Official 2017 Bike Week Build: Arlen Ness Bagger Apes, Hill Country Custom Cycles Wires

Come March 18, somebody is going to be shouting from the rooftops! Why’s that, you say? Because that’s the day someone will have won the keys to the 2017 Official Daytona Bike Week Motorcycle, that’s why. March 18 is the day when the winning name will be drawn at Riverfront Park in Daytona Beach for […]

Mark Potter’s Man Cave

This edition of My Garage appeared in the Summer 2016 issue of American Iron Garage. Back issues of  American Iron Magazine and American Iron Garage are available at Greaserag.com. Kick back and relax, and please try not to drag your jaw on the floor. Welcome to Mark Potter’s home garage, something more of a gearhead […]

2017 Harley-Davidson Breakout First Ride Review Video

The 2017 Breakout delivers a tried-and-true Harley-Davidson riding experience. Low-slung in a stretched frame, riders straddle a wide tank and reach for the wide drag bars in a punched out riding position. Drop the clutch and there’s an explosion of power, the electronic throttle control dialed and quick to respond. Between the 21” tall front […]

Big Wheels Keep on Turnin’ – “Best of Show” at Patriot Ride (Intro)

Paul Lovas Rides Away with “Best of Show” trophy at Donnie Smith/Patriot Ride Bike Show The big-wheeler wasn’t supposed to still be in his garage. As a rule of thumb, Paul Lovas builds them, then sells them. Not this time. “That particular bike was supposed to go for sale a long time ago, but I […]

Official 2017 Daytona Bike Week Build Audio: ASA Electronics, Hogtunes, Kuryakyn

Arlen Ness. Paul Yaffe’s Biker Nation. KlockWerks. Cobra. Harley-Davidson. If this isn’t an impressive list of contributors for the 2017 Official Bike Week Motorcycle, we don’t know what is. This is evolving into no ordinary 2010 Harley-Davidson Ultra. The team at Street Stuff Cycle in Norwich, CT, have been doing an incredible job of turning […]

2017 American Iron Motorcycle Buyer’s Guide: Cruisers

There’s nothing like having an American V-Twin thundering beneath you, from the bolts of torque it unleashes from the first crack of the throttle to the raw vibrations in the bars and saddle. It’s a sensation that’s often imitated but never duplicated. This style of cruiser motorcycle is at the crux of the Harley, Indian […]

Kyle Shorey Doubles up at 2017 J&P Ultimate Builder Bike Show Dallas

(Courtesy of Jeff Najar/Biker Pros) Enthusiasts packed the Dallas edition of the J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show and were treated to an excellent variety of custom sleds. The Ultimate Builder is known for diversity and in Dallas it was on display. And even though the Cowboys were playing at the same time as […]

Orange County Choppers Pitches New Crowdsourced Online Show

In the not so distant past Orange County Choppers was a household name. The TV show, featuring the Teutul family and their bike building shop, spawned legions of devoted fans who faithfully tuned in each week to watch American Chopper. The show was compelling as much for the mercurial relationship between Paul Teutul, Sr. and […]

5 Questions with UNKNOWN Industries Holden Pruitt aka holden.vs.theworld

They make a living on one wheel, achieving the inconceivable on Dynas and baggers. They thrive at a point common riders fear, calm and controlled at the precipice where others loop over. Popping wheelies perpendicular to the ground is second nature. The cats at UNKNOWN Industries have made a name for themselves by eschewing the […]

Bargains, Bros & Brews at Biltwell’s Parking Lot Sale 2017

They swarmed over tables in the warehouse like ants invading a picnic, grabbing for Gringos and Gordos and Kung Fu Grips. Others lined Winchester Street to watch the likes of “localboyclay” and “holden.vs.theworld” leave black streaks of spent rubber on the road or do ride-by’s while hangin’ loose with one wheel pointed to the sky. […]