Results tagged with 'Motorcycles'
Published Oct. 20, 2015
For some, flying off a ramp and flipping dozens of feet into the air on a motorcycle might sound like a nightmare. For Josh Sheehan, growing up watching old Crusty Demons FMX (freestyle motocross) movies in the small Australian town of Donnybrook, it's a dream. And now it's his dream job, flinging himself through the air with Travis Pastrana's Nitro Circus extreme sport stunt collective, coming to the BMO Harris Bradley Center Thursday night.
Published Sept. 1, 2015
Now that the well-publicized but rarely seen Milwaukee Lion has either left town or likely never really existed, the Milwaukee area prepares for another kind of wild life. Yes, the bikers are coming to town from Sept. 3 through Sept. 7 for the annual Harley-Davidson Milwaukee Rally. And unlike the scarce sightings of the lion, the Harleys and other biker species will be very easy to spot around town this weekend.
Published July 11, 2015
In the motorcycle and car world, saying that someone "has gas and oil in their veins" means those are folks are either gear heads, or at least have some gear head in their DNA. If anyone is actually capable of painting with gas and oil, Milwaukee artist Mathew "boo" Hintz is the guy to do it. Hintz is building an impressive professional and artistic career combining his passion for painting, drawing, design and motorcycles at Harley-Davidson.
Published July 8, 2015
In this first article in a series of Harley-Davidson dealership profiles, OnMilwaukee.com chats with House of Harley-Davidson owner John Schaller about the company's history, the popularity of Sons Of Anarchy, the power of a clean bike and what it feels like to ride a Harley.
Published May 27, 2015
The Iron Horse Hotel - located at 500 W. Florida St. - celebrates summer and speed with a viewing party for American Pharaoh's upcoming horse racing Triple Crown bid and a Bike Night event series.
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I've been fortunate enough to visit many motorcycle rallies but my favorite happens to be right in my hometown of Milwaukee. Rockerbox was created by two local business owners (Fuel Cafe & The Shop) in the Riverwest neighborhood. It's fun to see every year it get bigger and better...
I love estate sales. They're full of wonder, a distilled museum of one person or family. When I heard Buell Motorcycles would be having a factory sell-off it seemed like the estate sale of my motorcycle nerd dreams. The third party brokerage firm advertised tools, machining equipment, vehicle...
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