TITLE

BUDGET BUSTER

AUTHOR(S)
SCOTT, ALEX
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
American Iron Magazine;Sep2009, Issue 251, p112
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the customization made to a V-Rod motorcycle by owner Eric Summers of Canada. Summers spent 100,000 Canadian dollars for the project and it took him three years to complete it. The motorcycle is painted in black and has a gold front end. The rear wheel of the motorcycle has been widened, its fuel injectors were replaced with ones from the firm Bosch that have larger capacity and its electrical systems has been modified.
ACCESSION #
43376025

 

Related Articles

  • USE AND ABUSE OF THE BARS. Code, Keith // Motorcyclist;Aug2010, Issue 1361, p25 

    The article discusses the use and misuse of the handlebars of a motorcycle. Handlebars are used to control the throttle, front brake, clutch and the bike itself especially when turning. Some of the improper use of bars include stirring pressure to flick the bike back and forth, rolling the...

  • Remember When? Schmitt, Genevieve // American Iron Magazine;Mar2012, Issue 282, p28 

    The article author remembers the joys of motorcycle riding during the good old days. According to the author, she loved her analog odometer and did not like it when gauges went digital. The author claims that, although she is no gearhead, she loved her carbureted engine. The author adds that new...

  • 2011 Daytona Giveaway Bike. Maida, Chris // American Iron Magazine;Jan2011, Issue 268, p98 

    The article provides information on the rolling chassis built by Brass Balls Bobbers & Choppers for the 2011 Official Motorcycle of the 7th Daytona Bike Week in Florida in December 2010. It says that the motorcycle features the same tubing and craftsmanship used in the 1,000 horsepower (hp) Top...

  • We Ride His Outdoor Race Bike Before He Does. Ziegler, Jesse // Dirt Rider;Sep2008, Issue 309, p64 

    The article focuses on the various equipment integrated into the different parts of the CRF450R motor bike of rider Paul Carpenter. Ride Engineering has stacked triple clamp onto the motor's frame and included anodized engine plug to fancy up the motor. The motor has different cams and the...

  • MAIL ENTRIES.  // Motocross Action Magazine;Apr2008, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p30 

    Several letters to the editor are presented including one on the nicest professional motorcycle, the most user-friendly motocross bike from 1980 to the present and if oversize brake rotors will work.

  • READERS' SHOWCASE.  // Hot Bike;Oct2010, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p105 

    The article features several customized motorcycles from the U.S. It outlines the components of the Electra Glide Standard motorcycle owned by Larry Melcher of Fresno, California. The parts selected for the customized XL 883 Sportster of J. P. Saint Claire from Las Vegas, Nevada are presented....

  • THE HIDDEN EVILS OF UNSPRUNG WEIGHT.  // Motocross Action Magazine;Aug2010, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p108 

    The article offers information on the negative effects of unsprung weight in motorcycle, which is the mass that hangs below the springs including hubs, caliper, and tires. It states that unsprung weight does not play a significant role on high-amplitude impacts including spaced-out whoops and...

  • LUCK OF THE DRAW. HOLT, JEFF G. // Hot Bike;Jul2011, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p54 

    The article reports on the second part of the 2011 motorcycle-building project of the National Motorcycle Museum led by Kody Winser. The motorcycle is being decorated with products and accessories from popular parts manufacturers like S&S Cycle, Baker Drivetrain, and Ted's V-twin. Winser and his...

  • NEW PRODUCTS.  // Dealernews;Oct2000, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p48 

    Introduces motorcycle parts and accessories from various manufacturers. Kennedy Precision Products' forward controls; Paughco's copper frame; North County Customs' Bassani Pro-Street pipes; Motorcycle jackets from Chrome Specialties Inc.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics