Harley-Davidson Leads Convey Of First Responders And Military Around Daytona International Speedway

Harley-Davidson Leads Convey Of First Responders And Military Around Daytona International Speedway

From a Harley-Davidson press release: At a venue known for speed – Daytona International Speedway – Harley-Davidson took a moment to slow down and say “thank you,” inviting a group of military personnel and first responders to take an unforgettable ride around the “World Center of Racing” during the 75th Annual Daytona Bike Week. Now through the end of 2016, all current and former U.S. military, and first responders, including law enforcement officers, firefighters and…

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Hybrid vehicles report movie at the 34th Bangkok International Motor Show

Hybrid vehicles report movie at the 34th Bangkok International Motor Show

Toyota Motor Thailand http://www.toyota.co.th/en/index.php Toyota Global Website http://www.toyota-global.com/ The 34th Bangkok International Motor Show http://www.toyota-global.com/events/motor_show/2013/bangkok/booth/ Toyota Global Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ToyotaSpecialShowroom Toyota Global Google+ https://plus.google.com/+toyota/ Video Rating: / 5

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All-Girl Race Team To Appear At New York International Motorcycle Show

From a MotoGirl GT press release: The lady racers of MotoGirl GT Race Team will be attending the Progressive International Motorcycle Show December 11-13th at the Javits Convention Center in New York, NY. Team members will be located at the MotoGirl GT/ Evolve GT booth available to sign autographs and interact with fans. MotoGirl GT has a full season planned for 2016 competing in the AMA sanctioned ASRA National Team Challenge Endurance Race series aboard a…

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International Motorcycle Show Long Beach 2015!

International Motorcycle Show Long Beach 2015!

Another thing the interwebs have diluted a tad is SoCal’s local International Motorcycle Show, the one that kicks off new-motorcycle fever in Long Beach, California, every November. Now that we get to see nearly all the new bikes the week before from Milano, it’s slightly anticlimactic. Only slightly, though. It’s still a great place to see everybody in the U.S. bike industry all in one place and gauge their confidence/fear ratio, along with most, if…

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U.S. Qualifiers Announced For BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy

U.S. Qualifiers Announced For BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy

The BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy comes around once every two years, and for the 2016 event sees two new surprises: first, three qualifying rounds will be held in the U.S. Second, and the main event will take place in Thailand. This marks the first time the competition has featured three qualifiers and the first time Thailand will play host to the grueling event. The competition pitts international teams against each other aboard identical BMW R1200GS motorcycles…

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2015 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Results

2015 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Results

The 93rd running of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb offered a lot of surprises, including the first electric-powered overall winner, a modified Buell with a girder fork and a snow and hail storm that shortened the race for some competitors. The official times remain to be confirmed because of the shortened course, but all of the motorcycle entries were done before the weather set in. Honda test rider Jeffrey Tigert led all 62 motorcycle…

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Laguna Seca To Go To International Speedway Corp.?

Laguna Seca To Go To International Speedway Corp.?

A recent post on the Monterey, CA Herald Newspaper’s website states that International Speedway Corporation is negotiating with Monterey County on a potential concession agreement to operate Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The article goes on to say, “On Monday (June 22), Monterey County officials confirmed they are in negotiations with the International Speedway Corporation on a potential concession agreement to operate the raceway, which is a county park but has been associated with the nonprofit…

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BMW i8 Powertrain Voted 2015 International Engine Of The Year

BMW i8 Powertrain Voted 2015 International Engine Of The Year

The sophisticated plug-in hybrid powertrain of the BMW i8 sports car has been rated the top engine in this year’s International Engine of the Year Awards, the official award of British publication Engine Technology International. The i8’s powertrain consists of a turbocharged 1.5-liter three-cylinder engine that’s mated to a… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Motorcycle Insurance For International Travel

Motorcycle Insurance For International Travel

If you’re desiring to roll some serious mileage on two wheels but the roadways leading to all the familiar haunts (Sturgis, Daytona, Laguna Seca, et al.) are seeming somewhat lackluster, the cure may be to ride outside your national comfort zone and travel abroad. A foreign escapade brings with it a litany of uncertainties, one being insurance and how to make sure you’re covered in the worst-case scenario, a long way from home in a…

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