April 24th

    April 24th, 1909

Possibly the first female motorcyclist was a woman from Hastings who competed in an 84 mile trial from Wellington to Waikanae return.

    April 24th, 1969

Evel Knievel rides a Laverda American Eagle for the first time in Los Angeles.

    April 24th, 1988

Australian Kevin Magee wins the 1988 Spanish motorcycle Grand Prix, the last Grand Prix motorcycle race to be held at Circuito del Jarama.

    April 24th, 2010

The motorcycle season in Latvia opens with a parade of 3,500 motorcycles in Riga, the capital.

  1. First Lady Rider NZ
  2. Evel Knievel swaps to American Eagle
  3. Kevin McGee wins Spanish GP
  4. Latvia Motorcycle Parade