Where to go and what to do - vintage motorcycle events and shows for May and June 2013.
Motorcycle training classes sponsored by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation provide invaluable lessons to new motorcyclists.
The Vinago, Greg Hageman of Doc’s Chops’ custom Yamaha Virago Vincent built for Billy Joel.
BUILD Moto Mentor Program LTD is a non-profit educational outreach program that connects high school students with skilled mentors and faculty advisors, and offers the opportunity to learn vintage bike restoration while developing important business, trade and interpersonal skills.
Well known vintage bike enthusiast and founder of the Chadds Ford Classic Motorcycle Auction John Lawless is dipping his toe — or more like his entire body — into video with the premier of a five-minute mini-episode of his planned new show, Retro Moto, on PBS’ Motorweek, January 5 and 6, 2013, and again January 15 at 8 and 11 p.m. on the Velocity network.
In addition to the nearly 250 antique, vintage and classic motorcycles being offered at the Bonhams Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction in January is a unique collection of mid-century motorcycle cutaway engines and components.
A 1960 Pannonia 250 motorcycle with sidecar, on display with other classic bikes at the National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, Iowa.
Sculptor Steven Posson pays tribute to Albert “Shrimp” Burns in an investment-cast bronze statue called The Flying Mile.