OKC – Urban Assault Dual Sport Ride

by James Pratt Once again Ride Oklahoma will be holding their irregularly scheduled “Urban Assault” dual sport ride in and around downtown Oklahoma City. This quasi-annual event sees riders on street legal dual sport motorcycles, traveling along the alleyways, parking lots and back roads of Oklahoma City, searching for clues to riddles and questions. Sunday…

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OKC Thunder Run VI

by James Pratt The premier motorcycling event in Oklahoma, Thunder Run VI, is fast approaching. This charity event comes once again to Oklahoma City on April 9-11, 2010 at OKC Thunder Cycles on Memorial & Western. Thousands of motorcyclists from all over Oklahoma and surrounding states descend on north Oklahoma City for a weekend of…

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Did I Call it Ugly…?

by Brian Hopkins Then why do I find myself wanting one? Word is, the new Multistrada 1200 will be priced at about $15 grand … comparable to the GS. The videos below are intriguing, to say the least, and I admit that the looks are growing on me. Four riding modes: sport, touring, enduro, and…

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El’ Privateer

by James Pratt What happens when you mix a 1985 Honda CR-250, a national level Supermoto racer, a stretched custom chopper and a need to create a bike that is unlike anything built before?  If you are Monte Frank and Tony Baustert, you wind up with a rad-looking bike with no front brake, exotic welded…

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Connie Hamilton

by James Pratt Holy cow. Are you OK?” I ask Connie Hamilton as she climbs out of a huge mud puddle. Connie had just performed a spectacular “endo” on a rock-strewn trail in the Kiamichi Mountains, her Kawasaki 250 Sherpa bucking her off in a particularly choice spot. I had seen Connie tumble head over…

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