Lillian LaFrance was born as Lillian Ossage, but she changed her last name when she got into riding in motordromes. In 1916, she ran away from home in Kansas to be part of a traveling carnival. Eventually, La France became one of a very limited number of women stunt riders and was the most popular […]
My last article with pictures was an overview of some of the attractions that you can see at the 2016 Thunder Beach Spring Rally in Panama City Beach, which will be held April 27-May 1, 2016. One big draw, and you can see why, are the smokin’ hot girls. A few of the events for […]
The 2015 Polaris Slingshot is a three-wheeled, open-topped roadster. My knee-jerk reaction at first sight: Oh, it wants to be a KTM X-Bow. But, as you’ll see once I get into the specs and pricing, that’s not quite the case. It’s being marketed and licensed as a motorcycle, not a car—something that is already stirring […]
“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.