Motorcycle Movies & Books to Keep You Entertained During COVID-19

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COVID-19 has many of us in isolation, resulting in lots of (boring) down time. So, it’s the perfect time to share the best motorcycle movies and books for you to check out. 

Motorcycle Movies and Books to Keep You Entertained During COVID-19, StreetRider Insurance, Ontario

Trust us, we’re dying to get on our motorcycles right now, but, staying home is the safest option. That’s why we’ve shared classic motorcycle movies to watch and books to read that will keep you entertained while helping pass time during COVID-19. Check these out and let us know what your list includes!

25 Of The Best Motorcycle Movies to Watch During Isolation

    This list of glorious motorcycle movies was adapted from IMDb, enjoy!

    1.  The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
    2.  On Any Sunday (1971)
    3.  One Week (2008)
    4.  Easy Rider (1969)
    5.  Riding Solo to the Top of the World (2006)
    6.  On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter (2014)
    7.  Long Way Round (2004)
    8.  TT3D: Closer to the Edge (2011)
    9.  12 O’Clock Boys (2013)
    10.  The World’s Fastest Indian (2005)
    11.  Why We Ride (2013)
    12.  The Wild Angels (1966)
    13.   Dust to Glory (2005)

    14.   Stone (1974)
    15.   Hells Angels on Wheels (1967)
    16.   Choppertown: The Sinners (2005)
    17.   Electra Glide in Blue (1973)
    18.   The Wild One (1953)
    19.   Road to Paloma (2014)
    20.   Hell Ride (2008)
    21.   Akira (1988)
    22.   The Born Losers (1967)
    23.   Every Which Way but Loose (1978)
    24.   Somewhere Else Tomorrow (2014)
    25.   Race to Dakar (2006)

    5 of Our Favourite Motorcycle Books

    If you’d rather read, we’ve shared our top five favourite books about some iconic people and their travels on their motorcycles.

    1.  Ghost Rider: Travels on the Healing Road by Neil Peart
    2.  Lois on the Loose by Lois Pryce
    3.  The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey by Ernesto Che Guevara
    4.  Long Way Round: Chasing Shadows Across the World by Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman
    5.  Jupiter’s Travels by Ted Simon

    We hope you get the chance to watch some of these movies and read at least one of these books.  They will get you excited about reuniting with your motorcycle for an epic adventure once we get through COVID-19.  We hope you stay safe and enjoy this downtime.