Tagged: Classic Motorcycles

Joey Dunlop 0

Joey Dunlop – The Best Motorcycle Road Racer of All Time and His Humanitarian Mission

William Joseph (Joey) Dunlop’s love of motorcycle racing ultimately cost him his life on July 2, 2000. But what a life it was. Dunlop, who was born in Ballymoney, Northern Ireland on Feb. 25, 1952, was affectionately known as ‘Yer Maun’ and ‘King of the Roads’ for his amazing racing exploits. To many racing fans […]

Take A Ride With the Barhopper 0

Take A Ride With the Barhopper

Yeah, it’s the rust belt. The roads all suck. The infrastructure’s crumbling. You have to bust your ass to find a job. And keeping it? Well, it’s just something you have to do no matter how bad the gig is… But people have been living here for a long, long time, and the cops pretty […]

Check Out The Bike That Made Racing Legend King Kenny Roberts Rethink His Career Choice 0

Check Out The Bike That Made Racing Legend King Kenny Roberts Rethink His Career Choice

This 1975 TZ750 dirt-tracker is the bike that made legendary motorcycle racer “King” Kenny Roberts turn cold and reconsider his choice of careers. “They don’t pay me enough to ride that thing,” Roberts said at the time. The bike featured a TZ750 two-stroke, four-cylinder mill that pumped out 125 horsepower – and that’s a whopping […]

Harley-Davidson Back In the Game, Sales Up 5 Percent in Q1 0

Harley-Davidson Back In the Game, Sales Up 5 Percent in Q1

Investors Might Be Sweaty, But The Overall Numbers Tell the Tale Harley-Davidson Inc.’s highway to more efficient manufacturing might be a tad bumpier than expected, but the overall numbers point to good news. Share prices tumbled Tuesday as investors sweated disappointing profit margins and sales from the Milwaukee-based motorcycle maker. Those gloom-and-doom worries were largely […]