A 75th Annual Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™ themed tree will be auctioned off at the 20th Annual Festival of Trees in Sturgis. The tree is decorated in a copper and white theme in keeping with the 2015 Official Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™ colors.
November, 2014 - The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for the 2015 Hall of Fame and the 2015 Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame. Individuals, organizations and businesses considered for induction into the Hall of Fame will have made a positive and significant impact on motorcycling. Individuals considered for the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame will have made a significant impact through their work in grassroots rights efforts.
(TROUP, Texas) Motor Trike announces an all-new conversion for the Honda Silver Wing called the GT3. This comes on the heels of the successful launch of the Breeze conversion for the Suzuki Burgman 650.
The 74th Annual o Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™ roared through South Dakota the first part of August with a week of activities and events. One noteworthy event was Jesse Jurrens, owner of Legend Suspensions, being inducted into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame at the 14th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Breakfast held at the Lodge in Deadwood, SD.
Band's Rendition of Star Spangled Banner Celebrates 200th Anniversary As motorcyclists with a message flock to Washington DC on Thursday, September 11 to show support for those lost in the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the US 13 years ago, Madison Rising, a patriotic rock band with a message, will play a guest performance at the 2 Million Bikers To DC rally in Washington DC. In addition to their original songs, they will perform their popular version of the Star Spangled Banner to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Francis Scott Key song that is being celebrated this weekend.
Sturgis, SD - Friday, September 12th at 6 pm will kick off the festivities for the 2nd Annual Sturgis Downtown Supermoto Race. The Knuckle Saloon in Sturgis will be hosting the Sturgis Supermoto Charity Races. From 6 pm to 9 pm there will be 2 person wheelbarrow and razor scooter races, which will start in front of the Knuckle Saloon and will utilize part of the Supermoto race course.
Sturgis, SD – August 26, 2014 – Distinguished world-class motorcycle racer, Micky Dymond, will be racing in the 2014 Sturgis Supermoto race. The former AMA 125cc Motocross Champion, AMA Supermoto Unlimited Champion and Baja 1000 winner is sure to bring some speed to the streets of Sturgis.
Sturgis Dragway was the perfect backdrop for the grass roots motorcycle drag racing of the 3rd Annual AMSOIL Sturgis Nationals, held August 5 and 6 during the 74th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Not only did racers have to battle the track this year, but Mother Nature and a lightning-fried time slip printer as well… never a dull moment!
Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Expansion Plan Sturgis, SD — The Sturgis Museum & Hall Of Fame board of directors is proud to announce the appointment of industry veteran Tigra Tsujikawa as Marketing & Development Director. Just in time for the annual motorcycle rally in the Black Hills, the hiring of Tsujikawa is part of the museum's stated mission to "honor the ride and build the legacy" of the Sturgis Rally.
Bristol, Tennessee – This year's 3rd Annual AMSOIL Sturgis Nationals promises not only to thrill and excite all those present at the track, but a national television audience as well.
Masters Entertainment Group (MEG) will be on site at Sturgis Dragway filming the competition, with racer interviews, opening ceremonies and all the fun you've come to expect at the dragstrip. The 2014 AMSOIL Sturgis Nationals will air this season, as a stand-alone episode on the 'Inside Drag Racing' television series on MAV TV.
TROUP, Texas) Motor Trike, Inc. announces the release of an all-new independent suspension conversion for the Harley Softail family of bikes. The "Spartan", as it is named, will fit year models 1994 – present Softails.
The launch of the Spartan makes this the twelfth IRS conversion in Motor Trike’s arsenal.
Two All-New Models Flaunt Massive Bad Attitude and Mile-Devouring Function
MILWAUKEE – Harley-Davidson® (NYSE:HOG) has more rush in the tank. Spy photos, gossip and wild speculation are flooding the Internet as Harley-Davidson fans around the globe anticipate the return of the Road Glide® motorcycle. The wait is over and the Road Glide is back.
Scotts Valley, CA – The Western Motorcycle Drag Racing Association (WMDRA) is proud to announce that Bell Helmets has renewed their partnership with the WMDRA as Official Helmet of the 2014 AMSOIL Sturgis Nationals scheduled August 5 and 6 at Sturgis Dragway.
The Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™ scheduled for August 4-10, 2014 includes many shows, activities, and events. In order to keep their fans connected and informed throughout the week, the Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™ will have a team of people onsite making posts, sharing photos, and providing event updates.
Industry Legend Mark Blackwell to Host Induction Ceremonies The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame's annual induction breakfast is one of the premiere events of the 2014 Rally on Wednesday, August 6. This promises to be a great event, honoring six new inductees to the Hall of Fame and one new Freedom Fighter. The Museum is also pleased to announce that industry legend Mark Blackwell will be serving as the emcee for the 2014 Hall of Fame Induction breakfast.
BOISE, IDAHO – The Western Motorcycle Drag Racing Association (WMDRA) is pleased to welcome Bikernet Performance Editor Ray C. Wheeler to Sturgis Dragway with Lyndall Brakes and the magical elixir known as Kangen water. The ionized, alkaline and acidic water will be available to drag racers, crew members and spectators alike.
Sturgis, SD - Linked by a love of all things on two wheels, Lance Armstrong will be joined by a cast of motorcycling and bicycling VIP’s in an effort to raise funding for the Sturgis All-Volunteer Fire Department. An experienced enduro motorcycle rider, Armstrong was invited by the city of Sturgis to come and ride and was subsequently named Grand Marshal of the 12th Annual Mayor’s Ride, taking place on Monday, August 4th at 9:00 am, departing from the City of Riders Expo in downtown Sturgis, South Dakota.
AMSOIL INC. of Superior, Wis., Official Oil for the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, has made five locations available where rally-goers can get AMSOIL oil changes while in the vicinity of Sturgis. It is well-known that AMSOIL motorcycle oils help keep bikes – and bikers – cooler on those hot summer rides.
The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame has just launched a newly re-designed website to better serve its constituents. The new website launched on July 18th, just in time for the 74th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The site is online at www.sturgismuseum.com.