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But, hey, details, right? When Isam first started daydreaming about this whole thing, his only plan was to cruise scenic American back roads a mile at a time from the saddle of his vintage iron, in formation with his riding buddies. Since , the Motorcycle Cannonball has been running its vintage race coast to coast, but mapping a different route each year. The concept is pretty simple; take your unaltered, pre machine 3, miles from the east coast to the west in 16 days, following the allotted route. If you and your machine cross the finish line before the other vintage gearheads in one piece, you get to hoist the trophy. According to organizers, riders averaged around miles per day, adding up to approximately 3, miles on straight, flat roads.
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Others relish the spiritual opportunity to time-travel in the vintage gasoline fumes of history. The bikers will all be riding in the Motorcycle Cannonball, a biennial, 3,mile endurance run designed to test both humans and their old-timey, two-wheeled contraptions. This year, the bikes will rumble from Portland, Maine, to Portland, Oregon.
My page devoted to vintage motorcycles. Motorcycles, history, events, the future of the motorcycle, examples and prices, original and restored. A day and a half earlier, I had embarked upon a solo cross-country ride on my bike; covering miles in about 30 hours. After a 4-day family reunion, I made my way back home.