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.
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 […]
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 […]
The Milwaukee-based company says the recall affects 2014 Touring and CVO Touring motorcycles that were built between July 1, 2013 and May 7, 2014, the company said Wednesday.
It seems, in addition to the Rushmore and Street 500 & 750 motorcycles of 2014, Harley-Davidson might be releasing a newly redesigned Street Glide AND a new stripped down trike model in 2015. This spy photo of what appears to be a new stripped down Harley-Davidson trike has recently surfaced leading to speculation of a […]
How much do you know about a 1936 Harley flathead motorcycle? A short walk around with Buzz Kanter of American Iron Magazine for his 1936 Harley VLH motorcycle during a brief stop while breaking in the recently rebuilt engine. Less than 2 months before the start of the 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball ride – 4,200 miles […]
After being dropped from Harley’s 2014 line up here is what we, at American Iron Magazine, believe is a spy photo of the soon-to-be-released 2015 Harley-Davidson Road-Glide with the all new fairing/windshield treatment. Not the new treatment of the fairing and windshield, similar to the Rushmore style 2014 Street Glde. More details to follow when […]
MEDINA, Minn. (June 30, 2014) – Victory Motorcycles is celebrating the Fourth of July, a special date in brand history, and honoring the men and women of the armed forces by making a donation to the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) for every new Victory motorcycle sold. Victory will contribute $50 for each […]
The 1936 Harley VLH Buzz Kanter is planning on riding 4,000 miles coast to coast on the upcoming Motorcycle Cannonball is totally rebuilt. After breaking in the spare engine Buzz brought the classic Harley back to RetroCycle in Boonton, NJ to swap out the spare engine for the competition one. “As described in the series […]
We at American Iron Magazine plan to follow the launch and reactions to the concept Harley electric motorcycle, code named LiveWire. While details are still few, our research to date indicates the following: Harley-Davidson management is actively seeking customer feedback – positive and negative. It is at least two years before Harley would offer this […]