2017 H-D FLH Road King Special First Ride

(This feature originally ran in American Iron Magazine Issue #351. Buy it or get a bargain on motorcycle magazine bundles, a perfect Christmas gift for the gearhead in your life,  at GreaseRag.com) Modern Styling, Showroom-Ready / Photos by Brian J. Nelson My first sighting of an actual 2017 Road King Special came a few days […]

LifeSaverHorn Review

It Knows How to Push Your Buttons! Motorcycle riders have a motto: Ride Like You’re Invisible. But there are some instances when you want to be noticed and noticed right now! If you’ve ever been riding your Harley and found yourself in an emergency situation and went to give a quick blast of your horn […]

Creep in Comfort – Mychanic Sidekick Stool Review

If you’re fortunate enough to have a motorcycle lift in your garage, congratulations; you have the ability to raise the motorcycle you’re working on up to a comfortable work level. If you’re like the rest of us, who work on bikes while they’re propped on its sidestand down near the ground, listen up, because this […]

2018 Harley-Davidson Softail Motorcycles Revamped & Combined with Dyna Line

Yup, you heard that right. Harley-Davidson has totally revamped its Softail line to accommodate the Milwaukee-Eight engine and has combined the Dyna line with the 2018 Softails. American Iron Magazine Editor Steve Lita had the chance to talk to Harley-Davidson engineers about the overhaul and was one of the first to ride the new Softails. […]

2018 Harley-Davidson Softails First Ride Report

Our initial exposure to this new line of Softail motorcycles was brief, but enjoyable. The short ride opportunity included a comparison between each model’s 2017 brethren. We can now offer a small taste of what it’s like to ride the new Softails. Bear in mind, our first ride opportunity took place during one rain-shortened afternoon […]

2017 Harley Street Rod First Ride Review

The Street Rod Breaks New Ground When you walk up to a new Harley-Davidson you expect to see some classic cues from the marque’s long and storied history. When you turn the ignition on and start it up you’d probably anticipate hearing and feeling a loud rumbling engine. When you click into gear and let […]

Deejo Knife Review – A Customizable and Tattooable Blade

Decisions-Decisions There’s nothing like having lots of options available. Don’t you love it when you go to a restaurant and find so many tempting items on the menu that it’s hard to decide? Well, a company named Deejo has brought that idea to the realm of knifemaking. After great success distributing its products in France, […]

Crystal Ball

Ride to Work A glimpse into what many of us will be using on a daily basis in the near future Attending a trade show is like having a crystal ball. I am hooked on trade shows. Just name it, and I’ll try to get media credentials for it. I get to network with colleagues, […]

‘Tis the Season

RIDE TO WORK, By Steve Lita, Editor “…thinking about what will be here before we know it: winter’s icy grip” A few weekends ago was the first weekend I didn’t have to keep the air conditioning on in the house. But, unfortunately, the pendulum seems to have swung pretty fast, as it was only 45 degrees […]

Official Daytona Bike Week Bike Build Underway

American Iron Magazine is building the Official Daytona Bike Week giveaway bike and we’d like to thank all of the generous vendors and parts manufacturers that helped make it a reality. Each week we’ll showcase some of the companies on our website and social media, leading up to Daytona Bike Week in March, 2017. The […]