| Dec 27, 2011
| 11:15 AM
A Somonauk man has been charged in connection with an October car-motorcycle crash in Kendall County that left one person dead, police said today.
Matthew D. Lambert, 28, was arrested Friday and charged with aggravated DUI and reckless homicide,...
| May 26, 2011
| 5:25 AM
Members of Tomahawk MX Park in Hedgesville, W.Va., went to Washington, D.C., Thursday to participate in the American Motorcyclist Association Family Capitol Hill Climb.
The climb is a rally in support of HR 412, a bill in Congress that would exempt...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 8:34 AM
The 5th annual motorcycle benefit ride and car cruise for Semper Max Team will take place on Saturday, August 20, 2011 at the New Hackensack Fire Department, 217 Myers Corners Road, Wappinger Falls, New York.
The Semper Max mission is a service for...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Although her four daughters and seven grandchildren didn't have a clue what she was up to, Phyllis Hare was busy on a recent Saturday morning in Westminster checking off another item on her "bucket list" —challenges she's determined to try during...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 5:52 AM
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) reported a strong finish to 2011, with improved fourth-quarter performance capping a year of earnings and dealer retail sales growth.
Income from continuing operations was $54.6 million, or $0.24 per share, in the fourth...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:05 AM
For Gary "Pappy" Boward, the prospect of the tread stripping off an aging tire on his van or car is scary enough. The possibility of it happening on his motorcycle is downright terrifying.
Boward, chairman of the motorcycle rights group ABATE, came to...
| Apr 2, 2008
Motorcycles get about 50 miles to the gallon. That's a general statistic trotted out by motorcycle manufacturers, government representatives, individual riders, your mailman. But specific MPG figures for specific models? That's been difficult to find....
| Apr 9, 2009
I had the pleasure of meeting a very cool little guy recently. Chase Yentzer is a dirt bike racer. He's only 6 years old! The Carlisle boy stood in Washington DC between two federal legislators and told a crowd "Please let me have my dirt bike. I...
| Sep 23, 2008
Owning a chromed or custom Harley-Davidson is "not about transportation, it's about an experience," says the company's chief executive, James L. Ziemer.
That's clear to even the most average of non-motorcycling Joes, who, on any given day, are likely...
| May 21, 2008
Gas prices are fueling scooter sales, but a large part of scooters' appeal is their non-threatening profile and ease of use. You don't swing a leg over a scooter as you would on a motorcycle. You merely step through and sit down. Nor do you need to master...
| Jun 11, 2008
Graphic designers Thomas and Jane Wynn bought a trendy motor scooter three years ago for weekend joy rides; now they use it for their daily commute from Parkville to their jobs at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in East Baltimore. Jerry Hobbs Jr. and...