Indian Motorcycle FTR1200 smaller spending

Indian’s production ready FTR1200

Indian Motorcycle continues to tease with the unveiling of what looks like a production-ready Scout FTR1200 flat tracker at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan over night. The company has run and won its first return season in the Pro AMA Flat Track competition with its FTR750 against the Harley-Davidson XG750R. Understandably, the brand now …

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Carey Hart's Hooligan flat track Scout burnout used to make Indian Motorcycle tattoo ink

Tattoo ink from Indian Scout burnout

Motorcycling is literally in freestyle motocross champion Carey Hart’s blood now that he has had a tattoo with ink made from a burnout on his Indian Scout Hooligan flat track racer. Carey, husband of rock star and bike fanatic Pink, did the burnout and Nocturnal Ink co-founder Franco Vescovi collected the carbon from the rubber. …

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Dust Hustle 4 (Photo Bevan French) crump

Fifth Dust Hustle set to sell out

Tickets to ride in the fifth Ellaspede Dust Hustle go on sale on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at 6pm and the 140 rider spots are expected to sell out within an hour. Tickets, which have sold out quickly in the past, are only available online here. Rather than being held in Spring, the fun racing event will this year …

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Troy Bayliss leads the pack at the Troy Bayliss Classic comeback

Troy Bayliss Classic suspended

Increased operating costs and an underwhelming turnout for the Troy Bayliss Classic in Taree in January 2017 have forced organisers to suspend the event in 2018. For the past five years Troy Bayliss Events has been attracting a good crowd with a host of superstar guest riders from around the world to the small Taree …

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Pro AMA Flat Track stars Sammy Halbert

Troy Bayliss Classic flat track needs thunder

While three of America’s leading flat track racers will compete in the fourth Troy Bayliss Classic in January, don’t expect to see them racing their thunderous 750cc Harleys and Indians. Don’t be mistaken that having Pro AMA Flat Track stars Sammy Halbert (pictured at top on a Harley), Henry Miles and Jared Mees here for …

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Ellaspede Dust Hustle

Garry McCoy races in Dust Hustle

Former MotoGP and World Superbikes legend Garry McCoy will compete in the third annual 2016 Ellaspede Dust Hustle fun race event this Saturday (September 3, 2016). McCoy will be wheeling out a ’74 Yamaha MX125 in the Old Mates class and will compete in two pro exhibition races in the lunch hour on modern race bikes against young guns such …

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Ellaspede Dust Hustle

2016 Dust Hustle rider tickets sell out

Rider tickets for the third annual 2016 Ellaspede Dust Hustle fun race event went on sale last week and sold out in record time. Ellaspede spokesman Hughan Seary says 30 tickets for the Clutchless Scooter & Postie category at $75 each sold out in three hours on June 6, but over the next few days the …

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Dust Hustle

Watch 2015 Ellaspede Dust Hustle video

Watch all the fun, dust, hipsters and beards flying in the Dust Hustle 2015 video from Ellaspede on Vimeo. The second annual Dust Hustle on September 5, 2015, was a sellout for riders and a spectator-friendly event.   Ellaspede spokesman Hughan Seary says it’s a fun event where riders race flat track on a variety of suitable and not-so-suitable machines …

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