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Zakk Wylde Supergroup to Demolish the Sturgis Buffalo Chip® With Barrage of Black Sabbath Hits

Zakk Sabbath, an all-star roster of heavy metal legends led by Zakk Wylde, will bring down the house at the finale of “The Largest Music Festival in Motorcycling”® on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019.   Sturgis, SD (December 11, 2018) – Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Zakk Wylde, one of the most talented heavy metal musicians ever to pick up a guitar, will bring the hard rock supergroup Zakk Sabbath, and the full
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New Joint FAU/UM Study Shows Laws Designed to Ban or Curb Drivers’ Use of Cell Phones are Saving Lives of Motorcyclists

BOCA RATON, Fla. (December 5, 2018) – Laws to ban or curb drivers’ use of cell phones and other handheld devices have greatly reduced the rate of fatalities for motorcyclists, according to a new study by faculty at Florida Atlantic University and the University of Miami. The study’s findings, recently published in Social Science & Medicine, show that states with moderate to strong bans have motorcycle fatality rates that differ
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KURYAKYN ROAD THUNDER SOUND BAR PLUS BY MTX

Twice the power plus device-charging capabilities lead a long list of updates for the Road Thunder Sound Bar.   SOMERSET, WIS, NOV 27 — At first glance, the all-new Kuryakyn® Road Thunder® Sound Bar Plus by MTX® doesn’t reveal too much in terms of updated features and benefits compared to its predecessor. But appearances are often misleading.   Now packed with 300 watts of peak power, the new Road Thunder
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INDIAN MOTORCYCLE ANNOUNCES RIDE-ENHANCING TECHNOLOGIES FOR INDUSTRY-LEADING RIDE COMMAND® INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM

New Software Update & Mobile App Offer Online Route Planning with Wireless Bike Transfer & Remote Vehicle Information Accessibility MINNEAPOLIS (November 30, 2018) – Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, continues to enhance its rider experience with the announcement of an all-new Ride Command® mobile phone app and software update. Ride Command is the largest, fastest, most customizable system on two wheels, featuring an industry-leading, glove-compatible, seven-inch touchscreen. Its latest
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Motorcycle Ownership Among Women Climbs to 19 Percent

Motorcycle Industry Council Survey Reveals Continuing Shift in Rider Demographics   IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly one in five motorcycle owners is now female, compared with one in 10 less than a decade ago, and the data suggests that women could soon make up one quarter of owners, which would be a major shift in motorcycling demographics, according to the latest national survey by the Motorcycle Industry Council. Among all
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Toby Keith to Headline Sturgis Buffalo Chip Freedom Celebration Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue  

One of the most recognizable voices in country music will take the Wolfman Jack Stage on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 to help honor American heroes   Sturgis, SD (November 20, 2018) – Twenty no. 1 Billboard Hot Country Hits and 42 Top Tens make Toby Keith one of America’s most successful artists, and on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 fans will have the chance to hear this icon perform many of
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INDIAN MOTORCYCLE RACING ANNOUNCES 2019 AMERICAN FLAT TRACK FACTORY TEAM

Reigning Champion Jared Mees Returns, Welcomes Briar Bauman & Bronson Baumam to   Indian Motorcycle Wrecking Crew    Brad “The Bullet” Baker Joins Factory Team as Technical Advisor & Rider Coach       MINNEAPOLIS (November 16, 2018) – Following a dominant 2018 season, where the Indian FTR750 won 17 of the 18 American Flat Track (AFT) races, Indian Motorcycle Racing today announced its 2019 AFT factory race team. Along with the return of reigning Champion Jared Mees, Indian Motorcycle Racing welcomes Briar Bauman and Bronson Bauman to its 2019 Wrecking Crew. Additionally, former Wrecking Crew rider Brad “The Bullet” Baker returns to the team as technical advisor
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Indian Motorcycle Racing Statement Regarding American Flat Track Rule Changes for 2019 Season

  MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 15, 2018 – American Flat Track recently communicated a series of rule changes for 2019, designed to increase the competitive balance in the sport.  Two of the three rule changes single out Indian Motorcycle and the FTR750, and one of the three unfairly handicaps Indian Motorcycle’s ability to compete. Indian Motorcycle developed a superior purpose-built race bike that conforms to AFT’s rules and regulations.  While our efforts