2011 Harley-Davidson Softail
The Harley-Davidson Dark Custom line of motorcycles, which first appeared four years ago, has been a blessing to the younger rider set. Blacked out and minimalistic, the Dark Customs exude a sense of old-skool nostalgia with a touch of modern moto-enhancements like optional ABS and an H-D security system.
Motorcycle Helmet Review
It’s been five years since German helmet manufacturer Schuberth has had U.S. distribution, and it seemed like forever to some of us. Having parted ways with their previous U.S. distributor, the nearly 90-year old company regrouped and decided to do it right.
The public will get their first look at the BRP Can-Am Spyder Hybrid Concept at the International Motorcycle Show (IMS) in New York City this weekend, Jan. 21-23.
The BRP booth will be located near the welcome center of the the Progressive International Motorcycle Show, hosted at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 655 W. 34th St., NY.
You may know Molly Culver from her days as a fashion model or from when she broke into the mainstream as an actress on the TV show V.I.P. with Pamela Anderson. Well, since you are reading Ultimate Motorcycling you might also know her from the many motorcycle-related things she has done. Molly hosted the show Dirt Bike Adventures on The Outdoor Network as well as AMA Supermoto races.
RoadLoK Security announces the release of their newest anti-theft locking system–the RoadLoK XGC for 2001-2010 Honda Gold Wing.
"We’re always looking to develop new locking systems for bikers who demand this level of protection; they understand the benefit of using a system like the RoadLoK", offered Matt Tomosivitch, RoadLoK Security’s Chief Engineer. "Our customers wouldn’t put things like disc locks or padlocks on their rotors–they’re sophisticated riders looking for a sophisticated security solution!"
Weekly Motorcycle Radio Show
This week’s special guest is not only quicker than either Bill or Todd, but she’s also faster… And she can prove it! Two-time World Land Speed Record holder and professional NHRA Pro-Stock Motorcycle Drag Racer Valerie Thompson takes time out of her busy schedule to visit with the Blockhead Boys this week and chat about how she got started racing and what it’s like to pull over 3 g’s from a standing start.
A landmark exhibition by Ronald Bajorek Jr of vintage motorcycles as well as motocycle ephermera and memorabilia will open August 18th at The Gallery of The Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester. Photos titled, "Cycles of Life" by local photographer, Garry Geer will also be featured.
August 18th , 2009-September 10th, 2009, Rochester, NY
Raw & Beautiful: The Motorcycle as Art
The Gallery at The Arts & Cultural Council
277 N Goodman St
Jorge Lorenzo, one of MotoGP’s most exciting racers, stopped in at the D-Store in San Francisco prior to the 2009 Laguna Seca motorcycle race. Thanks to his Dainese sponsors we had a chance to grab an exclusive interview with the young Yahama Factory MotoGP racer.
Ducati North America is delighted to announce a significant boost in market share across the United States for the first quarter of 2009. Despite adverse market conditions and a drying up of consumer credit, Ducati is attracting a bigger share of the market than ever before.
"Ducati has come a long way in the last couple of years," said Michael Lock CEO of Ducati North America. "We have introduced business improvements, developed market leading bikes, dominated international road racing and are very focused on the needs of our growing customer base.