Brand-New 2018 Harley-Davidson CVOs and Specials

Caught up in the whirlwind of Harley’s new Softails, it would be easy to overlook another selection of bikes that were also unveiled today. The big dogs of The Motor Company’s offerings, those with the highest price tags and the biggest stock performance ratings, are the CVO (Custom Vehicle Operations) models. Each year, Harley usually […]

2018 Harley Softail Specs and Prices

2018 Harley Breakout/Breakout 114 Specs Lengths: 93.3″/ wheelbase: 67″ Seat height: 25.6″ Lean angle (R/L): 26.8/26.8 Weight Running: 672 lbs. Engine: Milwaukee-Eight 107/114 Torque (Base): 109 ft-lbs., (114) 119 ft-lbs. Bore/stroke (Base): 3.937″/4.375″, (114) 4″/4.5″ Compression (Base): 10:1, (114) 10.5:1 Fuel system/capacity: EFI/ 3.5 gal. Exhaust: 2-into-2 exhaust Transmission: Six-speed Cruise Drive Tires Front: 21″, […]

2018 Harley-Davidson Softails First Ride Report

Our initial exposure to this new line of Softail motorcycles was brief, but enjoyable. The short ride opportunity included a comparison between each model’s 2017 brethren. We can now offer a small taste of what it’s like to ride the new Softails. Bear in mind, our first ride opportunity took place during one rain-shortened afternoon […]

Harley-Davidson Partners With Milwaukee Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks announced today that the team’s official jersey sponsor will be none other than Milwaukee’s own Harley-Davidson.  The pairing of the two stalwarts of the Milwaukee area is rooted in the deep connections to the city and to the Midwest. The Bucks’ official website posted an announcement video, with flashing images of explosive […]

2018 Indian Scout Bobber Preview

When Indian announced that it would hold its press ride for the brand-new Indian Scout Bobber back in July, we figured who better to send but a young writer whose own Indian Scout won the Garage Girls Contest last year and who has traversed the great open roads of America on Indian’s premier offering for […]

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 […]

2017 Harley Street Rod First Ride Review

The Street Rod Breaks New Ground When you walk up to a new Harley-Davidson you expect to see some classic cues from the marque’s long and storied history. When you turn the ignition on and start it up you’d probably anticipate hearing and feeling a loud rumbling engine. When you click into gear and let […]

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, […]