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2013 Quail Motorcycle Ride Photo Gallery

Approximately 101 enthusiasts and collectors took part in the 2013 Quail Motorcycle Ride that included an idealic 115-mile run through California's scenic Carmel Valley and a handful of parade laps on the fabled Laguna Seca racetrack.

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There were plenty of streamliners and various other oddities prepared to take on the 'Vetter Fuel Economy Challenge' at the 2013 Quail Ride.
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Mike Vils trusty No. 13, a 1929 Harley JD, is veteran of the 2012 Motorcycle Cannonball that was running strong at the 2013 Quail Ride, too.
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Innovation is commonplace at the Quail Ride. Case in point, Jim Carducci's Harley 883-powered 'Dual-Sportster.'
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Immaculate classic BMWs were out in force for the 2013 Quail Motorcycle Ride.
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The Crocetti Speciale had a sporty cut to its raw finish tank.
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Jeff (left) had the pleasure of riding the all-original Dunstall Norton owned by Brent Lenehan (right). Of course, he had to work for it though in helping restore it and get it in running order.
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Mert Lawwill Concepts brought their hopped-up Street Tracker out for a little fun at the 2013 Quail Ride.
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One of the pit stops at the 2013 Quail Ride was at Robert Talbott's Winery and Vineyards.
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Paul D'Orleans did the 115-mile ride two-up on this Triumph trials bike, a 500cc TR ST Adventure.
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She had the appropriate jacket for riding along on the back of a Triumph trials bike.
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We trailed this 1972 Laverda 750 SF owned by Jeremy Johnstone for much of the first half of the Quail Motorcycle Ride and enjoyed the raspiness of its exhaust.
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Craig Vetter's streamliner and Fred Hayes diesel-powered efficiency champion sit ready to ride at the 2013 Quail Gathering.
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This 1971 Dunstall Norton was all-original and owner Brent Lenehan had the papers to prove it.
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The Quail Ride & Motorcycle Gathering wouldn't be the successful event it is without the hard work of Courtney Ferrante and Laurie Courtwright.
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Gordon McCall briefs a ready bunch of riders eager to embark on the journey known as the Quail Motorcycle Ride.
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Ever seen a flying motorcycle prototype? Rocket scientist Dezso Molnar brought his out to the 2013 Quail Ride.
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Vintage motorcycles lined the street outside the Quail Lodge ready to roll out for a 115-mile jaunt through Steinbeck country.
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We had the pleasure of carving some canyon roads shadowing this beautiful 1971 Dunstall Norton.
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We came prepared to rip off a few laps at Laguna Seca thanks to a 2013 Triumph Bonneville that appropriately sported a thick racing stripe.
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Wayne Rainey received the first ever Legends of the Sport honor at the Quail Motorcycle Gathering.