Over half of all fatal motorcycle crashes involve another vehicle. Most of the time, the car or truck driver, not the motorcyclist, is at fault.
Are you going to Sturgis this year? Do you own or love classic motorcycles? Be at the legendary Buffalo Chip on August 4th. Here is a “Save The Date” notification for an event you won’t want to miss. We at American Iron Magazine are pleased to announce our new event at this year’s Sturgis Rally […]
The crew at American Iron Magazine is looking into the possibility of organizing a number of Indian-focused rides from around the country to Sturgis, SD to commemorate the 75th Sturgis Rally & Races. The event started in 1938 when local Indian Motocycle dealer Clarence “Pappy” Hoel invited his friends and customers to tour the Black Hills […]
Ecuador Freedom Bike Rental and Motorcycle Tours announced today that they have opened a new “Adventure Motorcycle Travel Center” in the middle of planet Earth – near the Equator in Quito, Ecuador. The travel station will provide maintenance and travel information services for international motorcycle adventurers and will house the new headquarters for the company’s […]
Highlights from a fake article attributed to the Washington Post MSNBC correspondent Jeremy Lancaster is reported to have met with government official Darrin Cornia to discuss recent rumors about registered motorcycle owners being placed on a classified FBI gang list. Darrin Cornia who currently holds a position within the National Security Branch of the government agreed […]
Indian Motorcycle has filed a recall with NHTSA that affects 806 units of the company’s 2015 Indian Scout motorcycle. The recall is due to the Scout having a fault with the rear brake’s master cylinder, which can have a decrease in braking performance, or a complete loss of braking power. The issue appears on the […]
American Iron Magazine remains the best selling motorcycle magazine on the newsstand for 2014 and into 2015. And it will get even better when it absorbs the most popular parts of sister publication Motorcycle Bagger, effective this month.
MILWAUKEE, Wis., and VANCOUVER, B.C. – Harley-Davidson is moving to direct distribution to independently owned dealers in Canada by August 2017, and possibly as soon as the third quarter of this year. Harley’s current agreement with Deeley Harley-Davidson Canada, the exclusive distributor of Harley-Davidson products in Canada since 1973, ends July 31, 2017, but the […]
Good news for those who are going to attend the 2015 Sturgis 75th Anniversary Rally. No more worry and no more $20.00 tickets for riding in South Dakota on a motorcycle equipped with ape hangers. On Tuesday February 24, 2015 Governor Dennis Daugaard signed Senate Bill 85, abolishing on July 1, 2015 the South Dakota […]
TAKING AIM, by Chris Maida, Editor Want more power? Get a bigger engine. It’s as simple as that. And though increasing your engine’s displacement isn’t the only way to get more power, it’s a very effective one. Since an engine’s displacement is the result of two factors — the bore of its cylinders and the […]