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Wednesday, 20 April 2016 12:40

Harley-Davidson US sales slump, profits slip

news feeds icon 150Harley-Davidson reaffirmed its guidance for motorcycle shipments in 2016 at 269,000-274,000 units, up to 1%-3% year over year. Earnings per share (EPS) hit the gas however, climbing 7.1 per cent to $1.36 from $1.27 previous year, beating a poll of 19 analysts by Thomson Reuters who had expected $1.30 per share for the quarter.

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Wednesday, 20 April 2016 12:35

The Nevada track where motocross dreams never die

motocrossOn race days everyone from octogenarians to local moms bond over a shared love for living out their motocross dreams
Richard Lyons’ first motorcycle ride was a short one. It involved riding a borrowed bike down the street far enough to realize he couldn’t stop it, going over a curb and crash landing between two homes.

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Officials stress safetyWallingford police spokeswoman Lt. Cheryl Bradley said the department tends to see an increase in motorcycle accidents in correlation with warmer weather. Speed is also usually a factor in most accidents.

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Wednesday, 20 April 2016 06:11

Adventure Rally Targets Women And Families

Adventure Rally TargetsPat Jacques and Power World motor sports are organizing the first-ever motorcycle adventure rally targeting women and families. To be held July 21-24, 2016, in Granby, Colorado, the event will include classroom sessions as well as on-range dirt bike essentials and adventure essentials rider training.

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Monday, 18 April 2016 09:27

CMA merges motorcycles, mission

motorcycles, missionKIRKVILLE — Don Kirchner looks every inch the biker, even when wearing a black sport coat to give a sermon at Kirkville Community Church on Sunday. Kirchner is a bit more than six feet tall, bald and bearded. Rings on his fingers and in his ears, with tattoo ink peeking out from the right sleeve of his coat.

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news feeds icon 150FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) - A large group of motorcycle enthusiasts gathered at the Illinois Road Lucky Harley Davidson Saturday afternoon for the 2nd annual Spring Opener. Blacktop Mafia MC teamed up with Lucky Harley Davidson for the event.

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Red River Motorcycle ShowGrand Forks, ND (WDAY/WDAZ TV) - The Red River Valley Motorcycle Show filled the Alerus Center in Grand Forks with roaring engines this weekend.. As the weather warms up, more people are pulling out their bikes and safety instructors warn that riders need to have more than just a helmet on to stay safe.

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news feeds icon 150Warmer temperatures mean drivers will be sharing the road with more motorcyclists. No matter how many wheels you take out on the road – motorcycle safety is known as a shared responsibility for both motorcyclists and drivers.

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Indian MotorcycleAlough Indian Motorcycle holds bragging rights as the first American motorcycle brand—it was founded in 1901, two years before Harley Davidson in 1903—it still trails Harley in terms of sales and visibility. To attract more fans, Indian is focusing on its heritage and on driving foot traffic into stores.

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humourTAMPA -- A YouTube video shows a scary road rage situation that appears to happen on the Tampa side of the Courtney Campbell Causeway. The video starts innocently enough, with motorcycle riders driving down the road. Moments later, a red BMW shows up on the screen and appears to cut off one of the riders.

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