Harley Recalling 8,060 FXDL Low Riders from Mid 2014-2016

Harley-Davidson is issuing recalls for 8,060 FXDL Low Riders produced between January 6, 2014 and April 7, 2016, because of potentially damaged ignition switches. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration claim, engine vibrations could possibly damage internal electronics of the ignition switch. Power to the engine could be cut while the bike is […]

Laconia Roadhouse Revs up for Laconia Motorcycle Week 2016

93rd Anniversary of Laconia Motorcycle Week Entertainment Slate Chock Full Laconia Roadhouse has finalized the entertainment lineup for the 93rd Anniversary of Laconia Motorcycle Week, taking place June 11-19, 2016. As in years past, there will be no shortage of entertainment all day every day for the duration of the rally at the Laconia Roadhouse. […]

Sturgis Buffalo Chip Moto Stampede: Five Finger Death Punch, RSD SuperHooligans & More

RSD Super Hooligan flat track races presented by Indian Motorcycle, Buffalo Chip Street Drags, and Five Finger Death Punch Concert Included in Thrilling Series of Off-the-Hook Events. For the first time ever the power and heart-thumping action of no-holds-barred racing will be paired with the meaty, heavy metal groove of one of the world’s top […]

Laconia Rally Ups Music Lineup, Steven Tyler to Headline LaconiaFest

When the producers of LaconiaFest set out to create the most iconic music experience of all time in New Hampshire, they had one name on the list – Steven Tyler. LaconiaFest announced that legendary music icon Steven Tyler is set to perform on the main stage of the motorcycle music festival on June 15, 2016. […]

“Skin & Bones: Tattoo Inspired Motorcycles & Art” Theme of Lichter’s 2016 Exhibit at The Chip

New Sturgis Buffalo Chip exhibit curated by Michael Lichter to be entitled Skin and Bones Custom motorcycle craftsmen and tattoo artists study, research and work countless hours over many years, honing the skills required to become experts at their craft. The Sturgis Buffalo Chip offers an exclusive look at some of the worlds’ most celebrated […]

Redemption! Jared Mees Strikes Gold at Harley Flat Track X Games Austin 2016

Jared Mees claimed redemption in Thursday night’s Harley-Davidson Flat-Track Racing main event during the opening night for ESPN’s Summer X Games at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas. Mees (No. 9 Las Vegas Harley-Davidson XR750) won by a margin of 0.369 of a second over Kenny Coolbeth, Jr. (No. 2 Zanotti Harley-Davidson XR750) with […]

Country Star Frankie Ballard Talks Motorcycles & Allstate’s Guardians of the Ride

“I’ve been a rider for a long time and I’ve noticed it’s more dangerous now it seems to be on a motorcycle than it was when I first got started.” These words country music star Frankie Ballard spoke struck me. He’s right. Drivers are more distracted now than ever and motorcyclists are more susceptible as […]

Innovators Bert Baker & Jerry Covington Lead 2016 Sturgis Hall Inductees

A couple of inveterate tinkerers and V-Twin innovators lead the pack headed into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame Class of 2016. Both Bert Baker and Jerry Covington have made an indelible stamp on the industry and have “the right stuff” to meet the Museum’s criteria for inclusion in a select group of individuals […]

Giving Back: Thunder Struck Builds Custom Trike for Combat Hero SSgt. Meadows

“How do you feel about giving veterans their freedom back?” When Mark Daley of Thunder Struck Custom Bikes was asked this by a customer, he wasn’t sure what to think of the ambiguous question. Turns out the question came from John ‘Hardcharger’ Barker, a vet and Combat Hero Bike Build Chairman. A division of the […]

Oil Change & Museum Tour: Pit Stop at Arlen Ness Motorcycles

Five-hundred miles had come and gone on the new engine. Still 500 to go before home. But if you’ve gotta make a pit stop for a service job, Arlen Ness Motorcycles isn’t a bad place to have to stop. Backside of the building I roll up to the second-story garage on the Indian Chieftain Dark […]