The Hollywood Reporter – In a time before the economic meltdown, motorcycle sales, especially for Harley-Davidson, were booming. After the collapse, sales have only started to pick up again within the past two years (at nowhere near pre-2008 levels, however). Sons of Anarchy co-star Mark Boone Jr. (Bobby) seems to think he and his fellow… Read more »
Publish Date: Feb 18, 2014 Source: DealerNews STURGIS, S.D. – Nearly half of the visitors to the annual Sturgis rally are women, according to a survey conducted at the 2013 rally. Other results of the survey are less surprising. Most survey respondents are over 40, own a home and have an annual household income of… Read more »
February 7, 2014 – Powersports Business – Dave McMahon As the V-Twin Expo embarks on its 14th edition in 2014 in Cincinnati, the two-day, industry-only trade show in February is taking steps forward with both dealer registrations and exhibit space.
A Biker Pros Article By Jeff Najar, Biker Pros Photography: Jack McIntyre Published: Bikernet.com Note: Keith “Bandit” Ball contracted Biker Pros to write an article for Bikernet.com on the Snake. We interviewed Kyle Heller of Hot Rod Harley-Davidson, the primary builder, and scouted a photography location during the Harley-Davidson 110th celebration. In a sea of… Read more »
Mariyln Stemp, Editor of IronWorks Magazine, contacted Biker Pros to write a review on the Metzeler ME 880 motorcycle tires. Listed below is the published article. Metzeler ME 880 Donuts & the Case of the Head Shaking Nightster One thing that annoyed me about my 2007 Harley-Davidson Nightster was a small head-shake when I would… Read more »
by Jeff Najar, Partner Choppers, Bobbers & Custom Bikes I’m sitting here at 30,000 feet coming in exactly one week from the time I started this campaign beginning at the Harley-Davidson 110th Anniversary celebration. Along with my co-hort, Bob Kay, we produced the AMD Invitational Custom Bike Show at the Harley-Davidson Museum. It was a… Read more »
Harley-Davidson has reported second-quarter 2013 diluted earnings per share increased 13.1% on higher motorcycle shipments and continued gains in operating efficiencies, compared to the year-ago period.
NOTE: The following article is published at Bikernet.com During a late night North Carolina thunderstorm I got a call from Edge, the Promoter of the Smoke Out. He got me just as I was finishing the last dregs of my Jack on the rocks. With Edge, you never know what alley a conversation will take,… Read more »
Source: PowerSports Budiness WIRE-Net, an association that strengthens manufacturing to create healthy communities and fuel economic growth in northeast Ohio, has presented a Mission Builder Award to Cleveland-based SuperTrapp Industries, Inc. Since 1990, WIRE-Net has presented Mission Builder Awards to companies that have invested in Northeast Ohio, through plant expansion, job creation, or new business… Read more »
As Reported by Dealer News Calling all Builders… Pilgrim Studios is looking for a chopper maniac who will serve as Paul Teutul Sr.’s right-hand man on a new television series. Orange County Choppers, based in New York State, will begin production on a new television series for a new network. OCC’s website says the new… Read more »