Motorcycle News

Wiley X Reminds Americans to Focus on True Meaning and Spirit of Veterans Day

Veteran Founded Company Has Protected the Vision of Soldiers, Bikers and Law Enforcement For Three Decades Eyewear innovator Wiley X, Inc. is celebrating 30 years of protecting the vision of America’s soldiers around the world. So, it should come as little surprise that Veterans Day has always been a special holiday to the Livermore, California-based […]

ARCH Motorcycle Unveils 2018 KRGT-1, ARCH 1s and ARCH Method 143 at EICMA

Last time we popped in to ARCH Motorcycle Gard Hollinger said the company had a new model in the works. Turns out Ryan Boyd and the ARCH engineering team have been busier than we thought as it unveiled a triad of motorcycles at EICMA today, the 2018 KRGT-1, ARCH 1s, and ARCH Method 143. No […]

Harley’s Latest Softail Built for Sporty Touring: 2018 Harley Sport Glide First Look

NEW HARLEY-DAVIDSON SPORT GLIDE MELDS STREET-CARVING AGILITY WITH LONG-HAUL CAPABILITY All-New Softail Chassis and Milwaukee-Eight 107 Engine Deliver a Dynamic Riding Experience The new Harley-Davidson Sport Glide motorcycle is a quick-change artist, an aggressive factory-custom cruiser outfitted with a detachable fairing and saddlebags ideally suited for touring, cruising or commuting. The versatile 2018 Sport Glide […]

2018 Harley Sport Glide Specs

ENGINE Engine: Milwaukee-Eight 107 Engine Valves: Pushrod-operated, overhead valves with hydraulic, self-adjusting lifters; four valves per cylinder Bore x Stroke: 3.937 in. x 4.375 in. (100 mm x 111 mm) Displacement: 107 cu. in. (1746 cc) Compression Ratio: 10.0:1 Fuel System: Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI) Air Cleaner: 8.5 in. round, radial bolt cover […]

Indian Motorcycle Honors “Wrecking Crew” at EICMA with Wicked Scout FTR1200 Custom

Scout FTR1200 Custom to go on World Tour to Expand Indian Motorcycle’s Reach to New Audiences Indian Motorcycle today recognized its championship-winning American Flat Track race team, the Wrecking Crew, with a custom-built Scout FTR1200 street bike. The Scout FTR1200 Custom takes inspiration from the Scout FTR750’s purpose-built flat track race bike that Indian’s “Wrecking […]

AFT Bolsters Management Team with New Members

With an amazingly successful 2017 racing season behind it and the promise of more intense action, event popularity and dirt track growth for 2018, American Flat Track has bolstered its communication and event promotion efforts with key hires. Longtime motojournalist, racer and industry insider Mitch Boehm has been named Communications Director, effective immediately, while motorsports […]

Federal Highway Administration Appoints Motorcyclist Advisory Council

AMA’s Mike Sayre to chair 10-member group The Federal Highway Administration has appointed 10 members to the Motorcyclist Advisory Council, which will advise the agency director on infrastructure issues affecting motorcycle riders. Mike Sayre, AMA government relations manager for on-highway issues, has been named chair of the council. “This is an important step toward ensuring […]

Sons of Speed Antique Motorcycle Races to Expand In 2018

Check out this very short video, below, to give you some idea of the power, speed and fun these nearly 100 year old antique racers produce. And this was just practice!

Third Sons Of Speed’s Race Thrills During Daytona Biketoberfest

Familiar Face Takes Checkered Flag Billy Lane’s thrilling Sons of Speed boardtrack motorcycle race had its third running on Saturday, October 21, during the 25th Chrome Anniversary of Daytona Beach Biketoberfest. The race featured 14 daredevil motorcycle racers who took to the half-mile banked track at New Smyrna Speedway in Daytona Beach. Top honors went […]

2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Set for July 6-8

The American Motorcyclist Association has announced that next year’s premier celebration of vintage motorcycling, AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, will be July 6-8, 2018, at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. “AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days is one of the top motorcycling events in the country that brings motorcyclists together around racing, bike shows, history, recreational […]