Reviews and Notices of Upcoming Classic Motorcycle Shows and Events
1962 Honda CB77 at the 2012 Quail Motorcycle Gathering.
The 5th Quail Motorcycle Gathering returns to the Quail Lodge in Carmel, Calif. This year’s event showcases the 20th anniversary of the Ducati Monster, along with all the regular show classes. The show runs from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The 14th Annual Riding Into History returns to the World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla. Ride there with Grand Marshals Buzz Kanter and Dale Walksler in the Vintage Motorcycle Kickstart Classic Ride May 15th and 16th. The Grand Marshal’s Historic Lunch Ride and dinner are on Friday, followed by the Concours d’Elegance on Saturday.
Head to Hanford, Calif., for the 45th Annual Hanford Vintage Motorcycle Rally featuring a classic motorcycle show, a vintage parts exchange and sale corral, and 150-plus vendors. Camping in swap space and RV hookups.
Head to Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis., for the Road America Vintage Motorcycle Classic, June 7-9 for AHRMA road racing, motocross, cross-country and trials competitions. Motorcycle Classics will be there again hosting the Ride & Show, which is open to all bikes 1993 and older.
Visit Anamosa, Iowa, for the National Motorcycle Museum’s 3rd Annual Vintage Rally, June 8-9. A swap meet, a vintage bike show on Saturday, and a Sunday morning ride.
The 22nd Annual Heart of America Motorcycle Enthusiasts Vintage Motorcycle Rally & Show will feature more than 100 vintage bikes inside the Airline History Museum at the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport in Kansas City, Mo. This year’s rally will celebrate the Seventies Superbike.
Don’t miss the Rhinebeck (N.Y.) Grand National Super Meet June 14-15, where Louis “Rocket” Re will jump his American Eagle Laverda over 13 cars.