Keeping The World On 2 Wheels

  John Parham, the founder of J&P Cycles passed away on April 20, 2017, after a long battle with pulmonary fibrosis.  He was 62 years old. Together with his wife Jill, John Parham turned his passion for riding into a business and created J&P Cycles in 1979 and thus helped thousands of motorcyclists worldwide enjoy [...]

2017-04-24T14:59:43+00:00 By |Uncategorized|224 Comments

Nelson-Rigg CTB-1000 King Roller Bag Set Review

The Lowdown Over the winter, I picked up the Nelson-Rigg CTB 1000 King Roller Bag and top bag, to replace my busted tour pack. I didn’t get to use the set much until my ride from Ft. Worth to Daytona for Bike Week, but I did check out the features while I had the bag [...]

2017-04-10T12:17:03+00:00 By |Product Information, Reviews|Comments Off on Nelson-Rigg CTB-1000 King Roller Bag Set Review

76th Annual Daytona Bike Week

The 76th annual Daytona Bike Week started off with a bang with bikes, brews, and babes. Unfortunately the weather did not agree early on in the week but the rally still went on despite the rain and cold weather. From the Daytona International Speedway to Ormond Beach to Main Street the rally went on strong. [...]

9 Things To Do At Daytona Bike Week

Even though there are many rallies across this great country of ours, when you hear someone say “Bike Week”, Daytona is the one that comes to mind more often than not. With 2017 being the 76th year of the rally, the amount of activities has increased to the point of sensory overload. With so many [...]

2017-03-09T11:14:57+00:00 By |Motorcycle Rally, News/Events Articles|Comments Off on 9 Things To Do At Daytona Bike Week

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 [...]