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Sturgis. Baker’s 2nd Annual “All In To Go All-Out” Drag Days. 1st Annual Drag School.

Do you want to get arrested in Sturgis? For street racing? Sure, spending the night in jail makes for a hell of a story back home but the BAKER jailhouse spies tell us the food is not that good.  You can bypass a face-to-face meeting with the local judge by joining BAKER at the legendary […]

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David Mann Art Auction In Sturgis

Join the editors of Easyriders magazine at the world famous Buffalo Chip Campground on Wednesday, August 10th for a chance to bid on and win an original work of biker art by the late, great David Mann. David was the Norman Rockwell of the biker world, known for creating the biker lifestyle paintings in Easyriders magazine for over 30 years! […]

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A Video To Explain The New Indian Motorcycle Ride Command System

The Ride Command™ Infotainment System on 2017 Indian Chieftain And Roadmaster models is the largest, fastest, and most customizable touchscreen in the industry. Watch this overview video to learn about Ride Command, including the customizable information displays, audio settings, Bluetooth pairing , navigation, and hand controls.

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Roland Sands Design In Sturgis

The Roland Sands Design Crew doing Sturgis. The custom builder will be at the Super Hooligan racing at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip with Indian Motorcycle®, showing parts and apparel at the RSD Moto Shed at Black Hills Harley-Davidson in Rapid City, cooling off in the pool with Bell Helmets at the Pappy Hoel Campground. Wed […]

Legends Suspension Offering Demo Rides During The 76th Sturgis Rally

Legend Suspensions will be offering Demo Rides of their Legend REVO, Legend AERO and Legend AXEO suspensions at their manufacturing facility, located at 3461 Whitewood Service Road, Sturgis, SD 57785. Legend Suspensions will also be open to the public for product sales, service, and installations. Legend takes appointments via phone or email and walk-ins when […]

New Solo Seat For 2010-2016 Sportsters

This Drag solo seat will bring some added styling to your Sportster. A molded, flexible urethane foam cushion sits on a fully carpeted, 3/16” ABS thermoformed seat base for maximum comfort and scratch resistance. Available with all necessary hardware, this seat easily mounts to the center hole in the rear fender of your 10-16 XL. […]

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Harley-Davidson 2nd Quarter Results. Worldwide Sales Down 1.9%. US Sales Down 5.2%. EMEA Region + 8.2%.

This Thursday morning Harley-Davidson Inc. (HOG) reported second-quarter earnings of $280.4 million. On a per-share basis, the Milwaukee-based company said it had net income of $1.55 per share. Harley-Davidson shares have increased 11 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 index has increased 6 percent. The stock has decreased […]

Harley-Davidson Recalls 27,000 Motorcycles For Clutch Issue

Harley-Davidson Inc. is recalling 14 different 2016 models, a total of 27,232 motorycles, for a clutch issue hat could result in a crash. If a bike has been parked for an extended period of time, the clutch could malfunction with bike unexpectedly moving forward. As a warning sign, riders may notice a large amount of […]

Land speed racer Sam Wheeler Killed While Racing At Utah’s Salt Flats

Sam Wheeler, was testing his streamliner racing motorcycle at Utah’s famed Bonneville Salt Flats when his bike fish-tailed, went airborne and crashed at 200 mph falling on the cage section where he was seated. Wheeler was alive when emergency crews extracted him from the car but died from traumatic injuries at the hospital about four […]

2016 Sturgis Commemorative Painting By David Uhl

Since 2005, artist David Uhl has created each year a special piece to commemorate the Sturgis rally.  This year’s piece, titled “Badlands”, displays David’s mastery in painting a bike’s patina.  The composition and style is reminiscent of his earlier Sturgis piece called ”Once Upon a Time”. As always David’s pieces look so much nicer in […]

New Crusher Marksman & Crusader 4” Slip-Ons For Harley-Davidson Tourers

The hallmarks of Crusher® are style, sound and performance, and the new Marksman and Crusader 4” Slip-Ons deliver. Available for Harley-Davidson® Touring and Trike models, Crusher’s latest muffler offerings showcase clean laser-cut styling, commanding exhaust tones, and an all-new louvered baffle design for improved performance throughout the RPM range. Marksman and Crusader mufflers are made […]

2017 Indian Motorcycle Lineup

Indian Motorcycle®, America’s first motorcycle company, today announced its lineup of Model Year 2017 bikes. The 2017 family carries forth all 2016 models including the recently released Scout® Sixty, Indian Springfield™, and Chieftain Dark Horse® models, while featuring an array of new features, new color choices, awe-inspiring infotainment, and much more. Ride Command™ Infotainment System […]

Motus Motorcycle Brand Featured On Jay Leno’s Garage

Alabama made Motus Motorcycles, America’s only premium brand of sport-touring motorcycles with proprietary V4 engines, is announcing that their 2 models (the MST and more premium MSTR) are now featured on the Emmy-winning series “Jay Leno’s Garage” hosted by Jay Leno (watch episode below this feature) Motus founders Lee Conn and Brian Case were invited […]

Bluetooth Controller For Kuryakyn Lizard Lights

Only for those who like their bike lighted at night with an array of L.E.D color accents, Kuryakyn offers a Bluetooth Controller for its Lizard® Lights and Infinity™ L.E.D. products. The device let you cycle through and activate an array of colors from the convenience of any Bluetooth-enabled smartphone with Android or iOS operating systems. […]

Faster, Faster, Until The Thrill Of Speed Overcomes The Fear Of Death.

These words are from author, founder of the Gonzo journalism movement, counter culture icon and avid biker Hunter S. Thompson (1937-2005) They are in evidence on this awesome custom Triumph with which, no doubt, he would have fell in love for its mean look. Thompson even defined love as the feeling you get when you […]

2016 Sturgis Rally Bike Shows

Full Throttle Bike Show & Awards. August 6, 2016 – August 7, 2016. When: 12:00pm – 5:30pm. Buffalo Chip – 20622 Fort Meade Way FXR Forever Bike Show. Sunday August 7, 2016. Registration at 10:30 AM. Show starts at 12 pm. Awards presentation at 3pm. At the Sturgis Dragway 3.7 miles East of Sturgis on Hwy 34 […]

Custom Pushrod Covers For Evo, Twin Cam, Shovelhead.

In billet aluminum, in polish, chrome or black machine, a nice set of pushrod covers to detail your engine. Available for Harley Evo, Twin Cam and Shovelhead motors. MSRP 346.00 (free shipping USA) At Ken’s Factory USA 562-597-5666

Indian Motorcycle At 76th Sturgis Rally. Motorcycle Racing, American Craftsmanship, Entertainment And The All-New 2017 Lineup

For the 76th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, which formally runs August 8 – 14 in Sturgis, South Dakota Indian Motorcycle®, America’s first motorcycle company, is proud to announce its power-packed itinerary The brand that started the rally in 1938 through legendary dealer J.C. “Pappy” Hoel, is excited to offer demo rides on three diverse and […]

Thought Of The Day

    Let us realize that: the privilege to work is a gift, the power to work is a blessing, the love of work is success! David O. McKay

Maverick Air Cleaner Trim To Fit Crusher And Select Aftermarket Air Cleaners

The new Maverick Air Cleaner Trim by Crusher Performance are compatible with the Crusher’s new Street Sleeper III Air Cleaner (shown), as well as the following aftermarket kits: S&S Cycle® Stealth. Arlen Ness® Stage I Big Sucker, and Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle Stage 1. The trim is forged from premium 6061 aluminum and delivers an aggressive […]

34th Edition Of The War And Peace Revival July 19-23

Held in Kent, United Kingdom, it’s the largest and greatest celebration of military vehicles and vintage lifestyle on the planet. Displays and rides on war tanks, cars, motorcycles, planes and helicopters. Demonstrations and training on the use of WW1 and WW@ weapons. A village with shops and displays to demonstrate the important roles that women […]

Spectro Platinum Heavy Duty High Performance V-Twin Engine Oil

Heavy Duty Platinum Full Synthetic lubricant is engineered specifically for Harley® high-performance engines and other high-output V-Twin motors. It may be used in all Harley® engines,any year, without restriction, and will not void and factory warranty This oil provides smoother shifting, reduces friction, offers tremendous lubrication and provides superior protection in extreme heat conditions. Spectro […]

BAKER 6th Gear Overdrive For Your 1991-2003 Sportster

Add some fun and performance to your 1991-2003 Sportster or Buell with the BAKER XL6. This tranny provides the same as stock 2nd through 5th gear ratios but with a 6th gear overdrive providing a 511 rpm drop at 75mph. MSRP $2850. Online At BAKER Drivetrain.

Original Series “Harley And The Davidsons” On The Discovery Channel

Received from Rich Ross, President of Discovery Channel, my invitation to the premiere in Los Angeles on August 1st of “Harley And The Davidsons” The series tells the story of the birth of the iconic brand launched in 1903 by two friends from Milwaukee, William Harley and Arthur Davidson. In the series, Michael Huisman (Daario Naharis […]

“Winner Takes All” By Artist David Uhl

Artist David Uhl is almost finished with a fun, new piece that he will show during the coming Sturgis Rally. The painting has its roots in the “Daytona Duel” photo shoot. The patina on the car is amazing and the overall composition is outstanding. Featuring the lovely Paige Wyatt, “Winner Takes All” is now available in two sizes […]

Polaris Second Quarter 2016 Results. Motorcycle Sales Up 23%. ORV/Snowmobiles Down 6%.

Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) today reported second quarter net income of $71.2 million, or $1.09 per diluted share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2016 compared to $100.9 million, or $1.49 per diluted share reported in the second quarter of 2015. Sales for the second quarter of 2016 totaled $1,130.8 million, up one percent from […]



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