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19 Artists Compete at the Paint Slinger Shootout

19 Artists Compete at the Paint Slinger Shootout

19 Artists Compete at the Paint Slinger Shootout at AIMExpo The Paint Slinger Shootout by Simpson Helmets is a Year 1 artist competition produced by Biker Pros to raise the level of awareness of artists in the custom industry.

Cannonball

Cannonball

Article And Photos By: Felicia Morgan Originally Published In The January 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine When Lonnie Isam, Jr., a quiet, unassuming antique motorcycle aficionado from South Dakota, first started imagining a coast-to-coast ride on old iron with his friends, he had no idea what his daydream would eventually become. From the first […]

Ocean City Bike Week 2016

Ocean City Bike Week 2016

Article and Photos By: John Kelly Originally Published In The January 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine When I pulled out of the driveway on my 1990 FXR, Police Edition, the horizon had cut the sky and the damp night was losing ground to the sunrise. Over 1300 miles lay between my front wheel and the […]

Rumbling Down The Lost Highway

Rumbling Down The Lost Highway

Article and Photos By: Markus Cuff Originally Published In The January 2017 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Only in its second year, the southern California shindig that melds motorcycle culture with top shelf music was a rip-roaring success this past August. Over 20,000 folks made the trek to The San Manuel Amphitheater in sizzling heat. […]

Lowbrow Getdown

Lowbrow Getdown

Article And Photos By: Mikey Revolt Originally Published In The December 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine It is hard to believe Lowbrow Getdown 2016 has already come to pass. Each year we celebrate Ohio’s warmer months by having a huge moto camping party at Nelson Ledges Quarry park in July. You never really know […]

Panstock 2016

Panstock 2016

Bringing It To The People Article By Mitch ‘Magoo” Bodine Photos By: Mad Stork, Pete McGill and AJ Milmoe Originally Published In The December 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine It’s funny how we as a community come together for something when it really counts. When we loose someone or when someone is in need […]

Oily Souls 4

Oily Souls 4

At The Jam Handy Building Article & Photos By: Jeff Jolly/Hold Fast Photography Originally Published In The December 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine On Saturday August 27, 2016 thousands packed the Jam Handy Building on E. Grand Blvd in Detroit. They came from all around the country for the fourth installment of the Oily […]

35 Years Strong

35 Years Strong

The Buffalo Chip Forges The New Path Forward Originally Published In The November 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine In addition to this being the other side of the Sturgis Rally’s big 75th, the 2016 running of the Black Hills Classic brought with it another unique anniversary that I thought it important to highlight in […]

Sturgis Vintage Day

Sturgis Vintage Day

Broken Spoke And Iron Horse Play Host To The History Of The Musical Article By: Heather Callen Photo By: Amelia Rose Originally Published In The November 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Chris has been a member of the Antique Motorcycle Club of America (AMCA) for several years now, ever since he built “The Ticket”, […]

Harley Davidson Editors Choice Show

Harley Davidson Editors Choice Show

Originally Published In The November 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine One of the great additions to the city of Sturgis has been the Harley-Davidson Rally Point on Harley-Davidson Way right in the center of town. While this event center was in operation for the 75th, it was this year that it was filled to […]

Big Joe’s Sturgis FXR Show

Big Joe’s Sturgis FXR Show

Article By Joe Mielke Photo By: Walt Lumpkin Originally Published In The November 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine So here we are, another Sturgis Rally over and the 4th Annual Sturgis FXR Show is in the books. This year we had a new venue at the Sturgis Dragway/Glencoe Camp Resort. We had a few […]

Sturgis Rally ’16

Sturgis Rally ’16

The Future Looks Bright From What We Saw This Year Article By: Chris Callen Photos By: Repor Photography Originally Published In The November 2017 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine   The big news from Sturgis this year was apparently the anniversary of the Black Hills Rally last year. At least that was all anyone seemed […]

Keith “Bandit” Ball’s Born Free 9 Update — On the Sin-Central Pod-E

Keith “Bandit” Ball’s Born Free 9 Update — On the Sin-Central Pod-E

Pat Jansen interviews Bandit, the owner/editor of Bikernet.com. Bandit runs an online custom bike magazine and talks about the Born Free 9 custom bike show. Bandit discusses about how the look of the Choppers from the 70’s are now the cutting edge designs of today.

Industsry Leading Artisans & Craftsmen To Hold Live Demonstrations At The Iron Horse Saloon – Sturgis

Industsry Leading Artisans & Craftsmen To Hold Live Demonstrations At The Iron Horse Saloon – Sturgis

As part of the offerings from the Iron Horse, a the Broken Spoke Stage, from 12 to 5 each day, rally attendees and viewers from around the world can witness live performances on stage with some of the most recognizable names in the custom industry today. Pat Jansen, Grease  & Gears Garage Master of Ceremonies […]

Pappy Hoel Speed Classic Roars Into Downtown Sturgis

Pappy Hoel Speed Classic Roars Into Downtown Sturgis

Sturgis, South Dakota – The Pappy Hoel Speed Classic presented by Russ Brown returns to the same historic dirt track where it all began back in 1938. And just like the first flat track race organized by the local motorcycle dealer and area business, the Speed Classic roars back into downtown Sturgis backed by Coca-Cola and […]

S&S Track Day At The Sturgis Dragway 2016

S&S Track Day At The Sturgis Dragway 2016

Article By: Joe Mielke Originally Published In The November 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine For the last couple of years S&S has hosted a Demo Ride Day during the Sturgis Rally. The intent of the day is to allow customers the opportunity to feel the power of the S&S T124 and T143. Not something […]

10th Annual Run To The Line

10th Annual Run To The Line

Article By: Chris Callen Photos By: Heather Callen Originally Published In The November 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Each year during Sturgis the Cycle Source crew along with its readers and rally goers take to the roads as a pack for a few laughs, libations and memory making. This, is usually my favorite day […]

The Real Smokeout

The Real Smokeout

Article and Photos By: Jimmy Frizzell Originally Published In The October 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine TheFriday morning of Smoke Out 17 I found myself 300 miles away and facing a day that the weatherman basically shrugged his shoulders at winked and said good luck. Uncomfortable heat and unpredictable rain storms were a guarantee […]

The Quail Motorcycle Gathering 2016

The Quail Motorcycle Gathering 2016

Article And Photos By: J. Ken Conte Originally Published In The October 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “Life is a journey, not a destination.” I have had many motorcycle trips that were all about the destination. Burn daylight, haul ass as fast you can and get to where you’re […]

Laconia Bike week 2016

Laconia Bike week 2016

Article By: Chris Callen Photos By: Heather Callen Originally Published In The October 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine After a brisk ride up from West Virginia where we closed out an incredible Big Mountain Run, we drove all night and headed into the New England States for the Grand Daddy of them all, Laconia. […]

Grease & Gears at R.O.T.

Grease & Gears at R.O.T.

Grease & Gears at R.O.T. Through a partnership with JP Cycles, Grease & Gears Garage will be featuring some of the most talented craftsmen and artisans of the custom motorcycle scene on stage during the Republic Of Texas Rally June 8th-11th.  Have you ever wanted to see just how a frame is raked or hard […]

Bucket List: Texas Style

Bucket List: Texas Style

Article & Photos By: Steve Klein – Contributing Writer Originally Published In The September 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Cycle Source Magazine is, of course, a part of the leading edge pioneering group of gas inhaling, 50wt bleeding Gearheadz that we are, and became an immediate sponsor of the Cherokee Pate Swap Meet in Texas […]

BMR 7: The Gypsy Tour

BMR 7: The Gypsy Tour

Killer And Company Hit The Road For Three Days Of Riding And Fun Article By: Killer Photos By: Cycle Source Staff Gypsy Tour-(jips? – to?or) – noun. A journey for pleasure in which several different places are visited by a group of nomadic, free spirited people. Last year when Chris told me to load up […]

Sportsters Rule At The 2016 BMR

Sportsters Rule At The 2016 BMR

Photos By: Matt Reel Originally Published In The September 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Well, the best event of the year has come and gone again, The Big Mountain Run once again out did last year. This year brought with it all the riding, camping, site seeing, and friend making of the last along […]

Big Mountain Run 2016

Big Mountain Run 2016

Article By: Chris Callen Photos By: Heather Callen, Darren McKeag, Matt Reel, Killer & Jimmy Frizzell Originally Published In The September 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Believe it or not, with all the articles I have to write throughout the year, this is one that I toil over. You see, it’s easy to give […]

Interview with Bandit of Bikernet.com (Pod-E Podcast)

Interview with Bandit of Bikernet.com (Pod-E Podcast)

Motorcycle Sin-Central Pod-E Podcast All about rallys, parts, Bourbon & custom motorcycles – check out the latest shenanigans on Pat Jansen’s Pod-E Podcast! Pat Jansen of Sin-Central.com gets the 411 from Bandit of Bikernet.com about Custom Bike trends: What’s the next trend in custom bikes Where is the big-wheel bagger trend going FXRs custom bike trends […]

Big Mountain Run 3: I Survived

Big Mountain Run 3: I Survived

By: Jack Shit Photos By: Geno Stull, Joann Bortels, Chris Callen Originally Published In The August 2011 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Since watching the wipeout video from last year‘s Tramp Triathlon, all I could think of was, I can’t wait to get to this event. I had made big plans to ride cross country […]

Venture Heat Saves the Daytona Ride

Venture Heat Saves the Daytona Ride

The weather in Daytona Beach during Bike Week is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’ll get. I did get a pretty good hint when leaving Columbia, SC as it was 30 degrees and snowing. The week before Bike Week it had been 80 degrees. So our initial plan was camping on […]

11th Annual Barber Vintage Festival

11th Annual Barber Vintage Festival

Article & Photos By: Kustom Jeff Dailey Originally Published In The August 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine The 11th annual Barber Vintage Festival is in the books and I’m happy to say I’ve been to them all. If you’ve never been, you need to make plans to be there next year. The swap meet […]

St. Louis Cycle Showcase

St. Louis Cycle Showcase

Article By: Milwaukee Mike Photos By: Jeff Ruttinger Originally Published In The August 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine January brought the third incarnation of the Cycle Showcase STL, an event that I have had the pleasure of bringing to the faithful readers since 2013. This go around was different than the previous with a […]

EICMA Customs

EICMA Customs

Article and Photos by Marilyn Stemp Originally Published In The August 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine As early as the 1860’s, primitive two-wheeled vehicles were being developed in France, England, Germany and the U.S. But no matter where the modern motorcycle traces its pedigree, the EICMA show in Milan, Italy last November proves that […]

Bikes And Brews

Bikes And Brews

Article By: John Kelly Photo By: John Kelly & Bob Novak Originally Published In The August 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Great beer, a good cause and killer location made for a successful second annual Bikes at the Brewery bike show. Fifteen years ago the LaCrosse Boot Company stopped production at it’s LaCrosse, WI […]

Buffalo Chip Hot Leathers’ “Win a Trip to the Buffalo Chip Contest” For Sturgis 2017 Now Open To Enter

Buffalo Chip Hot Leathers’ “Win a Trip to the Buffalo Chip Contest” For Sturgis 2017 Now Open To Enter

Lots of Sponsors, Lots of Prizes for Epic Contest from Hot Leathers and the Buffalo Chip Manchester, CT (March 8, 2017) – Hot Leathers, the industry leader in motorcycle apparel and accessories and the world-famous Buffalo Chip have teamed up with some big names in the motorcycling world for their Win a Trip to the Buffalo […]

The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show Presented By Revival Cycles

The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show Presented By Revival Cycles

Austin,Texas- Revival Cycles is preparing for it’s 4th year of the The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show and its 2017 event is set to be the biggest yet. The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show will be happening the weekend of MotoGP April 21st through the 23rd at Fair Market – 1100 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78702.  Last year the event brought an estimated 35,000 […]

Gettysburg Bike Week Announces First Wave Of Entertainment For 2017 Rally

Gettysburg Bike Week Announces First Wave Of Entertainment For 2017 Rally

16th Anniversary of GBW Jam-packed with Bikes, Bands and Contests Gettysburg, PA – Gettysburg Bike Week is back for its 16th anniversary rally at the Allstar Events Complex in Gettysburg, PA, and the entertainment slate is starting to fill up. Festivities kick off Thursday, July 6, 2017, and run through Sunday, July 9.  “I know rally goers are going […]

Harley-Davidson Ready To Rock And Roll Into Daytona Bike Week

Harley-Davidson Ready To Rock And Roll Into Daytona Bike Week

Festivities Include Free Demo Rides at Huge Speedway Display,  Parties, Music and Thrilling Motorcycle Racing Action MILWAUKEE – Harley-Davidson welcomes riders with warm sunshine and cool motorcycles as a new riding season kicks off in Florida during the 76th annual Daytona Bike Week. Once again Harley-Davidson is the official motorcycle of Daytona Bike Week, and […]

The Hoka Hey: Part 4

The Hoka Hey: Part 4

Article By: JJ Phipps Photos By: JJ Phipps & Chris Callen Originally Published In The March 2011 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine   Let me start off this final part of my Hoka Hey experience by telling you that the Alaska Highway suck’s ass! It should be called the “Alaska Hellway.” This is the worst […]

Toys In Sun Run 2010

Toys In Sun Run 2010

Article By: Athena Ransom Photos By: axmanpictures.com Originally Published In The March 2011 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine The 23rd Annual SFPC Toys in the Sun Run is just that: 23 years of riding in the sun, bringing toys out to make a Christmas story happen for many kids who otherwise would have nothing. While […]

Lone Star Rally 2012

Lone Star Rally 2012

Article By: Chris Callen Photos By: Bryan Harley at Motorcycle USA.com (who bailed my dumb ass out when my camera got stolen the last night of the show. Mad props to you dude!!!) Originally Published In The March 2011 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine get a phone call from Sasha who consults for the Lone Star […]

Cheap Thrills

Cheap Thrills

Article and Photos By: Mitch “Magoo” Bodine Originally Published In The July 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Asbury Convention Hall is a legendary venue, a real who’s who in rock-n- r o l l . Led Zeppelin played there once; KISS, Black Sabbath, James Brown, The Rolling Stones and so many more that I can’t […]

The Inaugural Lone Star Half Mile

The Inaugural Lone Star Half Mile

Article By: Chris Callen Originally Published In The July 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine We were lucky enough to attend the Inaugural Harley-Davidson Lone Star Half-Mile in Austin this past month and it was a night filled with surprises. At the world class Circuit Of The Americas (COTA) facility in what would be touted […]

The Handbuilt Show

The Handbuilt Show

Article By: Chris Callen Photos By: Chris Callen & Heather Callen Originally Published In The July 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Finally I was on my way to the show I’ve heard so much about. These days it seems like everyone uses the term “the greatest show ever” when describing their event. Now, I […]

Vintage Torquefest

Vintage Torquefest

Article And Photos By: Chris Callen Originally Published In The July 2011 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine About six months ago, this cat starts coming around and telling us about this rockin’ event in Iowa. Okay, not to be a smartass but until recently, I always thought of Iowa as one of those states that […]

Arizona Bike Week

Arizona Bike Week

Article By: “Buzzy” Photos By: Ken Bingenheimer, Joshua Kanter, Bean’re, Julianna Turner Salvante with help from Jennifer Atkins of Chester’s HD Originally Published In The June 2011 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine This year the rally started out on a sad note with news that Kimmy Chapman, the founding editor of Biker Information Guide here in […]

Choppertown Camp-A-Round

Choppertown Camp-A-Round

Article By: Milwaukee Mike Photos By: Don Wood Originally Published In The June 2011 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine What better way to get away from the final days of winter’s wrath then to leave the icy grip of the upper midwest and go to the deserts of Arizona. It is a great way to […]

Daytona Bike Week 2011

Daytona Bike Week 2011

Article By: Chris Callen Photos By: Jeff Cochran Originally Published In The May 2011 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Early spring had little consequence on most of the northern states that were pounded by storm after storm this season. It seemed as if winter would never let its grip go on us and then all […]

Daytona Bike Week 2016

Daytona Bike Week 2016

Article By: Chris Callen Photo By: Chris Callen & Heather Callen Originally Published In The June 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine For those of us that have joined the ranks of veterans of the whole motorcycle rally experience, sometimes the hustle and bustle of Main Street can get to be a bit much, downright […]

The One Show – Portland

The One Show – Portland

Article By: Chopper Charlie Photos By: Kayla Koeune Originally Published In The June 2016 Issue Of Cycle Source Magazine Motorcycles come in all shapes and sizes and I tend to like most of them. What I like about motorcycles is the ability to customize and refine them to fit your own personal preferences in regards […]

Video Interview: Andrew Ursich

Video Interview: Andrew Ursich

Pat Jansen interviews Andrew Ursich at the 2015 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in Long Beach, CA about the build of his 2nd bike.  His 1st bike named Brass Monkey won the Mod Harley Class. Produced by bikerpros.com. Want to get your bike in a custom bike show? Get the details here.

The 2016 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show kicked in Long Beach, CA

The 2016 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show kicked in Long Beach, CA

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 […]

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