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AMA Hall of Famer Bessie B. Stringfield

We’d like to take a moment to recognize a very special lady in motorcycle and United States history! Bessie B. Stringfield, A.K.A. “The Motorcycle Queen of Miami”, and also an American Motorcyclist Association Hall of Famer (inducted in 2002), was not only a U.S. Military Motorcycle Dispatch Rider, she also rode cross-country solo, 8 times! Talk about a true motorcyclist! Because February is also Black History Month, we thought it’d be a great idea, for many sentimental reasons, to tell people about her story!

Visit the link below to read about the amazing Bessie:

http://www.motorcyclemuseum.org/halloffame/detail.aspx?RacerID=277

For more info. on the history of Black History Month, here’s another good link:

http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/black-history-month

Hope you enjoy!

Tonight is our Ladies Garage Party from 5pm – 8pm at the dealership! It’s not too late to register at http://www.avalanchehdparty.com to reserve your spot now! Join us and enjoy free food and drinks, learn a little in each department as we take an exclusive after hours tour, and hang out for free door prize giveaways at the end of the night!! ¬†Any folks without a motorcycle endorsement may take a ride on our JumpStart, and our grand prize giveaway is a riding course! Riders, guests thinking about becoming a rider, and passengers are all welcome!

 

 

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