Steve Iacona’s Knockout Sportster Enraptures A Hero’s Spirit

This story appears in AIM issue #355, which hit subscribers today and goes on sale 10/10. We were blown away by the craftsmanship of builder Steve Iacona of Brooklyn, NY, and the story attached to this bike and its owner, Gerard Siani. The following was provided by Christopher Saucedo, brother to Gregory Saucedo, the firefighter who passed away […]

Game Over Cycles Builds “World’s First Tattooed Motorcycle and Sidecar”

Tattoo and motorcycle cultures are inextricably intertwined. Both provide an avenue for self-expression and are associated with rebellion. And while tattoo motifs are commonly found on motorcycles, Game Over Cycles (GOC) took it to another level with what they claim is the “World’s First Tattooed Motorcycle.” Game Over Cycles accomplished this by wrapping both a […]

S&S Cycle Supplies Its Best for the Legends Ride

The Power and The Glory Text by Stephen Long Photos courtesy of S&S Cycle The cast is no doubt familiar. It’s a collaboration of world-renowned actors joining together for a wholly unique project, two titans of the American motorcycle landscape managing to incorporate the many aspects of our community that we cherish under one umbrella […]

Rock, Rumble & Rebellion Chronicles: American Iron Cover Bike #352

Just got a peek at American Iron Magazine Issue 352 and lo-and-behold, guess what’s on the cover? The Rock, Rumble & Rebellion bagger! That particular magazine is our 2017 Sturgis issue and if you’re headed to the Black Hills anytime soon the custom 2017 Street Glide will be on display at Black Hills Harley-Davidson the […]

Bill Dodge ‘Blings’ Out an Indian Scout

By Greg Williams / Photos By Pam Proctor When Indian announced its 2016 custom-build program called Project Scout, Jason Foster of Mission City Indian in Boerne, Texas, got involved. Jason needed a little assistance, though, and for that he approached Bill Dodge of Blings Cycles. “He asked for my help,” Bill says from his Daytona […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Revived Hellcat: Revival Cycles The Revival 140

The masterful fabrication skills of the team at Revival Cycles is well known. The latest demonstration of their talent can be seen on a Confederate Hellcat they call The Revival 140. The story goes a friend brought in the banged up Hellcat and asked Revival to put their spin on it. The result is an […]

Big Wheels Keep on Turnin’ – “Best of Show” at Patriot Ride (Intro)

Paul Lovas Rides Away with “Best of Show” trophy at Donnie Smith/Patriot Ride Bike Show The big-wheeler wasn’t supposed to still be in his garage. As a rule of thumb, Paul Lovas builds them, then sells them. Not this time. “That particular bike was supposed to go for sale a long time ago, but I […]