Place: A 1 CYCLES INC. Handle: @A1mike URL :www.a1cycles.net
What do you do for money?
I own and run an H-D machine shop that build custom bikes and restores old bikes. I also weld, finger paint and generally goof off! And I build and race Top Fuel drag racing motorcycles.
How did you get into motorcycles?
I always have been I guess. I cant remember a time in my life when I didn’t have a motorcycle.
What was your first motorcycle?
It was a Honda 50cc.
What do you currently ride?
I currently roll a pretty crazy H-D FXR. FXR por vidahomie!
What is your all-time favorite motorcycle?
It really would be a split between an H-D FXR and a Pre-War Indian 4
What attracted you to motorcycles?
The sound and feeling when riding. And later the fact that a person can fit five bikes where one car could fit.
What do you like about riding motorcycles?
They have “bad nasty speed” -Reese Bobby
How have motorcycles changed your life?
I like that I have friends around the world and a place to eat or sleep anywhere in our great country due to motorcycles. I has for sure widened my circle of friendship.
Who or what have you gained inspiration from?
Aaron Greene, Jay Turner, Darryl Bassani, Ron Finch, Jesse James , Westbury, Jesse Jurrens, Matt Hotch, and of course the Godfather Arlen Ness.
What has changed your life for the better?
Not much really. A am just a positive person and try to always see the good side in life.
What has changed your life for the worse?
I dont dwell on that stuff man. It truly is hard to bring me down
Any other statements or slander you would like the world to know?
I live eat and breathe top fuel H-D motorcycles. Riding, tuning , servicing. I truly love the whole scene. The nasty mean top level stuff is just insane. I am proud to ride them and be around the men that race and repair them.