2017 American Iron Motorcycle Buyer’s Guide: Performance Cruisers

Since OEM’s have been busy unveiling the latest crop of 2017 motorcycles, we’ve put together a series of “Buyer’s Guides” to bring you up to date on the latest and greatest offerings from American manufacturers. With the performance bar being raised higher and higher, it’s an exciting time in the industry. Victory unveiled its 2017 […]

Official 2017 Daytona Bike Week Build: Harley-Davidson Genuine Accessories

While Christmas may be over, it’s going to feel a lot like Christmas come March for whoever wins the 2017 Official Daytona Bike Week Motorcycle. American Iron has been overseeing the project as the team at Street Stuff Cycle has been busy transforming a stock 2010 Harley Ultra into a sweet one-off, top-shelf tourer. The […]

A Christmas Tale – Saving the Southern Oregon Toy Run

The announcement sent proverbial shock waves through the Southern Oregon motorcycle community. For 35 years, riders from around the Rogue Valley had gathered on the first Saturday of December for the annual toy run, motorcycles loaded with gifts for kids in need. The event had become tradition, a medium by which bikers could give back […]

H-D Oil Temp Gauge Install (Intro)

By Chris Maida Swap out that air temperature gauge for a much more useful oil temperature gauge! If you own a twin cam touring model with a fairing, you have the not-so-useful air temperature gauge that comes standard with the gauge package. But do you really need a gauge to tell you it’s 100 freakin’ […]

Tarrera: Old World Metal Master in a Modern Age

At one point Tay Herrera (aka Tarrera) wanted to be a tattoo artist. Luckily, an introduction to one of his dad’s friends steered him in a different direction. “Long story short, I went and saw Angelo Bee with a hammer and chisel inlaying gold shot on a Purdy shotgun.” Bee’s work blew his mind. “What the […]

2016 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Bike Show New York Results

(Courtesy of  Jeff Najar/Biker Pros) Nick Beaulieu takes NYC by Storm and Wins FreeStyle & MOD Retro Last year Nick Beaulieu of Forever Two Wheels took 2nd in New York and 2nd in the Ultimate Builder National Championship in Chicago. This year he threw down the gauntlet and took 1st in FreeStyle and in MOD […]

Official 2017 Daytona Bike Week Build: Paul Yaffe’s Bagger Nation

If you haven’t heard by now, American Iron is once again getting the pleasure of putting together the puzzle that will be the 2017 Official Daytona Bike Week Motorcycle. This bike is being raffled off as a fund raiser conducted by the Daytona Beach Community Foundation “with proceeds going back into the management and betterment […]

2017 Harley Fat Bob First Ride Video Review

It sure looks the part. Thick black chunks of Dunlop rubber front and back, sharp-looking black machined aluminum slotted disc wheels, drag bars, burly Tommy Gun exhaust and a High Output Twin Cam 103 engine. Yup, the 2017 Harley Fat Bob looks the part. But does its get-up-and-go match its hot rod disposition? During our […]

Official 2017 Daytona Bike Week Build: Cobra Exhaust & Tuner

To say American Iron is jazzed about building the 2017 Official Bike Week Motorcycle is an understatement. It’s a great honor to ally with the Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce once again to create a cool custom motorcycle that will be awarded to one lucky winner at Bike Week 2017. Our buddies at Street Stuff […]

Remembering Pearl Harbor and All That Followed

With today marking the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, we would be remiss not to acknowledge the catalyst for America’s entry into World War II and to not remember both the loss of life on December 7, 1941 and the following sacrifices over the subsequent four years. Many of us have a […]