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 [...]

By |2018-04-09T11:22:05+00:00January 9th, 2017|Categories: News/Events Articles, Uncategorized, V-Twin|32 Comments

J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Washington D.C. Results

Last Year’s National Champion, Jeremy Cupp, takes Freestyle Win in Washington D.C. The J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show is the nation’s largest motorcycle builder competition series featuring more than 350 motorcycles and the talents of dozens of local builders at each of the 7 Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS). These elite-level, custom motorcycle [...]

By |2017-01-25T12:12:05+00:00January 9th, 2017|Categories: News/Events Articles|Comments Off on J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Washington D.C. Results

All Star Baggers

All Star Baggers All Star Baggers is one of the leading names in the big wheel industry. Located in downtown “Deep Ellum” Dallas, they pride themselves in being able to offer individualized service to each customer ranging from custom “made to order” motorcycle builds to unique intricate paint jobs. I sat down with Art Steele [...]

By |2018-04-09T11:22:20+00:00December 14th, 2016|Categories: Bike Builds, Editorial/Commentary Articles, V-Twin|Tags: , , |4 Comments

The Greatest Motorcycle Fiesta just south of the border

There's something about going to a motorcycle rally for the first time that I liken to getting a Christmas present from that cool but a little strange uncle, you just don't know what you're going to get when you open that package, it could be cool and it could be strange. The strange part for [...]

By |2017-01-25T12:15:33+00:00December 14th, 2016|Categories: Motorcycle Rally|Tags: , , , , |11 Comments

Motorcycles in the U.S. Military

Motorcycles in the U.S. Military The military has always used modern advancements in technology to gain the advantage. In the early 1900’s, America was leading the world in motorcycle technology. So, it’s no surprise that the U.S. Military has taken advantage of the speed and agility of our favorite two-wheel machines throughout history in wartime [...]

Biltwell Lane Splitter Road Test

The Hype I’ve been eagerly awaiting the release of the Lane Splitter helmet from Biltwell since I first heard about it. I tried one on at Born Free 8 and really dug the look and how it fit. When I got the chance to do a road test on one I jumped at it. First [...]

By |2017-01-25T12:21:19+00:00October 27th, 2016|Categories: Product Information|Tags: , , , , |10 Comments

7 Things to Consider When Owning a Bike Near the Beach

Congratulations! You’ve found a stunning place to live. The scenery is postcard worthy year round and you get to take it all in on the back of your bike. Still, beach living isn’t all surf and sunshine. There are a few things you need to take into consideration when living near the beach and owning [...]

By |2017-03-09T11:41:26+00:00October 26th, 2016|Categories: Motorcycle Maintenance, The Biker Guide|Tags: , , |2 Comments

Winterizing Your Motorcycle

Winterizing Your Motorcycle If you aren't one of the lucky ones who lives in a climate where you can ride year round, you will need to store your motorcycle for the winter. You want to make sure your bike will be ready for that first spring ride, so don't just park your bike for a [...]

Bridgestone Breaks Into the American Cruiser Market with the Battlecruise H50

Bridgestone Breaks Into the American Cruiser Market with the Battlecruise H50 When choosing tires for your cruiser, you quickly learn that there’s only a few brands in the market to choose from. Bridgestone is now giving American V-twin riders more options with the launch of their Battlecruise H50. Whether you ride a Harley-Davidson, Indian, or [...]

Road Hazards to Avoid on a Motorcycle

Road Hazards to Avoid on a Motorcycle https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eL0Rtvlw8X8   When you are riding on two wheels, you have to be more aware of your surroundings than if you are driving a car. There are many hazards to look out for that could cause damage to you and your bike. 1. Gravel One of the [...]

By |2017-01-26T12:19:05+00:00October 24th, 2016|Categories: Editorial/Commentary Articles, How-To Articles|3 Comments