Archive for the ‘Street Riding’ Category
It’s never been this easy to get on a new Harley motorcycle. Now until May 31, 2015, you can ride out of a Harley dealership on a Harley-Davidson Street 500 for just $99/month and $500 down. If you’ve had your eye on a Street 750, it’s just $110/month and $500.
The Street motorcycles are real steel, forged from the ground up to turn the urban grid into your personal playground. Complete with a liquid-cooled Revolution X engine, a light, nimble frame and an unholy amount of Dark Custom style. These bikes are built for you to rule the streets.
It’s not often that a late-night text message results in hundreds of women converging in the desert for a biker rally, but that’s exactly what happened when Anya Violet, 29, and Ashmore Ellis, 32, started chatting one summer night in 2013.
“Ashmore and I were texting each other, trying to pick a date that we could plan on going moto-camping,” says Violet, a fashion-design director who lives in Southern California. “We both knew a couple of other women who rode, so we thought we would … More
It’s one thing to write a new story, to start with a blank sheet and create something fresh from the ground up. This is how Polaris built its Victory brand, meeting with considerable success. This isn’t easy—not by a long shot—but there’s a certain freedom in doing things on your own terms, without history weighing a project down. Reviving the iconic Indian Motorcycle line—Polaris’ second motorcycle act—is something different altogether. Not only does the company have to create a new generation of compelling, marketable Indian motorcycles, but it also has to tend to all the memories, desires, and expectations—both good and bad—consumers inevitably associate with America’s oldest motorcycle brand. No easy job there … More
4800km via motorbike across Southeast Asia. Grand journey!