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2021 Salt Lake City 1 Fantasy Supercross Tips (11 Fast Facts)

We are in the home stretch of the 2021 Monster Energy Supercross Championship Series. There are rounds on the next two Saturdays at Rice-Eccles...

2021 Atlanta 3 Fantasy Supercross Tips (11 Fast Facts)

Making Monster Energy Supercross predictions in 2021 is a tough job. Just when you think you have a bead on the 2021 Monster Energy...

2021 Atlanta 2 Fantasy Supercross Tips (10 Fast Facts + Track Map)

We are just barely catching our breaths from Atlanta 1 on Saturday, but Atlanta 2 beckons. There are four rounds to go in the...

2021 Atlanta 1 Fantasy Supercross Tips (11 Fast Facts + Track Map)

It’s time to get serious about the 2021 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship Series. Five races are remaining, spread across two venues—Atlanta Motor Speedway...
Lieback's Lounge: Attracting Young Riders to the 'Ugly' ADV Scene

Lieback’s Lounge: Attracting Young Riders to the ‘Ugly’ ADV Scene

When I opened the garage door and pushed my KTM 1190 Adventure R onto the driveway, I noticed a few clumps of ice-over snow...

Life Comes At You Fast: Ultimate Motorcycling Editor’s Letter, 4/21

One of my favorite sayings is, "Life comes at you fast." I do my best to slow it down, but I'm not always successful. When...

2021 Arlington 3 Fantasy Supercross Tips (11 Fast Facts)

With six rounds remaining in the 2021 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship Series, chaos and predictability continue to do battle. At A2, Ken Roczen...
With still-frozen Sunday Lake and a dazzling blue sky as background, my 1985 Honda VT500 Shadow was on the road for its first ride of 2021.

A Tale of Two First Rides—of 2021, That Is (Honda Magna, Yamaha Seca).

In less than 300 miles, spring looked like winter again Wouldn’t you think that after riding motorcycles for more than 47 years and snowmobiles and...

2021 Arlington 1 Fantasy Supercross Tips (7 Fast Facts)

It was a must-win night for Eli Tomac at Daytona, and the defending Monster Energy AMA Supercross Champion came through with a win. With...

A Motorcyclist’s Dream: Unstuck In Time On Two-Wheels

The sun is rising and the road ahead of me is perfect. I’m headed from the Salton Sea along Box Canyon Road to Joshua...

2021 Daytona Fantasy Supercross Tips (16 Fast Facts)

The Daytona Supercross is the midway point in the 2021 Monster Energy Supercross Championship Series. There are eight rounds in the book, and there...
Editor’s Letter, March 2021: Vive l'automatique!

Ultimate Motorcycling Editor’s Letter, March 2021: Vive l’automatique!

Testing the 2021 Honda Rebel 1100 DCT for this issue reminded me of something fundamental—motorcycles need to be accessible to new riders. Although we’ve...
Lieback’s Lounge: FTR—The Savior From Winter Misery?

Lieback’s Lounge: FTR—The Savior From Winter Misery?

When I found myself cleaning the tire treads on my Multistrada 1200, I knew the winter madness had returned.

2021 Orlando 2 Fantasy Supercross Tips (11 Fast Facts)

As the 2021 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship Series reveals itself, it continues to confound fantasy Supercross players at RMFantasySX.com. Patterns emerge, and then...
Harley-Davidson Magazine

85 Years Ago Harley Davidson’s New Models Would Knock Your Eyes Out!

85 years ago, amid worldwide doom and gloom, The Motor Company forged ahead. Harley-Davidson’s house magazine, Harley-Davidson Enthusiast, was first published in 1916. It would...