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Leesburg BikeFest 2021 - Know Before You Go

by Kelly Kozakowski

Rally season is coming to an end, and Leesburg BikeFest is probably the last big, multi-day rally you’ll have in 2021, and rounds out the year that started with Florida bike week 2021 in Daytona Florida. Why not end the season with a bang and go to the world’s largest 3-day motorcycle rally down in Leesburg, Florida?! It’s got motorcycles, music, food, brews, beautiful weather, and anything else you can imagine. If you are heading to Leesburg, we’ll give you the rundown on what you should expect.

Ultimate Lists, Rallies

Lone Star Rally 2021 - Galveston, Texas

by Kelly Kozakowski

The Lone Star Rally in Galveston also referred to as the Galveston bike rally, is a party-packed weekend with live entertainment, bike shows, and vendors happening from Thursday, November 4 - Sunday, November 7th. What we’re saying is there’s something for everyone and you will be hard-pressed to find yourself bored deep in the heart of Texas during this rambunctious weekend.

Articles, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket

What Is the Best BMW Motorcycle? Here Are My Favorites

by Jo Kelley

I can't really tell you what's the best BMW Motorcycle, but here are my favorites.

When it comes down to it, BMW motorcycles are made for the Autobahn. Whether or not you actually ride on the legendary speed superhighway, is irrelevant. BMW bikes, while enormously popular overseas, have quite a loyal following in the states. 

Articles, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket

Kawasaki: From Cursed to Victorious

by Jo Kelley

How Kawasaki Broke the Green Motorcycle Curse

Since the 1960s, Kawasaki has produced some of the most exceptionally engineered and easily recognizable sportbikes on the market.

Though many consider it a staple of their image, Kawasaki didn’t always sport its bright, neon green color. In fact, green motorcycles were long thought to be unlucky, and sometimes deadly, machines. It was Kawasaki's bold take-back of the cursed color that created their stand-out image, and it all started with a crazy idea and a little bit of luck.

Rider Diaries, Harley Davidson

Bill Chen's Harley Davidson Road Glide Special // Experience the Road

by Kelly Kozakowski

Why did you choose your Harley Davidson Street Glide Special?

Well, I started off on sport bikes but found myself touring mostly. Then in 2007, the Night Rod Special came out from
Harley and that’s when I jumped over and bought my first Harley. I've ridden a Harley ever since.