Kickstart Classic 2017 Set For This Weekend

Start stretching your hamstrings, topping up your oil, and packing the extra tape for those loose parts—it’s time for the Kickstart Classic once again! This coming weekend, May 18-20, marks the 6th annual meet-up and ride at the Wheels Through Time museum in Maggie Valley, North Carolina. Each year, we try to pick a unique, […]

Rock, Rumble & Rebellion Chronicles: Kuryakyn Crusher and Hypercharger ES

Power. Bikers can never get enough. That’s why the first thing many riders do is swap out their stock air intakes and exhaust. It’s one of the easiest, quickest ways to boost horsepower and torque. The Sturgis Buffalo Chip loves power. Why else would it hold drag races right down the middle of its amphitheater […]

Easy Rollers – Bridgestone Battlecruise H50 Tire Review

By Tyler Greenblatt – No matter how much money we may like to spend on our bikes, there might be no expense as important as that spent on the handful of square inches that actually makes contact with the ground. Not only do your tires allow for your motorcycle to actually roll down the road, […]

Rock, Rumble & Rebellion Chronicles: Kuryakyn & Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s Bad to the Bone Bagger

It’s called the Rock, Rumble & Rebellion bagger for a reason. The Sturgis Buffalo Chip, home to “The Largest Music Festival in Motorcycling,” has been providing the “Rock” to Sturgis rally goers for over 35 years. The tradition continues this year as Ozzy Osbourne, Lynyrd Skynyrd, the Doobie Brothers, George Thorogood and the Destroyers, Shinedown […]

S&S 89″ EVO Stroker Build Part One

By Chris Maida/ Photos Courtesy of S&S Cycle Though it doesn’t say so in the headline, this two-issue engine build is part of our ongoing series on rebuilding a 1998 Road King from front to back. The reason for this series is simple: some of our readers prefer a motorcycle without all the electronics of […]

The Curious Case of Harley’s Tilting Three-Wheeler the “Penster”

The Harley-Davidson Museum calls it “Collection X: Never-before-seen Harley-Davidson prototype bikes created as concepts but never manufactured or sold.” Among those prototypes is an unconventional three-wheeler dubbed the “Penster.” We say unconventional because not only does it have two wheels in front and one in back ala Can-Am’s Spyder, but the front wheels tilt into […]

Harley Factory Flat Track Racing Team: Brandon Robinson Interview

With four Grand National wins on his resume including a couple on the heralded Springfield Mile in 2013 and a victory in Lima last year aboard the Kennedy Racing Harley-Davidson XR750, Brandon Robinson earned a spot on Harley-Davidson’s Factory Flat Track Racing Team in 2017. While landing a factory seat is a dream come true, […]

And the Winner of the Official Motorcycle of Bike Week 2017 Is…

Rick Claar was having a late breakfast when the phone rang. Since he had both hands full at the time and didn’t recognize the caller, he let it go to voicemail. Once he got a free moment, he checked the message and returned the call. “Do you have any idea why I’m calling?” said Janet […]

Dream Ride Editor’s Choice Winner: The Red Mosquito 2004 Night Train

Photos by Mark Velazquez  Beneath the massive tent that houses the show bikes at the 2016 Dream Ride, one man stands out from the rest. His salt-and-pepper beard, trimmed yet full, his overalls cuffed to just below his calves, and his flip-flops exposing his toes to the subtle summer breeze set him apart from most […]

American Iron’s Editor Steve Lita Featured on Motorcycle Men Podcast

Podcast alert! American Iron Magazine Editor Steve Lita joins the Motorcycle Men Podcast to dish on the industry, American V-twins, and our Daytona Bike Week giveaway bike! Check out what Lita had to say by listening to Episode 85! Check it out at now at Motorcycle Men Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post […]