Motorcycle News

Harley to Launch First Production Electric Motorcycle Within 18 Months

Four years after the debut of its LiveWire project, Harley-Davidson announced its intentions to launch a production electric motorcycle within the next 18 months. The declaration came in Harley’s final financial report of 2017. The statement reads: Harley-Davidson remains fully committed to investing in product development to inspire new riders through redefining its product in […]

Harley Sales Down, Shipments Reduced as Fourth Quarter, Full-Year 2017 Results Released

Announces Progress in Building Riders Initiates Manufacturing Optimization Expands Product Development Through Increased Investment in Electric Motorcycle Technology Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG) fourth quarter 2017 diluted EPS decreased to $0.05 from $0.27 in the fourth quarter of 2016. Fourth quarter 2017 net income was $8.3 million on consolidated revenue of $1.23 billion versus net income of […]

Harley Forecasts Fewer Motorcycles & To Shutter Kansas City Plant

Harley-Davidson Inc’s motorcycle shipments for 2017 came in at the lower end of its estimates, the company said on Tuesday, and forecast a drop in numbers for this year. For 2018, Harley-Davidson anticipates full-year motorcycle shipments to be approximately 231,000 to 236,000 motorcycles. The motorcycle maker’s net income fell to $8.31 million, or 5 cents per […]

Win The Official Motorcycle of Daytona Bike Week 2018

YOU CAN WIN IT! The crew at American Iron Magazine teamed up with Chaos Cycle and used some of the best aftermarket parts to create the Official Motorcycle of Daytona Bike Week. Based on a great Harley DynaGlide, we upgraded the suspension, brakes, bodywork and more to craft one sweet looking and running street tracker […]

Keanu Reeves and ARCH Motorcycle to Star in Squarespace Super Bowl Commercial

The hype around the Super Bowl commercials has begun. And this year, there’s at least one out there for motorcyclists to get excited about. Keanu Reeves and ARCH Motorcycle, the company he helped found with Gard Hollinger, are the stars of Squarespace’s Super Bowl spot. Arch used Squarespace to make its first website when the […]

4 Most Expensive Harleys Sold At Las Vegas Auction

American motorcycle brands sold at this auction include Big Bear, Big Dog, Brass Balls, Buell, Champion Trike,  Cushman, Excelsior, Excelsior Henderson, Exile, Flying Merkel, Harley-Davidson, Henderson, Indian, Jefferson, Marsh Metz, Merkel, Mustang, Ner A Car, Pope, Powell, Sears, Spacke, Thor, Victory and Whizzer.

Father & Son Swapmeet Project 1940 Indian Sport Scout Video

Built from various swapmeet parts, this sweet running Indian Sport Scout is featured in the new issue of the all tech American Iron Garage.

S.D. Supreme Court Ruling Positions Buffalo Chip to Become “First Town Built By Bikers For Bikers”

“Hello from the newest town in South Dakota… And likely the United States. Maybe even the entire world – Buffalo Chip, SD!” So states an announcement in Sturgis Rider News, the Buffalo Chip’s in-house publication. The announcement comes on the heels of a ruling yesterday by the South Dakota Supreme Court that reversed Circuit Court […]

New World Record! Bonhams Sells Black Lightning for Nearly $1 Million

The Jack Ehret Speed Record-Setting 1951 Vincent Black Lightning sells for nearly $1 million in Las Vegas To the sound of cheers and applause in a packed ballroom at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Bonhams – led by auctioneer Malcolm Barber – just sold the rare, original condition, British-made, Australian speed record-setting, […]

2018 The ONE Moto Show Presented by Harley-Davidson Feb. 9 -11

9 YEARS AGO, WE HOSTED THE VERY FIRST ONE MOTORCYCLE SHOW in an old abandoned warehouse near downtown Portland because we thought it’d be fun. The show was created to celebrate the old, weird, rare, custom and unconventional motorcycles that we love in a way that everyone can enjoy. We want to celebrate and give […]