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Blog Posts By Bryan Harley

2011 Sturgis Rally Theme is 'In Memory of 9/11'

Thursday, March 31, 2011
2011 Sturgis Rally Theme is 'In Memory of 9/11'
The theme of the 2011 Sturgis Rally is "In Memory of 9/11," in honor of the tenth anniversary of that fateful day. The theme behind the 2011 Sturgis Rally is “In Memory of 9/11&rdquo...
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Post Tags: Sturgis, Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, 2011 Sturgis, Sturgis 2011 theme In Memory of 9/11

Auction Hunters Find Rare Bikes in Season II

Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Auction Hunters Find Rare Bikes in Season II
The coolest part about "Auction Hunters" are the vintage motorcycles they run across. Though they didn't find this old Indian, I hear they do discover some pretty cool vintage motorcycles in Seas...
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Post Tags: Auction Hunters, Auction Hunters Season II, Haff and Jones, vintage motorcycles

Bonham’s to Auction Captain America/Billy Bike

Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Bonham’s to Auction Captain America/Billy Bike
Two of the best reproductions of the Captain America chopper and the Billy Bike will soon be auctioned off by Bonham's at the Quail Motorcycle Gathering for the Guggenheim Foundation. What red-...
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Post Tags: Bonham's Auctioneers, Captain America bike, Billy Bike, Easy Rider

Survivor's Rupert - 4th Annual Kids Ride June 12

Monday, March 28, 2011
Survivor's Rupert - 4th Annual Kids Ride June 12
Former Survivor star, Rupert Boneham, is looking for sponsors and drumming up donations for his 4th Annual Ride for Rupert's Kids, his non-profit organization that helps young adults in the India...
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Post Tags: Survivor, Rupert Boneham, Rupert's Kids, Annual Rupert's Kids Ride

Million Mile Man Dave Zien's Condition Upgraded

Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Million Mile Man Dave Zien's Condition Upgraded
Dave Zien, a former Marine, Vietnam Vet and Wisconsin state senator who rode his Harley FXRT one million miles, is now in fair condition after a motorcycle accident in Florida almost cost him his...
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Post Tags: Dave Zien, million miles on a motorcycle, Wisconsin Senator Dave Zien,

Riding The Loop on the 2012 Victory High-Ball

Saturday, March 12, 2011
Riding The Loop on the 2012 Victory High-Ball
We took a break from the Bike Week insanity with a spin on The Loop, a 22-mile ride through manatee country. They call it “The Loop” and it’s one of the most popular day ...
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Post Tags: The Loop, Bike Week, 2012 Victory High-Ball, Victory Motorcycles

Icon Limiter Live Holding Two Bike Week Shows

Monday, March 7, 2011
Icon Limiter Live Holding Two Bike Week Shows
Looking for a place to hang during Daytona Bike Week where there’s sure to be cool beats, crazy stunt riding and plenty of girlies milling about? Then shoot over to the Icon Limiter...
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Post Tags: Icon, Icon Limiiter Live, Bike Week, Icon Limiter Live Bike Week Shows

Check Out Limpnickie Lot at Bike Week 2011

Thursday, March 3, 2011
Check Out Limpnickie Lot at Bike Week 2011
The Limpnickie Lot offers an alternative to the standard rally fare. Check them out at Stone Edge Skate Park if you're headed to Bike Week. The crew at the Limpnickie Lot knows a thing or ...
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Post Tags: Limpnickie Lot, Bike Week 2011, Bike Week, Limpnickie Lot at Bike Week

American Chopper Paul Jr. Teams w/ Renegade

Tuesday, March 1, 2011
American Chopper Paul Jr. Teams w/ Renegade
Renegade Wheels and Paul Jr. Designs are teaming up. Renegade makes some of the finest custom motorcycle wheels around and have graced Paul Jr.’s bikes in the past, so it’s no surp...
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Post Tags: Paul Teutul Jr., Paul Jr. Designs, PJD, Renegade Wheels, American Chopper

Ohlins Shocks for Metric Cruisers on Sale

Monday, February 28, 2011
Ohlins Shocks for Metric Cruisers on Sale
Ohlins makes superior shocks, so why not roll with some of the best on your metric cruiser? Looking to smooth out the ride on your metric cruiser? Ohlins has shock upgrades for sale at almost h...
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Post Tags: Ohlins, Ohlins Metric shocks, metric cruiser motorcycles, Ohlins metric shocks

Bike Week and GA Motorcycle Checkpoints

Friday, February 25, 2011
Bike Week and GA Motorcycle Checkpoints
Headed to Bike Week? If so, be ready for scenes like the one above as the state of Georgia is getting ready to launch motorcycle-only checkpoints just in time to write as many infractions as...
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Post Tags: Bike Week 2011, Bike Week, motorcycle-only checkpoints, motorcycle police checkpoints

Victory Motorcycles Bike Week Schedule

Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Victory Motorcycles Bike Week Schedule
Victory Motorcycles is busy packing up its big rigs and is preparing to escape the chilly climes of its home in Minnesota for the warm, sandy shores of Daytona Beach. Victory’s got a ful...
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Post Tags: Victory Motorcycles, Bike Week, Daytona Beach Bike Week, Victory Bike Week plans

Big Bear Choppers Opens New SoCal Shop

Monday, February 21, 2011
Big Bear Choppers Opens New SoCal Shop
Big Bear Choppers is opening up a new authorized dealership and shop so it can better serve its customers in the LA area and the Inland Empire. Big Bear Choppers is opening a new dealershi...
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Post Tags: Big Bear Choppers, BBC, Kevin Alsop, Big Bear Choppers Perris shop

Slash's Harley Night Rod up for Auction

Thursday, February 17, 2011
Slash's Harley Night Rod up for Auction
This is the picture Julien's Auctions posted on its site of Slash's 2007 Night Rod. There's one bid right now for $8000. I love the story behind this old motorcycle jacket of Slash, who claim...
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Post Tags: Slash, Harley-Davidson, Night Rod, Harley Night Rod, Slash's Night Rod

There's an App for That - iPhone Bike Week App

Friday, February 11, 2011
There's an App for That - iPhone Bike Week App
Need help mapping out your plan of attack for 2011 Daytona Beach Bike Week? Then this iPhone App is for you! All right, Daytona Beach Bike Week 2011 is almost here. It’s the motorcycle ral...
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Post Tags: iPhone Apps, Bike Week, Daytona Beach Bike Week, iPhone Bike Week App

OCC Raffles Bike for Center of HOPE

Thursday, February 10, 2011
OCC Raffles Bike for Center of HOPE
Here's a few pics of the Orange County Choppers production bike, Greenie, that's being raffled off to benefit the Center of HOPE in Newburgh, NY. Whether you love them or hate them, sometim...
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Post Tags: Orange County Choppers, OCC, Center of HOPE, Paul Teutul Sr.

Film on Dual Engine Norton Hogslayer in Works

Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Film on Dual Engine Norton Hogslayer in Works
Not too long ago I wrote a story about The Thing, a 1954 Twin Knucklehead Drag Bike and the men who built and rode it, John Bozzie and his partner Walter Ross. The Thing was a monster on the C...
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Post Tags: Hogslayer, dual engine Norton drag bike, Norton Motorcycles, Hogslayer The Unapproachable Legend

Win Brass Balls 69 Chopper at Bike Week

Friday, January 28, 2011
Win Brass Balls 69 Chopper at Bike Week
Brass Balls Bobbers built the official 2011 Daytona Beach Bike Week motorcycle. The bike is being raffled off for $50 bucks-a-shot and only 4500 tickets will be sold. Bike Week's a little over a ...
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Post Tags: Brass Balls Bobbers, Brass Balls 69 Chopper, bobbers and choppers, Bike Week, official Bike Week motorcycle

Forum Reader's American Pickers Find

Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Forum Reader's American Pickers Find
This old motorcycle engine was found in a barn by a friend of a Motorcycle USA message board member. Can you identify it? Checking out the Motorcycle USA.com message boards, ran across what may...
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Post Tags: American Pickers, Motorcycle USA message boards, 1912 Harley engine, Harley

BAKER, S&S Head V-Twin Expo Seminar List

Thursday, January 13, 2011
BAKER, S&S Head V-Twin Expo Seminar List
Bert Baker (L) received the New Product of the Year Award for his BAKER Drivetrain 4-speed at last year's V-Twin Expo and his company, BAKER Drivetrain, heads the list of seminar presenters for t...
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Post Tags: BAKER Drivetrains, S&S Cycle, V-Twin Expo, Cincinnati V-Twin Expo, Dynojet