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Gentlemen, start your engines!

Nearly 2,000 gearheads flooded N. 14th Street in Williamsburg on Sunday for the eighth annual Vintage Motorcycle Show — gas prices be damned.

The event which started as an exhibition of 20 choppers at Works Engineering’s N. 14th Street garage has ballooned into a celebration of Brooklyn’s motorcycle culture featuring free beer, bands and riding competitions.

This year, hog-lovers checked out nearly 200 motorcycles including Triumphs, Hondas, Yamahas, BMWs and Harley Davidsons in both regular and badass sizes.

And though thunderstorms washed out some of the evening events, easy riders rumbled over to Berry Park to knock back a few cold ones and swap adventures about life on the open road.

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b from williamsburg says:
please get your descriptions right. hogs? chopper? really now?.... i saw you taking pictures of these people you have on here ...and they were not even looking at the bikes. you pulled them aside to pose for your pictures... is this a joke?
Aug. 25, 2011, 4 pm
was also there! from Bushwick. says:
whats your problem b? something up ur ass.. i was in one of the piks and yes i was there to enjoy the show with my vintge honda. Jezz! stop fighting with your mother-inlaw bro.
Oct. 20, 2011, 7:22 pm

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