May 2013 Motorcycle Kickstart Classic Wrap-Up

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The May 2013 Kickstart Classic was a great success and lots of fun. We want to thank our sponsors – Spectro Oils, GEICO Insurance, Wheels Through Time, and Wrench Ride Repeat, as well as all the Harley dealers who welcomed and fed us along the way. The ride from Charleston, SC to St. Augustine, FL […]

HARLEY CELEBRATES 110th ANNIVERSARY IN DAYTONA, PARTNERS WITH AMERICAN IRON MAGAZINE

Harley-Davidson has partnered with American Iron Magazine and Motorcycle Bagger to host the Ride-In Custom Bike Show on Beach Street Wednesday, March 13. Registration is 9 a.m. to noon with a $10 MDA donation. Trophies and cash prizes will be awarded at 4 p.m. in 11 classes with five Editors’ Pick winners to be featured in American Iron Magazine or Motorcycle Bagger magazines.

2013 FLSTFB Fat Boy Lo Harley Motorcycle Review

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As i told you last month in my dyna Street Bob review, Harley-Davidson did the press launch of its new models a bit differently last year. Instead of having the event before Sturgis, H-D did it right after and took us on a spectacular, three-day ride through the Cascade Mountains and into Canada to test […]

2013 Harley Dyna Street Bob, A Nightster On Steroids

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Harley-davidson did things a bit differently this year. Instead of having the press launch of its new models before Sturgis, H-D did it right after. Sturgis was over on August 11, and I was flying out to the launch on August 12. My destination was Seattle, where I joined a number of other journalists and […]

Lucky Harley Rider & We Respond To Harley Magazine Readers

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Summer 2012 was looking to be one of my  favorites ever. I felt like the luckiest guy I knew as everything motorcycle related in my life was going from good to better for me. Early in the year, my friend Al offered me a great deal on a rare and wonderful 1929 JDH two-cam Harley. […]

H-D Calls on Fans to Unleash Their Own Personal Freedom and Independence

Motor Company Launches New Campaign on Sons of Anarchy Season Five Featuring Exclusive Video Content of SOA Cast, United by Independents and Hard Candy Custom As the global leader in fueling personal freedom, self-expression and independence, Harley-Davidson today announces the launch of a second installment in its popular Dark Custom campaign called United By Independents. […]

The Incinerator Modular Helmet With Retractable Sun Shield

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The Incinerator modular helmet with retractable sun shield (# 98253-12VM, $270) offers the convenience of a flip-up chin bar, the versatility of the one-touch, integrated, tinted sunshield, and the comfort of full front-to-back airflow venting. Available in XS-2XL sizes. Info: Harley-Davidson MotorClothes, 800/LUV-2RIDE, Harley-Davidson.com. Story as published in the September 2012 issue of American Iron […]

2012 Harley FLSTC Heritage Softail Classic Review

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Here’s a surefire way to stir up the troops at the local biker watering hole: after grabbing a handful of beer nuts and repositioning your frosty mug in front of you, casually mention to those gathered round how you think that the Heritage Softail Classic — one of the long-standing models in Harley-Davidson’s vaunted lineup […]

2012 Harley-Davidson FLS Softail Slim Motorcycle Review

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Don’t let the name fool you. The Slim is more than just a trimmed-down Softail. It’s a bike that salutes the immediate post-World War II years when motorcycling redefined itself in America. It was a wild and rollicking time, too. And, despite today’s misperception that the 1947 Hollister incident served as ground zero, the real […]

Get On The Road With Harley-Davidson Ridebook

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Highlighting passion and creativity from independent musicians, filmmakers, writers and photographers, the Harley-Davidson Ridebook is the source for authentic interactive insight into the motorcycle lifestyle. The latest Ridebook chapter is a video and essay on the Prohibition Tour curated by musician Butch Walker. Accompanied by a few friends, including Carlo Mondavi of the renowned winemaking […]