Harley to Launch First Production Electric Motorcycle Within 18 Months

Four years after the debut of its LiveWire project, Harley-Davidson announced its intentions to launch a production electric motorcycle within the next 18 months. The declaration came in Harley’s final financial report of 2017. The statement reads: Harley-Davidson remains fully committed to investing in product development to inspire new riders through redefining its product in […]

Keanu Reeves and ARCH Motorcycle to Star in Squarespace Super Bowl Commercial

The hype around the Super Bowl commercials has begun. And this year, there’s at least one out there for motorcyclists to get excited about. Keanu Reeves and ARCH Motorcycle, the company he helped found with Gard Hollinger, are the stars of Squarespace’s Super Bowl spot. Arch used Squarespace to make its first website when the […]

S.D. Supreme Court Ruling Positions Buffalo Chip to Become “First Town Built By Bikers For Bikers”

“Hello from the newest town in South Dakota… And likely the United States. Maybe even the entire world – Buffalo Chip, SD!” So states an announcement in Sturgis Rider News, the Buffalo Chip’s in-house publication. The announcement comes on the heels of a ruling yesterday by the South Dakota Supreme Court that reversed Circuit Court […]

Official 2018 Daytona Bike Build: Saddlemen Eliminator Tracker Tail

Photos by Mark Velasquez/ Mark V. Classics From the get go Chaos Cycle’s George Stinsman had a vision for the 2018 Official Bike Week Motorcycle. He knew the stock 2010 Harley-Davidson Super Glide would make a sweet street tracker. Tracker-style motorcycles have been the rage the last few years, so why not make something rad […]

Women’s Motorcycle Show 3 Draws a Record Crowd (and a few of LA’s finest)

For the past seven years Alicia Elfving has been inspiring women motorcyclists via her blog the MotoLady. Through her trials and tribulations, her openness and candor, Elfving’s amassed quite the social following over those seven years. This following was none more evident than Saturday night at the MotoLady’s Women’s Motorcycle Show 3 as an estimated […]

Official 2018 Daytona Bike Week Build: Twin Power Chain Conversion and BikeMaster 530 BMZR Chain

“Changing from belt to chain drive is a must for high load, high horsepower and racing applications,” stated Twin Power’s Brand Manager James Simonelli. Now we don’t want anyone to take the Chaos Cycle street tracker racing per se, but we’re hoping you at least load it up and romp on the clutch a time […]

Mobbin’ in Malibu: 2018 Polaris Slingshot SLR LE Review

(Photos by Barry Hathaway/Polaris Industries) “This is just the beginning. You’re going to see a lot more from Slingshot.” So said Polaris Industries’ Vice President of Product Management Gary Gray at the launch of the 2018 Slingshots. Considering Polaris trimmed Victory Motorcycles from its portfolio last year, the role of the Slingshot takes on even […]

2017 The Motorcycle Year in Review

“Should old acquaintance be forgot” Corks will soon be poppin’, bubbly will be flowin’, and people will be making up their own slurry slush of mumbo jumbo to Robert Burns’ Auld Lange Syne as the ball drops on a new year. It’s time to do one last nasty burnout on 2017 as we leave it […]

Roland Sands Design Stoddard Flannel Review

Winter is here in southern Oregon but I still gotta ride. Just means it’s time to layer up. Which means I finally get to rock the RSD Stoddard Flannel I’ve been itching to wear all summer long. Now, a good flannel is already fairly warm, but Roland Sand Design’s Stoddard is next level stuff. What […]

Official 2018 Daytona Bike Week Build: Ridewright 40-Spoke Motorcycle Wheels

When it came time to decide what wheels we wanted to run on the Official Motorcycle of Bike Week 2018, the choice wasn’t that difficult. Ridewright makes some of the sharpest spoked wheels in the business. And we definitely wanted to run spokes on the custom Dyna street tracker. Sure, the stock 2010 Harley Super […]