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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.

Tasting Notes: The Art of Sandro Chia

Published on April 4, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
    DeLand, Fla. - Tasting Notes: The Art of Sandro Chia, a member of the Italian Transavanguardia art movement, will be on display beginning April 19, 2013, at the Museum of Florida Art located at 600 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand, Fla. Chia's paintings and sculptures reside in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Art Institute of Chicago, The Tate Gallery in London, the Tel Aviv Museum of Art and in galleries and museums throughout the world. In 2003, the Italian State acquired three important works of his for the permanent collection of the…
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AMA AND HUSQVARNA ANNOUNCE WINNER OF HUSQVARNA TE449 IN 2012 AMA HUSQVARNA NATIONAL DUAL SPORT TRAIL RIDING SERIES

Published on April 4, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- American Motorcyclist Association member Chris Latham of Greencastle, Ind., has one more reason to hit the trails this year. The 46-year-old Latham won the grand prize for participating in the 2012 AMA Husqvarna National Dual Sport Trail Riding Series: a 2013 Husqvarna TE449 from series sponsor Husqvarna North America. The annual AMA prize drawing, conducted by the independent auditing and accounting firm of Plante & Moran of Columbus, Ohio, included participants in all events on the national dual-sport calendar. "This is awesome! I never dreamed that I would win anything like this," said Latham, who was entered…
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AMA MEMBERS RECEIVE SPECIAL BENEFITS AT THE RED BULL GRAND PRIX OF THE AMERICAS

Published on April 3, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- AMA members attending the Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas on April 19-21 at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, will receive special member benefits at the race. AMA members who call the Circuit of The Americas' hotline at (512) 301-6600 and purchase the AMA ticket package and give their AMA number will receive half-price VIP motorcycle parking, and a special pit walk Friday, April 19, at no additional charge. The track will email pit walk details to qualifying ticket holders. Circuit of The Americas' Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer Geoff Moore said it was…
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MOTORCYCLE SAFETY FOUNDATION’S NEWEST IBOOK DESIGNED TO HELP INCREASE MOTORCYCLIST AWARENESS

Published on March 29, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
  MSF’s “Intersection: Sharing the Road” Available on Apple’s iBooks and iTunes IRVINE, Calif., March 28, 2013 – In its latest effort to reach current and prospective motorcyclists and all other roadway users, and to promote an overall safer traffic mix, the Motorcycle Safety Foundation has launched its newest iBook, “Intersection: Sharing the Road.” Available exclusively for iPads, the 32-page iBook costs just 99 cents and is accessible to users in 32 countries.   Created with the iBooks Author application, “Intersection: Sharing the Road” is a beautifully designed, multi-touch book filled with interactive diagrams, photos, and videos. Readers simply tap…
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CORRECTED: FMF CALIFORNIA CLASSIC FEATURES SPRING BREAK MOTOCROSS AT ITS BEST

Published on March 29, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
  PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Amateur motocross racers in Southern California will have a spring break to remember this April 4-7. Hesperia's Competitive Edge Motocross Park will host the first FMF California Classic, an AMA-sanctioned event that will establish a tradition for great racing, excellent track conditions and top-level talent. "With amazing weather, great track conditions and a welcoming atmosphere, Southern California offers some of the best motocross racing in the country, and springtime is one of the best times of the year to race here," said AMA Motocross Manager Kip Bigelow. "We expect a large crowd at the AMA-sanctioned FMF…
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WIRE PLUS RE-INTRODUCES NEWLY ENGINEERED SMOOTH POWER PORTS

Published on March 29, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
Winfield, KS- Wire Plus is proud to re-introduce their newly engineered “Smooth” single Power Port. They are available in a luxurious chrome finish as well as a black powder coated finish. Now you can power your cell phone, heated vest, air compressor, cigarette lighter, GPS device or any electrical device up to 15 amps, anytime you ride. Get rid of dangling wires and connect a battery charger through the port when you’re not riding. You can actually maintain and charge your battery through this port. All Power Ports can be installed in minutes by connecting two wires to your battery…
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MILITARY & MOTORCYCLES_MARCH 28, 2013

Published on March 28, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
Welcome Home and Easter Last Saturday I rode up to the Hillsboro County Veterans Museum and Park to attend their ‘Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day event.’ As with any type of military ceremony, there were the usual parts to show honor and respect. They included The National Anthem, Color Guard, Rifle Detail, Pledge of Allegiance and the lonely sound of a bagpiper, speeches and the reading of the Governor’s Proclamation declaring the 30th day of March to be known as ‘Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day.’   Something was missing and I finally realized it was the presence of politicians. None…
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FMF CALIFORNIA CLASSIC FEATURES SPRING BREAK MOTOCROSS AT ITS BEST

Published on March 26, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
  PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Amateur motocross racers in Southern California will have a spring break to remember this April 5-7. Hesperia's Competitive Edge Motocross Park will host the first FMF California Classic, an AMA-sanctioned event that will establish a tradition for great racing, excellent track conditions and top-level talent.  "With amazing weather, great track conditions and a welcoming atmosphere, Southern California offers some of the best motocross racing in the country, and springtime is one of the best times of the year to race here," said AMA Motocross Manager Kip Bigelow. "We expect a large crowd at the AMA-sanctioned FMF…
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ROARING TOYZ ENTERS HARLEY MARKET AND CHOOSES V-TWIN MARKETING AS THEIR AGENCY OF RECORD

Published on March 25, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
Anaheim Hills, CA - Roaring Toyz of Sarasota, FL has recently hired V-Twin Marketing as their first agency of record to handle the introduction of their new product line. Robert Fisher, President and Founder of Roaring Toyz stated, "We chose V-Twin Marketing to help market our brand new line of billet parts and accessories to the Harley and the metric cruiser markets...both new market segments for us." "We feel confident in their 30+ years of "product branding" experience in the motorcycle industry as well as the many contacts that they have established over the years and look forward to working…
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YAMAHA AMA MOTORCYCLE HALL OF FAME BREAKFAST AT DAYTONA, PRESENTED BY MOTUL, SUCCEEDS THANKS TO SUPPORTERS

Published on March 25, 2013 under Born To Ride LifeStyle
PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame thanks its supporters, sponsors and "Mr. Daytona" himself, Scott Russell, for helping make the 25th Annual Yamaha AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Breakfast at Daytona, presented by Motul, a successful fundraising event. Russell, who has won the Daytona 200 five times, was the featured speaker at the event. "The history of American motorcycling is rich with great stories and fascinating moments, and Scott Russell has contributed more than his fair share to that heritage," said Jeffrey V. Heininger, chairman of the American Motorcycle Heritage Foundation, which directs the AMA Motorcycle Hall…
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