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Annette Carrion's beautiful motorcycle and street art photo won Round 1 of #SFMOTO2014.

Annette Carrion (@annettecarrion) won Round 1 of our #SFMOTO2014 contest with this beautiful photo of her Kawasaki Ninja 300 motorcycle in front of bright San Francisco street art. Following her win, Annette is now part of our staff here at SF Moto!

 

The first two rounds of the #SFMOTO2014 Helmet Giveaway Instagram Photo Contest have flown by, but you still have two more chances to win!

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(1) Isle Of Man TT: Cool And Unusual Motorcycles by Andrew Capone, Motorcycle.com

Check out all of the cool and unusual bike photos Andrew Capone has captured at the Isle of Man TT, like this VW-powered zombie apocalypse trike. Photo via Motorcycle.com.

Check out all of the cool and unusual bike photos Andrew Capone has captured at the Isle of Man TT, like this VW-powered zombie apocalypse trike. Photo via Motorcycle.com.

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(1) Learn Common Rider Hand Signals: Tip #203 from the pages of The Total Motorcycling Manual by Mark Lindemann, Cycle World

Motorcycle Hand Signals

Do you know common rider hand signals? Check out this article if you need a quick refresher. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

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(1) Cannon Ball’s Run: Recreating the Original Epic Ride by Aaron Frank, Motorcyclist

This photo shows Edwin "Cannon Ball" Baker in 1912 after he completed his transcontinental motorcycle journey. (Photo via Wikimedia Commons.)

Motorcycle historian Don Emde is currently leading a group of riders on the Cannon Ball Centennial ride from San Diego to Manhattan. Erwin “Cannon Ball” Baker completed the first record-setting 11.5 day Cannon Ball Run in 1914. (Photo via Wikimedia Commons.)

 

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There I was, waiting for the green light on Folsom so I could make a right turn onto 5th Street in the lovely SOMA area of downtown San Francisco. Just as I started to engage the clutch and roll forward at about 3 mph, a car on my left decided to cross the intersection AND change lanes from left to right – despite it having a red light.  Continue Reading

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(1) SF Moto named Best Motorcycle Shop by Bay Area A-List voters by Bay Area A-List, CityVoter.com

Thank you to everyone who voted us the BEST Motorcycle Shop in San Francisco for 2014! Who's up for a victory ride?

Thank you to everyone who voted us the BEST Motorcycle Shop in San Francisco for 2014! Who’s up for a victory ride?

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For the past 98 years, BMW has been one of the greatest innovators in auto, moto, and engine manufacturing and technology. BMW Motorrad produced their first successful motorcycle in 1923, and they haven’t looked back since. Over time, BMW has continued to make improvements to its own characteristic engine designs with newly developed technologies. The combination of tradition and technology has made BMW Motorrad what it is today: the Bavarian engineering powerhouse.

BMW Motorcycles at the Motor Sport Museum in Hockenheimring, Germany. Photo credit: Alf van Beem, via Wikimedia Commons.

BMW Motorcycles at the Motor Sport Museum in Hockenheimring, Germany. Photo credit: Alf van Beem, via Wikimedia Commons.

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(1) SF Moto’s 2014 Instagram Photo Contest by SF Moto

2014 SF Moto Instagram Photo Contest

We kicked off our 2014 Instagram Photo Contest this week! Simply post your motorcycle or scooter photos taken in San Francisco to Instagram with #SFMoto2014 and tag @SFMoto in the photo to enter our Contest! For each of four rounds, one contestant will win a helmet of his/her choice from our store! AND you can earn up to $275 in SF Moto Service Department credit just by participating! Contest ends Dec. 31, 2014. Photo from SF Moto.

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