Victory Motorcycles Set To Shatter Sound Barrier

The loudest Bagger in the industry returns in 2016 with a 200-watt 10-speaker audio system, 21” billet front wheel, custom stealth paint, LED lights and a new lower price. Minneapolis — February 12, 2016 — Victory Motorcycles® announces the return of the Magnum® X-1 – the loudest Victory Bagger ever built, designed for serious music and […]

2016 Harley Fat Boy S Ride And Review

NEW BIKE REVIEW • by Dain Gingerelli Here’s a quick quiz for Harley aficionados: when is a Harley-Davidson Custom Vehicle Operations (CVO) model not really a CVO model? Answer: when it’s a 2016 FLSTFBS Fat Boy S or FLSS Slim S. And Harley’s two new S model Softails certainly are big news for one very […]

2016 H-D Road Glide Ultra Ride and Review

NEW BIKE REVIEW • by Dain Gingerelli It’s back! after a two-year hiatus, harley’s fltru Road Glide Ultra rejoins the Touring lineup, reporting for duty and sporting the same Project RUSHMORE amenities and upgrades — right down to the Boom! Box audio system and GPS touchscreen feature — found on the other FL models. The […]

Harbor Freight Pittsburgh Motorcycle Lift

PRODUCT REVIEW • by Matt Kopec Tired of kneeling every time you perform routine maintenance, or have a bike project that’s sitting so low you’d rather put it off than spend another day lying on that cold cement floor? Lucky for us, Harbor Freight has an economical solution for the home do-it-yourselfer, the Pittsburgh 1,000-pound […]

2016 H-D Sportster Forty-Eight Ride Review

NEW BIKE REVIEW • by Dain Gingerelli Two things you should know about the 48 and all other Sportsters in Harley-Davidson’s 2016 lineup. First, Harley harbors no plans to relinquish rights to the XL model now or anytime soon. Despite focusing much of its energy and resources during the past three years  on Project RUSHMORE […]

Winter Motorcycle Repairs

TAKING AIM, by Chris Maida, Editor Here in the northeast, wintertime is when you tackle big projects, or ones that take a lot of time to complete, since the weather is not exactly the best for a motorcycle ride. Things like paint jobs, chroming, powdercoating, engine builds, and major chassis modifications require many steps and […]

Garage Season And Daytona Madness

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher Is it just me, or is february the most challenging month for most motorcycle riders? Daytona Bike Week is still a month away. By now most of us Northerners have parked our bikes for the winter, and we’re itching to get back on the road. I know I am. […]

Indian Motorcycle and Jack Daniel’s Partner on Iconic Collector’s Chief Vintage

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (January 27, 2016) — Indian Motorcycle®, America’s first motorcycle company, today announced it has joined forces with the Jack Daniel Distillery to create a limited-run, collector’s-edition Jack Daniel’s-branded 2016 Indian® Chief® Vintage motorcycle. The partnership brings together two of America’s most iconic brands who share a mutual commitment to independence, originality and American […]

American Iron Magazine 5 Simple Ways To Improve Your Harley, Indian or Victory Today

Here are 5 simple things from the team at American Iron Magazine you can do today to your Harley, Indian or Victory motorcycle to make it better.

Tech Shoots and Road Time

TAKING AIM, by Chris Maida, Editor I enjoy visiting various shops around the country. It gives me the opportunity to talk with many different mechanics I’m writing this just a few days before Thanksgiving, and about 10 days late. The rest of the issue has already been shipped, working its way through the process that […]