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Indian Motorcycle Offering 50 Limited Edition Scout FTR750s

Jul 01, 2017 View Comments by

When Indian Motorcycle announced it will return to its roots in flat track racing after more than 60 years away from the sport, the motorcycle industry and fans alike were unsure what to expect. At the halfway point of the 2017 American Flat Track season, it seems a new star within the sport has emerged. The […]

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Win a Free Tour Through the Himalayas on a Royal Enfield

Jun 30, 2017 View Comments by

Royal Enfield is giving riders the chance to win a (free) trip to ride the Himalayas on a 10-day guided tour on Royal Enfield motorcycles. Participants will fly from the U.S. to Delhi and motorcycle through some of the most thrilling mountain passes anywhere on the planet. Airfare, accommodations, and the fee for this English-speaking northern […]

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Indian Wrecking Crew to Compete in 2017 X Games

Jun 29, 2017 View Comments by

Indian made its historic return to flat track racing this year after a 63-year hiatus, and has announced that it will make its X Games debut in its hometown of Minneapolis on July 13. The Wrecking Crew, featuring 2015 inaugural gold medalist Bryan Smith, 2016 gold medalist Jared Mees, and two-time bronze medalist Brad Baker, will […]

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Amerivespa 2017 Coming to Seattle

Jun 23, 2017 View Comments by

Vespa Club of America (VCOA) has announced that the site of Amerivespa 2017 will be Seattle, WA, July 6-9. Jointly hosted by the Vespa Club of Seattle (VCOS), Amerivespa 2017 will feature four days of scooter-related fun for enthusiasts as well as the general public. Amerivespa is the largest annual motor scooter rally in the United […]

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26th Annual Ride to Work Day

Jun 19, 2017 View Comments by

The 26th annual Motorcycle and Scooter Ride to Work Day is today. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, out of a total 129,141,982 commuters in the country, just less than 150,000 of them ride motorcycles to work regularly—that’s only .11 percent. And of all the motorcycles registered in the U.S. (6,567,197), only 4.3 percent of them […]

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Spyder’s 10th Anniversary Event

Jun 14, 2017 View Comments by

Earlier this month, BRP welcomed more than 3,000 Spyder owners to its Spyder 10th Anniversary Homecoming event in Québec. This marked the largest-ever gathering of Spyder’s, with riders from the U.S., Canada, Japan, Russia, and beyond. Everyone was invited to see BRP’s factory, its Design & Innovation Center, R&D facilities, and powersports museum. Guided rides, entertainment, […]

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Metzeler’s Karoo 3 Tires for Enduros

Jun 08, 2017 View Comments by

Metzeler’s Karoo 3 are a new concept of adventure and enduro on/off tires dedicated to off-road expeditions. The tires feature improved off-road traction and on-road stability, and excellent mileage. Suitable for light and heavy enduros, the Karoo 3s are available in three front and six rear sizes. The tires boast a new tread pattern, larger […]

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Bell and Fasthouse Partnership Kicks off With Special Edition Moto-9

Jun 06, 2017 View Comments by

Bell Helmets, an industry leader in helmet technology since 1954, and Fasthouse, one of motocross’ core lifestyle brands, have kicked off an official partnership with the unveiling of a special edition Fasthouse Moto-9 helmet. The two brands will produce an ongoing range of special edition Bell helmets and accessories, in addition to distinguishing Bell as the […]

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Ace Cafe Opens in Downtown Orlando

May 31, 2017 View Comments by

The infamous Ace Cafe is celebrating its first North American location with the grand opening of Ace Cafe Orlando. Spanning 35,000 square feet, the two-story complex includes a full-service restaurant, two kitchens, four bars, a coffee bar, a communal counter, private and semi-private group spaces, retail shops, an art gallery, and more. It offers motor-diner-inspired comfort food, […]

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‘Run for the Wall’ Veterans Ride Pulls Into D.C. Today

May 26, 2017 View Comments by

After nearly two weeks on the road, Run for the Wall (RFTW) participants will be arriving today at their final destination: Washington, D.C. With a tagline of “riding for those who can’t,” the cross-country event has a mission to call attention to prisoners of war and those missing in action; to honor those killed in action […]

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Entire Laverda Motorcycle Museum Collection for Sale

May 24, 2017 View Comments by

Some news is too fascinating not to share. Currently, 81 Laverda motorcycles, prototypes, and collectibles are for sale, including every model ever made by Laverda from 1950-2000. Due to long-term health issues, renowned collector and marque specialist Cor Dees is looking to sell the entire collection to someone who will keep the motorcycles on display […]

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Zero Motorcycles Matches Electric Motorcycle Tax Credit

May 19, 2017 View Comments by

Zero Motorcycles is continuing to advocate for the electric motorcycle movement. The company has announced its “Don’t Wait for Washington” program, offering buyers a cash rebate matching the expired Electric Motorcycle Federal Tax Credit, should it not be reinstated in 2017. The U.S. government had been giving buyers of electric motorcycles a tax credit equal to […]

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‘Your Pass Now’ Helping to Reduce Congestion at National Parks

May 17, 2017 View Comments by

Imagine: your saddlebags are packed, your gear’s on, the sun’s out, and you’re excited to spend several days exploring Sequoia National Park. You roll out of the driveway in a great mood. Then you get there and see the long line to purchase a park pass. Developed in conjunction with the National Park Service, Your Pass Now is […]

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The 23rd Annual Kyle Petty Charity Ride

May 15, 2017 View Comments by

The Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America kicked off this Saturday in Portland, OR. Covering eight states in seven days, the group will arrive in Milwaukee, WI, on May 19. For the first time in almost a decade, the ride, led by former NASCAR driver and NBC Sports racing analyst Kyle Petty, will travel across the Pacific Northwest. […]

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New Events Kicking Off at the Harley-Davidson Museum

May 11, 2017 View Comments by

Outdoor Bike Nights are set to return to the Harley-Davidson Museum today, along with a variety of other events. With extended hours (9 a.m.-6 p.m., daily; 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Thursdays), freebies for Mom, and the annual Armed Forces Day Celebration, the H-D Museum campus provides the perfect backdrop to welcome back warm, sunny days and riding […]

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