Texas Motorcycle News

Motorcycle Thefts Down in US

Texas 3rd in stolen bikes, 2 Texas Cities in Top 10 DES PLAINES, Ill. – Motorcycle thefts in the United States fell about 6 percent in 2018, according to a report from the National Insurance Crime Bureau. In 2018, 41,674 motorcycles were reported stolen, compared with 44,268 in 2017. The states reporting the highest number of thefts in 2018 California were (7,035), Florida (4,279), Texas (3,073), New York (1,777), South Carolina (1,743), North Carolina (1,466), Indiana…

Win a Free Trip to Sturgis!

Law Tigers, one of our advertisers, has a fantastic sweepstakes offer for riders looking for an all expense paid vacation in the Black Hills of South Dakota. The reported value is over $21,000 and entry is free. It billed as “10 days and nights of riding, food, and music that you do not want to miss.”Free airfare, cabin & motorcycle rental plus exclusive prizes and products. See their website for details. Click Here to enter

Recent Motorcycle Survey Finds that a High Number of Youth Plan to Start Riding

The Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS), the industry leader for connecting powersports’ top brands with enthusiasts and buyers, today announced data gathered from survey feedback provided by participants of IMS’ Discover The Ride initiative, which found that 81 percent of currently non-motorcycle-licensed consumers who experienced the thrill of two-wheels on the program’s New Rider Course plan to get their motorcycle license. Of those non-licensed riders, 64 percent were under the age of 35. The combined findings…

50-year-old Michael Barnes Wins Moto America Twins Cup!

The MotoAmerica Twins Cup class has had a major influx of entrants this season, and there is a large disparity in the age of the competitors: from 16 all the way to 50. In Saturday’s race one, those riders at the upper end of the age range showed their prowess, and the oldest of the group won the race. Fifty-year-old Michael Barnes, whose motorcycle road racing career has spanned three decades, won the race aboard…

Events

$40.00 – $300.00

The Crater Rally – Fall Edition

September 19 - September 21

East Texas Premier 21 and over Biker Rally … 120 acres of private property We are The Premier 21 and over Rally in the Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Arkansas Region…. Mark your calendar.
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$25 – $40

15th Annual Tommy Lee Biker Run

September 21 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm

Enjoy a fun ride thru scenic East Texas followed by live music, at the final stop, by the Moss Brothers Band. Early registration is $25/person and $40/couple (passenger). Early registration deadline is Sept 13th. Free t-shirt to first 250 to pre-register. Your registration must be received by Sept 13th to reserve your shirt size. Pre-register online at www.tleebikerrun.com!
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$10

4:44 Motorcycle Show

September 21 @ 11:00 am

An all motorcycle inclusive show…. there are 12 classes of motorcycle competition, set up in a beautifully restored warehouse at the Railyard in downtown El Paso TX. National parts manufacturers and builders will be present, as well as live music, food trucks, and an outdoor swap meet. Pre-show party for vendors and motorcycle show entries, and a ride on Sunday morning through southern New Mexico.
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$10.00 – $15.00

Teen Challenge Bug Splat Run – AZ

September 22

This is our 4th annual Bug Splat Run to support Teen Challenge and help those who are struggling with Life Controlling Addiction. 9 am will be the first Bike out and 10 am the last bike out, Free Coffee, Donuts and Breakfast Bars. 11 am -2 pm we will have an awesome Classic Car Show and BBQ, Music and Raffles Prizes, plus a  jumping castle for the kids. The Bike ride takes you through Gates…
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Free

Bikes, Blues and BBQ

September 25 - September 28

This year’s rally is scheduled for September 25th through 28th and we can’t wait to hear the rumble in the Ozarks. If you have not experienced the roads of the Ozarks, then you are in for a fun experience. If you are a rally regular, then we want to welcome you back for another fun year. Bikes, Blues and BBQ is the world’s largest charity motorcycle rally that benefits women, children, and the underserved members…
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