Barnfind Original 1913 Indian Motorcycle – Classic American Iron

Believe it or not, there are still great old bikes stashed away in long forgotten barns and basements. We recently pulled this 1913 Indian out of a barn and plan to run a series of articles in American Iron Magazine on bringing it back to the road. Our plans are to carefully disassemble this hundred […]

Video: 1915 Indian Motorcycle Cannonball Racer

The Motorcycle Cannonball was started in 2010 as a cross country event for motorcycles from 1915 or earlier. It has been run every two years since then and recently completed the 2018 coast to coast competition. This 1915 Indian twin is the one and only motorcycle to compete in each and every Cannonball event. Raced […]

Rare Find: Orignial Paint 1918 Harley Antique Motorcycle

It is the stuff of dreams. Finding a mostly unmolested, original paint Harley about to turn 100 years old, and then taking it home to cherish and get back on the road. Check out this 1918 Harley-Davidson antique that we will be featuring in the pages of American Iron Magazine later in the year. Read […]

2016 Harley-Davidson FLSTN Softail Deluxe Review

  NEW BIKE REVIEW • by Dain Gingerelli It’s a bling thing One thing’s for sure about the FLSTN Softail Deluxe: It isn’t subtle. Chromed and polished parts abound on this boulevard bomber, and when you factor in the wide whitewall tires and optional Hard Candy paint job – our test bike wears the flamboyant […]

Harley In The Snow – Heck Yes With A Sidecar

So what’s a ride to do when the snow falls and sticks to the road? How about strapping a sidecar onto your Harley and bundle up for some winter fun. That is what I did here in New England. Granted, you have to be careful od slipping and sliding your Harley around on the packed […]

Classic 1945 Harley-Davidson 45″ Flathead

1945 Harley-Davidson 45″ Flathead By Jim Babchak, photos by Don Kates   Harley-Davidson’s 45″ flatheads are one of the great mainstays of any antique motorcycle gathering, on any given weekend, in any part of our great country. That’s because these indestructible, rugged, and reliable motorcycles were made in great numbers, were easy to maintain, ran […]

Laconia Rally News: Team American Iron To Race Classic Handshift Indian Motorcycle

If you are planning on attending the Laconia Rally in June you might consider swinging by the New Hampshire Motor Speedway to check out the classic motorcycle racing Saturday June 14 and Sunday June 15, 2014.

Pewter Run New England Classic Motorcycle Event

It’s with great pleasure we continue to celebrate the first fifty years of motorcycling in America, with the 2013 annual Pewter Run, on September 29th 2013. We will return to the Historic 1774 Nathaniel Rolfe House preserved by the Penacook Historical Museum at 11 Penacook St. Penacook, NH. This autumn we will welcome our brothers in vintage arms from the Kickstart Classic.

1909 Vintage Harley Police Motorcycle, The earliest police model in existence

At the dawn of the last century, Harley-Davidson recognized that its rugged and reliable motorcycles were perfectly positioned to service law enforcement. Back then, good mobility was vital, and a single-cylinder Harley-Davidson provided that at a time when our country was just beginning to make the transition from the horse and carriage to motorized transportation. […]

Del Mar Classic Motorcycle Concours Returns

The wonderful Del Mar Concours near San Diego, CA is returning after a 7 year break. The new tag for this classy show for classic and vintage motorcycles is Celebration Of The Motorcycle. The event, on October 15, 2011, will benefit the Susan G Korman and other local San Diego charities.