Safety Skills: Don’t Stare

The more we look ahead and consider a possible conflict, the better we are able to avoid it by Don Gomo Ever notice that more often than not, things our parents used to tell us when we were kids seem to come full circle, and we wind up saying the same things? Some we found […]

Beach Bound

Daytona may turn into a Willy Wonka Golden Ticket opportunity As you read this we are all planning our yearly migration to the warmer climate of central Florida and packing our bikes for Daytona Bike Week. But, as I write this, before I came to the office this morning, I had to clear an inch […]

Magazines—Past & Future

SHIFTING GEARS, by Buzz Kanter, Publisher If you appreciate what we do, I ask for your support When I first got into bikes back in the 1970s, there were plenty of great motorcycle magazines to read. And they covered just about any two- or three-wheel topic you could imagine. The world has changed a lot […]

Harley Revelation Electric Motorcycle?

Harley-Davidson has filed a trademark application to use the name “H-D Revelation” for its upcoming electric motorcycle technology. The trademark was filed with the U.S. Patent Trademark Office for use on batteries and chargers as well as powertrains, specifically motors, transmissions and electric drives. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook […]

We Gained 6 Horsepower with this S&S Stealth Air Cleaner

In issues #355 and #356 of American Iron Magazine, we installed a S&S Easy Start Gear Drive Cam Chest Kit in a 2006 Road King that already had a new S&S performance air cleaner and exhaust system. We told you at that time we were running this series slightly different than we normally do by […]

Win This Bike! Official 2018 Daytona Bike Week Motorcycle

CLICK HERE and enter to WIN THIS BIKE! American Iron Magazine and Chaos Cycle Present the Official Bike of 2018 Daytona Bike Week, a completely customized 2010 Harley-Davidson Super Glide. This year marks the 77th anniversary of Daytona Bike Week, which means there is another opportunity for one lucky rider to win a custom Harley-Davidson, bought, built, and […]

Bolt on Café Tail Section Kit for Sportsters

At American Iron Garage we applaud the do-it-yourselfer—the guy tucked away in his garage or basement or shed modifying his bike with his own two hands. There’s nothing like doing some mods to your bike to personalize it. And the fact that you did it yourself somewhat guarantees nobody else’s bike will be just like […]

Harley Motorcycle Brake Recall. Is Yours At Fault?

Documents posted Wednesday by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) say the recall covers more than 30 models from the 2008 through 2011 model years. Harley says deposits can form on brake parts if the fluid isn’t changed every two years as specified in the owner’s manual. That can cause a valve in the antilock […]

The One Moto Show 2017

The One Portland’s Premiere Moto Show Never Disappoints By Bryan Harley The paned windows of a dilapidated industrial building in a sleepy Portland district flickered with newfound life, ignited by the din of a thousand conversations filling its chambers and an incessant flow of people through its doors. The 100-year-old foundry was an ideal backdrop […]

5 Cheapest Harleys Sold At Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction

So many people complain how expensive Harleys are, especially at a motorcycle auction. One of the biggest motorcycle auctions is held by Mecum at the South Point Hotel Casino & Spa in January each year. And some of these bikes sold or more than $100,000. But there were deals to be had too. American Iron […]