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Review: The 2019 Harley-Davidson FXDR 114

Review: The 2019 Harley-Davidson FXDR 114


To the casual observer, Harley-Davidson appears to be on the ropes. So there’s a massive expectation with every new bike released: will it be the Hail Mary pass everyone’s waiting for? The new Harley-Davidson FXDR 114 is under that intense scrutiny. Revealed hot on the heels of the Motor Co.’s recent four-model announcement, its aggressive…

2018 Harley-Davidson Softail review

Review: The 2018 Harley-Davidson Softails

When Harley-Davidson announced its new Softail range, Dyna fans wept and shook their fists. Their beloved twin-shock platform was gone, with existing Dyna models absorbed into the eight-strong Softail model line-up. It’s understandable—the Dyna was the go-to performance Harley for many riders. But if the new Softail rides better than the old Dyna, does it…

Dark Cannon: a custom Harley Softail Rocker C by Rough Crafts.

Rough Crafts’ Raked-Out Harley Softail Rocker

If there’s a trend in the custom movement, it’s that form and function are finally starting to play nice. Many builders are now balancing aesthetics with functional mods—and the results can be astounding. That said, we still have a soft spot for custom shops that sacrifice some practicality for the sake of building über-cool bikes.…