2017 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Bike Show Crowns “King of the Builders”

(Photos & Text Courtesy of Jeff Najar/Biker Pros) Nick Beaulieu is J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder’s The King of the Builders The national competition concluded in Chicago last weekend with Nick Beaulieu of Forever Two Wheels crowned “King of the Builders” in front of his peers at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, […]

2017 The ONE Moto Show Photo Review

The saying goes, if these walls could talk. The 100 year old foundry walls of a weathered worn factory in an industrial district of Portland would say how it came alive last weekend, the din of a 1000 conversations bouncing of its walls and its floors filled with a dizzying montage of motorcycles and memorabilia. […]

The 1 Pro Stampedes Into Salem for 1st Round of RSD Super Hooligan Championship

If The 1 Pro flat track races are any indicator of how competitive and entertaining the 2017 RSD Super Hooligan National Championship Series is going to be, be prepared for one ferocious tour de force. The snarl of angry exhaust echoed from the bowels of Salem Speedway Sunday, from the race-tuned 450s of the pro […]

2017 Harley-Davidson Road King Special Unveiled

Swapping chrome for black and powered by the muscular Milwaukee-Eight 107 engine, the new 2017 Road King Special motorcycle pushes Harley-Davidson’s touring line in a dramatic new styling direction, expressing a contemporary perspective on the classic Road King model. “The Road King Special pounds down the boulevard like a gleaming locomotive rolling through a train […]

Revived Hellcat: Revival Cycles The Revival 140

The masterful fabrication skills of the team at Revival Cycles is well known. The latest demonstration of their talent can be seen on a Confederate Hellcat they call The Revival 140. The story goes a friend brought in the banged up Hellcat and asked Revival to put their spin on it. The result is an […]

Glen Abbott’s American Iron Article “Ghosts of the Open Road” Travel Journalism Award Finalist

American Iron Magazine is super excited to announce a story we ran in Issue #334, “Ghosts of the Open Road: Riding the Lonely Highways of Nevada and Death Valley” was a finalist in the North American Travel Journalists Association 2016 Travel Journalism Awards. A big round of applause for the person who penned the wonderful […]

2017 American Iron Buyer’s Guide: Tourers & Baggers

In the echelons of motorcycling, tourers sit atop the food chain. These bikes are built for the long haul, doing so in style and comfort. Modern touring motorcycles are loaded with the latest techno gadgetry, sophisticated navigation systems and keyless ignitions, windscreens that adjust at the push of a button and tire pressures displayed on […]

1912 Henderson Four Sells for $490K in Mecum’s Vegas Motorcycle Auction

An unrestored, first-year Henderson Four with original paint and tires sold for $490,000 at the 26th annual Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction. The motorcycle is “believed to be the only original/unrestored 1912 Henderson known in America.” The Henderson was the highest selling motorcycle at Mecum’s Vegas auction that saw sales total reach $13.7 million. Hendersons […]

New Screamin’ Eagle Stage IV Kit for Milwaukee-Eight Doubles HP

Boost Horsepower by Up To 52 Percent Over Stock and Gain Stump-Pulling Torque Tune a Harley-Davidson Milwaukee-Eight engine to the max with a potent new street-legal Screamin’ Eagle Milwaukee-Eight Stage IV Kit available now from Harley-Davidson Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories. Delivering a boost in both displacement and air flow through the engine, these complete […]

2017 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Bike Show Cleveland Results

(Courtesy of Jeff Najar/Biker Pros) Cleveland is always a delight with the amount of diversity and innovation that we see. And this year, it was huge with a lot of energy and innovation in the Retro MOD class. Young guns spent more time and effort than money to deliver outstanding builds. Another young builder that […]