Thursday, August 21, 2014

Valve Train Repairs Made Easy

Press Release: Probably the hardest part of making valve train repairs is finding quality parts. That just got a lot easier because S&S Cycle has just added a full line of Kibblewhite valve train components to the Viola V-Twin line of service parts. These US made components cover 1936 to present Harley-Davidson big twins as well as 1957 to present Sportster models. The addition of these valve train components is good news for anybody who makes a living repairing Harley-Davidson motorcycles, but it’s a real bonus to anyone who is looking for quality parts for vintage bikes.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

All-New Performance Division Of Kuryakyn Premieres In Sturgis

Crusher, the all-new Performance Division of Kuryakyn is the latest development from the leading designer and manufacturer of aftermarket parts and accessories for the motorcycle industry.
       “2014 marks our 25th anniversary,” explains K├╝ryakyn President Holger Mohr. "We have started this new division as one of the first steps in following the initiatives we’ve laid out for our next 25 years."
      "Wrapping our years of proven customer service, design innovation and customer loyalty around a truly performance dedicated team is a powerful thing,” finishes Mohr.

Rivera Primo PowerDrive 6 Transmissions

Press Release: About 10 years ago, Rivera Primo launched its new line of premium quality Left Side Drive & Right Side Drive Softail style 6 speed transmissions, highlighted by an industry-first 2 year unlimited mileage replacement guarantee. Our PowerDrive 6 transmissions have become a force to be reckoned with, in terms of reliability and smoothness. These tranmissions all have  features that make these boxes the best in the industry such as choice of finish (polished, chrome or black wrinkle), 32 tooth final drive pulley, close ratio 2.94:1 first gear; second gear 2.21; third gear 1.60, fourth gear 1.23; fifth gear 1.00, 0.860:1 overdrive sixth gear, & forged and back cut gears for positive shifting.
       With all these features, plus great service and warranties, we put our PowerDrive transmission line literally into overdrive.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

New Indian Motorcycles Help Small Parts Manufacturer Thrive

August 14, 2014 - Charlotte, NC – When Polaris Industries acquired Indian Motorcycle in 2011 the team at Aeromach USA immediately began thinking about new products that could be manufactured.  Aeromach is a Charlotte, NC-based manufacturer of billet aluminum motorcycle accessories.  It wasn’t until late 2013 that the first all-new motorcycles arrived in dealer showrooms. By November, Paul Aiken, owner of Aeromach, had acquired a Chief Classic and began designing products.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Sturgis 2014 - S&S Cycle and T124 Demo Days


Sturgis Rally 2014 recap. On the road to Sturgis, The S&S display, installations on the street, "Built for Speed" Michael Lichter Exhibit, S&S Circle of Honor at Easyriders Saloon, and T124 Demo Days at the Sturgis Dragway.We had some great times and look forward to the 75th Sturgis Rally in 2015!

Monday, August 11, 2014

CV Performance Choke Bracket. Give Your Harley Carburetor That Custom Look

Press Release: CV Performance, specializing in tuning and improving Harley-Davidson CV carburetion for over 25 years, offers the Harley Choke Relocation Bracket to help Harley-Davidson owners have quick, easy access to their choke knob, while giving the carb and engine a clean custom look.
       The CV Performance Choke Bracket moves the CV Carburetor Choke knob from the stock location on your 1990-2006 Harley Davidson Big Twin or Sportster to the top of the carb. The all new CVP Choke Bracket in made from durable polished stainless steel and includes all stainless steel mounting hardware to stand up to the elements. Uses your existing choke cable. Suggested Retail Price is $26.95.

Willie G. Davidson To Be Honored

Willie G. Davidson to be honored as an AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Legend at 2014 induction ceremony

Event tickets available online now

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer Willie G. Davidson, the grandson of Harley-Davidson founder William A. Davidson, will be honored as an AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Legend at the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Oct. 17, in Orlando, Fla. "Willie G.," as he is known to his admirers, is responsible for many innovative motorcycle designs that ushered in a new era for the iconic company. 
       The induction ceremony is part of the AMA National Convention being held in conjunction with the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) Oct. 16-19. Tickets for the induction ceremony range from $25 to $150 and are available online at www.motorcyclemuseum.org/Events/HallofFame2014.aspx.

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Indian Scout Unveiled at Sturgis


Indian Motorcycle Changes Everything Again;
Introducing The 2015 Indian Scout

One of history’s most famous, innovative and versatile bikes is reimagined with timeless craftsmanship plus performance, handling and pricing that will appeal to riders of many experience levels

Sturgis, S.D. — August 2, 2014 — Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, today announces the launch of the 2015 Indian Scout, a contemporary yet classic interpretation of  one of motorcycling’s most famous and coveted bikes. With a starting US MSRP of $10,999 and a DNA that will appeal to riders of multiple skill sets and abilities, the new Indian Scout was unveiled Saturday night to a gathering of press, VIPs and celebrities at the 2014 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Rally attendees are encouraged to be among the first to test ride the 2015 Indian Scout at the Indian Motorcycle Demo Experience on I-90 @ Exit 30 in Sturgis, South Dakota, which runs through Saturday, August 9.

Friday, August 1, 2014

2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Roars Back


Two All-New Models Flaunt Massive Bad Attitude and Mile-Devouring Function
Harley-Davidson has more rush in the tank. Spy photos, gossip and wild speculation are flooding the Internet as Harley-Davidson fans around the globe anticipate the return of the Road Glide® motorcycle. The wait is over and the Road Glide is back.

2015 HARLEY-DAVIDSON ROAD GLIDE ROARS BACK.
Weeks before the announcement of its complete 2015 model line-up, Harley-Davidson is previewing the Road Glide and Road Glide Special, two of its new 2015 motorcycles. Infused with DNA of the customer-led product development effort Project RUSHMORE, the two sleek, shark-nose Touring models are being revealed today during special events at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in Sturgis, S.D., and at the National Bikers Roundup (NBR) in Tulsa, Okla.
       "Road Glide has always had an incredibly passionate following, which is why its return to the model line-up is exciting for our customers and our company," said Matt Levatich, President and Chief Operating Officer of Harley-Davidson Motor Company. "With Project Rushmore technology, intuitive features and great new styling, we're delivering an improved ride for the Road Glide faithful and the many others looking for more cool Project Rushmore motorcycle options."

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Indian Motorcycle Adds To an Already Exciting Sturgis Event Week

Indian Motorcycle Delivers Art, Heritage, and Legacy
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. —July 30, 2014; Hot on the heels of the exciting reveal of the new Indian Roadmaster luxury touring motorcycle, is the announcement of additional activities and motorcycling celebrities participating in Indian motorcycle activities at the 74th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
      The new Indian Roadmaster will be a featured demo ride motorcycle in the demo fleet located at Exit 30 of Interstate 90 in Sturgis. In addition the full palate of 2015 two-tone, Chief Classic, Chief Vintage and Chieftain motorcycles will be available for demo rides.