Love him or hate him, not everyone cannot match the popularity of Keanu Reeves, the uber-mega actor of such blockbuster films such as The Matrix, John Wick and many others. He is a Canadian actor, and he gained popularity for his starring roles in several blockbuster movies. The 55-year-old actor still has the best style than any other actor in the Hollywood industry.
Here are some of the facts about Keanu Reeves’ ARCH Motorcycle Company
- A most Excellent Adventure What Motorcycles Mean to Keanu Reeves
Being a true motorcycle person means a lot of things to a lot of people. There is a CNBC article that quotes Keanu Reeves talking about motorcycles. He says that riding means freedom for him. As far as ARCH motorcycles, Reeves stated to Vanity Fair and Robb Report that it was a production bike, but it is also your bike and since they all are custom made no one else will have your bike.
2. Not A Natural Rider- Keanu Reeves learned to Ride Later in Life
Keanu Reeves learned to ride motorcycles at the age of 22, and it was not the easiest thing to do. That is when he had learned it. He was filming in Germany when he saw a young lady riding around the studio on an Enduro motorbike.
Keanu had asked the woman to teach him how to ride. The woman let him ride between the shooting breaks, and it is then when Keanu Reeves fell in love with bikes.
3. Money Isn’t Everything-Keanu Reeves Sponsors Young Riders
As the co-owner of ARCH Motorcycle, Keanu Reeves makes sure that along with all of his other philanthropic efforts, that other aspiring motorcycle riders get to share some of the love. ARCH Motorcycle sponsored a young rider named Damian Jigalov who was just 13 years old at the Italian CIV Championship.
4. Giving Back-Special promotions For Charity
The lucky buyer was allowed to bring along a guest. A package was created for a part of the charity drive where Neiman Marcus donated 5000 dollars to the buyer’s favourite charity.
5. More Than Skin Deep- Art Can be Functional
It is always easy that a piece of art is beautiful. It is another thing to say that a piece of art is functional as well. Keanu Reeves wanted to make sure that the company’s bikes were of course not only beautiful but highly useful machines at the same time.