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THE MYSTERIOUS BIKERNET WEEKLY NEWS for February 16, 2017 Strange News from the Capitol, Paughco, Petersen Museum, Sturgis Museum, India, Lindby, Dolly Parton, MRF, EPA, and mo’ By Bandit, Bob T, Rogue, Sidehack Jerry, Uncle Monkey and the rest of the Bikernet crew 2/16/2017
MILWAUKEE (Feb. 9, 2017) – Swapping chrome for black and powered by the muscular Milwaukee-Eight™ 107 engine, the new Road King Special motorcycle pushes Harley-Davidson’s touring line in a dramatic new styling direction, expressing a contemporary perspective on the classic Road King model. “The Road King Special pounds down the boulevard like a gleaming locomotive […]
Perfect News from Mama Tried, Hand Built, Harley, S&S, Rogue, the Government, Texas, Trikes, Baggers, LowBrow, Cycle Source and Speedy Valerie Thompson By Bandit, Bob T, Rogue, Tony Pan Sanfelipo, Buckshot, Uncle Monkey and the rest of the Bikernet crew. Check it out for yourself! www.bikernet.com
Fort Worth, TX (January 9, 2017) – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE If you’re looking for a jacket that offers plenty of function and style, take a look at the Black Brand Compression jacket. Made from top-grain leather with an asymmetric leather racing stripe overlay, this sleek jacket offers plenty of hidden pockets and vents to give […]
ATLANTA (January 10, 2017) – The final sales numbers for December are in and we have some incredible news to announce: 2016 will officially go down in the record books as the best year of retail sales for Triumph Dealers in North America in Hinckley Triumph history! For the month of December, Triumph dealers literally […]
Evel Knievel’s 1972 Harley Davidson XR750 will again fly as Doug Danger fearlessly pilots it over a 120-foot pit filled with venomous prairie rattlers. EVEL Sturgis, SD (January 5, 2017) – An already crazy attempt by stuntman Doug Danger to make an underpowered vintage motorcycle sail 120 feet through the air across the Buffalo Chip […]
Nationally syndicated radio talk show Wild Ride Radio has partnered with Mid-Minnesota Media, LLC in Minnesota on KLFD AM 1410 and FM 95.9 “We’re so happy to be partnering with the great people at KLFD in Minnesota.” Dallas Hageman, Host said Tuesday. “It’s an honor and privilege to be part of the ridership in Minnesota […]
Kiwi Mike has become one of my most trusted advisors over the years and one of my very best friends as well. Kiwi has so much to offer in conversation and I find myself looking to his words for direction quite often. He has done this personally for a long time for many of us […]
It’s never good news to report the end of a brand, however with the direction that Polaris has been taking with Indian Motorcycles and the similarities in the two product lines It makes sense that they would leave the one with sluggish performance behind in favor of the one that has such huge potential. None […]
On the twelfth day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack with a pair of Advanced Comfort Jeans and a Wrangler Plaid fleece shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
On the tenth day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack with a pair of Advanced Comfort Jeans and a Wrangler t-shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
On the nineth day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack with a pair of Cool Vantage Jeans and a Rise and Fly t-shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
On the eighth day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack or the women with a pair of Cool Vantage Jeans and a Women’s short sleeve t-shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
On the seventh day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack with a pair of Advance Comfort Jeans and a Wrangler branded t-shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
On the sixth day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack with a pair of Cool Vantage Jeans and a button down plaid shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
On the fifth day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack with a pair of Advanced Comfort Jeans and a Plaid Fleece shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
On the fourth day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack for the women with a pair of Cool Vantage Jeans and a Women’s short sleeve t-shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
On the third day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack with a pair of Cool Vantage Jeans and a Wrangler plaid flannel shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
“AMERICAN BARN FIND” New Exhibition at the National Motorcycle Museum – Anamosa, Iowa; Opening June 3, 2017 You can be part of it, the new AMERICAN BARN FIND exhibition that’s in planning stages, set to open Spring 2017 at National Motorcycle Museum, Anamosa, Iowa. It’s probably a favorite past-time of yours; while riding America’s country roads, […]
On the first day of Christmas Cycle Source is giving away a Wrangler Prize pack with a pair of Cool Vantage Jeans and a Wrangler Plaid fleece shirt. Like Wrangler’s Facebook page and share this post to win! One winner chosen every day through Christmas!
12 Great Give-A-Ways From Cycle Source Magazine Tis the season of giving! To prove just that, Cycle Source Magazine and Wrangler have teamed up to put a little something in your stocking this year. For twelve days, starting on December 13th, readers and followers of Cycle Source Magazine will have a chance to win great […]
Replace your old stock powerplant with a new dark heart that is all business. S&S Black Edition engines feature a gloss black finish and are now available in Dyna fitments with our Dyna install kit.. Engines are available for most 1984-2017 Harley-Davidson® big twins in V111, V124 , T111, T124 and 143 cubic inch displacements […]
“Evil Ethel” from Strokers Dallas and “Desert Racer” from IWAN-BIKES GmbH pick up 1st place prizes, “King Octane” from Coastal Victory and “Grifter” from Brisan Motorcycles named runner-ups MINNEAPOLIS — December 9, 2016 —Victory Motorcycles® is thrilled to announce that custom Victory Octane® motorcycles built by Strokers Dallas of Dallas, Texas, and IWAN-BIKES GmbH of […]
In case you didn’t already know, Badlands Motorcycle Products has been producing motorcycle lighting modules in the USA since 1990. The company was born in a small motorcycle shop in Reno Nevada and 27-years later, Badlands is owned and operated by Pennsylvania based company, NAMZ Custom Cycle Products. Since taking over the company back in […]
Spearfish, SD (December 5, 2016) – Black Hills area high school students are invited to apply for a position in the prestigious Buffalo Chip Challenge 2017 custom motorcycle build program, which offers a chance at significant educational scholarships. Ten students will be accepted to learn valuable mechanical skills and customization techniques through hands-on instruction from […]
Article By: Chris Callen Photos Courtesy Of: Iron Horse Saloon Originally Published In The June 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine There are a few places in the motorcycle scene, when it comes to the major events at least, that have a vibe and feel all their own. The Suck Bang Blow in Myrtle, The […]
This is it folks! The votes have been tallied and our Year In Review “Best Of 2016 Winners” are in the January 2017 Issue of Cycle Source that will be on newsstands any day! Every day we will be posting each of the winners and a quick blurb about them. For more information or […]
by Biker Pros / Photography Manny The J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show kicked off the 2016-2017 season in Long Beach, CA and the competition was off the chain. Previous winners returned for the opportunity to step on stage for the big check and a piece of the $6,000+ in cash and prizes. Ultimate […]
TRIUMPH’S BRUTAL BEAUTY TOUR TO PROVIDE FIRST LOOK AT ALL NEW CUSTOM BONNEVILLE BOBBER ATLANTA (November 11, 2016) – Triumph Motorcycles America is pleased to announce the Brutal Beauty Tour. The tour will make over 50 stops at Triumph dealerships and unique venues across the U.S. and Canada to showcase the iconic Bonneville Bobber, Street Scrambler, […]
Ride around Atlanta wrapped-up as band entertained and delighted veterans with a surprise impromptu acoustic performance MEDINA, Minn. — November 11, 2016 — In honor and recognition of Veterans Day, Indian Motorcycle®, America’s first motorcycle company, paid tribute to our nation’s veterans with a day of gratitude and a motorcycle ride on the outskirts of […]
S&S Cycle, in conjunction with Nextep Funding is proud to release Power Terms Financing! First of its kind financing tool designed to help riders to start enjoying S&S Performance with minimal cash outlay. Partnering exclusively with our dealer network we are now offering customers the financial services they need to get started today. Power Terms […]
MILWAUKEE (Nov. 7, 2016) – For Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines riders Andrew Hines and Ed Krawiec, the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series has come down to the wire in a dead heat. After 15 events and 60 furious elimination rounds of competition, the teammates are tied for the Pro Stock Motorcycle points […]
For Immediate Release Lone Star Rally 2017 To See First Oval Beach Race In 60 Years Galveston, TX (November 2, 2016) – For the past several years Cycle Source Magazine and Grease & Gears Productions have been working with the promoters of the Lone Star Rally in Galveston, TX to bring new motorcycle events to […]
Article By: Chris Callen Originally Published In The April 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine From the opening scenes of the video that announced the Black Brand apparel line to us, through to the bitter end, I could tell this was not going to be the same old same old that we’ve become use to […]
Progressive Mos and Motos team inspires motorcyclists across the U.S. to join the cause MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio — Oct. 18, 2016 — Progressive Insurance is once again teaming up with the Movember Foundation to raise awareness and funds for men’s health issues. Together, Progressive and Movember are fueling awareness about “Throttle Therapy” and the advantages […]
Sturgis, South Dakota, October 18, 2016 – From the motorcycles to the industry’s pioneers and innovators, the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame recognizes every aspect of what makes motorcycling great. The Museum was chartered in 2001 to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community, […]
All funds from the auction benefit U.S. Military personnel and their families through Operation Ride Home MINNEAPOLIS (October 18, 2016) — Indian Motorcycle®, America’s First Motorcycle Company®, is proud to announce that the #001 2016 Limited Edition Jack Daniel’s® Indian® Chief® Vintage motorcycle auctioned at Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas on Saturday October 15 raised $150,000 for […]
Big Joe Of Snap Fabrications Puts The Rubber To The Road Article By: Joe Mielke Originally Published In The April 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine I recently received a pair of Pirelli Night Dragon tires to test out on my 91 FXR. I had requested a 100/90-19 front tire and a 130/90-16 rear which […]
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 27, 2016) – AMA Pro Racing is deeply saddened by the tragic loss of professional flat track riders Charlotte Kainz and Kyle McGrane, and extends heartfelt condolences to their families. Kainz and McGrane were involved in separate racing incidents during last weekend’s AMA Pro Flat Track race in Santa Rosa, Calif. […]
ROME, Ga. (September 26, 2016) – METZELER is pleased to announce that they have partnered with Fuller Moto who will be hosting a motorcycle ride for motorcyclists interested in making the trek to the world-famous Barber Vintage Festival. The journey will begin on Thursday, October 6th in Atlanta, welcoming men and women of all ages […]
Rip City Riders & the California Flat Track Association Present Pro/Am Short Track Hooligan Racing Featuring the Indian Motorcycle SuperHooligan Class AMA Pro Racing Indian Scout FTR750 will turn some demo laps for the first time in public MINNEAPOLIS (September 22, 2016) — Indian Motorcycle®, America’s First Motorcycle Company®, kicks of a big weekend of […]
Sons Of Speed Debut Race Set For Biketoberfest® 2016 New Smyrna Beach, FL (September 21, 2016) – Tickets are on sale online for the Sons of Speed Inaugural Race, set to commence mid-October of this year. The Sons Of Speed debut race features eight venerated motorcyclists and will run Saturday October 15, 2016, during Biketoberfest at New Smyrna Speedway just south […]
ROME, GA (September 14, 2016) – Metzeler Tires and Indian Larry Motorcycles will be holding a raffle to benefit the Aidan Jack Seeger Foundation, a charity established to help fight Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD). One lucky winner will receive an incredible prize: the world-famous Indian Larry custom METZELER custom bike that is used in METZELER’S “follow your dream” contest. The bike will be […]
INDIAN MOTORCYCLE MAKES HISTORY AGAIN WITH RACING DEBUT OF INDIAN SCOUT FTR750 AT THE RAMSPUR WINERY SANTA ROSA MILE AMA PRO FLAT TRACK RACE ON SEPTEMBER 25 MINNEAPOLIS (September 6, 2016) — Indian Motorcycle®, America’s first motorcycle company, today confirmed that its all-new Indian Scout FTR750 race bike will make its racing debut on Sunday, […]
IRVINE, Calif. (August 30, 2016) – HAPPY! Happy Hour is back! The always popular combination of industry networking, a charity auction and sponsored (free) drinks returns to the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) on Thursday, October 13, kicking off at 6pm immediately following the conclusion of the show’s opening day. With a new location in […]
Industry leader in engine protection and performance to become exclusive supplier for Roland Sands Design and RSD Super Hooligans race team Motul USA announced its worldwide partnership with Roland Sands Design (RSD), bringing together two of the motorcycle industry’s most well respected brands. RSD will begin to exclusively carry the full line of Motul products […]
Eight Daring Motorcyclists to Put Everything on the Line at Sons Of Speed Inaugural Race Sons Of Speed Debut Race Set For Biketoberfest® 2016—Tickets Now on Sale, Selling Briskly New Smyrna Beach, FL (August 24, 2016) – Tickets are on sale for the Sons of Speed inaugural race, set for October of this year. The SOS debut […]
With News from LowBrow, Cycle Source, Metalsport, MRF, Biker’s Choice, the Chip, Iron Horse, Sturgis, 5-Ball and Rogue Hey, There’s a secret. Another challenging week on the home front. I was told by the city to call for an inspection and they would arrive within 24 hours. I called on Monday. No one has called or […]
KINGPIN STRIKES IN STURGIS! Arlen Ness Recognized For Lifetime Achievement Honors Sturgis, South Dakota, July 13, 2016 – 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 […]
The New Iron Horse Saloon Sturgis is looking for a few unique artisan’s and craftsman to show case in their premier vendor village on the corner of Junction and Lazelle Streets for the Sturgis Rally 2016. With limited space available for vendors on their massive footprint the Iron Horse Saloon wants to take a new […]