RC Components released the Patriot Series to commemorate the services of our military men and women. In their honor RC Components has made a commitment to contribute up to $25,000 to select Veterans Service Organizations within the next 12 months. The Patriot Series wheel lineup now features 5 clean and unique wheel designs for a […]
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It’s called skijoring. A winter sport where a person on skis is pulled by a horse, a dog or a motor vehicle. Who has more fun? This time, I say the skier.
Harley Davidson Exports From India To Europe To Be Scaled Up In 2015. Harley Davidson India, produces Street 750 and Street 500 at their manufacturing facelift in Bawal, Haryana. Of the 2 Street models, only the Street 750 is sold in India, while the Street 500 is not yet launched in India. As of now, […]
S&S Cycle Inc. welcomes a new company President, Paul Langley. Paul’s sterling qualifications include a wealth of leadership experience in the power sports industry, having held executive positions with industry mainstays, Dynojet, SuperTrapp, and Vance & Hines. He comes to S&S directly from the Motorsport Aftermarket Group (MAG), where he served as the Vice President […]
From personalization to full customization, European official Harley-Davidson dealers seem more inclined than their USA counterparts to satisfy their clientele with one-off or limited edition modified brand new Harleys. Is the reason the fact that the USA is more prone to litigation with dealers scared away by the weight of liability when modifying the models […]
Cyril Huze/Victory Magnum Sweepstakes Winner Announced In Daytona Beach Monday March 9th At 3.30 p.m.Published by Cyril Huze March 1st, 2015 in Builders, Editorial and Events.
Cyril Huze will announce the name of the winner of the Cyril Huze Post-Victory Magnum Sweepstakes and will hand him (her) over the keys at the Daytona Indian Motorcycle Dealership 290 North Beach Street, Monday March 9 at 3.30 p.m. Photo opportunity and autograph signing afterwards. Live music at the dealership by “Beau & The Burners” […]
Harley-Davidson Ends Agreement With Deeley Harley-Davidson Canada. Will Distribute Directly To Independently Owned Canadian Dealers.Published by Cyril Huze March 1st, 2015 in Builders, Editorial and Events.
Harley-Davidson will transition to a model of direct distribution to independently owned dealers in Canada by July 31, 2017, when the company’s current agreement ends with Deeley Harley-Davidson Canada, the exclusive distributor of Harley-Davidson products in Canada since 1973. The two companies are also in discussions about a possible agreement to move up the transition […]
The Buffalo Chip is one step closer to becoming the newest municipality in South Dakota. The Meade County Commission today accepted the petition presented by registered voters for incorporation. The registered voters and founding members of Buffalo Chip, SD will vote in an election to make the incorporation official on May 7, 2015. Buffalo Chip, SD may well be […]
Victory Motorcycles To Introduce The Magnum X-1 In Daytona Beach Saturday March 7th. Exclusive Party With Multi-Platinum Hard Rock Band Godsmack.Published by Cyril Huze February 27th, 2015 in Builders, Editorial and Events.
Victory Motorcycles will rock Bike Week 2015 in Daytona Beach with the newest member of its Bagger family – the Magnum X-1 – the baddest, loudest Victory Bagger yet during an exclusive party featuring multi-platinum hard rock titans Godsmack. Join Victory Saturday night, March 7 at 9:00 p.m. at The Full Moon Saloon on Daytona’s […]
“Build whatever you can imagine and make it a beautiful creation regardless of category.” With a process where he approaches each bike like a painting or sculpture and where each part is the same as a brushstroke, Max Hazan continues to surprise with each of his state-of-the-art custom creations. With for canvas a Ducati 900 […]
Good news for those who are going to attend the 2015 Sturgis 75th Anniversary Rally. No more worry and no more 20-dollar tickets for riding in South Dakota on a motorcycle equipped with ape hangers. On Tuesday February 24, 2015 Governor Dennis Daugaard signed Senate Bill 85, abolishing on July 1, 2015 the South Dakota […]
At the recent Cincinnati V-Twin Dealer Expo, Renegade Wheels launched two new wheel designs. The Newton wheel is featured here in custom Royal Blue Phantom-Cut Finish. The Newton has a machined rim edge that gives detail to the whole wheel. Custom colors are a new addition and cost an extra $200.00 per wheel and are […]
Actor, producer, hamburger franchise owner (Wahlburgers), ex Calvin Klein model and singer (Marky Mark) Mark Wahlberg was with us as brand ambassador during the Indian Scout launch in Sturgis last August. He went to the New York IMS show last January to support the Indian brand. So, it’s no surprise to learn about the launch […]
A simple design by the UK-based Muharremi brothers working after-hours under the name of Autofabrica. A custom I like to feature because it is the type of simple custom that will please youngsters looking for fun on 2 wheels for a modest budget. I think that this custom Yamaha SR250 looks very cool with its […]
The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the 2015 inductees into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame and the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame. The Sturgis Motorcycle Hall of Fame is designed to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community. […]
2014 and newer Harley-Davidson Baggers’s suspension can be improved with the new True high performance front suspension from Progressive. The suspension experts have combined their road smoothing Frequency Sensing Technology (FST) damper with a progressive rate spring to create a state of the art fork cartridge kit for the late model baggers. The way it […]
On its project LiveWire, logically, Harley-Davidson wants feedback from riders around the world . More feedback helps shape the future of its first electric motorcycle in terms of product development, of improvement, feasibility and cost of production. As the company’s “Project LiveWire™ Experience” tour expands globally in 2015 in Asia, Europe and Canada, a large […]
Thanks to its big 16” black wheels wrapped with balloon tires, under bar mounted mirrors, its slammed speedometer and low profile seat, the factory Harley Sportster XL 1200 Forty-Eight is already dripping a lot of attitude. So, customizing it can be done in only one direction. Making it the baddest looking urban brawler riding your […]
Corbin introduced a Classic Style Solo seat with a wide range of custom options for the the 2015 Indian Scout. It accepts a Corbin removable backrest for a total of 12 inches of vertical back support. The sculpted seating position gives maximized body contact and provides touring quality comfort. This neutralized seat platform offers an […]
Victory Midway Display – Check out 2015 line-up including the Victory Gunner, Magnum, and Cross Country Tour. Enter to win the 2015 Ness Custom Buffalo Chip Bike at Sturgis, and see other custom Victory bikes within the display. Victory Owners – Don’t forget to pick up your commemorative Daytona pin while you’re there. Victory Demo […]
Until we all ride electric motorcycles…the shifter peg is – with exhaust – your left shoe’s worst enemy. Although some riding boots include a special top shoe protection to avoid scuffing, others may be interested by this boot protector. A simple solution to an age old problem. Made from leather with an elasticized strap to […]
The Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce announced that for the 27th year in a row, Harley-Davidson is the official motorcycle brand sponsor of the upcoming 74th Daytona Bike Week to be held March 6 through 15, 2015. “Having an American icon like Harley-Davidson associated with our event is ideal. Their dedication to Bike Week year […]
The Street 750 was introduced by Harley-Davidson with the objective to attract a new segment of urban riders. Its “Dark Custom” aesthetics, speed screen, black front fork gaiters, all-black exhaust system and aggressive slash on the tail section predispose the bike to a Cafe Racer makeover. Surprisingly, Jimmy Goode from Kustom Kommune in Australia went […]
Worth mentioning. 100% made in the USA great performance spark plug wires a working man can afford at only $19.99 for a set. Developed by Sumax with Taylor, the Streethunder Wires feature a low resistance conductor that is wrapped in durable silicone double layer jacketing for heat protection, strength and durability.