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 […]

Classic Motorcycle Event May 15 & 16 Florida

Who says you can’t blend high quality art, commercial graphics, stunning classic motorcycles and barely clothed fantasy women? If you feel this is impossible in these PC days we live in today please don’t tell artist and all around motorcycle guy Don Bradley. In addition to all the many years he spent doing commercial design […]

Pinion Gear Socket & Lock

Back in 1985, when I closed my custom bike shop to get into high-performance aircraft, I sold off most of my specialty H-D engine tools. What the hell was I thinking? Of course, I didn’t sell off my regular tools, but there are some procedures on a bike that require a special tool. And though […]

S&S Cycle Presents Today’s Top Harley Custom Motorcycle Builders

Fans of S&S Cycle and biker build-offs should make room on their coffee tables for the 224-page hardcover S&S Cycle Presents Today’s Top Custom Bike Builders. S&S enthusiasts will remember that the company celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2008 with a huge biker build-off. S&S chose 50 of the hottest builders to fab bikes using […]

Harley-Davidson Premium Bike Cover, Super Shield

I don’t know what your garage is like, but my Knuckle bobber, no matter how hard I try, always gets covered with dust. Maybe it’s because I’ve got three kids who are always in there moving stuff around. Maybe it’s because it’s an old house. Then again, it’s probably because my driveway is dirt and […]

Harley Dyna Wide Glide Magazine Test

In his ballad Isle of Beauty, Fare Thee Well, Thomas Haynes Bayly wrote “Absence makes the heart grow fonder.” Throughout my life, I have experienced this phenomenon in a variety of different instances, mostly in regards to women — I mean motorcycles. That said, when the bean counters at Juneau Avenue dropped one of my […]

Customize Your Harley for Under $200

American Custom is giving you the chance to get that deep, thunderous sound you crave at a reasonable price. The company will customize your Harley-Davidson stock slip-on mufflers with the patented Tone-Flex system (starting at $159) that allows you to change your sound and look at any time by installing optional baffles and endcaps. You […]

Jesse James Legal Trouble Increases

West Coast Chopper Jesse James — now most famous for cheating on America’s sweetheart Sandra Bullock — is in yet another vat of hot water. While James seeks treatment at an Arizona rehab center, trouble is brewing back home in California. James was cited Thursday for vandalizing a paparazzo’s parked car near his bike shop […]