October 20, 2020

Up To Speed

New Motorcycle Calendar By CT Rider Focuses On Classics

WINDSOR, CT – They’ve become somewhat of a colorful relic from the days before smartphones, but a wall calendar can still be a useful and attractive addition to an office, a workshop or a garage filled with motorcycles, especially if it’s a motorcycle calendar. Photographer and motorcycle collector Steve Cote of …

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Harley-Davidson Opens Amazon Storefront

MILWAUKEE – In a move announced today that’s bound to have a negative impact on its dealers, Harley-Davidson has opened an online store with retail giant Amazon. It’s offering “select Harley-Davidson apparel and riding gear.” Merchandise is available as of today, with two-day shipping for Amazon Prime members. Harley-Davidson expects …

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Test Ride: Royal Enfield Himalayan

KENT, CT – Making a good first impression can set the tone for a relationship, and a recent introduction to a 2018 Royal Enfield Himalayan courtesy of Iron Horse Customs/Royal Enfield of Kent began positively. Having thrown my right leg over the 31.5-inch seat, I instantly discovered that I could …

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Motorcycle Cannonball Begins In New England

KEENE, NH – The first leg of the 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball from Portland, ME to Portland, OR had mostly finished by late Saturday afternoon, although a few stragglers were still riding their vintage motorcycles into the parking lot at the Best Western Plus motel. Riders and their mechanics were already studiously …

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September Events – Rice-O-Rama, IMOC and More…

Maybe it’s because the weather’s finally beginning to cool, but September offers several well-run motorcycle events to attend and more. This month is highlighted by the Japanese meet Rice-O-Rama, the Italian meet IMOC and the annual classic European meet at the Larz Anderson Auto Museum. Here are the dates and …

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