2018 Harley Softail Specs and Prices

2018 Harley Breakout/Breakout 114 Specs Lengths: 93.3″/ wheelbase: 67″ Seat height: 25.6″ Lean angle (R/L): 26.8/26.8 Weight Running: 672 lbs. Engine: Milwaukee-Eight 107/114 Torque (Base): 109 ft-lbs., (114) 119 ft-lbs. Bore/stroke (Base): 3.937″/4.375″, (114) 4″/4.5″ Compression (Base): 10:1, (114) 10.5:1 Fuel system/capacity: EFI/ 3.5 gal. Exhaust: 2-into-2 exhaust Transmission: Six-speed Cruise Drive Tires Front: 21″, […]

Send Us Your Motorcycle Photos For Possible Publication

We at American Iron Magazine and our All-Tech & DIY American Iron Garage love to see and share photos of you and your motorcycles in our magazines and on-line. We love your customs, classics, bobbers, choppers and racers. Heck, we love photos of trikes and sidecar rigs too. Especially the ones you built and or customized […]

All-New Indian Mesh Motorcycle Gloves

Ride an Indian motorcycle in hot weather and looking for a good set of gloves? Check out the Mesh Glove from Indian. We like the look, fit, and finish of these gloves, but we have to ask—what’s with all the sewn-in labels? The Mesh glove offers good protection while allowing the cool breezes to pass […]

Buzz Gotta Brand-New Bag(ger)

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher The last modern bagger in my garage was a Harley Ultra, which I sold years ago As deep as my passion runs for classic Harley and Indian motorcycles, and I can assure you it is deep, I must admit that I am really enjoying the modern motorcycle currently in […]

Old Speed Show by Dennis Kirk @ Biketoberfest 2017 Free Motorcycle & Car Show

Held in conjunction with Billy Lane’s Sons of Speed antique motorcycle boardtrack racing at the New Smyrna Speeday, the Old Speed Show is free and open to all in the parking lot.

A Good Man’s Mark

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher Ever been to the National Motorcycle Museum or buy parts from J&P Cycles? What is your measure of a good man? There is a real difference between someone who is good and being a good man. No matter how you look at it, my close friend John Parham was […]

Harley Issues Recall for 45,589 2017 Touring Motorcycles with Milwaukee-Eight

Harley-Davidson has issued a recall for 45,589 2017 Touring Motorcycles outfitted with the new Milwaukee-Eight engine because a clamp used to secure an engine oil cooler line may have been improperly installed. Motorcycles potentially affected include the 2017 Electric Glide Ultra Classic, Police Electra Glide, Police Road King, Road King, Road King Special, Street Glide, […]

History Does Not Repeat

Ride to Work It’s called history for a reason. It’s in the past—done, gone, hope you enjoyed it. We often remember things having been better when we were younger. Some people call it “The good old days.” Perhaps life wasn’t as complicated as it seems now, and responsibilities weren’t as heavy. It was a time […]

Billy Lane Pulled It Off

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher In spite of long odds Las Vegas bookies would never take, in spite of the worst Mother Nature could throw at him, in spite of countless people saying it can’t be done, in spite of struggling to get century-old racing motorcycles to even run, Billy Lane pulled it off. […]

Bill Dodge ‘Blings’ Out an Indian Scout

By Greg Williams / Photos By Pam Proctor When Indian announced its 2016 custom-build program called Project Scout, Jason Foster of Mission City Indian in Boerne, Texas, got involved. Jason needed a little assistance, though, and for that he approached Bill Dodge of Blings Cycles. “He asked for my help,” Bill says from his Daytona […]