News from the Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally
A 75th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally themed tree will be auctioned off at the 20th Annual Festival of Trees in Sturgis. The tree is decorated in a copper and white theme in keeping with the 2015 Official Sturgis Motorcycle Rally colors.Read More...
November, 2014 - The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for the 2015 Hall of Fame and the 2015 Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame. Individuals, organizations and businesses considered for induction into the Hall of Fame will have made a positive and significant impact on motorcycling. Individuals considered for the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame will have made a significant impact through their work in grassroots rights efforts.Read More...
(TROUP, Texas) Motor Trike announces an all-new conversion for the Honda Silver Wing called the GT3. This comes on the heels of the successful launch of the Breeze conversion for the Suzuki Burgman 650.Read More...
The 74th Annual Sturgis Bike Rally roared through South Dakota the first part of August with a week of activities and events. One noteworthy event was Jesse Jurrens, owner of Legend Suspensions, being inducted into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame at the 14th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Breakfast held at the Lodge in Deadwood, SD.Read More...
Ferrari has filed a patent for a two-cylinder motorcycle engine in a V-configuration — surprising, since various manufacturers have been building V-twins since the discovery of petroleum.Read More...
Band's Rendition of Star Spangled Banner Celebrates 200th Anniversary
As motorcyclists with a message flock to Washington DC on Thursday, September 11 to show support for those lost in the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the US 13 years ago, Madison Rising, a patriotic rock band with a message, will play a guest performance at the 2 Million Bikers To DC rally in Washington DC. In addition to their original songs, they will perform their popular version of the Star Spangled Banner to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Francis Scott Key song that is being celebrated this weekend.
Sturgis, SD - Friday, September 12th at 6 pm will kick off the festivities for the 2nd Annual Sturgis Downtown Supermoto Race. The Knuckle Saloon in Sturgis will be hosting the Sturgis Supermoto Charity Races. From 6 pm to 9 pm there will be 2 person wheelbarrow and razor scooter races, which will start in front of the Knuckle Saloon and will utilize part of the Supermoto race course.Read More...
Sturgis, SD – August 26, 2014 – Distinguished world-class motorcycle racer, Micky Dymond, will be racing in the 2014 Sturgis Supermoto race. The former AMA 125cc Motocross Champion, AMA Supermoto Unlimited Champion and Baja 1000 winner is sure to bring some speed to the streets of Sturgis.Read More...
Sturgis Dragway was the perfect backdrop for the grass roots motorcycle drag racing of the 3rd Annual AMSOIL Sturgis Nationals, held August 5 and 6 during the 74th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Not only did racers have to battle the track this year, but Mother Nature and a lightning-fried time slip printer as well… never a dull moment!Read More...
Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Expansion Plan
Sturgis, SD — The Sturgis Museum & Hall Of Fame board of directors is proud to announce the appointment of industry veteran Tigra Tsujikawa as Marketing & Development Director. Just in time for the annual motorcycle rally in the Black Hills, the hiring of Tsujikawa is part of the museum's stated mission to "honor the ride and build the legacy" of the Sturgis Rally.