Coleman and Staab FXR Division

Justin Coleman and Christopher Staab splice together a classic roadracer and a Harley Fat Bob

FXR Division transforms a new Harley-Davidson Fat Bob into a roadracer for the 2018 GEICO Hot Bike Tour.
Harley-Davidson Fat Bob Winner

The Speed Merchant’s Fat Bob, Hot Bike’s Issue 2 cover bike, won top honors in the 2018 Ultimate Builder Show in Long Beach, California

The 2018 J&P Cycles Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show kicked off its seven-city tour in Long Beach as Southern California’s hottest bike builders competed.
Throwing down a muscular attitude, the Harley Fat Bob is not out to win hearts and minds; this machine came to rumble.

Screamin’ Eagle performance mods

The ’18 HD Fat Bob with the M8 107 motor gets some upgrades from Screamin’ Eagle in the air cleaner, tuner and exhaust departments.

El Gato Roberto

SDC’s Chip Kastelnik and his sidekick Mikey grabbed a fresh Fat Bob à la Softail/M-8 platform, tore it completely apart, and proceeded to do their thing.

When less is more…revealing

When H-D released the 2018 Fat Bob, it left a lot of folks scratching their heads. Then The Speed Merchant took the new Fat Bob platform in the right direction.
Hamilton Pool

We rent a Harley from EagleRider and take a trip down memory lane with an old riding buddy from Austin

Cruising around Texas Hill Country aboard a 2018 Harley Fat Bob on a fine spring day.
Austin Texas Harley-Davidson

Flying to a destination and picking up a Harley through EagleRider has its merits

A trip to the Handbuilt Motorcycle Show in Austin, Texas, gave us the chance to rent a new Harley from EagleRider.

Milwaukee-Eight 114’s peak power delivery

We run Harley’s new Fat Bob with the Milwaukee-Eight 114 on our dyno to get peak horsepower and torque numbers.

Softail pipe round-up

When Harley revamped its Softail line, replacing the Dyna, several exhaust manufacturers jumped at the chance to develop some great new products for the Fat Bob.