American Motorcycle and Harley-Davidson Reviews

2016 Indian Chieftain Dark Horse First Impressions

Perched beneath the big guns on the deck of the mighty battleship USS Iowa, Indian Motorcycle was flexing a little muscle of its own, the 2016 Indian Chieftain Dark Horse. The blacked-out treatment suits the big bagger well, injects it with a little more “rock & roll.” If Indian’s seeking to broaden their customer base […]

Paul Yaffe’s Bagger Nation Expands Harley Road Glide Offerings

Bagger Nation Makes Customizing Your H-D Road Glide a Snap–Literally, in Some Cases! Paul Yaffe’s Bagger Nation has announced new additions to its 2015-17 model Harley-Davidson Road Glide custom parts line and put new twists on some tried-and-true favorites. “We’re looking to make it easy for riders to customize their bike,” says Paul Yaffe. “We […]

Victory Returns to Isle of Man TT with new Victory RR Electric Motorcycle

William Dunlop confirmed as the rider All-new electric race bike called the Victory RR Race bike is a test bed for Victory’s future powertrains Victory Motorcycles is returning with the Victory Racing team to compete in the Isle of Man TT Zero race with an all-new electric race bike called the Victory RR. The Victory […]

2016 Quail Motorcycle Gathering Photo Essay

It was an excess of riches, a treasure trove of motorcycles and enthusiasts all gathered on the immaculate green grounds of the Quail Golf Course. The excess included almost 100 more bikes than last year, more tickets sold at the gate, and more stories shared. The 2016 Quail Motorcycle Gathering rewarded attendees with a wonderful […]

Hollis Powersports 1st to Customize Indian Chieftain Dark Horse “The Redeemer”

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, is proud to present the “The Redeemer” built by Hollister Powersports of Hollister, Calif., utilizing the new Indian Chieftain Dark Horse motorcycle, a bike that is an ideal base for a custom. A bagger with an undeniable presence, the 2016 Indian Chieftain Dark Horse offers a ton of matte […]

Victory Launches “The Road Home Challenge” for Veterans

Victory Motorcycles invites everyone to take “The Road Home Challenge” and make a contribution to Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), an organization committed to providing support and resources to the newest generation of U.S. military veterans. The goal of The Road Home Challenge is to raise $100,000 for IAVA by the end of […]

Blacked-Out & Bad to the Bone – Indian Chieftain Dark Horse First Look

Indian Motorcycle Company has been shaking up the status quo of the American cruiser motorcycle segment since it landed in the hands of Polaris, Inc. Tapping into the brand’s heritage and injecting it with modern performance and technology, the company’s combination of solidly built bikes and aggressive marketing strategies has steadily cut into Harley-Davidson’s market share. […]

Tim Scates Handbuilt Showcase – “Amy’s Twisted Bobber”

With intricate engraving on the split rocker boxes, a touch of gold inlay on the tank, and a perfectly twisted downtube on its frame, it’s easy to see why Tim Scates 2006 bobber has been killing it on the custom bike show scene. The list of awards the bike has won is long. “Best of […]

Grizzly Keeps Grinding on Record-Breaking Run Aboard Cross Country Tour

Swiss endurance rider Urs “Grizzly” Pedraita is 25 riding days and 16,932 miles into his quest to set a new world record by circumnavigating six continents in less than 100 riding days aboard his Victory Motorcycles Cross Country Tour. Grizzly rode away from Daytona International Speedway on March 11 flanked by hundreds of owners of […]

2016 H-D FLD Dyna Switchback Review

NEW BIKE REVIEW • by Dain Gingerelli  Some motorcycles are best defined with a single word. The 2016 FLD Dyna Switchback is one of those bikes, and the best description for it is “versatile.” In fact, versatility is what led to the name Switchback, because owners can, by removing the quick-detach windshield and saddlebags, switch […]