Why We Ride Says, “Thank you, Dad.” + Video

  One of the primary themes in the movie, Why We Ride, is the role family plays in motorcycling. So, we shouldn’t be surprised that the producers have put together a collection of excerpts from the film to honor the primary force behind most motorcycling families, Dad. (Although we’d love for the average to swing towards […]

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Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials Set for Aug. 23-28

For those who dream of speed, Bonneville is a must attend event. For six days, August 23–28, 2014, the collective eyes of speed freaks world-wide will be focused on the famed Utah salt flats as constructors and riders race for national and world records at the recently renamed Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials. Continuing the relationship the American Motorcyclist […]

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2014 Season of Velocity’s What’s in the Barn? Premiers June 10

While some of you may think that the old saw about finding rare, valuable motorcycles in barns is an urban (rural?) legend, Velocity TV’s popular show What’s in the Barn? proves that these finds still out there, waiting to be uncovered. On Tuesday, June 10th, in celebration of the beginning of the show’s 2014 season, Velocity will broadcast back-to-back episodes […]

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MV Agusta Explains Loss of California License

Earlier this month, the Occupational Licensing division of the California Department of Motor Vehicles caused a bit of a kerfuffle in the motorcycle world when the agency’s monthly newsletter announced that MV Agusta had lost its license to sell motorcycles in the state of California. This is not the sort of announcement you’d expect about a well-known, premium brand of motorcycle. […]

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Americade 2014 Begins June 2nd

Billed as “the world’s largest multi-brand motorcycle touring rally,” Americade is a true rider’s rally. While some motorcycle events provide opportunities to stand around, eye expensive custom machines and talk about how much you love riding motorcycles, Americade offers a seemingly endless list of both organized and self-led rides through some of the most beautiful scenery the […]

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Why We Ride Award to Debut at 6th Annual Quail Motorcycle Gathering

The 6th Annual Quail Motorcycle Gathering will take place on May 17th in Carmel, CA from 10:00 am – 3:30 pm. This annual celebration of the past, present and future of motorcycling is renown for the quality of the machines on display. With categories running the gamut of motorcycling, attendees can expect to see some astounding motorcycles. To further the theme […]

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Braaper Bluetooth Speaker Designed for Motorcyclists

Here’s an interesting idea: Since exhaust notes are beautiful music to motorcyclists, why not play music from a speaker shaped like an exhaust tip? Well, moto-fans, Braaper has announced a limited time opportunity to buy the Braaper Bluetooth music player at a discount via the crowdfunding portal Limoney. Born of a collaboration between Maurizio Di Mauro, a web […]

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Harley-Davidson World Ride Scheduled for June 22–23

There’s something about sharing in a popular consciousness. Participating in an activity that is also taking place at the same time all over the world adds a special meaning to the event. Begun in 2008 by the Harley Owners Group as Million Mile Monday and renamed and enlarged in 2012 toHarley-Davidson World Ride, this event simply asks all “friends […]

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