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Inside Indian. Making A New Motorcycle.

Making a new motorcycle. From start to finish, an art and a science.

Teutul Sr. Bankruptcy. Numerous Discrepancies In Filing Documents.

Bankruptcy documents filed by Orange County Choppers owner Paul Teutul Sr. contained “numerous” discrepancies his new lawyer told the trustee hearing his case on Wednesday. His new attorney Erica Aisner, told Trustee Krista Preuss that she is working to get up to speed on the case and provide a more accurate listing of Teutul’s personal […]

Vote Now For Indian Motorcycle’s The Wrench Build-Off Semi-Finalists

The Scout Bobber build-off is a competition for non-professional bike builders, those building for passion, not for a paycheck. In a first step 3 builders must be selected by their renderings explaining the one of a kind Scout Bobber then want to build. Winners will be selected using a combination of fan votes (until April […]

The Quail Motorcycle Gathering On May 5, 2018

On May 5, 2018, The Quail Motorcycle Gathering http://signatureevents.peninsula.com presented by GEICO Motorcycle, a Peninsula Hotels’ Signature Event, will display 300 pre- and post-war bikes along with three new classes representing revolutionary innovation and creativity in the sport of motorcycling. Event guests will discover custom builds from three generations of the iconic Ness family, an […]

Urban Scrambler

It looks like the definition of a bike’s style never stops mutating from it’s original meaning. It’s particularity true for the categories Chopper, Bobber and Scrambler. The Scrambler was originallu created for outdoor fun and in the mind of manufacturers evolved most of the time into a dual-purpose bike. Country and City?  Julian, owner of […]

Flashback. The 1957 Ducati 175 S.

The Ducati S/T were produced from 1957 to 1961. Engine is a four stroke, single cylinder, SOHC, shaft and bevel gear driven. 175.4 cc/10.7 cu inch with a 4-speed transmission. Front and rear brakes are full aluminum Drum, 180 mm front 160 mm rear. Leopoldo Tartarini’s and Giorgio Monetti’s trek around the world on a […]

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Pappy Hoel Campground Named Official Campground Of the Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally. Sturgis City Manager Daniel Ainslie stated “Our partnership with the Pappy Hoel Campground is a win – win. We all want the very best for our attendees and we are confident that those who choose to enjoy the Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally while staying at […]

Slingshot Custom Build For Singer-Songwriter Luis Fonsi

Slingshot® teamed up with Alex Vega, owner of The Auto Firm, to create a one-of-a-kind Slingshot® build for pop artist, Luis Fonsi. Check out the custom build process from start to finish & see the final reveal.

Angry Bitch. A Fun-Ready Single Sided Swingarm FXR.

Since launched in 1981 as an 1982 model, the FXR represents the Harley to do more than cruising around; a H-D for having more fun thanks to a three rubber- mounted engine limiting vibrations to the rider, and with a higher seat and foot pegs to authorize a leaner angle. Some former and current owners […]

The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show Event In Austin Has A New 2018 Location

After 4 years at Fair Market, the show will now take place at 305 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704 (Austin American Statesman building) from April 19-22. According to organizers, this not only means a better view of downtown Austin from a riverside venue, it means more bikes, shorter lines, better bars, more parking, and […]

Bandit9’s Latest L-Concept Bike

I repeat, it’s a concept bike, this one inspired by sci-fi film and comics of the past, One that will probably end being bought by un collector, a fashion house or a museum somewhere around the world. Bandit’9’s l-Concept is all-chrome minimalist designed bodywork powered by a 125cc motor housed in a turbine-like enclosure made. […]

Postcards From Warsaw, Poland Motorcycle Show

Seen In Daytona. The Gibzilla.

“I like to build things that have never been seen before because I’m not a follower. I like to build things with my own mind and it’s always a challenge to come up with something different for each bike (some extreme, some mild). I like challenges. I do all my own machining, welding, and metal […]

Pink Diamond . A Honda 750 Digger.

If you were young in the 70’s, you probably think that everything was better when you were young. Especially Choppers. A guy named Joost asked custom shop Royal Custom Works in the Netherlands to build him a motorcycle out of all the parts he had collected in the last couple of years. Little gems like […]

Stage 1 Straight Slip-On Exhaust Kit For Indian Scout

These slip-ons for Indian Scout replace the stock mufflers and produce a rumbling, throaty, more impressive exhaust note. Being less restrictive than stock they will let your engine breathe deeper, providing a quicker/crisper throttle response. They also add some style to your bike with a premium finish to your exhaust tips. MSRP $799.99. More info […]

The Goose Motorcycle By Deus Ex Machina

At Deus Ex Machina all brand stock platforms are good at cooking up very nice customs. In this case, “The Goose” is based on a 2018 Kawasaki Z900rs with a full fairing sourced at Airtec, adapted to the bike and organically leading to the final design. As a matter of fact the fairing is modeled […]

2018 Daytona Bike Week Postcards (Part 3)

((photos @ Hörst Roesler, Manfred Graf, Michel Graf, Regina Springer)

2018 Daytona Bike Week Postcards (Part 2)

((photos @ Hörst Roesler, Manfred Graf, Michel Graf, Regina Springer)

The Forged Invitational Returns To Jekyll Island, Georgia This Weekend March 16 -18

Right now the cars and bikes are traveling their way from far and wide to make it to the island by this Friday. Organisers have picked an amazing group of cars, motorcycles, and people they feel will provide a fun, learning, and entertaining experience for all involved. The Forged Invitational opens up this Friday at […]

Fast Motorcycle Industry News

Valerie Thompson, World’s Fastest Female Motorcycle Racer (304.263 mph) To Be Inducted In August 2018 Sturgis Hall Of Fame. Royal Enfield Diversifies Its Offerings With The Official Anouncement of a New Fully-Electric Model. Royal Enfield has been investing important resources into the newfound electric powertrain technology for the Indian market. Rudratej Singh, President of Royal […]

Donnie Smith Bike & Car Show Extravaganza March 24-25.

The indoor show is recognized as launching the riding season in the Midwest. Gear heads and riders will soon be coming out of hibernation to gather and meet fellow enthusiasts and friends at the 31st Annual Donnie Smith Bike & Car Show presented by Dennis Kirk. In addition to the motorcycles, cars and the largest […]

A New 24/7 Internet Channel For Bike Movies

One World Digital founded by Zach Coffman launches 24/7 Choppertown Channel on Twitch for Bikers. The 24/7 channel to feature live and recorded programming for Gearheads, such as Choppertown: the Sinners, the Jesse James Austin Speed Shop and the real-time coverage of rallies, races, and more. The Twitch.tv/Choppertown Channel features motorcycle, hot rod, racing and […]

2018 Daytona Bike Week Postcards (Part 1)

From the new Ace Cafe in Orlando to the festivities in Deland to the Volusia County Swap Meet in Daytona, to Rossmeyer’s Harley in Ormond Beach to Main Street, Beach Street and the International Speedway and the multiple bike shows, the 77th Bike Week is going on since last Thursday. No way to know how […]

2018 Daytona Bike Week. Billy Lane’s Sons Of Speed Vintage Motorcycle Races Are March 17th.

Saturday Match 17 will be a full day of “Vintageness” at the New Smyrna Beach Speedway, just south of Daytona Beach. The program is as follow. 11- a.m. Gates Open 12 a.m. Meet & Greet 1 p.m. 45” Shootout 2 p.m. Early Vintage Track Racing 3 p,m, Hot 61 Vintage Track Racing Food, drinks and […]

2018 Daytona Bike Week Shows

Antique Motorcycle Club of America Bike Show Hosted by Sunshine Chapter AMCA.  Monday March 12 at Rossmeyer Daytona Pavilion, Ormond Neach, FL. From 10am. Pre-1986 motorcycles only. Display only.  No formal judging. Show yours! Tropical Tattoo Old School Chopper Show. Thursday March 15. Old School Bikes. 20 classes. From 11 am to 4 pm. MC […]

Concert On The Road

With these Concert Audio Lids Indian Motorcycle claims that you can add an extra 100 watts of powerful, premium audio to complement the fairing speakers (except on an Indian Springfield™) and complete your motorcycle audio system. They are made of Injection Molded Rigid Plastic quick attach with easy lock lid. They install easily in place […]



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