Members love this ride! Bonding is part of the experience. You bond with your group of five to six motorcycle riding buddies. You may know them or not. They pour in from north and south and all around. You bond with the larger group making the ride. They dine together each night along the way…. Read more »
Editor’s note: Boody has studied GL1000s extensively since 1975, besides owning some of these glorious bikes since they first came out, and later restoring others. Aboard since the Wing’s start, GL1000 enthusiasts such as Boody know a lot about these pre-production and production model Wings. As Boody states, “I appreciate your interest in me and… Read more »
My dream to build a truly unique, big-wheel bagger was more of a challenge than I expected.
Installing a CB on an 1800 When I bought my 2012 GL1800, the CB radio was a factory option that listed for $1,100. I thought that was a bit pricey since I knew that the bike was prewired for the CB radio, and the controls were already present on the handlebars. In fact, since the… Read more »
Summer will never be the same now that the newest big thing in motorcycle touring events is here.
Then the moment of truth – to see if it would run after sitting for 28 years.
It was midyear 1974 and most likely late May or early June. Honda Motors in Japan briefly interrupted a production line…
The nickname proved to be prescient, though even Honda couldn’t have guessed how iconic the bike would become…
My conclusion is that if you do your homework and take the initiative, motorcycling can be safer than attending a hockey game. Let me explain.
This is where you’ll find articles, product reviews and other miscellaneous goodies that aren’t long enough to stand alone, but do deserve a place in the book. If you have future submissions to this section, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Quick Hits.” Product Listings iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple… Quick Hits November”>Read more »
Whatever Honda has up its sleeve, it’s holding it close to its chest for now.
Now that’s a lot of miles On Friday, May 30, I stopped by Donelson Cycles in St. Ann, Mo., to buy some new summer riding gloves. In the parking lot was a customer’s GL1800. It was readily apparent that the bike gets a lot of use — Iron Butt “1,500 miles in 24 hrs” license… 425k Gold Wing“>Read more »