Blog posts of '2016' 'July'

Klock Werks has new fenders for your Harley Dyna or FXR. Riders are buying new Harley-Davidson motorcycles to kustomize and build their own classic look, and Klock Werks is excited to offer high quality products with simple bolt-on installation that anyone can manage right in their home garage. The Klock Krew is ready to ship pre-drilled 19” Front Fenders for Dyna, FXR, and Sportsters, as well as V-Rods and many other metric applications with minimal modifications. The revival of a trend that sat on the sidelines while baggers and choppers took the stage for years is here, and your bike deserves the best of the best!
I’ve known Rhett Holley and the rest of The Butcher Chop boys going on about four years now. Their shop is located in Danville, Virginia. In fact, you may have heard of Danville but didn’t know it. Johnny Cash sang about the place in “The Wreck of The Old 97.” Danville is where Old 97 jumped off the track.
As we rapidly approach the 3rd annual Hot Bike Tour and Invitational Bike Build-Off, many people wonder what John Shope will show up with this year. Being the former Grand Champion of the 2014 and 2015 Invitational Bike Build-Off, John has yet to disappoint. John is among the few worlds’ greatest bike builders invited to enter this prestigious build-off and knows if he is going to win, he needs to step up his game. Some of the builder’s invited this year include Nick Trask of Trask Performance, Brian Klock of Klock Werks, Carey Hart of Good Ride Rally and Jesse Rooke of Rooke Customs, to name a few. Each builder invited is well-respected and will be tough to beat
Harley Revs Up for Sturgis
Harley-Davidson will roll into the historic South Dakota Black Hills region with activities planned from Aug. 6-13. Just a few of the activities making this Sturgis Motorcycle Rally one of the best yet are daily concerts, parties, free demo rides on new 2016 Harley-Davidson motorcycles, H.O.G. member special events, Harley-Davidson sponsored AMA Pro Flat Track Racing, the do-not-miss Wall of Death and a new custom motorcycle show.
2016 Harley Low Rider S First Ride Review
NEW BIKE REVIEW • by Tyler Greenblatt Photos by Riles & Nelson There’s fast, and then there’s 110” Screamin’ Eagle Dyna fast You know you’re in for a fun ride when fleet center manager Alan has to replace all the ground-down footpegs on the test bikes from the previous day’s grouping of motojournalists. I promised to take care of the fresh pegs on the new 2016 Low Rider S when my day came to ride it, unlike the local Los Angeles hooligans who had been riding that day. After about 30 seconds of riding the FXDL-S, I realized I wasn’t going to be able to keep my promise.
Endless Knuckle
Article By: Matt Reel Photos By: Kerri Schindler Originally Published In The September 2012 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine
Sturgis | Ness Named for Lifetime Achievement Award
Sturgis | Ness Named for Lifetime Achievement Award - In keeping with the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum's mission to honor those who have made a positive and significant impact on the sport and lifestyle, a special "Lifetime Achievement" award has been added to the Class of 2016 induction ceremonies. Already a Sturgis Museum Hall of Fame member circa 1992, Arlen Ness was a unanimous choice to receive the first Lifetime Achievement honors.
Born to be mild: Harley Davidson unveils its environmentally friendly bike of the future... but critics say it's quieter than a lawnmower
The Wisconsin-based company has unveiled it first electric bike Harley fans are cynical about the low-noise, low-pollution hog It is seen as a bold move, as the company is known for its big touring bikes But they are now hoping to become a leader in developing electric vehicles LiveWire bike can go 0-60mph in 4 seconds and has a range of 50 miles Engineers are hoping the bike will be able to travel 100 miles before it needs recharging The electric bike is supposedly quieter than a lawnmower The iconic American motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson has said it is dedicated to having electric powered motorbikes on the road within the next five years. The company had been touting its LiveWire e-powered concept bike for years, but only within the last couple weeks has the firm committed to a timeline on production of the pioneering vehicle. 'Harley-Davidson will produce an electric motorcycle for customers within the next five years,' writes Harley Senior Vice President of Global Demand Sean Cummings in the Milwaukee Business Journal.