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Zero Motorcycles Offering “Free ‘Fuel’ for Life”

Jul 10, 2017 View Comments by

Zero Motorcycles’ latest promotion, “Free ‘Fuel’ For Life,” began on July 5. The company is giving anyone who purchases a new Zero between July 5 – 31, 2017, up to $1,200, the equivalent of about 85,000 miles worth of electricity. At today’s current national average for gasoline ($2.25), it would cost about $4,745 to cover that distance […]

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2017 Touring Weekend Registration Deadline Is July 13

Jul 08, 2017 View Comments by

Time flies! The Touring Weekend is just over one month away and the deadline to register is fast approaching. If you haven’t yet signed up, spaces are still available! Registration is $215 per person and the deadline is July 13. After July 13, it’s $235. Special hotel group rates are also available until July 13 at […]

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Harley-Davidson Museum Wild Ones: Vintage Motorcycle Rally

Jul 06, 2017 View Comments by

The Harley-Davidson Museum is preparing to host its annual birthday celebration as the Wild Ones: Vintage Motorcycle Rally takes over the campus on July 8. Though Saturday is the main celebration, the museum will be holding events throughout the weekend. Thursday, July 6 Bike Night, 5 – 9 p.m. Thursday’s Bike Night serves as the […]

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Red, White, and Blue: MV Agusta Brutale 800 America

Jul 05, 2017 View Comments by

Italy gave the U.S. a special 4th of July gift: the limited edition 2017 Brutale 800 America. Based on the new three-cylinder Brutale 800, this newest edition pays tribute to MV’s America range from the 1970s. The bike’s metallic red, white, and blue livery is matched by a star-studded motif on the tank, just like […]

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Metzeler ME 888 Marathon Ultra Tire

Jul 03, 2017 View Comments by

Replacing the outgoing ME 880 series, Metzeler’s new ME 888 Marathon Ultra tires are designed for cruisers and touring motorcycles. Using state-of-the-art computerized development programs verified by millions of miles of testing, Metzeler focused on the tire’s profile, structure, and tread pattern and compound, with the goal of increase service life while maintaining (or improving) […]

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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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