekend at Harley-Davidson Museum

Jun 03, 2011 View Comments by

Don’t miss the fun of a vintage style motorcycle rally during the Wild Ones Weekend, July 9 – 10, at the Harley-Davidson® Museum, when the Knucklehead Motorcycle Club hosts its annual reunion and antique bike show. Enjoy vintage motorcycle field games, such as the plank ride, beanbag toss, slow races and more, all performed on […]

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A Camping Adventure in Amado, Arizona

May 05, 2011 View Comments by

To be honest, I’ve never been a big fan of the desert. I know that some revel in the hot, sandy, dry, dusty, conditions – but not me. However, sometimes you have to go where the action is, which was the case in April when my friend Rick Bradley and I went to the Overland […]

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The Legendary Buffalo Chip® Salutes Women Riders with First Annual Biker Belles™ Celebration During the 71st Annual Sturgis Rall

May 04, 2011 View Comments by

The Legendary Buffalo Chip will recognize the passion, diversity and spirit of women in motorcycling during the 71st annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.  Women from across the globe will hit the road, Wednesday – August 10, 2011 for the first annual Biker Belles™ celebration.  The event was created to help celebrate women’s role in shaping the […]

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2011 Overland Expo

May 02, 2011 View Comments by

Overlanding describes self-reliant adventure travel to remote destinations where the journey is the primary goal. Typically performed on some sort of off-road vehicle (anything from motorbikes to 4WD cars and trucks). In overlanding, the principal form of lodging is camping and the trips are often for extended periods of time, frequently through multiple countries. While […]

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Ace Café New “Reunion Tour”

Apr 06, 2011 View Comments by

The Ace Café London Reunion has been an important date on the global motorcycle calendar for 18 years. And now, for 2011, a new event has been added for fans in North America. With this new “Reunion Tour” 20 American motorcycle enthusiasts will have the chance to visit one of the most iconic biker hangouts […]

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Riding Into History

Apr 04, 2011 View Comments by

Riding Into History will return to the World Golf Village near St. Augustine, Florida on Saturday May 20-21, 2011. This year’s Grand Marshal will be 1993 World GP Motorcycle Champion Kevin Schwantz. Featuring the Concours d’Elegance on Saturday, there will be group rides to raise money for their charity, as well as a vintage bike […]

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Edelweiss French Riviera Scooter Tour

Mar 31, 2011 View Comments by

Enjoy a 7-day vacation with a 5-day riding route by scooter on the curvy roads of beautiful France. Points of interest include the Cote d’Azure and Provence, the Mediterranean flair of Monaco, the Grand Canyon du Verdon, a stop at St. Tropez’s port and Cannes, the Hollywood of Europe, as well as stunning beaches, and […]

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Celebrating 100 Years of the TT Mountain Course

Mar 28, 2011 View Comments by

To celebrate 100 years of the TT Mountain Course, the world’s most challenging race circuit, a new festival has been organized for 2011. This anniversary event, “Milestones of the Mountain,” will be held on June 9-10 during the TT to honor riders, historic machines and special highlights of the Mountain Course’s history. Sure to be […]

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2011 Americade – Raquette Lake MiniTour

Mar 24, 2011 View Comments by

Before you know it, it’s already time again for the biggest motorcycle event of the year – the Americade. Held in the beginning of June in the beautiful surrounding of the Adirondacks, the Americade will have a new headquarter. Now everything will be closer together in Lake George, NY. Don’t forget to plan ahead! RoadRUNNER […]

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RoadRUNNER Touring Weekend

Mar 08, 2011 View Comments by

In 2010 we held the annual RoadRUNNER Touring Weekend in Bristol, VA. The video footage of the event only scratches the surface of the fun and motorcycle-filled days we spend together with some of our readers in mid-July last year. Join us this summer in Staunton, VA between July 14th and 17th. For more details and registration information click here.

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The Mad Bastard Scooter Rally 2011

Feb 22, 2011 View Comments by

Originating back in 2004, The Mad Bastard Scooter Rally was birthed by the staff at the Canadian Motorcycle magazine, when they acquired a Honda Ruckus scooter for a long-term test. Driven by the inspiration of the Ruckus and a bottle of fine Scotch, the team came up with the idea to ride the 50cc scooter […]

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