An open letter to every person I meet who finds out I ride a motorcycle

This is definitely worth sharing… By Carter Edman Let me stop you right there, mmmm-kay? I can tell by that little intake of breath what’s coming next. Thank you in advance, but I already know that motorcycles are “dangerous.” After nearly twenty years of riding on the streets, I am aware; telling me now will... Read more »

Motorcycle washed on shore in Canada from Japan tsunami

Motorcycle washed on shore in Canada from Japan tsunami
This story is too powerful not to share. I have been following it for some time. On April 18th Peter Mark was riding his ATV on Graham Island in Canada, when he cam upon a small storage container that had washed on shore. Inside the container he discovered a heavily rusted Harley Davidson with license plates from... Read more »

May Is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Look Out For Motorcyclists Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month is a national initiative, supported by federal, state and local highway safety, law enforcement, and motorcycle organizations aimed at getting motorists and motorcyclists to “share the road” with each other. During this time – and during the rest of the year – motorists and other road users... Read more »
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Chicago Summer Motorcycle Events

Chicago Summer Motorcycle Events
Midwestern motorcycle riders, do NOT miss these events: www.tonupchicago.com  

BUILD: Motorcycle Mentorship Program and the Chicago Connection

BUILD: Motorcycle Mentorship Program and the Chicago Connection
Jason Koschnitzke, owner of Mott0 Motorcycles in Chicago converted my 1972 CB 175 into a bad ass cafe racer (see pic). He had several challenges during the build, including outfitting the bike with a custom wood seat, and powder coating the rims and accents copper. He did a great job. www.mottomoto.com.  In his spare time Jason also volunteers... Read more »

Strange Motorcycle Picture of the Week

Strange Motorcycle Picture of the Week
I love this motorcycle. I wish it was mine.
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2012 Chicago International Motorcycle Show Feb 10-12

2012 Chicago International Motorcycle Show Feb 10-12
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center 5555 North River Road Rosemont, IL 60018 Show Hours Friday, February 10 3:00pm – 9:00pm Saturday, February 11 9:00am – 9:00pm Sunday, February 12 9:00am – 5:00pm http://www.motorcycleshows.com/chicago

Dakar Rally 2012

Dakar Rally 2012
The most grueling, dangerous and exciting rally in the world began today in Mar del Plata, Argentina. The Dakar Rally is a unique human exploit of which the history has been created in the heart of some of the world’s most stunning deserts and belongs to the world of the greatest sports challenges of our... Read more »

Iron & Air: New Online Motorcycle Magazine

Iron & Air: New Online Motorcycle Magazine
Iron & Air is an online magazine (launching soon) for motorcycle aficionados, inspiring daily through bike design, engineering, culture, lifestyle and the open road. Go to www.ironandair.com to be notified of its launch date.
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Kardashian Family Motorcycle Theme Christmas Card

Kardashian Family Motorcycle Theme Christmas Card
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