The Heartland Hustle is days away from Completion

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 »

Tony Prust takes 2nd in FreeStyle at Harley’s 111th

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Prust rolls his Indian into Harley-Davidson’s 111th Anniversary Bike Show and rolls out in 2nd place Up against a cool 2Mil in custom bikes sitting on the floor, Tony Prust of Analog Motorcycles took second with a screamin’ red 1949 Indian Scout accented in gold leaf. Talk about old school! That Scout named “THE CONTINENTAL… Read more »

Throw down in Milwaukee: The Harley Museum Pro Show Recap

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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 »

PRESS: C&S Custom Introduces New Custom Billet Wheels for Honda Grom

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New Honda Grom Wheels Lexington, NC – C&S Custom announced today that they have released six sets of direct-replacement, custom billet-aluminum wheels for the MSX 125 Honda Grom. The wheels come in factory sizes as well as rear wide-tire kits in 140mm and 200mm. Replacing a factory wheel is a snap. Mount the factory tire… Read more »