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Builder Championship Of The Americas In Columbus, Ohio. Time To Register.

Registration is open for the Championship of the Americas in Columbus, Ohio September 21st thru the 24th 2017. Just go to AIMExpo Championship Rules And Registration Page. This Championship of the Americas is the most prestigious show in North America when it comes to the world custom bike building scene. It is the only official […]

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The Adventures Of Sparky And Clutch. Episode 10.

HitMan Slip-Ons By Magnaflow For Harley-Davidson Tourers

American exhaust manufacturer Magnaflow lists the features and benefits of these Hitman Slip-Ons new offering as not only adding extra style to your tourer but also as being a true bolt-on dynamic performance improvement to your bike. For 95-16 and 17-up Harley touring bikes. Other benefits include. A very rich, thundering bass sound quality. 4½” […]

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Joke Of The Week

A Tennessee couple, Dave and Rebecca Kosmitis, both bona fide rednecks, had 9 children. They went to the doctor to see about getting Dave “fixed:”. The doctor gladly started the required procedure and asked them what finally made them make the decision. Why, after 9 children, would you choose to do this? Dave replied that they […]

All Of Erik Buell Racing In Liquidation Again Beginning June 7.

I am not sure if the saga of American motorcycle sport company EBR which produced street and racing motorcycles, is going to end on June 7, or will continue under a new form/ownership that nobody in the industry can predict. The only thing we know for sure is that EBR shut down beginning of the […]

An Excellent Custom Moto Guzzi By Tom Dixon Named Tomoto During Milan Design Week.

At the show, Tom Dixon’s massive Multiplex exhibition – a showcase of his designs – presented the Tomoto motorcycle. It features what many like, ultimate simplicity, raw aluminum, patterned covers and wheels and of course his signature lamp/headlight. A short video about his love for the Moto Guzzi motorcycles still made in the same factory […]

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10-Gauge Fender Struts For Scout

Fender Struts are only struts, but Indian Scout owners can get some billet aluminum ones utilizing the factory rear fender mounting locations. Great to replace the unfinished hardware on each side. Sold in pair with chrome hardware included. Black $259.95 Chrome $279.95. Arlen Ness.

Burt Munro 50th Anniversary World Speed Record Celebrated This Year In Bonneville By Burt’s Great Nephew Lee Racing A Current Day Indian Scout Streamliner

Fifty years ago a motorcyclist from New Zealand entered the record books in a never-to-be-forgotten moment on the Bonneville Salt Flats on his Indian Scout Streamliner. Celebrated in the featured film, “The World’s Fastest Indian,” Burt Munro transcends motorcycling and is an icon for pushing personal boundaries and rising above conventional limitations. To commemorate Burt’s […]

Harley-Davidson Building A Factory In Thailand To Serve Its International Customers. United Steelworkers (USW) Strongly Condemns.

The Milwaukee-based company said that this new factory will not affect its U.S. operations. “Asia Pacific is a growth market for Harley-Davidson because of its expanding economy, growing middle class, positive consumer spending trends and increasing market demand for larger motorcycle sales,” a spokesman for the company said. But United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo […]

Watch Out For Motorcycles Before Changing Lane

On a four-lane LA freeway a Toyota pulls across into the lane reserved to carpool vehicles and motorcycles. A Harley biker has no time to stop and smashes straight into the back of the car. As he hits the car he moans: “Oh f**k” and is thrown on to the moving vehicle. He posted this […]

New Paint Color Options For New Indian Chieftain Limited

Indian Motorcycle announced an expanded range of paint color options for the new Chieftain Limited, the fastest-selling bagger in Indian Motorcycle history launched April 4, 2017. The new options are: Silver Smoke, Wildfire Red over Thunder Black, White Smoke, and Star Silver over Thunder Black. .At the same price point of $24,499. The will be available […]

Solid Brass Tips For Drag Pipes

To complete an old school style, these solid brass exhaust tips are available either for 1 3/4” and 2” diameter pipes in short or long curve design. Easy to install in minutes by sliding the tips inside your pipes then drilling a small holes through them for securing them together with a small screw. Models […]

The Original Exhaust Wrap Protection

Design Engineering Inc. specializes in heat and sound protection for every powersport application. DEI premium exhaust wraps are designed to keep heat contained within the metal pipes of the exhaust system. This keeps the heat expanded longer increasing the velocity of gas flow out of the exhaust header and exhaust system mufflers. Wrapping your header […]

The Motorcycle Community Mourns The Loss Of Nicky Hayden

Former MotoGP world champion Nicky Hayden died in hospital on Monday, five days after he was hit by a car while training on his bicycle. Hayden was training on the Rimini coast following a motorcycle race at nearby Imola. He was 35. Hayden won the MotoGP title in 2006, finishing narrowly ahead of Italian great […]

Hipster Chic Forty-Eight Sportster

Continuously produced since 1957, the Sportster, with all its successive models under the product code XL, may be one of the truest representation of Harley’s DNA. Easy to handle light bikes, with attitude and able to race against the best brands with very few modifications. Far from the “beginner” bike image that some try to […]

Custom Diamond Pattern Sportster Gas Tank

Looking for old school motorcycle styling with a different twist? This diamond-pattern TIG-welded steel construction gas tank may be your ticket to a quite unique retro look. Measuring approximately 23” with a 3” deep deep tunnel, this gas tank holds 3 gallons of fuel and will work great for both carbureted and fuel injected 2004-2017 […]

“Moby Dick” Brough Superior SS100 Is Back To Auction

Kmown as one of the most valuable motorcycles in the world, the Brough Superior SS100. nicknamed in 1931 “Moby Dick” by UK Motor Cycling is going again to auction in Italy on May 27. The SS100 was proclaimed as “the fastest privately owned machine in the world” at that time. At its last auction the […]

Grand opening Weekend For The First Ace Cafe In the USA. Cool Cars And Hot Bikes, Charity Ride, Motorcycle Raffle, Special Guests, Free Rock ‘n Roll concert And More

The Ace Cafe Orlando officially opened its doors to the public on Friday May 18 at 7:00 a.m to enjoy an action-packed weekend of festivities at the 35,000-square-foot motor-centric dining, entertainment and retail destination. North America’s newest home for all who share the passion for speed, thrills and rock ‘n roll is waiving the green […]

The Adventures Of Sparky And Clutch. Episode 9. The First Breakdown (Part 3)

Electric Motorcycles. How Should They Sound?

All major brands have spent the last decade focused on bridging the generation gap between loyal boomer customers and new millennial fans by offering customized bikes like the Harley “Dark Customs” line up. More or less successful at it, at least they have proved that they can grow simultaneously in multiple generational directions . And because […]

In Memory Of Client And Friend Paul Gren 1964-2017

“About 10 years ago, Cyril created the bike you see here for a man who became a great friend to me. We met after the bike was delivered to Paul Gren, here in Longwood, Florida. There were some teething pains, and Cyril asked if we could sort them out for Paul, which we did. The […]

Harley-Davidson And Wounded Warrior Project Surprise Veteran With New Bike To Launch Mission “Thank you”

Harley-Davidson has teamed up with Adam Sandoval – the founder of ScootinAmerica, an initiative that focuses on giving back to our military members – to launch MISSION: “THANK YOU”. MISSION” “THANK YOU” launched at San Diego Harley-Davidson yesterday morning. Harley-Davidson and Sandoval worked with Wounded Warrior Project to honor a WWP alumnus and veteran from […]

Precision Accents And Covers All Over Your Harley Milwaukee-Eight Engine

Kuryakyn introduces the first complete line of bolt-on engine covers designed exclusively for Milwaukee-Eight models. The Precision line of accents and covers showcases modern and muscular designs to emulate internal movements of the engine and transmission. “Historically we designed our engine chrome components to be used together,” said Kenny Ladoucer, Kuryakyn category manager. “If you […]

2016 National Motorcycle Thefts Up 2%. California Leading For Stolen Motorcycles.

The Annual Theft Report from the National Insurance Crime Bureau )NICB) shows the number of bike stolen rose 2% nationally in 2016. A total of 46,467 motorcycles were reported stolen, up from 45,555 in 2015.The largest number per State disappeared in California, where 7,506 motorcycles were reported stolen compared with 4,482 stolen in Florida and […]

Indian Moto Parts 2014-Up Horn / Coil Cover

For those not attached to keeping their Indian motorcycle genuine and into “decoration”, the new Indian Moto Parts Horn / Coil Cover is the newest addition to a line of accessories with a piece of nostalgia for the new generation of Indians. This direct replacement for the stock cover on Indian Chief big twins 2014 and […]

The Watercolors Of David Uhl. Exhibition “American Realism. A Survey” In New York City.

I am lucky enough to know most of the best motorcycle artists around this world and I must say that very few have such artistic ability and sincerity as David Uhl when he expresses his love for vintage motorcycles through oil on canvas paintings. But as well known as he can be among his fellow […]



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