AMA Motorcycle Hall Of Fame Announces 2012 Nominees

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The American Motorcycle Heritage Foundation (AMHF) is proud to announce the 2012 nominees for induction into the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame. The names of 26 individuals, each highly accomplished in the sport, business and lifestyle of motorcycling, compose the ballot from which the class of 2012 will be selected for induction into the Hall […]

Du Pont Motorcycle Collection Sells For More Than $1 Million

The world-famous Du Pont family sold off their motorcycle collection for more than $1 million, reports AllAboutBikes. The final tally of revenue generated by the auction exceeded pre-sale estimates by more than double. The priciest items in the auction were definitely the Indian motorcycles, many of which were kept pristine over the years. A 1906 […]

Du Pont Family To Auction Off A Number Of Classic, Vintage, And Rare Motorcycles

The Du Pont family recently announced that they will be auctioning off 50 historic motorcycles at the second annual Bonhams Las Vegas Motorcycle Sale this January. According to Motorcycle Cruiser, the DuPont family invested in the Indian Motorcycle Company in 1923, and took charge of the business in 1929, so it’s no surprise that a […]

Polaris Acquires Indian, Plans to Revitalize Classic Brand

ATV and motorcycle manufacturer Polaris has announced that it has acquired the Indian brand of motorcycles, positioning the company to take a greater share of the popular cruiser bike segment in America. Indian was the first American motorcycle manufacturer, although the original company went out of business in 1953. In 2006, the brand was restarted […]

Bikers to reenact “Cannonball Run” on vintage cruiser bikes

A group of bikers are poised to recreate Erwin “Cannonball” Baker’s historic cross-country ride from Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, to Santa Monica, California. According to the Calgary Herald, the riders will cover over 3,250 miles following Cannonball’s original route. In 1914, he set a record by crossing the country in 11 days on the back […]