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Monday, August 31, 2009

RSD New Product Release: Tracker Tag Bracket

Chrome Tracker Tag Bracket

Chrome Shown on Bike

Black Powdercoated Tracker Tag Bracket

Black Powdercoated Shown on bike.

This is the new RSD Tracker Tag Bracket! Vertically mounts your License Plate and bolts directly to your OEM passenger foot peg hole. The Tracker Tag Bracket is available in Chrome or Black Powdercoat. The Dual circuit LED light works as both tail and brake light. Bolt it on, wire it up, then let it rip. In stock and currently available from all Drag Specialties authorized dealers.

Main Bracket Made From 3/16"Laser Cut 1018 Steel
LED Dual Circuit Tail/Brake Light
Billet Aluminum Tail-light Housing and Retainer Ring
Laser Engraved with RSD Logo
Billet Aluminium License Place Frame
Red Poly Carbonate Taillight Lens
Chrome Hardware Included

To order your own, just contact your local Drag Specialties dealer; or if you are ordering internationally visit to find your closest dealer and check out the complete line up of RSD products.

MEDIA: If you are interested or need high resolution images, pricing information or part number information please email us at

* Click here to download printable PDF flyer for your shop


Friday, August 28, 2009

From one R.S. to another

Roland and the RSD crew built this 2007 HD Softail for Pro Skateboarder Ryan Sheckler. Check out the bike, complete with custom skateboard rack, and all the shenanigans that went on when the X-Games gold medalist came by the shop to pick up his one of a kind RSD custom.

PHOTOS: Brian Tobin
MODEL: Jessica Erin Sylvia

Friday, August 21, 2009

Ryan Sheckler RSD Custom

Ryan Sheckler of the MTV reality show, "The Life Of Ryan", as well as XGames fame approached Roland Sands to build him a custom softail motorcycle. This is Ryan picking up his new bike and participating in a RSD photo shoot with Playboy Bunny and model Jessica Erin Sylvia. For more information please go to ROLANDSANDS.COM

Wednesday, August 19, 2009


This is the latest Roland Sands custom Sport bike the Yamaha R1SING SUN. The R1SING SUN, with its two-tone satin finish over a vanilla cream body, with gold leaf number plate are race ready. We really didnt plan on taking this bike as far as we did but we couldnt help it. Originally built as a simple custom, this R1 has a dramatic effect with little effort. Shows you what RSD parts, a little paint, and a lot of creativity can do. For more Information please go to ROLANDSANDS.COM

Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Lap of Champions at Indianapolis GP

Do you want your chance to ride around the track with Roland?

Only four weeks remain before the 100th anniversary of the first motorcycle race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. You can be a part of the celebration of this historic event by joining the Ride for Kids® Lap of Champions on Saturday, Aug. 29.

Register today to take a parade lap around the Indianapolis GP track after final qualifying. Proceeds benefit the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, supported by the Ride for Kids® program.

Registration is limited to 300 motorcycles, so reserve your spot before the event sells out!

For $100, you get one pass to ride on the track and a commemorative T-shirt.
For $325, you get one pass to ride, one 3-day pass to the Indianapolis GP, reserved Section A Penthouse seating (with better views of new track section), VIP parking, a commemorative hat, and one drawing ticket for some incredible prizes.
For $450, you get one pass to ride, two 3-day GP passes with reserved Section A Penthouse seating, VIP parking, two T-shirts, two hats, and one drawing ticket.
Additional drawing tickets are $200 each after the first event entry. (Drawing tickets will also be available during sign-in at the event.)
The top fundraiser for this event will win a custom Aerostich Roadcrafter riding suit. Drawing prize winners will get gear from sponsors AGV, Dainese, Dunlop Tires, Motonation, and Olympia Moto Sports.

Learn more about the Lap of Champions!

Rules of participation
One registration per motorcycle. Online registration only. Registration is limited to 300 motorcycles. The Lap of Champions will take place rain or shine. Must be 18 years or older to participate. Helmets are required. Must be present to win drawing prizes. Participants will be required to sign AMA and Indianapolis Motor Speedway waivers.

About the PBTF Ride for Kids®
The national Ride for Kids® program and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation (PBTF) promote childhood brain tumor research and provide family support through free literature about brain tumors, educational newsletters, online conferences and college scholarships. America's motorcycling community has helped the PBTF become the world's largest non-governmental source of funding for childhood brain tumor research. For more information, go to or call 800-253-6530.

Monday, August 3, 2009

New RSD Custom Fat Boy For Auction In Sturgis This Week

At Sturgis? You could have a chance at owning a piece of Roland's hand-drawn creativity.

When Kids & Chrome turned to the crew at Roland Sands Design to create their 2009 auction bike, they knew they were going to have a bike like no other.

Donated by Jim and Monica Burgess and sons, this bike retains the heart, soul and title of the original Harley-Davidson Fat Boy.


Then, RSD and Performance Machine “threw the RSD and PM book at it”! From its PM Platinum Cut wheels, brakes and discs to the RSD Tracker pipes, fork brace, fender and seat kit – it's all business. There are too many great components to list, plus an amazing paint job personally hand-drawn by Roland and painted by his friend, Chris Wood, from Airtrix. Top it off with Dunlop tires and the cake is “officially iced".

The bike will be auctioned off at this year's Kids & Chrome dinner during Sturgis Bike Week. The dinner is on Wednesday, August 5th at the Holiday Inn & Convention Center off 1-90 in Spearfish, SD. In order to get tickets to the dinner, and for a chance to bid on this raw creation, you can buy your tickets at