The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the 2012 inductees Into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame and the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame. The Sturgis Motorcycle Hall of Fame is designed to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community.
The Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame recognizes the commitment and sacrifices individuals across the nation, and world, have made to protect the rights of motorcyclists. For 2012, the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame will honor one Freedom Fighter and induct six into the Sturgis Hall of Fame.
If you are heading to the Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally this year, you are sure to experience a week you’ll never forget. Yet for many who attend the Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally, their fun is derailed by an unfortunate accident or motorcycle injury either during the rally or en route. Before you head down to Sturgis, it is important to know and understand the South Dakota motorcycle laws, so you can enjoy the best Sturgis has to offer – without risking a serious injury.
In 2003, the city of Sturgis, South Dakota saw over 600,000 vehicles and motorcyclist during the week of Sturgis alone. This increased traffic flow is a testament to the popularity of the country's largest motorcycle rally, yet the increase in traffic does pose a danger to motorcyclists both during Sturgis and en route to Sturgis. In order to decrease your chances of being involved in a motorcycle accident, it is important to follow these safety tips for riding in traffic.
Hot Leathers, the industry leader in motorcycle apparel and accessories will soon be launching their 2012 Product Catalog, the largest compilation of motorcycle apparel and accessories found in one single book with 297 pages of high quality, affordable products - including 42 pages featuring Sturgis® merchandise!