Classic 1945 Harley-Davidson 45″ Flathead

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1945 Harley-Davidson 45″ Flathead By Jim Babchak, photos by Don Kates   Harley-Davidson’s 45″ flatheads are one of the great mainstays of any antique motorcycle gathering, on any given weekend, in any part of our great country. That’s because these indestructible, rugged, and reliable motorcycles were made in great numbers, were easy to maintain, ran […]

Garage-Girls Ultimate Makeover Contest Winner

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Congrats to Chris Gibbany for winning the Garage-Girls’ 2014 Ultimate Biker Makeover contest! Chris competed for the grand prize along with 84 other contestants by writing a 600-word essay describing why she needs a Garage-Girls Ultimate Biker Makeover. In Chris’ winning entry, she emphasized the various ways she has been “hunkering down” in life, a […]

More American-Made Motorcycles Hitting The Market

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SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher Halloween is right around the corner, but looking at the latest issue of American Iron Magazine, I don’t feel we have a trick or treat deal going on. I can’t think of any specific trick in the motorcycle world, but lots of treats. Let’s start with the growing assortment […]

Harley-Davidson Pink Label Program Expands Fight Against Breast Cancer

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Pink is more than a color to Harley-Davidson and its family of riders, dealers and enthusiasts. It’s an ongoing pledge to those affected by breast cancer that nobody rides alone, on the road or through life. With the momentum of having raised more than $1.3 million since its inception in 2010, the Harley-Davidson Pink Label […]

Leatherworks Saddlebags for Softail Slim

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Leatherworks has saddlebags and mounting brackets for the Softail Slim. Installation does not require you to relocate the stock license plate and turn signals. A permanent mount, the bags come in various options with three choices that are stocker pipe friendly and five that work with lowered pipes. All of the bag models can be […]

Clutching Harley, Clutching Victory

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Barnett has a line of stock length and custom length cables for all Harley-Davidson and Victory models in addition to custom length and one-off cables for any handlebar conversion or custom bike application. The cables are available in four casing types: traditional black vinyl, classic stainless braid, Platinum Series bright silver-plated braid, and Stealth Series […]

Mustang’s Summit is Tops for New H-D Road Glides

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Harley-Davidson’s new Road Glide and Road Glide Special now get the full Mustang treatment with the Summit. The latest touring seat in Mustang Motorcycle Seats’ extensive line-up is designed exclusively for the most highly anticipated bike from Project RUSHMORE. “The Road Glide is more than just another FL for The Motor Company, and the Summit […]

2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Roars Back

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MILWAUKEE (August 1, 2014) – Harley-Davidson® has more rush in the tank. Spy photos, gossip and wild speculation are flooding the Internet as Harley-Davidson fans around the globe anticipate the return of the Road Glide® motorcycle. The wait is over and the Road Glide is back. Weeks before the announcement of its complete 2015 model […]

Ride Review – 2014 Harley-Davidson FLSTN Softail Deluxe

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Making Nostalgia New Again By Dain Gingerelli Photos by Riles & Nelson   Nostalgia has a way of picking you up by your pant cuffs, turning you on your head, and shaking yesterday right out of your pockets. It happens more subtly, though, if you ride a Softail Deluxe, aka FLSTN — and the N […]

True-Track Lower Stabilizer Link

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True-Stabilizer When Harley-Davidson removed the lower stabilizer link and replaced it with the fourth rubber isolator beginning with its 2009 Touring line, the rubber became more susceptible to giving out, and on top of that, the motor assembly moved while on the go. What’s more, The Motor Company has kept this particular frame design, even […]