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2016 Cannonball Race Of The Century. Stage 15 And Final Results.

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 […]


Tribute To Legendary Dirt Track Racer Joe Leonard. A Restored 1949 Harley WR/WRTT

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 […]

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2016 Cannonball Race Of The Century. Stage 14 Results.

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. […]

Progressive Suspension

Spring Conversion Kit For Harley Models 1998-2016

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 […]

Discount Tickets To The Custom Culture At The Orlando AIMExpo (October 13-16)

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 […]

Faux Alligator Low Profile Spring Solo Seat. Only $99.95.

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. […]

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Fast Motorcycle Industry News

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 […]

2016 Cannonball Race Of The Century. Stage 12 Results.

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.

Mooneyes Louvered Air Cleaner for Harley CV And S&S Super E/G & CV Carburetors

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 […]

2016 European Bike Week At Lake Faak, Austria. September 6-11 (Part 2)

Last series of postcards from Faaker See, Austria where was held the 2016 edition of European Bike Week (photos @ H. Roesler)

2016 Cannonball Race Of The Century. Stage 11 Results.

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 […]

Custom Tie-Down Brackets For Indian Chieftain And Roadmaster

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 […]

Flashback. 1921 Megola 640CC Touring Motorcycle.

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 Runs An Exit Pass At 211 MPH At Bonneville Salts

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 […]

2016 Cannonball Race Of The Century. Stage 10 Results.

After 9 days on the road, the Motorcycle Cannonball riders were staring down what they considered the most crucial day of the 16-day run. Realizing the altitude could effect riders as much as the steep inclines would affect the engines had crews and pilots concerned as they hit the road for the 264-mile day into […]

All New Low Cost Sport Performance 490 Series Shocks By Progressive Suspension

A true sport performance shock at heart with an unbelievable low cost, the new 490 Sport Series Shocks feature a high-pressure mono tube with deflective disc damping technology,hand threaded preload and a rebound adjustment to dial in the ride. This technology coupled with a linear rate spring allow for consistent feel through the damper stroke […]

Harley-Davidson Sues Forever 21 For Trademark Violation

Milwaukee-based Harley-Davidson Inc. is suing Los Angeles-based Forever 21 for trademark infringement after the retailer allegedly sold motorcycle-style jackets with a counterfeit of Harley’s iconic bar and shield logo. The suit argues that Forever 21 used the logo “in unauthorized way that falsely suggest and are likely to create the mistaken impression that Forever 21 and/or […]

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride. Classic Vintage Style Motorcycling Event And Charity Ride. Sunday September 25, 2016

Since 2013, this international event of classic and vintage styled motorcycles is that raising awareness and funds for the “November Foundation’s” men’s health programs. On Sunday September 25th, more than 50,000 dapper riders in over 500 cities across 90 countries will unite for the world’s largest motorcycling charity event. The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride was founded in […]

Are You Kicking?

If yes, you may have experienced this issue. After un certain time, most kicker arms flop back to the kick position when you ride. The Nash Swift Kick, originally developed and patented by John Grant, prevents this common problem. The solution comes rare earth magnets that hold the kick pedal in place when in the […]

2016 Cannonball Race Of The Century. Stage 9 Results.

With the contribution of Felicia Morgan. A thick fog enshrouded the starting line for the Motorcycle Cannonball on Monday morning, the 9th day into the a 16 day trek across these great United States. Riders were anxious to hit the road after the day off and were milling about when out of the dampness stepped […]

New Women’s Harley-Davidson Scroll Skull Hooded Henley

Enjoy a worn, laid-back vibe in the new Women’s Scroll Skull Hooded Henley (P/N 99131-17VW, $60.00*), a long-sleeve top from the Harley-Davidson®. This waffle-knit cotton/poly blend top features studded neck lacing for an unexpected accent on the placket. Distressed printed graphics adorn the sleeves and left chest, while a printed skull graphic with mixed stud […]

LC Speedster. The Custom That Jeremy Cupp Didn’t Really Want To Build. Until…

When you belong to the 6th generation of a family who made a living in metal working, there is no doubt that you take pride in the quality of craftsmanship of a gone by era. As Jeremy Cupp from LC Fabrications says “I only care about the feeling of a job well done, building only […]

2016 Cannonball Race Of The Century. Stage 8 Results.

(with the contribution of Felicia Morgan) Nobody on the Cannonball ever wakes up and says, “You know, I think I’ll call in sick today.” Even when it rains; which it has. Or when it’s hot; which it has been and will be again. Or when the horizon seems unobtainable since, well, that is the best […]

Turn Heads Turn Signals

They will look great on both old, modern and high tech style bikes. Housing is CNC machined from billet aluminum or solid brass. Inside, each turn signal is fitted with 6 high brightness LED’s. Easy to bolt-on to factory or custom bikes. Offered in brass, satin, polished, black nodded, black anodized with polished bezel, polished […]

Fender Tips For Your Indian Scout

The 2-piece Front Fender Tip Set (Part #N7048, $144.95) is made to mount to the front and to the back of the front fender. The Cast Rear Fender Tip (Part #N7049, $89.95) is made to mount to the back of the rear fender. For more information contact National Cycle Inc. at 877-WSCREEN OR 708-343-0400 or […]

2016 Cannonball Race Of The Century. Stage 7 Results.

Friday’s ride out of Missouri included a trip along Historic Route 66 through small rural communities nestled between corn and soybean crops/ Then riders found themselves in the midst of a deluge. Again. For the seventh day on the road, 71 Cannonball warriors took to the field and charged headlong into the wind, rain, thunder […]




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