Motorcycle News

AHRMA Announces 2nd Annual Handshift Shootout

Harleys vs. Indians Presented 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 […]

Harley-Davidson Named an Official OEM Partner of American Flat Track for 2019

American Flat Track and Harley-Davidson will continue their long-standing partnership for 2019. Previously the Official Motorcycle of the AFT Twins class, the American motorcycle icon will now join AFT’s existing family of partners as an Official OEM Partner of American Flat Track. “Harley-Davidson has supported the sport of American Flat Track for decades,” said Michael Lock, CEO of […]

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 Kevin 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 […]

Lost Boys Bike

2001 Harley-Davidson XR750 By Dain Gingerelli Peter Pan lives! And he rides a Harley-Davidson XR750 flat track racer–on the street. But what else would you expect from the leader of the Lost Boys? By hook or by crook, he plays by his own rules. And Peter Pan’s first rule clearly states: “Make up the rules […]

Arlen Ness RIP Ride In Peace, King of Motorcycle Customs

We are sad to announce the passing of Arlen Ness, a legend in the motorcycle industry and custom culture world. Arlen, one of the most talented and creative people in the custom motorcycle world, was also one of the most humble and generous. He grew his passion of customizing motorcycles into a business, than expanded […]

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 […]

Briar Bauman Wins 2019 American Flat Track Season Opener at Daytona TT

Indian Motorcycle Racing opened up the 2019 American Flat Track (AFT) season with a first-place finish at the Daytona TT during last week’s Daytona Bike Week festivities. Briar Bauman, in his Indian Motorcycle debut, took home the top-podium finish aboard his FTR750. The AFT opener featured plenty of high-stakes drama, with Bauman taking an early […]

Indian Motorcycle Collectibles On Sale

If you or any of your friends are into classic or antique Indian motorcycles, check this out. A full set of Indian collector cards, an Indian bandanna, Indian Motorcycle book by Buzz Kanter and 11 long out of print back issues of the award winning Indian Motorcycle Illustrated – a $100+ value for only $39.95 […]

Indian Motorcycle and Jack Daniel’s Partner Once Again on Custom Motorcycle

Take the first registered American distillery, Jack Daniel’s, and pair it with America’s oldest motorcycle manufacturer, and what you have is the makings of an indelible story (not to mention a wicked marketing campaign). American companies of reputable prestige are as popular as ever, as the masses shift to support those that have been doing […]

Harley Vs Indian Daytona American Flat Track Races

Since its inception, racing has always been at the heart of Bike Week. American Flat Track is kicking off its season March 14th with a brand new TT track at the Daytona Speedway, which for the first time will feature a combination of dirt and asphalt where the racers will be running on the front […]