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Motorcycle events are both fun and exciting, but also provide a great venue for bike enthusiasts to get out and enjoy each other, the motorcycles, and the shows that go along with them. Get the latest motorcycle event news, updates, and discussion as they happen.

  1. 2015 Victory Gunner | First Look

    From Victory Motorcycles: Following a recent no-photos media teaser that announced the coming of “a bobber to blow your mind,” Victory introduces Motorcyclist readers to the all-new 2015 Gunner, an urban cruiser that combines the best of two worlds, bringing an intense blend of heavyweight V-twin muscle with killer looks ...    Read more

  2. Fastest Wheelie On Ice

    Mike Nightengale photos It was February of 2011 when Ryan Suchanek set his first Guinness World Record for fastest wheelie on ice at 95mph. An impressive feat in itself but what made it even more astonishing is that Suchanek made that run after having lost his left leg in an accident. ...    Read more

  3. Ducati Presents Their 2014 Superbike Team

    With just a few weeks to go before the start of the 2014 World Superbike Championship at the Australian circuit of Phillip Island, Ducati made an official presentation of their Superbike team via live streaming web broadcast from the Ducati Auditorium in Borgo Panigale, Italy. The 2014 season will see the ...    Read more

  4. The Motorcyclist Photo Hashtag Challenge Is On!

    To enter, simply follow Motorcyclist on Facebook here, follow MotorcyclistOnline on Instagram here, then share your best theme-related pics. The first theme will be announced  Monday the 27th on our Facebook page so be ready. The Challenge: At the beginning of each month ...    Read more

  5. Indian Motorcycles and Jack Daniel’s Raise $30K for U.S. Military Personnel and Their Families

    The Indian Motorcycle company announced recently that its one-of-a-kind custom 2014 Chief Vintage that was created in support of the “Operation Ride Home” program for the benefit of U.S. Armed Forces personnel and their families, sold on the auction block on January 19th. This unique motorcycle, featuring the lowest publically ...    Read more

  6. The Lone Ranger Rides Again!

    Last summer, while promoting his movie, The Lone Ranger, actor Armie Hammer appeared on the Jimmy Kimmel show and talked about putting his mighty steed Silver out to pasture and riding his Vespa LX 150 from Los Angeles, California to Key West, Florida. As it turns out, the Masked Man ...    Read more

  7. The Pope’s Holy Harley Hits the Auction Block

    We’re not sure how many miles have been logged on the 2013 Harley-Davidson that was presented to Pope Francis last June to mark the MoCo’s 110 years in business, but it’s safe to assume that its condition is divine. The Pope, who signed the tank at a special Vatican ceremony ...    Read more

  8. Traxxion Dynamics’ Staff Completes Training at Öhlins USA’s new Technical Training Center

    Members of the staff of Traxxion Dynamics comprised the first class to attend service and sales training at Öhlins USA’s new Technical Training Center in Hendersonville, North Carolina.  The new state-of-the-art facility is a key component in Öhlins ongoing commitment to providing their customers with highly trained Authorized Service Centers ...    Read more

  9. Broc Glover’s Breathe Easy Ride-In Sign-ups Open Now

    Next time you pull off the road for a break, open your helmet, and breathe the fresh air, spare a thought for those who can barely breathe at all. Then go home and sign up for the 2013 Breathe Easy Ride-In to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, hosted by six-time AMA ...    Read more

  10. I T’ay You Wh’ut

    PHOTOS: Thomas Kinzer & Barry Hathaway I’m not sure when it actually started, but I know the exact moment that it stuck. It was a few days into the trip for our little group headed from Boise to the 73rd Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. We were somewhere in the middle of ...    Read more

  11. 2014 Indian Chieftain | FIRST RIDE

    PHOTOS: Barry Hathaway & Tom Riles   ...    Read more

  12. Mayor Of Fun To Ride Minibike To Sturgis And Fame

    Some politicians go to great lengths to avoid meeting their constituents face-to-face. Bean’re, the self-proclaimed Mayor of Fun, isn’t one of them. And with the district he serves spread out all over the place, he really gets around. This August he’ll be taking his tour bus––sorry, tour minibike––from Louisville, KY, ...    Read more

  13. Suzuki Celebrates 50th Anniversary At Red Bull Indy MotoGP

    Suzuki has been in will-they-won’t-they mode with respect to MotoGP for some time now, but when it comes to the Red Bull Indianapolis MotoGP, August 16-18, the company will definitely be attending—and Suzuki owners are invited to come along. The occasion is the 50th anniversary of Suzuki’s entry into the ...    Read more

  14. American International Motorcycle Expo Tickets On Sale Now

    If you’re going to Biketoberfest in Daytona Beach this year and you get burned out on the ubiquitous V-twin vibe, head on over to Orlando for some all-brand relief at the inaugural American International Motorcycle Expo. Hundreds of companies will be on hand to let you experience the best motorcycles, ...    Read more

  15. Mods vs. Rockers Los Angeles

    Photos: Thomas Kinzer, Johnny DeVilla & Heidi Zumbrun Yes, the café racer craze may either be getting pretty tired or have completely jumped the shark, depending on who you talk to or your point of view. But there’s a group of friends who have been getting together for a big Mods ...    Read more

  16. Elena Myers Signs with Triumph to Race Daytona 675R

    Job security is a wonderful thing. Now Elena Myers, the 19-year-old  "pioneer in the sport of motorcycle road racing," has some thanks to a new two-year contract to race the Castrol-Apex-Triumph in the AMA GoPro Daytona SportBike Series. ...    Read more

  17. 2013 World Championship of Custom Bike Building

    Photography by Horst Roesler and Frank Sander Unlike American custom bike builders who hem pretty closely to air-cooled V-twins as the basis of their custom builds, on the international scene it's anything goes—usually the stranger, the better. There's no finer example of this than the annual World Championship of Custom Bike Building, ...    Read more

  18. Hometown Harley-Bound: Day 4

    Our near-800-mile road trip from Kansas City to Milwaukee to kick off Harley-Davidson's 110th anniversary ended with a quick and cold, 75-mile blast from Woodstock, Illinois, to the Harley-Davidson Museum in downtown Milwaukee. We didn't leave Woodstock without first stopping to check out the picturesque town square, ...    Read more

  19. Hometown Harley-Bound: Day 3

    I fell a few feet further down the Harley-Davidson rabbit hole today when I did something I've never done before—I bought my first Harley-Davidson dealer t-shirt. When the Best Western/HD110 tour made an early morning supply stop at Ted's Harley-Davidson in Alton, IL, and I saw even Harley-Davidson employees—who I ...    Read more

  20. The Quail Motorcycle Gathering

    A great venue for this superb show. by Reg Kittrelle To say that “The Quail Motorcycle Gathering” features nice bikes is akin to noticing that the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel features nice paintings. While both statements are true, they only just begin to tell the story. I’ll leave Michelangelo’s Sistine efforts ...    Read more

  21. 90th Anniversary of Laconia Motorcycle Week

    Laconia Harley-Davidson is commemorating the 90th anniversary of Laconia Motorcycle week from June 8th – 16th in Laconia, New Hampshire by launching a campaign to raise $30,000 for the Boys & Girls Club of the Lakes Region. A one-of-a-kind customized 2013 Harley-Davidson® Street Glide® has been donated by Laconia Harley-Davidson to be raffled off ...    Read more

  22. Levi Sherwood Demonstrates the Shaolin Backflip FMX Trick

    Coming up on Saturday, May 11, motocross freestyle fans will have the opportunity to watch the world’s top riders compete in Red Bull X-Fighters at Glen Helen Raceway in Southern California. The series kicked off in March at Plaza de Toros, Mexico City's largest bullfighting arena, where Tomas Pages of France took ...    Read more

  23. Petersen Automotive Museum to Celebrate Fifty Years of Baja Racing with Exhibit

    The Petersen Automotive Museum will celebrate fifty years of Baja Racing with the summer exhibition BRAVING BAJA: 1000 MILES TO GLORY May 4 through September 2. The Museum will also host a fundraiser dinner and an off-road show Thursday, May 2, at 6 p.m., and Saturday, May 4, at 9:00 ...    Read more

  24. Tickets for Red Bull X-Fighters Glen Helen Stop on Sale

    Red Bull X-Fighters returns to Southern California for its U.S. stop at Glen Helen Raceway on Saturday, May 11 at 1 p.m. The series kicked off its six-city world tour last month in Mexico, City, where 38,000 spectators packed into Plaza de Toros, the world’s largest bullfighting arena, ...    Read more

  25. Seen in the Wild: Aerostich’s Pop-Up Store

    Aerostich founder Andy Goldfine stepped out to the curb at 655 Bryant Street in San Francisco and surveyed the lineup of two dozen motorcycles parked at the curb. I doubt he was thinking, “We’re not in Duluth anymore,” but he seemed satisfied at the turnout for only the first hour ...    Read more

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