National Stories

ROAD TEST: 2015 Harley-Davidson Freewheeler Review

Story: Gary Mraz AKA The Triking Viking, Photos: Ron Sinoy, Mraz Reading trike reviews by motojourno brethren often irk me. They, as most, find the need to compare and contrast bikes and trikes, finally conceding that it’s a totally different riding experience. No kidding! I’ll read how trikes are for the “injured or the meek, for those unable or unwilling ...

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Sturgis 2014 – The Biggest Rally in America – Part 1

By Perry & Traci Nelson, Photos by Rusty Childress How to start writing about the biggest rally in America? What’s the first word?… Fun? Crazy? Awesome? Cops? Crowded? Sexy? Tattoos? Rain? Motorcycles? That’s it! Let’s start with the Motorcycles! Motorcycles galore! I’m kinda like the AC/DC song “Whole Lotta Rosie”, the way Bon Scott described women I am with motorcycles. ...

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Sturgis 2014 – The Biggest Rally in America – Part 2

By Perry and Traci, Photos by Rusty Childress Well; lets say “Rock-Stars”… in the motorcycle community. They were all here. And yes, real live ‘Rock n Roll’ “Rock-Stars” were here too. Traci and I tried to meet as many people as we could, report on as much cool stuff as we could fit into our cameras and store in our ...

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The 9-11 Healing Field: A Day of Remembrance

by Tracy Smiles The morning started out earlier than most mornings, with the alarm clock going off at around 3:30am. Rubbing the sleep out of my eyes and wondering why I’m waking up at such an early hour, I smell the perking of the coffee from the pot in the kitchen. Then I remember. This is the morning of probably ...

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First Annual Wallowa County Thunder Run

It started as a dream, and that dream turned into a whisper, and the whisper turned into a chorus of thundering motorcycles as the men and women who rode them descended upon the towns of Joseph and Enterprise, Oregon for the First Annual Wallowa County Thunder Run. For the four days from August 21st (Thur) to August 24th (Sun) at ...

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Lawless Harley-Davidson Grand Opening Rock-n-Roll Party!

A History Making 3 Day Event! Written By Diana Olmstead, Photos by Robin Hudson & Diana Lawless Harley-Davidson held a history making Grand Opening! It wasn’t just a one day celebratory bash; it went on for three solid days! The dealership, located in Renton on East Valley Rd, had an overall turnout of 10,000 people between Friday July 11th and ...

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SOA: The Final Season

“The Black Widower” Written by Kurt Sutter, directed by Paris Barclay. 90 minute premier. In the wake of Tara’s death, Jax makes vengeance a club priority. The new season begins about 2 weeks since the end of season 6. Jax, suspected in the death of Tara and Eli Roosevelt, is back in prison and making use of his time to ...

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Route 66: The Road, The Romance, The Reality – Part 2

Wigwam Motel to the Nipton Hotel: In part 2, we visit Route 66 museums and ride the Mother Road through the Mojave Desert Story: Gary Koz Mraz Photos: Mraz and Ian Parker A night in a Wigwam Teepee is like an Apollo space capsule ride; tight quarters but a once in a lifetime experience. The Wigwam came back to life ...

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Victory 2015 Line-Up

Not the Usual Suspects By Gary Mraz You gotta admit, Victory’s parent company can make s*!t happen fast. This is not a lets- wait-and-see corporate mentality and the new 2015 Magnum is evidence. Taking advantage of the big-wheel bagger craze the Magnum is riding on a 21-inch front wheel, it boasts the largest rim on any production bagger. It’slammed back-end ...

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2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Roars Back

Two All-New Models Flaunt Massive Bad Attitude and Mile-Devouring Function MILWAUKEE (August 1, 2014) – Harley-Davidson® (NYSE:HOG) has more rush in the tank. Spy photos, gossip and wild speculation are flooding the Internet as Harley-Davidson fans around the globe anticipate the return of the Road Glide® motorcycle. The wait is over and the Road Glide is back. Weeks before the ...

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