Video: Famous Harley Motorcycle Painter David Uhl

When you see the amazing motorcycle paintings from people like David Uhl or Scott Jacobs, you have to wonder how they create their works, we at American Iron Magazine recently caught up with David Uhl in Deadwood, SD during the Sturgis Rally, just before Harley’s 115th anniversary. David allowed our Buzz Kanter to video him […]

Duty Motorcycles Throughout History

Harleys patrol and defend at home and abroad By “Panhead Jim” Mahaney Photos by “Panhead Jim” Mahaney & Harley-Davidson This full feature appeared in 2016’s American Iron Salute, which is on sale here. Throughout its history, Harley-Davidson has played a major role in helping to protect the lives of Americans. Whether on US streets or on the […]

Road Race Motorcycles and Muscle Cars Celebrated at World of Speed Motorsports Museum

Speed. Performance. Horsepower. Be it two wheels or four, these words set gearheads blood on fire. These tenets are also celebrated at a splendid motorsports museum in Wilsonville, Oregon. Walk inside the World of Speed Motorsports Museum and gratification is instant as a 700 horsepower Dodge Challenger Hellcat sits just inside the doors. The museum […]

American Iron Unleashes Chaos Cycle on 2018 Official Daytona Bike Week Build

Overseeing the customization of the Official Motorcycle of Bike Week 2018 is a task American Iron takes great pride in. We’re over-the-top excited the Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce has asked us once again to be a part of the storied project as it steams toward the 24th annual drawing during Bike Week 2018. Money […]

Rock, Rumble & Rebellion Chronicles: Jesyca J and Americade

By now most of you know we’ve been running a series of features on the 2017 Rock, Rumble & Rebellion bagger in advance of our full spread on the custom 2017 Street Glide in American Iron Magazine Issue #352. Customized by Kuryakyn, painted by Gilby’s Street Department, it reflects the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s fondness for […]

Evel Knievel Museum Now Open, Celebration Planned

Evel Knievel. The name is synonymous with motorcycle daredevil. The consummate showman, Knievel brought death-defying motorcycle jumps into living rooms across America on ABC’s Wide World of Sports long before there was any such thing as the internet or YouTube. From ramp-to-ramp jumps over cars on an XR-750 to larger-than-life theatrics against the backgrounds of […]

Blind Bob the Alligator Wins Broken Spoke Burnout Contest

File this in the “Things You See at Bike Week” category. Now, while seeing a guy in an alligator suit at the Broken Spoke during Bike Week is a peculiar enough sight, seeing him compete in the burnout contest later that night took things to the next level. After they got his buddy’s motorcycle strapped […]

Going to Daytona Bike Week – Motorcycle Packing Tips

If you are packing up your motorcycle to head down to Daytona Bike Week this week, here is a great list of suggestions and ideas on how and what to pack. TRAVEL TIPS FROM EXPERIENCED TOUR RIDERS Lightweight synthetic clothing – such as T-shirts and underwear – can be washed in a hotel sink and […]

Harley News: HOG Fourth Quarter & Full-Year 2016 Results

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 31, 2017 – Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG) fourth quarter 2016 diluted EPS increased 22.7 percent to $0.27 compared to $0.22 in the same period of 2015. In the fourth quarter of 2016, net income was $47.2 million on consolidated revenue of $1.11 billion versus net income of $42.2 million on consolidated revenue of $1.18 billion in […]

American Iron Salute: Heroes In Uniform

American Iron is proud to announce the release of a special edition publication dedicated to men and women in uniform. American Iron Salute: Heroes In Uniform is a tribute to those who serve our country as soldiers, police officers, and firefighters. American Iron Salute: Heroes In Uniform is available on newsstands today, and it features […]