Indian Day is Back!

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Springfield Museums have revived Indian Day, the long-standing celebration and rally of the classic motorcycles that were manufactured in the city from 1901 to 1953. Indian Day will take place on Sunday, July 18, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on the grounds of the Springfield Museums at the Quadrangle. From 1970 until […]

Harley Magazine Review Sportster XL1200C

Guilty as charged. I admit it. I used to say that Harley-Davidson was perhaps diluting its bloodline by releasing a plethora of dolled-up versions of its various motorcycles over the last 20 years or so. I was concerned that maybe the Motor Company was taking the joy of customization away from the enthusiast by prepackaging […]

Harley cancels annual open houses at York and Kansas City plants

Harley-Davidson has canceled the annual open house typically held at its York Vehicle Operations and Kansas City facilities. With the company in the throes of a sometimes-painful restructuring, the Motor Co. “believes it may not have the necessary resources to provide the best possible experience for its customers and the community in York this year,” […]

2010 Indian Motorcycle Rally

The 2010 Indian Motorcycle Rally takes place July 17, 2010 10 AM – 4 PM at Hilltop Farm, 1608 Mapleton Ave., Rte 159, Suffield CT (1/2 mile south of MA line and Six Flags New England.) See dozens of vintage Indians, plus the NEW Indians from Kings Mountain, NC, along with lots of food, vendors […]

Jesse James, The Most Hated Man In The World?

“The Most hated man in the world”, seems a bit much don’t it? It’s not like he makes a living kicking puppy’s, and thats a quote from the man himself. Still quite a few of us do question the thought process that lead him to this point. Hopefully on Tuesday night May 25th, all will […]

K&N Filters Presents: West Coast Thunder XI

K&N Performance Filters, of Riverside, California presents the 2010 West Coast Thunder ride. The event takes place on Memorial Day, Monday May 31, 2010.  This year over 7,500 motorcyclists will pack the streets gathering at Skip Fordyce Harley-Davidson on Indiana Avenue in Riverside, California to celebrate the tradition of West Coast Thunder. 2010 celebrates the […]

Harley Launches Start Something Campaign with Marisa Miller

Harley-Davidson’s Start Something campaign featuring supermodel Marissa Miller, which is designed to encourage men to stop dreaming and start riding this summer, kicks into gear this week around the Maxim Hot 100 magazine issue, including an in-book ad, as well as exposure at the Maxim Hot 100 party in Los Angeles, on the Maxim Web […]

Harley’s XR1200 is the Perfect Prize for a NASCAR Race Winner

Beer, brats, and cheese are certainly iconic Wisconsin food fare—but for the race winner in the NASCAR Nationwide Series Bucyrus 200 presented by Menards at Road America—what could be more iconic than a brand-new Harley-Davidson motorcycle? In addition to presenting the winner of the June 19 race with a brand-new XR1200 motorcycle, Harley-Davidson is also […]

Milwaukee Police Celebrate 100 Years Using H-D Motorcycles

In recognition of the 100th anniversary of its use of Harley-Davidson motorcycles to patrol the streets of the city of Milwaukee, the Milwaukee Police Department motorcycle unit held its shift change roll call at the Harley-Davidson Museum on May 13 during the first of the Museum’s weekly Bike Nights for 2010. Willie G. and Bill […]

Harley Racer Joe Petrali

Just found an interesting blog from the UK about some fine old motorcycles. This article about Joe Petrali and the legendary CAC 500cc racer. To read the entire article please click here. The Harley-Davidson CAC 500cc single port speedway model is very rare and not much is really known about its history. One came up […]