Arlen Ness’ Brother Kevin Ness In Fatal Motorcycle Accident

RENO, Nev. The motorcyclist who was critically injured in a multi-vehicle crash on July 30 has died.  According to NHP Trooper Chuck Allen, 59-year-old Kevin J. Ness, brother of Arlen Ness, was thrown from his black 2008 Victory Vision motorcycle after his bike was struck by a vehicle on eastbound Interstate 80.  Around 12:20 p.m., […]

Introducing The 2015 INDIAN SCOUT

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Sturgis, S.D. — Indian Motorcycle®, America’s first motorcycle company, today announces the launch of the 2015 Indian Scout™, a contemporary yet classic interpretation of  one of motorcycling’s most famous and coveted bikes. With a starting US MSRP of $10,999 and a DNA that will appeal to riders of multiple skill sets and abilities, the new […]

Harley Recall News FXDL Dyna Glide for Ignition Switch Problem

We at American Iron Magazine were recently notified that Harley-Davidson is recalling 3,300 FXDL Dyna Low Rider motorcycles to fix a problem with the ignition switch on units modified to rev higher than 5,600 rpm. The recall affects 2014.5 model year Low Riders built from Jan. 6 through June 19. “In the affected motorcycles, certain […]

2015 Indian Scout Motorcycle? On-Line Rumors

Rumors leaked out of a secret new 2015 Indian Scout motorcycle. LA Times says this is the new 2015 1133cc liquid-cooled, 100 horsepower Scout. MSRP for the base model: $10,999. Could be an important machine for the Polaris-owned relaunch of this iconic motorcycle.  Is this a surprise launch that we didn’t know about or a practical […]

2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Roars Back

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MILWAUKEE (August 1, 2014) – Harley-Davidson® has more rush in the tank. Spy photos, gossip and wild speculation are flooding the Internet as Harley-Davidson fans around the globe anticipate the return of the Road Glide® motorcycle. The wait is over and the Road Glide is back. Weeks before the announcement of its complete 2015 model […]

Harley’s First Electric Motorcycle Will Appear In Marvel’s AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

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SAN DIEGO – At the San Diego Comic-Con, Harley-Davidson® and Marvel Studios will introduce Project LiveWire™ – Harley-Davidson’s first electric motorcycle – to fans gathered at the annual international convention. Project LiveWire, which is featured in Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, will be the ride of choice for Natasha Romanoff (a.k.a. Black Widow) played by […]

Ross Kiwi Tomas Memorial Kickstart Classic Day 1 Video

Here’s a quick look at some of the bikes on the July 2014 Ross Kiwi Tomas Memorial Kickstart Classic. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin Share via MySpace Share on netvibes share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Buzz it up Subscribe […]

Motorcycle News: New 2015 Indian Roadmaster Revealed, Ridden and Reviewed

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So, you might be asking, what’s the deal with the new 2015 Indian Roadmaster and how does it perform? In a phrase, I like it. Start with the smooth and plentiful power delivery of the ample 111 cubic inch Thunderstroke engine. Pass that power through the exceptionally smooth six-speed transmission and you have a powerful and smooth set up ideal for around town or hitting the highways. Like all full size touring motorcycle these days, the Indian Roadmaster looks big, yet it handles like a much smaller machine.

Harley Magazine News, What Is Most Important To You?

We at American Iron Magazine want to know what is the most important current Harley news to you and your riding friends? Electric Harley concept motorcycle? Liquid cooled Harley Big Twins? Project Rushmore? Recent push by the feds for a national helmet law? Aggressive EPA actions against motorcycle modifications? What? Please reply to this post […]

Secret New Polaris Vehicle – Slingshot: Motorcycle Or Trike?

First Harley pulls the wraps off the “concept” LiveWire electric motorcycle. And now Polaris – manufacturer of Victory and Indian motorcycles, not to be outdone, is teasing us with these short video clips about the Slingshot – whatever that is – and hints of more video to come. Below is an image of what Polaris […]