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Motorcycle News – Our mission statement is to document the biker lifestyle in a proper manner. Our local, national and international journalists explore and report the adventures of the motorcycling experiences in our motorcycle news section.

Corbin Introduces Side Covers for 2009-2013 Harley-Davidson Touring Models

Published on December 18, 2012 under Born To Ride
Hollister, CA- Corbin announced today the introduction of their “designer” side covers that fit all bagger models 2009 to present. This new development in style is perfect for your Road King, Road Glide, Street Glide or Electra-Glide! This new side cover design adds a nice bit of smooth detail in the shaping and look of the bike. These covers were specifically designed to work with or without the Harley-Davidson saddlebag crash guards and/or heat deflectors. Corbin's side covers are constructed of durable ABS for years of service and durability. They come either raw or prepainted in a single color to coordinate with…
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New Women’s Legacy Leather Biker Jacket From Harley-Davidson

Published on December 17, 2012 under Born To Ride
Timeless Design Reflects Over 100 Years of Riding Apparel MILWAUKEE – Combining the all-time classic biker-jacket design with modern features, the new women’s Legacy Leather Biker Jacket (P/N 98059-13VW, starting at $350) from the Harley-Davidson® MotorClothes® line celebrates more than 100 years of Harley-Davidson riding apparel. Its midweight vintage abrasion-resistant cowhide leather construction incorporates pre-curved sleeves, action back and padded back waist for maximum riding comfort. Pockets at the elbows and shoulders accept accessory armor for increased protection. Stitching detail on the shoulders, elbows, cuffs and back waist complement embossed graphics for a subtle, classic style. Available in XS –…
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Military & Motorcycles – December 14, 2013

Published on December 14, 2012 under Born To Ride
  Last week I mentioned the upcoming “Wreaths Across America” Project and the laying of wreaths at Sarasota National Cemetery. Again, if you have never been to the cemetery you owe it to yourself to take time to visit even if you are not a veteran.   For those who are motorcyclists the Patriot Guard Riders will be escorting a Wal-Mart semi, which will contain the 5,000 plus wreaths needed for each headstone at the cemetery.   For those who may be interested here is the information on the escort.   Date and Time: December 15 – Staging 7:30 AM…
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AMA East Hare Scrambles Championship Series Adds Round, Doubleheader

Published on December 13, 2012 under Born To Ride
PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- There is good news for woods racers in the eastern United States looking for more ways to earn points toward an AMA No. 1 plate. The AMA has added one round and expanded another to a doubleheader format for youth classes in the 2013 AMA East Hare Scrambles Championship Series. Round one of the series in Wedgefield, S.C., now features youth competition on both Jan. 26 and Jan. 27. Amateur classes will compete on Jan. 27 only. In addition, round four of the series is now scheduled for April 14 in Arrington, Va. "Interest in AMA-sanctioned hare…
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AMA Members Enjoy Exclusive Discount on Race Tech Suspension for the Track and the Street

Published on December 12, 2012 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
  PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association is pleased to announce a new member discount with partner Race Tech -- an exclusive 15 percent discount on Race Tech suspension components, including springs, Gold Valve kits, shocks and more for competition and street motorcycles of all kinds. "Race Tech has long been known for quality suspension components and knowledgeable support in the racing and high-performance realms, and for many years now they've been a major player on the street side, as well -- particularly with the touring and Harley-Davidson segments," said Grant Parsons, the AMA's director of marketing and communications.…
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Born To Ride Signs With the Most Advanced Event-driven Social Media Network Ever!

Published on December 11, 2012 under Born To Ride
Born To Ride Multi-Media continues to grow while exploring new ways to communicate with the motorcycle world and reach the masses. We are pleased to announce we have expanded our platform of social media communication and marketing have formed an alliance with UNATION - The events and branding network! UNATION is a start-up with first ever event-driven social and branding network. They have worked hard to build a platform that not only caters to individuals, businesses, non-profits, and celebrities, but to everyone in between. UNATION, whose mission is to permanently change the way individuals, households and businesses connect with each other through…
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RidersWraps Launches 5 New Road Warrior Headgear 2-Packs

Published on December 11, 2012 under Born To Ride
Great Bend, KS – DesignWraps BrandsTM, the world leader and best source for USA made headwear is proud to announce the addition of “New” Road Warrior Headgear Packs…each one with a specific purpose. DesignWraps offers headwraps specifically designed with you, the rider, in mind. The Road Warrior HeadGear packs, marketed under the RidersWraps brand, contains season-after-season winners. Wind, rain, extreme heat or cold—you will be ready as Mother Nature never ceases to surprise you. Wearing RidersWraps, you will be prepared for that element of surprise. The headgear styles featured in The Road Warrior Pack™ are designed specifically for today’s Road…
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AMA’s Robert Rasor re-elected to FIM Board of Directors

Published on December 10, 2012 under Born To Ride
PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- American Motorcyclist Association Director of International Affairs Robert Rasor has been re-elected as a member of the Board of Directors for the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), the international governing body for motorcycle sport and touring. Rasor also serves as the appointed vice president of the FIM. "It is gratifying to be recognized for contributions to the motorcycling community by FIM national federations from around the world," Rasor said. "I am honored to be in a position to continue serving motorcycling as the member of the FIM Board of Directors and to ensure that the interests of…
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Military & Motorcycles – December 7, 2012

Published on December 7, 2012 under Born To Ride
Sarasota National Cemetery at CHRISTmas   Looking back at the development of the Sarasota National Cemetery I find it hard to believe it has come so far in such a short period of time. I have watched the now hallowed ground go from pasture land to that of one of the top Veterans Administration Cemeteries in the country. For those of you who may never have been to the cemetery it is located at 9810 State Road 72 (Clark Road), Sarasota. As a Patriot Guard Riders ( I have attend numerous committal services at the Sarasota cemetery as well as…
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American Motorcyclist Association Announces 2012 AMA Motorcyclist of the Year

Published on December 6, 2012 under Born To Ride
  PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association announced today its AMA Motorcyclist of the Year: AMA member and president of KTM North America Jon-Erik Burleson. Awarded annually, the AMA Motorcyclist of the Year designation recognizes the person or persons who had the most profound impact within the motorcycling community in the previous 12 months. "Jon-Erik's innovation and leadership have positioned his company to take full advantage of what could only be described as a challenging environment in the motorcycle industry-an industry that is fighting back from its worst downturn in history," said AMA President and CEO Rob Dingman. "It…
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