RoadRUNNER’s Motorcycle Reviews Now Free Online

Sep 11, 2014 View Comments by

If you’re thinking of purchasing a new or used bike sometime soon, be sure to check out RoadRUNNER’s extensive archive of motorcycle reviews to help you narrow down the possibilities. Previously, you could only access our riding impressions attached to issues that were included in your subscription period. Now, however, every review article the magazine […]

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The V-Strom Returns to the Fold

Sep 07, 2014 View Comments by

In the spring of 2011, I sold my Suzuki V-Strom 650. Since 2004, I had owned no less than three DL650s. Blue, red, and lastly my 2008, which was yellow and dubbed the “BeeStrom.” It’s safe to say I really liked the DL650. It’s affordable, easy to maintain, comfortable on long distance rides, off-road capable, […]

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2015 Harley-Davidson Models: Beyond Rushmore

Aug 29, 2014 View Comments by

Starting with the Project Rushmore models released about a year ago, Harley-Davidson has been releasing new and updated motorcycles at a rate rarely seen by the motor company (the Street 500 and 750 are the company’s first completely new bikes in 13 years). Most likely the Motor Company’s renewed vigor comes, at least partially, as […]

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Introducing RoadRUNNER’s Exclusive Harley-Davidson Digital Issue

Aug 07, 2014 View Comments by

Available exclusively through the RoadRUNNER Magazine app (for iPhone/iPad, Android devices, and Amazon Kindle) comes RoadRUNNER’s Harley-Davidson Special Edition. This 60-page issue of RoadRUNNER Motorcycle Touring & Travel focuses entirely on Harley-Davidson motorcycles and the unique culture that surrounds the brand. The Special Edition includes in depth discussion of the Motor Company’s 2014 model lineup, […]

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2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide: It’s Back

Aug 06, 2014 View Comments by

After a brief hiatus, the Road Glide returns to the Harley-Davidson lineup for 2015. The Motor Company announced the new bike just in time for Sturgis, with those in attendance getting the first look. The model, with its distinctive shark nose front fairing, will come in two flavors, the base model and the Road Glide […]

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Harley-Davidson’s LiveWire Act

Jun 24, 2014 View Comments by

With a sound that is decidedly un-potato-potato-like, Harley-Davidson has surprised the motorcycle world and legions of faithful with the first electric motorcycle by a major manufacturer.* Well, it’s not quite a production motorcycle yet, it’s more of a prototype or trial balloon; what Harley-Davidson is trying to do here is gauge whether or not the […]

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Harley-Davidson World Ride

Jun 08, 2014 View Comments by

What began in 2008 as Million Mile Monday has now become Harley-Davidson’s annual two-day World Ride event. The idea is for motorcyclists (okay, Harley riders) to take a collective break from the daily rat race and “just ride.” This year’s World Ride will take place on Sunday, June 22nd and Monday, June 23rd and participants […]

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Mustang Super Touring Seat Available for Older Models

Apr 29, 2014 View Comments by

Getting comfortable on a motorcycle can be especially challenging for those who fall into the “big and tall” category. For these riders, as well as those simply wishing for a bit more room, Mustang’s Super Touring Seat moves the rider further back on the motorcycle resulting in additional leg room and more comfortable reach to […]

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Nevada Turns 150, Raffles Off Harley

Apr 07, 2014 View Comments by

To raise money for the state’s sesquicentennial celebration, the Nevada 150 Foundation (a non-profit) is selling raffle tickets to win a 2014 Harley-Davidson Street Glide. The bike has been signed by Nevada’s Governor, Brian Sandoval (showing off his raffle ticket in photo) and has been customized to reflect Nevada’s sesquicentennial. The modifications include a special […]

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Harley-Davidson Has Sites Set on India

Mar 24, 2014 View Comments by

India, the world’s second most populous nation with over 1.2 billion people, is one of Harley-Davidson’s primary target markets. Since first entering the Indian market in 2009, Harley-Davidson has already become the biggest seller of 800cc plus motorcycles in the country (though admittedly that’s not yet a large segment in India) with 4,000 bikes sold […]

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Harley-Davidson to Bring Demo Fleet to Americade

Mar 20, 2014 View Comments by

If you’re interested one of the Project RUSHMORE Harley-Davidsons or perhaps the new Street 500 or 750, the Motor Company is going to be offering test rides on all of their models at this year’s Americade Rally. The rally continues to be a great place for potential buyers to try out new bikes as most […]

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Harley-Davidson Unveils New Low Rider and SuperLow 1200T

Mar 11, 2014 View Comments by

Though they’re nowhere close to the model releasing pace of Honda, Harley-Davidson has been on what is, for them, an absolute tear. With the Project RUSHMORE updates and the all-new Street series that came out in late 2013, the motor company has announced two more new models for 2014. Low Rider A well-known Harley model […]

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Harley-Davidson Tire Tips

Mar 04, 2014 View Comments by

Chances are, as a seasoned motorcyclist, you’re well aware of the importance of using proper tires and maintaining them. However, it’s still always intriguing to hear from OEMs on their tire recommendations. This list comes from the folks over at Harley-Davidson. Maintain Proper Tire Pressure. Harley-Davidson Product Portfolio Manager Steve Bindl says, “Checking tire pressure […]

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Akrapovič Introduces Exhaust for Harley-Davidsons

Mar 03, 2014 View Comments by

Slovenian purveyor of aftermarket exhaust systems Akrapovič is usually associated with high performance European motorcycles, but that perception is about to change. The company’s new Open-Line of exhaust systems are made to fit the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy, Electra Glide, Switchback, Road King, and more. The kits are available in either chrome or black to fit […]

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Consumer Reports on Motorcycle Reliability

Feb 21, 2014 View Comments by

They’ve reported on everything from cars to TVs to baby strollers and now they’ve turned their attention to motorcycles. Last year Consumer Reports conducted a massive customer satisfaction survey of the owners of the top five OEMs in the U.S.: Honda, Yamaha, Harley-Davidson, BMW, and Kawasaki. The report (focusing on bikes model year 2009 through […]

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