Category Archives: Big Twin Flathead Harleys

The big twin classic Harleys of 74 and 80-cubic inch displacement.

4 Classic Harley Riders On Team American Iron To Cross US on Motorcycle Cannonball

The third running of the bi-annual Motorcycle Cannonball will cross the US again in September 2014. This time it is from Daytona FL to Tacoma, WA on 1936 and older motorcycles. Battery maker Adventure Power is the title sponsor for … Continue reading

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Classic Harley News: Motorcycle Cannonball 2014 Route, Dates and More

This is the route and planned dates for the 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball. In working on this route for the 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball endurance event, they have tried to fulfill several criteria: A coast-to-coast route across the United States. We start the … Continue reading

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4 Classic Harley Riders Form Team American Iron For Motorcycle Cannonball 2014

The Motorcycle Cannonball Endurance Run is returning for 2014 and it will be the most challenging to date. This will be the third running of the coast-to-coast endurance ride for classic motorcycles and riders. It will start in Daytona Beach, … Continue reading

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2014 Motorcycle Cannonball Ride & Buzz Kanter’s 1936 Harley VLH

The initial information for the 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball has been announced, and I plan on riding my dirty 1936 VLH (Very Leaky Harley?) Harley and following the progress in the pages of American Iron Magazine. The brief details of the … Continue reading

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Prepping To Ride Classic 1936 Harley VLH On Motorcycle Cannonball 2014

It seems my lot in life is to ride the newest possible model and year of Harley in each Motorcycle Cannonball event. The first one was in 2010 and I rode a 1915 Harley with a cut-off year of 1915. … Continue reading

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Buzz Kanter & Motorcycle Cannonball 2014 Classic Ride Diary

Motorcycle Cannonball – an exciting event in the life of any classic motorcycle enthusiast. Looks like we are going to do it again in 2014. I helped rebuild and then I rode a 1915 Harley most of the way across … Continue reading

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Possible 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball Vintage Ride

Lonnie Isam, Jr., the man who got the Motorcycle Cannonball rolling, has announced he is considering a third coast to coast ride in September 2014. “I have been exploring the possibility of putting on another Cannonball event in 2014. Although … Continue reading

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1948 Harley Panhead Classic Motorcycle – Dirty & Rusty

When it comes to classic Harley motorcycles, what is there about dirty, old and rusty ones that make them stand out from the crowd? Park a couple of fully restored classic Harleys and one dirty, rusty one, and guess which … Continue reading

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1936 Harley VLH Classic Motorcycle Project

I am down at Wheels Through Time museum in Maggie Valley, NC with my friends Dale and Matt Walksler as well as John Dills and others. Our goal is to work over my mostly stock and original (except paint) 1936 Harley VLH. I … Continue reading

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Classic Harley Police Speed Testing @ 100 MPH in 1935

Great video showing police in 1935 speed testing the all new VLH flathead Harleys at 100 mph. http://youtu.be/i81lzERPC8I

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