10 Things I Hate About My Harley

After riding motorcycles for over 30 years I recently decided to buy a Harley... I have to say, many of my friends and family were floored. I come from a performance background and buying a Harley is something I simply never considered. Over the years I have established a reputation poking fun of those Harley [...]

Dunlop Roadsmart III Motorcycle Tire Review

Dunlop Roadsmart III: Performance touring is born. Less Wear: Works Better for Longer. More Where: Ride Thousands More Miles. Dunlop claims that the all new Dunlop Roadsmart III touring tire is unlike any other touring tire on the market. Every once in a while, a product comes along that redefines a category. Call it Performance [...]

2017-02-27T08:32:49+00:00 By |Reviews|7 Comments

Plan a Visit to the National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, IA

Nestled in the rolling hills of eastern Iowa is the finest collection of American motorcycle history; The National Motorcycle Museum. Right in the heart of America and open every day, the National Motorcycle Museum is a common destination for motorcycle riders of all calibers. Founded in 1989 by people who simply love motorcycles with the [...]

2017-03-09T11:22:22+00:00 By |News/Events Articles|Comments Off on Plan a Visit to the National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, IA

A New King: Nick Beaulieu Crowned King of the Custom Motorcycle Builders

The 2016-2017 season marked the 8th annual J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show. Each year the industry leading custom motorcycle builders in the U.S.A. bring their best creative designs and concepts for a chance to be crowned King of the Custom Motorcycle Builders. With seven rounds and over 350 entries, the J&P Cycles Ultimate [...]

J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Crowns ‘King of the Builders’ at its Championship Round at the Progressive® International Motorcycle Show in Chicago

Winners of all categories including Freestyle, Modified Custom, Modified Harley-Davidson, and Modified Retro, also announced Santa Monica, Calif. (February 12, 2017) – The 8th annual J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show (UBCBS), today crowned its 2017 “King of the Builders” at the Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS) in Chicago, the motorsports industry's most powerful [...]

2017-02-17T13:04:45+00:00 By |News/Events Articles|Comments Off on J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Crowns ‘King of the Builders’ at its Championship Round at the Progressive® International Motorcycle Show in Chicago

How to Build a Harley-Davidson Sportster Tracker on a $2,000 Budget

How to Build a Harley-Davidson Sportster Tracker on a $2,000 Budget The reviving popularity of hooligan flat track racing has sparked enthusiasm for customizing Harley Davidson Sportsters by converting them into dual-sport trackers and scramblers. Lines continue to blur what once clearly separated motorcycles into standard classifications. Customizers want to push the limits of what [...]

Six Great Jumps on a Harley-Davidson

Six Great Jumps on a Harley-Davidson Since the invention of the motorcycle, daredevils have pushed the limits of what can be done on two wheels. From the early days of the notorious Motordrome aka “Murderdrome,” to the modern day Isle of Man TT, the most fearless adrenaline junkies have turned to the motorcycle to satisfy [...]

J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Dallas, TX Results

Kyle Shorey of Speed Foundry takes Freestyle win in Dallas at 2017 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Enthusiasts packed the Dallas edition of the 2017 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show and were treated to an excellent variety of customs. On Friday night J&P Cycles hosted a reception for the builders at [...]

2017-01-26T11:32:16+00:00 By |News/Events Articles|Comments Off on J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Dallas, TX Results

How to Customize Your Motorcycle

Motorcycle enthusiasts love to express individual style through customization. American V-Twin motorcycles like Harley Davidsons are fun to customize, because they can take on so many different looks. Serious riders like to get highest possible performance out of their motorcycle by replacing stock parts with quality aftermarket parts. J&P Cycles has a large variety of [...]

Polaris Is Shutting Down Victory Motorcycles

Victory. Defeat. Polaris Industries Inc. announced today that it will begin shutting down the Victory Motorcycles brand. After struggling to be successful while faced with the pressures of a challenging motorcycle market, Victory has admitted defeat. During the process of winding down Victory, Polaris will provide assistance to dealers to sell through existing inventories. Polaris [...]