A 10-Hour Commute

…you need to add time for gas station visits, meals, and a couple of rest stops I just got back from a quick trip to Columbus, Ohio, for the annual AIMExpo motorcycle trade show. Being based in Connecticut, I was glad to hear the AIMExpo selected the Columbus Convention Center for this year’s event. The […]

The Future of Motorcycling

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher Over the years, the designers and managers in Harley’s PDC have had thick skin What does the future look like for motorcycling? The decision makers and corporate strategists at Harley-Davidson and Indian want—make that need—to know. I can only assume that both companies’ counterparts at Honda, KTM, and Triumph […]

Sons of Speed Antique Motorcycle Races to Expand In 2018

Check out this very short video, below, to give you some idea of the power, speed and fun these nearly 100 year old antique racers produce. And this was just practice!

Indian Scout 741B in Call of Duty: WWII, Win Replica Army Scout in GameStop Giveaway

Indian Motorcycle Co. is answering its “Call of Duty” in the form of a two-fold partnership with video game maker Activision. The Indian Scout 741B, a motorcycle produced for the U.S. Army during World War II, will be featured in the new Call of Duty: WWII video game scheduled to be released tomorrow, Nov. 3. […]

NUVIZ Head-Up Display Review

Ride Informed / By Alfonse Palaima  Over the years, we’ve seen quite a few rider-focused gadgets come and go. The good ones tend to do both, first showing up in prototype form then disappearing back into R&D, and then—if they’re lucky— returning with a market-ready solution. This is one of those, coming all the way […]

Share Motorcycle Riding As A New Experience

We all remember our first time riding on a motorcycle. And we remember the excitement and fun of that eye-opening experience and feeling of freedom unlike anything else in the world. How about all the amazing experiences we have had since then thanks to the worlds motorcycle riding has opened to us? We at American […]

It’s A Cruel, Cruel World Wide Web

…the ultimate tool for negative mob mentality and juvenile rants I hate the haters! There, I said it. It’s amazing how many online haters came out of the woodwork immediately upon Harley-Davidson announcing its new lineup, and are equating the new Softail to the former Softail model. And they think that just because the name […]

One That Got Away

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher It all started with a phone call from “Cousin Gerard,” who is not my cousin I’ve seldom met a classic motorcycle I didn’t like. And that goes double for antique American race bikes. No matter how many old Harleys or Indians I might have—my garage seems to be a […]

Sons of Speed Antique Motorcycle Boardtrack Race Video

Welcome to boardtrack racing and Billy Lane’s Sons of Speed!

American Iron Presents Old Speed Show! Motorcycles & Racers At Biketoberfest

Biketoberfest is celebrating its 25th anniversary in and around Daytona Beach, Florida, the third weekend of October. One of the new events is a free show for competition motorcycles of all ages and styles called the Old Speed Show. In addition to all makes, models, years and styles of competition motorcycles and three wheelers, Old […]