Motorcycle News

Yee-Haw! Harley Moonshine

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Harley-Davidson is now churnin’ some corn mash into its iron. The Motor Company has named Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine its official moonshine brand. This multiyear partnership has led to a hard-smoked blend that’s been named Harley-Davidson Road House Customs Charred Moonshine, which debuted during the Milwaukee Bike Rally. The Road House mountain dew will be […]

Looking For Classic Motorcycle Cut-Downs, Bobbers & Choppers

A late 1920s Harley JDH Cut-Down custom motorcycle

The National Motorcycle Museum is looking for original or restored 1920s-1970s custom motorcycles and related memorabilia; do you know where machines built ‘in the day’ can be found?

Black Hills Billet Open for Business

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Formerly known as Badlands Motorcycle Products, Black Hills Billet is now open for business, shipping products from its recently reorganized facility in Sparks, Nevada. Black Hills Billet will continue to specialize in the design and production of custom billet accessories and lighting for Harley, Indians, Victory, and other brands. In addition to opening its doors, […]

Paul Teutul, Sr. brings a classic theme bike back to Orange County Choppers

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With great power comes great responsibility, and it looks like Wyclef Jean (you know, the “Singin’ dollar, dollar bill ya’ll” song) has relinquished that power when Paul Sr. made him an offer he couldn’t refuse. Enough movie puns for ya? Seems fitting when the subjects a super hero themed motorcycle built by Orange County Choppers. […]

Harley-Davidson, 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 […]