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Introduction To The Indian 101 Scout By Jay Leno

For most, the 101 Scout is the best Indian ever built and for sure one of the most iconic motorcycles. Racers in particular recognized the 101’s special qualities. Unfortunately this Indian model had only a four year production run. In this video, Jay Leno introduces you to his 1931 101 Scout and rides it, both […]

A Visit To Hazan Motorworks

The Musket by Hazan Motorworks is probably the closest you can find to the definition of motorcycle work of art. Brooklyn-based artist Maxwell Hazan hand-built this machine around a 1000cc v-twin engine created from 2 Royal Enfield 500cc engines. Aluminum bodywork massaged after creating wood templates is absolutely flawless and is conceived to emphasize the […]

Beverly Hills Board Track Racing (1921)

This board track competition took place on April 24, 1921, at the Beverly Hills Speedway in Los Angeles, California. Although created at the time to promote Indian bikes, the film survives today as an important document for the history of motorcycle racing. Not only does it capture the short-lived Beverly Hills Speedway (1920–24), hyped as […]

SlingshotX. An Epic Demonstration Of Polaris Slingshot’s Driving Capability

The Slingshot® is a three-wheeled motorcycle. It is not an automobile, it does not have airbags, and it does not meet automotive safety standards. This film, featuring 3-time U.S. rally cross champion and four-time X-Games gold medalist Tanner Foust, is an epic demonstration of Polaris Slingshot’s driving capability. Fasten your seat belt.

Today Harley-Davidson Kick-Starts A New Global Marketing Campaign To Inspire A New Generation Of Riders

“Don’t wait until the time is right to live your dream. Live your legend. The time is NOW” is the theme of Harley-Davidson newest global marketing campaign: “Live Your Legend.” The first commercial in a series – which features the new Harley-Davidson Low Rider® S motorcycle – focuses on the bond shared between a father […]

Daytona Victory Octane Launch Party And Guinness World Record For Longest Burnout. 2.23 Miles…

Last Saturday March 5th and after road testing in the morning the new Victory Octane (I will report soon), I went to the evening official launch party at the Main Street Station on Daytona Main Street. During the event featuring the lightest and most powerful and quickest motorcycle Victory has ever produced, the manufacturer announced, […]

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Motorcycling Or Boating This Weekend? The 1960’s Solution.

About Actor Ryan Reynold’s Passion For Riding With His Custom Triumph Thruxton

Besides being a very successful actor, Reynold happens to be a passionate of British motorcycles. In this video, Reynold talk about his meditative experience while riding, then discovers his Triumph Thruxton Cafe Racer customized by Dustin Kott from Los Angeles shop Kott Motorcycles.

The New 2016 Slingshot Limited Edition Has Arrived.

3 wheels. 2 seats. Polaris just introduced the new 2016 Polaris Slingshot lineup. It includes the limited edition white pearl SL featured in this video.

S&S Cycle Says Thank You To All Of You. Now Say Thank You To S&S.

The 207 mph V10 Powered Motorcycle

In the video below you will see the custom bike built by Englishman Allen Millyard in his suburban garage in Berkshire and using a 8.0-litre V10 engine from a Dodge Viper. Don’t ask me why? It has been clocked at 207 mph during a test at the Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground. And if you wonder, it’s […]

The New Victory Octane Model Is Coming February 19, 2016

On February 19, Victory Motorcycles will launch The Octane, a new modern “American Muscle” motorcycle. I can’t tell you more right now, but if you have read me attentively during the last 6 months and heard about the Project 156, then about the Ignition and Combustion custom bikes, you can guess what the new platform […]

Motorcycle Riding Humanoid Wants To Race Faster Than Any Racer

“I was created to surpass you” says the MotoBot. At the Las Vegas CES, the yearly world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, Yamaha unveiled its latest R&D tool to improve the performance of its motorcycles. The motorcycle-riding robot is challenging the best racers to set new speed […]

Triumph Makes Fun Of Itself And Gets More Respect…From Its Fans

In the commercial below paid and produced a few years ago by Triumph, but that most of you never watched, Triumph makes fun of itself with a very tongue in cheek tone. Instead of arguing that Triumph makes better motorcycles, the UK manufacturer turns into derision the competition always talking up their products. British humor?

Buffalo Chip Challenge™ To Prepare Next Generation of American Motorcycle Builders

The Sturgis Buffalo Chip® has kicked off what has for the past five years been helping shape the next generation of motorcycle industry experts with its Buffalo Chip Challenge industrial education and scholarship program. In partnership with some of the industry’s leading professionals, the Challenge program enables local high school students to take hold of […]

The Miracle Of Harley-Davidson Biker Claus

Norton Motorcycles. A Solid Come Back Story?

In 2008, entrepreneur Start Garner bought legendary British motorcycle manufacturer Norton. Buying norton took only 4 days from decision to deal completion. Garner got all the bike parts, 4 prototype bikes and all intellectual property rights. Reportly for a price in the single millions from a group of Americans (Norton had 3 different owners between […]

Bonneville Vanishing? Not In Brian Darwas’ New Hot Rod Documentary.

It’s no secret that the salt levels at Bonneville are being rapidly depleted through mineral mining in the area. Brian Darwas wanted to show the hard work, dedication, and passion that goes into not only building a car for Speedwell, but the lengths the drivers go to to get their cars out to the salt […]

Riding On The Most Dangerous Road

In Nepal, an Annapurna 2-way road between Besisahar and Manang with the reputation to be the most dangerous in the world. People with vertigo issues should not think about trying to ride it.

New Pirelli Night Dragon GT Tire For Cruiser And Touring Motorcycles. 20% More Mileage.

Pirelli has launched NIGHT DRAGON GT into the US market, a new tire for cruiser/touring/ motorcycles, offering the same performance of the NIGHT DRAGON, but with 20% more mileage. Using an advanced “Full Carbon Black” compound and new carcass materials, the NIGHT DRAGON GT provides an even longer lasting ride. The new NIGHT DRAGON GT […]

Sarah Lezito. Best Woman Stunt Rider.

The All-New Antics Of Full Throttle Saloon’s Michael Ballard On TV. Will Announce If Whether Of Not He Plans To Rebuild After Devastating Fire.

Beginning Tuesday, December 1 at 10/9c, 4 all-new episodes about the Sturgis Full Throttle Saloon will run on a new TV network I never heard about called Destination America. Destination America defines itself as an American digital cable and satellite television channel that is owned by Discovery Communications. The channel features lifestyle, historical and travel […]

2015 Orlando AIMExpo Overview By TC Bros

At the October AIMExpo, I met for the 1st time Tyler and Tim Cobb, the brothers at TC Bros who where displaying their latest custom parts. They got the good idea to shoot this short video to highlight some of the great new things happening at this show.

Harley-Davidson Asks You To Burn Your Clothes And To Reconnect With Your Inner Child.

This Harley-Davidson commercial produced in Germany won Advertising Cannes Festival “Lions Young Director Award” for Best Web Film on behalf of director Andreas Bruns. In 2 1/2 minutes, the film is telling the story of a white collar executive who strives to reconnect with his inner child. Working late, staring at office building bleak lights, the […]

New Triumph Bonneville Models To Be Unveiled October 28, 2015. Teaser Video.

The Triumph Bonneville. With 50 years of heritage, one of the most famous names in motorcycling. The new “Bonnies” are coming with everything that comes with modern engineering. It is rumored that the three 2016 models are getting larger size engines (current offering is 865 cc), tweaked for new European regulations and maybe liquid cooled. […]

Indian Scout “Black Hills Beast” Custom Motorcycle

You saw it unveiled in Sturgis and in my Sturgis Postcards Reports. This custom Indian Scout built by Doug Siddens and Nick Jaquez of forum Indian Motorcycles got a strong reception with several hundreds of attendees taking picture of themselves standing by it. The Black Hills Beast, based on a new 2015 Indian Scout, was customized […]

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