Jeffrey Carver Takes 1st AFT Twins Win in Dominant Fashion at Lone Star Half-Mile

Shayna Texter keeps title hopes alive by holding off AFT Singles rival Kolby Carlile to take her fifth win of the season The wonderfully unique and unpredictable nature of American Flat Track racing was on full display on Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway. In a season utterly dominated by the juggernaut Indian Motorcycle works […]

#ThrowbackThursday The Sands of Time: Chopper Kulture’s 1965 Panhead

Text by Wayne Scraba / Photos by Mark Langello Building a showstopper in the UAE has its challenges. You think you have logistical problems getting parts for your build delivered on time? Forget it. You’re not even in the same leagues as Mario Kyprianides. You see, Mario is a Cypriot expat who now calls the […]

Game Over Cycles Builds “World’s First Tattooed Motorcycle and Sidecar”

Tattoo and motorcycle cultures are inextricably intertwined. Both provide an avenue for self-expression and are associated with rebellion. And while tattoo motifs are commonly found on motorcycles, Game Over Cycles (GOC) took it to another level with what they claim is the “World’s First Tattooed Motorcycle.” Game Over Cycles accomplished this by wrapping both a […]

Trippin’ on Harleys Out of Sin City to the Valley of Fire

For this motorcycle travel feature we dug into the archives and found this story by the one and only Joe K. in American Iron Magazine Issue #322.  The Speedmill Rat Bike graces that cover along with a Street Glide Special Review, sheet metal tech from Dave Perewitz, a cool spread on a Finnish chopper and […]

Ed Krawiec Wins All-Harley Street Rod NHRA Final at Carolina Nationals

Krawiec Takes Points Lead after Finals Face-Off with Teammate Hines Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines rider Ed Krawiec leads the NHRA Countdown to the Championship playoffs after winning the Pro Stock Motorcycle final at the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway. In an all-Harley final round, Krawiec defeated his Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines teammate […]

Indian Unveils Three Custom Scout Bobbers at 2017 Brooklyn Invitational

American Iron got the opportunity to check out these three custom Indian Scout Bobbers up-close-and-personal last weekend at the 2017 Brooklyn Invitational. It’s interesting to see how each builder took the platform in different directions. And while we liked all three builds, we singled one out for a full feature in American Iron Magazine, so […]

Bling’s Cycles Flooded by Hurricane Irma, Fundraisers Established

Custom builder Bill Dodge could use our help about now. His shop, Bling’s Cycles in Daytona Beach, Florida, was hit hard by Hurricane Irma, flooding Dodge’s shop and causing immeasurable damage. Bill and Buddy did their best to move equipment and bikes to high ground but they still suffered tremendous losses. Dodge is a friend […]

American Flat Track Mourns Loss of Barry Boone

The American Flat Track community is deeply saddened by the passing of Barry Boone, legendary race announcer, longtime motorcyclist and motorcycle racing enthusiast. A third-generation motorcyclist, Boone was born in Owensboro, Kentucky, a city with deep roots in racing. His passion for the sport was unmatched, and his long and successful career made him a […]

Jared Mees Wins Williams Grove Half-Mile & AFT Twins Championship

Kevin Stollings takes dominant win to score second AFT Singles win of the season Jared Mees (No. 9 Indian Motorcycle Rogers Racing Scout FTR750) put on another masterclass performance to take the win and clinch the American Flat Track AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines crown two races early at the Harley-Davidson Williams Grove […]

#ThrowbackThursday 2012 H-D FXDC Dyna Super Glide Custom Review

With Harley’s recent discontinuation of the Dyna, we thought we’d honor the venerable model on #ThrowbackThursday with this review of the 2012 FXDC Dyna Super Glide that originally ran in American Iron Magazine March 2012. – AIM Harley’s best kept secret – By Dain Gingerelli I’LL LET YOU IN ON A LITTLE SECRET: IT DOESN’T TAKE […]