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New BBMX Pegs By Brass Balls Cycles

Quite a few companies in the motorcycle industry have been inspired by the BMX bikes to design new foot pegs. Here is a new variation called the BBMX Pegs (Brass Balla Moto X) Precision machined (it takes 1 hour of machining to cut a set) from aircraft grade 6061 T6 billet aluminum, they are lightweight […]


Las Vegas Harley-Davidson Cafe Has Closed. All Memorabilia Being Auctioned.

To be located on Las Vegas Boulevard within walking distance from major hotel and casino resorts must not be enough to do good business. The Las Vegas Cafe has closed with all memorabilia being auctioned by Las Vegas auctioned Nellis Las Vegas. The Las Vegas Harley-Davidson Café opened September 27, 1997 on the famous Las […]

Spectro Oils

Auto-Airchuck Introduced A Simplest And Safest Way To Inflate Tires.

Auto-Airchuck is introducing the most intuitive, simplest, and safest air chuck in the world. It can automatically grip and fasten the valves. All you need to do is to insert and inflate. The Auto-Airchuck team is starting the crowdfunding campaign on INDIEGOGO.

Progressive Suspension

RSD Track 2-Into-1 High Pipe By Vance & Hines For Sportster And Softail Models

To design the Track 2-into-1 High Pipe, RSD took the original Tracker Pipe and decreased the weight, improved the performance and simplified the tip. The result is an exhaust offering very high ground clearance and a very aggressive look. Inspired by an exhaust you might find on a high speed, wide-open flat track racer, these […]

Norton Motorcycles To Unveil Brand-New V4 Superbike In November

On November 16, British manufacturer Norton Motorcycles will finally unveil a production sport bike with a brand new 1200 cc V4 engine and a tubular aluminum frame, both built in-house. The new Norton V4 is based on the Isle of Man SG5 racera. This high-end model is designed, developed and built in its Donington Hall […]

74th Edition Of Italy EICMA. November 8-13.

One of the largest motorcycle events, the 2016 edition of EICMA will feature 1010 exhibitors from 38 countries, 48% of them being from outside Italy. Held in Milan at the Fiera Di Rho November 8-13 (November 8-9 are reserved for the press and the trade), the show will host many major launches and introduction, from […]

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Polaris Reports 2016 Third Quarter Results. Motorcycle Retail Sales Up High Single Digits. ORV Down High Single Digits.

Overall sales for the third quarter of 2016 totaled $1,185.1 million, down 19 percent from last year’s third quarter sales of $1,456.0 million. “Our third quarter results, while discouraging, were in line with our revised guidance and reflect our ongoing execution of the RZR® recalls and significant quality and safety improvement initiatives. During the past […]

Indian Roadmaster. Master Your Road With Mustang Comfort.

Mustang’s newest seat offers significant improvements over the stock seat on Indian’s luxury touring Roadmaster model. Stay warm but look cool with high/low dual heating controls for driver and passenger that are hidden beneath Mustang’s intricately enhanced diamond-stitched black seat cover. The driver’s 15” wide seat is 3/4” lower and 7/8” further back than the stock […]

India Mahindra Acquired UK-Based BSA Motorcycle Company

Mahindra, under Mahindra subsidiary Classic Legends Pvt Ltd. acquired 100% of UK motorcycle maker BSA. The move was a much anticipated one although Mahindra was also contemplating the acquisition of Norton. The principal activity of BSA is licensing of brands related to motorcycles. Incorporated in the UK, the company has also presence in Japan, Singapore, […]

2016 Las Vegas Bikefest Sept 29-Oct 2. Video Recap.

“Redneck Puerto Rican”. A Custom Panhead Hand Built By Bill Dodge.

If you want a custom builder who keeps it looking very simple and work very, very hard at it – because it’s the most challenging task to be accomplished – Bill Dodge name from Bling’s Cycles is evidently in your top list. If you love as much as him Knuckles, Pans and Shovels turned into […]

The Standard Motorcycle Co-Op. Come To Wrench With Them, Wherever You Are Located Around The World.

Standard Motorcycle Co. (SMC) is a community driven co-op motorcycle garage and online educational hub for DIY motorcycle enthusiasts. Not only they have opened a collaborative space for all creatives and artisans, designers and DIY builders and newcomers motivated to flex some elbow-grease, They are pioneering motorcycle education by utilizing industry experts to bring members […]

Thought For The Day

    You can’t expect your employees to exceed the expectations of your customers if you don’t exceed the employees’ expectations of management. That’s the contract.” Howard Schultz, CEO Starbucks

Bridgestone Launches First High Performance Motorcycle Tire Designed For American V-Twin Motorcycles

On Thursday in Orlando, the staff of Bridgestone Corporation invited journalists to the launch of its new line of motorcycle tires engineered exclusively to fit many popular and iconic American V-twin motorcycles. The Battlecruise H50 tire, the first of its kind from Bridgestone, expands the company’s motorcycle tire portfolio with a performance tire offering that […]

Throttle By wire Extensions To Work With Any Handlebar Change

Installing taller or wider handlebars on your Harley-Davidson bagger requires extending the throttle by wire. Barnett Clutch & Cables already offered these extensions for 2008-2015 models(except CVO/SE models). They are now also available for 2016-2017 models. No individual wires to mess with and no soldering or modifications required. They are available in lengths of of […]

Inaugural West Coast Race of the Gentlemen. Oct 15-16.

The Race of Gentlemen is an automotive carnival that celebrates American racing heritage. Last weekend, gentlemen showcased their pre-war machines, cars and motorcycles at the water’s edge on the beach of Pismo (Grover) Beach, California. This was the inaugural race on the west coast. Non stop racing (every 30 minutes, except on Sunday because of […]

Keep Quiet. BDL Enclosed Belt Primary System.

Even enclosed, your primary drive system will always be heard. But you can make it much more quiet if you go from chain to belt. Thanks to the company “Quiet Clutch”, this enclosed belt primary drive by Belt Drives Limited is as silent as possible with a much smoother operation than a chain. It is […]

Military Canvas. For Some, The New Leather…

Rooted in authentic military apparel and gear, and Hipsters preferred fabric for their backpacks, heavyweight canvas is slowly entering the motorcycle world and occasionally replacing leather for motorcycle saddlebags, seats and tools pouches. Don La Rosa from La Rosa Design now offers, in addition of its leather lineup, heavyweight cotton canvas for motorcycle saddlebags, a […]

Joke Of The Week

First Text Message From Alan to Fred, his next door neighbor. Hi Fred, This is Alan next door. I have a confession to make. I’ve been riddled with guilt these past few months and have been trying to get the courage to tell you to your face, but I am at least now telling you in […]

Maverick 2.5” Slip-Ons For Victory Octane

Owners of the the 1200 cc Victory Octane, the “modern muscle bike”, have a new choice regarding their exhaust system. The Maverick 2.5” slip-ons by Crusher were conceived for increased performance, providing hard-hitting exhaust notes and an even more aggressive styling. Crusher’s principal entry for the Victory Motorcycles segment is stated to create a proven […]

Harley-Davidson To Downsize Salaried Workforce By 5 Percent Before Year End

As reported during yesterday’s Harley-Davidson 3rd quarter results announcement, the company intends to reorganize its operations and to lighten up its workforce. The management decision is consecutive to Harley-Davidson worldwide retail motorcycle sales in the third quarter down 4.5 percent, US sales down 7.1 percent compared to the year-ago quarter, with the overall U.S. industry […]

Triumph Releases An All-New Bonneville Bobber

Yesterday in London, Triumph introduced the all-new premium custom Bonneville Bobber. Born in a bloodline of Triumph bobber customs that stretch all the way back to the 1940’s, it encapsulates the minimalist styling principles, muscular stance and purposeful engineering attitude of a genuine bobber. Stripping the Bonneville T120 back to its purest essence it delivers […]

2016 Daytona Biketoberfest. Postcards (Part 2)

A photographic report following the bikers corridor from Rossmeyer’s Destination Daytona and the Iron Horse Saloon in Ormond Beach to Daytona Main Street and Beach Street, and up to the International Speedway. In the wake of the October 6 hurricane Biketoberfest was “Matthewed” but still alive (photos @ Manfred Graf and @ Horst Roesler for […]

#001 Limited Edition Jack Daniel’s Indian Chief Vintage Motorcycle Auctioned $150,000.

The #001 2016 Limited Edition Jack Daniel’s® Indian® Chief® Vintage motorcycle auctioned at Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas on Saturday October 15 raised $150,000 for the benefit of Operation Ride Home, a program that assists active duty U.S. military personnel in traveling home to visit their families through a partnership with the Armed Services YMCA. One hundred fifty […]

Jay Leno Presents And Rides A 1912 Indian Single From The Recent Race Of The Century Cannonball

Harley-Davidson Third Quarter Results. Earnings Falls 19% In Q3 Year Over Year.

Harley-Davidson (HOG) announced earnings for third quarter that fell from last year. The company said its profit totaled $114.07 million, or $0.64 per share. This was down from $140.35 million, or $0.69 per share, in last year’s third quarter. Analysts had expected the company to earn $0.64 per share, according figures compiled by Thomson Reuters. […]



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