Motorcycles http://nhpr.org en Inside The Retro World Of The Café Racer http://nhpr.org/post/inside-retro-world-caf-racer <p>When Walt Siegl was growing up in Austria, utilitarian motorcycles were a common fixture on the roads. These workaday machines moved passengers from town to town, sharing pavement with cars and bicycles.</p><p>Then, he’s 7 or 8 years old and a neighbor—a chimney sweep—rips through the village on something new.</p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:52:12 +0000 Todd Bookman 51293 at http://nhpr.org Inside The Retro World Of The Café Racer Shaheen, Ayotte Back Bill To End Motorcycle Checkpoint Grants http://nhpr.org/post/shaheen-ayotte-back-bill-end-motorcycle-checkpoint-grants <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Senators from New Hampshire, Wisconsin and West Virginia have introduced legislation to end federal funding for motorcycle-only checkpoints.</p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 21:49:30 +0000 Associated Press 44595 at http://nhpr.org People In New Hampshire Love Their Motorcycles (But Not As Much As People In Montana) http://nhpr.org/post/people-new-hampshire-love-their-motorcycles-not-much-people-montana <p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.555556297302246px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.99652862548828px;">This story was originally published on StateImpact New Hampshire in July, 2012. StateImpact New Hampshire is now an archive. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 16:40:52 +0000 Emily Corwin 31480 at http://nhpr.org Future Of 'Bike Week' Relies On New Marketing http://nhpr.org/post/future-bike-week-relies-new-marketing <p>Once upon a time, Laconia Bike Week was a rowdy affair with a lot of drinking and wild behavior. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 22:04:48 +0000 Emily Corwin 6994 at http://nhpr.org Future Of 'Bike Week' Relies On New Marketing Tuesday's Postcard from Bike Week http://nhpr.org/post/tuesdays-postcard-bike-week <p>For plenty of participants, Bike Week is nothing short of a Dionysian pilgrimage. Tue, 13 Jun 2006 17:50:18 +0000 Cheryl Senter 6709 at http://nhpr.org Tuesday's Postcard from Bike Week How to Ride a Motorcycle in 20 (very wet) Hours http://nhpr.org/post/how-ride-motorcycle-20-very-wet-hours <p>While most of the state was trying to stay dry two weekends ago, ten people were dreaming of warm, sunny days and open roads. Fri, 26 May 2006 18:18:20 +0000 Cheryl Senter 6717 at http://nhpr.org How to Ride a Motorcycle in 20 (very wet) Hours