Another great gallery from Photographer Chopper Dave reminding us that the sun is calling our names. This is just a taste of what he’s Continue reading DAYTONA BIKEWEEK 2018 FIRST FRIDAY IMAGES
Images by Chopper Dave
2018 BIKEWEEK is in motion. The weather is stunning, and in come Continue reading AND SO DAYTONA BIKEWEEK BEGINS THE SET UP
Check out the bike shows at the BOOT HILL SALOON, Daytona Bikeweek 2018 at the Boot Hill Saloon. RIDE-IN bike show on March 13th, Worlds Sexiest Bagger Show March 14th. Great prizes, food & drink. Vendors galore on both sides of the road but the BOOT HILL SALOON is the place to be!
My buddy Rick was down at Willies Old School Chopper Show at Daytona’s Biketoberfest this past October. Check out his photos Continue reading WILLIES AT BIKETOBERFEST 2017
More than a dozen vintage-powered race bikes re-created the board track races of the early 20th Century at the second Sons of Speed race on October 21. The event took place at New Smyrna Speedway during the Daytona Beach, Florida’s Biketoberfest.
This fresh yet nostalgic race event, instigated by Billy Lane of Choppers Inc., first ran in March of this year during Daytona Bike Week on New Smyrna’s banked half-mile asphalt track. That time, Brittney Olson took first, followed by Matt Harris in second and Shelly Rossmeyer-Pepe in third. Olsen sat out this round while her bike was being repaired but acted as Grand Marshal for this day.
Story by Leah Misch
Photos by Jack McIntryre and Leah Misch
History of the Race
The Inaugural Sons of Speed race held Saturday, March 18 at New Smyrna Speedway was an epic mark in history for Daytona Bike Week. That was when Billy Lane brought back board track racing; a style of racing in which daring souls laid everything—even their lives—on the line. Continue reading Billy Lane has proven that Boardtracking is back!