Most motorcycles come with an owner's manual. Ed Jacobs's bikes ought to come with a syllabus.
The design chief for Confederate Motorcycles—a boutique manufacturer of what might be called high-art drag bikes—includes among his inspirations Arjuna, the silver-bright and unconquerable charioteer in the Mahabharata; Sun Tzu's military strategy of "yielding and resisting"; the "intentionality" of Japanese architect Tadao Ando; and the exploded-view functionalism of Pompidou Center. Read On: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203518404577094512121949928.html?
In its third generation of production, the X132 Hellcat Motorcycle by Confederate Motorcycles takes its mark from the F6F Hellcat Fighter Plane of World War II lore. The cycle that blends an artistic aesthetic with power is definitely a show piece but also includes high quality components and craftsmanship that will send you rocketing wherever you choose to ride it. Read On & watch the video: http://stupiddope.com/2011/12/06/confederate-x132-hellcat-motorcycle/
Titan Motorcycle Co ® (established in 1994) has emerged as the world’s largest and fastest growing custom motorcycle manufacturer (OEM – Tier 2). This upcoming week they are proud to announce that not only are they introducing their new 2012 line of motorcycles but are also hosting their annual Kickstart dealer & distributor conference at their facility in Phoenix. Read On: http://www.betheboss.ca/franchise_news_december_2011/Titan-Motorcycles-Kickstart-Conference687.cfm
(Reuters) - For Harley-Davidson, Michael Adams is a godsend.
When the 22-year-old college senior showed up for a $25 rider training class at a community college last year in Michigan, his aspiration was to someday buy his ultimate American icon: a Harley.
But he quickly found he was in enemy territory.
"Everyone my age was talking about buying a 'crotch rocket'" Adams said. "They wanted a Ducati or Yamaha or some other kind of import; but I never heard any other talk about a Harley." Read On: http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/12/04/us-harleydavidson-idUSTRE7B30QV20111204