Today at Mugello, ahead of this weekend’s MotoGP race at the famous Italian racetrack, Team HRC unveiled its 2014 Dakar team and motorcycle. Interestingly, one person many thought could be a Red Rider this year after leaving KTM, Cyril Despres, will not be riding a Honda next year, instead joining Yamaha’s Dakar effort. However, […]
Florida’s Panama City Beach Motorcycle Rally Coming April 30th
That other big spring motorcycle gathering in Florida may get all the press, but that doesn’t mean that other rallies aren’t going on there. Case in point, Panama City Beach Motorcycle Rally gets under way just about three weeks from today.
The April 30th – May 4th, 2014 event kicks off with a party at the Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort and Tiki Bar, featuring the bands Mustang Sally and Big Engine. The event schedule for 2014 also includes daily poker runs to raise money for the Toys for Kids Foundation, one of the most prestigious charities in Bay County FL, which provides services to families with children to make Christmas a little brighter every year.
The Spring 2014 Ms. Newby’s Old School Bike Show is scheduled for Friday May 2nd from Noon to 6:00 PM and is being held in the memory of the show founder Scott Davis. The classes of bikes in the show include: Shovel Head, Custom Shovelhead, Stock Panhead, Custom Panhead, Antique American (Indian, Knucklehead Flathead, or other), British / European, Sportster (89 & Older), Metric / Other. Awards will be given to the winner and runner up in all classes with a People’s Choice also awarded.
The Spinnaker Beach Club will have its beach-front venue open featuring vendors like: Hot Leathers, Trick Lites, It’s a Steel Jewelry, Cross Creek Leather, Original Bike Spirits Shitzengiggles Leather Repair and Advanced Auto Parts. Nighttime activities include bands and DJs.
The Lucky 13 venue will have a stage filled with bands, day and night. The Thunder Thursday will also be held here.
For more information, visit the PCB Motorcycle Rally website.