The Quail Gathering 2013

“We’re happy to share it with the world but honestly… we’re just happy to get to ride it.” A phrase I ran across on the Erik Buell Racing website describing their feelings towards their stunning new street machine, the 1190RS, may also capture the sentiment that carried the day at the 5th Annual Quail Lodge […]

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Norton’s Moving To Donington, and Dealerships Near You

It was great to see so many beautiful bikes and British bike fans at the Clubman’s All-British Bike Show this time last month at the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds. Seeing so many amazing vintage bikes in one place was incredible – thank you to the BSA Owner’s Club for another fantastic year. But the show […]

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Jaw-Dropping European Customs

Take a look at some of the incredible work custom bike builders are doing in Europe. This nickel-plated beast by German custom shop Thunderbike took home third place in the Modified Harley Class at Custom Chrome’s European Dealer Show Custom Championship last month. The Nickel Rocker is a 2011 FXCWC Rocker Softail with Harley’s stock frame […]

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Wes Ciler Tries Out COTA

Wes Ciler, Editorial Director of RideApart, brings readers inside the twisted mind of the newest track on the MotoGP circuit, the Circuit of the Americas, in his fantastic report, “What It’s Like to Ride COTA”. Ciler had a chance take in a lap of COTA on a Ducati 1199 Panigale R, and his piece breaks […]

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Elena Myers Racing Into History Again

Yet another reason to be proud of the place we call home, local racer Elena Myers made the history books for a second time at Daytona International Speedway yesterday, coming in ninth overall and racing to the best finish ever by a woman in the Daytona Sportbike 200. It’s only March, and already 2013 has […]

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