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Explore Ohio: Cruise the Roads on a Motorcycle

Anne Evans Anne Evans Explore Ohio: Cruise the Roads on a Motorcycle

When the weather is nice, a motorcycle ride is a nice way to spend the afternoon. Seeing sights you may not usually see by car, getting out of the city for a nice break, or cruising around some of the popular strips down High Street in the Short North, or along Grandview Avenue. “There is […]

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SPARC Announces Partnership with Pegram Motorcycles

Walker Evans Walker Evans SPARC Announces Partnership with Pegram Motorcycles

Only one week following the announcement that the Richard Petty Driving Experience would be coming soon to Columbus, the Sports Pavilion and Automotive Research Center (SPARC) revealed today that they’ve got another partner on board at the new racetrack facility. Pegram Motorcycles will own and operate a motorcycle dealership on site, which includes a performance shop […]

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The Rebirth of the Cafe Racer

 David Dean The Rebirth of the Cafe Racer

Columbus Underground is celebrating all things automobile-related this week, brought to you by our friends at KEMBA Financial Credit Union. All this week we’re featuring articles on auto trends, with featured writer David Dean as your guide! If someone were to approach you on the street and said “77 cb750K”, you might assume that this person […]

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Pinned Motorcycle Festival Rolls Into 400 West Rich Street

 Briana Henry Pinned Motorcycle Festival Rolls Into 400 West Rich Street

This Saturday, those with an affinity for vibrating metal in between their legs will journey to 400 West Rich to partake in the third Pinned event. The brainchild of Kareem Jackson (who you may know from Milk Bar, or just recognize as that dude who walks down the street and dresses better than you) will bring music, […]

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Two More Two-Wheeler Parking Spots Added

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Two more two-wheel motor vehicle parking spots were just added Downtown, allowing more room for scooters and motorcycles to easily find a place to park. These two additions bring the grand total of two-wheeler parking areas up to 25, with room for over 275 vehicles to park.

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Scooter Parking Expansions and Permits for 2009

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Last summer, the City of Columbus rolled out a new scooter parking initiative that gave two-wheel vehicle operators (scooter riders and motorcyclists alike) several designated parking locations in and around Downtown. Currently there are 23 locations that can hold a total of 267 vehicles and the city is planning to add more in 2009. Also, […]

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Bikers served $40 notice to clear out of Pearl Alley

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Dispatch wrote Bikers served $40 notice to clear out of Pearl Alley Friday, May 30, 2008 BY BOBBY PIERCE Motorcyclists and scooter riders say the tickets they found on their bikes Wednesday afternoon mean they’ve lost their parking haven Downtown. But Columbus officials say they’re trying to find ways to accommodate the smaller vehicles. […]

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