Motorcycle News

Harley Magazine News, What Is Most Important To You?

We at American Iron Magazine want to know what is the most important current Harley news to you and your riding friends? Electric Harley concept motorcycle? Liquid cooled Harley Big Twins? Project Rushmore? Recent push by the feds for a national helmet law? Aggressive EPA actions against motorcycle modifications? What? Please reply to this post […]

One Complaint Forces Lane-Splitting Issues For California Motorcycle Riders

A single complaint from a Sacramento man has forced the California Highway Patrol and other state government agencies to remove information from their websites that was intended to help motorcyclists safely execute the allowed lane-splitting maneuver. Kenneth Mandler, a longtime state employee who now conducts training sessions on how to get a state job, petitioned […]

Motorcycle Tuner Byron Hines Elected To Motorcycle Hall of Fame

Byron Hines, one of the most successful engine builders in motorcycle racing, has been elected to the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame. “One mark of exceptional talent is the ability to forge success regardless of your circumstances,” said Ken Ford, a member of the Hall of Fame executive committee and treasurer of the AMA board […]

Indian Motorcycle Sturgis Events & Revels Two-Tone Paint For 2015s

Revealing the first of the 2015 lineup during the Vintage Motorcycle Days event presented by Indian Motorcycle, Indian Motorcycle®announced that two-tone paint schemes, starting at $19,799, will be offered for the upcoming model year Indian Chief line of motorcycles. The much anticipated, awe-inspiring and iconic vintage paint palettes were revealed over the weekend for fans of […]

Secret New Polaris Vehicle – Slingshot: Motorcycle Or Trike?

First Harley pulls the wraps off the “concept” LiveWire electric motorcycle. And now Polaris – manufacturer of Victory and Indian motorcycles, not to be outdone, is teasing us with these short video clips about the Slingshot – whatever that is – and hints of more video to come. Below is an image of what Polaris […]

Harley News Recall of 2013 and 2014 Motorcycles Over Brake Issues

The Milwaukee-based company says the recall affects 2014 Touring and CVO Touring motorcycles that were built between July 1, 2013 and May 7, 2014, the company said Wednesday.

Harley Trike News – Spy Photo of 2015 Model?

Spy photo of new Harley-Davidson trike?

It seems, in addition to the Rushmore and Street 500 & 750 motorcycles of 2014, Harley-Davidson might be releasing a newly redesigned Street Glide AND a new stripped down trike model in 2015. This spy photo of what appears to be a new stripped down Harley-Davidson trike has recently surfaced leading to speculation of a […]

Classic 1936 Harley VLH Motorcycle Cannonball Bike

How much do you know about a 1936 Harley flathead motorcycle? A short walk around with Buzz Kanter of American Iron Magazine for his 1936 Harley VLH motorcycle during a brief stop while breaking in the recently rebuilt engine. Less than 2 months before the start of the 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball ride – 4,200 miles […]

Harley News Spy Photos of 2015 RoadGlide

Spy photos of possible 2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide

After being dropped from Harley’s 2014 line up here is what we, at American Iron Magazine, believe is a spy photo of the soon-to-be-released 2015 Harley-Davidson Road-Glide with the all new fairing/windshield treatment. Not the new treatment of the fairing and windshield, similar to the Rushmore style 2014 Street Glde. More details to follow when […]

Happy Birthday America – From American Iron Magazine

As summer gets in to full swing, Americans will be observing Independence Day tomorrow on July 4th.  It is a great opportunity to connect with our families and friends in backyards, around pools and at the beach, to watch fireworks and enjoy BBQs. This day commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence which set the stage for […]