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Episode 252 - Vision Sucks, Bronco Rocks, Harley History #5 

Hello Boys and Girls  

We continue the History of Harley Davidson this time with a guest, the Motorcycle Men Geography Lesson.   

  • Vision Zero - Not minding their own business   
  • Other Electric Bikes
  • 1400 HP Mustang Mach-E
  • 2021 Ford Bronco
  • MM Geography Lesson
  • This week's History of HD Questions:
    • In 1946 Harley-Davidson made up what percentage of US motorcycle production?
    • In 1948, this 41-year-old feature on Harley’s big twins went away. What was it?
    • With improvements that included the telescoping forks, the new Panhead V-Twin became known as the what?
    • Although discussed in 1946, this feature on Harley Davidson Motorcycles didn’t see the light of day until 1952.
    • What was the name given to the 3 hp, 7cui, S-125 that was introduced in 1947?
    • Bonus Question #1: The suspension on the early Hummer models functioned through the use of what?
    • Bonus Question #2: Which of these companies started making motorcycles first?

Special Thanks to our Sponsors:   

  Tobacco Motorwear
 Shinko Tires
 Scorpion Helmets 
 Wild-Ass Seats
 The Motorcycle Men Support David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation
 The Gold Star Ride Foundation  

 

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 Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....     

.... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Episode 236 - 5th Anniversary Show 

Hello Boys and Girls!!

Today, March 3rd, 2020 marks the 5th anniversary of the Motorcycle Men podcast. Five years. We've grown, learned, improved and in some areas, might have even gotten worse. But, we still maintain as we always have and still aim for one goal; to entertain you, our audience. Thank you for your support these past five years and your continued support in the years to come..... hopefully.

This week:   

  • Harley Davidson releases Softail standard
  • Harley's Matt Levetich steps down
  • Hero Motorcycles getting in on the action  
  • Harley Davidson Sport Bike?
  • Motorcycle Men drop to #15, vote here
  • 5th Anniversary
    • 1st Episode was 2:50 with  just me explaining my wish/hope/plan for the show
    • 1st full Episode was Tim and I and was split into two parts 1A & 1B
    • First two years was broken down into Season 1 and 2
    • In Year 3, Justin joined as a regular on Episode 128
    • Justin was our Second guest on Episode 8, June 13th, 2015
    • Features that have come and gone:
      • 10 questions of DILLIGAF
      • Bike Spec Shootout
      • 50 Roads 50 States
      • 3 Bike Reviews
      • Book and movie reviews but bringing it back next studio episode.
    • 25 Interviews, 20 on-air guests 
      • Repeat Offenders 
        • Huffy The Clown 6 
        • Dave Ackerman 4 
        • Alonzo Bodden 3 
        • Larry Marshall 5 
        • Steve Blaufeder of TT Cycles 3 
  • To Date, we have recorded 18,670 hours of podcast 
    • 777.92 Days / 2.12 Years 
    • Average length 79.44 / 1 hr-32 min. minutes long 
    • Longest: Episode 59 with Phil Waters on November 9th, 2016 at 131 mins. 
    • Shortest: Episode 87 Interview with Aero Rudd of Ciro3D 30 mins

Thanks to our sponsors for their continued support!!!!

Tobacco Motorwear 

Shinko Tires 

Scorpion Helmets 

David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation

Gold Star Ride Foundation 

Wild-Ass Seats

Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember.... 

 .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Episode 235 - Interview with Erik from EagleRider 

Hello Boys and Girls, 

Sometimes when you travel you just can’t take your motorcycle either because you’re traveling with family or you’re on a business trip and there’s no down time to enjoy two wheels. Or maybe you decide to take a trip to a destination far enough away that you just don’t have the time to ride to the destination, so you fly there, rent a car and see it all from the comfort and confines of a little container to view the world as you drive on by. But there is another option and my guest is here today to tell us all about it. Erik Seversen of Eagle Rider joins me in the V-Twin Cafe for a chat about the services they offer.

 

Special Thanks to our Sponsors:

 Tobacco Motorwear
Go get yourself some riding jeans and other products for men and women from TOBACCO MOTORWEAR and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you. Use the coupon code "MotoMen".

  Shinko Tires
Why aren't you riding Shinko Tires? What's wrong with you? Affordable, top quality tires for whatever kind of bike you are riding. Including your Harley Davidson and Cruisers. Excellent quality and tread patterns to make you want to ride more and longer. So go check out Shinko Tires and be sure and tell them that the Motorcycle Men Podcast sent you.

  Scorpion Helmets 
For the past 15 years, ScorpionExo® has been DEDICATED to offering high quality, innovative motorcycle helmets and technical apparel at an incredible value. Some of the world’s best helmet and apparel designers spend countless hours developing and testing ScorpionExo® products to ensure that each and every ScorpionExo® HELMET AND GARMENT will surpass user expectations.  So check them out at Scorpion USA and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you.

 The Motorcycle Men Support David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation
Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast. 

   Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube.

 

 Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....   

 

 .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

Episode 234 - Interview with Craig from Wild-Ass Seats 

Hello Boys and Girls, 

Let’s say you’ve just got back from a 300 mile ride, or a 50 mile ride and you are in pain. Not a headache or your hands. Maybe it’s your back and or your butt that is aching. Suppose you can’t stay on your bike for more than an hour and your butt gets sore and perhaps parts of you fall asleep. Being in pain on the bike is a bad thing and doesn’t lend to any pleasure which is why get on the bike in the first place. My guest today will help you remove that pain and discomfort while you are riding and put that smile back on your face when you take on that next big ride. Craig from Wild-Ass Seats joins me in the V-Twin Cafe.

 

Special Thanks to our Sponsors:

Tobacco Motorwear
Go get yourself some riding jeans and other products for men and women from TOBACCO MOTORWEAR and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you. Use the coupon code "MotoMen".

 Shinko Tires
Why aren't you riding Shinko Tires? What's wrong with you? Affordable, top quality tires for whatever kind of bike you are riding. Including your Harley Davidson and Cruisers. Excellent quality and tread patterns to make you want to ride more and longer. So go check out Shinko Tires and be sure and tell them that the Motorcycle Men Podcast sent you.

 Scorpion Helmets 
For the past 15 years, ScorpionExo® has been DEDICATED to offering high quality, innovative motorcycle helmets and technical apparel at an incredible value. Some of the world’s best helmet and apparel designers spend countless hours developing and testing ScorpionExo® products to ensure that each and every ScorpionExo® HELMET AND GARMENT will surpass user expectations.  So check them out at Scorpion USA and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you.

The Motorcycle Men Support David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation
Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast. 

  Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube.

 Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....   

 .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

Episode 231 - Men, Women and Chris 

Hello Boys and Girls!!

We are back in the V-Twin Cafe and this time we talk about.......

  • Harley Davidson and the new 131 cui engine
  • The death of MCN Magazine
  • The non-Death of Norton Motorcycles
  • The new Harley Davidson 30th Anniversary Fat boy
  • Motocycle Men ranked #5 in Podcast Magazine  VOTE HERE!!!
  • US Interstates and US Highways

 

Thanks to our sponsors for their continued support!!!!

Tobacco Motorwear
Go get yourself some riding jeans and other products for men and women from TOBACCO MOTORWEAR!! They have multiple fits and styles of protective jeans for men and women so you can find something that matches your style. They also make jackets, vests and riding shirts. And you’ve heard me say it before, I love my California Riding shirt and My Tobacco Riding Jeans and I wear them every ride, I just won’t ride without them. Not only that, nearly every time I wear them, somebody asks about them! 

Tobacco believes the safest gear is the gear you will actually wear. That’s why they make products that look good and protect you while riding. And Tobaccos are made to last right here in the USA. 

No need to sacrifice style for safety or vice-versa, go check out TobaccoMotorwear.com that’s TobaccoMotorWear.Com and our listeners get 10% off your order when you use the code “MotoMen” Your safety is worth it.

Shinko Tires
Why aren't you riding Shinko Tires? What's wrong with you? Affordable, top quality tires for whatever kind of bike you are riding. Including your Harley Davidson and Cruisers. Excellent quality and tread patterns to make you want to ride more and longer. So go check out Shinko Tires and be sure and tell them that the Motorcycle Men Podcast sent you. 

Scorpion Helmets 
For the past 15 years, ScorpionExo® has been DEDICATED to offering high quality, innovative motorcycle helmets and technical apparel at an incredible value. Some of the world’s best helmet and apparel designers spend countless hours developing and testing ScorpionExo® products to ensure that each and every ScorpionExo® HELMET AND GARMENT will surpass user expectations.  So check them out at Scorpion USA and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you.

The Motorcycle Men Support David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation
Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast. 

Gold Star Ride Foundation 
Helping the families of fallen soldiers and making a difference in the lives of those left behind. If you would like to be a part of a great cause and get some heartfelt miles in, go to www.goldstarride.org and learn how you can participate in the next Gold Star Ride

Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube.

Don't forget to follow the adventures of Woody II... He is out there!

Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember.... 

 .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Episode 198 - Touring, Tires and Roadside America 

Hello boys and girls, 

 

 Welcome back to another questionably uncertain array of words strung together to produce an unknown and potentially unhealthy release of verbal gasses. That being said, we got together in the V-Twin Cafe with quite the array of munchies in front of us and talked about stuff like:

Go get yourself some riding jeans from TOBACCO MOTORWEAR and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you.

Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast.

Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube. You get to see the rebuild of my Heritage.

Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....

 .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

Episode 195 - How to Scooter Bermuda 

Hello boys and girls, 

 Welcome back to another questionably uncertain array of words strung together to produce an unknown and potentially unhealthy release of verbal gasses.

 In this episode:

 Go get yourself some riding jeans from TOBACCO MOTORWEAR and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you.

 Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast.

 Viking Cycle is the new place to get your motorcycle leathers and textile clothing.

 Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube. You get to see the rebuild of my Heritage.

 Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....

 .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

     

    Episode 194 - Interview with Gene Locastro of The Lung Run 

    Hello boys and girls, 

    Welcome to another fine interview episode! This week I speak with Gene Locastro of an event called "The Lung Run" set out to benefit those who are aflicted with Pulmonary Fibrosis, a disease that is damaging to the lungs. Gene tells us his inspirational story and what led the creation of the meaningful event. 

     

    Go get yourself some riding jeans from TOBACCO MOTORWEAR and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you. 

     Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast. 

     Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube. And coming soon, never mind Norman Reedus, we've got Ride with Ted.

     Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember.... 

     

    .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

     

    Episode 193 - Pistachios, Whoppers, Popcorn, Laundry & Helmets 

    Hello boys and girls, 

     Welcome back to another questionably uncertain array of words strung together to produce an unknown and potentially unhealthy release of verbal gasses.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    In this episode:

    •  We don't wash our jeans
    • Full face, 3/4 face, half, or no face
    • Where to go, what to do
      • High Point
      • PA
      • Pine Barrens
    • What should be traveling with/on you when you ride
    • Where's Woody... the new adventures begin soon
    • The New Chrome Polls
    • Motorcycle Podcasters Challenge May 9-29th
    • Where should Tim Go

    Go get yourself some riding jeans from TOBACCO MOTORWEAR and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you.

     Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast.

     Viking Cycle is the new place to get your motorcycle leathers and textile clothing.

     Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube. You get to see the rebuild of my Heritage.

     Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....

     .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.

     

     

     

      Episode 190 - The Heritage Argument Discussion Repair 

      Hello Boys and Girls and welcome Back!!!

      This week, well..... we're out of control. For this episode I want you to imagine you're at your favorite bar or garage hanging out with your biking buddies and for the next 90 minutes, this episode is the conversation you here.

      Go get yourself some riding jeans from TOBACCO MOTORWEAR and tell them the Motorcycle Men sent you.

      Help us help them. David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation and be sure and let them know you heard about it here on the Motorcycle Men Podcast.

      Viking Cycle is the new place to get your motorcycle leathers and textile clothing.

      Don't forget to get over and check out the Ted Shed Video's over on the Motorcycle Men Channel on YouTube. You get to see the rebuild of my Heritage.

      Thanks for listening, we greatly appreciate you support. Ride Safe and remember....

      .... We say stupid crap so you don't have to.