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June 2018 Ride-In

June 2018 Ride-In

This past weekend we had our second Ride-In of the year! Thanks to all who came out and spent the afternoon with us checking out some great bikes and eating some awesome sandwiches from our friends at Sunday Sandwiches.

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June 18, 2018

1970 Triumph T100S - June 2018 Window Bike

1970 Triumph T100S - June 2018 Window Bike

Junes window bike comes courtesy of our very own runner up to the Employee of the Month 16 months running Inigo. Inigo and his dad Dan who have been doing their best to hoard every European bike in Southern Ontario since 2014.

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June 07, 2018

May 2018 Season Opener Ride-In BBQ

May 2018 Season Opener Ride-In BBQ

May 13th marked our first Ride-In of 2018. Always exciting this time of year when everyone has their bikes out the weather is not too hot and you get to catch up with all your moto buddies you may not have seen in awhile. 

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May 30, 2018

Town Moto x Flat Track Canada Flat Track School Day

Town Moto x Flat Track Canada Flat Track School Day

Early in May we had organized a school day with our friends Aaron & Katalin Hesmer who run Flat Track Canada and the Go Flat Track school. We invited our friends and customers to join us for a great day getting to see what the sport is actually like and try our hand at going fast and turning left.

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May 30, 2018

2018 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Special - May 2018 Window Bike

2018 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Special - May 2018 Window Bike

The Forty-Eight Special from Harley-Davidson was also gracing our window and shop this month. It bears a lot of similarities with the Iron 1200 including the powerplant but it's a little lower and a little beefier looking with dual 16" wheels with fat tires and more substantial front forks.

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May 18, 2018

2018 Harley-Davidson Iron 1200 - April 2018 Window Bike

2018 Harley-Davidson Iron 1200 - April 2018 Window Bike

We're lucky enough to have a brand new Harley-Davidson Iron 1200 in our window this month. We always love seeing new bikes up close and personal, as we don't get out to the dealers to often.

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May 10, 2018

Flat Track Canada x Falcon Racing DTX450 - March 2018 Window Bike

Flat Track Canada x Falcon Racing DTX450 - March 2018 Window Bike

March's window bike tied into our Flat Track themed month by being an interesting concept from a Canadian company, Falcon Racing Co. that is putting together ready-to-race DTX Flat Track bikes at an affordable price.

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April 25, 2018

1974 Husqvarna CR125 - February 2018 Window Bike

1974 Husqvarna CR125 - February 2018 Window Bike

With the Grand Prix de Snow presented by Husqvarna Motorcycles happening last month we had wanted a bike that fit that vibe to help promote the event. Luckily our friend Lawrence we were promoting the event with had just the bike. It's his 1974 Husqvarna CR124 he had just finished putting together.

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March 07, 2018

Grand Prix de Snow 2018 Recap

Grand Prix de Snow 2018 Recap

We have been looking forward to holding the 2nd Grand Prix de Snow with our buds Lawrence Hacking and Husqvarna Motorcycles Canada for awhile now. It even looked like we would have a little bit of snow for it, which was something we never thought we would have a problem with when we started the event.

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February 26, 2018

1967 Benelli 350 - January 2018 Window Bike

1967 Benelli 350 - January 2018 Window Bike

This month we were lucky to have a beautiful 1968 Benelli 350 in the window. The bike belongs to our good friend Nicholas, and it is the second one of his bikes we have been privileged enough to borrow. 

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February 09, 2018

Slowcock's Racing - VRRA 2017 Rd.4 Calabogie Race Report

Slowcock's Racing - VRRA 2017 Rd.4 Calabogie Race Report

For our fourth and final VRRA round of the year, we found ourselves at Calabogie Motorsports Park for the second time this season. This track is awesome! It has 20 turns and is over 5km long with exceptional grip. This was our third time visiting the track and as a result it's starting to feel more familiar and we're figuring out what-to-do-where a little better.

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January 25, 2018

Town Moto 2017 Window Bikes Recap

Town Moto 2017 Window Bikes Recap

With another year in the books it's nice to take a sec and look back at all the great bikes that graced our window in 2017. We love switching it up each month and gives us an opportunity to check out great bikes, meet interesting bike owners and get a free workout hauling them up and out each month. Keep scrolling for 12 awesome machines!

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January 10, 2018

1989 Yamaha YSR80 - December 2017 Window Bike

1989 Yamaha YSR80 - December 2017 Window Bike

We are lucky to know Chris, not only has he been a great supporter of Town Moto over the years,  but he also has a great collection of pristine motorcycles. This month we have stolen his amazing Yamaha YSR 80 to put in our window. 

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December 14, 2017

2018 Yamaha XSR700 - November 2017 Window Bike

2018 Yamaha XSR700 - November 2017 Window Bike

After having the XSR900 in our window last September I was curious what I would think of the smaller, twin version. Unfortunately not being able to ride this one I can't give you a thorough comparison but based on looks alone I feel I appreciate the smaller somewhat more compact XSR700.

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November 30, 2017

Town Moto x Moto Revere Poker Run 2017 Photo Recap

Town Moto x Moto Revere Poker Run 2017 Photo Recap

We were happy to hold our 3rd annual Fall Poker Run with our homies at Moto Revere. The Poker Run is a fun way to get out and soak up some riding while we still have the weather for it.

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November 22, 2017 1 tags (show)

Town Moto 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Town Moto 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for a perfect gift for the motorcycle rider on your list? Check out ideas for this holiday season in our 2017 gift guide. Keep an eye on this page as we'll update with any new great gifts that come in between now and the end of the year!

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November 10, 2017

Slowcocks Racing Honda CB350 - October 2017 Window Bike

Slowcocks Racing Honda CB350 - October 2017 Window Bike

Octobers Window Bike is a bike that we are very familiar with, as it is one of our Slowcocks Racing P1-350's. The bike was built by Tim Voyer of 840 Racing out of North Bay. The bike started life as a street legal Honda CB350 Twin, and was transformed by Tim into a very competitive race bike which Thomas from Town Moto raced this year. The paint was done by Ryan Stack, a super talented and self-taught hobby painter out of Welland.

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November 03, 2017

2006 Ducati Sport Classic 1000 - September 2017 Window Bike

2006 Ducati Sport Classic 1000 - September 2017 Window Bike

September's window bike was this super clean 2006 Ducati Sport Classic 1000. It has a lot of nice little details like the sexy Termignoni 2 into 2 exhaust and lots of little sweet Rizoma bits and bobs.

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October 05, 2017

RIPPLE ROCK RACERS 1969 HONDA CB750 - AUGUST 2017 WINDOW BIKE

RIPPLE ROCK RACERS 1969 HONDA CB750 - AUGUST 2017 WINDOW BIKE

In the summer of 1969 I was just a teenager when Honda introduced its magical CB750. I remember seeing my first one at a little gas station in Winnipeg. Candy Gold paint, 4 cylinder engine and disc brakes made it revolutionary. The wail of the 4 exhaust pipes as the rider raced up the hill, echoing and reverberating long after the machine had disappeared, was forever burned into my mind. In 1970 Honda entered the CB750 into the Daytona 200 Roadrace as a pure factory racer called the CR750. They won!

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September 27, 2017

Slowcock's Racing - VRRA RD.3 Mosport Race Report

Slowcock's Racing - VRRA RD.3 Mosport Race Report

Round 3 of the 2017 VRRA race season happened to also be the 50th anniversary of the only Canadian GP race. The Vintage Festival usually brings in big crowds and large race grids, with a lot of US racers making the trek up to race on this famous track. With this event being the 50th anniversary of the Canadian GP in 1967, it made for a super busy and crowded race track at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park.

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September 06, 2017

Town Moto's Top 5 Fall Riding Jackets for Men and Women

Town Moto's Top 5 Fall Riding Jackets for Men and Women

We wanted to pull together some of our favourite Jackets and Moto outerwear for you to check out this Fall. Click on any photo to go to the product page and see more information and photos on that jacket!

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August 31, 2017

Slowcock's Racing - VRRA 2017 Rd.2 Calabogie Race Report

Slowcock's Racing - VRRA 2017 Rd.2 Calabogie Race Report

Round 2 of the VRRA season found Slowcocks Racing at the beautiful Calabogie Motorsports Park. A racing facility that is known for being one of the premier racing surfaces in all of North America.

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Freedom Machine 2017

Freedom Machine 2017

Last year we checked out Freedom Machines show and had a great time so we were looking forward to hitting it up again this year! Despite some early rain hundreds of bike fans showed up and had a great time checking out all the great bikes from builder close to home and further away.

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August 18, 2017

Town Moto 5 Year Anniversary Ride-In

Town Moto 5 Year Anniversary Ride-In

Thanks to all those who came out to our 5 year anniversary back at the end of May. It's been great being a part of the Toronto Motorcycle community all these years and we really appreciate your support and patronage!

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August 18, 2017