Bikernet Blog Search Bikernet
Ride Forever -
Sunday Edition

Bike Features

Bike Features

At last, Bandit gave us the go-ahead to reach out and find some choice bikes for the site. This area won't feature the same bikes that mags do. This will cover bikes with style and class, a few nicks, some for sale, others because of what they do, not how they look. The gallery begins with a selection of Bandit's bikes, from the broken and barely running, to some of the sweet rides of late.
Let us know if you want us to feature your bike. Send a clear, crisp shot to: 
11846 Ranch Road
Sturgis, SD 57785
Or E-Mail Bandit : 

The Glory Hole from Court House Customs

Hang On for this One...

By Bandit with photos by the Queen Heather, Cycle Source
You’d think a town named Washington Court House and a shop named Court House Custom would both contain staid and conservative attributes, like an old Carnegie Library or a shop fulla bridal dresses and fine crystal. Not so kimosabe.
Read the full story

Bandit's First Bike Feature

Where Did He Go Wrong?

By Bandit with photos from the late Pete Chiodo
Here's the story behind the first feature.
Read the full story

2022 Customized Indian Dark Horse

Hart channeled his high-performance, motocross background

by Hannah
Carey set out to build a bike that performed as well as it looked and could live up to his mantra of riding, “going fast, turning fast, and breaking hard.” This Chief has been optimized for performance, with a host of custom features from a new sporty riding position thanks to hand and foot controls, a new seat, and high-performance braking solutions it is ready to get the most out of the road.
Read the full story

War Machine A Soldiers Tribute

A bike builder needs inspiration to start a new project.

Built by Richie Russolello, Story and Photos by Dangerous Dave – Earl's Garage
When he was young, Richie wanted to join the service and fly F14 Tom Cats, but because of physical reasons he could not fly. However, he moved forward working on airplanes, trains, and all the associated support equipment.
Read the full story

New to the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Bare Knuckle Choppers

From Paul Wideman

By Bandit and Race Garvin
In 2014 Paul Wideman and the crew at Bare Knuckle Choppers Built this beautiful 1940 EL Knucklehead. It has a 74-inch motor with shaved and resized flywheels, large port cylinder heads, as well as Kibblewhite valves.
Read the full story


The Master Go T. Adds Classic Vintage Touches to the Indian Super Chief

by Neil Storz with photos by Jeff Millard
Brat Style founder, Go Takamine, customized a 2022 Indian Super Chief Limited for X-Men and Mad-Max: Fury Road star, Nicolas Hoult.
Read the full story

Wild Hurst Sportster

Amen, Goddammit!

By Bandit, Sam Burns and Ryan
Ryan sent me the following info about this project, and bada bing we had a cool feature to share with our readers:
Read the full story

Captain Larry

An ode to the year Zodiac started, in 1969

By Onno “Berserk” Wieringa From the Zodiac Team
The year 1969 is the same year of the movie Easy Rider, with arguably the most iconic chopper; Captain America, starring in it. “But it's also an ode to Indian Larry, the chopper builder who stuck 100% to the style of choppers and bobbers of that era.
Read the full story

Page 1 of 54 (428 items)