The Thunder Blog

A Motorcyclist’s Honeymoon

As written in a letter to her sister upon the return from their 1952 honeymoon trip. Submitted by Guy Cooper for reprint in Thunder Roads Magazine OK/AR. We got a rather late start for our trip – 4:3...

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Polar Bear Run Shivers

Why on Earth are you riding tomorrow? It’s going to be under 40 degrees all day.  I know this. I watch the weather. I usually am very astute to what the weather is doing when it’s time to ride in any ...

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March Letter to the Editor

Hello Riders of Oklahoma and Arkansas! Wow! It’s been great seeing all of you out and about again. Yes, some of you never stop riding, but I miss everyone so much on those couple of winter months in w...

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Safety Tips from “T”

In this Spring breakout period, I want to remind each and every rider of one thing. Motorcycling is most dangerous due to the number of accidents that we cause ourselves. Every annual accident report ...

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Cuervo King – March Cover Bike

Cuervo King Specs 2008 Harley-Davidson Road King Owner Keith Hope Wichita KS Motor Screamin Eagle 110 c.i. Stretched bags fender Gas Tank Nacelle and Dash Handlebars 20” Azzkikr Gorilla Ba...

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Made By Bikers For Bikers

What are you doing on the second Saturday of each month? How about throwing a leg over and riding to Stillwater, OK? Forman Harley-Davidson has become home to the once a month Biker Breakfast by ABATE...

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Safety Tips from “T”

What’s happening in the midst of winter? The weather goes from cold to warm to chilly to hot with intermittent snow and ice.  Our riding is dependent on what’s falling from the sky, how many layers we...

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Giving Your Cage T.L.C.

BY:  Mad Mike Grimmett, Mike’s Auto Diagnostic   Hey guys, it’s almost that time of the year that we need to take care of our cages! (Cages also known as Cars!) The first thing we should do is 1)...

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My heart belongs to a Biker

All of the Thunder Roads fans are where my heart belongs!  As we approach Valentine’s Day, we asked our Facebook Fans to share photos of who their hearts belong to and we got an overwhelming response....

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Iron Kartel Designs

Iron Kartel Designs They’re rollin’.  They’re rollin’ shiny, stretched and low. They’re sleek, beautiful and hotter than death valley’s midday sun.  These aren’t your daddy’s baggers, these are bikes ...

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Aussie Biker #4

Howdy People! Here I am chilling out in Minocqua, WI with my friends HD Ray and Deb. First job was get the washing done then a scenic cruise on a pontoon boat around Blue Lake. While on a stop at Ray’...

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Gratitude To 2R For His Leadership

By: Lyndse Weber He’s loud and opinionated. Sometimes he seems larger than life. Other times he’s walking around in a skirt…. or as he says, kilt. Whatever. He never holds back, and you never have to ...

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February Letter from The Editor

Hello all my Lovers.....of riding and motorcycles and all else cool and old skool! I am looking forward to this month as I get to see each of you at the Jeff Williams Bike Show in OKC as well as the C...

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ABATE – New State Treasurer Selected

Bob “Mo” Mobley has been an active member of ABATE of Oklahoma member since 2013.  He has been the webmaster since June 2014. He is the current Vice-President of Heartland Chapter and is a Motorcycle ...

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Corrupt Customs

Please help us welcome our newest advertiser, Corrupt Customs, owner Randy Branum.  They’re bringing some beautiful rides to central Oklahoma. Check out this beauty! And the bike isn’t so bad either! ...

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Ponca Nationals Made Great Again

Caleb Owens, Photography and Journalist The Inaugural Moto Play Ground race took place at the legendary Jack Blevins Motocross Park in Ponca City Oklahoma. The Ponca National, has a rich 40+ year hist...

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Bikes, Blues and BBQ 17th Annual Rally

From Dickson Street to the Baum Stadium, along the Pig Trail Highway and up to Rogers, riders filled the streets for the 17th Annual Bikes, Blues and BBQ. This year provided the fun, frolic and excite...

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WARNING, SEVERE STORMS AHEAD

"Warning, severe storms ahead," bellowed the clock radio as it struck 6 a.m. "Lord, hold the coming storms as we travel to do Your Will,"  I prayed as my feet hit the floor.  Today our Ministry was tr...

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The ABATE Update

The ABATE of OKLAHOMA UPDATE Wow! What a fantastic time to be involved in defending our motorcycle freedoms, safety, and awareness!  ABATE of OKLAHOMA hosted over 300 riders from across the nation in ...

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Two Wheel Journey- Sturgis 2016

Two Wheel Journey With A Side Of Sturgis By “T” Collier Seven states, seven days and Sturgis were behind me as I rolled into my garage. Thor, my street glide, was splattered heavily with heat baked bu...

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Aussie Biker Part 2

Aussie Biker Part 2 By Leigh Murray, Australian Rider Traveler See part 1 in September Issue at www.trmok.com Thanks for joining me on this continued journey! Once I got the bike all organized in Pasa...

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Join “T” For 3rd Annual TaliRally

Where’s our readers who enjoy hanging out with other riders on two and three wheels in the beauty of a rolling mountain road? If this is you, keep reading, call a friend and invite them to come out an...

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Information On-Line

Abate of Oklahoma's web site is a great asset to the organization and its members. Non-members can see what Abate of Oklahoma is all about, who to contact for questions, flyers and calendar of events....

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