Motorcycle News

2017 Super Hooligan Championship Schedule Released, Winner Gets Indian FTR750

A few days ago we announced that Roland Sands Design is launching a 10 Round 2017 Super Hooligan National Championship that will bring the “thrills and spills of Street Bike Flat Track Racing” to America. Today, RSD released the full 10 round schedule, including a grand finale on the beach at Bolsa Chica State Park […]

2017 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Bike Show Minneapolis Results

(Courtesy of Jeff Najar/Biker Pros) The Progressive International Motorcycle Show rolled into the teeth of winter with a much anticipated stop in Minneapolis, MN. Independent shops, dealers, builders and Hamsters all converged at the Minneapolis Convention Center to showcase their latest builds at the J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show. And the 2017 edition […]

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 […]

ASA Electronics Named Audio Product of the Year at 2017 V-Twin Expo

At the V-Twin Expo this year in Cincinnati, Ohio, ASA Electronics showcased their HD1BT650 Harley-Davidson direct replacement sound system and stole the show. The system represents the company’s broad engineering capabilities by being specifically designed to meet the intricate requirements needed to fit as a direct replacement piece. Winning one of the Expo’s Excellence Awards, […]

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 […]

AMA CEO Dingman to Testify vs Motorcycle Tariff

Office of U.S. Trade Representative hearing slated for Feb. 15 American Motorcyclist Association President and CEO Rob Dingman will testify Feb. 15 against a 100 percent tariff on some European motorcycles proposed by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. “We object to this proposed tariff because it would harm American motorcyclists,” Dingman said. “Significantly […]

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 […]

McElroy Packaging Returns as “Lucky 13” Sponsor for 2017 American Flat Track

American Flat Track is pleased to announce a renewed partnership with McElroy Packaging and the return of the McElroy Packaging “Lucky 13” Award. The $500 award will be given to the rider who leads the 13th lap in each AFT Twins Main Event on the 2017 schedule. “McElroy Packaging is a great American family-run business, […]

1st Sturgis Buffalo Chip Concert for 2017 Bad to the Bone

Move it on over for George Thorogood! George Thorogood and the Destroyers will be performing for fans at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip on Thurs., Aug. 10 and they’re still “Bad to the Bone.” The band’s show will follow Doug Danger’s Rattlesnake Jump, an attempt to jump Evel Knievel’s 1972 Harley-Davidson 120 ft. over a pit […]

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 […]