Motorcycle Events

Sturgis Motorcycle News Alice Cooper & George Thorogood

Alice Cooper and George Thorogood and the Destroyers will play at the Legendary Buffalo Chip’s 30th annual party during the 2011 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.  Alice Cooper will play on Saturday, Aug. 6, and George Thorogood and the Destroyers will close the iconic music festival on Saturday, Aug. 13. “We’re just tickled to have Alice Cooper […]

Harley Riders: Best Western Photos And Win Rewards, Free Nights

To kick off motorcycle riding season and introduce two-wheeled travelers to Best Western’s three new types of hotels, Best Western International, the World’s Biggest Hotel Family, announced a photo contest for motorcycle enthusiasts who visit any of the chain’s 2,200 Best Western, Best Western Plus, or Best Western Premier hotels in North America.

Harley Race News Rapp Wins AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Race at Miller

Veteran racer Steve Rapp charged from a fourth place start to take his first win in the AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Series with victory at Miller Motorsports Park May 31 aboard his Parts Unlimited Harley-Davidson XR1200 motorcycle.

MOTORCYCLE RACE NEWS COOLBETH FOURTH ON FACTORY HARLEY AT SPRINGFIELD

Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle Factory rider Kenny Coolbeth finished fourth in the opening round of the Grand National Twins portion of the 2011 AMA Pro Harley-Davidson Insurance Flat Track Championship on the Springfield Mile at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. The race was won by Rogers Lake/ Blue Springs Harley-Davidson rider Jared Mees on a Harley-Davidson XR750.

Fairfield County Connecticut Car & Motorcycle Show

The high quality Fairfield County Concours held every year in Westport, CT is still looking for a few more rare and/or classic motorcycles to fill the field on Sunday, Sept 18.

Daytona Motorcycle Biketoberfest Top Ten Events in Southeast

Daytona Beach, Fla. – The Southeast Tourism Society has named Biketoberfest® as one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast for October 2011.

Help Dave Roper Ride 1911 Indian At Isle of Man TT Motorcycle Race

Last year Dave Roper approached me at American Iron Magazine with an idea of riding a 1911 Indian motorcycle racerbike at this year’s Isle of Man to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the one and only time an American motorcycle won the famed Isle of Man races.

Harley Hits The Road This Summer With Willie Nelson’s Country Throwdown

Milwaukee (May 25, 2011) – Two American icons, outlaw country music and Harley-Davidson Motor Company, launch the summer concert season this Memorial Day weekend with Willie Nelson’s Country Throwdown tour. This second annual outdoor music tour mixes some of the hottest young artists in country music with the rogue roots of Harley-Davidson and America. “Harley-Davidson […]

Motorcycle News – Doug Polen To AMA Motorcycle Hall Of Fame

The Motorcycle Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that Doug Polen, a dominant national and world champion roadracer in the late 1980s and early 1990s, will be inducted into the Motorcycle Hall of Fame as part of the 2011 American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) Legends & Champions Weekend at the Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas, Nev., Nov. 18-20.

HARLEY NEWS Harley-Davidson Museum Opens Vault

With more than 108 years of history, Harley-Davidson is bound to have some interesting pieces buried deep in its Archives. Even the most dedicated motorcycle enthusiast is in for more than a few surprises when the special summer exhibit, Collection X: Weird, Wild Wonders of the Harley-Davidson Museum, opens June 11.