Monthly Archives: December 2012

Vintage Motorcycle Kickstart Classic Ride May 15 & 16 2013

The details have been finalized for American Iron Magazine’s next Motorcycle Kickstart Classic ride and we hope you can join us this year. This 2-day ride is open to all makes, models and years of motorcycles. The kicker-only motorcycles ride … Continue reading

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Classic Harley Racer, Part 1: David Morrill’s 1921 Blanked Off Twin

Ever wonder what it would be like to take a mostly complete 1921 motorcycle and rebuild it as a single cylinder classic Harley racer replica? We are reposting, with permission, this fine first is a series of articles by David Morrill, from his blog … Continue reading

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Classic Harley History Articles & Authors Needed For Magazine

I am the publisher of American Iron Magazine, the best selling Harley-oriented magazine in the world. We have published special collector’s issues of magazine celebrating Harley’s 90th, 95th and 100th anniversaries (still on sale at We have begun planning a … Continue reading

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Vintage Motorcycle Alliance Swap Meet & Bike Show Eustis, FL March 2013

The Vintage Motorcycle Alliance, LLC is returning to the Lake County Fairgrounds in Eustis, Florida March 8 & 9, 2013 for the second International Vintage Motorcycle Swap Meet and Bike Show. “Success of the initial event has demanded a repeat … Continue reading

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YEAR END SALE Subscribe to American Iron Magazine Digital Harley

I do not often post commercial items on this blog but thought this is worthwhile to all readers. We recently began offering the world’s best selling Harley magazine American Iron Magazine, which I publish, in digital format on the Internet. It features … Continue reading

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Classic 1925 Harley JE Replica Racer

Doesn’t everyone wish they had a cool classic Harley race bike? I know I do. So when I picked up this 1925 Harley JE a few years ago I joined forces with Dale Walksler of Wheels Through Time museum and built … Continue reading

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Early Harley-Davidson Motor Company C. H. Lang Catalog

Not sure what year this catalog is from, but it is pretty amazing for Harley historians. Note the use of Motor Cycles as two words and not Motorcycles as we current use.

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Preston Tucker On 1936 Harley EL Knucklehead – Snappy Dresser

I just came across this wonderful photo of Preston Tucker on a stunning all-white 1936 Harley-Davidson EL and wanted to share it here. I’d have to wonder if this all-white, first year OHV Harley was a special order (to match is … Continue reading

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