Moonshine and Motors

This story was originally published in 2008 in Ride Oklahoma and written by Chris Johnson. Is alcohol (ethanol) in gasoline bad for your motorcycle?  The answer is generally no, but you need to be aware of ethanol’s differences and quirks. During a recent fuel stop in a remote area I got a chuckle from large…

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Stringtown to Antlers via McGee Creek

This is a fun dual sport ride from Stringtown to Antlers via McGee Creek lake. It is mostly broken pavement with some easy gravel roads thrown in for fun. Appropriate for any bike you don’t mind getting a bit dirty. [map style=”width: auto; height:600px; margin:20px 0px 20px 0px; border: 1px solid black;” maptype=”ROADMAP” gpx=”https://rideok.com/wp-content/uploads/Stringtown to…

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Oklahoma Motorcycle Events March 15-16

Last weekend was a busy off-road weekend with the Oklahoma State Championship Series kicking off in Wellston at Reynard Raceway. This weekend Oklahoma Cross Country Racing (OCCRA) comes to Reynard Raceway for round 2 of their state hare and hound championship series. The track should be in great shape after the motocross event and the…

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RideOK activities for March 1-2

Once again the weekend motorcycling activities are off-road related. First up- Round 1 of OCCRA (Oklahoma Cross Country Racing Association) in Konawa. This highly popular off-road racing series kicks off the season in style, with dirt bikes, ATV’s, and a new vintage dirt bike class. Arenacross takes over in Tulsa on Saturday night at the…

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Oklahoma Motorcycle Events Feb 22-23

The warm weather is starting to show up around Oklahoma and with it, motorcycle events are starting to pop up around the state. We had a great weekend last weekend at the OKC Motorcycle Show. Big turnout on Saturday with the beautiful 65 degree weather. The weather for this weekend is supposed to be just…

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Norman Yamaha grand opening

Fans of Yamaha motorcycles just got a new dealer in central Oklahoma. Norman Yamaha recently opened their doors at 2505 West Main. This new dealer is located in the old Cadillac building and features the full line of Yamaha street and dirt bikes, as well as ATV’s and other Yamaha equipment. Stop by and see…

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