Rick Fairless Custom Parts Builds “Ethel” the Evil Octane

Rick Fairless is one of biking’s colorful characters and has been an advocate of Victory for sometime, even manufacturing and selling custom parts that can be fitted to all models. He owns Strokers Dallas motorcycle shop, is a Victory Dealer and has been building custom motorcycles for the past two decades. “I also own a […]

2016 Victory Hammer 8-Ball Review

A drag bike for the street It’s ok. You can admit it. You sometimes catch yourself riding your motorcycle from stoplight to stoplight pretending to be an NHRA pro drag racer. Clutching as fast as you can and banging up through the gears is always fun, but what’s even more fun is doing it on […]

Victory Launches “Operation Octane” Custom Build Contest to Dealers

Victory has launched a custom build competition for its dealers to enter called Operation Octane. Teams have until the 16th of August to register their interest in taking part and must submit their final build photos by the 24th of October. A two-week period of online voting will then open from the 14th November to […]

2017 Victory Motorcycles Unveiled – First Look

Increased power, more standard amenities and amplified style prove performance is in our DNA Victory Motorcycles has always focused on performance. The design brief for the very first Victory motorcycle was simple: build a motorcycle that’s more powerful and handles better than any other American cruiser. Eighteen years later, Victory remains dedicated to the pursuit […]

2017 Victory Octane First Ride Review

NEW BIKE REVIEW • by Steve Lita OK. So let me get this straight. You want me to pin the throttle and dump the clutch, right?” Those were my words to the stunt riding duo of Joe Vertical and Tony Carbajal at the Victory Octane press launch. Joe and Tony were our guest hooligan event […]

Victory Racing’s Pikes Peak Video Provides Unique 360-Degree View

Camera system allows the viewer to alter their point of view while watching the Victory Empulse RR and Project 156 race to the clouds Victory Motorcycles Victory Racing team used various tactics in preparing to earn their places on the podium at the 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) with the electric Empulse RR […]

Hail to the Victors: Victory Racing Doubles Up at Pikes Peak

Victory riders Don Canet & Jeremy Toye accelerated away from the competition to win their respective classes in the 100th anniversary of the Race to the Clouds Showcasing its Modern American Muscle powered both by gas and electric motors, Victory Racing’s electric Empulse RR ridden by Cycle World’s Road Test Editor Don Canet and gas-powered […]

Back-to-back Podiums for Victory Racing at 2016 SES TT Zero Isle of Man Races

• William Dunlop rode a 115.844 mph lap • Fastest top speed in class just under 160 mph • “The Victory RR bike is a massive step forward,” says Dunlop Victory Racing has surged to a podium finish at the SES TT Zero after William Dunlop rode a 115.844 mph lap to take second place. […]

Victory Endurance Rider Grizzly Closes in on World Record Run

After traveling 29,888 miles over 46 days and 15 hours, Swiss endurance rider Urs “Grizzly” Pedraita is well on his way to achieving 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 recently departed North Cape (Nordkapp) Norway […]

Victory RR Posts 115 mph Lap in 2nd Practice at Isle of Man TT

Victory Racing has charged forward in second practice for the SES TT Zero race with William Dunlop riding a 115.431 mph lap. He was 2.6-mph faster than in first practice and just just 3.3-mph behind John McGuinness who posted the fastest lap time of 19:04.307 (a 118.7 mph lap) compared to William’s 19:36.707. It was […]