Pinion Gear Socket & Lock

Back in 1985, when I closed my custom bike shop to get into high-performance aircraft, I sold off most of my specialty H-D engine tools. What the hell was I thinking? Of course, I didn’t sell off my regular tools, but there are some procedures on a bike that require a special tool. And though […]

S&S Cycle Presents Today’s Top Harley Custom Motorcycle Builders

Fans of S&S Cycle and biker build-offs should make room on their coffee tables for the 224-page hardcover S&S Cycle Presents Today’s Top Custom Bike Builders. S&S enthusiasts will remember that the company celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2008 with a huge biker build-off. S&S chose 50 of the hottest builders to fab bikes using […]

Harley-Davidson Premium Bike Cover, Super Shield

I don’t know what your garage is like, but my Knuckle bobber, no matter how hard I try, always gets covered with dust. Maybe it’s because I’ve got three kids who are always in there moving stuff around. Maybe it’s because it’s an old house. Then again, it’s probably because my driveway is dirt and […]

Harley Dyna Wide Glide Magazine Test

In his ballad Isle of Beauty, Fare Thee Well, Thomas Haynes Bayly wrote “Absence makes the heart grow fonder.” Throughout my life, I have experienced this phenomenon in a variety of different instances, mostly in regards to women — I mean motorcycles. That said, when the bean counters at Juneau Avenue dropped one of my […]

Customize Your Harley for Under $200

American Custom is giving you the chance to get that deep, thunderous sound you crave at a reasonable price. The company will customize your Harley-Davidson stock slip-on mufflers with the patented Tone-Flex system (starting at $159) that allows you to change your sound and look at any time by installing optional baffles and endcaps. You […]

Jesse James Legal Trouble Increases

West Coast Chopper Jesse James — now most famous for cheating on America’s sweetheart Sandra Bullock — is in yet another vat of hot water. While James seeks treatment at an Arizona rehab center, trouble is brewing back home in California. James was cited Thursday for vandalizing a paparazzo’s parked car near his bike shop […]

Harley CVO Ultra Dark Side Magazine Review

The new 2010 Custom Vehicle Operations (CVO) Ultra Classic Electra Glide trades the shine of chrome for a fade to black in its debut as the new, darker version of this truly exceptional Harley-Davidson Touring motorcycle. Each motorcycle is serialized from one to 999, and displays a formidable array of blacked out components, led by […]

Motorcycle Jacket! Two From Harleys FXRG Line

Hello, my name is Joe Knezevic, and I am addicted to Harley-Davidson Functional Riding Gear. My habit began back in 1999 when I got an FXRG Series 1 leather jacket, and I have been strung out ever since. Through the years, the pushers on Juneau Avenue have expanded, improved, and updated the line, keeping me […]

Total Oil Change II For Harley Motorcycles

Back in the April 2007 issue, I did a review of Rogue Chopper’s Scavenger for Evos. This cool little device enables you to get all the old oil out of your engine when you do an oil and filter change. The inventors at Rogue, being the smart dudes they are, came out with a version […]

2010 Harley-Davidson Fat Boy Lo Review

If you’re torn between buying a Softail or one of H-D’s line of Dark Customs, stress no longer. The Motor Company has felt your pain and delivered a machine that fits the bill on both counts. And if you’re also a rider with leg length issues, like me (29″ inseam), you’re going to feel like […]