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Remaking The Rodney Dangerfield Of Harley-Davidsons

Story By Johnny Pants Photos By Jack “Hurricane Survivor” Cofano
2018-09-18 11:31:07 Published in Modified Stockers

   I’ve always had a thing about banging four-stroke singles for their simplicity and often giant-killing ride. You can imagine when I read that Harley, er, sorry, Buell was thinking about making a single cylinder road bike. Buell was the sporting division of Harley-Davidson so when I heard some of the initial rumors of a 900cc single hot rod, I got pretty excited. Wow, a wicked tall single cylinder with hopefully a six-speed tranny and built Buell-light could be just the thing for killing the back roads of America. I couldn’t wait.

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Unnaturally Aspirated Softail

Story By Johnny Pants Photos By Jack “Turbo Lad” Cofano
2018-09-13 14:36:19 Published in Modified Stockers

Lately there’s been a return to wholesome natural foods and it probably is a good thing although we’ve got to wait a generation or two to see if it’s actually true. I won’t be part of this social experiment as I like my food unnatural and my bikes the same way. All it took was one ride on a turbo’d Harley and I was sold on the wholesome goodness of excessive horsepower courtesy of unnatural aspiration.

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Smoke Out 19 ─ The Bikes Part Two

Story And Photos By Jack Cofano
2018-08-30 09:13:14 Published in 2018 Rallies & Events

The bikes at the Smoke Out bike shows are always a pleasant change from most of the shows I cover. You won’t see elaborate paints jobs, oversize skinny wheels, or, for that matter, you won’t see many baggers.

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Smoke Out 19 ─ The Bikes Part One

Story And Photos By Jack Cofano
2018-08-28 16:00:20 Published in 2018 Rallies & Events

The bikes at the Smoke Out bike shows are always a pleasant change from most of the shows I cover. You won’t see elaborate paints jobs, oversize skinny wheels, or, for that matter, you won’t see many baggers.

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RA Custom Motorcycles Evolution Pan

Story By Johnny Pants Photos By Jack “I’m Winking At You” Cofano
2018-08-17 09:23:03 Published in Choppers

You gotta love a guy like Rob Adams of RA Custom Motorcycles in Hamilton, New Jersey, who’s kind of a one-man-show building phantom Panhead choppers on his own late into the night. Rob does a serious bit of everything there from engine work to, well, whatever he’s got to do to turn out some very good looking rides with the best accessory of all ─ license plates.

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