Motorcycle News

Recall of Avon Cobra Chrome Tires

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has released recall information that reveals that Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd. (Cooper Europe) is recalling certain Avon Cobra Chrome motorcycle tires, size 240/50R16, manufactured April 8, 2018, through June 1, 2019 (DOT date codes 1418-2119). The innerliner gauge may be too thin, possibly resulting in a […]

Harley-Davidson Launches Major Support for AFT Production Twins in 2020

Harley-Davidson announced today a major increase in their support of American Flat Track’s AFT Production Twins class. For the first time ever, authorized Harley-Davidson dealerships will now have the race-proven XG750R available for purchase, ensuring that more competitors will field these race-winning machines during the 2020 American Flat Track season. To support the racing efforts […]

Memories are Meant to be Shared!

The Memories section of American Iron Magazine is back by popular demand from readers nostalgic for, well, nostalgia. But we can’t run it if we don’t have the needed material from you, our loyal readers. If you would like to showcase old school motorcycling exploits of yourself, a relative, a friend, or anyone else, then […]

The Ultimate Indian Challenger Test Ride

As you probably heard, Indian Motorcycle recently disrupted the motorcycle industry with the announcement of its all-new Challenger – a class-leading, liquid-cooled, fixed-fairing American bagger. Now test ride demos are all well and good. But you’re not going to get a sense of what a bike like the Challenger can do – a bike made […]

Flat Track Futures: Introducing the Next Generation

The inaugural Flat Track Futures Dunlop Florida Fall Classic took place over the weekend of October 19th at Volusia Speedway Park and featured 12 AMA-sanctioned classes running on one of the fastest half miles in the country, coinciding with Daytona Biketoberfest. The goal of Flat Track Futures is simple: Produce the future generation of top […]

Harley’s Adventure and Streetfighter Models Debut with All-New Revolution Max Engines

Displayed for the first time publicly at EICMA in Milan, Harley-Davidson® is showcasing two all-new middleweight motorcycles, including the release of information surrounding the latest signature Harley-Davidson® V-Twin engine – the Revolution® Max. The powerful all-new 60-degree V-Twin has been designed for a new range of Harley-Davidson motorcycles in two different guises – 1250cc in […]

Wheels Through Time Offering ’36 Knucklehead

Wheels Through Time Museum is gearing up for one of their best days of the year: Raffle day! This upcoming Saturday, November 9th, one lucky winner will be taking home a beautiful 1936 Harley-Davidson Knucklehead, with the second prize winner taking home $10,000 and the third prize winner $5,000. In addition, until November 9th comes, […]

The All New Indian Challenger Makes its Debut

The bar for American touring motorcycles has officially been elevated. Indian Motorcycle has redefined the American bagger with its introduction of the 2020 Indian Challenger – a striking combination of American muscle, next-level technology, and premium comfort to deliver a truly high performance, fully loaded bagger. It all starts with the all-new Indian PowerPlus engine, […]

Indian Motorcycle Magazine – Classic & Current?

Years ago, TAM Communications (publisher of American Iron Magazine) used to publish a very popular magazine called Indian Motorcycle Illustrated. This was before the Indian Motorcycle brand was resurrected, so it focused on classic Indian motorcycles built in 1953 or earlier, and their history. Back issues of the old Indian Motorcycle Illustrated are still sold […]

The One Motorcycle Show: Can’t-Miss Pacific Northwest Two-Wheel Celebration

The One Motorcycle Show has been around for 10 years now. It’s been one whole decade of wild, rare, custom, and classic builds that they’ve discovered and provided to the public in beautiful warehouse spaces all over Portland, Oregon, each and every year. Here’s a recap of this year’s 2019 10th Annual Show. And don’t […]