Tagged: Motorcycle Expos

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 […]

Six Dead in Unprecedented String of Biketoberfest Motorcycle Accidents 0

Six Dead in Unprecedented String of Biketoberfest Motorcycle Accidents

Six people had died because of motorcycle-related accidents at Biketoberfest over the weekend, and that represents the highest number of fatalities for Biketoberfest in the last five years. Five of the six people killed since Biketoberfest 2011 began over the weekend were riding motorcycles and one man was riding a motorized bicycle that crashed into […]

The Nine Greatest Places in the United States to Ride Your Motorcycle 0

The Nine Greatest Places in the United States to Ride Your Motorcycle

I’ve ridden all around the country, and I tend to prefer the Midwest for the all-round combination of scenery and the rugged landscape, but these destinations have their own special thrills to offer and come highly recommended. 9. The Tail of the Dragon, this stretch of US 129 is the 318-proof shot of twisties over […]

Harley-Davidson Love Ride – People All Over the World, Join In 0

Harley-Davidson Love Ride – People All Over the World, Join In

It’s the largest single day motorcycle-related fundraising event in the world, and it’s got some new friends. The Southern California Harley-Davidson Dealers Association is joining the 28th annual Love Ride as a major supporter and all 22 Harley-Davidson dealerships in the group are serving as launch points for the Oct. 23 ride. “The Love Ride […]

Bad Economy Forces Halt to Harley-Davidson Office Development Plans Near Museum 0

Bad Economy Forces Halt to Harley-Davidson Office Development Plans Near Museum

Harley-Davidson Inc. is dropping a plan to build new offices near the company’s museum, and the proposal would end Harley’s obligation to develop the buildings, totaling 100,000 square feet, on the parking lots it owns across from the museum. But backing out of the plan won’t come cheap, Harley-Davidson would pay the city $700,000 for […]

Mon Dieu! There Are Angry French Bikers on the Prowl, Mon Ami 0

Mon Dieu! There Are Angry French Bikers on the Prowl, Mon Ami

When the French get pissed about something, they storm the barricades. These French bikers are just plain pissed. The French plan to take to the streets again this coming weekend, and they’re being lead by the French Association of Angry Bikers (FFMC ). The groups allied in the protest have ambitious plans, among them road […]

Red Bull MotoGP Starts Tomorrow In Indianapolis – Schedule of Events 0

Red Bull MotoGP Starts Tomorrow In Indianapolis – Schedule of Events

There’s a brand new surface on the 16-turn, 2.6-mile road circuit at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway that incorporates part of the Speedway’s famous oval, and Team Ducati Rider Nicky Hayden was the first rider out to test the new circuit as he prepared for the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix August 26-28, 2011. A round […]