Sturgis, SD - Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally Inc. (SMRi), official stewards of the Sturgis® brand, have announced that they will once again donate $50,000 to Sturgis® Rally Charities Foundation who will in turn distribute that to local charities in and around the Sturgis community. This is the third year in a row that SMRi has made a contribution, all of which have been made possible by community supported licensing agreements that SMRi manages for the Sturgis® brand.
STURGIS, SD – Campgrounds, RV sites, bed and breakfasts, and hotels throughout the Black Hills are now taking reservations for the 2014 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. This year marks the 74th year of the annual rally which will be held August 4th-10th, 2014.
STURGIS, S.D. – The City of Sturgis Rally and Events Department is pleased to announce that the 11th Annual Sturgis Mayor's Ride held Monday, August 5th, during the 2013 Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally, raised $11,000 for the Sturgis Volunteer Fire Department, $10,000 for the Sturgis Police Department Reserves and $2000 for the Deadwood VFW/Wounded Warriors.
STURGIS, S.D. — As the dust has settled from the 2013 Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally, the City of Sturgis is closing the door on this years' event, and is preparing for the 2014 Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally. Part of that process includes recognizing and thanking its Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally sponsors for their varied contributions to the Sturgis community. For some, Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally "sponsor" may be a bit of a vague and perplexing term, the meaning of which more often than not seems to be a mystery of sorts.
Oregon Ducati dealership MotoCorsa decided to do a photo shoot to highlight the luxury Panigale motorcycle. Like most motorcycle photo shoots, they also decided to have models in high heels draped over the beautiful bikes. Sounds pretty basic, right? Well here's the catch. The models were men!
Statistics for the 2013 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally show an increase in both attendance and revenue compared to last year. An estimated 467,338 people attended the Sturgis Rally this year – an increase of 21,000 when compared to the 2012 numbers. The factors used to determine the annually estimated attendance are the Department of Transportation traffic count, Mount Rushmore traffic count, SD sales tax collected, and tons of garbage hauled.
The City of Sturgis, in close partnership with Sturgis Brown High School, the local business community and the Sturgis Economic Development Corporation, will be hosting a Ranchers' Relief Soup Supper on Tuesday, October 22nd at the Sturgis Community Center from 4pm to 8pm.
Lehman Trikes is pleased to announce the "More Money In Your Pocket Fall Sales Event" effective immediately through December 31, 2013. Select models of trike kits, including the new Trinity LLS and Renegade LLS for Harley-Davidson models, the Monarch II LLS for Honda GL1800 and F6B models, and Suzuki and Victory models are eligible for significant price reductions up to $1,000.
The City of Sturgis will resume garbage service on Wednesday, October 9. The following schedule will take place: Wednesday – normal Wednesday route. Thursday - normal Thursday route and also Monday’s route Friday – normal Friday route along with the Tuesday route
The City of Sturgis is still digging out from the recent storm. All major streets have at least one lane open and electricity has been restored to most of the area. Some residents have damage to their meters and secondary lines so they are still without power.
The 2013 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is still fresh in the memories of all who participated, but it’s never too soon to start planning your 2014 excursion to the Black Hills. The official rally dates for 2014 are August 4-10, so go ahead and block those days off at work for starters.
For the first time ever, Sturgis will host a USA Pro Supermoto race in downtown Sturgis on September 14 and 15. A Supermoto involves a special track designed for urban racing. The track will feature sections of pavement as well as dirt. Jumps, hairpin turns and straight stretches all provide excitement for both racers and spectators. Professional racers from around the country as well as amateurs will be racing for top prizes.
PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The world's fastest motorcyclists are preparing to put their names in the record books at the Bonneville Salt Flats during the 2013 AMA Land Speed Grand Championships, also known as the BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials, Aug. 24-29.
MEDINA, Minn. — In conjunction with the launch of its new 2014 Indian® Chief® platform, Indian Motorcycle®, America's first motorcycle company, announced the "Indian Motorcycle Assurance Program" — a new standard for premium motorcycle ownership, service and support
MILWAUKEE – Harley-Davidson has created a new generation of American freedom machines. In the largest scale new model launch in the company's 110-year history, Project RUSHMORE encompasses eight new motorcycles that feature improved power and braking performance, enhanced rider ergonomics, and dramatic styling updates that completely redefine and fundamentally transform the touring motorcyclist's experience.
MINNEAPOLIS – Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced the hire of Tim Larson to the newly created position of Vice President, Global Customer Excellence. He will begin work with the Company in this role immediately.