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Harley Davidson made an electric motorcycle? One doesn’t equate the all American machine with anything electric, but that’s exactly what they designed with the idea of allowing motorcycle riders test ride and then provide feedback. Harley named the experiment the “Project LiveWire Experience Tour.”

Willows is a small Northern California town with a population of about 6,000, and it’s one of my favorite cities in the US. Why? This small town is home to one of my favorite racetracks: Thunderhill Raceway Park. This 2.86 miles of track composed of 15 turns is considered a fast track with a few fun technical turns....

eBay Listing: Steve McQueen’s 1971 Husqvarna 250s Moto-Cross One of the most recognizable and successful actors of the 1960s and ‘70s, Steve McQueen’s fame in both the movie and motorcycle worlds have made his personal bikes valuable collector’s items. Now here’s another chance to own a piece of history. With...

Photo of the Week: 1947 Indian Chief Tribute bike to the owner’s late father, but restored to personal specs. Dad used to own a 1947 Indian Chief and that is why this vintage motorcycle was restored to its former glory and more. The more being additional pinstriping, V-panel on the tank, and tan leather to give the...

The now legendary Indian Motorcycle Co. was founded by George M. Hendee and Carl Oscar Hedström in 1901, the two men were both successful bicycle racers who had encountered some of the early motorized cycles and immediately saw their potential. Three prototypes were built in 1901, each with a chain drive and narrow,...

Hidden Two-wheeled Treasures Found at Alice’s Restaurant Before motorcyclists hit the twisty roads such as Hwy 84 and Hwy 35 in northern California, most head to Alice’s Restaurant, which sits right in the middle of those two highways. On almost any weekend, it’s flooded with all types of motorcycles — everything from...

Many of us mere mortals will rarely experience speeds in the triple digits driving vehicles with four wheels and protected by four fenders. At speeds over 200 mph, Valerie Thompson is a land speed record holder on a motorcycle and has already accomplished five land speed records. Valerie’s three most recent land speed...

Roaming the North Hall at 2014 International CES we encountered more than one customized Harley-Davidson Street Glide touring bikes. For the Packers fans who were saddened after being knocked out of the playoffs by the San Francisco Forty-Niners, we have a tribute to the deep and honorable legacy of the Green Bay...

eBay Listing: 1972 Triumph Bonneville T120 This hand built custom 1972 Bonneville T120 epitomizes the performance and personality that’s bred into every Triumph motorcycle. And you can acquire it while supporting the Tony Hawk Foundation and its mission to serve at-risk youth. This classic Triumph’s clip-on handlebars...

A 2008 Harley Davidson Dyna Street Bob underwent some serious cosmetic surgery by master builder, Lupo Racing, who hollers from France. The twin cam hog has a long list of modifications, but the most striking mod is a tail fin from a ’57 Chevy Bel Air sourced from Danchuk – a 55/56/57 classic Chevy parts manufacturer...

Zach Ness, grandson to Arlen Ness, continues legacy of building custom motorcycles. The Ness family has been building custom motorcycles since the early 1970’s, when Arlen Ness came up with his first creations in his home garage. Arlen has received numerous awards and honors for his work, and was inducted into the...

Collections created by Motoshop SF – Aleksandra Grippo Each of these collections we’ve created gives a hint as to the uniqueness in which we call ourselves. On a motorcycle we can be whoever we want. We are in control of our destiny and take an extreme pleasure in the ride. Our senses run at full tilt as we push...

eBay Listing: 2002 El Diablo West Coast Choppers Custom Made for Daymond John Daymond John, the “Godfather of Urban Fashion” and founder and CEO of FUBU clothing apparel, is auctioning his custom West Coast Choppers 2002 El Diablo, and other exclusive items, to benefit the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE)....

Collections created by James-Silodrome The invention of the internet and subsequent invention of eBay has been one of the single most significant developments in modern history for those of us with slightly less “main-stream” interests – like motorcycling. Before the invention of eBay many of us had to use out-of-date...

It’s a sound all motorcyclists are familiar with: the chest-vibrating thump at idle followed by the howl of a Ducati Desmodromic L-twin at full tilt; it sends shivers down the spine. Today, we’re extremely proud to bring that experience to eBay with the introduction of Ducati USA to the eBay family of sellers! “Ducati...

America’s Best Road Trip — exploring the Lost Coast and a scenic drive along Avenue of the Giants One day, my friend Armin asked me if I wanted to head up north for a weekend road trip to ride some incredible stretches of California highway. Coming from the south, I imagine the scenery is a lot different from the low...

While cruising through the eBay Garage, we were struck by this photo from member “darnrick” of his 2013 BMW K 1600 GTL. Set along the road in front of some gorgeous mountains in the winter, it’s clear to see that he gets the point of the K 1600 GTL – long-haul road trips in comfort, in which you get to be one with the...

One minute you’re researching the BMW K 1600 GTL and the next you’re cruising down the Autobahn or journeying upon Australia’s Great Ocean highway. Suddenly, city lights and commuter traffic fade into the background. Your imagination becomes the GPS as your K 1600 GTL churns and hums along Pacific Coast Highway, or...

The dream ride is yours, enter to win. The touring bike of all touring bikes, the BMW K 1600 GTL has been tried, tested and proven beyond worthy by enthusiasts and cycle writers the world over. Labeled the most ‘luxurious mega-tourer’ on the market, this BMW cycle boasts a 1649cc, inline 6-cylinder engine that...

BMW has a long and rich history in the automotive world and has achieved on two wheels what it has done for decades on four. Since presenting its Concept 6 in 2009, BMW has come a long way to deliver its first ever inline six engine. Yep, you heard correctly, 6-cylinders, inline. Mostly known for luxurious and safe...

Feeling the need for speed? Ok, maybe you just like the feeling of the top down or the open air. Whether you’re into two or four wheels, it’s time to enter the eBay Garage and ride off in style this summer. We’re excited to announce our Choose Your Wheels Sweepstakes and with it, your chance to win the grand prize –...