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First Rides: 2016 Indian Cheiftan

First Rides: 2016 Indian Cheiftan

Article and Photos By: J. Ken Conte Originally Published In The November 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine One of the perks of being a moto-journalist is getting to ride different makes and models of bikes. Typically, these sojourns last from a few hours to a few days, and you get a sense of the […]

First Rides: Magnum X-1 Stealth

First Rides: Magnum X-1 Stealth

Article By: J. Ken Conte Photos By: Heather Callen & Ken Originally Published In The September 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine I’m not ashamed of flying to a motorcycle rally and arriving there in a cage. I’m sure this won’t be the last time I do it, either. It makes for less of an […]

First Ride: The Springfield

First Ride: The Springfield

Indian Offers A Chief Unto It’s Own Article By: J. Ken Conte Originally Published In The July 2012 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine I have ridden several incarnations of the Indian Chief. If you have read my reviews before, you know that I owned a ’48 Chief, complete with a left-hand throttle, tan rhinestone solo […]

First Rides: 2017 Victory Octane

First Rides: 2017 Victory Octane

Article By: J. Ken Conte Photos By: Chris Callen Originally Published In The June 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine I have a long-standing affection for Mustang cars. I know more about them than most other makes and models, because they have been my auto obsession ever since I almost bought one when I was […]

Cross Country: We Try to Wear Out the New Victory

Cross Country: We Try to Wear Out the New Victory

Article & Photos By: J.Ken Conte Originally Published In The April 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine I was getting ready for Sturgis last year, and by getting ready I mean re-building my engine with my good friend Joe. We gave it our all, but it was obvious I wouldn’t be riding “Blood Stains” through […]

First Ride: 2016 Indian Scout 60

First Ride: 2016 Indian Scout 60

Cycle Source Tries To Wear Out The New Indian Scout Article By: Chris Callen Photos By: Todd Williams Originally Published In The February 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine This year the Cycle Source Readers have voted the 2015 Indian Scout as the Production Bike of the year. Indian has been making huge waves in […]

First Ride: Bean’re’s Purple Power

First Ride: Bean’re’s Purple Power

Article By: Rob Keller Photos By: Bean’re Originally Published In The August 2012 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine It all started while we were on a ride to the fourth annual Big Mountain Run. As we were taking a break from some laps through Deal’s Gap, also known as the Dragon’s Tail, Bean’re said that […]

Harley Davidson’s Sportster 72

Harley Davidson’s Sportster 72

Article By: Rob Keller Photos By: Riles & Nelson Originally Published In The July 2012 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine I have always been a Sportster nut. It’s the only motorcycle that Harley Davidson has consistently been manufacturing since 1957. This is a modern marvel in my opinion. Surviving with only subtle changes over the […]

2012 Road Glide

2012 Road Glide

Article By: Rob Keller Photos By: Riles & Nelson Originally Published In The May 2012 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine It’s no longer a secret that the Harley-Davidson Road Glide is the best handling touring bike that the Motor Company has to offer. In years past, the Road Glide was looked upon as the ugly […]

2012 Softail Slim

2012 Softail Slim

Article By: Rob Keller Photos By: Riles & Nelson Originally Published In The June 2012 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine As the years go by, I never thought that we would get to relive the past. There were some really cool cars, trucks and motorcycles that have rolled off the assembly lines that had a […]

The Blackline

The Blackline

Article By: Rob Keller Photos By: Riles and Nelso Originally Published In The January 2012 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine The history of the Softail is a tale of innovation that has taken the motorcycle industry on a 40 year ride into the world of modern day style and comfort. A place where our past […]

The White Devil – A Cycle Source Test Red On The PCH

The White Devil – A Cycle Source Test Red On The PCH

Published In The December 2013 Issue Of Cycle Source Article By: Chris Callen   So, usually these types of articles are reserved for manufacturers’ bikes. However, as I was riding the Indian Larry White Devil down the Pacific Coast Highway, I started to think about our roots and how much we go against convention. One […]

First Ride ’13 FLHX

First Ride ’13 FLHX

Published In The November 2013 Issue Of Cycle Source Article By: Penny Osiecki I’ve spent 15 years working, riding and playing at the Sturgis Rally within the motorcycle industry. Whether I was working for Hot Rod Bikes, Barnett’s Magazine or Cycle Source, I’d never taken the time to actually ride from my homestead to the rally. […]

Chris Checks Out the 2016 Indian Scout 60

Chris Checks Out the 2016 Indian Scout 60

Chris does a quick video review of the 2016 Indian Scout. A full review can be found in the February 2016 Issue of Cycle Source

Indian Scout Sixty – Testing Sequence Initiated

Indian Scout Sixty – Testing Sequence Initiated

So we flew into Vegas in a whirlwind trip that found us flying the winged version of a early Indian Chief. A flying piece of avionics history, a DC3. This quick report will serve to give you our initial impressions. I came into this with a raised eyebrow, thinking that this might be a cheap […]

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