Indianapolis Museum’s Motorcycle Exhibit Features Famous Bikes And Fun Events

The Eiteljorg Museum in Indianapolis, Indiana, recently opened the doors to its latest exhibit, Steel Ponies. The show centers around the art, history and culture of motorcycles, and the opening night event drew a crowd of about 300 bike enthusiasts, according to IndyStar.com. There are 23 motorcycles on display, including one of the bikes Evel […]

The American Motorcyclist Association Celebrates April As ‘AMA Get Out And Ride!’ Month

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to launch “AMA Get Out and Ride! Month” for April 2012. Now in its second year, AMA Get Out and Ride! Month encourages motorcyclists everywhere to enjoy the thrill of motorcycling in the dirt and on the street. “There’s no better way to rekindle America’s ongoing love affair […]

Harley-Davidson’s Head Of Design To Retire Next Month After 49 Years

Harley-Davidson, Inc. will soon bid farewell to longtime employee Willie G. Davidson. Willie G., as he is known to his coworkers, was named after his grandfather and co-founder of Harley-Davidson William Davidson, so his ties to the motorcycling company run deeper than most. The 78-year-old has spent nearly 50 years as the company’s chief styling […]

Electric Motorcycles Gain Popularity As Gas Prices Rise

Rising gas prices have driven many motorists to purchase more fuel-efficient cars, and a similar trend is emerging among bikers. The Los Angeles Times reports this is one of the main reasons there has been a surge in the purchase of electric motorcycles lately. Hollywood Electrics, which specializes in electric bicycles and electric motorcycles, told […]

Die-Hard Motorcycle Enthusiasts Can Ride In Style All The Way To Their Graves

Joerg Grossman, a German motorcycle enthusiast, decided that a traditional hearse would not cut the mustard for a biker funeral and designed a motorcycle-based funeral vehicle. The Associated Press reports that Grossman started with a Kawasaki and added a sidecar fit to carry a coffin. He now has a patent for his design and 10 […]