Wet T-shirt Contest at 73rd annual Daytona Bike Week

PHOTO GALLERY: 73rd annual Daytona Bike Week

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA., MARCH 7-16—Attendees of the 73rd annual Daytona Bike Week were treated to some... 
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Bell Helmets Pit Boss

Bell Helmets Pit Boss: Perfect fit and flawless finish

I’ve got to be one of the fussiest people around when it comes to helmets. Once I find one that I’m... 
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The Feuling Crankshaft Runout Tool is used to make sure the crank runout is within spec

FXD Engine Rebuild Project Part 2: S&S Flywheels and Cams

**The following is the second of six installments on North Editor Shadow’s 2000 Harley-Davidson FXD... 
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Polaris Industries' Steve Menneto accepts the Industry Leader of the Year award from emcee Griff Allen

2014 V-Twin Expo Awards: Crème de la crème


CINCINNATI, OHIO, FEB. 8—Since the V-Twin Expo’s inception in 2001, acknowledgement is given every year for the top products and leaders in the industry. The V-Twin Expo... read story

Vance & Hines Fuelpak FP3 and Super Radius exhaust

V-Twin Expo New Products Overview: Pick of the litter

CINCINNATI, OHIO, FEB. 8-9—One might not think of Cincinnati as a desirable wintertime destination, but every year the V-Twin Expo draws dealers,... Read more »

Metalsport Wheels' new 32" designs were the talk of the 2014 V-Twin Expo

14th annual V-Twin Expo: Tricks of the trade

CINCINNATI, OHIO, FEB 8-9—The V-Twin Expo rolled into Cincinnati for its 14th year with strategic intent. Show producer Jim Betlach explained... Read more »

Nestled among the classic Packard autos were 30 motorcycles and 10 bicycles in the Motorcycles '3 for 10' exhibit

National Packard Museum’s ‘Motorcycles 3 for 10′ exhibit

WARREN, OHIO, JAN. 11—Nestled between the curvaceous fenders and wire wheels of the classic Packard motorcars that normally inhabit the National... Read more »

Riders from across the country roll out for the wide open spaces and warmth of springtime in Arizona

Arizona Bike Week’s 2014 Expansion: Desert sprawl

PHOENIX, ARIZ.—If you’re anything like the THUNDER PRESS crew and love riding into the saguaro-silhouetted sunsets of the Arizona deserts,... Read more »

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Blue Dog Diaries: Harley’s Saigon insurgency

I got a phone call last month from my old buddy and neighbor Larry Equitz, and there’s nothing unusual about... Read more »

Robert Fila

Southern Rail: Information overload

It was back in 1978 when I first mentioned to my riding buddy Blackjack that I wanted to go to Daytona. He’d... Read more »

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Bell Helmets Pit Boss: Perfect fit and flawless finish

Bell Helmets Pit Boss: Perfect fit and flawless finish


I’ve got to be one of the fussiest people around when it comes to helmets. Once I find one that I’m happy with, I tend to use it much longer than the three to five years... read story

Rogue Chopper's Scavenger Total Oil Change System

Scavenger Total Oil Change System: Dripping the puck

I’m not sure why I put off getting my hands on a Scavenger Total Oil Change System these past several... Read more »

Harley-Davidson-branded Survival Straps bracelet

Survival Straps

The mission for Survival Straps is simple: “to make high-quality gear for the general public that supports... Read more »

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Free Range: Gnarly Harley dude

He was laying on the blacktop in the scorching July sun, rivers of sweat rolling off his balding pate that created... Read more »


Bullin’ Through Life: Ode to a warrior

Howdy! Grab a chair an’ a beer! Have ya ever had a project that seemed to take forever to get started on? Yeah,... Read more »

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