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Rider’s Library | The Motorcycle World by Phil Schilling

Rider’s Library | The Motorcycle World by Phil Schilling

Motorcycle Library Retro Review Phil Schilling’s book, “The Motorcycle World,” was published in 1974 — the same year I bought my first real motorcycle. But...

Ducati Releases “Authentic Italian Performance” Video

Ducati Heritage Video Ducati's latest video attached below, "Ducati Motor. Authentic Italian Performance," glorifies the passion built into the iconic motorcycle brand through racing. From images...

‘The Missing Link’ Documents 1913 Harley 9G Motorcycle Truck

1913 Harley-Davidson 9G Motorcycle Truck (Forecar) The Edge Ltd., producer of Hogslayer: The Unapproachable Legend, the true-life story of the world famous dual-engine Norton dragster,...

2013 AMA Motorcyclist of the Year: Larry Little

AMA Motorcyclists of the Year The American Motorcyclist Association announced today its AMA Motorcyclist of the Year: AMA Life Member Larry Little. Little, vice president and...
Lichter’s "Built for Speed - Race Inspired Motorcycles and Art" to Sturgis

Lichter’s Built for Speed – Race Inspired Motorcycles and Art to Sturgis

Michael Lichter's 14th Annual "Motorcycles as Art" Exhibition At the Buffalo Chip "Built for Speed - Race Inspired Motorcycles and Art" is the title of...

McQueen’s 1946 Indian Chief to Auction America | Motorcycle History

Steve McQueen's 1946 Indian Chief Photos & History Auction America has something unique going on the block at its first-ever California auction Aug. 1-3 at...
100 Motorcycles 100 years - the First Century of the Motorcycle

100 Motorcycles 100 Years – Rider’s Library

Motorcycle Library Retro Review The argument can accurately be made that motorcycles actually began to appear prior to the 1900 start date of the collection...

RSD BMW Concept Ninety | Photo Gallery (16 Images)

Roland Sands Design BMW Concept At the 2013 Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este in Lake Coma, Italy, BMW unveiled something new that pay tribute to one...

Bennetts 500cc Classic TT Rider Lineup Confirmed

2013 Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts The inaugural Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts is set to open with a sensational line up in...

Harley-Davidson | Buckboard Engine History

Motorcycle History

From 1905 to 1908, The Harley-Davidson Motor Company sold the Buckboard motor. Like the later industrial motors of the late 1920s and early 1930s, the buckboard motors could be used in various ways including marine applications.

Suzuki to Celebrate 50th Anniversary at Indy MotoGP

Suzuki Motorcycle Sales In the early 1960s, the American motorcycle market was ruled by Harley-Davidson with its Fl 74 models and Sportsters. But the pressure...

Legends and Heroes Tour Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Supercross

2014 Legends and Heroes Tour The Legends and Heroes Tour was first conceived in 2009 to supply vintage bikes for the Supercross and Motocross series...
Malcolm Smith's 1970 Husqvarna 400 Cross from On Any Sunday

Malcolm’s ‘On Any Sunday’ Husky to AMA Hall of Fame

Arguably the most iconic film in motorcycling, “On Any Sunday” helped promote the way of BRAAAP to thousands of youngsters and adults. The film, produced...
Classic Harleys: Rare & Collectible Harley-Davidson Classics | Review

Classic Harleys: Rare & Collectible Harley-Davidson Classics | Review

Rider’s Library Review Neale and Viv Brumby are by their own admission “passionate” about riding and publishing exceptional everything about Harley-Davidson. Indeed, they are the publishers...
1950’s Motorcycle Racing Star Geoff Duke Passes at 92

1950’s Motorcycle Racing Star Geoff Duke Passes at 92

The 1950s are considered the Golden Age of motorcycle racing, and one man has a huge role in this - Britain’s Geoff Duke. From his...