In 1914 the city of Dodge City, Kansas held a motorcycle race, the Dodge City 300, attracting over 17,000 spectators. By 1921 there were more than 20,000. The race was held on a two-mile dirt oval and was sanctioned by the FAM (Federation of American Motorcyclists). Many manufacturers of the time attended, including Excelsior, Indian, […]
World-famous Motojournalist Book Signing in Long Beach
The world’s most prolific and widely read motojournalist, Alan Cathcart, will be in Southern California this week to sign his new book, “American Dream Bikes.” Cathcart, known in the industry as “Sir Al” for his remarkable access to exotic bikes and global reputation, has put together a compelling exploration of 24 motorcycles that are some of the most innovative and extraordinary American-built bikes we’ve ever seen.
Cathcart will be at Yellow Devil Gear Exchange in Long Beach from 6-8 pm on Thursday, April 7. Yellow Devil is a new company that sells new and pre-owned riding apparel and accessories on consignment.
Copies of Cathcart’s book will be available and free refreshments will be served at Yellow Devil, located at 2841 E. Broadway in the heart of Long Beach, California, 90803. The store can be reached at 562-856-1248.