Two-Wheeling old timers dominate market

"Boomers are a very important segment of the motorcycle market," according to Ty Van Hooydonk, a spokesman for the Motorcycle Industry Council. People born between 1946 and 1964 make up 43 percent of motorcycle owners in the U.S., or 4.5 million out of 10.4 million, according to a survey by the California-based trade group.