A Middleton woman died when her motorcycle collided head on with a car near Upper Granville on Highway 1 yesterday afternoon.
Shirley Deswart Plourde, originally of Middleton, died instantly mid-afternoon Monday, say friends of the family. RCMP report it was sunny and the road was clear at the time of the accident.
Based on the 1948 Chief, the 2012 Indian Chief Vintage's two-tone paint schemes, chrome Indian tank badge, and fender light take you back to the era where the Indian Chief ruled the highway.
Distressed tan leather with fringe covers the solo seat and saddlebags to give the Chief Vintage a distinctive nostalgic look.
60-spoke chrome wheels with classic whitewall tires complete the vintage appearance.Colors: Thunder Black, Indian Red, Willow Green & Ivory Cream, Indian Red & Ivory Cream, Arizona Turquoise & Winter White.
With the Cory Ness Signature Cross County V-Twin motorcycle, you won't have to worry about people noticing your bike. It'll be impossible for people to keep their eyes off this beast of a touring motorcycle - boasting the standard Victory 106 cubic-inch Freedom V-Twin engine and the signature styling of Cory Ness, the Cross Country draws you in and then almost forces you to take a ride.
Loaded with the accessories you expect from the Ness signature line, the Cross County V-Twin cruiser is a bike that's meant to be ridden. Follow your passion for adventure and the ride when you throw your legs around this machine and take off for the open road or a city cruise.
Harley-Davidson offers more Big Twin performance for 2012 as its Twin Cam 103™ powertrain is standard equipment on Softail® and Touring motorcycle models and most Dyna® motorcycle models.
Twin Cam 103™ engine with 103-cid (1690cc), rubber-mounted within the frame, is rated at 100 ft. lbs. of torque at 3500 RPM. The engine is equipped with Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI) and is mated to a 6-speed Cruise Drive® transmission.
Highlights of the 2012 Harley-Davidson line include:The Twin Cam 103™ engine powers all 2012 Dyna®, Softail® and Touring models with the exception of the Dyna Street Bob® and Dyna Super Glide® Custom. This engine produces up to 100 ft lbs. peak torque, an increase of approximately 6 percent over the Twin Cam 96 engine it replaces as standard power for many of these models. The Twin Cam 103 is equipped with automatic compression release. It features identifying badges on the derby cover, timer cover and air cleaner trim ring. in one.
Ducati and Mercedes AMG have proudly announced that the first public showing of the Ducati Diavel AMG Special Edition will be at the 64th International Motor Show in Frankfurt, Germany from 15-25 September. The 2012 flagship model of the Diavel family is a tribute to the AMG luxury-sport brand and is intended for passionate connoisseurs of technology, engineering detail and exclusive style.
Based upon the Diavel Carbon, the Diavel AMG Special Edition features AMG's signature 5-spoke wheel styling, carbon fibre lateral radiator grills with aluminium trim, AMG-style sport exhaust system with engraved end-caps and AMG-style horizontally ribbed seat upholstered in Alcantara®. The model's incredible attention to performance detail also ensures that every engine has its Desmodromic cam-timing set by hand and authenticated with the name of the engine technician engraved on the left-side engine casing. Further underlining the model's exclusivity, each motorcycle will have a numbered plaque on the fuel tank.