Archive for October, 2013

New Harley-Davidson Sportster Cannon Mufflers Add More Power And More Aggressive But Still Friendly Tone

Recently released at the Harley-Davidson Summer Dealer Meeting, these Screamin’ Eagle® Street Cannon Mufflers (P/N 64900208 Chrome, $419.95; P/N 64900209 jet black, $459.95) boost the performance of a 2014 Harley-Davidson® Sportster® motorcycle. They are 3.25-inch high-flow mufflers matching the head pipes of all 2014 Sportster® models and are specifically tuned to deliver improved performance and […]

Breaking News. Intrust Bank Files For foreclosure On Remaining Big Dog Motorcycles Property And Sheldon Coleman Jr. Personally.

Intrust Bank started foreclosure proceedings on Sheldon Coleman Jr, personally and several of his corporate entities including the buildings where Big Dog Motorcycles was housed until its closure in 2011 and the building where BDM Performance Products, the company founded after the demise of Big Dog Motorcycles, was doing e-commerce of custom parts and gear […]

Rossmeyer’s Closing Beach Street Daytona Museum, Store And Diner

Today Thursday october 31, 2013 at 5 p.m., the Rossmeyer’s family is closing its store/museum/diner location at 290 North Beach Street in Daytona. In 1994, the building became the site of the original official Rossmeyer’s Of Daytona Harley-Davidson dealership until 2011 when it became only a Bruce Rossmeyer/Harley-Davidson museum/merchandise store with diner. The museum is […]

Happy Halloween Night

Painting by Rosson Crow. 

New Norton Motorcycles Shipped To The U.S.A. First Time In 30+ Years.

A first contingent of new Norton Commando 961 models has been shipped to the US, marking the return of the UK brand in the country after 30+ years of absence. Norton proposes three 961 models: Commando SF, Cafe Racer and Sport. To get started Norton Motorcycles USA CEO Dan Van Epps has already selected 9 US […]

Velocity’s Cafe Racer Returns November 6, 2013 For An All-New Season

Cafe Racer is an all-access look into the culture and creation of Café Racer motorcycles. The unmistakable elements of Café Bikes have made this two-wheeled subculture the home for Hollywood stars, underground builders and adrenaline junkies worldwide. Hosted by motorcycle buff, Mike Seate, each one-hour episode of the new season will now follow 2 bikes […]

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FiltroMax Universal Remote Oil Filter Mount. Guaranteed To Cool The Look Of Your Bike

FiltroMax let you installi a high-volume aftermarket oil filter on your motorcycle. The steel bracket included with the FiltroMax welds wherever you want onto your frame for custom installation, or you can hang the unit behind your bike’s side-mount license plate bracket or wherever tickles your fancy. The investment-cast, finned aluminum body gives a bit […]

Why We Ride. A Documentary Film Playing At Your Local Theater.

On October 2, 2013, I published the trailer of “Why We Ride” the new acclaimed documentary about the passion of all riders and the soul of their machines. The filmmakers just announced a creative concept in order to get the movie in the hands of the riders without the normal restrictions of Hollywood. The screening program, […]

New S&S Cycle Stealth Air Cleaner Covers

To add performance and style to your ride, S&S Cycle offers these 3 covers for their own S&S Stealth air cleaner. Similar to the existing round Bobber covers, and machined of solid billet aluminum, these stylish covers are powder coated gloss black and with machined highlights  to add details to the design. Compatible with any […]

David Uhl Is Releasing New Painting

During this coming “Lone Star Rally” (October 31st – November 3rd), David Uhl will release his new painting named “Lone Ranger”. It was inspired by the lovely Paige Wyatt from the recent Discovery Channel hit show, American Guns. David pays tribute to the rich history of the Texas Rangers, the oldest state law enforcement body in the […]

Direct replacement Spoke Wheels For Harley-Davidson Trike Models

For all the 3-wheel riders HDW (HD Wheels) started to manufacture rear spoke wheels for Harley-Davidson Trike models that will allow you to fit either motorcycle or car tires. As always, wheel looks can be customized from almost any aspect: spokes count, lacing styles, color and finishing options for spokes and rim. Bolt pattern on […]

The New Petersen Museum

Most of you heard about it. Many of you visited it in Los Angeles. It’s getting completely revitalized by Kohn Pedersen Fox and Associates. A preview.

Lumberjack. A Custom Sportster Ready For Muddy Roads.

A good name for a custom bike that a Lumberjack will not turn down. The actual work of a Lumberjack was difficult, dangerous, intermittent, low-paying, but the men built a traditional culture that celebrated strength, masculinity and confrontation with danger… Does it make you think of the life of a custom motorcycle builder? With this […]

Cole Foster Retro Inspired Grips

Of course, there are many retro style grips available for your Chopper or Bobber. But these ones are signed Cole Foster and are available in new colors you can’t find elsewhere. Black is too boring? What about Mocha or Grey Marble? They are available for 1” or 7/8” bars and come in a cool Deco […]

Harley-Davidson, Polaris, Arctic Cat. Which Company To Invest In?

Talking with my friends about the future of the motorcycle industry, very often the conversation slides to which recreational vehicle company is going to perform the best? It continues to surprise many that in this economic environment, both Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG), Polaris (NYSE: PII) and Arctic Cat also selling snowmobiles, ATV’s & UTV’s (NASDAQ: ACAT) […]

Harley-Davidson New Premium Travel-Pak Bags

They are re-shaped to specifically fit Harley-Davidson® Project RUSHMORE Tour-Pak® luggage and hard saddlebags. Handy features and deluxe materials distinguish the new Premium Travel-Pak Collection. Each Travel-Pak bag is manufactured of durable, water-resistant ballistic nylon and styled to compliment the Harley-Davidson® Premium Luggage Collection. The exterior features comfortable carrying handles, heavy-duty glove-friendly zippers, a zippered […]

BOSCH Explains The New Motorcycle Stability Control

The Motorcycle Stability Control (MSC) is a new form of technology intended to make motorcycles much more safer than when only equipped with ABS. It is conceived to prevent both wheels from slipping when the bike is leaning right or left and from righting when braking in a curve. During strong acceleration, the MSC system […]

Rick’s “Good Guys” Adjustable Clutch And Brake Levers

Rick’s Motorcycles released its first adjustable hand control levers in 2012. The new version features a slightly modified design to minimize tolerance and wear while providing the same lever force on both clutch and brake sides. Lever force can be adjusted at the easy-to-access button at the pivot point, even while riding, with levers offered […]

Metzeler To Premiere New Tires At The Metzeler Legendary Knight Event In Italy

The world premiere of the new SPORTEC™ M7 RR supersport tires and of the custom touring ME 888 MARATHON™ Ultra in a Whitewall version and new 23 inch front size will take place at the Metzeler Legendary Knight, a free open bar event that will also feature two special guest stars to launch the new products, both of whom are avid […]

More Bands, More Builders, More Stars, More Action At The Lone Star Rally! Oct 31 -Nov 3.

For the 2013 Lone Star Rally tens of thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts will roll again into Historic Galveston for 4 days of free concerts and to shop amonghundreds of vendors selling everything from the hottest new accessories and bike enhancements to leatherwear and jewelry. Rally goers will enjoy some of the coolest paint and tricked […]

Picture Of The Week. Winter Arrived In Sturgis.

South Dakota already got its winter share of snow and of storms with high winds up to 60 mph. For those who are familiar with Sturgis Lazelle Street, a recent picture of some damage at the Easyriders Saloon extension to the the ex-Broken Spoke Saloon.

Road Guard For Road Glide

I am pretty sure that most of those who will install this Road Glide grille guard will do it for looks more than for protection. But you never know what you are going to encounter on the road… They are available in 2 finishes, powder coat black or chrome. MSRP $294.95. At Trask Performance or […]

Time To Order Your Motorcycle Holiday Greeting Cards

What better way to share the holiday spirit than with these exciting Motorcycle Holiday and Greeting Cards photographed by leading motorsports and fashion photographer Jimmy “The Greek” Gianatsis for his line of Motorcycle Pinup Calendars. Choose from Christmas, Motorcycle, and “Get Well” themes, along with Greeting Cards featuring your favorite racers in World Superbike and […]

Fast Motorcycle Industry News

New York City To Spend $2.6 million On 100 Harley-Davidson Motorcycles. The NYPD began using Harleys in the late 1950s. The last Harley-Davidson purchase was in 2007, when cops bought $945,000 worth of bikes. The NYPD traditionally uses the Harley-Davidson Road King and Electra Glide, which both range from $18,000 to $24,000. The Harleys are […]

Joke Of The Week

A woman is having an affair during the day while her husband is at work. Her 9 year old son comes home unexpectedly, sees them and hides in the bedroom closet to watch. The woman’s husband also comes home. She puts her lover in the closet, not realizing that the little boy is in there already. The little […]

Surveyed Americans Fear E15 Fuel Damage

The American Petroleum Institute (API), a national trade association that represents America’s oil and natural gas industry, conducted a survey whose results show that more than three-fourths of Americans fear that E15 fuel may damage fuel system components, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. Also, more than two-thirds of those surveyed believe that using more corn […]

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