Results tagged with 'motorcycles'
Published Sept. 12, 2016
Royal Enfield Motors is the world's oldest motorcycle company in continuous production and yet, most Milwaukeeans have never - or only recently - heard of it. The India-based company opened its North American headquarters in the Third Ward this weekend.
Published Sept. 2, 2016
In 2004, Tim Schneider opened The Shop in Bay View's Hide House. Fast forward to 2016, and the motorcycle repair/customization shop - that only works on Japanese and European bikes - averages a 6-8 week waiting list, and their phone rings off the hook. It was time to move.
Published May 18, 2016
Harley-Davidson launched a new concept in Milwaukee, Portland and Los Angeles today: a pop-up bike share that gives riders the chance to test out the new Dark Custom Harley-Davidson Roadster. In Milwaukee, the pop-up popped up in the Third Ward on Broadway.
Published Feb. 18, 2016
To the get low down on classic Milwaukee motorcycle music, we ride with local music expert Steve Palec, the host of the weekly Sunday morning "Rock and Roll Roots" radio show on WKLH 96.5 FM for nearly 30 years.
Published Feb. 17, 2016
Mama Tried takes place this weekend. Its purpose, according to founder Scott Johnson, is primarily to "bring together the custom motorcycle culture with the motorcycle racing culture," but it's also a big party for motorcycle enthusiasts of all kinds.
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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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