FEATURE DOCUMENTARY

Penton

2014

Full-length documentary about John Penton. An American icon and motorcycle trailblazer who along with his family and a band of loyal followers, changed off-road motorcycling forever. This is an American story about family, competition, ingenuity and business that will tug at the hearts of everyone who sees it. John Penton is a motorcycle icon and pioneer whose life on a farm in Ohio led to a long list of motorcycling accomplishments and global notoriety. 

What began with a humble motorcycle shop, turned into an international off-road racing career leading him to the discovery of the need for a smaller machine which he was soon selling in the US. With his innovative Penton motorcycles, he introduced riding to a new generation of riders around the world. This documentary includes narration and interview from Lyle Lovett.

(2hrs 15min) HD