January, 2007 Archive

Win FREE Anaheim, CA Supercross Tickets – THIS WEEKEND!

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007

We are giving away 4 tickets to the SOCAL Supercross events in Anaheim on February 3rd 2007… THIS WEEKEND! That’s over a total of $350 in tickets and each ticket includes a pit pass. You will see the top supercross riders in the world… don’t miss this event. Continued »

Big Air Skull Kit from Kuryakyn

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007

Kuryakyn, an industry-leader in motorcycle parts and accessories has pioneered the development of high-performance air cleaners. Continued »

Get Ready to Rumble

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007

Ready to hit the road after a few months of hibernation? Follow Metric Thunder’s list of “checksâ€? below and get your bike back in shape and ready to rumble. Continued »

Condor SC2000 Trailer Only Wheel Chock

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007
SC2000 Condor Motorcycle Trailer Only Stop (Wheel Chock)

Need to transport your bike? Metric Thunder, the experts when it comes to motorcycle parts and accessories, recommends you give your wheels a smooth ride with this Trailer Wheel Chock from Kuryakyn. Continued »

Get Your Maltese Cross Mirrors For Your Metric Cruiser!

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007

Metric Thunder will make you mean with these sleek, yet gnarly Maltese mirrors that virtually growl “outlaw chopper.â€? Continued »

New Air Horn Style Horns

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007
new air horn style horns

Mega Horn – Metric Thunder helps get you noticed! Continued »

Fork Leg Covers for VTX 1800

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007
Fork Leg Covers for VTX 1800

Hey all you VTX owners! Looking to beef up your look? Check out these fat chrome fork leg covers from Metric Thunder and Kuryakyn. Continued »

We’ve got it good in the U.S. of A.

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007
Cuba on Harley

Want to customize you’re cruiser? Well, if you’re livin’ in the good ole U.S. of A., you’re in luck: Metric Thunder has all the motorcycle parts and accessories you need to turn your chopper into one smooth-as-hell ride. Continued »

Switchable Driver/Passenger Backrest for VTX

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007
Switchable Driver/Passenger Backrest for VTX

It’s an awesome day and you’ve got a hot date in the saddle. You and she are cruising some misty twisties on your way to getting away from it all. Continued »

Arlen Ness Bike Show This Weekend

Thursday, January 25th, 2007

Ness-Mania has invaded the custom bike show circuit with their first show debut in San Jose on January 27 – 28, 2007. Bandit talks with Cory Ness about their upcoming event and the family business. Continued »

A Canadian Classic

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2007
Kawasaki Vulcan 1500 Classic

John Sharhon Rides With Metric Thunder!

If you ever have the chance to get up to eastern British Columbia, Canada, you just may spot this great looking Vulcan Classic on the road. I really like that 2-toned paint job with the whitewalls. Continued »

Tech Tips for the Virgin Biker

Saturday, January 20th, 2007

Virgin Biker?

Never been on the back of a bike? Let’s face it. When it comes to getting into the saddle, a lot can go wrong if you’re not prepared. Continued »

Kuryakyn Pro R Hypercharger Available at Metric Thunder

Saturday, January 20th, 2007
Since its inception, the Hypercharger has continued to evolve to meet the needs of the performance minded rider. What you see here is without a doubt the best flowing Hypercharger we have ever produced.

Metric Thunder knows quality. We screen out the crap and offer only motorcycle parts and accessories we’d put on our own bikes.

Want to make your baby purr? Check out the best flowing hypercharger, the Pro R Hypercharger, Kuryakyn has ever produced. Continued »

Kuryakyn High-Tech Tombstone Taillight

Saturday, January 20th, 2007
Tombstone Kuryakyn Light

Metric Thunder helps you customize and get that old-school cool without sacrificing modern updates. The Kuryakyn Tombstone Taillight offers cutting edge L.E.D. technology and a base that incorporates a removable license plate bracket. Continued »

Victory Breaks Cover with New Touring Model

Friday, January 19th, 2007

Victory Motorcycles has just released their latest and greatest motorcycle model to date. The public unvieling will be at the International Motorycle Show on January 20, 2007 in New York. Details are few but we will update you as soon as the information become available. Continued »

Winners of the 2007 Anaheim Supercross Tickets

Friday, January 19th, 2007

Anaheim II Winners

1). From – Greg Savage – My Wife Thinks I’m Nuts – Are you kidding me? Continued »

Metric Thunder Helps Out Chopper High School

Thursday, January 18th, 2007
Chopper High in Minnesota

Brent Stavig, Metal Instructor of St. Francis High School, St. Francis, MN, heads up Chopper High where his students at are building a Chopper of there own design. They are competing in the 2007 Donnie Smith Chopper Class Challenge against Kennedy High School at the 2007 Donnie Smith Invitational Bike Show on March 25 and 26th in the Saint Paul’s RiverCentre. Continued »

On Bikernet Radio: Inteview Donnie Smith

Wednesday, January 17th, 2007
Donnie Smith on Bikernet Radio

Famed builder Donnie Smith is having a Bike Show and you are invited. Bandit hooks up with the customizing legend to talk about his show in St. Paul, MN as well as the Arlen Ness Bike Show in San Jose. Click here for the show. Continued »

Check Out Some of the Supercross Entries

Friday, January 12th, 2007

The following are letters from enthusiasts that want to win those FREE tickets to see Arena Supercross. The sights, sounds and technology are sure to get your heart pumping. All you have to do is give us a good reason that you deserve them. Continued »

Jonesing for Comfort? – Metric Thunder Delivers

Friday, January 12th, 2007
The Throttle Rocker

When it comes to comfort, look to Kuryakyn for the ultimate in style and comfort.

The Throttle Rocker

The Throttle Rocker attaches to the grip with a velcro strap and allows you to maintain a steady cruising speed without keeping tight grip on the throttle. Fits any application with twist grip throttle. Continued »

Win Supercross Tickets , 4 Winners, 4 More Tickets to Win

Thursday, January 11th, 2007

We are giving away 8 tickets to the SOCAL Supercross events in Anaheim on January 20th and February 3rd 2007! That’s over $350 in tickets and each ticket includes a pit pass. You will see the top supercross riders in the world… don’t miss this event. Continued »

Metric Thunder Has Vance & Hines Big Shots in Stock

Thursday, January 11th, 2007

Metric Thunder delivers the latest 2007 Harley-Davidson exhaust pipe technology from Vance and Hines. These Big Shots Staggered pipes feature the Power Chamber design, Continued »

Meet Don Kralis, December’s Tattoo Winner

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2007
Meet Don Kralis, December’s Tattoo Winner

Don likes the feel of 2 wheels. He’s owned 29 bikes in over 40 years. Biking is a passion and he prefers long sojourns with a classically styled machine.

His Ride – 2000 Suzuki LC 1500
Don’s a 54 year old high school science teacher and is currently residing in Alaska. Each summer he hooks up a trailer behind his 2000 Suzuki LC 1500 and tours Canada and the US with his wife of 34 years, Lois. Continued »

Newsflash: Free Shipping Extended

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2007

Metric Thunder Extends FREE Shipping

Free Shipping offer details:

Metric Thunder just announced that Free Shipping will be extended indefinitely. Continued »

Video – LA Calendar Show

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2007

Thunder Bob of Metric Thunder sacrificed his body and weekend to plant himself at the stage of the 2006 LA Calendar show to make sure he got the pictures and interviews of the show. Where the girls as hot as the summer weather in Long Beach? You betcha!

Check out this video of the show. Thunder Bob’s T-Bike 2 makes its video debut.

Thunder Radio – La Calendar Show

  • Larry Nagel of Dream Craft on the show
  • Playmate and wrestler Christy Hemme

    La Calendar Show Pics

  • Pictures of bikes and babes


  • Video – Dana Does Metirc

    Tuesday, January 2nd, 2007

    Metric Revolution’s Dana D’oench shows off her skills in this tv promotion on You Tube. Checkout her daincing, riding and building.

    Continued »

    Video – World’s Most Popular Motorcycle

    Tuesday, January 2nd, 2007

    Which motorcycle is the greatest ever? Who has built 40,000,000 motorcycles and sold them the world over? This maybe the most bullet-proof motorcycle ever built! Continued »

    January’s Thunder Saddle Tattoo Contest

    Tuesday, January 2nd, 2007
    Win a Thunder Saddle from Metric Thunder

    Melissa’s Back
    The tattoo pictured above is our first submission for January. It’s from Melissa Burch and she rides a 2003 Yamaha V-Star.

    Our Thunder Saddle Contest sponsored by Saddlemen for January is looking good! January’s winner will be selected on Thursday, February 1, 2007. The ink is flowing so send us a pic of your tat and show us what gets you going. Continued »