Motorcycle Events

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 […]

American Flat Track Season Finale in NYC Metro

American Flat Track may have just recently crowned national champions in its AFT Twins presented by Vance & Hines and AFT Singles classes – Jared Mees and Dan Bromley, respectively – but the series finale at the MetLife Sports Complex raceway in East Rutherford, NJ (next to where the Giants and Jets play) is sure […]

Video: 1915 Indian – Only Motorcycle To Compete In All Motorcycle Cannonball

Buzz Kanter walks around discussing this antique 1915 Indian PowerPlus and lists some info at the first stop of the Cannonball in Bennington, Vermont. It is the only motorcycle ever to compete in all 5 Motorcycle Cannonball coast to coast events.   Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it […]

Motorcycle Kickstart Classic Ride Presented by Motul & American Iron

This year’s Motorcycle Kickstart Classic has a new location – Bill’s Old Bike Barn, and is associated with a great new event – the Coatesville Invitational GP. We’d like to thank our sponsors Motul, American Iron Magazine and Greaserag.com. Like all past Kickstart Classics, this event is open to riders of motorcycles of all makes, […]

Simeone Museum Exhibit of Classic Indian Motorcycles

The Simeone Muesum in Philadelphia, PA will be opening a new motorcycle exhibit Saturday August 18 featuring, among other things, classic Indian motorcycles from 1901 to 1953. One of the cornerstones machines is Buzz Kanter’s 1913 Indian barnfind we have been featuring in the pages of American Iron Magazine. This show is August 18 to […]

Video: Michael Lichter’s 2018 Motorcycles As Art Sturgis Show

Buzz and co. are on the ground at Sturgis to take in this year’s festivities, which of course includes a trip to the Chip for super-photographer Michael Lichter’s Motorcycles As Art show. Check out the video below for a walk among the art doubling as motorcycles!   Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post […]

2018 Sturgis American Iron Bike Shows & Events

If you are going to Sturgis for the Black Hills Rally this August, we at American Iron Magazine sure hope to see you at one of the many shows and events we are associated with this year. Saturday, August 4th we are partnering up with Dennis Kirk and the Iron Horse Saloon for the first […]

STURGIS American Iron In The Hills, Powered by Mobil 1

American Iron Magazine is partnering with Mobil 1 at Sturgis this year for fun in the Black Hills Rally. We are putting on a great bike show and giving away lots of free goodies and prizes, plus looking for great custom bikes to share with our readers. And YOU are invited! Join us at O’Reilly […]

Travis Pastrana Pays Tribute To Evel Knievel

Pastrana Exceeds Two of Knievel’s Most Famous Records and Lands Caesars Palace Fountain Jump 50 Years After Knievel’s Legendary Crash Sunday night, in front of an estimated 25,000 fans watching in-person from Las Vegas and more tuning in live on television across North America, action sports superstar Travis Pastrana celebrated Evel Knievel during the unprecedented […]

Sturgis Sons of Speed Billy Lane Boardtrack Races

The amazing antique motorcycle boardtrack race known as Sons of Speed will next occur Thursday, August 9th at the Full Throttle Saloon. Come watch antique motorcycle boardtrack racers from the teens and early nineteen-twenties go all out on a short banked dirt track. They could be hitting speeds close to 90 mph with no brakes, […]