Archive for the 'Customs' Category

Custom Indian Scout. Dream Of Being An Off-Roader.

You can expect custom Indian Scouts to be built in all styles, from Cafe Racers to Bobbers to Board Trackers to … Off-Roaders… I am not convinced that this one has any true off-road abilities, but it rolls on military Jeep Willy tires. making it at least very different from what I have seen until […]


Motorcycle Wheels. Is Royal Blue The New Black?

Although blue wheels have been used since a long time by many custom builders, blue production wheels were almost nowhere to be found until recently. After years of black wheels with “contrast cut” polishing, it looks like blue is the new color of the day for several wheel manufacturers. Of course it will never be […]

Spectro Oils

2015 Poland “Poznan Motor Show”. The Custom Motorcycle Style Of Central Europe.

The Poznan Motor Show sponsored by Motorcycle Storehouse is Poland’s biggest automotive automotive showcase with four halls dedicated only to motorcycles, of which one is hosting the “Custom Festival” of Polish magazine “Custom”. In this country of 39 million people, there are only 7 official Harley-Davidson dealers, but there is an emergent custom scene with builders […]

Progressive Suspension

Primary Cover For Recent Triumph Models

EMD now offers the Cooler King, a cast aluminum finned primary cover for the 2001-Up Triumph Bonneville (T100), Thruxton, Scrambler, America and Speedmaster models. Developed as a collaborative effort with The Speed Merchant, the Cooler King was designed to match the style of Speed Merchant’s existing Stator Covers and Sprocket Covers for Triumph. The Cooler […]


JIMS Creates The Lift Wheel Guide

Today’s larger and heavier motorcycles, especially those with fairings, can be difficult to safely load onto a bike lift by only one person.  To solve this problem, JIMS now offers a guide to help the front wheel track into the correct position. For use with Handy lift or equivalent, this device becomes the “buddy” that […]

A Harley Street 750 Goes Off-Road

When Harley-Davidson introduced its 2 Street models (750 & 500), the maker described them as “coming from the street, born out of the custom tradition of tearing down a motorcycle to its raw, minimal essence and letting the pure rebellion inherent in the lines of the machine come screaming through”… Corporate narrative aside, it’s true […]

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Gain Rider Leg Clearance With New Harley Passenger Mini Footboard Mounts

Gain leg room with the new Passenger Mini Footboard Mount Kit (P/N 50500403 $99.95) from Harley-Davidson® Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories. This mount kit replaces the Original Equipment passenger footboards of 1993-later Harley-Davidson Touring models with more-compact footpegs or mini footboards. The passenger’s feet are moved rearward and inward to create more space between the rider […]

Custom Built Supercharged Motus MSTR

This weekend in Austin, Texas, Brian Case, the Co-founder, Design Director of MOTUS Motorcycles, is presenting at the “Handbuilt Show” a very special supercharged Motus. A short 4-week project, it started with a stock Motus MSTR Sport Tourer stripped away as much as Brian could. Then a supercharger from Procharger was added and the engine […]

Post Apocalyptic Motorcycle

Some of you are familiar with AMC’s “The Walking Dead” tv series with all episodes describing a post apocalyptic in which a band of survivors find themselves on the road, surviving day to day and trying to hold on to their shredded humanity and dwindling hope. Stripped of security and without a direction for the […]

Zipper’s Performance MaxFlow and HighFlow Premium Air Cleaner Kits Now Available And Ready to Ship

Zipper’s Premium Air Cleaner Kits for Twin Cam®​ Engines Here’s a nice power increase that’s easy to install! These USA-Made Premium Air Cleaner Kits feature internal-breather backing plates CNC-machined from solid billet for strength, performance and beauty. The included cleanable/oil-able, pleated gauze element is available in standard 2-1/4″ width or Zipper’s 5/8″ wider MaxFlow unit […]

RSD Custom Gauge Mount And Top Triple Set Up

Roland Sands Design (RSD) is Introducing the RSD Gauge Mount and Top Triple Set Up for Softail, Dyna, Sportster & 48 models. The idea is to move any stock Harley-Davidson 3-1/4” gauge from the gas tank or risers to the front of the forks. The RSD Top Triple Clamps also allow for use of standard risers […]

S&S Variable Pressure Clutch To Upgrade Your Harley Stock Clutch Without Any Modifications

S&S has a long history of making a lot of power, and a lot of stock clutches have been sacrificed to the “Gods Of Speed”. S&S has come up with a couple of economical ways to beef up your stock clutch so it can handle the power an S&S engine can throw at it. This […]

Progressive Suspension “Spring Into Spring” Promotion. Buy A Set Of 444 or 944 Series Shocks. Get A Free Set Of Progressive Rate Fork Springs (stock Or Lowered)

If you purchase a set of Progressive Suspension 444 or 944 Series Shocks between April 1st to April 30th, 2015, you will score a FREE se of their progressive rate fork springs (stock length or lowered). Click HERE for more info and fill out the redemption form to receive your FREE Set Of Fork Springs. The […]

Custom 1975 Honda CB750. Jay Leno Rode It And Loved It.

Rebuilt by Gasser Customs in the spirit of the Hot Rods & Gassers of the 1950’s & 60’s but with some modern technology.Hheavy frame mods for added strength and functionality. The engine has been bored up to an 836cc with a twin carb set-up and has various other Go Fast mods giving the ability to […]

Sudco Keihin FCR39/41 Carburetor Kits For Ducati 750/900 SuperSport, Monsters.

Keihin FCR Carburetors are acknowledged as some of the leading carburetors in 4-stroke motorcycle road racing. Sudco International offers Keihin FCR 39mm and 41mm Performance Carburetor Kits for Ducati’s popular 1992 to 2002 air-cooled L-twin Desmodromic valve engines found in the 750/900 Super Sport and 900 Monster models. The Kits include a pair of Keihin […]

The Ironhead Sportster With A Divorced Tranny

The Sportster line, the Harley-Davidson XL family, is produced continuously since 1957. The 1957-1986 Ironhead model (so named because of the cast iron cylinder heads) is a favorite of many builders into retro bikes restoration or customization. But truth is that it is not often an easy bike to work on. And if you are […]

Arlen Ness Front Brake Calipers For Indian Models

These replacement brake housings will fit 2014-up Indian models (except Scouts) and all 2010 & up Victory models (except Vision) Only front applications, available for right and left side. Available in chrome or black. Includes seals and instructions (replacement seals must be purchased separately. Made in the USA. MSRP $249.95. At Arlen Ness.

Allstate Motorcycle Chopper Story Presented By J&P Cycles Exhibit

The exhibition will be opening June 20 at National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, Iowa.The National Motorcycle Museum is assembling the first-ever exhibit comprehensively documenting the evolution of the American Custom Motorcycle; the cut-downs, bob-jobs, show bikes and choppers, from the late 1920s to the mid-’70s. Opening in June 2015, the Allstate Motorcycle Chopper Story presented […]

BDL Chain Drive Primary Kit For Softail Models Now Includes Competitor Clutch Mechanism

The popular CDC-1-90 chain drive primary kit for 1990-2006 Softail models by Belt Drives Ltd. is now sold with BDL’s Competitor Clutch. Developed for street and high performance applications the Competitor provides instantaneous and absolute transfer of power to the rear wheel with a smooth, comfortable lever. A patented 7-plate Kevlar clutch provides at least […]

Harley-Davidson Burst Collection Trim Rings for Headlamp And Auxiliary Lamps

Nail the last detail in a Dark Custom effort with the new Burst Collection Lamp Trim Rings from Harley-Davidson® Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories. Both the Burst Headlamp Trim Ring  (P/N 61400149, $139.95) and the Burst Auxiliary Lamp Trim Rings (P/N 61400255, $199.95) feature a rich, black anodized finish that is machined to expose highlights of […]

New Crusher™ Maverick 2.5˝ Slip-On Mufflers For Most Harley Models

A new set of 2.5” Slip-On Mufflers from Crusher™, the Performance Division of Küryakyn™, to intensify that classic Harley-Davidson® rumble and upgrade the styling of your Sportster® Dyna® or Softail®. Unlike many slip-ons for cruisers, the latest addition to Crusher’s flagship Maverick series of performance exhaust products preserves a lean, smooth-flowing appearance from headers through […]

Cabarello 2-Up Seat For Harley Sportster

A modern take on the Café racer seat for the Harley Sportster, but comfortable enough for two. The new Caballero 2-Up seat is offered in Classic (shown here) or Diamond stitch patterns or Faux Carbon Fiber. Classic and Diamond models feature Solar Reflective Leather in the seating area, helping keep your seat up to 25°F […]

Custom Chrome Europe 2015 Open House

A new Germany based logistics, distribution (probably the largest warehouse in Europe) and educetion center based in Grolsheim, Germany dedicated exclusively to the needs of servicing and customizing American-made V-Twin motorcycles was the pretext for a huge weekend party to which all Custom Chrome Europe dealers were invited. The event included the introduction by CCE’s […]

Nostalgia Jeep Chief Concept

Being a “young” (?) baby-boomer, I fell in love at first glance with this Jeep Chief Concept inspired by the full-size, 1970’s era Cherokee. This post to illustrate that the vintage, classic, Old School, Neo-Retro trend (and whatever name you give it) is far from over. From motorcycles to clothing to furniture and to everything. […]




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