I don’t know about you, but when I’m OUT and about on a motorcycle, I rely more on my riding boots than any other piece of gear. And I expect real comfort on and off the bike. I need my riding boots to be sturdy enough to handle good weather and bad. They must also […]
Archives for June 2011
There is a lot of great history surrounding the Harley-Davidson motorcycle over the years. Buzz Kanter, the Editor-in-Chief of American Iron Magazine is working on creating a new web site, called Classic Harley Motorcycles, all about various aspects of classic Harleys and their history.
The annual J&P Cycles Open House is this weekend in Anamosa, IA. We have some crew from American Iron Magazine there to cover the action and find some interesting bikes to photograph for featuring in the magazine. And we are sponsoring the ride in show on Saturday. If you see Buzz Kanter or any of […]
A key federal agency can’t enforce a ban on the sale of kids’ dirtbikes and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) under language inserted into a federal government funding measure in Congress, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports.
Join American Iron Magazine and our colleagues at RoadBike for the inaugural Kickstart Classic, a two-day, 293-mile tour from the Wheels Through Time motorcycle museum in Maggie Valley, North Carolina to the Barber Vintage Festival at the Barber Motorsports Park in Leeds, Alabama. Sound simple enough? Well, here’s the kicker: all the lead motorcycles must have […]
We at American Iron Magazine feel it is important to be a foum for motorcycle riders to share opinions and concerns. Few issues, these days, seem to be as hot as loud pipes. So we are sharing the American Motorcyclist Association’s current position statement on excessive motorcycle sound.
Alice Cooper and George Thorogood and the Destroyers will play at the Legendary Buffalo Chip’s 30th annual party during the 2011 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Alice Cooper will play on Saturday, Aug. 6, and George Thorogood and the Destroyers will close the iconic music festival on Saturday, Aug. 13. “We’re just tickled to have Alice Cooper […]
Python® continues to produce show-stopping performance and value! Nowhere else will you find this much Made In The U.S.A. quality, combined with top-notch performance and style, in exhausts that can still leave money for riding. Rock out your ride with these Fishtail Duals, a true dual system with 1 5/8″ headpipes wrapped in 2 1/4″ […]
To kick off motorcycle riding season and introduce two-wheeled travelers to Best Western’s three new types of hotels, Best Western International, the World’s Biggest Hotel Family, announced a photo contest for motorcycle enthusiasts who visit any of the chain’s 2,200 Best Western, Best Western Plus, or Best Western Premier hotels in North America.
Novato, CA – Kirk Taylor and the crew at Custom Design Studio are at it again. Renowned for their award-winning ground up customs, paint work and custom parts, CDS has constructed a practical solution to a common predicament. The CDS “Bug Catcher” consists of a domed shaped screen designed to be easily inserted into the […]