Fairfield County Connecticut Car & Motorcycle Show

The high quality Fairfield County Concours held every year in Westport, CT is still looking for a few more rare and/or classic motorcycles to fill the field on Sunday, Sept 18.

Daytona Motorcycle Biketoberfest Top Ten Events in Southeast

Daytona Beach, Fla. – The Southeast Tourism Society has named Biketoberfest® as one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast for October 2011.

Sarah Palin Rides Harley Bagger Into DC For Memorial Day Rolling Thunder

Sarah Palin surprised people by riding into DC On the back seat of a Harley bagger for the start of Rolling Thunder this Memorial Day weekend. Some Harley riders were delighted and others felt it was inappropriate of her to mix self promotion/politics and this event.

Removable Motorcycle Passenger Seat The ButtyBuddy

PRODUCT REVIEW By Nicole Hart – Say good-bye to monkey butt Every once in awhile, an American Iron staff member is asked to put his butt on the line so you don’t have to. Well, this time none of them had the guts, so I had to do it. Most of you won’t recognize my […]

Be An American Iron Magazine Honorary Contributor

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to cover an event for a major motorcycle magazine? Well, here’s your chance. American Iron Magazine is teaming up with Victory Motorcycle Company and Las Vegas BikeFest to give one of our lucky readers the opportunity to be an honorary contributor covering our ride to the […]

Snap-on’s Metric Wrenches For Harley?

PRODUCT REVIEW By Chris Maida – Snap-on’s extra long open- and box-end combos Though I’ve been using a ragtag assortment of open- and box-end metric wrenches for years, it was definitely time to stop screwing around and get an excellent set of metrics. What can I say? Unless there’s a deadline pushing me, I’m a […]

Pre And Post Motorcycle Ride Exercise – Tire Flips

I use this simple but effective exercise in my cross-strength training program. It’s the first in a series of four exercises I incorporate into a single workout. Called warehouse training by some, the tire flip is one of many functional exercises that prepares your entire body for everyday demands by developing overall strength and conditioning. […]

XENA Motorcycle Disc Lock

PRODUCT REVIEW By Chris Maida – The beefy and alarmed XN18 Machined FROM a block of corrosion-resistant stainless steel, the XN18 is an imposing hunk of security, which is why I chose it to be one of my over-the-road security devices. As I’ve written numerous times, Joe K and I usually do a few multi-thousand-mile […]

Harley Owners Group Offers Prizes for Hoka Hey Challenge

Highest Finishing H.O.G. Member To Win a 2012 CVO Motorcycle Milwaukee (May 13, 2011) – The Harley-Davidson Motor Company is pleased to announce that it will provide more than $50,000 in contingency prizes to the highest finishing members of the Harley Owners Group who complete the 2011 Hoka Hey Challenge. To recognize the H.O.G. members […]

2011 Harley Davidson Blackline Softail FXS

NEW MODEL PREVIEW By Chris – Maida Harley-Davidson’s newest Dark Custom The H-D crew was rocking it pretty hard at Don Hill’s, a major punk and alternative club in lower Manhattan last January! The event was the launch of its new Blackline Softail. Willie G and wife Nancy were on hand, as well as Karen […]