2018 Indian Springfield Dark Horse First Ride Preview

Hustling into the big sweeper my throttle hand is unwavering, the needle of the speedometer hovering a tick below 80 mph. The chassis of the 2018 Indian Springfield Dark Horse is also unwavering, the burly 46mm fork keeping the front end squarely on the designated line. Pitched over at almost 45 degrees, the tacky Dunlops […]

2017 Sturgis Rally Photos Part II – Danger, Blink, & the Rat’s Hole

The 2017 Sturgis Rally flew by at a frenetic pace. Last time we checked  in we had just spent the day at Crazy John’s Invitational Drag Races, the RSD Super Hooligan bash, topped ff with some late night rambling around The Chip. The next day we hit up the Rat’s Hole Custom Bike Show which […]

2017 Sturgis Rally Photos and Highlights

American Iron hasn’t left off the throttle since we pulled into Sturgis with our friends the Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis. It’s been a crazy four days, from American Flat Trackers flying around the Buffalo Chip in the inaugural TT to some of the most hairball drag races we’ve seen in quite some time to […]

Carey Hart Quick Chat Sturgis: From Good Rides for Vets to Pink’s Bike

Brand ambassador, bike builder, pro racer, team owner, dad. Freestyle motocross icon Carey Hart hands are full. If all those roles weren’t enough, he’s also a philanthropic man who had had just finished the Sturgis version of his Good Ride, a fundraiser for veterans through the Infinite Hero foundation. This year’s Sturgis run was sold […]

American Iron Hits the Ground Running at Sturgis for the Buffalo Chip TT Experience

If having seven-time AMA Grand National Champion Chris Carr walk you around a track before the big race doesn’t get your blood boiling check your pulse. Now the Chief Competition Officer for American Flat Track, Carr talked about the Sturgis Buffalo Chip TT with excitement in his voice as he addressed our group. Sacred ground. […]

Moab Greets Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis with Hero’s Welcome

It started 10 miles out of town. Tired from a hard days ride through some of the most majestic countryside you’ll find anywhere in the world, weary riders on the Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis got a second wind from the stirring sight of American flags on motorcycles blowing in the wind and a welcoming […]

93-year-old World War II Vet Gets Ride of a Lifetime with 2017 Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis

It was a moment you couldn’t have scripted. On one side you had Scott Prothero, a World War II veteran who had fought in some of the Pacific’s bloodiest campaigns, including the Battles of Saipan and Okinawa. On the other was Josh Stein, a veteran and “Hero’s Ride of a Lifetime” nominee for the 2017 […]

Jay Leno Surprises Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis with Private Garage Tour

The journey to Sturgis hasn’t even officially begun yet but participants in the 2017 Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis got an unexpected surprise when Jay Leno came cruising down the street on a 1934 Indian Scout and invited the group in for a private tour of legendary Jay Leno’s Garage. Unbeknownst to the group of […]

Dirt Quake 2017 Photos and Insta-Story

Dirt Quake USA rolled into Caste Rock like a whirling dervish and whipped up a weekend of unparalleled fun. Camp out, late-night party, mini-bike races, bike show, swap meet, bro-fest, hooligan racing in its rawest form, the festivities are non-stop. There’s really no other event out there quite like Dirt Quake USA. American Iron unfortunately […]

American Iron Magazine Joining the Veterans Ride to Sturgis

There’s nothing like it. Packing your bags, loading up your bike, and hitting the open road for the journey to Sturgis. We have the privilege to live in a country with unbridled beauty and contrast, wide-open plains and majestic mountains, searing hot deserts and densely wooded forests. Our canyons are “Grand,” our fountains “Faithful,” our […]