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Four wheels or two, Chris loves mo­tor­sports. He is al­ways up for an ad­ven­ture, so we turned him loose to tour through the Grand Canyon State on Har­ley-david­sons for this is­sue’s “Rid­ing Ari­zona” fea­ture on page 50. Chris grad­u­ated col­lege along­side Photo Edi­tor Ju­lia La­palme then put his pho­to­graphic and writ­ing abil­i­ties to work at Road & Track be­fore help­ing launch The Drive.


Ed is an en­gi­neer, poet, road­racer, and vin­tage Moto Guzzi afi­cionado, among other things. He has con­trib­uted nu­mer­ous col­umns and fea­tures to Mo­tor­cy­clist over the years, and this time around he brings you in­side San Fran­cisco’s Moto Guild, a co-op workspace on Trea­sure Is­land that’s ex­em­plary of com­mu­nal shops that are crop­ping up in ur­ban cen­ters around the world.


Mor­gan spends his days crank­ing out con­tent for Mo­tor­cy­clist ’s sis­ter pub­li­ca­tions Bag­gers

and Mo­tor­cy­cle Cruiser,

but be­sides V-twins he’s a huge fan of vin­tage bikes and cus­toms in par­tic­u­lar. Mor­gan was at this year’s Hand­built Show in Austin, Texas, and helped us com­pose this is­sue’s Shift

photo fea­ture.


There aren’t many fa­mous rac­ers in the past few decades who haven’t had An­drew’s lens trained on them at some point. He has shot Mo­togp, World Su­per­bike, and do­mes­tic cham­pi­onships around the world, so when it came time to pay trib­ute to Nicky Hayden we knew An­drew would have a cou­ple of gems in his archive. Fol­low @au­to­mo­tophoto on In­sta­gram to keep up with his frames.


Long-time read­ers will rec­og­nize Jack’s name as well as his inim­itable style. He’s writ­ten two books, and in ad­di­tion to jour­nal­ing for Mo­tor­cy­clist, he doc­u­ments life’s many giv­ings and mis­giv­ings (on and off two wheels) at jax­ For this is­sue’s fea­ture on Mo­tus Mo­tor­cy­cles, Jack went to Alabama to ride and re­search as only he could. His story is on page 70.


Larry has been in­volved in mo­tor­cy­cle rac­ing most of his life, briefly as a com­peti­tor and then as a jour­nal­ist and pho­tog­ra­pher. In ad­di­tion to writ­ing about mod­ern-day rac­ing, he is one of the lead­ing mo­tor­cy­cle-rac­ing his­to­ri­ans in Amer­ica and served as the chair for the AMA Hall of Fame Elec­tion Com­mit­tee. Larry au­thored this is­sue’s fea­ture about the orig­i­nal In­dian flat­track Wreck­ing Crew of the ’50s.

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