Custom Chrome announced that Kurt Peterson is the company’s new media and events manager. Peterson’s initial focus will be on public and media relations, advertising, event and market presence and market research, according to a company press release.
Final Manufacturing as It Hauls Ass to Paint By Bandit with photos by Jules and Ron Harris secret associate Hang on. We are two weeks away from running out to Vegas for Bikefest and pulling the winner of this most magnificent custom motorcycle, specifically built for Bikernet and Cycle Source fans, readers, and subscribers…. Read more »
Gary Finishes a Handful of Welds and Heads to Sturgis By Bandit with photos by the Kustoms Inc. team This process is amazing. Not only are Gary Maurer, Kustoms Inc., and Julie, the lead builders, but they dragged this roller in various stages to over eight shows and events. It’s actually set up at… Read more »
Learning Gas Tank Mods from the Mistress of Kustoms Inc. By Bandit with photos by Jules I’ve never had so much fun building a bike, and it’s not for me. This one-off custom, art object, long-run bobber, chopper, will be awarded to either a Cycles Source subscriber or a Bandit’s Cantina subscriber on Bikernet.com. There’s… Read more »
Crazy Horse 100-inch Engines By Bandit, with photos by Prince Najar You’ve been watching this sweepstakes bike come together for four episodes. A terrific chopper industry team was established to build you a one-off, world-class custom motorcycle. What could be better? Just fill out a coupon or subscribe to Cycle Source or Bandit’s Cantina on… Read more »
Two New Contributors Step Up: 3Guyz Springer, and Ride Wright Wheels By Bandit, with photos from Andy at 3Guyz, and the Ride Wright crew Hang onto your asses. This is going to rock your boat, or your solo seat springs. We are building a bike just for you. That’s right. A Cycle Source or Bikernet… Read more »
Advanstar Communications, parent of Dealernews, announced that two of the industry’s leading powersports events, the Progressive International Motorcycle Shows and the Dealernews International Powersports Dealer Expo, will combine in 2013 to create the ultimate two-wheeled destination weekend in Indianapolis, a city that is conveniently located within a day’s drive for more than half of the… Read more »
Second Quarter Earnings Per Share Rise 32.1 Percent to $1.07 Retail New Motorcycle Sales Up 2.8 Percent Worldwide for the Quarter and 9.3 Percent Through Six Months MILWAUKEE, August 1, 2012 — Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) reported continued increases in earnings and dealer new motorcycle sales for the second quarter of 2012. Income from continuing… Read more »
Custom Bike Show Weekend Join us for the AMD Affiliate Show at the Harley-Davidson Museum on August 30th – September 3rd, 2012. It’s the Midwest’s Largest Rally… Click here (prmedio.com) to enter your motorcycle. Thursday, August 30 – Bike Night & 2013 New Model Launch Party Friday, August 31 – Custom Bike Show: Professional Builders… Read more »
Retail sales of Harley-Davidson will show moderate to low single-digit growth in the second fiscal quarter, according to a research note provided to Powersports Business by Citi Investment Research analyst Greg Badishkanian.