Outstanding Results @ Ultimate Builder in DC

Business Update: Washington, DC was an exceptional show. We had no less than 7 new custom bikes that made their debut at the J&P Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show. Early reports indicate that builders found the show good for business and a significant number of leads were created. Attendance was up on Saturday and Sunday…. Read more »

Women are Happier on a Motorcycle

Women motorcyclists happier than those who don’t ride: study – Source Dealer News Publish Date: December 27, 2013 MILWAUKEE, Wis. – A study commissioned by Harley-Davidson says that women who ride their own motorcycles are happier than women who don’t ride. The study, conducted by Kelton, interviewed 1,013 adult female riders and 1,016 adult female… Read more »

Ultimate Builder Results: 2013 Long Beach

The SOCAL edition of the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show featured a distinct Hollywood theme with Batman and Cat Woman-styled vehicles delighting the crowd. Forty custom sleds and over $1,000,000+ were on display. Enthusiasts were treated with some of the most outstanding designs and creativity seen on the circuit to date. Ultimate Builder MOD Harley… Read more »

Atlanta Update: 2013 Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show

Ultimate Builder From ‘Busas to Harleys, high-end custom paint was the theme of the show. Enthusiasts were treated with some of the most outstanding designs and creativity seen on the circuit. The J&P Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show rolled into inclement weather for the Atlanta edition of the show. Even so, hearty enthusiasts made their… Read more »

2013 Ultimate Builder: NORCAL Edition

The 2013-14 Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show series kicked off at the San Mateo County EventCenter with an eclectic and diverse group of custom sleds. Choppers, bobbers, sport bikes, pro street and restorations were all shined and polished for the tens of thousands of enthusiasts that streamed into the show. At each show you never… Read more »

Daytona Biketoberfest Report Card for 2013

Daytona Biketoberfest – Sunshine and Blue Skies Reports are coming in from Daytona Biketoberfest that the attendance numbers from the event are still depressed. Traffic has been down since 2004. The Daytona area that is receiving the majority of the rolling traffic are the traditional biker areas on Main Street, Beach Street, Daytona 500 racetrack,… Read more »

Garage Leathers relocates to Nashville, TN

Garage Leathers engages Biker Pros for publicity

More Sunshine, More Riding Garage Leathers On the Move – The solo bag manufacturer for Harley-Davidson Softails, Dynas, Sportsters, custom motorcycles and choppers, reports today that they have relocated to the Historic Marathon Village area of Nashville, Tennessee, from Midland Park, New Jersey. The firm’s strategic plan is to consolidate the operations of Garage Leathers… Read more »

Dealer Expo moves to Chicago’s McCormick Place

Publish Date: Sep 20, 2013 SANTA MONICA, Calif. – The Advanstar Powersports Group announces the Dealernews International Powersports Dealer Expo will be held Dec. 5-7, 2014, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill. The annual Dealer Expo, founded by Dealernews in 1966, is North America’s largest powersports business-to-business event. Dealer Expo expands from its longtime home… Read more »

September edition of AMD Magazine is online

The September edition of AMD Magazine is now available to read online at www.amdmag.com. AMD Magazine’s Financial reporting In addition to the latest financial reporting by Harley-Davidson and Polaris Industries, highlights this month include an industry extra feature on Canadian frame specialist Rolling Thunder and 2014 model introductions from Victory and Indian – in addition… Read more »

AMD Invitational Custom Bike Show Winners

The 2nd Annual AMD Invitational Custom Bike Show is held in Milwaukee on the Harley-Davidson Museum campus. It starts on Thursday, August 29, 2013 and runs through Sunday night on September 1, 2013. AMD Invitational – Free Style Shaun Ruddy of Chop Deville ran down the competition with his 2012 Chop Deville Retro Racer called… Read more »