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Australian motorcycle gang challenges criminal law in court

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A motorcycle gang in Australia, where such groups have been targeted over violence and drug trafficking, has challenged the constitutionality of a law that would make it easier to declare them a criminal gang.

Leaders of the Finks, whose motto is "Attitude with Violence", have asked Australia's highest court to overturn laws they say are draconian and threaten civil freedoms.

Under the laws, police in tropical Queensland state have sought to have the Finks declared a criminal gang. Similar laws have been used elsewhere in Australia.

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See The Indian Motorcycles Display and Show At The Long Beach IMS Show

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Indian Motorcycle, the original American motorcycle company, today announced its plans for the International Motorcycle Show in Long Beach, California, which runs December 7-9, 2012 at the Long Beach Convention Center. At the show, the company will make a number of significant announcements including the reveal of a limited quantity, model year 2013 Indian Motorcycle that pays tribute to the Kings Mountain era motorcycle, and an all new Indian Motorcycle display. Indian Motorcycle will participate in the show Media Day on December 7th with senior managers from parent company Polaris Industries in attendance.

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Super Shield Air Filters From Wimmer

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Master Bike Builder, Lee Wimmer, known as the innovator of the cold air intake for American V-Twin bikes is at it again with the all new Super Shield!

Several finish combinations make this the perfect custom look to your bike.Small in size but has a proven cotton oil-less filter inside. Fits ALL applications and very easy to install . We also have a wonderfully tailored rain sock for extended weather riding. Mix and match finishes all at the same price MSRP $345.00 complete with everything ( less rain sock).

Dealer and distributor programs are available for all Wimmer Products. Contact Joe Distefano for details, comments, or questions at proridersmarketing@sbcglobal.net or call 319-389-0798.

New Women’s Legacy Leather Biker Jacket From Harley-Davidson

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Combining the all-time classic biker-jacket design with modern features, the new women’s Legacy Leather Biker Jacket (P/N 98059-13VW, starting at $350) from the Harley-Davidson® MotorClothes® line celebrates more than 100 years of Harley-Davidson riding apparel. Its midweight vintage abrasion-resistant cowhide leather construction incorporates pre-curved sleeves, action back and padded back waist for maximum riding comfort. Pockets at the elbows and shoulders accept accessory armor for increased protection. Stitching detail on the shoulders, elbows, cuffs and back waist complement embossed graphics for a subtle, classic style. Available in XS – 3W sizes. 

Sturgis Looking To Update Downtown District?

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Sturgis may be best known for its annual motorcycle rally in August, but the city is hoping to entice people to visit the rest of the year.

KBHB radio reports that a public meeting was held earlier this week to discuss how to redesign Sturgis' downtown district.

The Downtown Revitalization Committee has come up with four different pilot projects.

The projects include an updated motorcycle museum, upgrades to aged downtown buildings, a downtown plaza and a splashpark.

Four Front Design is a design company that is leading the revitalization effort. Eirik Heikes with Four Front Designs says the motorcycle museum has the potential to be the cornerstone of a vibrant downtown district since Sturgis is known for motorcycles.

BOOM TRIKES BREAK SOUND BARRIER

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Boom Trikes claims itself as one of the largest Trike manufacturers in the world. How so? Boom Trikes states they have put more than 12,800 trikes on the road since 1990. Boom Trikes is the only rear-engine trike manufacturer that has EPA certification for ALL models in all states including California. READ FULL STORY

Drag Specialties® Riptide Grips

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Are you looking for a new look for your bike? Drag Specialties is the industry-leading distributor of aftermarket products for H-D® bikes and these new riptide grips will give your bike the finishing touch it needs.

 

Constructed from billet aluminum with a comfortable, textured rubber sleeve, these grips make even the longest rides easy on your hands. Matching footpegs and shifter pegs are available separately to complete the entire look for your bike. These grips are available in chrome or gloss black finish and are sold in pairs for 84-13 models. The suggested retail price is $99.95.