Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Dec 07, 2017 View Comments

  Ready to get your holiday shopping done? Of course you are—but you can’t seem to come up with a great idea for the special motorcyclist in your life. We can help with that. Here are some ideas for inspiration!     Love Jugs: The Cool-Master www.love-jugs.com, (561) 499-0974 The most powerful and effective V-Twin Engine […]

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Of Pearl Harbor, an Indian Motorcycle, and an American Hero

Dec 07, 2017 View Comments

December 7 is a date that is important to this writer, as it should be for all Americans. The “date which will live in infamy,” as FDR called it in his presidential address, sparked the beginning of the nation’s direct involvement in WWII. The bombing of Pearl Harbor galvanized American resolve like few events in […]

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The Nation’s Christmas Tree

Dec 06, 2017 View Comments

Reflecting back on my last National Park Service assignment, Sequoia National Park and Kings Canyon National Park were managed as one giant park with a huge Sierra heart.  After all, these parks have two of the largest living trees in the world.  The largest sequoia tree resides in Sequoia National Park and that is special.  […]

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Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Dec 06, 2017 View Comments

  Haven’t found the right gift yet? We’re here to help. The motorcycle rider in your life might very well just do a cartwheel if they opened up one of these!   Joe Rocket: Alter Ego 4.1 Jacket JoeRocket.com, SullivansInc.com (208) 932-0303 The Alter Ego 4.1’s adaptability comes from an integrated MetaSportTM II Transitioning System. A […]

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Harley-Davidson Posts Largest Contingency Package in American Flat Track History

Dec 05, 2017 View Comments

Harley-Davidson announced today its 2018 American Flat Track Contingency Program totaling $562,500 – the largest contingency posting in the 65-year history of the sport. The contingency payouts are available exclusively to privateer riders mounted on either Harley-Davidson XG750R or XR750 machines.  A total of $31,250 will be offered by Harley-Davidson at each of the 18 […]

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Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Dec 05, 2017 View Comments

  Are the holidays sneaking up on you? Don’t wait until the last minute! Here are some gift ideas that will have your favorite motorcyclist grinning from ear to ear.   Love Jugs: The Mighty-Mite www.love-jugs.com, (561) 499-0974 • A fraction of the size yet all the cooling ability. • Impossible for your engine to overheat. […]

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Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Dec 04, 2017 View Comments

  Wouldn’t you like to be the one who gives the “best present ever” this year? Of course you would! Look no further, we have plenty of ideas sure to please any motorcycle rider!   
Fox Creek Leather
 www.foxcreekleather.com (800) 766-4165 We build our Leather Chaps and Buffalo Nickel Vest from hand-cut soft and supple […]

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Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Dec 03, 2017 View Comments

  Are you frustrated because you can’t figure out what to get for your motorcycle friend or family member this Christmas? Here are some more great ideas they’ll flip for!     Fieldsheer
Hydro Heat Textile Jacket 
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 The Hydro Heat Textile Jacket is our premier all-season adventure touring jacket. Water and cold don’t stand a […]

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Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Dec 02, 2017 View Comments

  Haven’t finished all your holiday shopping yet because you aren’t sure what to get your motorcycle-obsessed friend or family member? Here are some more ideas—we’ll keep them coming for the next few days!   Clearwater Lights www.clearwaterlights.com (916) 852-7029 The 24-watt, 2000+ lumen per light, LED Clearwater Darlas make motorcyclists more visible to traffic […]

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Gift ideas for the Holidays

Dec 01, 2017 View Comments

  Still searching for that perfect gift for the motorcycle rider in your life? We got your back. Check out these awesome ideas they will be sure to love!   6D Helmets ATS-1 Street Helmet www.6DHelmets.com (714) 772-2121 Like Nothing Else: The revolutionary 6D ATS-1, designed with the sole intent of surpassing the existing safety […]

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Kawasaki Announces New 2018 Models

Dec 01, 2017 View Comments

Kawasaki announces new models for 2018 line-up including the Z900RS, Ninja® 400, Ninja H2™SX, Ninja H2™SX SE, and the Ninja® ZX™-10R SE. Highlights of the 2018 Kawasaki Z900RS: Strong, Smooth In-Line Four Engine NEW Kawasaki Tuned Exhaust Note Lightweight Trellis Frame Z1-Inspired iconic styling $??? TBD The new Kawasaki Z900RS is the brand’s long awaited […]

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Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Nov 30, 2017 View Comments

  Are you struggling to think of gift ideas for that special motorcyclist in your life? Or maybe you’d like to drop some not so subtle hints for what you want this Christmas? Take out the guesswork so everyone’s happy and a little less stressed this holiday season. For the next 19 days, we’ll be […]

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KTM’s 2018 Street Model Line-Up

Nov 29, 2017 View Comments

KTM announced details of its 2018 North American street model lineup at the Long Beach International Motorcycle Show (IMS) in Long Beach, California. Highlighting the lineup was the debut of the 2018 KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S for the North American market, while also showcasing its full line of NAKED, ADVENTURE and SUPERSPORT machines. Additionally, […]

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The Azores: Little Adventure

Nov 27, 2017 View Comments

Selecting a location roughly 75-percent smaller than Rhode Island to test a prototype adventure motorcycle would seem to be a less-than-ideal decision. However, just as one shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, never underestimate the level of excitement that can be found in a small space.

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Mr. Meticulous: Pete versus the Vibration

Nov 22, 2017 View Comments

The world is filled with an abundance of avid motorcyclists. But “avid” can take many forms. There are bikers whose lives revolve around riding daily, whether to work, a vacation destination, or simply a meandering excursion along some country roads for an afternoon. There are those who purchase their dream motorcycles and continually extol their […]

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