J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Results: Phoenix, AZ


Phoenix, AZ is known for Baggers. And when the J&P Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show rolled into Phoenix, the Baggers rolled out for the International Motorcycle Show and into the Custom Show. Big wheel sleds from Sideshow’s Cycles, Insane Asylum, Spooky Fast, Bagger’s Inc., Torch Industries, Stellar Cycles and Brian Jenkins of Hatred Industries all… Read more »

Rick Bray of RKB Speed Kustoms Rolls into the 1st Win of the Season


Solomon Special for the Win The parade of bikes that rolled into the kick off of the 2014 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show series included nationally known builders like SIK, AFT Customs, RKB Speed Kustoms and Binford Custom Motorcycles. And they brought their A-Game for th show. The last man standing was none… Read more »

The Heartland Hustle is days away from Completion


Heatland Hustle Update: The J&P Cycles’ giveaway FXR with the X-Wedge mill and Ridewright WHeels is in the final assembly countdown. The schedule is to make the bike available for delivery by the 17th so it can be sent to J&P Cycles for a photography session and then buttoned up for delivery to the NY… Read more »

Dumptruck Co-hosts the Benefit for Chopper Dave


This past Saturday on October 25th at Alex’s Bar in Long Beach, CA Dumptruck co-hosted the Benefit for Chopper Dave of Chopper Daves Casting Co. He was joined with Jeff Holt of Hot Bike/Street Choppers Magazines. “It was a great time where the term biker was defined by the support that the community so willingly… Read more »

Love Ride, 5 Ball Racing Leathers & the Mean Streets of LA

Love Ride 31

I flew into LAX late Thursday night and was picked up by my partner Bob Kay. By Jeff Najar, Biker Pros Partner I ducked my head to see who was in the car and found Bandit of Bikernet behind the wheel grinning ear to ear. Kay was riding shotgun and Ray Wheeler was taking up… Read more »

AMD World Championship underway


Note: Bob Kay, Biker Pros Partner, is in Germany and will be filing a report next week. The 11th annual AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building is now underway at this year’s INTERMOT expo at the Cologne exhibition center (Koelnmesse) in Germany. Yesterday saw some 80 builders from 24 different countries, register 90 great… Read more »

UBM Agrees to Buy Advanstar Communications


UBM Agrees to Buy Advanstar Communications (Owner of IMS Show and J&P Cycle’s Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show) By ED BALLARD And RORY GALLIVAN LONDON—U.K. media company UBM UBM.LN PLC said Wednesday it has agreed to buy Advanstar Communications for $972 million in cash, a major step in UBM’s transition from a diverse media group… Read more »

Special Ops Vest Awarded at OC Bikefest by CIA

The 5 Ball Winning Bike

Winner Receives Special Ops Vest The winner of the People’s Choice Award at the OC Bikefest Custom Bike Show by CIA is awarded a 5 Ball Racing Leathers’ Special Ops Club Vest. “We are excited to be a part of the OC Bikefest Custom Bike Show by CIA because it is one of the fastest… Read more »

FreeStyle Class Winner at OC Bikefest by CIA: Karns Kustoms


If it is rock and roll on the main stage, roasted donuts at the ILLConduct stunting compound and slick customs at the Customization In America (CIA) Bike Show then it must be OC Bikefest. And what a weekend for the fans of custom bikes as builders came to compete for $6,000 in prizes from Ridewright… Read more »

Throw down in Milwaukee: The Harley Museum Pro Show Recap


Source: Bikernet Article by Biker Pros “The heart of rock ’n roll and 2-wheel hot rods” is centered at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, and every Labor Day the dedicated come to celebrate on the museum’s hallowed ground. The weekend spectacular included not one, but two custom bike shows, with the Harley-Davidson Museum Invitational Pro… Read more »