News Feeds

News of interest to motorcycle enthusiasts

Sunday, 31 July 2016 20:39

Sisters Ride: 100 years later, motorcycle sisters ride again

Written by http://www.latimes.com

Sisters RideOn July 4 exactly a century ago, sisters Augusta and Adeline Van Buren left Brooklyn, N.Y., headed for San Francisco on a pair of 1000cc Indian “moto-cycles.”

Politically inclined and media savvy, the young suffragettes hoped that their coast-to-coast ride would convince the American military brass to use women in its armed forces as messengers and dispatch riders. READ ON

Login to post comments