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Ducati Customizes an App for iPads

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Ducati chose the Apple iPad’s to launch their first app for all of their “Ducatistas” of the world. The app was built to make the Ducati Dealer experience for customers more efficient than in the past! The new app gives real-time information with a digital display of motorcycles and accessories allowing customers to get a visual of what they are ordering when customizing their Ducati motorcycle. Naturally, Apple made a video with a short tutorial to show… Read More

Pins of the week

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Pinterest Pins of the Week!  Check out and follow our boards! Mindy’s first pick: “The Next Hurricane Hannah Or Evil Knievel? I’m leaning towards Evil Knievel by the looks of those wicked boots” Either way that is one brave little guy! Her second pick: “I’m a sucker for a Custom 500, but this Design from last years 21 helmets show has my name written all over it,” a helmet the… Read More

Red, White or Blue? Independence Day Promotion

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  Happy Independence Day! Time to Save Some Money The event known as Independence Day is what we pyromaniac Yanks look forward to every summer: we get to take a day off work, blow stuff up, and enjoy a cold one during a warm summer night with friends. Sounds great! The holiday is also an excuse to save a lot of money and we assembled a special selection of goodies for this year’s Independence Day, featuring items… Read More

2013 Art of the Car Concours

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This past weekend, Kansas City played host to the Art of the Car Concourse, a traveling carnival of immaculate vehicles of eras past yet remembered fondly.  The show was held on the Kansas City Art Institute (Walt Disney is an alumnus) quad and featured some very rare beasts.  I was there specifically for the motorcycles which were partitioned off in a small corner of the lot but ended up captivated… Read More

Pins of the Week

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Pinterest Pins of the Week!  Check out and follow our boards!   Mindy’s first pick: “I love this helmet! It Could be the fact that my dad is Mr. Disco himself or that this helmet would get anyone through the doors of Studio 54…. Either way it’s a gem”     Her second pick is actually a shot she took herself at the Vintage Motorcycle Show from a week ago.… Read More

How To: Clean Your Leather Tracksuit

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One question I have gotten many times since the start of track days is how to take care of your track gear, specifically your suit. Best answer is always follow your care label attached to the garment! This will always be the best practice in order to make sure that you do not ruin the item by using incorrect methods. Sometimes the labels are filled with a lot of symbols… Read More

Summertime Sale!

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Summertime at Motorcycle Closeouts The Best Prices to Beat the Heat It’s getting warm out there!  If you haven’t already stocked your motorcycling emergency supply closets with the coolest in warm-weather riding gear and accessories, we have to ask: what are you waiting for?

Father’s Day Sale

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Father’s Day was originally created in 1910 to complement Mother’s Day which was founded a year earlier.  The holiday grew with the help of trade groups that made very manly stuff such as ties, tobacco pipes and coffee mugs full of gasoline.  70 years later, it became a commercial success and once a year, every year, we think of Dad and rush around at the last minute to find something… Read More

Event: 22nd Annual HoAME Vintage Motorcycle Show

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AKA: “A Weekend In Pictures.” This past Sunday was the 22nd Annual Heart of America Motorcycle Enthusiasts’ Vintage Motorcycle Show.  It’s probably the largest niche show in the Kansas City area with crowds in the hundreds gathering around machinery from all eras for a good part of a day.

Pins of the Week

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It’s that time again where we share our Motorcycle Closeouts Pins of the Week!  It’s our effort to share the stuff we like and to prove that there are more than just pics of wedding dresses and cupcakes out there on Pinterest! First up is one of Natasha’s picks: this jet helmet by clothing manufacturer Lacoste.  ”Love this! Perfect glow and color combo.”   The other pin Natasha posted to… Read More