Motorcycle Events

Harley Motorcycle Tour, 12 Must Bring Items

If you and a pal were going to fly out to buy used Harleys and then take a 1,500+ mile back-road adventure tour back home, what would you pack? Buzz Kanter is planning on doing just that with his riding pal Paul Ousey and follow the adventure in American Iron Magazine. They will fly to […]

Garage Build DIY Motorcycle Builder Show in Sturgis

If you are heading to Sturgis this year and appreciate the hard work and skills needed for home built custom and classic motorcycles, check out the 2nd Annual Garage Build Bike Show. It will be Saturday, August 3 at the Iron Horse Saloon. This event is open to all garage builders, and no pro builders […]

Your Thoughts On This Low Budget Harley Motorcycle Tour?

Buzz Kanter, our editor-in-chief, is considering a different kind of article in American Iron Magazine, where he and a riding partner buy a pair of used, high mileage Harley baggers on-line. Then they fly out and ride back at least 1,500 or more miles to Connecticut and share the experience on-line and in print. He’s […]

2019 Motorcycle Kickstart Classic Ride Joins TN Motorcycles & Music Revival

“We have the older bikes ride up front and the newer ones in the back to pick up whatever parts fall off the older ones.”

AHRMA Announces 2nd Annual Handshift Shootout

Harleys vs. Indians┬áPresented by American Iron Magazine The 2nd Annual Handshift Shoot-Out featuring Harley vs. Indian motorcycle racers will feature double barrel action with back-to-back weekend racing October 5 and 6, 2019 at the 15th Barber Vintage Festival. Pitting Harley vs. Indian handshift 45 cubic-inch flathead racebikes. Separate shootouts will be held on Saturday and […]

Kevin Atherton Named Grand Marshal for May 26 Springfield Mile Flat Track Race

The racing legend will sign autographs, present trophies, and lead the opening ceremonies. Legend of American Flat Track and five-year member of the Harley-Davidson Factory team┬áKevin Atherton (whose custom Harley XR750 we featured in issue #367 and published here), who also notched an impressive 14 wins in the Camel Pro series, has been named Grand […]

Rigid Custom Sportster Wins American Iron Mobil 1 Daytona Show

Wjo says Sportsters don’t win national bike shows? This one did.

2019 Daytona Garage Build Show Wrap-Up

The second Garage Build show, powered by Dennis Kirk, and first-ever in Daytona, took place last week during the Daytona Bike Week festivities. Over 80 riders showed up with their handbuilt motorcycles, and the energy of these garage builders was palpable. We look forward to continuing to work with Dennis Kirk and GarageBuild.com to grow […]

Angelle Sampey Joins Harley-Davidson and Vance & Hines Motorcycle Drag Team

NHRA Gatornationals Motorcycle Drag Races – March 15th – 17th Just a stone’s throw from Daytona, and towards the end of Daytona Bike Week, the NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle season will be kicking off in Gainesville, FL. The big news for Vance & Hines and the factory Harley-Davidson drag race team is along with factory […]

Looking Back at Mobil 1’s Iron in the Hills Ahead of American Iron’s Best of the Beach Daytona Show

This story appeared in the Issue #368 of American Iron Magazine available here. We’re sharing it now as a prelude to American Iron’s Best of the Beach All-Brands Bike show Presented by Mobil 1 Motorcycle Oils, scheduled for March 10 at Destination Daytona Bandstand. We’re proud to partner with Mobil 1 once more for another […]