MASON Metropolis, Iowa (WKRG/BIKER Father) — When qualified wrestling legend Randy “Macho Man” Savage was making ready to place the smackdown on Sturgis, South Dakota in the 1990s he wanted to do it in true biker style. He was making ready for the Entire world Championship Wrestling pay out-per-view celebration “WCW Hog Wild” using spot in the city known as a motorcycle mecca.
Savage purchased a customized bike for virtually $60,000 and had it shipped all the way from California to his property in Tampa, Florida. That is in accordance to previous wrestling supervisor Sonny Onoo, who now owns the bicycle. But that distinctive piece of motorcycle and Macho Man heritage has now vanished. Onoo claims the Macho Person bike and two some others were being stolen from his warehouse in Mason Town, Iowa. Now, he hopes persons will share images of the motorcycle and the other individuals so he can get them back again.
Onoo informed the WKRG.com Biker Dad blog the humorous tale of the day Macho Gentleman took shipping and delivery of the bike and why he did not very own it for pretty extensive. Onoo suggests the bike was sent to Macho Man’s Florida rental by the popular motorcycle designers, Carlini Customs. Savage hopped on the bicycle and requested the particular person who sent it “where’s the reverse?” Following knowing the wrestler was severe, it was crystal clear he had in no way ridden a motorcycle. Onoo says Macho Gentleman dropped the bicycle appropriate there in the driveway while it was managing. Following that he stated, “I don’t want it.”
Which is when Onoo suggests he acquired a connect with from WCW President Eric Bischoff asking him if he required the bicycle. He’s experienced it ever since. “It’s not like an individual could get rid of the bike, sell it,” Onoo claimed in a cell phone connect with with WKRG Information 5, “it’s just too recognizable. And that is just what he’s counting on, that you will share this tale and assist get the Macho Guy bicycle again.
Yet another stolen bike also belonged to professional wrestler Perry Saturn.
Onoo is also presenting a dollars reward, to that we think Macho Gentleman would say “oooooooh yeaaaaah!”
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Chris Ideal is the News Director for WKRG. He’s a partner and father of four. He’s also a bike enthusiast.