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Performance Times

    Jon Montgomery

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    We were back again in St. Paul, Minnesota for a weekend of fun at the second annual War of the Twins indoor flattrack race as well as the thirty-second annual Dennis Kirk Donnie Smith Bike Show the following day. Here is a little recap of some of the bar banging action and custom bike goodness!

    Arguably the most recognized big twin air cleaner on the planet, the classic Teardrop just got better!  Combining the S&S Cycle High-Flow Stealth air cleaner platform (up to 6hp gain on M8!) with the iconic Teardrop cover, S&S Cycle has created the very best of both worlds for the 1999-2019...

    We love power, raw unadulterated thumping, makes your heart skip a beat kind of power and that’s the very stuff we do best. Our latest for the Milwaukee Eight® powered Harley-Davidson® models is certain proof of this obsession. Bolt in 124 Cubic Inch (that’s over 2000cc for you metric folks) Big...

    S&S doesn’t build anything unless it makes power and the SuperStreet does exactly that with 86hp (+15%) and 110 lb./ft. Torque (+10%) out of the new generation of M8 Softail® models. Add to that, the perfect length and angle, clearing bags, passenger pegs and forwards, plus an adjustable exhaust...

    Inspired by our total domination in American Flat Track exhaust, S&S Cycle has created a tunable two into two package for the HD® Fat Bob®. Taking performance exhaust to the next level by combining a two into two format with a hidden crossover, the new Grand National system is designed for pure,...

    Always on top of performance and reliability, S&S Cycle recently launched their complete Cam Chest Kits designed specifically to update the M8 engines with the latest in pump, plate and cam technology. We've put together sixteen unique kits designed to match your bike, performance demands and...

    We have created the next level in high performance bagger exhaust! Merging a full flow stainless header into a highly engineered collector and culminating in a 4.5” muffler, the new Sidewinder represents the perfect combination of style and power. Includes our removable dB reducer baffle...

    Classic lines and a legacy that dates back to 1975, the S&S Cycle Teardrop Air Cleaner has done time on the drag strip, the salt flats, and countless other race disciplines as well as highlighting some of the premier customs in our space. Hard to imagine it could be made better, but we have and...

    The S&S Winter Power Package is the ideal combination of performance and savings, designed to transform the M8 or HD® big twin without breaking the bank. For the latest generation machines (2017-19 M8 models), S&S is packaging our brand new 124” bolt in big bore kit with a 550 cam, cam plate and...

    Inspired by their total domination in American Flat Track and designed specifically for the Hooligan class racer, S&S Cycle’s latest is a purpose built, competition only exhaust system that not only looks the part, but makes the power. Stainless steel factory style finish, Aluminum Grand...

    How does a company like S&S Cycle celebrate six decades in business? With a limited edition anniversary engine, of course! “We’ve always wanted to do a brushed nickel finish, but realized it would be tough to do in quantity, so we’re only building 60 of these and will never make them again”,...

    S&S Cycle has been on the gas for six decades, with the last handful of years we've focused substantial effort on high performance exhaust systems. Our popular Grand National muffler line recently grew to include the latest generation of HD® Softail® models and we're now adding a lower dollar...

    S&S Cycle’s Quickee pushrod tube kits are a fundamental part of any v-twin cam install and have saved thousands of hours of service time since they launched years ago. Cut the stock pushrods, install the Quickee pushrods and adjust to length, no need to pull off the top end of the motor. Their...

    Inspired by our total domination in American Flat Track, S&S Cycle has taken performance exhaust to the next level. Combining a two into two format with a hidden crossover, the new Grand National system is designed for pure, relentless performance. Clean bends, stainless header tubing and full...

    Carburetors are a bit magical. They drink from a tank of volatile liquid, mix in oxygen they found laying around and create a perfectly proportioned explosive mixture, yet allow you to control the delivery with a subtle twist of your wrist. Magic, indeed. The folks at S&S Cycle have long ago...

    Inspired by the Flat Track design, S&S Cycle has taken exhaust for your HD® Dyna® to the next level. Leveraging a two into two format with a hidden crossover, the new Grand National system is designed for pure, relentless performance. This exhaust features clean bends, stainless header tubing...

    The HD® Dyna® platform may have ceased production, but they remain an important part of the custom scene and companies like S&S Cycle continue to make cool parts for them! Their latest includes slip on mufflers in two different formats designed to look good and make big power. The Grand National...

    The rain couldn’t stop the anticipated AFT battle in Atlanta, GA, pushing the remainder of the racing activities back a day at Dixie Speedway on Saturday, April 7th, 2018. When racing resumed on that Sunday afternoon, it was Jared Mees who came out firing for the win. 
    Mees understood the...