Legend Suspensions is introducing AXEO high performance front-end suspensions for 2006 to 2016 Harley-Davidson Dyna FXD models, except FXDWG and FXDF models. They are available in standard 49mm models. The AXEO is claimed to provide an overall improved ride quality with a smoother and more controlled ride. AXEO eliminates front-end dive during aggressive braking and […]
Archive for September, 2016
Indian Motorcycle®,announced the general availability of the “Red Wing Shoes® Collection” for Indian Motorcycle®. This line of fine, handcrafted American motorcycle boots combines the finest leathers and quality materials with Red Wing Shoes® legendary reputation for uncompromising craftsmanship. The two legendary Minnesota-based manufacturers partnered to design and produce the line of three unique boot styles for men […]
V-Twin Motorcycle Dealer Only Auction At the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) With Participation Of Harley-Davidson Financial ServicesPublished by Cyril Huze September 30th, 2016 in Editorial and Events.
National Powersport Auctions (NPA) announced that Harley-Davidson Financial Services has agreed to participate in the V-Twin Motorcycle Auction at the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo). This dealer-only auction will be conducted live on the tradeshow floor in Orlando, Florida, on Thursday, October 13th at 3:30 pm EST. More than 100 motorcycles will go under the […]
Dirty Bird Concepts is launching a new Stampede Series Tour Pack and Rack Mount designed to fit your Chieftain, Dark Horse, Classic, Roadmaster, Springfield and Vintage Indian Motorcycle. John Shope’s recent mounting rack allows you to install a tour pack to any Indian model motorcycle (excluding the Scout). Each tour pack comes assembled with your […]
More than 400,000 motorcycle enthusiasts are expected to head to Galveston Island Nov. 3-6th for the 15th Anniversary Celebration of the Lone Star Rally. Since it’s inception in 2001, the Lone Star Rally has grown from a well attended, regional-draw bike event to one of the nation’s biggest and most exciting motorcycle rallies. Hundreds of […]
The motorcycle-racing world is mourning the loss of two promising young stars. Both died separate races this past weekend during the Santa Rosa Mile at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds. Twenty-year-old Charlotte Kainz died Sunday from injuries shortly after colliding with another racer who has only minor injuries. Kainz was a rising star who had just […]
The S&S Complete Cam Chest Kits combine all of the best components into one perfectly matched package. Kits include Cams, Outer Drive Gears (or chain tensioners) Cam Plate, Tappets, Oil Pump, Quickee Pushrod Kit and all bearings and gaskets needed for installation. Each part is designed to work with everything around it and create optimum […]
In downtown Atlanta, GA top custom builder Bryan Fuller applies his fabrication skills to everything automotive. This short film about his long time collaboration with Metzeler is a good intro to his work for those who could not know him very well. By the way, Fuller Moto who will be hosting a motorcycle ride for […]
These brilliant chrome extended caps (P/N 71500412, $24.95) from Harley-Davidson® replace the stock turn signal switch caps without re-wiring and feature a contoured thumb extension that places the left and right hand turn signal control switches in a comfortable position. Riders can easily reach and activate turn signal switches without repositioning or removing their hands […]
Only One Thing Between You And The Road. The Lightweight Wedge II Fairing For Mid-Sized Motorcycles.Published by Cyril Huze September 27th, 2016 in Accessories, Chassis and Customs.
Riders who purchased The Wedge Fairing from Blackmore Manufacturing found it to be a great addition to a mid-sized motorcycle. The frame-mounted design provides a stable ride, excellent wind protection, and storage – all in a compact package designed for a smaller motorcycle. Looking for ways to improve their product, the builders and designers of […]
Three World Class Flat Track Racers Chosen For The 2017 Indian Wrecking Crew. First Factory Racing Effort Since 1953.Published by Cyril Huze September 27th, 2016 in Builders, Editorial and Events.
Three top racers will pilot the all-new Indian Scout FTR750 race bike in historic return to racing with one goal — winning. Named after the famed Wrecking Crew of the 1940s and 1950s, the three riders will make history in 2017 as Indian Motorcycle continues its bold and aggressive return to AMA Pro Flat Track […]
AMA Pro Racing has announced the official rebranding of the all-new American Flat Track (AFT) series – formerly known as AMA Pro Flat Track. The rebranding of the series coincides with the dawn of a new era for America’s favorite motorcycle sport, which includes a restructured class system as well as a re-envisioning of the […]
Yesterday Sunday, the last day of the Motorcycle Cannonball included 101 miles, a dust storm, warm temperatures and several breakdowns. But they made it. Carlsbad, California residents rolled out the red carpet and stood cheering as 67 worn and weary riders made history on Sunday afternoon. The end of an epic journey across our great […]
Frederick Fortune is a graphic designer in the San Francisco Bay Area, a motorcycle hobbyist whose taste is vintage historic motorcycles. A professional encounter with legendary racer Larry Headricks, then his son and another chance encounter with other racing legend Joe Leonard. When listening and absorbing their racing stories, Frederick fell in love with the […]
With the collaboration of Felicia Morgan. Yesterday was the last full day of riding for the Cannonballers who are still able. There are several who no longer have the ability, including #22, Jeff Lauritsen from Nebraska. He was hit by a guy in a Dune Buggy yesterday as he was coming into Lake Havasu, Arizona. […]
Keeping lever effort to a minimum with a smoother, more progressive clutch engagement is what this Spring Conversion Kit is all about. It increases the capacity of the stock clutch with six coil springs replacing the stock diaphragm spring. The low profile lock-up billet pressure plate is specifically designed to fit under the stock primary/derby […]
In parallel to Daytona Biketoberfest, the 2016 Orlando AIMExpo at the Orange County Convention Center will be held October 13-16 (Oct 13-14 is for trade & media. October 15-16 open to the public) and is the single most important motorcycle and powersports event of its type in the US and the North America. About 500 […]
A nice small low profile spring solo seat from Drag Specialties featuring a heavy steel constructed seat base in a black finish, with an adjustable front seat hinge and two rear mount studs for your choice of springs (sold separately) Made in the USA, this seat is available in black faux alligator with black thread. […]
The New Indian Scout FTR750 Will Turn Some Demo Laps For The First Time This Weekend. Indian Motorcycle will kick off an exciting weekend at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, California this weekend with Short Track Hooligan Racing featuring the Indian Motorcycle SuperHooligan class as well as featuring the Indian Scout FTR750 that […]
For stage 12, riders arrived yesterday in Williams, Arizona. Today Friday September 23rd, they ride 232 miles to Lake Havasu City, Arizona. Ranking after the jump. The Grand finish is Sunday in Carlsbad, California.
From Mooneyes, a name synonymous with 50’s dry lake hot-rodding and with a logo now part of the history of the sport, this very inexpensive louvered air cleaner kit sold with the backing plate and its filter element. It measures 4 5/8″ wide by 2 1/4″ tall. Cover is louvered in pure hot-rod style. Backing […]
Last series of postcards from Faaker See, Austria where was held the 2016 edition of European Bike Week (photos @ H. Roesler)
With the contribution of Felicia Morgan. It’s getting real out here, folks. With just 769 miles left in this coast-to-coast pilgrimage, the gypsies are looking bedraggled. Constant night time rebuilds have taken their toll on man, machine and stockpiled parts bins. The Indian guys have begged, borrowed and shared all they have and there’s not […]
As much as most riders hate to admit it, sometimes trailering a motorcycle simply can’t be avoided. The new Custom Tie-Down Brackets from Kuryakyn® save time and worry by providing a discreet easy-to-access mounting point to securely strap down Indian® Chieftain and Roadmaster models for safe, stress-free transport. Custom tie-down brackets are laser-cut from durable […]
Designed by Fritz Cockerell with 2000 units produced in Germany from 1921 to 1925, it is considered one of the most unorthodox motorcycle for its ergonomics and mechanical features. For design, you can see by yourself. For engine a 640 cc five-cylinder radial built into the front wheel. No clutch or tranny. To start it […]
Jody Perewitz took her all new 120”, turbo charged V-Twin down the salts in blistering fashion. Initially she and her team worked speeds up to 200 mph. Then Jody made a first run of 199 mph which was backed up with a 206 mph one. Later she hit the mile at 202 and exited at […]