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Polaris Is Shutting Down Victory Motorcycles

Victory. Defeat. Polaris Industries Inc. announced today that it will begin shutting down the Victory Motorcycles brand. After struggling to be successful while faced with the pressures of a challenging motorcycle market, Victory has admitted defeat. During the process of winding down Victory, Polaris will provide assistance to dealers to sell through existing inventories. Polaris [...]

By |2018-04-09T11:22:05+00:00January 9th, 2017|Categories: News/Events Articles, Uncategorized, V-Twin|32 Comments

J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Washington D.C. Results

Last Year’s National Champion, Jeremy Cupp, takes Freestyle Win in Washington D.C. The J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show is the nation’s largest motorcycle builder competition series featuring more than 350 motorcycles and the talents of dozens of local builders at each of the 7 Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS). These elite-level, custom motorcycle [...]

By |2017-01-25T12:12:05+00:00January 9th, 2017|Categories: News/Events Articles|Comments Off on J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Washington D.C. Results

Motorcycles in the U.S. Military

Motorcycles in the U.S. Military The military has always used modern advancements in technology to gain the advantage. In the early 1900’s, America was leading the world in motorcycle technology. So, it’s no surprise that the U.S. Military has taken advantage of the speed and agility of our favorite two-wheel machines throughout history in wartime [...]

Bridgestone Breaks Into the American Cruiser Market with the Battlecruise H50

Bridgestone Breaks Into the American Cruiser Market with the Battlecruise H50 When choosing tires for your cruiser, you quickly learn that there’s only a few brands in the market to choose from. Bridgestone is now giving American V-twin riders more options with the launch of their Battlecruise H50. Whether you ride a Harley-Davidson, Indian, or [...]

Around The News – August 12 2016

Here are five things that appeared this week in the clutter of information overload that are worth sharing with our readers: Honda's new NC750X motorcycle will be available with an automatic, dual-clutch transmission - reported in Global Mail from Canada Harley-Davidson continues to slide in market share, helping Polaris Industries, especially Indian Motorcycles - The [...]

Around the News – August 5 2016

  Here are five things that appeared this week in the clutter of information overload that I found worthy of sharing with our readers: A great response to the claim "I didn't see him" - Windsor Star On August 1, lane splitting in CA got one step closer to becoming legal - LaneSplittingIsLegal.com The Harley-Davidson [...]

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Around The News – July 29 2016

Here are five things that appeared this week in the clutter of information overload that I found worthy of sharing with our readers: Indian Motorcycles goes high-tech for 2017 with new Infotainment feature - Fox Business Speaking of Indian, the 2017 line up looks impressive - Indian Motorcycles For a good laugh, read the top [...]

By |2016-07-29T09:01:40+00:00July 29th, 2016|Categories: News/Events Articles|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Around The News – July 29 2016

Around The News – July 22 2016

  Here are five things that appeared this week in the clutter of information overload that I found worthy of sharing with our readers: Polaris continues to give Harley stiff competition - they just made #2 on Industry Week's list of Top 50 Manufacturers - Industry Week Triumph Bonneville T120 named Motorcycle of the Year [...]

By |2016-07-22T08:19:57+00:00July 22nd, 2016|Categories: News/Events Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Around The News – July 22 2016

Sturgis Bike Week 2016

  The Black Hills Motorcycle Classic, more commonly known as Sturgis Bike Week, starts for the 76th year on Aug 8. An icon in the motorcycle community, Sturgis is the place to party and people watch, ride the scenic Black Hills, and pick up new parts and gear. And what better place to get those [...]

By |2016-07-19T14:14:53+00:00July 14th, 2016|Categories: News/Events Articles|Comments Off on Sturgis Bike Week 2016

Around The News – July 8

  Here are five things that appeared this week in the clutter of information overload that I found worthy of sharing with our readers: Cliff Vaughn, of iconic "Captain America" chopper from the film Easy Rider, passed away - American Iron Magazine Victory Motorcycles celebrated 18 years of success on July 4 - Victory Motorcycles [...]

By |2016-07-08T09:53:42+00:00July 8th, 2016|Categories: News/Events Articles|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Around The News – July 8