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Sturgis 2011 - Bikes

August 31, 2011
Check out this year's collection of Sturgis bike photos. More photos are being added, so keep checking back!Photos by Stripe

Sturgis 2011 - Babes

August 31, 2011
Check out this year's collection of Sturgis babe photos! More photos are being added, so keep checking back!This year's lead photo features Danielle from the popular TV show American Pickers, who is posing on Stripe’s new Wide-Glide.Photos by Stripe

Sturgis 2011 - Bikers

August 31, 2011
Check out this year's collection of Sturgis biker photos! More photos are being added, so keep checking back!Photos by Stripe

Road Trippin' to Sturgis - 2011

August 31, 2011
This year’s trip to Sturgis gave us a good taste of almost every type of weather Mother Nature could dish out, including rain, hail, and thankfully, plenty of sunshine. This year was the 71st Anniversary of the Sturgis Rally, and we took our traditional route across Kansas, and then up through Nebraska into the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. This route includes stops at some of my favorite places, including Carhenge and to Boot Hill, where we stop to pay our respects to our fallen brothers and sisters; whose boots we had placed on some old wooden fence posts…

Cover Bike & Cover Model Search at Worth Clearance Center - Gladstone, Missouri

August 31, 2011
Worth Clearance Center in Gladstone, Missouri was the location for our fifth cover bike & cover model search of the year, which took place on Saturday, July 23, 2011, which coincided with their grand opening.Danny, Stripe and I arrived early to setup our booth in the parking lot, and before long, bikes started rolling in. Several vendors and special guests were already setup in the parking lot, including the new Pennzoil “Feel the Clean” truck, 98.9 The Rock, Shaunta’ and her bikini bike wash girls, Dry Wash, and The Hideout Bar was there providing beverages, and sharing a tent with…

Cover Bike & Cover Model Search at the Brass Rail - Kansas City Missouri

August 31, 2011
The Brass Rail in Kansas City, Missouri was the location for our sixth cover bike & cover model search of the year, which took place on Thursday, July 28, 2011, which coincided with their weekly bike night.We arrived early to setup our booth and to block off a section of the parking lot for our cover bike search, and in no time, the bikes began showing up. Blake with Prodigal Son Coating also showed up, and parked his truck at one end of the parking lot so he could promote his new powder coating business in Oak Grove, Missouri. Throughout…

Cover Bike Search Winner Dale Minton & His 2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Firefighter Edition Trike

August 31, 2011
Dale Minton’s 2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Firefighter Edition Trike was selected as the winning bike at our Cover Bike Search at Worth Clearance Center in Grandview, Missouri. This beautiful bike will be photographed for an upcoming cover.Dale is from Parkville, Missouri, and we had the opportunity to gather more information about him and his 2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Trike for this month's issue. We also took a few photos of cover model search winner Keesha, on his bike. CC: Dale, what is your occupation?Dale: I’m a Fire Fighter Captain.CC: Do you have hobbies other than motorcycling?Dale: Yes, I like to…

2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Firefighter Edition Trike

August 31, 2011
Dale Minton’s 2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Firefighter Edition Trike was selected as the winning bike at our Cover Bike Search at Worth Clearance Center in Grandview, Missouri. This beautiful bike will be photographed for an upcoming cover.Dale is from Parkville, Missouri, and we had the opportunity to gather more information about him and his 2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Trike for this month's issue. We also took a few photos of cover model search winner Keesha, on his bike. Owner: Dale Minton & Michael Newburger City: Parkville, MissouriGeneral- Year/Make/Model: 2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Firefighter Edition Trike- Fabrication by: Harley Davidson &…

2011 Harley-Davidson Super Glide Custom

August 31, 2011
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1972 Harley-Davidson FLH

August 31, 2011
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Cover Model Search Winner Keesha

August 31, 2011
Keesha is from Kansas City, Missouri, and was the winner of our Cover Model Search at Worth Clearance Center in Grandview, Missouri. Keesha told me that she's a spoiled housewife, and her ambition is to be the best wife and mother, and to be just an all-around good person. Hobbies include bowling, computers, photography, card-design and decorating. Turn-ons include nice teeth and good hygiene, while liars, jealously, and mean people are a major turnoff. Keesha admits that she’s a sucker for animals. When asked what the smartest thing is she has ever done, Keesha said “I married my husband.” She…

Cover Model Search Finalist Jill

August 31, 2011
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Cover Model Search Finalist Carissa

August 31, 2011
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2003 Suzuki GSXR

August 31, 2011
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Cover Model Search Finalist Kristal

August 31, 2011
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Cover Bike Search Winner Tom Schmidt & His 2008 Harley-Davidson CVO Springer Softail

August 31, 2011
Tom Schmidt’s 2008 Harley-Davidson CVO Springer Softail was selected as the winning bike at our Cover Bike Search at the Brass Rail in Kansas City, Missouri. This beautiful bike will be photographed for an upcoming cover.Tom is from St. Joseph, Missouri, and we had the opportunity to gather more information about him and his 2002 Harley-Davidson CVO for this month's issue. We also took a few photos of cover model search winner Desire, on his bike. CC: Tom, what is your occupation?Tom: I’m a construction foreman.CC: Do you have hobbies other than motorcycling?Tom: Yes, I enjoy playing rock n roll…

2008 Harley-Davidson CVO Springer Softail

August 31, 2011
Tom Schmidt’s 2008 Harley-Davidson CVO Springer Softail was selected as the winning bike at our Cover Bike Search at the Brass Rail in Kansas City, Missouri. This beautiful bike will be photographed for an upcoming cover.Tom is from St. Joseph, Missouri, and we had the opportunity to gather more information about him and his 2002 Harley-Davidson CVO for this month's issue. We also took a few photos of cover model search winner Desire, on his bike. Owner: Tom Schmidt City: St. Joseph, Missouri, MissouriGeneral- Year/Make/Model: 2008 Harley-Davidson CVO Springer Softail Engine- Make/Size: Harley Davidson 110B stage 2 Screamin Eagle -…