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One Man’s Love Affair with I-94

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It doesn’t matter if you ride a Harley-Davidson, Triumph, Victory, Gold Wing or BMW, there’s one thing that most agree on.  Riding the interstate is a necessary evil.  We do it when the dictates of time force us to. But… Continue Reading

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Victory Cross Country Tour

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A mischievous grin split my face as I approached the empty intersection a mile from my house.  Poor planning years ago had turned what should’ve been a mundane 3 way city intersection, into a quarter mile twisty motorcycle launch pad.… Continue Reading

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Mustang’s “Seats 101″ Course Goes Live

IRVINE, CA – June 26, 2011 – Mustang Motorcycle Seats is the latest leading brand to go live with an interactive online training program at Powersports University (www.PowersportsU.com. Unlike conventional sales seminars and training programs that require employees to leave the… Continue Reading

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Tornado Puts a Twist on Traditional Motorcycle Jackets

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Lake Forest, CA June 23, 2011 — Scorpion’s Tornado textile jacket puts a new spin on the traditional motorcycle jacket, combining top features with incredibly low prices. “This jacket has it all… waterproofing, CE-approved armor, you name it,” says Scorpion Sports Inc.… Continue Reading

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2010 Sportster “Forty-Eight”

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It was a perfect fall day . . . not a cloud in the sky, with the temperature around 70 degrees.  The colors of the trees were just reaching their peak, and the red maples wore their crimson red leaves… Continue Reading

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Ducati Diavel launched in Spain

With my feet tucked up in a semi-race position, arms stretched out in front of me like a Streetfighter, and the Spanish road dividers beside me traveling backwards at over 120 mph, it feels more like being in the latest… Continue Reading

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The Everyday Bike for the Real World; 2011 Ninja 1000

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“A purpose-built sport bike for the street.” So you are getting older and your knees and back aren’t what they use be but you love sport bikes. You grew up with your wrists down, rear end up, and as far… Continue Reading

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2011 Star Stryker- Affordable Attitude

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Sitting in the press meeting at the historic Driskol Hotel in Austin, Texas, preceding the first ride of the new Stryker 1300, there are familiar faces wearing Star shirts. Long-term employees and lifelong motorcyclists, I’m among designers, product planners, accessory… Continue Reading

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Sedona on a Yamaha Super Tenere

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By Neale Bayly. Photos by Tom Riles and Brian J Nelson. “You motorcycle guys have got life figured out.” I heard that while talking with a corporate executive the other day.  His short statement caught me by surprise.   He… Continue Reading

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2011 Kawasaki ZX10

By Neale Bayly Photos by Brian J Nelson. “It’s got a petrol engine son.” I’ve always imagined the moment in the future when my grandkid is in my garage asking me what the weird looking two-wheeled machine is in the corner.… Continue Reading