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J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Crowns ‘King of the Builders’ at its Championship Round at the Progressive® International Motorcycle Show in Chicago, IL

Winners of all categories including Freestyle, Modified Custom, Modified Harley-Davidson, and Modified Retro, also announced [gallery type="rectangular" ids="2592,2591,2590,2588" orderby="rand"]   Santa Monica, Calif. (February 12, 2017) – The 8th annual J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show (UBCBS), today crowned its 2017 “King of the Builders” at the Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® (IMS) in Chicago, the motorsports industry's most powerful method for engaging qualified buyers. UBCBS is an elite-level custom
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Long Live the King, Nick Beaulieu Named King of Custom Motorcycle Builders

Chicago -- February 13, 2017 -- J&P Cycles, the world’s largest aftermarket motorcycle parts and accessories retailer, celebrates the naming of a new King of Custom Motorcycle Builders, Nick Beaulieu of Windham, Maine. Beaulieu earned the title during the J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show, which announced the winners at the Progressive International Motorcycle Show in Chicago on Sunday.     “Winning such a prestigious competition is something I’ve
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MILWAUKEE (Feb. 9, 2017) – Swapping chrome for black and powered by the muscular Milwaukee-Eight™ 107 engine, the new Road King Special motorcycle pushes Harley-Davidson’s touring line in a dramatic new styling direction, expressing a contemporary perspective on the classic Road King model. [gallery type="rectangular" ids="2575,2576"] “The Road King Special pounds down the boulevard like a gleaming locomotive rolling through a train yard at midnight,” said Brad Richards, Harley-Davidson Vice-President
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(Mitchell, SD) February 6th, 2017 – The Klock Werks Krew, in partnership with the industry-leading premium acoustic control brand Dynamat, introduce a custom audio accessory kit for Harley-Davidson models. Riders around the world love the iconic engine and exhaust sounds of their Harley Davidson motorcycles, but distracting fairing rattles and muddled stereo systems are a drag. The all-new Klock Werks Dynamat Sound Control Fairing Kit is an easy to install custom cut kit
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New HAVOC 124SS Model Launched at Easyriders Expo. Introductory Price $45,000

CHARLOTTETOWN, Prince Edward Island and BUCKNER, Ky., Feb. 6, 2017 - The Havoc Motorcycles ( and Wild West Motor Company ( partnership launched an exciting new model at the Easyriders V-Twin Expo in Cincinnati on 28-29 January, named the "Havoc 124SS". The motorcycle's hand-crafted frame is CNC laser cut and TIG welded in the latest in frame engineering technology to stretch out to a comfortable 70" wheelbase.  Its aggressive front
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First Buffalo Chip Concert Announcement for 2017

Move it on over for George Thorogood!   Sturgis, SD (February 7, 2017) –George Thorogood and the Destroyers will be performing for fans at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip® on Thurs., Aug. 10 and they’re still “Bad to the Bone.” The band’s show will follow Doug Danger’s Rattlesnake Jump, an attempt to jump Evel Knievel’s 1972 Harley-Davidson 120ft. over a pit filled with live rattlesnakes. See the best partier anywhere make the
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SOMERSET, WIS, FEB 07—Born from the dirt. Built to raise hell. The all-new Kuryakyn Riot collection features authentic motocross styling for steadfast stability, traction, and control to run wild on or off-road. [gallery ids="2547,2551"] The traditional MX-styled designs deliver the essential support aggressive riders need to rip up the streets, tracks or trails. Constructed from durable single aluminum castings with a serrated-tooth top surface for surefooted grip and rugged style,
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Photos from the 2017 Minneapolis IMS

This past weekend the Progressive International Motorcycle Show rolled into Minneapolis, MN and The V-Twin Blog was there to take pictures and get you close to the action. Hope you enjoy the photo gallery. [gallery type="rectangular" ids="2541,2540,2539,2538,2537,2536,2535,2534,2533,2532,2531,2530,2529,2528,2527,2526,2525,2524,2523,2522,2521,2520,2519,2518,2517,2516,2515,2514,2513,2512,2511,2510,2509,2508,2507,2506,2505,2504,2503,2502,2501,2500" orderby="rand"] Ride or Die! [caption id="attachment_283" align="alignleft" width="128"] The V-Twin Blogger[/caption]