Monthly Archives: September 2006

All New 2007 Harley-Davidson Models

For 2007, Harley-Davidson introduces a new 1584cc engine for all its Big Twin models, plus a 50th-Anniversary Sportster, a new Fat Boy, Softail Custom, Night Rod and racing-style V-Rod.

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Great Nomad, Great Looks, Great Sound

The Kawasaki Nomad is the steadiest handler of the Vulcan 1500 family. The suspension is calibrated more for comfort. The V&H pipes make this bike look as good as it goes.

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Visualize It — Then Build It

At Team Metric Thunder we build custom bikes to represent the company and help enthusiasts just like you build motorcycles that embody your values and personality. “We help you build your dream bike.”

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Mad Max and Paris Hilton are as Close as Your Phone

ScandalTone for yor cell phone depicts Mel Gibson’s profanity-laden tirade after his drunken-driving arrest in July,2006.

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Chopper Love

It took three years, Elvis, a pink Cadillac and a proposal from a custom chopper to get Pamela Anderson to say yes.

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New AMSOIL Ea Motorcycle Oil Filters

The new Ea Motorcycle Oil Filters provide improved lubricant flow, improved cold-start performance, reduced operating costs and extended service intervals.

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Harley-Davidson Tomahawk MDA Event Announced

Harley-Davidson MDA Ride – 25th Anniversary Event Highlights Include Fall Ride, Plant Tours and Demo Rides

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Get Your Own Harley for 39 Cents

The “American Motorcycles” commemorative stamps, guaranteed to cross the country for just 39 cents, started their journey by kick-starting the 66th Anniversary of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

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Who Won the World Championship?

Japanese Builder Wins 2006 Official World Championship of Custom Bike Building for Harley-Davidson Custom Motorcycles in Sturgis

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Jessica Prokup Moves to MIC

Jessica Prokup Moves to Motorcycle Industry Council to further the goals and objectives of the motorcycle industry. The Team at Metric Thunder wish her the best in her new endeavors.

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Bikini Contest at LA Calendar Show

More LA Calendar Show Pics from the July 2006 show. We interviewed a number of guys and gals and shot pics of everything in site. You’ll like it.

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Metric Revolution Event

After Event Party – September 17, 2006 in Vegas Metric Revolution is in Las Vegas, baby! If you haven’t already booked your tickets, you’ll want to get them now as the rooms are almost gone!

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Rider of the Week – Yvonne

Custom metirc parts include saddle, custom performance exhaust pipes, custom paint, chrome and more chrome.

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2006 Honda Seat Height

Seat Height list for all 2006 Honda Motorcycles including VTX1800F, VTX1300C, VTX1300S and VTX1300R.

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Billy Lane of Discovery Fame In Deadly Accident

Billy Lane, who has appeared on the Discovery Channel’s “Biker Build-Off” and “Monster Garage,” was injured in a head-on traffic accident that killed…

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LoJack – Theft Report for 2006

WESTWOOD, Mass. — LoJack Corporation , the leading provider of tracking and recovery systems for stolen mobile assets, today announced that stolen motorcycles equipped with the LoJack For Motorcycles recovery system have led police to uncover 37 motorcycle theft rings … Continue reading

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Metric Thunder Sponsors the World’s Fastest MC

Metric Thunder sponsored motorcycle goes 350.884 MPH on the Bonneville Salt Flats. Denis Manning captured the new land-speed record at Bonneville. Second record in three days.

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The Old “The Dog Ate My Bike” Story

Several months ago my Rottweiler used the stock tail lights as a chew toy. Help! They are still functional, but they are looking more like a chew toy!

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Indian Motorcycle Company Announces New Home

The announcement of the factory site marks the official re-launch of Indian Motorcycle Company

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Thunder Bike 2 (T2) – Specs

Thunder Bob is pictured on his T Bike 2 running at Sturgis for his photo shoot. Details on T2 right here

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Thunder Bike 1 (T1) – Build Phase 1

Results of Thunder Bike Phase 1 Build – Best in Show trophy from RoadBike Magazine at their Metric Rally in Sturgis 2004.

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A Water Cooled PC Chopper

Metric Thunder finds Custom Choppers, the open air, water cooled, modified gaming computers that are ideal for the guy or gal that has everything and needs more.

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40,000 Bikers Roar into Sin City

The four-day event attracts some of the world’s most skilled custom motorcycle builders for an unforgettable competition, as well as 265 leading manufacturers and distributors of motorcycles, parts, accessories and apparel.

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Bike Fest in Vegas, Baby!

Las Vegas Bike Fest 2006 is sin-city’s hottest motorcycle rally and jam-packed with wild choppers, pro-street sleds and custom Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Don’t miss it!

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Metric Revolution Comes to Vegas

I’ve made great friends with the crew of Metric Revolution. Click here to listen to a Thunder Radio interview we set up a few weeks ago with Danielle Spandau.

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Shop Dog Eats Russell Mitchell’s Foot

Shop Dog takes a bite out of the Englishman

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Cooking with Billy Lane

Billy Lane, One Hot SOB in the Biker Build Off

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