Youth classes added to motocross and hare scrambles competition Motorcycle fans and racers will have the opportunity to experience three days of action-packed motorcycle competition during the 2017 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days on July 7-9 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Vintage and post-vintage competition will be held in hare scrambles, motocross, trials, […]
From bike shows to vintage boardtrack and flat track races to burnout contests, it was a wild, fun-filled week in Daytona Beach. We finally got a chance to cobble together some of the highlights from the 2017 Bike Week rally for you to enjoy. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook […]
Chemical Candy Customs’ Scott Hoepker credits Pete LaBarbera for his appreciation of old iron. “Pete had a couple of old Shovelheads and Panheads back then and he would always throw some wild ass parties for his biker buds,” explains Hoepker. When Hoepker was a teenager, he worked for LaBarbera’s masonry company bricking houses. One year […]
It came in like a lamb and went out like a lion. While Daytona Beach Bike Week 2017 started off a little slow thanks to a couple rainy days followed by a few abnormally cold days, it finished with a flurry by the final weekend. Did you catch the Sons of Speed races? Billy Lane […]
Most journalists hang around the pits or track looking for a good story, I wanted to experience racing Sons of Speed for myself.
“Damn, dude, I thought I saw a doppleganger.” The randomness of this comment directed at me fit the randomness of Willie’s Tropical Tattoo Chopper Show. Because there’s no rhyme or reason, no sense of order or conformity at Willie’s, it’s just a good old fashioned bro-fest. Come chill out, wedge your bike in the parking […]
Though the Perewitz Paint Shows are relatively new on the scene, it’s taking little time for Dave and Jody’s gathering to gain steam. This year’s Daytona Bike Week show filled the perimeter of the vast Russ Brown Pavilion at Destination Daytona, Jody P. stating there were officially 55 bikes entered in the show, though many […]
It’s perfect timing for the unveiling of the new Harley versus Indian exhibit at the Petersen Automotive Museum. In two weeks, the two storied marques will be squaring off once again at the Daytona TT, resurrecting an over 100-year-old rivalry. Petersen’s provides an intimate look at that rivalry with its pairings of period pieces, from […]
American Iron Magazine is proud to be associated with this first running of the Sons of Speed event.
Thor Drake and the See See Motorcycles team sure know how to throw a party! It’s been a couple weeks since The ONE Moto Show but we can’t stop thinking about all the fun we had. So we put together this little video so we can do more than relive it in our heads. Keep […]