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The race of the century – 3,306 miles on a 100-year old bike in the Motorcycle Cannonball

Frank Westfall riding his 1912 Henderson 4. Photos courtesy Motorcycle Cannonball. On September 10, 90 vintage motorcycles, ranging in age from 100 to 106 years old left Atlantic City, New Jersey with an ambitious goal; to still be running at the end of a 3,306-mile cross-country trek to Carlsbad, California, in the 2016 Motorcycle Cannonball. […]
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