On The Front Cover: Defending MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Superbike Champion Cameron Beaubier (1), Roger Hayden (95), and Josh Hayes (4) have all been winning races in one of the most competitive seasons ever. (Inset) Andrea Iannone (29) runs into the back of Jorge Lorenzo (99) during a MotoGP race, and both crash.
A ride is scheduled for Sunday to honor the life of a Minooka man killed in a motorcycle crash four years ago and criticize what they deem a lenient sentence for the driver responsible. “Justice For Ron Oswald” will begin at 10:30 a.m. July 17 when riders meet at Double J Sports Bar, 1001 Essington Road in Joliet, according to event organizers.
At 11 a.m. Saturday, motorcycle riders will rev their engines and set out for a 120-mile ride to raise money for victims of domestic violence. Registration for the New Hope for Tomorrow Ride 2016 opens at 9 a.m.
There has been a lot of talk going on about Royal Enfield working on a 750cc twin-cylinder engine. So here are a few spy shots of a Royal Enfield motorcycle carrying the all-new engine which it has been testing for a while now.
Each year the Kentucky Bike Rally in Sturgis, KY, brings thousands of motorcycles and motorcycle riders to the region. The event runs July 14-17 this year.
After hearing downtown merchants talk about the value of a car show in the Uptown Arts District, Mainstreet Association member Johnny Stimley, also owner of Ryan's Irish Pub, decided to organize one. "It's something people have been talking about for years," he said.
IF YOU'RE driving past Aussie World on Sunday morning don't be afraid. The hundreds of bikers you're likely to see riding in formation mean no harm. In fact, quite the opposite.
A proposal by a Cumbernauld firefighter has sparked a national initiative to reduce the number of motorcyclists being killed or injured in Scotland. The Biker Down programme sees firefighters working with bikers to reduce the number of tragedies involving motorcyclists.
The Yellow Jackets Motorcycle Club, 4888 Indian Hill Road SE, Uhrichsville, will host its eighth annual bike show beginning at noon Aug. 6. Public judging will take place from 1 to 3 p.m., and trophies will be awarded at 5 p.m. Entertainment will be provided from 1 to 6 p.m.
Mention Ducati and images of bright red sport bikes and superbike racing are conjured. These premium Italian motorcycles are essentially the two-wheeled equivalents of exotic high-performance cars, so imagining them venturing into black fly country after the pavement ends is a little outlandish.