Author: Todd Halterman

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Kurt Sutter Takes A Real Walk on the Wild Side With New Documentary Series

Kurt Sutter, the man behind the creation of the FX Network series and biker drama Sons of Anarchy has unveiled his unscripted series on Discovery Channel which profiles the world’s most notorious gangs and crime families. Entitled Outlaw Empires, the series focuses on outsider organizations like the Crips street gang,...

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Dutch Police Arrest 56 From Biker Gang. There Are Dutch Motorcycle Gangs? You Bet, and They Use Rocket Launchers To Rumble

The Dutch police arrested 56 members of a national motorcycle club in the capital Amsterdam. Seems the gendarmes were looking to prevent Dutch bike gang Satudarah from taking on the Hells Angels. There were indications that members of the Satudarah biker club had traveled to Amsterdam to challenge their rivals,...

Michigan Motorcycle Helmet Law Repeal Battle Still Under Way

Michigan’s motorcyclists are one step closer to being able to cruise without a helmet –  but Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has an agenda which might prevent him from getting on board.  The Michigan state House passed a bill repealing the state’s law that mandates riders wear protective helmets by a...

1936 BMW R12 – Bike Find of the Day

This is the pre-war BMW model you generally see in the old WWII newsreels, and it was a seriously advanced piece of iron for it’s time. Both beautiful and featuring and engine as solid as an anvil, this BMW represented the state-of-the-art for its era. Due to the reliability of...

Spike In Motorcycle Fatalities in Illinois A Grim Reminder To Riders

A spike in motorcycle fatalities in Illinois has provided a rather gritty reminder of the need to improve road safety to prevent motorcycle accidents. In 2009, 130 riders were killed in Illinois, according to the Illinois Department of Transportation. This number represented 14 percent of all motor vehicle fatalities. Over...