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Over 40,000 Riders Converge on Hollister For Annual Rally

That's a view of San Benito Street from the photo tower; parking is handlebar to handlebar from 10 a.m. on. (Photos: Clement Salvadori)

The 2016 rally was, without a doubt, a success. No real count of how many motorcycles showed up over the three-day affair, but I’ve been told more than 40,000. And did they spend money? You bet! When it was over the town was happy, the vendors were happy and the promoter, an outfit called Roadshow, was happy and signed up ...

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Overland Adventure to the Overland Expo

Schnebly Hill Road is not for the faint of heart or those with limited experience with big bikes off-road. It does, however, offer some of the best views of Sedona. Because of this, it can be crowded with tourists in Jeeps, so it’s best to take it slow and easy, and take plenty of breaks for water and photos!

There was a time not too long ago when I looked at riders on massive “adventure” bikes, loaded down with what appeared to be roughly a ton of hard luggage (usually covered in stickers), camping chairs, sleeping bags and enough bolt-on crash protection to mount three sets of auxiliary lights, and I just…didn’t…get it. My idea of riding off-road was ...

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DirtDaze ADV Bike Rally to Coincide With Americade

DirtDaze Adventure Motorcycle Rally

Look out, adventure bike riders, there’s a new rally in town! Coinciding with Americade, the world’s largest multi-brand motorcycle touring rally, the DirtDaze Adventure Bike Rally is a multi-day festival for dual-sport and adventure motorcyclists. It is held on private property with nearby dirt roads through the Adirondacks in New York and the Green Mountains in Vermont. The event is a ...

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Win Free Registration to Women’s Sportbike Rally Courtesy of Sena

The Women’s Sportbike Rally, an event celebrating female sportbike riders (but open to female riders of all makes and models), has announced that Sena Technologies has signed on as the presenting sponsor for 2016. Sena Technologies, Inc. is a global leader in Bluetooth innovation for the motorsports, action sports and outdoor sports lifestyles, providing motorcycle enthusiasts with innovative Bluetooth accessories for real-time communication in ...

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11th Annual Barber Vintage Motorcycle Festival

More than 1,400 bikes are on display at the Barber Motorcycle Museum.

What’s your pleasure? Sidecar racing? Acres of swap meet to be explored? Technical seminars with industry experts? Antique side-shifters whizzing down the racecourse, or million-dollar race bikes popping wheelies on the same course? You could find this and much more at the 2015 Barber Vintage Motorcycle Festival, held October 9-11 at the Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama. The event ...

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2015 Overland Expo West

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There is something that draws me to the Overland Expo West year after year. The three-day event, now held annually near Flagstaff, Arizona, is a showcase of the most rugged and extreme overland machines and gear in the world. But it’s more than a metallic meat market—it is a place to learn, watch and be inspired to literally step outside ...

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Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America Announces 20th Anniversary Route

Kyle Petty Charity Ride 20th

The Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America has announced the course for its 20th Anniversary Ride. From Saturday, May 3, through Saturday, May 10, 2014, more than 175 riders will embark on the cross-country motorcycle trek, which begins in Carlsbad, California, and travels more than 2,800 miles before reaching Daytona Beach, Florida. Founded by former NASCAR driver and racing analyst ...

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15th Annual Riding Into History Motorcycle Concours Coming in May

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The vintage motorcycle event Riding Into History will return to World Golf Village near St. Augustine, Florida, on May 16-17, 2014, for its 15th annual event. Television personlaity Dave Despain, considered the voice of motorcycle racing, will serve as this year’s Grand Marshal, and Marina Alley is returning as the first woman to serve as Chair of the event. The weekend ...

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WeSTOC on the Rock: 2013 Western Rally of the ST Owners Club

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“Go Ride!” is the credo of the ST Owners Club (STOC), and members who ride a Honda ST1100 or ST1300 motorcycle think little of riding hundreds or thousands of miles to attend a rally. WeSTOC—the western rally of the ST Owners Club—is held annually in one of the 11 western states of the continental U.S. or two western provinces of ...

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Tickets for the Inaugural American International Motorcycle Expo on Sale Now

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Consumer tickets to the inaugural American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) are now available at aimexpousa.com, the show’s official website. Adult tickets are $15 each. Kids 12 and under get in free accompanied by an adult. Consumer days at AIMExpo take place October 18-20, 2013, in Orlando, Florida, and provide motorcycle enthusiasts the chance to see and experience the newest products ...

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