Motorcycle News

Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park to Host Vintage Motorcycle Classic May 15

The inaugural Thompson Vintage Motorcycle Classic, presented by Indian Motorcycle of Springfield, is quickly approaching! The event, to be held on Sun., May 15, 2016, will feature a field of historic and antique motorcycles in a Classic Motorcycle Show, a massive swap meet marketplace and manufacturer’s midway vendor area, and a vintage motorcycle track day […]

Grizzly in Australia, on Track to Break World Record on Victory Daytona ONE

Grizzly has completed the third stage of his round the world trip and is on track to break the world record. The Swiss rider swiftly rode through the Americas in just 19 days. His final goal is to go around the world in just 100 days on a modified Cross Country that he has named […]

Net Income Dips, Overall Sales up in Harley-Davidson 2016 Q1 Financial Report

Harley-Davidson released its first financial report of 2016, net income dropping 7.2% in the first quarter of 2016. The company earned $250.5 million, or $1.36 per share, in the first quarter of the year compared to $269.85 million, or $1.27 per share in 2015. Harley’s consolidated revenue for Q1 2016 however increased to $1.75 billion, up from […]

Indian Motorcycle Collectors Special

This Indian Lover’s Bundle includes the following: 9 rare Indian Illustrated issues, the official 2015 Indian and Classic American Iron 75th Black Hills Rally T-shirt, a box of Indian Motorcycle Collector Cards and vintage bandanna, PLUS a copy of the book Indian Motorcycles written by Buzz Kanter, Editor-In-Chief of American Iron Magazine. This is a […]

Paul Yaffe & Bagger Nation Celebrate 25 Years During Arizona Bike Week

Paul Yaffe’s Bagger Nation, the motorcycle shop owned and operated by venerated bike builder Paul Yaffe, used the opportunity of the 2016 Arizona Bike Week motorcycle rally to celebrate 25 years of designing and building the best and most sought after custom motorcycles, parts and accessories in the world. Paul opened his first custom shop, […]

Steven “Choppa” Bates Standout 1956 Panhead Chopper

Motorcycles weren’t always Steven Bates thing. But as an artist, he’s always been the creative type. Thankfully, about 15 years ago, he picked up an old chopper mag, saw the work and craftsmanship put into the medium, and it stirred something inside him. Because even though the magazine might have spurred an epiphany, the biker lifestyle […]

Full Throttle Saloon Relaunching at Former Broken Spoke Sturgis Campground

Courtesy of the Full Throttle Saloon – Full Throttle Saloon proprietors Michael and Angie Ballard and partner Jesse James Dupree will re-build the Full Throttle Saloon months after a fire destroyed the legendary landmark. The new location will be a 600-acre attraction allowing the trio to host RVs and unlimited campers for the first time […]

Avon Tires Helps Dryden Roast Burnout Record

Avon Tires-sponsored Victory Stunt Team rider Joe Dryden set a new Guinness World Record for the longest motorcycle burnout on the Victory Octane thanks to a set of Avon Storm 3D X-M 160/70R17 (rear) and Cobra 130/70R18 (front) tires. The 2.23-mile record shattering burnout on a 2017 Victory Octane was completed at Orlando Speed World […]

Harley Brings Roadster Back – 2016 Sportster Roadster XL1200CX First Look

The Harley-Davidson Dark Custom lineup has a new addition. With a minimalist, fastback design inspired by classic racing motorcycles, the nimble Harley-Davidson Roadster will inspire a new generation of riders to take to the streets. “Since its introduction in 1957, the Harley-Davidson Sportster has proved capable of constant reinvention, and the Roadster writes a new […]

Flourishing in the Future Addressed by Custom Culture Forum in Austin

It was a meeting of the minds in Austin, a collection of talented young builders and leaders of the millennial moto-movement bouncing ideas off industry veterans, magazine publishers, Motorcycle Industry Council members and OEM representatives. The second “Custom Culture Forum, held at Revival Cycles during the Handbuilt Motorcycle Show weekend, was spearheaded by industry veteran […]