Classic Harley History

February 23, 2020

Rare Harley DAH Factory Racer at Wheels Through Time Museum

Matt Walksler and crew pull out an ultra-rare Harley DAH factory racer and fire it up in the Wheels Through Time Museum. Check out how they start it by rolling the rear tire over with another old Harley.

The crew at Dale’s Wheels Through Time Museum often fire up other rare and unusual motorcycles. Worth the visit to Maggie Valely, NC.

Filed under Classic Harley History, Competition Motorcycles, Walksler's Blog by Buzz Kanter

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February 9, 2020

2020 Las Vegas Classic Motorcycle Auction

Rare Motorcycle Racers and Street Bikes Too

A quick walk through some of the classic and antique motorcycles offered at the 2020 Bonhams Motorcycle Auction.

Many motorcycle racers, ranging from 1915 Harley Sons of Speed boardtracker to ultra-rare 1948 Indian Big Base Scout rcaer, 1950s Harley WRTT and a 1960s Zanzani Motobi GP 250 racer and more.

Filed under Buzz Kanter Classic Motorcycle Blog, Classic Harley History, Classic Indian Motorcycle History, Competition Motorcycles, Events by Buzz Kanter

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December 10, 2019

New Ironhead Harley Sportster Parts Mail Order

While Harley Ironhead Sportsters have not been made or sold new since the mid 1980s, a number of companies still sell new parts for them. Some are original and some aftermarket.

1957 First Year Harley Sportster XL

If you have an Ironhead Sportster, check out the offerings at Dennis Kirk and other mail order motorcycle parts companies.

Ironhead Sportster motorcycles were built from 1957 until 1984.

Filed under Classic Harley History, Random Ideas by Staff Report

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