Cruiser

All news related to cruiser motorcycles from OEMs like Harley-Davidson, Indian, Victory and the Big Four, along with customs and gear/parts reviews.

Chris Caldovino Interview: Motorcycles, The Mob, and C.C. & Company

Best known as Tonino Sandrelli in the Boardwalk Empire HBO series, Chris Caldovino has had a wide-ranging acting career that also included the memorable...

2021 BMW R 18 Factory Customs First Look: Beyond the First Edition

The rollout of the 2021 BMW R 18 was an unorthodox process. Before we even saw a pre-production version from BMW, we were seeing...

Run-in with the Police—a Harley-Davidson Road King Police, That Is

I don’t often have a run-in with the police. Well, I recently had one. No, not some enforcement of the “Safer at Home” COVID-19 type...

Pando Moto Unveils 2020 Collection – Fashionable Moto Gear for the Safety Conscious

European motorcycle gear manufacturer Pando Moto has unveiled its voguish new 2020 collection. Included in this year’s lineup is a full range of motorcycle...
2021 BMW R 18 First Look - MSRP

2021 BMW R 18 First Look (18 Fast Facts): The Big Boxer Arrives

The long-awaited mega cruiser from BMW is here. Inspired by the classic R 5 from the 1930s, the 2021 BMW R 18 looks ready...
Harley Screamin' Eagle 128/131 Stage IV Kits Released: 121 Horsepower

Harley Screamin’ Eagle 128/131 Stage IV Kits Released: 121 Horsepower

Harley-Davidson's new Screamin' Eagle Stage IV kits for 2017 and newer Touring platforms carry the tagline "Go Big or Go Home." And for a good...
Kenda Kruz K673 Cruiser Motorcycle Tires Review: All-Conditions Rubber

Kenda Kruz K673 Cruiser Motorcycle Tires Review: All-Conditions Rubber

I have a stable of one bike—my 2007 Yamaha Royal Star Venture that I love to take on long rides (no, not walks on...
Michelin Commander III: First Ride Review from Daytona Bike Week

Michelin Commander III: First Ride Review from Daytona Bike Week

When Michelin launched its Commander II in 2012, the focus was on metric cruisers and European markets. There was no crazy push in marketing...
2020 Indian Scout Bobber Sixty First Look - 999cc

2020 Indian Scout Bobber Sixty First Look: 60 Cubic Inches

The wait is over for those wishing for an Indian Scout Bobber with the smaller displacement motor found in the Indian Scout Sixty. The...
1985 Honda VT500 at Gile Flowage

Living with the Honda VT500C Shadow – 35 Years Later

A narrow-angle V-twin without a counterbalancer that doesn’t shake like crazy? Yep. Back in 2004, I bought a used 1998 Honda VT 1100C2 Shadow ACE...
Harley Unveils Patriotic Paint for Road Glide Special (750 Available)

Harley Unveils Patriotic Paint for Road Glide Special (1500 Available)

Harley-Davidson has launched more special editions, debuting a patriotic two-tone paint scheme on its Road Glide Special models. Only 750 are available.

2020 Harley-Davidson Softail Standard First Look (6 Fast Facts)

Aiming at both budget-minded big-inch cruiser fans, as well as serious customizers, the new 2020 Harley-Davidson Softail Standard is all about presenting buyers with...

2020 Indian Scout 100th Anniversary Review (9 Fast Facts)

2020 is a big year for the Indian Scout as Indian Motorcycle celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Scout. It started in 1920 with...

2020 Harley-Davidson Fat Boy 30th Anniversary Review (8 Fast Facts)

The Harley-Davidson Fat Boy grows up in 2020. The petite 107 is dropped, and you have only one motor choice for The Plump One—the...
1985 Honda VF700C Magna for sale KBB

Honda VF700C Magna : One of the Hondas that Harley Built (Tariff Bike)

Say what? Harley built Hondas? Well, no, not in so many nuts and bolts. But back in the early 1980s, Harley-Davidson did take some actions that led directly to a series of bikes from Japanese motorcycle manufacturers as a result. They are sometimes referred to as the “tariff bikes.”