Cover Bikes

Cover Bikes

2010 Harley-Davidson Street Glide

April 30, 2012
Our May 2011 cover bike is owned by Danny Webb from Kansas City, Missouri, and we photographed Shaunta’, on Danny’s bike for this month’s cover. Owner: Danny Webb City: Kansas City, Missouri General Year/Make/Model: 2010 Harley-Davidson FLHX Street Glide

2008 Precision Cycle Works Detroit Bobber

January 31, 2012
Our February 2012 cover bike is owned by Mike Schweder from Blue Springs, Missouri. We photographed cover model search winner Jennifer, on Mike’s bike for this month’s cover. She was the winner of our Cover Model Search at The Lake House Pub in Lee’s Summit, Missouri.Owner: Mike Schweder City: Blue Springs, Missouri General Year/Make/Model: 2008 Precision Cycle Works (PCW) Detroit BobberEngine Make/Size (ci/cc): S&S 96ci/1573cc Polished Carburetor: S&SAir Cleaner: S&SPipes: HookerTransmission Make/Model: Rivera Primo Powerdrive 6-Speed LSD Shifting: Foot shiftFrame/Suspension Make/Model: PCW Rigid BobberRake: 35 inchesRear Suspension: Hard tailForks: DNA SpringerExtension: 2 inches over stockTriple-Trees: DNAWheels, Tires & Brakes FrontType:…

2006 Harley-Davidson Softail Deluxe

December 31, 2011
Our January 2011 cover bike is owned by Ted Haase from Grain Valley, Missouri. His 2006 Harley-Davidson Softail Deluxe was selected as one of the winning bikes at our Cover Bike Search at the The Bar in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. We photographed cover model search winner Sarah, on his bike for this month’s cover. Owner: Ted Haase City: Grain Valley, MissouriGeneral- Year/Make/Model: 2006 Harley-Davidson Softail Deluxe Engine- Make/Size: Harley Davidson 88ci - Carburetor: Fuel injected - Air Cleaner: Harley-Davidson- Pipes: Vance & HinesTransmission - Make/Model: Harley-Davidson 5-speed Wheels, Tires & Brakes Front- Type: Chromed Laced - Size: 16 inch- Tire:…

2008 Harley-Davidson CVO Springer Softail

November 30, 2011
Our December 2011 cover bike is owned by Tom Schmidt from St. Joseph, Missouri. His 2008 Harley-Davidson CVO Springer Softail was selected as the winning bike at our Cover Bike Search at the Brass Rail in Kansas City, Missouri. We photographed cover model search winner Desire', on his bike for this month’s cover. Owner: Tom Schmidt City: St. Joseph, Missouri, MissouriGeneral- Year/Make/Model: 2008 Harley-Davidson CVO Springer Softail Engine- Make/Size: Harley Davidson 110B stage 2 Screamin Eagle - Carburetor: Electronic sequential port fuel injection - Air Cleaner: Screamin Eagle heavy breather intake- Pipes: Vance & Hines Slash DownsTransmission - Make/Model: Harley-Davidson…

2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Firefighter Edition Trike

October 31, 2011
Our November 2011 cover bike is owned by Dale Minton from Parkville, Missouri. His 2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Firefighter Edition Trike was selected as the winning bike at our Cover Bike Search at Worth Clearance Center in Grandview, Missouri. We photographed cover model search winner Keesha, on his bike for this month’s cover. Owner: Dale Minton & Michael Newburger City: Parkville, MissouriGeneral- Year/Make/Model: 2002 Harley-Davidson Road King Firefighter Edition Trike- Fabrication by: Harley Davidson & Motor Trike - Assembled by: Dale Minton & Bill Mathews - Assembly Time: 3 weeksEngine- Make/Size: Harley-Davidson 88 ci- Carburetor: Fuel injectedTransmission- Make/Model: Harley-Davidson 6-speed…

2005 Wild West Dragoon

September 30, 2011
Our October 2011 cover bike is owned by Scott Wilson from Grandview, Missouri. His 2005 Wild West Dragoon was selected as the winning bike at our Cover Bike Search at The Jobsite Bar in Olathe, Kansas. We photographed cover model search winner Amy, on his bike for this month’s cover. Owner: Scott WilsonCity: Grandview, MissouriGeneral- Year/Make/Model: 2005 Wild West DragoonEngine- Size/Make 117ci S&S Sidewinder- Carburetor: S&S Super G- Air Cleaner: S&S- Pipes: Wild WestTransmission/Drive Train- Make/Model: Baker 6-speed- Primary: Primo 3 inch openFrame/Suspension- Make: Wild West- Rake: 43 degrees- Backbone: 2 inch- Swingarm: Wild West- Rear suspension: Nitrogen-charged mono shock-…

2007 Harley-Davidson Fat Boy

August 31, 2011
Our September 2011 cover bike is owned by Brian Arroyo from Kansas City, Missouri. His 2007 Harley-Davidson Fat Boy was selected as the winning bike at our Cover Bike Search at Open Road Bar & Grill in Grandview, Missouri. We shot cover model search winner Jennifer on Brian's bike for this month cover.Owner: Brian Arroyo City: Kansas City, MissouriGeneral- Year/Make/Model: 2007 Harley Fat Boy - Fabrication by: Midwest Customs- Assembled by Denny Harris - Assembly Time: 3 weeksEngine- Make/Size: Harley-Davidson 1584cc- Air Cleaner: Kuryakyn Corsair- Pipes: Vance & Hines Big RadiusTransmission- Make/Model: Harley-Davidson 6-speed Wheels, Tires & Brakes Front- Type:…

2001 Panzer Premier

July 31, 2011
Our August 2011 cover bike is owned by Steve Courtwright from Independence, Missouri. His 2001 Panzer Premier was selected as the winning bike at our cover bike search, which took place at Russo’s Pizza in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Owner: Steve Courtwright City: Independence, MissouriGeneral- Year: 2001- Manufacturer: Panzer - Model: Premier- Fabricated and assembled by: Panzer Motorcycle Works – Canon City, Colorado- Chromed by: Chrome WorksEngine - Make/Size: Accurate Engineering 90ci.- Carburetor: SSE- Air Cleaner: SS- Pipes: PaughcoTransmission- Make/Model: Jim’s 5-Speed - Shifting: FootPaintMolding: StockPainter: Pinstriped by SkeeterColor/Type: BlackFrameMake/Model: Apoco Soft TailRake: StockStretch: StockSwingarm: StockRear Suspension: ProgressiveAccessoriesBars: Chrome Works Fenders:…

2011 Ducati Diavel

June 30, 2011
Our July 2011 cover bike is owned by John Kevin Neal Sr. from Kansas City, Missouri. A few weeks ago, fellow Cycle Connections team member Wally LaFond attended the Ducati Diavel Launch Party at Reno’s Powersports in Kansas City, Missouri and told me about this hot new Ducati he thought would make a good cover bike. After looking at his photos and doing a bit of research on this new bike, I totally agreed, and decided to shoot this month’s cover model Amber, on John's bike. Diavel Carbon - Technical Specification CHASSISFrame: Tubular steel Trellis frame Wheelbase: 62.6 inchesRake: 28…

2006 American Ironhorse Texas Chopper

May 31, 2011
Owner: Steven SmithCity: Kansas City, MissouriGeneral- Year: 2006- Manufacturer: American Ironhorse - Model: Texas ChopperEngine - Engine: S&S 111ci/1819cc- Carburetor: S&S- Air Cleaner: D&M Spike - Pipes: Vance & Hines Transmission- Make/Model: S&S 6-Speed - Final Drive: Belt Frame/Forks/Suspension - Make/Model: Daytec - Forks: Mean Street legs - Extension: 10 inches over- Rake: 38 degrees- Stretch: 110 inches- Swingarm: Twin-sided soft tail Wheels, Tires & BrakesFront- Rim width: 3 inches- Tire: Metzler- Brake: Dual discRear- Rim width: 10.5- Tire: Metzler 280- Brake: Disc Finish - Color: Blue, red, purple & black. Accessories - Pegs: XO Products- Grips: XO Products- Mirrors:…

2007 Harley-Davidson Street Glide

April 30, 2011
Owner: Jason WilliamsonCity: Lee’s Summit, Missouri General- Manufacturer: Harley-Davidson - Year: 2007- Model: FLHX Street Glide- Fabricated by: Chris Cofield with CC Custom Graphics- Assembled by Worth Harley-Davidson- Assembly time: 1 month- Chromed by: Worth Harley-DavidsonEngine - Engine: 103ci built by Larson Machine Shop- Air Cleaner: SE Heavy Breather - Pipes: Reinhart 4 inch True Duels Finish - Painter: Chris Cofield with CC Custom Graphics. Accessories - Speedometer: Spun Aluminum Gauges.- Mirrors: Harley-Davidson- Grips: ZombieWheels - Type: Performance Machine.- Tires: MetzlerOther Information/Specs: I would like to say that Larson Machine did one hell of a job on my motor build.…

2010 Custom Rigid Chopper

March 31, 2011
Owner: Don ToomayCity: Shawnee, KansasGeneral Year/Make/Model: 2010 Custom Rigid ChopperFabrication by: Don ToomayAssembled by: Don ToomayAssembly Time: 3 yearsEngineMake/Size: S&S124ci Carburetor: S&S Air Cleaner: S&S Pipes: Don Toomay TransmissionMake/Model: Baker RSD Dyna Shifting: Foot shift 6-speed PaintMolding: Wiz Bang Customs Painter: Wiz Bang Customs Color/Type: Sparkly…PPG Blue Frame Make/Model: MC Worx Viking Rigid Rake: 40 degrees + 7 degree treesStretch: 3 inches up and 3 inches in backboneForks Type: Vrod 49mm Extension: 16 inchesBuilder: Forkin’ by Frank’sWheels, Tires & BrakesFrontWheel: DNA 80 spoke Size: 21 inch Rim width: 3.5 inches Tire: Metzeler Rear: Wheel: DNA 80 spoke Size: 18 inch…

2001 Harley Davidson Sportster

February 28, 2011
Owner: Dr. Lonnie W. BlumCity: Holden, Missouri General- Manufacturer: Harley-Davidson - Year: 2001- Model: Sportster 1200Engine - Engine: 1200 cc - Carburetor: Screamin’ Eagle - Air Cleaner: Kuryakyn Hypercharger - Pipes: Screamin’ Eagle Finish - Painter: Ron Morris from Lee’s Summit, Missouri, with help from another airbrush artist. - Color: Base color is a dark blue with prisms added to the paint to reflect various colors in direct sunlight. The flames are airbrushed in shades of blue to simulate butane flames. Many coats of clear coat finish out the project with an almost 3D appearance.Accessories - Seat: Viberider Systems passenger…

1952 Custom Triumph Thunderbird

January 31, 2011
Owner: Dave KirklandCity: Blue Springs, MissouriGeneral Year/Make/Model: 1952 Triumph ThunderbirdFabrication by: Restoration fab by Ernie Kirkland Assembled by: Ernie Kirkland and Dave KirklandAssembly Time: Restoration took 4 monthsChromed by: Jackson PlatingEngineMake/Size: Triumph 650ccCarburetor: 2 - Amal 375 MonoblocAir Cleaner: Velocity stacks Pipes: NOS MCM pipes and NOS Bates mufflers TransmissionMake/Model: Triumph 4-speed Shifting: Foot shift mounted on rear Frame/Suspension Make/Model: Modified 1952 Triumph Forks: Vincent Triple-Trees: VincentWheels, Tires & BrakesFrontType: Dunlop Size: 19 inch Rim width: 2 inches Tire: Avon Rear: Type: Borrani Size: 18 inch Rim width: 3 inch Tire: AVON Drag slick NOSBrake: Triumph drumFinish Molding: Restoration bodywork…

2010 Royal Enfield Bullet Classic C5 EFI

December 31, 2010
Owner: Crossroads PowersportsCity: Kansas City, MissouriEngine: Air Cooled Single Cylinder; 4-Stroke, OHV, SI Engine Displacement: 499 CC Fueling: Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) Maximum Power 27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm Maximum Torque 41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm Transmission: 5 Speed Ignition: Electronic Ignition Ground Clearance: 5.5 in. Wheel Base: 53.9 in. Length: 83.86 in. Seat Height: 31.5 in. Front Tire: 90/90-18 Rear Tire: 110/90-18 Front Brake: 280mm Hydraulic Disc Brake Rear Brake: 153mm Foot Operated Drum Front Suspension: 130mm Telescopic, Hydraulic Damping Rear Suspension: 80mm Swing Arm With Gas Shock Absorbers Fuel Tank Capacity: 3.56 gal. 13.5 ltr Curb Weight: 411.4…

2005 Custom Harley-Davidson Road King

November 30, 2010
Owner: Jack HartmanCity: Kansas City, MissouriGeneral Year/Make/Model: 2005 Harley-Davidson Road King “Bling King”Fabrication by: Paul Harper with Turkey Creek Cycles in Merriam, Kansas Assembled by: Mark Moehlman with MGM Fabrication.Paint & Graphics: Scott ThomasBuild Time: Eight months. EngineMake/Size: Harley-Davidson 103ciAir Cleaner: Chrome Pro Force One Spike Pipes: D&D Fat Kat TransmissionMake/Model: Harley-Davidson Screamin Eagle 6-speed Shifting: Softbrake extended heel toe & brake leverFrame/Suspension Make/Model: 2005 Harley-Davidson Road King Swingarm: Chrome Harley-Davidson Forks: Arnott 11 way adjustable air bag suspension Wheels, Tires & BrakesFrontType: RC Components-Raven Size: 21 inch Rim width: 3.5 inches Tire: Avon Venom 120/70-21Brake: Hawg Halter 6-Piston Chrome…

1989 Custom Harley-Davidson FXR

October 31, 2010
Owner: Tim AtkinsonCity: Pleasant Hill, MissouriGeneral Year/Make/Model: 1989 Custom Harley-Davidson FXR Fabrication by: Samson's Fabrication Assembled by: Myself and a couple buddies.Assembly Time: About 2 ½ years. EngineMake/Size: Harley-Davidson 80ci/1340ccCarburetor: Mikuni Air Cleaner: Corsair Pipes: Vance & Hines TransmissionMake/Model: Harley-Davidson 5-speed. Shifting: Foot Frame/Suspension Make/Model: Harley-Davidson FXR customized by Samson's Fabrication Rake: 41 degrees Stretch: 14 inches over Swingarm: Stock Harley-Davidson Rear Suspension: Sportster Progressive Forks: Harley-Davidson Wide-Glide Triple-Trees: Jesse James Wheels, Tires & BrakesFrontType: Chrome Twisted Spoke Size: 21 inch Rim width: 3 inches Tire: Metzler Brake: Harley-Davidson Rear: Type: Chrome USA Size: 16 inch Rim width: 4 inch…

2005 American Ironhorse Texas Chopper

September 30, 2010
Owner: Bill MillerCity: Kansas City, MissouriGeneral- Manufacturer: American Ironhorse (AIH)- Year: 2007- Model: Texas ChopperEngine - Engine: S&S 111ci/1819cc- Carburetor: AIH- Air Cleaner: AIH- Pipes: AIHTransmission- Make/Model: S&S 6-Speed - Final Drive: Belt Frame/Suspension - Make/Model: Stock AIH Texas Chopper 280 frame- Rake: 38 degrees- Stretch: 110 inches- Swingarm: Twin sided Forks - Type: Telescopic - Extension: 42 inch Finish - Paint: AIH- Color: Atomic Green w/Blue Decal FlaresAccessories - Bars: AIH- Fenders: AIH- Headlight: AIH- Taillight: AIH- Speedometer: Digital- Pegs: AIH Chrome - Gas Tank: 3.48 Gals- Oil Tank: Air Cooled- Seat: Single Leather - Mirrors: Dual Chrome- Grips:…

2005 Custom Harley-Davidson Sportster

August 31, 2010
Owner: Jimmy FletcherCity: Grandview, MissouriGeneral- Manufacturer: Harley-Davidson - Year: 2005- Model: 1200XLC SportsterEngine - Engine: Harley-Davidson 1200cc.- Carburetor: Stock- Air Cleaner: Harley-Davidson High Flow Sreamin' Eagle - Pipes: Samson Transmission- Make/Model: Harley-Davidson 5-Speed - Final Drive: Belt Finish - Paint: Custom paint by the late Jhon Kessinger, who has gone to a better place.- Color: Multiple candies and gold leafing.Accessories - Bars: Flanders mini apes- Front Fender: Raked by Brian The Welder.- Headlight: Headwinds- Pegs: Kuryakyn- Grips: Kuryakyn- Seat: LePeraInterview by Mike SchwederPhotos by Bruce Stimpson with Stimpson Photography.~Prev Page Next Page~

2007 Harley-Davidson Softail Custom

July 31, 2010
Owner: Steve BogueCity: Independence, MissouriGeneral- Manufacturer: Harley-Davidson - Year: 2007- Model: FXSTC Softail CustomEngine - Engine: Harley-Davidson 96 ci 1450cc, Twin Cam.- Carburetor: Fuel Injected- Air Cleaner: Harley-Davidson Sreamin' Eagle - Pipes: Vance & Hines Transmission- Make/Model: Harley-Davidson 6-Speed - Final Drive: Belt Frame/Suspension - Make/Model: Stock Harley-Davidson Wheels, Tires & BrakesFront- Type/Size: Carriage Works/21 inchRear: - Type/Size: Stock Harley-Davidson/200 Finish - Paint: Stock- Color: BlackAccessories - Bars: 16 inch Chubby Bars- Forks: Chrome Harley-Davidson - Seat: Harley-Davison customized by Slim- Taillight: Harley-Davison LEDPhotos by Michael Blomberg with Main Street Photography (816) 830-6363. ~Prev Page Next Page~