I haven’t posted to this blog in a while, concentrating more on thehistoricfoodie blog so perhaps a little something is in order. After a bit of research I see celebrity riders include: Adrien Brody, Al Gore, Alanis Morissette, Alton Brown, Amanda Bearse, Angelina Jolie, Angie Dickinson, Ann-Margret Olsson, Ann Richards, Anthony Perkins, Anthony Quinn, Antonio Banderas, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Axl Rose, Ben Afflec, Billy Bob Thornton, Billy Idol, Billy Joel, Billy Ray Cyrus, Bob Dylan, Bob Seger, Bono, Brad Pitt, Branscombe Richmond, Bruce Springsteen, Bruce Willis, Camryn Manheim, Charlie Sheen, Cher, Christina Applegate, Chuck Woolery, Dan Akroyd, Daniel Day-Lewis, Demi Moore, Duane Allman, Doobie-Brothers, Dwight Yocum, Emilio Estevez, Ewan McGregor, George Clooney, Gordon Ramsey, Gwyneth Paltrow, Harrison Ford, Hugh Jackman, Hulk Hogan, Hugh Laurie, Jackie Chan, Jamie Oliver, Jay Leno, Jeremy Irons, Jessica Alba, Jim Carrey, Joaquin Phoenix, John Corbett, Jon Ratzenberger, John Travolta, Jude Law, Kate Hudson, Keanu Reeves, Keith Urban, Kid Rock, King Abdullah II of Jordan, Kirstie Allie, Kobe Bryant, Kyle Petty, Lance Armstrong, Laurence Fishburne, Lee Marvin, Leonardo Dicaprio, Liam Neeson, Lindsay Wagner, Lorenzo Lamas, Lyle Lovett, Martina Navratilova, Mary Hart, Matt Dillon, Matt le Blanc, Matthew McConaughey, Mel Gibson, Naomi Watts, Nastassja Kinski, Neil Young, Nicolas Cage, Nicole Eggert, Orlando Bloom, Ozzy Osbourne, Pamela Anderson, Parker Stevenson, Patti Labelle, Peter Coyote, Peter Fonda, Pink, Prince Phillip, Prince William, Princess Stephanie of Monaco, Queen Latifa, Richard Petty, Ricky Martin, Russel Crowe, Rusty Wallace. Ryan Reynolds, Salli Richardson, Sam Elliott, Samaire Armstrong, Sammy Hagar, Selena Gomez, Shannen Doherty, Shaquille O’Neal, Sheryl Crowe, Stephen Baldwin, Steven King, Steven Tyler, Sting, Tobey Maguire, Tom Cruise, Traviss Tritt, Vin Diesel, William Shatner, Willie Nelson, Wynona Judd, Yolanda Ross, and I’m sure countless others.
What are these people, who can afford anything they want riding? Some may surprise you. They include Harleys, BMW’s, Triumphs, Vespa, Yamaha, Victory, Honda, Ducati, Indian, Jesse James custom, KTM, Suzuki, Kawasaki, Boss Hoss, Aprilia, etc.
Brad Pitt has owned Triumph, BMW, Ducati, Roland Sands, Royal Enfield, Yamaha and KTM. Fabio has owned Aprilia, Ducati, Honda, Husqverna, Harley, Kawasaki, KTM, Moto-Guzzi, MV Agusta, and Yamaha. Alton Brown has owned BMW, Honda, and Suzuki.
It all comes down to being happy with your ride.