August 2022

American Rider - August 2022

ON THE COVER:

A vintage Indian sports a hand-shifter topped by a Native American head sculpture, just one of 250 intriguing bikes seen at The Quail Motorcycle Gathering. Photo by Kevin Duke.

FEATURES:

MAKING THEIR MARQUE 
Aermacchi: Harley-Davidson’s world champions An unlikely success story all too brief    

OBSCURITY FILES 
Off-road Harley-Davidsons: Milwaukee has a long history in the dirt    

THE QUAIL MOTORCYCLE GATHERING 
A century of motorcycle history on display    

BUCKET-LIST RIDE: NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY  
From the seat of an Indian Super Chief Limited    

INDIAN SUPER CHIEF LIMITED REVIEW   
From Main Street cruising to open-road touring, this Indian can do it all   

VINTAGE HARLEY RACING DOWN UNDER   
Bianca Bonner – racing the past into the present    

STURGIS CALENDAR OF EVENTS 

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RUMBLINGS
News, notes, and natterings from the American V-Twin world

CALENDAR
Can’t-miss events

PARTZ
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