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S&S Cycle


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S&S Cycle has been a leading manufacturer of Proven Performance V-Twin motorcycle components and engines for over 50 years. George Smith and Stanley Stankos founded the company in 1958 in Blue Island, Illinois.

Shortly after the founding of S&S, George, and his wife Marjorie (whose maiden name was also Smith), bought out Stanley Stankos and Smith & Stankos became Smith & Smith (S&S).

In 1969, S&S moved from Blue Island to Viola, Wisconsin and expanded to La Crosse , Wisconsin in 2004.  With over 50 years in the business, S&S become the most trusted name in American v-twin high performance.

Contact and Ordering Information:

S&S Cycle, Inc.
235 Causeway Blvd
LaCrosse, Wisconsin 54603
Phone: 1-608-627-1497

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S&S Fills the Void with Viola V-Twin

And Speeds up Everyday Service Work

By Wrench and Kevin Boarts with photos from the Viola V-Twin Team
Viola V-Twin! Anyone familiar with S&S Cycle will recognize the name of the small village of Viola, Wisconsin that has been our home since 1969. S&S is best known for performance products, but Viola V-Twin is specifically designed to provide the parts needed for everyday repairs and motorcycle maintenance.
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The HER Project

Empowering and creating awareness for our American Women Veterans with respect and dignity

By Mistress Chris with Press Releases from the HER Project and photos by Rogue
The HER Project is rather unique, and was created to empower and create awareness for all American Women Veterans.
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Stealth air cleaner kits now CARB compliant

By S&S
S&S Cycle has announced that it has been issued with an Executive Order (EO # D-355-11) by California Air Resources Board, which allows S&S Stealth air cleaners to be installed on Delphi EFI equipped 2001 and up Harley-Davidson Big Twin and Sportster models.
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Bennett’s Performance Final, Maybe

It’s the Mechanical Dyna of Dynas

By Bandit, photos by Wrench
Bennett’s Performance touts being the Performance test bed for all big twin performance and handling in Long Beach, California. The team is also very involved in Bonneville Land Speed Record efforts. Unless the California Air Resources Board decides to shut down every California custom or performance shop, they will be burning rods, turning lathes, and twisting wrenches until they die.
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ARCH Motorcycle Official Update Report

From the masters of Indian Food and LA Chop Rods

By Bandit with photos by Simon and Wrench
It’s a motorcycle inspired both by the machines of old and the shapes of the future. Now nearing completion, the first production model will soon be available to a select few.
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GasAxe Chop Shop Rendition

A Tennessee Love Affair Meets the Road

By Bandit with photos by Jack McIntyre
“Are you going to feature our bike?” she asked. “It won the Bikernet Editor’s Choice award at the Las Vegas Bike Fest in September.” I remembered the bike, the wild stretched monster. It spoke of choppers from the past, long sleek sexy beasts.
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Bennett’s Performance Dyna Build, Part Two

With the Upgraded S&S 106-Inch in Place, Time to Spruce the Primary Bearings, Clutch, Carb and Air Cleaner

By Bandit and Ron Benfield
So we got to work. Eric hadn’t ridden his own motorcycle in six months, broke up with his girlfriend three times, and needed his two-wheeled Valium. Working with D&D they altered a stock D&D system to fit ’91 to ’13 Dynas. But more to come including a JIMS inner primary kit, a hot rod Rivera/Primo Clutch, Alloy Art and Speed Merchant front end parts, and a new S&S Carb and Cleaner
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Rollies Speed Shop Holds Manufacturing Dealer Expo

Big Names in the Manufacturing Industry Attend

Words and Photos by Doc Robinson
Rollies Speed Shop in Brisbane, once again invited a number of luminaries from the US aftermarket industry.
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