Understanding Motorcycle And ATV VINs

Why Your VIN Is Important

Why Your VIN Is Important In the U.S., all cars, trucks, motorcycles, ATVs and other motor vehicles used on the road require a Vehicle Identification Number, or VIN. Your motorcycle’s VIN might not necessarily be worth memorizing, but you should certainly know where to locate the number and what each digit means. VINs are important because […]

2016 Harley-Davidson Lineup Arrives

2016 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra

Changes A Plenty For 2016 Harley-Davidson Models As the fall reaches closer, more motorcycle manufacturers are starting to announce their 2016 lineups. The newest company to make a splash for the coming year is Harley-Davidson with its newly updated motorcycles for the next riding season. Specifically, the American motorcycle giant had one thing in mind […]

‘Being Evel’ Dives Deep Into The True Life Of 70s Daredevil

Evel Knievel

If there’s anyone who knows a thing or two about crazy stunts, it’s Jackass’s Johnny Knoxville. However, the famed stuntman is tipping his hat to possibly the greatest daredevil of all time with his newly produced movie Being Evel, which highlights the life and times of Robert C. “Evel” Knievel. As a 70s posterboy for […]

Honda CB500F Recall Affects Many Other Models

Honda CB500F Recall

Honda is well-known for manufacturing automotive and motorcycle parts that can be used on the majority of its vehicles and across numerous model years. This makes Honda ideal for those who want to change out street bike parts at an affordable price. However, when a major recall occurs, the number of affected vehicles skyrockets due to […]

Women’s Speed Record Ends In Crash

Becci Ellis

Soon after a close attempt at beating her own world speed record on the standing mile, the fastest woman ever on two wheels, Becci Ellis, was suddenly tossed off her motorcycle and went out of control by a large gust of wind at the World Wheelie Championship hosted by the Elvington Airfield in Yorkshire, England. […]

Victory Announces Its First Ever Electric Motorcycle

2016 Victory Empulse TT

Victory recently unveiled its first-ever battery-powered motorcycle, the Empulse TT. For the most part, Victory Motorcycles has been a major manufacturer of cruiser-style motorcycles. However, their parent company recently bought the electric motorcycle manufacturer Brammo, and has adapted their design of the Empulse TT for the Victory brand. With that in mind, it isn’t too […]

Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Kicks Into Gear

Sturgis Harley-Davidson Riders

Touted as the nation’s largest motorcycle rally, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally transforms Sturgis, South Dakota, from a quiet town of less than 7,000 into a jam-packed event with almost half-a-million motorcycle enthusiasts. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Sturgis rally, which is expected to draw even more people. The motorcycle rally will last until Aug. […]

Famous Jurassic World Motorcycle Sold For $44,000

Jurassic World Scrambler

On Aug. 2, the auction ended on the Triumph Scrambler motorcycle Chris Pratt used to dodge velociraptors in the blockbuster movie Jurassic World. Apparently, the motorcycle caught the eyes of many collectors since the winning bid ended up reaching nearly $44,000 during the charity auction held on eBay. The Scrambler used in the movie was a one-of-a-kind piece […]

Harley-Davidson Recall Due To Saddlebag Problems

2014 Harley-Davidson Road King

In a recent announcement, Harley-Davidson said it would recall 185,272 cruisers that have motorcycle luggage systems with faulty saddlebags. The motorcycle manufacturer added in certain situations, the saddlebags can separate from their racks. In January 2015, Harley-Davidson began investigating the saddlebag issue with several warranty claims. There have been no reports of injuries or crashes […]

Polaris Q2 Sales Increase Among Paint Manufacturing Speculations


Polaris Industries Inc., which is responsible for the manufacture and sales of the Victory Motorcycles and Indian Motorcycle brands, recently released its second quarter earnings for 2015. The major motorcycle manufacturer said sales across the board grew by 57 percent compared to the second quarter of 2014. Sales figures reached $162 million for the second […]