Member Forum & Community Blog

6 Month MotoShare Membership

July 13th, 2015

Available now: the 6 month version of our MotoShare membership program. Allows you all the benefits of our 1 year plan (free riding gear, free insurance, members-only bikes, remote access, etc) with half the commitment! $69 per month still lets you ride for only $49 per day. *Plus after 6 months, allows you to continue…

New Social Stream

July 13th, 2015

Want to know what is happening in the Jupiter’s Community, share your experience via our social stream.  Simply @jupitersmoto on Instagram or @jupitersnyc on Twitter and your image, or share will appear on our stream for other members to view and respond. CHECK IT OUT! 

MotoShare Members Facebook Group

August 8th, 2014

What to link up with other members for a ride? Start a dialogue with us about how to improve your experience with the MotoShare? Let us know! Get involved! Autumn is almost here and the best riding is yet to come! Join our MotoShare Members Facebook Group

Crain’s New York Business

July 24th, 2014

Motorcycle renter lays rubber BY VALENTINA CORDERO Membership for Jupiter’s Motorcycle Rental’s two-wheeled ZipCar service has nearly doubled in less than two months.   Less than two months after Jupiter’s Motorcycle Rental garage in Brooklyn’s gritty Gowanus neighborhood launched a sort of two-wheeled version of Zipcar, its membership has nearly doubled. “We are nearing the 100-member…

News12 – Jupiter’s Motorcycles

July 10th, 2014

BROOKYLN – A shop in Gowanus is renting out motorcycles in a cost-effective way. Jupiter’s Motorcycle Rentals launched their membership service for motorcycle enthusiasts in May, so they can rent a bike when they want without shelling out hundreds of dollars for a one-day rental. The service costs $49 per month and $49 to take a…

Easy Rider. The Wild One…

June 17th, 2014

Even if you don’t ride, the motorcycle means romance. Freedom. Get the hell outta Dodge-ish-ness. Giving you all that: Jupiter’s Motorcycles, launching New York’s first ever “Motoshare” program (and also offering private lessons for novice riders). For blokes already licensed, Jupiter’s Motoshare is basically Zipcar for two wheels. They’ve got four locations around the city where…

Easy rides! Call it Zip-hog.

June 17th, 2014

A Gowanus motorcycle rental company dubbed Jupiter’s Motorcycles started up in May and is angling to be casual bikers’ answer to Zipcar, offering daylong jaunts on borrowed rides to members who pay a monthly fee. The service is meant to give Brooklynites who are unwilling to shoulder the costs and hassles of full-time motorcycle ownership…

WSJ | Not-So-Easy Rider

May 15th, 2014

by Ralph Gardner Jr. Not-So-Easy Rider Chris Miles of Jupiter’s Motorcycles takes the columnist for a spin in Manhattan. Kevin Hagen for The Wall Street Journal Less than a month after I hitched a ride with Supercross racer Mike Alessi at MetLife Stadium, I tackled a different track Monday afternoon. This one took me past…

Screening of “Somewhere Else Tomorrow”

May 5th, 2014

Jupiter’s is excited to present and Exclusive screening of SOMEWHERE ELSE TOMORROW Sunday 5/25 @ 6:30 PM Jupiter’s Motorcycles 119 8th Street BK NY 11215. Join us at our 8th Street “home base” for a very special viewing event of an outstanding documentary about Jupiter’s friend Daniel Rintz and his trip around the planet. From…

Let’s Ride! Wait, where are we going?

February 25th, 2014

Where to ride in NYC?     START: Harriman, Storm King and Cold Spring The first real ‘thing to do off the bike’ is to go to Harriman State Park. Make sure you take the road to the mountain’s summit for another great view. To get there take exit 19 to the Seven Lakes Drive…