Driver Stopped at 112 mph On Way To Pay Other Speeding Ticket

ROYALTON, Vt. — A driver clocked at 112 mph on an interstate in Vermont told police he was heading to traffic court to take care of a speeding ticket. Vermont State Trooper Rich Slusser says the 33-year-old man from West Hartford, Connecticut, was also weaving in and out of traffic in Royalton on Interstate 89 […]

Motorcycle News: Full Throttle Biker Bar in Sturgis Burns To The Ground.

STURGIS, SD – Flames early Tuesday morning engulfed a popular Sturgis saloon that bills itself as the “world’s largest biker bar.” The Full Throttle Saloon is a total loss after crews battled the blaze throughout the morning. Sturgis Assistant Fire Chief Sean Barrows says crews tried to get inside but heat and smoke forced firefighters to […]

Compression Ratios III

TAKING AIM, by Chris Maida, Editor Moderately boosting the compression, like going from 9:1 to 10:1 or 10.25:1, shouldn’t run you afoul of engine knock in a big way. However, a high-compression engine can be unforgiving and difficult to tune, especially a Twin Cam, if you go past 10.5:1. Even stock H-D engines have bouts […]

Motorcycle Magazines — Still Cheaper Than A Latte

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher I’m often asked how we decide which articles to publish in this magazine. Non-riders I talk with are amazed that there are enough motorcycle topics for us to fill a magazine this size every four weeks (we publish 13 issues of American Iron Magazine a year) without running out […]

10 Things Drivers Should Know About Motorcycles from American Iron Magazine

If a driver crashes into a motorcyclist, bicyclist, or pedestrian and causes serious injury, the driver would likely never forgive himself/herself.

9 of 10 Things Drivers Should Know About Motorcycles from American Iron Magazine

When a motorcycle is in motion, see more than the motorcycle – see the person under the helmet, who could be your friend, neighbor, or relative.

Motorcycle News – Erik Buell Racing Asset Auction July 21

Here is your chance to buy a complete and running American motorcycle factory and operation – complete and ready to roll! For anyone who wants a near-turnkey motorcycle production outfit, the auction date for the Erik Buell Racing (EBR) assets has been set for July 21. The sale is no onesy-twosy liquidation. Rather, the business […]

8 of 10 Things Drivers Should Know About Motorcycles from American Iron Magazine

Stopping distance for motorcycles is nearly the same for cars, but slippery pavement makes stopping quickly difficult.

7 of 10 Things Drivers Should Know About Motorcycles from American Iron Magazine

Maneuverability is one of a motorcycle’s better characteristics, especially at slower speeds and with good road conditions, but don’t expect a motorcyclist to always be able to dodge out of the way.

Indian Motorcycle & Classic American Iron Black Hills Rally @ Sturgis

Are you going to Sturgis this year to celebrate the 75th Black Hills Rally? Are you and your friends looking for a fun and free event for all Indian motorcycles and/or classic American motorcycles? Check out the 2015 Indian Motorcycle & Classic American Iron Black Hills Rally from American Iron Magazine. Many years ago we […]