Glemseck brings together bikers from all over Europe who make the journey for three days of partying and two-wheeled fun.
One of the highlights is the Essenza sprint race taking place on the Saturday and Indian will be looking for a win with Katja Poensgen riding the Indian Scout sprint racer built by Nik and Fabian from the Young Guns Speed Shop.
Back in May, Katja won the first Essenza sprint race in Montlhery, France and also the Punks Peak sprint race held during the Wheels & Waves festival. She’s now looking to do the same at Glemseck, racing against 15 other competitors in the famous knock-out drag race.
Katja says ahead of Glemseck: “My bike, Miracle Mike, gives me basically the same chills like when I was starting for MotoGP in my pro-racer days. This Indian Scout sprint racer really puts its power to the track fantastically well.”
Katja has the chance to win both the Glemseck race and to also become the overall Essenza champion.
A prize ceremony will take place on the main stage from 6.00pm to 7.00pm followed by a small party at the Essenza tent.
Entry to Glemseck 101 is free of charge. On all three days there is a live music stage, trade stands to look at, food & drink, plus a grandstand to sit in to watch the sprint racing action.
The Estonian Motorcycle Season Opening is a major tradition and a highlight event for motorcyclists and
motorcycle fans from all over the world.
Our day begins on Supeluse
street in Pärnu where our festival grounds host the most famous motorcycle brands, motostores and local importers, who display the latest rides, gear and merchandise.
The day will be full of entertainment, good people and most importantly – Motorcycles. Our Season Opening ceremony will start the greatest MOTOPARADE in
Estonia, where thousands of motorcycles will ride through the streets Pärnu. We will end our day with a great MOTOPARTY! More
After three successful years and sold out festivals, Pure&Crafted takes a creative break this year. Since the festival’s inception in summer 2015, Pure&Crafted has been established as a brand and epitome of music, motorcycles and new heritage in Berlin and throughout
Germany. In the past years, performances by The Hives, Refused, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Mando Diao, Interpol and Car Seat Headrest at Postbahnhof and at Altes Kraftwerk Rummelsburg won over fans and critics alike. More
“Evel Live”, an unprecedented three-hour live event premiering Sunday, July 8th at 8PM ET/ 5PM PT on HISTORY® in partnership
with Nitro Circus, will see Travis Pastrana attempt three of Knievel’s most famed jumps on the Scout FTR750, including jumping the length of 52+ crushed cars, 16 Greyhound buses, and the ill-fated Caesars Palace fountain […] More
This year marks 120 years since the birth of one of Indian’s earliest heroes – Albert Burns. It’s a story that has captured the imagination of Anvil Motociclette, who is currently working on a Scout Sixty project
bike to be unveiled later this summer. “Albert Burns was simply a legend,” explains Phonz, whose love of […] More
With San Marco and Phonz working on a special Scout Sixty project, we thought it useful to tell you more about the pair, what motivates them and why they decided to work with Indian. Q: When did you two first meet? A: “We met on the first day of high school as we both attended […] More
From adrenaline to work, from comfort to discovery and
kids play, Yamaha provides a top-quality range of high-performance snowmobiles, internationally recognized for the brand’s signature reliability. Our products’ usage is in every category of snowmobile activity: from extreme mountain climbing and trail blazing, to luxury touring and exploring, as well as demanding professional work. We’re […] More
Motorcycle is teaming up with Italian bike builders from Anvil in Milan, to forge a special Scout to be unveiled later this year. Anvil Motociclette was formed by San Marco and Phonz and have made a name for themselves in creating clean, solid builds with a black and silver theme. To date their portfolio […] More
In its final four-
wheel powersports new-model announcement of the year, the leading manufacturer of multipurpose ATVs today unveiled four 2018 models, including the family of FourTrax® Ranchers®—America’s best-selling line of ATVs. At the same time, Honda announced the hard-working FourTrax Foreman®, the sporty TRX90X, and the Pioneer 500 side-by-side. Honda’s commitment to the multipurpose segment […] More
Wheels & Waves event touched down in Biarritz this summer, bringing its own special blend of custom cool two wheel action, wrapped up in a laid back vibe. Yamaha’s Faster Sons were a defining presence again this year, getting stuck in to the heart of both the action, and the chill out. Having […] More
Harley-Davidson encourages everyone on two
wheels to ride. Ride wherever you want to and ride as often as humanly possible. And those of you who don’t, you have to start somewhere. And that somewhere can start with us. Riding gives you the freedom that you can’t find anywhere else. So rise up and roll with […] More
Riding means something special to everyone. Find out what it means to 77th Sturgis
Motorcycle Rally Grand Marshal Jessi Combs. More
with its sponsorship, Indian will unveil three custom versions of the all-new Scout Bobber built by Keino Cycles, Kraus Motor Co. and skateboarding icon Steve Caballero in conjunction with Roland Sands Design. Reid Wilson, Marketing Director – Indian Motorcycle said: “The Brooklyn invitational carefully curates an exhibition of incredible customs and from some of […] More
A very cool video about the new 2018 Indian line up. Indian
Motorcycle line up 2018. More
Motorcycle is celebrating after its FTR1200 Custom took 1st place in the Sultans of Sprint race at Monza at the weekend. The bike has entered the Sultans of Sprints’ newly formed Factory Class and over the course of the year there are four rounds with the first of these just held during the Italian biker festival ‘The Reunion’ at the Monza circuit over the weekend. More
Touring doesn’t get any more custom than this. The 115th Anniversary
Street Glide Special is a top-end touring machine with a look that’s as amplified as its premium audio. Limited-edition and serialised by hand. The Legend Blue Denim paint has a depth like no other, and features unique graphics on the fuel tank and console […] More
At this year’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, the BMW Group provides a look ahead to what an exciting new Adventure Sport model might look like: The BMW Motorrad Concept 9cento combines emotion and performance
with an adventurous spirit, agility and riding fun to create the ideal sports touring bike. More
As the title sponsor of the ninth annual Brooklyn Invitational Custom
Motorcycle Show, Indian Motorcycle unveiled three custom versions of the all-new Scout Bobber earlier this year. The three bikes were built by Keino Cycles, Kraus Motor Co. and skateboarding icon Steve Caballero, in conjunction with Roland Sands Design. Indian Motorcycle specifically partnered with these three highly […] More
Off-road H-D® 1200 Roadsters the creation of
Spain’s El Solitario motorcycles On display at Wheels and Waves, 14-18 June, Biarritz, south west France Built for a full-on 10 day adventure ride in the Sahara desert With collaboration from Öhlins, Bark Busters, SC Projects, Kineo, ISR, Kriega and Dunlop Three motorcycles, three friends, one idea: To […] More
The Scout FTR1200 Custom takes inspiration from the Scout FTR750 flat track race bike that Indian’s “Wrecking Crew” piloted throughout a dominating Championship
season in the 2017 American Flat Track Series. Built in partnership with Indian’s race team, this one-off custom houses the Scout’s street– legal 1133cc V-Twin engine. As well as honouring Indian’s race team […] More
KTM is the dominant brand in offroad motorsport and in January won its 16th consecutive Dakar Rally with British rider Sam Sunderland on the KTM 450 RALLY. Now, together
with main sponsor Red Bull, the company goes in an entirely new direction in road racing to begin contesting the elite class of the MotoGP World […] More
At Onyx the focus is to reintroduce the built tough, fun to ride, nostalgic motorbikes
with an updated affordable electric drive-train. They believe every step counts small or big in the efforts to pushing the world forward. More
Almost twelve months ago at the desert-set racetrack KTM began their MotoGP adventure with Pol Espargaro finishing 16th and Bradley Smith taking 17th place. At the second round in
Argentina both riders were in the points with their brand new RC16s. By the end of the term a total of seven top-ten classifications had been toasted with test rider […] More
Motorcycle is pleased to announce that Scout Sixty is now on sale in a two-tone colour scheme for the first time. Since the bike was launched at EICMA in 2015, the 999cc (61ci) Scout Sixty has been the entry point to the Indian brand and is allowing hundreds of riders around the world to […] More
The all-new VITPILEN 701 machine represents a bold step into new territory for Husqvarna Motorcycles. Inspired by the same unique design approach that runs through the whole VITPILEN family, the VITPILEN 701 perfectly embodies Husqvarna’s progressive vision for innovative and accessible street motorcycles.
The VITPILEN 701 is the highlight of Husqvarna´s re-entry into the
street motorcycling segment. Impressing both the media and the public during its first launch as a prototype in 2015, it has now reached production and is expected to be available in the first months of 2018. Bringing about a new era of motorcycling for the sophisticated urban traveller, the VITPILEN 701 perfectly mixes enjoyable performance for novice and expert riders with a simple yet progressive design and a unique style. More