Abraham Lincoln rode the circuit to practice law, but if he were alive today, he might do it on the back of the “Circuit Rider.” This custom-built and custom-designed motorcycle, owned by local resident Dick Levi, is touring the state for the bicentennial. It was originally built for the bicentennial of Lincoln’s birth in 1809.
Click the video to see some of the bike’s amazing features!
For more information on local efforts to preserve the Mother Road, visit Illinois Route 66. The Illinois Route 66 Facebook page also has information about Route 66 events near you, including the Illinois State Fair.