Are You More Harley or Indian?
By: Steven Miller
About This Quiz
Whether you've been riding for decades or you're a total newbie, we think your taste in gear and opinions on motorcycle culture are sure to give your preference away.
Where do you do most of your riding?
What are your thoughts on the new Indian motorcycles?
They're not as good as the originals, but they're still pretty great.
They're cool. It's nice to have some modern interpretations.
I'm not a huge fan of them.
It's a tragedy that those pieces of crap have the Indian name on them.
Do you belong to a biker gang?
I guess you could call it that.
I have a couple friends I ride with, but I wouldn't call us a gang.
Which color scheme would you rather see on your bike?
Have you ever gone on a cross-country trip on your bike?
I haven't gone on a cross-country trip yet, but I really want to.
I've taken many cross-country trips on my bike.
I haven't been on a trip like that, and I really have no desire to do so.
I've been on one or two cross-country trips.
How long have you been loyal to your brand?
I've been loyal for a few decades now.
I've been a fan of the brand for a long, long time.
I've been with my brand for a few years now.
Which imagery would you most like to have on the back of your jacket?
Which is closest to your theme song for riding?
"Motorcycle Man" by Saxon.
"Iron Horse/Born to Lose" by Motorhead.
"Born to Be Wild" by Steppenwolf.
"Hell Bent for Leather" by Judas Priest.
Which state would you rather ride in?
What's the fastest you've ever gone on your bike?
I've broken 100 for sure.
I keep it at the speed limit.
I've gone over the speed limit on the highway by 20 mph.
Which style of motorcycle fits you the best?
How loud is your bike?
I have one of the quieter bikes around.
It's actually fairly quiet.
It's loud, but I try to tone it down a bit.
Are you bad to the bone or more of a kind and gentle soul?
I look like I'm bad to the bone, but I'm really a very nice person.
I'm bad to the bone. You don't want to mess with me.
I don't know, I guess I'm somewhere in the middle of those two.
I'm a kind and caring person.
Have you read "Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance"?
I read it once. It was pretty cool.
I've read it a few times. I love that book.
I started reading it, but I didn't finish it.
Which character in "Easy Rider" would you be?
Do you like the show "American Chopper"?
I love that show. I watch it all the time.
It's pretty good. I've watched it a few times.
I've never seen it. Is it good?
I've seen ads for it, but I've never sat down and watched a full episode.
Which character in "Sons of Anarchy" are you?
Robert 'Bobby Elvis' Munson.
Do you wear leather for safety or to look cool?
Mostly for safety, but the looking cool part is always nice.
It's a little of both, if I'm being honest.
Do you perform stunts on your bike?
Never, that's not how I roll.
I'm known to pull off some fun stuff once in a while.
I do some minor stuff here and there.
Everyone knows that I'm a total showoff.
Have you ever been run off the road on your bike?
I've had that happen a few times. It sucks.
I don't think I've ever had that happen to me.
That happens to me all the time. It makes me furious.
That happened once to me. It wasn't a huge deal.
What's the worst accident you've been in?
I've been hospitalized for a really bad crash.
I've only had a few scrapes and bruises.
I've crashed, but I haven't broken any bones.
When was the last time you lost your cool out on the road?
It's been more than a year.
It's been a very long time.
Have you ever split the lanes and driven fast through the middle of heavy traffic?
I've thought about doing it, but I've held back.
I've done that a few times before.
No, and I hate those guys that do.
Would you rather ride your bike or pose with it?
I hardly ever ride my bike. I mostly just take pics of it parked in front of various places.
I'd much rather ride it. I can't stand posers.
I'm proud of my bike, but I'd rather ride it.
I do take a lot of pics with my bike, but I like to ride a little bit, too.
Is the V-Rod a real Harley?
It's a stretch, but I guess so.
Yes, it definitely is a Harley.
Have you made any DIY custom alterations to your bike?
I've completely overhauled my bike with custom stuff.
I've done some improvements, but nothing too crazy.
I've done some work on my bike, but it's all pretty standard stuff.
How many miles have you logged on a bike in your life?
I've got thousands of miles on my bike.
I've logged more miles than I can count.
It's in the hundreds of thousands of miles.
I'm just getting started.
How bad does it have to be raining for you to pull over?
Anything beyond a slight drizzle and I'm pulling over.
I don't ride in the rain if I can avoid it.
I will ride in almost all conditions.
It has to be really coming down for me to pull over.
How long have you been riding?
I've been riding for over 40 years.
I've ridden for a decade or two.
I've got about 30 years of experience on a bike.
Does your family think riding a bike is too dangerous and do they wish you'd give it up?
Nope, they all ride with me too.
I do hear that once in a while.
They don't say it, but I know they're thinking it.