Tagged: Motorcycle Blogs

He Didn’t Quite Make the Finish Line Himself, But Ken Burt’s Metal Work Did 0

He Didn’t Quite Make the Finish Line Himself, But Ken Burt’s Metal Work Did

Artist Ken Burt won’t be at ArtPrize 2011 to see his work receive the accolades it so richly deserves, but Burt’s work will be represented at the show. Burt’s ArtPrize piece, “Aluminum Spiral Vase,” is on display in Grand Rapids, MI at the Federal Square Building downtown. Sadly, the expert metalshaping artist from Dundas, Ontario, […]

Twenty Truly Wacky Motorcycles You’ll Never Own 0

Twenty Truly Wacky Motorcycles You’ll Never Own

Whether it’s the bike with the Rolls-Royce V-12, a fully electric bike that does the quarter mile in 7.8 seconds, or a bike that gets an economical 25 mpg at 250 mph, here are the twenty craziest motorcycles ever to hit the road. You can cook on them, and some of them even let you […]

Brothers and Speed Freaks Assault Bonneville on Their Classic Triumphs 0

Brothers and Speed Freaks Assault Bonneville on Their Classic Triumphs

Tyler and Kyle Malinky are brothers in pure speed. The pair spent the last year assembling and tweaking two vintage Triumph motorcycles that they raced at Bonneville Salt Flat Speed Week in Bonneville, Utah. Tyler and Kyle are the majordomos at Lowbrow Customs, in Medina, an Internet-based retailer that specializes in parts and accessories for […]

Going Hard on Three Wheels 0

Going Hard on Three Wheels

Bill Chambers set a new international speed record for three-wheeled motorcycles this week by a Lehman trike at the Bonneville Salt Flats. The trike was “unmodified” excepting of course for a hopped-up custom power plant. If you’re thinking about going for a record at Bonneville and you can stand to be seen riding a “trike,” […]

Ten Tips To Avoid Frustration When Buying Motorcycle Insurance 0

Ten Tips To Avoid Frustration When Buying Motorcycle Insurance

It’s easy to get seriously frustrated when you’re in the process of buying motorcycle insurance, but have no fear, we can offer you ten simple tips to avoid paying high motorcycle insurance premiums, finding cheaper motorcycle insurance and getting the bike you want without breaking the bank for your insurance coverage. Here’s our top-ten list […]

Bike Find of the Day – 1928 Indian Inline Four Model 401 0

Bike Find of the Day – 1928 Indian Inline Four Model 401

You know you want it. With a load of engineering and design upgrades, the Indian Four was produced through 1943. The mid-thirties models featured a 77 cubic-inch 1300 cc engine, and were among the first models to feature battery ignition and 14 mm spark plugs instead of the usual 18. The best thing about these […]

The Best Touring Motorcycles From the Five Major Manufacturers 0

The Best Touring Motorcycles From the Five Major Manufacturers

If you’re on the hunt for a bike that will let you pile up the miles comfortably, you’ve got quite a task in front of you, but we’ve got a few suggestions that will help you make the right choice. Start with the major manufacturers like Yamaha, Honda, BMW, Ducati and Triumph. Yamaha has been  […]