Happy 25th Birthday To Us & You Can Win Prizes

SHIFTING GEARS by Buzz Kanter

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, publisher Time flies when you’re having fun, and I can’t think of many things that are more fun than riding, writing, or wrenching motorcycles. Hard to believe it was 25 years ago that a brave new concept for a family-friendly Harley magazine came into focus. The first issue of American […]

Time of the Season

TAKING AIM by Chris Maida, Editor

TAKING AIM, by Chris Maida, editor As I write this, it’s about two weeks before Thanksgiving, and, as per many of the suggestions and tips given in last’s issue’s Storage Strategies by John Frank, I’m preparing my bikes for a hopefully not-too-long winter’s nap. Whether it’s due to global warming or just the constantly changing […]

Year End & A New One

SHIFTING GEARS by Buzz Kanter

SHIFTING GEARS by Buzz Kanter, publisher   This is our last issue of 2013, so I figure it’s a good time to look back and announce a couple of items for the motorcycle industry going forward. Looking back, I feel 2013 was a pretty exciting year. Harley-Davidson celebrated its 110th year in grand fashion with […]

Mustang’s Seat Custom Program: Win Free 1 Year Subscription

Mustang is now offering custom seats that you can make yourself on their web site from their selection of different stitch patterns, inlay panels, and thread colors. To create your seat, first pick a stitch pattern: Plain, Tuck And Roll, or Diamond. Then chose from their variety of color options. During the custom process, you can also view your seat in better quality […]

Mustang’s Seat Custom Program: Win Free 1 Year Subscription

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Mustang is now offering custom seats that you can make yourself on their web site from their selection of different stitch patterns, inlay panels, and thread colors. To create your seat, first pick a stitch pattern: Plain, Tuck And Roll, or Diamond. Then chose from their variety of color options. During the custom process, you can also view your seat in better quality […]

Indian Motorcycle Tribute: The Spirit of Munro a Thunder Stroke 111 Powered Streamliner

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Burt Munro made history by setting a land speed record on the world’s fastest Indian, a 1920 Indian Scout. To salute his passion for performance, Indian Motorcycles created The Spirit of Munro, a tribute streamliner powered by the new Thunder Stroke 111. Watch The Spirit of Munro turn back the clock and speed into the […]

American Iron Video: 1948 Harley Panhead First Start In Years

Buzz Kanter is prepping his 1948 Panhead to lead the vintage section of American Iron Magazine’s Honor Ride sponsored by GEICO. Buzz spent weeks working on the old Pan and decided to videotape it’s first start in well over 4 years. The results are pretty smokey but darn impressive. Join the AIM crew on this […]

Ride With American Iron Magazine; Honor Ride for Harleys 110th

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It should be no news flash that harley-davidson is celebrating its 110th anniversary this year or that The Motor Company is throwing itself a birthday party in its hometown of Milwaukee over Labor Day Weekend. While the details of Harley’s celebration are still being finalized, we’re ready to join the party. The official festivities start […]

New Performance Machine Fuel Caps

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Performance Machine has a complete line of fuel caps: the Merc, Array, Scallop, Grill, and Apex. Each cap, compatible with 1996 and up Harley-Davidson bikes, offers a distinct design and are CNC-machined from aircraft-grade aluminum. Available in chrome, contrast-cut, and Black Ops finishes, these caps can be screwed in for a high-end look for $69.95. […]

2013 Super Glide Custom New Bike Review

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When I pulled up to my father’s house and showed him the 2013 FXDC Super Glide Custom with its 110th Anniversary trim, he immediately fell in love with it. It’s got chrome in all the right places; the gas tank, seat, and fender flow perfectly into each other, and those laced wheels tie the whole […]