Unsung Easy Rider Cliff Vaughs Passes Away

Cliff Vaughs, one of the men who helped design and build one of the most iconic motorcycles ever, passed away this weekend. While mystery and controversy have always surrounded the “Captain America” and “Billy’s Bike” used in the movie Easy Rider, the originals were built by Vaughs and Ben Hardy, a chopper-builder in Los Angeles, […]

Brandon Robinson Breaks Drought, Wins 2016 Lima Half-Mile

In front of a full house on Saturday night at the Allen County Fairgrounds in Lima, Ohio, Brandon Robinson piloted the No. 44 Kennedy Racing Harley-Davidson XR750 to his first win since 2013 in the Harley-Davidson GNC1 presented by Vance & Hines class. The Lima Half-Mile, a longstanding staple on the AMA Pro Flat Track […]

Thrills and Spills – Dirt Quake USA 2016 Review

Portland’s P-funkiness jumped the Columbia River and invaded its neighbor to the north as Castle Rock, Washington, was overrun by riders with big bushy ‘fros and polyester shirts unbuttoned to navels, the motley crew doing their quarter-mile disco dance on mini-choppers and tracked-out Sportsters. “Danger” Ehren in his electric-blue do didn’t disappoint as he barreled […]

2016 Sturgis Buffalo Chip Completes Lineup for its 35th Bash

Sturgis Buffalo Chip fans are bracing for impact as the onslaught of rock which will round out the 2016 lineup is announced and an intriguing 35th anniversary poster is unveiled. The speculation is over as the 2016 Sturgis Buffalo Chip complete lineup announcement erases all doubt that it will be anything but another spectacular year […]

Mark Wahlberg Supports Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis by Indian Motorcycle

Epic ride from L.A. to South Dakota on Indian bikes uses ‘Motorcycle Therapy’ to aid wounded and amputee veterans Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company and proud sponsor for the second straight year of the Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis, released further details about the 1,776-mile, multi-state tour that uses Indian motorcycles as therapy for […]

Ben Bostrom Named Grand Marshal for 2016 Sturgis Mayor’s Ride

Ben Bostrom, renowned U.S. motorcycle racer, has been named the Grand Marshal for the 14th Annual Sturgis Mayor’s Ride on August 8, 2016, during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Bostrom started his career out strong by winning the AMA National 600 Dirt Track Championship in 1993 and quickly turned to road racing in 1995. Bostrom has […]

RSD Super Hooligan Races Taking Center Stage at the Lost Highway Show

This year’s Lost Highway Motorcycle Show & Concert will feature the newly added RSD Super Hooligan Race as well as a bike show. It’s a motorcycle fans dream weekend featuring live music from Brantley Gilbert, Social Distortion, Justin Moore, Eagles of Death Metal, Foghat, Chevy Metal, Face To Face, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Tony Joe […]

New GLS Ultimate Air Cleaner Touts Big Power Gains

Available for Harley-Davidson Touring Models 1999-Present Designed by top-notch machinist and Harley enthusiast Gary Glass, owner of GLS Machining and Design, the GLS Ultimate Air Cleaner is a top-flight aftermarket Intake breather that has been dyno tested. These breathers are Precision CNC-machined from 6061 billet aluminum and provide an incredible amount of airflow, which equals […]

TECH: Rekluse EXP Auto-Clutch Install (Intro)

Captions by Chris Maida / Photos by Chelsea Maida Breeze through traffic without pulling the clutch lever I got to spend some riding time with aim ad sales representative Ken McCurdy at the 75th Sturgis rally this past summer. If you were there, or even read about it, you have an idea of the crowding […]

Forget Game of Thrones, Progressive’s Chrome Thrones Built for Bikers

For bikers who think they’re kings of their castles, have we got the throne for you. These Chrome Thrones are the creation of Buffalo Art Co. and custom motorcycle builder Chase Stopnik of the Cycle Zombies. They were built for Progressive Insurance as props for an upcoming Progressive motorcycle marketing campaign. Three of them were […]