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You’ll Need To Win The Lotto To Afford This Custom Bike

Lauge Jensen, the Denmark-based maker of customized motorcycles, recently sold what is believed to be the most expensive bike (of current production) ever. “Goldfinger” recently sold to an unnamed buyer for $850,000.  The bike is gold plated, and covered with… Continue Reading

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Peterson Museum Throws Motorcycle Icon a Birthday Bash

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Los Angeles, Calif. (June, 2013) – Few, if any, have had a more prolific and respected career in custom motorcycle building than Arlen Ness, and the Petersen Automotive Museum is thrilled to honor the man himself and his creations with a… Continue Reading

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Historical Two-Wheeled Road Trips for 2013

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Motorists aren’t fully experiencing the scenic vistas of the world behind a pane of glass. To fully enjoy the idiosyncratic terrain and climates of earth, one must ride by motorcycle. You’d be doing a disservice to the following routes by… Continue Reading

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And You Call Yourself A Biker?

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The Oxford English Dictionary, (OED) was started four years before the outbreak of the Civil War, and according to the Guinness Book of World Records, it is the world’s most comprehensive single-language dictionary in print.  The online edition receives 2 million hits… Continue Reading

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AMA National Convention at Americade kicks off in Lake George, N.Y.

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PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to recognize the start of Americade, an AMA National Convention, which will run June 7-11 in Lake George, N.Y. Attracting motorcyclists on all types of bikes, especially tourers, sport-tourers and cruisers, Americade offers some… Continue Reading

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H-D Hits the Road this Summer With Willie Nelson’s Country Throw-down Tour

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MILWAUKEE (May 23, 2011) – Two American icons, outlaw country music and Harley-Davidson Motor Company, launch the summer concert season this Memorial Day weekend with Willie Nelson’s Country Throwdown tour. This second annual outdoor music tour mixes some of the hottest young… Continue Reading

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Love bug season in Southwest Florida is a stubborn, sticky time for drivers who have to scrape insect debris off the front of the car to avoid paint damage. But try getting them out of your beard. “When I go… Continue Reading

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WSP Police Drop BMW for Honda Motorcycles

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Ninety years ago, the Washington State Patrol was formed with troopers riding Indian motorcycles. The iconic bikes were replaced in recent years with BMW motorcycles for the state’s 43 troopers that ride on two wheels. Now, those troopers are getting new rides: the WSP… Continue Reading

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Vespa Taps Budget-Minded MintLife to Help Consumers Plan a Cleaner, Cheaper Transportation Future

        NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 –  Vespa USA is joining forces with MintLife, the award-winning blog of Mint.com, the free personal finance website that helps budget-minded Americans track and manage their money.  To encourage consumers to rethink their… Continue Reading