October 2021

Thunder Press - October 2021

ON THE COVER:

The Born Free show served up a mouth-watering selection of motorcycles, from vintage patina to meticulous customs, for a rollicking good time in SoCal. Photo by Kevin Duke. 

FEATURES:

MAKING THEIR MARQUE 
H-D Tuner Extraordinaire Tom Sifton 

OBSCURITY FILES
The Harley KR duck bike and Tom Sifton 

BORN FREE 12 
SoCal serves up an open-air bike show gem 

STURGIS MOTORCYCLE RALLY 
A second helping from the Black Hills 

CHASING HEMINGWAY’S GHOST 
Exploring Idaho’s mysterious backroads to connect with Papa 

STOP IT! 
Inside brakes, with pads and rotors and ABS, too 

MEDICINE WHEEL RIDE 
Shining light on an invisible crisis 

BUDDING BAGGER RACER 
Hot-rodder military vet marches to the racetrack 

CONTINENTAL DRIFT 
Riding BMW’s version of a Street Glide 

LAST PAGE
Nighttime is light time

COLUMNS:

RUBBER-SIDE DOWN

UNREPENTANT CURMUDGEON

DEPARTMENTS:

PARTZ
Cruisin’ gear you just gotta have

CALENDAR
Can’t-miss events

MARKETPLACE
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