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Roland Sands/Tony Hawk Thruxton Auction Sat.

Wednesday, November 2, 2011
Roland Sands has customized a Triumph Thruxton for skateboarding legend Tony Hawk which will be auctioned off this weekend in Vegas to benefit Stand Up For Skateparks.

Jesse James to Battle Teutuls in Biker Build-Off

Friday, October 28, 2011
It will be a 'Battle Royale' on the Discovery Channel as Jesse James makes his return to the custom bike building spotlight as he pits his skills against Paul Teutul Senior and Junior in an upcoming episode of American Chopper.

Leno Avoids Injury as Accidents Mar Love Ride

Tuesday, October 25, 2011
A day of celebration was marred when two motorcyclists were killed on I-5 Sunday along the route taken by the annual motorcycle charity event, the Love Ride.

Wikked Steel's Viper/Ilmor Engine for IMBBA

Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Wikked Steel, one of six custom bike builders representing the US in the upcoming IMBBA International Biker Build Off, announced it will source the latest Viper/Ilmor engine for its entry in the contest.

V-Twin Expo Adds Road Iron Bagger Review

Wednesday, October 5, 2011
New for 2012, the V-Twin Expo introduces the Road Iron Bagger Review, a showcase for the top custom bagger builders and their rad machines.

DIS To Keep Bikers Busy With Activities

Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Daytona International Speedway will continue the tradition of exciting, must-see activities for motorcycle enthusiasts as well as showcasing thrilling racing on the historic high banks during the upcoming Fall Cycle Scene on Oct. 13th -16th.

Peter Fonda Lends His Name for 2011 Love Ride

Thursday, September 29, 2011
Iconic actor/biker Peter Fonda is literally lending his name to help raise awareness and funds in the fight against autism.

Cobra Short Swept Speedsters for H-D Softails

Thursday, September 22, 2011
Cobra USA releases its Short Swept Speedster exhausts for Harley-Davidson Softails.

Custom Chrome Europe Dealer Show March 24

Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Custom Chrome's European Dealer Show will be held on March 24-25 in Mainz, Germany.

See Intake's Inner Workings - RSD Clarity Line

Friday, September 16, 2011
Roland Sands Design has made a trick new set of products and covers with clear polycarbonate windows so you can see the inner workings of your V-Twin.

American V-Twin Dealer Show Coming Together

Thursday, September 15, 2011
The American V-Twin Dealer Show is working hard to create a new industry trade show touted as the 'ultimate one-stop shopping, learning and networking environment' for everything V-Twin.

Motomarathon Association Northern CA Ride

Thursday, September 8, 2011
The Motomarathon Association finishes its third season with the Northern California Motomarathon, a four-day, long-distance motorcycle ride set for October 13-16 starting and ending in Ft. Bragg, with two days looping out of Eureka.

Custom Chrome Adds Italian Bike Show

Friday, September 2, 2011
Custom Chrome, a long-time supporter of the Motor Bike Expo in Verona, Italy, announced it has added an Italian Championship to the Custom Chrome International Bike Show series.

Rumble for the Heartland

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Rumble For The Heartland (RFTH) is a family-friendly signature charity motorcycle tour, founded Lorenzo Lamas, and veteran television producer, Chad Greulach, as an effort to raise funding and awareness for veterans and active duty military.

Love Ride Returns for 2011

Monday, August 8, 2011
Tonight Show host, Jay Leno, will lead thousands of bikers to Castaic Lake for the 28th annual Love Ride on October 23, 2011.

Performance Machine Acquires Xtreme Wheels

Monday, August 8, 2011
Performance Machine recently acquired Xtreme Machine Motorcycle Wheels USA, but will continue to manufacture products under the Xtreme Machine brand name.

Measures Being Taken to Lighten Sturgis Traffic

Friday, July 22, 2011
A conversation with the owner of the Legendary Buffalo Chip Campground revealed traffic in and around Sturgis this year should be lighter thanks to the involvement of the Dept. of Transportation and the support of South Dakota's governor.

Broken Spoke Saloon's 2011 Sturgis Concerts

Friday, July 22, 2011
The Broken Spoke Campground and Saloon has released its full 2011 concert line-up for Sturgis, a list that includes .38 Special, Foghat and the Little River Band.

Royal Enfield to Open New Manufacturing Plant

Thursday, July 14, 2011
Royal Enfield announced it is building a new manufacturing facility to meet the worldwide demand for its iconic motorcycles.

American V-Twin Dealer Show to Launch in Indy

Thursday, July 14, 2011
Advanstar Communications announces the launch of a new American V-Twin Dealer Show with the Indy Dealer Expo to create a one-stop-shopping experience for the industry.