Motorcycle News

H-D, UFC Hometown Throwdown III

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Harley-Davidson has teamed up with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for a contest that’s running through December 31. Designated the Harley-Davidson Hometown Throwdown III, the winner will not only play honorary host to both Harley-Davidson and UFC in his hometown but will be the grand marshal of a motorcycle parade through his stomping ground. This ride will […]

Early Notice – Motorcycle Charity Ride & Show June 20 2015

Yes, we know it is a long way off, but it appears American Iron Magazine (along with our other magazines – Motorcycle Bagger and Motorcycle Rides & Culture) will be actively involved in a wonderful motorcycle ride and bike show June 20, 2015 in the greater Minneapolis, MN area. Details for The Patriot Ride are […]

Garage-Girls Ultimate Makeover Contest Winner

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Congrats to Chris Gibbany for winning the Garage-Girls’ 2014 Ultimate Biker Makeover contest! Chris competed for the grand prize along with 84 other contestants by writing a 600-word essay describing why she needs a Garage-Girls Ultimate Biker Makeover. In Chris’ winning entry, she emphasized the various ways she has been “hunkering down” in life, a […]

HOAX: Orange County Chopper Paul Teutul Sr In Serious Motorcycle Accident

There is a serious hoax floating around the Internet that goes something like this: Paul Teutul Sr., most known for his leading role on Discovery Channel’s American Chopper, was seriously injured after a crash involving two other vehicles on New York State Thruway (I-287) near Spring Valley, New York Tuesday morning. Reportedly, Teutul, co-founder of […]

Harley Photo Caption Contest From American Iron Magazine

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Here is an unusual photo we found on the internet. Please post your cleverest photo caption and we will dig around at the American Iron Magazine offices and see if we can find a prize for what we think is the best caption.   Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook […]

Harley-Davidson Financial News – Sales and Profits Drop

Harley-Davidson’s third-quarter profit fell nearly 8 percent on a planned reduction of motorcycle shipments for the quarter. But its earnings topped Wall Street expectations, and its shares climbed more than 6 percent in this afternoon’s trading. The Motor Company said today that its net income was $150.1 million, or 69 cents per share, from July […]

S&S V-Twin Engine Rebuild Program

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Harley-Davidson recently announced that it will no longer be offering its factory remanufacturing program for 1984 and later Big Twins. Those who want their Big Twin powerplant serviced can turn to S&S Cycle by participating in its rebuild program. After sending in your engine to S&S, customers will get the same powertrain back and can […]

WIN BIG! American Iron Magazine’s 25th Anniversary Sweepstakes

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As part of our ongoing 25th anniversary celebration, three lucky new or current subscribers will be chosen at random every issue this year to receive a $1,000 Dennis Kirk gift card, Fix My Hog DVD bundle, or $100 GreaseRag.com gift card. At the end of the year we will announce our GRAND PRIZE winner — the […]

Captain America Panhead Chopper Sold at Auction For Over $1.6 Million. Real of Fake?

There are serious questions about if it is real or a reproduction. But what might or might not be the last remaining ‘Captain America’ chopper from the 1969 movie “Easy Rider” sold at auction Saturday night for $1.35 million. According to the LA Times, with auction fees, the final cost was more than $1.6 million. […]

American Iron Magazine’s Buzz Kanter On Those Diner & Motorcycle Guys Internet Radio

Buzz Kanter, Editor-In-Chief and Publisher of American Iron Magazine magazine, talks with Garrison about his involvement in the recent Motorcycle Cannonball event and riding almost almost 4,000 miles on pre-1937 motorcycles.