NUVIZ Head-Up Display Review

Ride Informed / By Alfonse Palaima  Over the years, we’ve seen quite a few rider-focused gadgets come and go. The good ones tend to do both, first showing up in prototype form then disappearing back into R&D, and then—if they’re lucky— returning with a market-ready solution. This is one of those, coming all the way […]

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 […]

Rusty Butcher Makes Racing Fun Again at Halloween TrackerCross 2017

“I’ve been waiting for this day to come for a long, long time. Hey I’m gonna break these chains and feel the sweet sunshine.” Bones Owens Long Long Time TrackerCross knows about breaking chains. Breaking the chains of the 9 to 5, breaking away from the everyday drive, going nowhere fast on the 405, waiting […]

We Want You! Send a Pic of Your Bike for a Chance to Win a LifeSaverHorn!

We want you! Send us a picture of you and your motorcycle for a chance to win a LifeSaverHorn! We’re looking for quality shots (no fuzzy cell phone shots please) of reader’s rides! We’ll run the best photos in the Letters section of American Iron Magazine and one of those will be declared the monthly […]

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2018 Harley-Davidson CVO Specs

This week brought a lot of news to sift through from The Motor Company, so let’s take a moment to merely lay out some of the ol’ statistics for you to take a gander at. We care about you, the readers, so we decided to consolidate the specs for the 2018 CVO models right here […]

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. […]

Brand-New 2018 Harley-Davidson CVOs and Specials

Caught up in the whirlwind of Harley’s new Softails, it would be easy to overlook another selection of bikes that were also unveiled today. The big dogs of The Motor Company’s offerings, those with the highest price tags and the biggest stock performance ratings, are the CVO (Custom Vehicle Operations) models. Each year, Harley usually […]

2018 Harley Softail Specs and Prices

2018 Harley Breakout/Breakout 114 Specs Lengths: 93.3″/ wheelbase: 67″ Seat height: 25.6″ Lean angle (R/L): 26.8/26.8 Weight Running: 672 lbs. Engine: Milwaukee-Eight 107/114 Torque (Base): 109 ft-lbs., (114) 119 ft-lbs. Bore/stroke (Base): 3.937″/4.375″, (114) 4″/4.5″ Compression (Base): 10:1, (114) 10.5:1 Fuel system/capacity: EFI/ 3.5 gal. Exhaust: 2-into-2 exhaust Transmission: Six-speed Cruise Drive Tires Front: 21″, […]

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 […]