Tag Archives: California

Three Custom Builders Take Home Awards From Harley-Davidson’s ‘The No Show’

Harley-Davidson’s Week-Long Online Motorcycle Show Featured 60 Builders from 10 Countries MILWAUKEE (June 22, 2020) – June 21st marks the end of Harley-Davidson Motor Company’s first-ever week-long motorcycle show hosted on the brand’s Instagram page that featured builders invited by Harley-Davidson and the postponed Mama Tried, Congregation Vintage Bike & Car, and Born-Free motorcycle shows. After seven days of custom motorcycles being rolled out from 60 builders from ...

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Call To Bars (Handle Bars, That Is)

Save Veterans Home California – Barstow from Closure By Jerry Nichols This event was held in Barstow, CA. Deemed a battle to save the home of over 200 veteran residents and staff from shutdown, this was round two of an effort to save the home from a suggested shutdown by our Governor Gavin Newsom just to plug a small hole ...

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Performance Machine Celebrates 50th Anniversary With A New Look

The Circus Is in Town, With a New Canopy and New Parts! La Palma, CA — Performance Machine (PM) has been producing some of the world’s best motorcycle wheels, disc brakes, and accessories since 1970. This year marks the 50th Anniversary for the California based manufacturing company. To celebrate, Performance Machine is setup at Bruce Rossmeyer’s Harley-Davidson at Destination Daytona in Ormond Beach, FL with ...

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Suzuki’s Broc Tickle Returns to Supercross with Impressive Night

Brea, CA (February 17, 2020) – The JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki Racing team was proud to sign Broc Tickle for his return to racing just prior to round seven of the Monster Energy Supercross series that took place Saturday night inside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. After limited time on the bike, though familiar with the competitive Suzuki RM-Z450, Tickle was impressive all day and ...

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David Mann Chopperfest

Where Artists & Builders Come Together By Mike Cupp December weather in Southern California can be fickle. The week leading up to the event was peppered with rainstorms and the weather reports for Sunday were mixed, most were calling for rain all day, but there were some optimistic forecasts that predicted morning drizzle followed by a clear afternoon. Thankfully the ...

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Chaparral Motorsports Purchases New Memphis Fulfillment Facility

EASTWARD BOUND Chaparral Motorsports Decreases Shipping Times With Purchase of Memphis Fulfillment Facility San Bernardino, CA — Chaparral Motorsports is starting off the New Year by expanding its operations to better serve its customers with shorter delivery times. The purchase of a 108,000-square-foot fulfillment facility on 7.15 acres in Memphis, Tennessee, will help cut down on shipping times for Chaparral’s customers ...

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The Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS) Announces the Washington D.C. J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show 2019/2020 Tour Winners

Santa Monica, Calif. (January 14, 2020) – The Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS), an industry leader on connecting powersports brands with highly qualified enthusiasts and buyers, today announced the fourth round of winners of the 2019/2020 Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show (UBCBS) sponsored by J&P Cycles, which took place at IMS Washington D.C. over the past weekend. The winners will move on to compete ...

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The Mother Road

By Jerry Nichols The Mother Road, historic Route 66 from Chicago, Illinois to Santa Monica, California, also known as the Main Street of America and The Will Rogers Highway, spans 2,448 miles through Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, Arizona, New Mexico and California. Route 66, which rolls past my home in Helendale, California has always struck my interest. I enjoy ...

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The Kernville Kampout

By Sasha Johnson Rise and Ride Friday morning started with a cold 4 am wake up call. After grabbing coffee and gas, we were on the way to our group’s first meet-up spot at the world’s largest Chevron in Jean, Nevada. The excitement was palpable, as this would be Black Patch MC’s first field trip with every member and supporter ...

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Corbin Open House Party

By Stacy McCleary Photos by Stacy’s Nephew Craig   Early Saturday morning of July 6th, I was loading two bikes in my 6’X10’ cargo trailer to go over to Hollister for a bike show.  Less than a mile from my house the trailer came off the hitch, and the safety chains were the only thing holding the trailer to my ...

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