You frequently hear from opponents of mandatory motorcycle helmet laws that it should be a rider’s choice to wear helmets or not and I agree, but it is not. Today twenty-eight states and the District of Columbia have mandatory helmet laws, taking away a person’s choice to decide whether or not to use protective head […]
“I was researching a character for a novel who I wanted to be a motorcycle rider,”Bernadette Murphy tells me. “In order to do that accurately, I felt like I should know what it’s like to be on a motorcycle.” A creative writing professor at Antioch University in Los Angeles, Murphy had never actually hopped on a hog. But […]
We continue our tribute to this years amazing Sturgis Rally down in SD with the best of the best collected images from the best party down south. Remember to come back for part 3 later this week.
Ride Scorpio motorcycle tracker There have been lots of motorcycling apps developed for smartphones, but this is the first one we’ve seen that looks truly compelling. It uses GPS for sophisticated ride capture data—but it can also send you a text message if your bike is stolen, knocked over, or moved outside a pre-set area. The […]
Pope Francis, aka the coolest Pope ever on two-wheels, is auctioning off a Harley-Davidson Dyna Super Glide this February, and it can be yours (potentially). While we’re a little disappointed that the pontiff didn’t just don a skull facemask and head out on an adventure of papal proportions, we’re very pleased that the head of […]