ArenaCross Comes to Kansas City!

The Amsoil Arenacross series of motocross racing is going to be local this weekend at our  multipurpose Sprint Center.  If you’re a local and plan on going to this exciting motorcycle event, be sure to look for Motorcycle Closeouts’ booth!  Come early and enter to win a set of Thor Phase motocross gear courtesy of Parts Unlimited! Stay tuned for pics of the action from this upcoming weekend!  

Snowmageddon in Kansas City: The Quick Rundown

Yesterday we were hit with over a foot of snow in an area that barely gets an inch at a time.  That,obviously, shut the entire city down. As posted on our Instagram, you can see how bad the snow piled up, and with the mayor declaring a state of emergency, UPS having to shut down locally and the roads having abandoned cars strewn everywhere…  We decided to call it and everyone… Read More

A Helmet Made From Skratch

Last week, Big Boss and I drove 9 hours East to Indianapolis for the 2013 Dealer Expo and IMS Motorcycle Show double-header.  Not only were there lots motorcycles on hand, there were also a plethora of parts and gizmos for bikes as well.  Dealers from all over the country (and beyond) were walking the floor and every once in a while, a celebrity would pop up out of the crowd.… Read More

Field Trip: 2013 World of Wheels Show

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  This past weekend was the 53rd O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels show.  If you’ve never been to this Kansas City show, it is simply a gathering of motorcycles and automobiles under one roof.  But that’s generalizing by quite a bit as it’s much, much more than that.

Google Street Tour of a Motorcycle Dealership?

We’ve all seen Google’s Street View app of Google Maps…  And the hilarity that it captures sometimes.  But I’ve never seen Street View go inside of a dealership before!! Arun Sharma and crew at the multiple-award winning Ducati dealership, MotoCorsa are known for being innovative but being able to tour their dealership via the interwebs… Well, it kinda takes the cake! Using Street View, you can virtually walk through the front door of… Read More

Husqvarna Moves to KTM

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  Austria’s KTM and Germany’s BMW are motorcycling rivals when it comes to motorcycling.  From adventure riding to luxury touring, the two motorcycle manufacturers have competed against each other for a long time.  So, it comes as a bit of irony to learn that BMW sold off the Italian firm, Husqvarna to the partially Indian-owned KTM this past week. Buys and mergers from auto manufacturer’s are usually done to share… Read More