Motorcycle News: Full Throttle Biker Bar in Sturgis Burns To The Ground.

STURGIS, SD – Flames early Tuesday morning engulfed a popular Sturgis saloon that bills itself as the “world’s largest biker bar.” The Full Throttle Saloon is a total loss after crews battled the blaze throughout the morning. Sturgis Assistant Fire Chief Sean Barrows says crews tried to get inside but heat and smoke forced firefighters to […]

AIM Winner Receives ’15 Indian Chief Vintage At Sturgis

Where did the time go? I was only 4 years old when Buzz Kanter bought the American Iron Magazine title in 1991. And while I’ve learned how to walk and, debatably, talk since then, AIM has gone from being published in a spare bedroom in the Kanter household, to the number-one selling Harley mag in the world, […]

Harley-Davidson Brick Ride (Full Story)

The legendary ride marking the H-D/Sturgis 75-year deal Text By Tyler Greenblatt Photos by Josh Kurpius On January 15, 2015, Harley-Davidson announced that it had signed an unprecedented 75-year deal with the town of Sturgis, South Dakota, to be the Official Motorcycle of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. As part of the announcement on that frigid, […]

Küryakyn #THEXKURSION Sturgis Social Media Contest

SOMERSET, WIS, JULY 1—Are you riding to Sturgis? Küryakyn™ is recruiting five road-trippin’, social-media junkies to join our crew that will be documenting their adventures on “#THEXKURSION to Sturgis”—and they want YOU to be part of the ride! Küryakyn has a team of riders from across the States and beyond making the trek to the […]

Indian Motorcycle & Classic American Iron Black Hills Rally @ Sturgis

Are you going to Sturgis this year to celebrate the 75th Black Hills Rally? Are you and your friends looking for a fun and free event for all Indian motorcycles and/or classic American motorcycles? Check out the 2015 Indian Motorcycle & Classic American Iron Black Hills Rally from American Iron Magazine. Many years ago we […]

Sturgis History & Our Plans

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher The annual black hills classic, otherwise known to most riders simply as Sturgis, is right down the road. And this year’s event looks like it’s going to be off the charts. Billed as one of the largest motorcycle events in the world, Sturgis certainly is one of my personal […]

Why We Ride Free 7-Day Online Screening To Promote Crowd-Funding For I AM STURGIS

Moorpark, CA, – (13 May 2015) – In conjunction with the crowd funding campaign for its new film I AM STURGIS, the filmmakers are offering free on-line screening of Why We Ride for 7 days in hopes of galvanizing viewers to donate on any level to their Kickstarter campaign. Upon its initial release, Why We […]

NEW STURGIS EVENT Indian & Classic American Iron Black Hills Rally 2015

Are you going to Sturgis this year? Do you own or love classic motorcycles? Be at the legendary Buffalo Chip on August 4th.  Here is a “Save The Date” notification for an event you won’t want to miss. We at American Iron Magazine are pleased to announce our new event at this year’s Sturgis Rally […]

Sturgis Motorcycle News: City To Appeal Buffalo Chip Incorporation

STURGIS, S.D. – Sturgis city leaders approved spending money Monday night to appeal the Meade County Commission decision to approve an amended petition allowing the Buffalo Chip to hold an election to incorporate. The city last week filed a notice of appeal with the Meade County Auditor that states several reasons why the commission acted […]

Harley News; Official Motorcycle of Sturgis & Harley Main Street Plaza

Harley-Davidson and the City of Sturgis, S.D., are setting their sights on the future – far into the future. In the spirit of this year’s 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, the company and city officials are finalizing an agreement covering the next 75 years making Harley-Davidson the official motorcycle of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. “Harley-Davidson riders have attended the […]