Gloria at Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

Granny rides to Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

I’m feeling pretty tough at the age of 57 riding 3000km to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally with my wife on a Victory Cross Country Tour. But that’s nothing! Grandmother Gloria Struck is 89 and will once again ride almost 3000km from New Jersey to the world’s biggest motorcycle rally. Gloria was inducted into the Sturgis …

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Lions Rd - Sturgis

Aussie event to mirror TT and Sturgis

(UPDATED SEPTEMBER 11 WITH DISCOUNT PRICES) The  Lions TT and Kyogle Motorcycle Festival on October 5-6 hopes to bring together elements of the Isle of Man TT and Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The Lions TT  in South East Queensland and northern NSW is not a race, but a closed-road ride over one of the best motorcycling roads on the east …

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Indian "warhead" returns to Sturgis Rally

Indian dealer for Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

Indian Motorcycles plans to open a permanent dealership in Sturgis where the first of the new generation of Polaris-made Indian Chiefs was unveiled to the world last year. The August 2013 unveiling was a highlight of the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, the largest bike rally in the world. Live images of the eagerly anticipated unveiling …

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Previous Indian Chief recalled

Indian Motorcycles in the US has issued a safety recall on the Indian Chief. However, it has nothing to do with the new Indian Chief that is about to hit our shores. The recall affects Indians designed by the previous owners and made at Kings Mountain, North Carolina, from December 10, 2008, to November 1, …

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Tight security for Indian launch

The story behind the simultaneous unveiling of the new Indian Chief motorcycles at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota and in Sydney last Sunday reads like a military operation. Indian Motorcycles country manager Peter Harvey says despite workers being sworn to secrecy and extraordinary security measures, he expected photos of the bikes to leak …

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Indian unveils the new Chief models

These are the first photos of the new Indian Chief Classic cruiser, Chieftain hardbagger and Vintage softbagger unveiled simultaneously at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota and in Sydney today. The long and low Indian Chief will arrive in Australia later this year costing $28,995 ride-away for the Classic which pitches it squarely at …

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First Indian Chief owner

Meet the proud owner of the first Indian Chief to arrive in Australia later this year. Ken Hager drew “number 1” from a special draw tonight with actor Shane Jacobsen at an official preview function for the launch of the Indian Chief at the Victory/Indian dealership in Parramatta Rd, Sydney. He is one of 111 …

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What follows the Indian Chief?

Only one more day before the Indian Chief is unveiled and already I’m wondering what’s next! Although we don’t know what the Chief looks like yet, we have seen the long and low silhouette (pictured above) which shows a windscreen and no top box. When the Indian Chief is unveiled tomorrow (Sunday, August 4), I …

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2014 Victory Motorcycles line-up

The 2014 Victory Motorcycles range has just been released in the US with some cheaper models and others adding more standard features. Victory has also followed Harley’s lead with its Hard Candy paintwork by introducing their own factory custom paint. In its 15th year, Victory is adding new accessories, new apparel and two new bikes. …

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