Dunlop Launches Campaign to Reward COVID-19 First Responders

Sep 16, 2020 View Comments by

Dunlop Motorcycle Tires has launched the Humble Heroes Project, a campaign looking to honor first responders who have gone above and beyond the call of duty during the COVID-19 pandemic. More specifically, the tire OEM is accepting nominations of healthcare workers and first responders who have excelled during the crisis. Out of the nominees, one […]

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Harley-Davidson Challenges Riders to Socially-Distanced Adventure

Aug 06, 2020 View Comments by

Harley-Davidson launched its Let’s Ride Challenge on July 29 to celebrate motorcycling and offer riders an opportunity for a socially-distanced adventure. Running through the end of August, the event invites riders from all over the country to engage in motorcycling activities suitable for all skill levels. Through these activities, participants can earn entries for a […]

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Harley-Davidson Electric Motorcycle Owner Makes History

Jul 07, 2020 View Comments by

In the past few months, the world has found new ways to celebrate momentous life achievements and riding motorcycles has been one such outlet.    Diego Cardenas, a California resident, was hoping to spend June 30, 2020, in Spain celebrating his 50th birthday. This Spring, he knew he was going to need a new plan, but […]

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2020 Harley-Davidson Low Rider S

May 01, 2020 View Comments by

The Low Rider S is the new addition to Harley-Davidson’s Softail line for 2020, reviving a model last seen on the Dyna platform that became defunct in 2017. It hews closely to the previous iteration but it replaces the Dyna’s twin shocks with a shock hidden under the seat in the newly excellent Softail platform. […]

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2020 Harley-Davidson CVO Lineup

Mar 04, 2020 View Comments by

If you’re looking for the highest-end traditional American motorcycle, you’ll be shopping in Harley-Davidson’s Custom Vehicle Operations aisle. Since it was launched in 1999, the CVO lineup has offered features, finishes, and paintwork unavailable on “lesser” Harleys. For 2020, the CVO line consists of three models, all of which are powered by the CVO-exclusive 117-cubic-inch […]

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May the Best V-twin Win

Feb 17, 2020 View Comments by

The Indian Motorcycle’s all-new Indian Challenger is a fully-loaded premium bagger designed as an alternative to the category leader, the Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special. Recently, Indian announced the “Challenger Challenge,” a campaign that invites motorcyclists to test ride the Challenger and Road Glide Special back-to-back for the ultimate head-to-head comparison. Launching at Daytona Bike Week […]

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Sturgis Events – What to do During the Rally

Jul 29, 2015 View Comments by

2015 Sturgis Event Calendar – Things to Do – Friday, July 31 Noon: Opening Ceremony of H-D Rally Point – Harley-Davidson Sunday, Aug. 2 Visit Lazelle Street Indian Display for exact time: Limited Edition Model Year 2016 Chief Classic Giveaway 3:30 p.m. “Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis” Welcome Event – Indian Motorcycle 4 p.m. Sturgis […]

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MotoMojo: Seat Height & The Factors That Contribute To It

Dec 03, 2014 View Comments by

It can be a real hassle to try to ride a bike that’s too tall for you—and it also can be very intimidating—particularly for newer riders who may be a little unsteady or nervous about balancing a heavy bike at a standstill. In many cases, a too-high seat is a real deal-breaker, when a potential […]

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Tour of the Week: Shamrock Tour – Austin, Texas

Sep 05, 2014 View Comments by

Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine will be releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Austin, TX Shamrock Tour comes from RoadRUNNER‘s May/June 2006 issue.

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New! Organized European Tours on Harley-Davidsons

Nov 25, 2013 View Comments by

Have you ever wanted to tour the Old World? To see the Coliseum in Rome, the canals of Venice, or the vineyards of Tuscany? How about Germany’s famous Oktoberfest or Austria’s European Bike Week? For the first time Blue Rim Tours, sponsored by RoadRUNNER Magazine, is offering European tours on Harley-Davidsons that will take you […]

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New Breakout from Harley-Davidson

Mar 13, 2013 View Comments by

If you found yourself coveting last year’s Harley-Davidson CVO Breakout, but couldn’t quite come up with the $26,499 required from raiding your pockets and couch cushions, you’re in luck. The Motor Company has just released a standard version of the Breakout and it comes in at a relatively affordable $17,899 (in black). Though the new […]

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Daytona Bike Week iPhone App, Pocket Guide, and Harley Parade

Mar 05, 2013 View Comments by

If you’re heading down to Daytona, FL for Bike Week (March 8-17, 2013) you’ll be happy to know that the Daytona Chamber of Commerce and the Daytona Beach News-Journal have created guides to help you navigate through the week’s events and festivities. For those in possession of an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch, the Daytona […]

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What is it About Old Iron?

Jul 12, 2012 View Comments by

Why do we get so turned on over old cars, bikes, tractors, or just about any other rusted, busted old heaps? Do we see the possibilities of what they can be, or what they once were? Are we looking at them through rose tinted glasses, which comfortably distort reality? It’s mostly us “guys” that seem […]

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