The King of the Baggers race went off on Saturday and MotoAmerica posted the full 8-laps of Laguna Seca online. It's a heck of a race. Want to see a pro road racer backing it 800lb of tuned V-twin touring machine? Course you do. We were also sent these photos of the official S&S-prepared Indian, and part of me is nodding in appreciation. Are bagger road racers the new hooligan dirt trackers? I can guarantee they won't survive a crash as well as a Sportster. GI #Indian #Rolan
Some of our favourite companies have just on the crazy idea of racing bagger V-twins at the world famous Laguna Seca race track as a support class of the MotoAmerica series. S&S, Indian, Vance and Hines, The Speed Merchant, Saddlemen, Roland Sands Designs and others have built heavyweight race bikes and some have signed up serious racers, including former World Superbike racewinner, Ben Bostrom (above and below). The race takes place today (Saturday). We'll share highlights w
Roland Sands spins so many plates it's sometimes easy to forget that his company roots are in manufacturing parts and accessories, but that's exactly it, an empire grown out of the experience gained working at his parents' firm, Performance Machine. Roland Sands Designs long-term association with Indian Motorcycle has led to a range of official Indian bolt-on accessories for the FTR 1200. That's the fully accessorised FTR 1200 S Race Replica above. The range of parts is 'race
The first ever Super Hooligan race (that's the first hooligan race, to be called Super Hooligan) took place at the Superprestigio of the Americas race at Las Vegas in 2015. Our man Travis Newbold represented us on one of Roland Sands' Indian Scouts (and wrote about it for SB24), Sideburn stalwart Adi Gilbert of 99seconds, created the poster and our logo was on there. We have two of these original heavyweight posters to give away to the next two buyers of a Sideburn art print.