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The Life Harley-Davidson by Darwin Holmstrom

The Life Harley-Davidson by Darwin Holmstrom Review | Rider’s Library

Darwin Holsmstrom’s "The Life Harley-Davidson," is about the brand's broader history and the cultural impacts of Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
Triumph Motorcycles Factory Visitor Experience McQueen

Triumph Motorcycles Launches Factory Visitor Experience

Triumph has launched a factory Visitor Experience that showcases Triumph’s 115-year history of not only motorcycles, but also racing and pop culture.
Honda’s March to Perfect the 500 Twin: 1975 CB500T

Honda’s March to Perfect the 500 Twin: VT500C vs CX/GL500C vs CB500T

The recent buzz about new 500 cc bikes like the new Honda Rebel and CB500F got me thinking about the Honda 500s I’ve had owned over the years.
Oscar Mayer Wienermobile, 1958

What do Hot Dogs, Hydra-Glides and Willie G. Have in Common?

Willie G. Davidson's first industrial design job was not with Harley-Davidson, but rather was working with designer of Wienermobile, Brooks Stevens.
Burt Munro: Indian Land Speed Record Stands After 50 Years

Burt Munro: Indian Land Speed Record Stands After 50 Years (Interview with Son)

we were surprised to learn that an official AMA Number 1 plate symbolic of holding a land speed record has never been issued to Burt Munro.
Motor Cycling Magazine, 1947 Look Back: British Motorcyclists Feel the Effects of WWII

Motor Cycling Magazine, 1947 Look Back: British Motorcyclists Feel the Effects of WWII

This rare issue of Motor Cycling magazine, dated September 4, 1947, tells the story of how British Motorcyclists felt the after effects of WWII.
John Surtees Dies: Only Person to Win Motorcycle GP & Formula One Titles

John Surtees Dies: Only Person to Win Motorcycle GP & F1 Titles

The only man to claim both motorcycle GP and Formula One championships, John Surtees, died at 83 March 10 in London's St. Georges Hospital.
Toyokawa Assembly Plant

Building the 2017 Suzuki GSX-R1000R | Suzuki Factory Visit

The employees at the Suzuki motorcycle factory take every aspect of its manufacturing very, very seriously. It is very striking to witness.
Kenny Roberts Yamaha OW01 Laguna Seca

Kenny Roberts Video Interview: 1980 Yamaha OW48R Exposed

We chatted with three-time GP Champion Kenny Roberts at the recent Arch Motorcycle track day, and he spoke of his career and his Yamaha YZR-500 OW48R!
Flying Merkel Twin 1913

Pre-World War II Motorcycles like Flying Merkel Twin to Vegas Bonhams

Many Pre-World War II motorcycles will highlight the Vegas Bonhams show, including an all-original, un-restored 1913 Flying Merkel Twin.
Tribute of McIntyre's 1957 TT 'Ton' Lap Set for Classic TT

Tribute of McIntyre’s 1957 TT ‘Ton’ Lap Set for Classic TT

To celebrate Bob McIntyre's first-ever 100mph lap at the Isle of Man TT in 1957, Michael Dunlop will pilot a replica Gilera at this year's Classic TT.
The Harley-Davidson and Indian Wars by Allan Girdler | Rider's Library

The Harley-Davidson and Indian Wars by Allan Girdler | Rider’s Library

Among legendary rivalries in motorcycle history, perhaps none has deeper roots than that between Harley-Davidson and Indian. Girdler tells the story.
Ducati Museum 916 Room 3

Ducati Museum Renovated for 90th Anniversary | Ceremony Photos & Video

As part of its 90th anniversary celebration, Ducati has restructured and renovated the Ducati Museum, which is located at Headquarters in Borgo Panigale.
Johnny Allen Triumph Streamliner land speed record holder

60 Years Ago, Johnny Allen Brought the World Motorcycle Speed Record Home

By today’s world speed record standards (376.363 mph), Johnny Allen’s 1956 record of 214.4mph seems tame. But it truly was a feat for Triumph and Allen.
Chrysler Sno-Runner Cryotherapy | Hope for Motorcyclist with Winter Doldrums

Chrysler Sno-Runner Cryotherapy | Hope for Motorcyclist with Winter Doldrums

Looking for ways to battle the winter motorcycle doldrums, Gary finds a Chrysler Sno-Runner to restore and ride - sure beats watching figure skating.