A Harley Adventure Bike? Meet the Stealth 750

While most custom builders have chosen the café or street tracker route for Harley-Davidson’s Street 750, Richy Wilson opted for an alternate route. “Harley-Davidson corporate wanted us to build a 750 Street custom (for a dealership build-off) to be displayed at the Bangkok International Motor Show. So after looking at all the 750 Street customs […]

Riding Victory and Flipping ‘Cakes for Clack

I remember the day like it was yesterday. We sat around a scorching hot griddle, a band of hungry motojournalists huddled like boy scouts around a campfire making S’mores. We poured buckwheat batter onto the sizzling surface, sprinkled in bananas and blueberries, flipped pancakes on our plates and feasted like kings. We shared in the […]

Rat’s Hole Bike Show Results Bike Week 2016

For the past 44 years, the Rat’s Hole Custom Bike Show has established itself as the preeminent show at Daytona Beach. It is tradition, the brainchild of the colorful figure affectionately known as “Big Daddy Rat,” Karl Smith. Today Ted Smith, son of Karl, continues to carry the torch lit by his larger-than-life father, Ted […]

Knights at the Roundtable: Allstate’s Bike Week Moto Masters

We were a motley crew. A spunky South Dakotan girl in knee-high boots and flared vintage riding pants standing next to a tie-dye shirt and Chuck Taylor wearing long-haired Texan. There was the steely-eyed Northern Californian with movie star looks, thick arms and a hat sitting backwards on his head chatting with an ultra-hip SoCal […]

2016 Daytona Beach Bike Week Review

Motorcycle Rally Review:  It blew into town like a Category 5 storm, a whirlwind of bikers a half-million strong, the 75th anniversary of Daytona Beach Bike Week attracting “bigger crowds than they’ve had in years” according to merchants and local officials in a Daytona Beach News-Journal report. American Iron (AIM) editors rolled into town before […]

WIN THIS HARLEY! Dennis Kirk Sweepstakes Update III

The Dennis Kirk Sweepstakes is still underway, as we continue to modify this beauty of a Fat Boy throughout the rest of this year’s issues. We will continue to tease the modifications and installs we do to the bike on the site, and the full install stories are available for your viewing pleasures in our […]

Victory Motorcycles Set To Shatter Sound Barrier

The loudest Bagger in the industry returns in 2016 with a 200-watt 10-speaker audio system, 21” billet front wheel, custom stealth paint, LED lights and a new lower price. Minneapolis — February 12, 2016 — Victory Motorcycles® announces the return of the Magnum® X-1 – the loudest Victory Bagger ever built, designed for serious music and […]

WIN THIS HARLEY! Dennis Kirk Sweepstakes Update II

Back in January, we published the first in a series of post to keep you updated with the Dennis Kirk/American Iron Garage Fat Boy sweepstakes. We revealed a few pictures, spoke briefly about the bike, and gave you instructions on how you could be entered for a chance to win. To see the comprehensive install […]

WIN THIS HARLEY! Dennis Kirk Sweepstakes Update

  American Iron Garage and Dennis Kirk have teamed up to give away this Fat Boy. There’s a reason all of these pawn shop, storage container, and barn picker shows are flooding the television airwaves. People love other people’s stuff. Antiques Roadshow has been doing this schtick for years. We are not free of such covetousness, […]

Victory Motorcycles New Production Engine Based On Project 156

Milan Italy and Long Beach CA November 18, 2015: Victory Motorcycles today revealed the production version of the engine that powered Project 156 up Pikes Peak this summer, and will power an upcoming 1200cc class motorcycle. The engine was designed to deliver the strongest power and performance in its class, and was shown off in […]