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How to Give your Motorcycle Helmet a Safety Inspection

Published on May 5, 2017 under Blog
How to Give your Motorcycle Helmet a Safety Inspection
Bad versus good helmets. The helmet is your most important piece of safety equipment. Is it up to the task of protecting your head? Age, damage, and wear can all affect your lid’s ability to do its job. As you gear up for racing, make sure your helmet is as ready to ride as you are.   Step 1 Helmet makers say that lids have a service life of five years from the date of manufacture. Your helmet’s birthday is printed on a label applied to the EPS liner. Arai prints the date of manufacture on one of the chinstrap…
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ForCarDrivers.com Introduces its “Driver’s Commitment to Safety” Checklist for Use by Car and Truck Drivers

Published on May 1, 2017 under Blog
ForCarDrivers.com Introduces its “Driver’s Commitment to Safety” Checklist for Use by Car and Truck Drivers
ForCarDrivers.com Introduces its "Driver's Commitment to Safety" Checklist for Use by Car and Truck Drivers   New tool helps formalize driving practices that protect vulnerable roadway users  The Checklist encourages a serious commitment to driving safely and responsibly  The Checklist is available now for download from ForCarDrivers.com, a program of the Motorcycle Safety Foundation   IRVINE, CA. May 1, 2017 – ForCarDrivers.com, a program created by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation, has introduced a new tool to help novice and experienced drivers stay safe behind the wheel: the ForCarDrivers.com "Driver's Commitment to Safety" checklist.   The MSF has previously published a…
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American Motorcyclist Association highlights May as Motorcycle Awareness Month

Published on May 1, 2017 under Blog
American Motorcyclist Association highlights May as Motorcycle Awareness Month
Non-riding public urged to use special caution during prime riding season PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association is issuing a special appeal during May, which is Motorcycle Awareness Month, to motorists to be aware of their driving environment, check mirrors and blind spots before changing lanes and watch for motorcyclists. "With its warmer weather and increased riding, May is an opportune time to educate the non-riding public about the safety issues that motorcyclists face on every outing," said AMA President and CEO Rob Dingman. "Our hope is that calling special attention to motorcyclists early in the prime riding season…
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SENA, MOTORCYCLE COMMUNICATIONS LEADER, RELEASES THE FIRST EVER BLUETOOTH INTEGRATED HALF-HELMET

Published on May 1, 2017 under Blog
SENA, MOTORCYCLE COMMUNICATIONS LEADER, RELEASES THE FIRST EVER BLUETOOTH INTEGRATED HALF-HELMET
The Cavalry Half Helmet comes fully equipped with Bluetooth 4.1 technology in a sleek and easy to use half-helmet design.   IRVINE, Calif. (February 1, 2017) – Sena Technologies, Inc., the global leader in Bluetooth innovation for the motorsports, action sports and outdoor sports lifestyles, has announced today the release of the new Cavalry Helmet. The Cavalry is a motorcycle half-helmet with Bluetooth technology integrated to meet the connectivity needs of those motorcycle riders who prefer the low-profile helmet style. With its sleek design and simple functionality, the Sena Cavalry is changing the game for riders everywhere.   Forget the hassle of installing a…
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Orange County Choppers Bike Reveal At Harley-Davidson of Panama City Beach

Published on April 27, 2017 under Born To Ride
Orange County Choppers Bike Reveal At Harley-Davidson of Panama City Beach
April 26, 2017—Panama City Beach, FL—Harley-Davidson of Panama City Beach is once again teaming up with their good friends from Orange County Choppers during the Thunder Beach Spring ’17 Rally. On Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6, 2017 three members of CMT’s reality series, Paul Teutul Sr., his son Mikey, and Cousin Nick, will visit the dealership to meet, greet, take photos and sell signed t-shirts. The three were a huge hit during the Thunder Beach Autumn ’16 Rally, and guests have since been asking for their return. During this Spring Rally they’re bringing a new surprise to the…
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“Vagabond Chopper is Once Again!”

Published on April 24, 2017 under Blog
“Vagabond Chopper is Once Again!”
April 22, 2017 – It is with great excitement to announce the re-opening of Vagabond Choppers. Vagabond was a thriving custom build and full service center for American V-Twins located in Pompano Beach, Florida from 2004 until 2011. Athena “ Chickie” Ransom and her sidekick (husband) Donnie Ransom tagged by Cycle Source Magazine as “ The Bonnie and Clyde” of the South Florida motorcycle scene, created custom builds for customers, charities and corporations alike, as well, serviced the community with many of their motorcycle needs. Due to an unfortunate motorcycle accident Chickie had to close the shop and begin physical…
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Harley-Davidson Releases First Quarter 2017 Results

Published on April 18, 2017 under Blog
Harley-Davidson Releases First Quarter 2017 Results
Harley-Davidson Releases First Quarter 2017 Results Share Gains in the U.S., Reduced Shipments Improved U.S. Dealer Inventory MILWAUKEE, April 18, 2017– Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG) first quarter 2017 diluted EPS decreased 22.8 percent to $1.05 compared to $1.36 in the same period of 2016. First quarter net income was $186.4 million on consolidated revenue of $1.50 billion versus net income of $250.5 million on consolidated revenue of $1.75 billion in the first quarter of last year. “First quarter U.S. retail sales were in line with our projections and we remain confident in our full-year plan despite international retail sales being down…
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Braden Oaks and Hidden Meadows Community Yard Sale in Bradenton

Published on April 14, 2017 under Born To Ride
Six months from today! Save the date! Saturday, October 14, 2017 The Gulf Coast Diva Angels will participate the huge Braden Oaks and Hidden Meadows Community Yard Sale in Bradenton off Morgan Johnson Rd & 44th Ave. E. from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Diva Angels, Inc. is a 501c(7) not for profit organization of female motorcycle enthusiasts interested in riding together, camaraderie, doing good in the community and building strong friendships along the way. All makes and models of bikes along with all shapes and sizes of women are welcome! Diva Angels Mission is: To share in the love…
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