Tag Archives: 2020

Motorcycle Fatality Increase a Cause for Concern

Olympia WA – For a motorcycle rider, what could be better than warm spring weather, sunny days, and open roads? For too many riders in Washington, recent lower traffic volumes have led to higher speeds and tragically, to an increase in rider deaths. In 2020, 12 of the 17 motorcycle fatalities on Washington roads occurred during the month of April. Speeding ...

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Street Vibrations Spring Rally 2020 Postponed

Roadshows, Inc. has been producing events for more than 27 years in Northern Nevada. We have never had to plan for a situation like the COVID-19 pandemic. We believe the health and safety of our Reno residents, local businesses, rally participants, vendors, sponsors, performers, event staff, casino employees, especially frontline responders including Reno police, fire, EMT’s and city workers is ...

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Laconia Motorcycle Week Rescheduled to August

It’s official! Progressive Laconia Motorcycle Week has been rescheduled to August 22-30, 2020. The announcement was made shortly after the Laconia City Council unanimously decided to reschedule the rally in keeping with the governor’s mid-May extension of the state’s stay-at-home order. The consensus was that June was too early for a gathering of tens of thousands of people in Weirs ...

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The Tale of Two Indian Larry Bikes

Mecum Auctions, 2020 By Shannon “Dazzlin” Venturo Hundreds of motorcycles crossed the auction block as Mecum Auctions brought its annual vintage and antique motorcycle auction to South Point Hotel & Casino January 21-26 in Las Vegas, NV. Patrons can always count on Mecum to find a huge variety of motorcycles up for sale, including dirt bikes, cruisers and racing bikes. ...

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OSET Bikes Launches Kids Activity Pack and Home School Video Challenges

With the prospect of months of extra sofa time and boredom, the OSET crew decided to be pro-active and give both kids and adults some fun – both on and off their bikes. The OSET ‘Activity Pack’ is now available to download from the OSET web site at https://osetbikes.com/us/activity-pack/ This pack will keep the kids busy with word searches, crosswords, ...

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Yamaha Supports SEAL-Naval Special Warfare Family Foundation

2020 Yamaha Wolverine X4 XT-R Edition Raffle Raises Money for SEAL Families MARIETTA, Ga., March 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, recently provided a new 2020 Yamaha Wolverine X4 XT-R Edition Side-by-Side (SxS) to the SEAL-Naval Special Warfare Family Foundation (NSWFF) for auction at their annual fundraiser near San Diego, California. Built Real World Tough in the U.S. at Yamaha’s ...

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Vintage Introduces NEW Electric Bike: The 2020 Cafe

Using 2020 Vintorque™ Drivetrain Technology, Vintage Electric Creates Its Most Powerful Pedal-Assist Electric Bike Yet Santa Clara, CA (March 12, 2020)- Vintage electric bikes are known for crafting high-performance e-bikes while simultaneously creating a bygone-era aesthetic design complete with modern technology. Vintage is proud to present their newest electric bike, the 2020 Cafe, for any rider looking for the ultimate commuter ...

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Drag Specialties March Product Releases

KICKSTANDS Drag Specialties Gloss Black Kickstands are now available for Touring models. Made of high-strength steel, these kickstands have an E-coated primer, powder coated gloss black finish and come in 3 sizes; 11” stock length which is a direct OEM replacement, 1” under stock length of 10” for bikes with lowered suspension and a 1” over stock length of 12”. ...

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Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines Drag Team Opens Championship Defense In Gainesville

The Formidable Team of Hines, Krawiec and Sampey Return for 2020 Season MILWAUKEE (March 12, 2020) – The 10-time champion Harley-Davidson™ Screamin’ Eagle™/Vance & Hines drag racing team will open its title defense when the NHRA Mello Yello Pro Stock Motorcycle drag racing series opens its 2020 season March 12-15 at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway ...

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Vance & Hines Kicks off 2020 Racing Season with Talented Riders, Updated Equipment

Partnership with Harley-Davidson’s Screamin’ Eagle Racing Puts Both Brands on Dirt Tracks and Drag Strips    Santa Fe Springs CA – March 11, 2020 –With over 40 years of racing success behind them, Vance & Hines launches into the 2020 racing season this weekend with a stable that includes the most talented motorcycle drag racers and flat track riders ever. ...

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