Until World War One the largest manufacturer of motorcycles was Indian who produced over 20,000 bikes per year. By 1920 this honour went to Harley Davidson. Today, the Japanese manufacturers, Honda motorcycle, Kawasaki motorcycle, Suzuki motorcycle, and Yamaha motorcycle dominate the motorcycle industry, although Harley-Davidson still maintains a high degree of popularity in the United States.
Motorcycles have historically been associated with subcultures i.e. Cafe Racers of the 1950′s and the Mod’s and Rockers of the 1960′s. In the times we live in today motorcycle events are annually held at places across the globe in which money is raised for charity. Motorcycle rallies are also held internationally, which attract riders from all over the UK.
A motorcycle is a single-track, two-wheeled vehicle which is powered [...]