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Motorcycle Madness at Daytona, 1948

In 1948, LIFE magazine covered the Daytona 200 at Daytona Beach and reported in its April issue, that “for four days last month the resort city of Daytona Beach could hardly have been noisier or in more danger if it had been under bombardment.” Here are some rarely seen photos of a weekend that thrilled racing fans.

Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum, Volume One

Top 10 Bikes of the 2012 NY Motorcycle Show

Steve McQueen Motorcycles Auctioned in Las Vegas This Weekend

Garage Company

The Early Years of Motocross Museum

One of the world’s largest and best collections of vintage dirt bikes is tucked away in a suburb of Los Angeles, CA. It’s opened periodically for special occasions, but Heavy managed to get past the gates for an exclusive look.

Classic 1955 Motorcycle Ads

Triumph Lets Loose on Chicago

Motorcycle Madness at Daytona, 1948

Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum, Volume One

Solvang is only a few hours north of Los Angeles, but reminds me of Napa. It’s outrageously gorgeous and also home to one of the most spectacular collections of motorcycles I’ve ever stumbled across.

Top 10 Bikes of the 2012 NY Motorcycle Show

Steve McQueen Motorcycles Auctioned in Las Vegas This Weekend

Garage Company

The Early Years of Motocross Museum

Classic 1955 Motorcycle Ads

Triumph Lets Loose on Chicago

Motorcycle Madness at Daytona, 1948

Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum, Volume One

Solvang is only a few hours north of Los Angeles, but reminds me of Napa. It’s outrageously gorgeous and also home to one of the most spectacular collections of motorcycles I’ve ever stumbled across.

Top 10 Bikes of the 2012 NY Motorcycle Show

Steve McQueen Motorcycles Auctioned in Las Vegas This Weekend

Garage Company

The Early Years of Motocross Museum

Classic 1955 Motorcycle Ads

These 50 year old motorcycle advertisements take us back to simpler times when Harley-Davidson sold cans of spray paint and the Sturgis Rally didn’t even have a logo.

Triumph Lets Loose on Chicago

Motorcycle Madness at Daytona, 1948

Solvang Vintage Motorcycle Museum, Volume One

Top 10 Bikes of the 2012 NY Motorcycle Show

We rolled into the 2012 Progressive NY International Motorcycle Show before opening to the public and scoped out what the show had to offer this year. Here’s our breakdown of the Top 10 bikes.