Fast Motorcycle Industry News

cyril-Huze-fast-newsIndian Official Motorcycle Brand Of 2015 Hollister Freedom Rally. Indian Motorcycle is named the Official Motorcycle of the 2015 Hollister Freedom Rally, which takes place July 3-5 in downtown Hollister, Calif. Kevin Reilly, Director of Sales for Indian Motorcycle, says “Indian Motorcycle is very proud to be the official motorcycle of the Hollister Freedom Rally this July 4th. As America’s first motorcycle company, we have a shared history with long-running events like the Hollister Freedom Rally in bringing people together from all over the world to share in the American V-Twin experience and culture. This particular event and location have played an integral role in the development of the “American Biker” movement and we are beyond excited to be participating and partnering with the community and our dealers to bring an iconic brand like Indian Motorcycle to an iconic rally like Hollister.” For additional information regarding the VIP Registration Package, events and vendor space, visit

Racer Kocinski And Harley Executive Richard Teerlink Named To AMA Hall Of Fame. Motorcycle road racer John Kocinski and former Harley-Davidson Motor Co. President, CEO and Chairman Richard Teerlink have been elected to the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Class of 2015. “These two men represent the best of motorcycling — John through his performance on the track and Richard through his performance in the executive suite,” said Ken Ford, a member of the Hall of Fame executive committee and treasurer of the AMA board of directors. “It will be my honor to welcome both of them into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame this October.” Kocinski and Teerlink will be inducted at the 2015 AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Oct. 17 in Orlando, Florida.

Indian Motorcycle Riders Group launches in EMEA. The number of Indian Motorcycle owners outside of the USA has now grown to the point where they can now become part of the existing Indian Motorcycle Riders Group (IMRG). The USA already has a well-established Indian Motorcycle Riders Group (IMRG) and now Indian Motorcycle owners living in Europe, the Middle East and Africa can join in. ust as in the USA, IMRG members in EMEA will be able to join a local ‘chapter’, which will be based at Indian Motorcycle dealerships. These dealerships will then become the hub of activity for owners in each of the countries throughout the EMEA region.

3 Responses to “Fast Motorcycle Industry News”

  1. 1 Rodent Jun 27th, 2015 at 8:28 am

    The MoCo was offered the oportunity to partisapate in the 50th celebration of the July 4th 1947 incident in 1997 and they declined then and every year there after. So, it’s no wonder that Polaris jumped on the oportunity with their Indian brand.

  2. 2 Woody's Jun 27th, 2015 at 9:29 am

    One man’s leftovers is another’s “opportunity”. Both Indian and H-D have been ragged on here for being corporate sponsors at various rallies, at the end of the day it’s really just advertising and who you like best.

  3. 3 Blackmax Jul 1st, 2015 at 4:59 pm

    Well Said, Woody !!!

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