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Monthly Archives: February 2012

My father was killed on his motorcycle this morning. Help keep his memory alive and remember to ride safe.

A van pulled out not looking, and he collided into it. I imagine he didn't have enough time to maneuver out of the way. He was on his way to work. He was unresponsive when the paramedics arrived. On the way to the hospital his heart stopped. They c…

Get On Your Bad Motorscooter and Ride Arizona Iraq War Vet Clocked at 150 mph on Highway

In a story which reminds me of the days when servicemen returning from duty in WWII bobbed their motorcycles and hit the open road on a quest for speed and thrills, an Arizona veteran of the Iraq war was clocked doing twice the speed limit around midnight on the highway. “In the 17 years I’ve […]

Motorcycles On Any Sunday? Not In Indiana Until Now

On Any Sunday is a documentary which followed the lives of motorcycle racers and racing enthusiasts, including actor Steve McQueen, by filmmaker Bruce Brown. It’s an insider look at people who devoted their lives to racing motorcycles on tracks and off-road courses around the world. But in Indiana, and I admit to being completely stunned […]

Hells Angels Biker Gang Fugitive Surrenders in Killing of Jeffrey Jethro Pettigrew

A member of the Hells Angels who has been on the run since the October killing of a fellow club member has been arrested on suspicion of murder for an incident which happened during the funeral of the club’s former president. The coppers tracked down Steve Ruiz, 38, at a Days Inn Motel in Fremont, […]

Monday Motorcycle Chain Links – The Best Motorcycle Stuff From the Interweb

It’s the end of another Monday, and the weather has taken a horrible, chilly turn for the worse here in Michigan. Against all odds, it’s time to spread some happy (even though I’m not feeling it) your way. Thought I’d take some time to put together a page of my favorite stuff I read this […]

Cafe Racer Mag to Sponsor Builder Show and Track Day at Road Atlanta

Get ready to “do the ton” as Cafe Racer Magazine, the custom motorcycle mag for lovers of all things fast, sleek and powerful, brings its world-renowned custom bike show to the Big Kahuna Atlanta, scheduled for the weekend of April 20 – 22, 2012 at Braselton, Ga.’s Road Atlanta. The Cafe Racer Magazine Custom Bike […]