What it’s Like to be Garage-Girls Ultimate Biker Makeover Winner

(Story and photos courtesy of Garage-Girls/Sara Liberte) We catch up with our 2016 Ultimate Biker Makeover Winner Leah Misch to find out how she is enjoying all her new gear. She has been fortunate to receive some help from some of our sponsors with install of her new parts and even helping to take some […]

“Pink Panther” Wins 2016 J&P Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Long Beach

By Jeff Najar/Biker Pros  Fresh off the kick start of the J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in Long Beach, CA and the results were just… Wow! We had outstanding builds that were world-class from fit, finish and design. The first show of the season is a great place to catch up on the […]

ARCH Motorcycle Company Gets ExperiMental

Gard Hollinger isn’t the type to rest on laurels. You couldn’t blame him for being complacent after launching Arch’s KRGT-1, a high end, fire-breathing power cruiser that’s been well received by the public and media while establishing a brand with the marketing leverage a partner like Keanu Reeves provides. But that’s not how Hollinger rolls, […]

2016 Progressive Long Beach IMS in Photos

The first 2016-17 Progressive International Motorcycle Show of the season kicked off with a flurry, manufacturer reps shooting rapid-fire bullet points like circus barkers to a throng of local and international media Friday morning. Special guests added to the moto-pageantry that is the IMS, Indian Motorcycle flexing its new Indian Wrecking Crew muscles by bringing […]

AirFX USA Rear Air Suspension System Install (Intro)

By Chris Maida Revamping the rear of a 2002 Electra Glide In this part of our ongoing series on reworking a 2002 Electra Glide, we’re going to finish the AirFX front and rear air suspension system install we started two issues ago. In that article, we showed you how to bolt on a set of […]

2016 Harley XL1200CX Roadster Review

CX in the city, a roadster for the road  –  by Dain Gingerelli  According to Harley-Davidson’s promotional literature the new XL1200CX Roadster is aimed dead-square at young riders, often termed Millennials. But tell that to the older guy — think Baby Boomer—who cast an envious eye on the Roadster, with its Velocity Red Sunglo paint […]

Water vs Oil Cooled Heads: Caption Correction for American Iron Magazine Issue 343

To err is human, to forgive divine – Alexander Pope While each issue of American Iron Magazine goes through a rigorous editing process, sometimes things slip through the cracks unnoticed until after the fact. Such was the case with the captions on Donny Peterson’s well-written article about Harley’s new Milwaukee-Eight Engine. The typo occurred on […]

Toasted Buns: Corbin Heated Classic Solo Saddle Install (Intro)

By Tricia Szulewski I can already see your raised eyebrow and skeptical expression. I’ve already dodged the sarcastic comments from my co-worker when I unpacked the new Corbin heated classic black leather solo saddle (#HD-FXD-FB-8-S-E, $355.80) that I’d be installing on my Dyna Fat Bob. Like I told him, if you’ve never ridden a bike […]

Headwinds LED Bulb Install on Harley Road King (Intro)

By Chris Maida / Photos by Elayne Maida This simple headlight bulb swap will greatly increase your ability to see the road and any road hazards while riding at night I love simple upgrades! being able to make a simple parts swap to fix a problem or weak area of performance on a bike is […]

1931 Harley V Model Bobber

By Jim Babchak / Photos by Buzz Kanter The future of old bikes belongs to young bucks There’s growing concern among today’s aging vintage motorcycle enthusiasts regarding the next generation of owners of old bikes. The circle of life has put the baby boomer generation next in line for that big flea market in the […]