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We’re moving! Closed for the last week in October

04 Oct 2016 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

The Daily Rider is relocating!  For the first time since…not sure when, actually.  We will be moving to 1541 North Ave. in Burlington. To move all our stuff over, we’re closing the shop for the last week in October, the 25th through the 29th.  When we reopen it will be at the new location.  Hope to […]

The Bella is done!

19 Jan 2016 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

One of our big projects just finished up.  It’s a unique one.  Check out the full writeup with some lovely photos in the Restorations section.

Motorcycle maintenance classes

06 Jan 2016 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

We’ve had a lot of questions over the years asking if we or anyone else are teaching classes on motorcycle maintenance.  Well here’s one of them at Burlington High School, taught by the owner of Moonlight Cycles in Winooski, Ethan.  Call 864-8436, check out or stop in to the BHS Continuing Education office 9-5 […]

Terra Nova by Moto

17 Dec 2014 / in Uncategorized

Our friend Wily — of “Meat Cove or Bust” fame — has gone the distance again on his old Honda.  As he says himself, a trip that would be quite respectable on an $18,000 modern BMW, done here on a 750 with drag bars and no hard luggage.  Here’s his trip report.  – TDR   […]

Meat Cove or bust

20 Nov 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Our buddy Wily recently made a serious solo trip on his vintage bike.  Here’s his journal of the journey.  Big thanks to him for sending us a great story to share.  – TDR   Day 1. September, friday the 13th.  Hit the road at 0700 on my trusty 1976 Honda CB 750.  I had 5 days […]

TDR Party

17 Sep 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

We’re throwing a little party! Sept 22nd, 4-10pm. Rain or shine! Ride your bike in or bring a car load of friends, family, kids, or pets. We’ll have a grill cooking up some free food, some beverages available, a live band will be playing some good tunes, and some of our shop bikes and USCRA race bikes will be on display. We’re […]

1974 Yamaha RD350 w/ DG pipes

24 Aug 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Great looking and running RD350. Re-painted 2 years ago, some wear in certain areas DG pipe with expansion chambers Performance reeds Intake manifold cross-over pipe Avon Roadmaster tires front and rear (Only have one season on them) Fully inspectable (all lights work, horn, turn signals) K&N Air Filter Handlebar mounted mirrors Oil injection is working […]


31 Jul 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

We won’t be able to make it because we’ve got a big race this weekend, but the VT Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association has a ride going on, from the VFW in Essex to Wilkins Harley in Barre.  Check it out.  

Speed upgrades.

05 Jul 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Go fast parts for the sidecar.

USCRA FIM Event! June 8th & 9th

24 May 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

The next USCRA Event is right around the corner. Your favorite racers and favorite vintage bikes (or rigs) will be battling it out this coming June 8th & 9th. The races will be held again at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Bring your friends, family, favorite pit bike and get ready for an amazing event! […]