Featured Rider, Top Fuel Drag Racing Champion, Elmer Trett

Among a dozen or so drag bikes at the National Motorcycle Museum, from various eras, is Elmer Trett's finest work in gleaming candy purple, Mountain Magic. It's the culmination of all he learned while drag racing from the late 1960's in Kentucky, to campaigning Mountain Magic on the national Top Fuel circuit the year he lost his life in 1996 at Read more

Motor Maid Margaret Wilson, Eastern Iowa Motorcyclist, Dies

Many of us have known "Mike and Margaret" for several decades. Inseparable and always caring so much for each other, they were a great team of over 71 years. So we are saddened both for Mike, who survives Margaret and is in good health, and for the loss of Margaret to our community. Margaret was a woman diminutive in stature, grand in her participation, Read more

11th Annual East Central Iowa Sidecar Rally, September 6

Stop by the National Motorcycle Museum Saturday, September 6 and check out the wide variety of sidecar rigs ridden in for this one-day event, the 11th Annual East Central Iowa Sidecar Rally. Parked on the Museum's lawn you can see the Sidecar Rally show for free. Or if you ride in on a sidecar, you can enter the Rally for just $5*. That entry Read more

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