Bikes Built Better Blog

Here is our last 5 Blog posts from our Main Site.

International Motorcycle Show 2016

The Progressive IM Shows are the best places to immerse yourself in all things motorcycle. As always, we attended the 2016 New York City show on Friday, December 9th–opening day. It’s wonderful…the rest of that teeming city is slaving away, … Continue reading

Milwaukee Eight Motor FACTS

Some juicy facts about the 2017 Milwaukee Eight motor, gleaned from an actual parts microfiche… Our earlier speculation was incorrect; the Milwaukee Eight DOES have 4 valves per cylinder, opened by two pushrod-activated rockers arms (each one has one “finger” … Continue reading

Harley’s New Engine: The “Milwaukee Eight 107”

Harley Davidson will unveil a brand new massive 1753cc V-twin engine next month. According to the EPA’s data, Harley-Davidson will introduce a new 1746cc (107ci) engine with a larger 1868cc (114ci) engine for CVO models. The new engine will be … Continue reading

EPA Fines Harley-Davidson 12 Million for selling Super Tuners

Harley-Davidson Inc (HOG.N) agreed to pay a $12 million civil fine and stop selling illegal after-market devices that cause its motorcycles to emit too much pollution, the U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday. The settlement resolves government allegations that Harley … Continue reading

Harley Primary Issues 2007 and Up

We have seen numerous issues on Harley Davidson primaries 2007 and up (2006 and up Dyna’s). This is when Harley started using their 6 speed transmission standard in the Big Twin motorcycles. There are several model-specific issues as well as … Continue reading