Corbin Press Release: Corbin announced today that they will have all types of entertainment ranging from live music to custom bike shows to filling your stomach on all kinds of food at Corbin’s 4th Annual Rider Appreciation Day on Friday and Saturday, July 5 & 6th, 2013. Last year, Corbin had thousands of riders show [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
The 1 Moto Press Release: The One Motorcycle Show was born from the idea that every bike was built, restored, or preserved for a reason. The One Motorcycle Show is not about rules or pre-conceived notions because their is no right or wrong way to build a bike. It’s about motorcycles with a purpose and [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Everything motorcycle in one place at one time every year? That’s the aim behind the American International Motorcycle Expo, says Larry Little, former CW publisher who is now vice president and general manager of the Motorcycle Group for the Expo’s producer, Marketplace Events. “The show’s purpose is to serve as the catalyst to bring together [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Class on the Grass How to improve a golf club: Add hundreds of vintage bikes and a few of motorcycling’s stars.
Photographer : Andrew Wheeler, Mark Hoyer
Nothing against golf, but lush green lawns look significantly better decorated with fantastic machinery than by a bunch of white plastic balls. The fourth annual Quail Motorcycle Gathering at the Quail Lodge in Carmel Valley, California, matured this year, with a larger crowd than ever, a broader, bigger selection of machinery and a better-than-ever overall [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Crocker Motorcycle Company Resurrected There’s even an actual motorcycle, you’ll just have to wait for your T-shirt.
After nearly twelve years of hassles, legal setbacks, a change of countries, and one nasty recession, a brand-new Crocker Big-Tank motorcycle has emerged from a hangar in SoCal. Michael Schacht is at no loss for words in describing the ordeal he’s overcome to reach the point of turning a key, kicking over the 80 cubic-inch [...]Read Full Post | Comments(1)
The Monterey Peninsula is home to the finest events in automotive sports and culture. The biggest attractions, the Quail Motorsports Gathering, the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance and Historic Racing at Laguna Seca during Classic Car Week in August, are world renowned. We motorcyclists have a history and cultural heritage on par with the cars and, [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
AKRAPOVIC MORSUS Akrapovic issues a corporate statement in carbon fiber, titanium and stainless: Morsus.
Photography by Jeff Allen When Akrapovic wanted to do something special to announce its arrival in the custom exhaust marketplace (read: Harley-Davidson), it did what it’s good at and built something special using the materials it’s known for. Thus, the Morsus is a study intitanium, stainless steel and carbon fiber. Tomaž Capuder of Dreamachine Motorcycles [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Photography by Jeff Allen After only a couple days in Milano at the world’s biggest motorcycle show, in the world’s hippest fashion capitol, I have to say I have never felt so short, old, unkempt and uncool in my entire life. I don’t know what they feed the Italian women to make them grow so [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Halloween is fun, Thanksgiving’s nice and it’s like Christmas every day when you ride motorcycles. But what keeps us two-wheel enthusiasts awake in our footie pajamas, filled with expectations, and kicks off our holiday season every November is the annual pilgrimage to EICMA—the Esposizione Internazionale del Ciclo e Motociclo! That’s the International Exposition of Bicycles [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
2011 Cycle World Rolling Concours The CW Rolling Concours returns. Who knew what great bikes lurked in the shadow of the Speedway?
Register for the 2012 Cycle World Rolling Concours brought to you by BikeBandit.com. Well, Editor Mark Hoyer and I were a fine pair at our own Rolling Concours at the Indy MotoGP this year, what with no vintage bikes to ride. Mark had planned to ship his 1958 Triumph out from California, but the magneto [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)