Currents: By the Numbers
They're Back - Motorcycles will fill the streets as May bike rallies make their returns
1940 Year the first biker rally was held in Myrtle Beach
Attendance for the Myrtle Beach rally has been as high as 500,000
1903 The year the first Harley-Davidson was built using a tomato can for a carburetor
May 11th- May 20th Official dates for the Myrtle Beach Bike Week Spring Rally 2012, according to myrtlebeachbikeweek.com. The Myrtle Beach Harley-Davidson slated its Cruisin’ the Coast Spring Rally for May 18–28. The Atlantic Beach Bike Festival is set for May 25-28
376.363 miles per hour. The fastest speed ever recorded for a motorcycle set in 2010 by Rocky Robinson.
$18,163 The average price of a new Harley-Davidson