2011 Harley-Davidson CVO Screamin’ Eagle Street Glide

2011 Harley-Davidson CVO Screamin’ Eagle Street Glide

Harley-Davidson doesn’t reveal sales figures for individual models—-Still, it’s no secret that the bagger touring models outsell the rest of the line.  If you ask sales people at several Harley dealerships what their most popular bagger is, they’ll tell you it’s the Street Glide without question.  Consequently, a CVO Screamin’ Eagle version of the Street Glide was a no brainer in 2010.  Obviously, the 2010 Screamin’ Eagle Street Glide sold […]

Motorman’s Road Test: 2012 Victory High-Ball

Motorman’s Road Test: 2012 Victory High-Ball

2012 Victory High-Ball You can call it a Bobber, or a custom, or a blacked out custom bobber, and you can have it in any color you want as long as it’s matte black. However, Victory calls it the High-Ball.  Victory took their basic Vegas, blacked out just about everything, bobbed the front fender, added some serious ape hangers (adjustable for both high and low positions) threw in some black […]

Motorman’s Road Test: 2012 Victory Cross Country Tour

Motorman’s Road Test: 2012 Victory Cross Country Tour

2012 Victory Cross Country Tour For 2012, Victory has expanded its touring line up with a more luxurious version of its Cross Country model aptly named, the Cross Country Tour.  The Cross Country Tour adds quite a bit to the already nicely equipped standard model.  Most notably is a quick release tour-pack.  New front lowers with vents that open for more airflow and close for cooler weather.  They’re also equipped […]

2012 Harley Davidson Switchback

2012 Harley Davidson Switchback

For 2012, H.D. has introduced yet another hard bagger model. This hard bagger however, is a member of the Dyna family rather than the FLH line. That means among other things that it’s about 100 lbs. lighter than a Road King. Yet it comes standard with the 103 motor as does the Road King this year. With a hundred pounds less bulk to move around, the Switchback is a quick […]

2012 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide Classic

2012 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide Classic

The big change for the 2012 Harley Davidson Touring line up is the 103 motor is now standard equipment. Every touring model from the Street Glide to the Ultra Limited gets the 103. Also worth mentioning, is the 103 now comes standard on many of the Soft Tails and Dynas as well. More horse power and torque is especially helpful on a heavyweight touring bike that is likely to be […]

Comparison: Triumph Bonneville Vs HD Sportster 883 Low

Comparison: Triumph Bonneville Vs HD Sportster 883 Low

We recently added a new Triumph Bonneville to our collection, we’ll be using the bike at our Ride Like a Pro classes and of course, for riding enjoyment. If you’re not familiar with this bike, it’s made to look very much like the classic Bonneville of the 60’s and early 70’s. The thing that really separates this Bonneville from its classic fore-bearers, it’s as reliable as any Japanese bike and […]