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‘GRIZZLY’ SETS NEW WORLD RECORD ON HIS VICTORY CROSS COUNTRY TOUR

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‘GRIZZLY’ SETS NEW WORLD RECORD ON HIS VICTORY CROSS COUNTRY TOUR

Swiss endurance rider completes his round-the-world ride challenge in 72 days and 13 hours MINNEAPOLIS — July 11, 2016 — Victory Motorcycles® is proud to announce that Swiss endurance rider Urs “Grizzly” Pedraita has achieved a new world record by riding across five continents in less than 120 days aboard his Victory Cross Country Tour.  Grizzly covered roughly 47,390 miles in 72 riding days and 13 hours by the time he reached a celebration in his honor at Volusia Motorsports in New Smyrna Beach, Fla., on July 10. The previous record for such a ride was 120 days and 2...

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INDIAN MOTORCYCLE READIES FOR SECOND ANNUAL “VETERANS CHARITY RIDE TO STURGIS”

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INDIAN MOTORCYCLE READIES FOR SECOND ANNUAL “VETERANS CHARITY RIDE TO STURGIS”

Epic ride from L.A. to South Dakota on Indian bikes uses ‘Motorcycle Therapy’ to aid wounded and amputee veterans MINNEAPOLIS (June 21, 2016) — Indian Motorcycle®, America’s first motorcycle company and proud sponsor for the second straight year of the Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis®, today released further details about the 1,776-mile, multi-state tour that uses Indian motorcycles as therapy for wounded and amputee veterans. The Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis hand-selects veterans from all branches of the military to experience motorcycle therapy on Indian motorcycles, trikes and Champion sidecars while riding from Los Angeles to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally...

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Top 7 Motorcycle Rides in the USA

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Top 7 Motorcycle Rides in the USA

# 7 Route 50, The George Washington Highway, West Virginia. Start in Parkersburg West Virginina,and head east along a well paved highway full of plenty of twisty turns and scenic overlooks.   And GWH rides through Cathedral State Park which is a treat in and of itself. You can turn around at the Maryland State line, or continue on for the full 234 miles ending in Winchester Virginia.   # 6 Tail of the Dragon, Deal's Gap, North Carolina  Never heard of "The Dragon?"  Then we can only assume you've just bought your first motorcycle and haven't been to a bike night or...

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Harley-Davidson To Lay Off Employees

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Harley-Davidson To Lay Off Employees

(AP) — Harley-Davidson Inc. plans to cut an unspecified number of jobs and ship fewer motorcycles than it had planned for the year after reporting third-quarter earnings and revenue that fell short of Wall Street expectations. Its shares tumbled $7.83, or 14 percent, to $48.22 in late morning trading Tuesday. Harley-Davidson also expects expenses of between $30 million and $35 million in the fourth quarter for employee separation and reorganization costs as it reallocates spending. “Our ongoing commitment to manage supply in line with demand and maintain the premium nature of the brand remains a top priority for Harley-Davidson,” said President...

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Arson Ruled Out In Full Throttle Fire

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KELO TELEVISION - Results of an investigation into a devastating fire at the Full Throttle Saloon find the cause was accidental. Investigators found the fire started in the main part of the bar and was accidental in nature. Several agencies took part in the investigation including a National Response Team (NRT) from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF).  Agents from the ATF St. Paul Field Division, the South Dakota State Fire Marshal's Office, the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation, the Meade County Sheriff's Office and the Sturgis Police Department all played a role.   Buy Classic Route 66...

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