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Bushtec’s New Addition!

Bushtec will soon be releasing the Sportstar, a new entry level trailer priced at only $2199! The Sportstar features the famouse Bushtec chassis and air suspension system, with a “no frills” 14 cu ft fiberglass enclosure available in black or white gelcoat. The Sportstar will be available to ship by mid-November.

Reflecting on the ride to Sturgis

We’ve been back from Sturgis now for a few weeks, and I’ve been thinking about the 4000 miles logged with the Gold Wing and Quantum GL trailer. It was the longest trip I’ve ever done on a motorcycle, and as I can only imagine had a lot of the same challenges that many of our […]

Customer Appreciation Day

Bushtec and Bunkhouse Customer Appreciation day is scheduled for Saturday, July 21st at theBushtec plant in Jacksboro, TN. We are expecting hundreds of riders from all over the U.S. and Canada to attend this year. We have multiple organized rides scheduled throughout the day led by the Knoxville GWRRA chapter taking you through some of […]

Bushtec Products Corporation Announces the Acquisition of Bunkhouse Camper Trailers

February 10, 2012 Jacksboro, Tennessee Bushtec Products Corporation is pleased to announce the acquisition of Bunkhouse Camper Trailers, America’s leading manufacturer of motorcycle camper trailers. Bunkhouse originated in 1974 as a camper mounted to the roof of a car. The product evolved over the years to become a motorcycle-towable trailer with a unique pop-up camper inside. Bunkhouse has […]

Bushtec Trailer Drop Test Comparison VIDEO

Here we demonstrate the famous Bushtec Drop Test, where we show a Bushtec Trailer, using our 360-degree swivel Heim Joint Hitch system, doing both the Drop Test, plus showing how rotation of the Trailer does not affect the bike. For comparison, we show another trailer, with very different results…

Jane Engel – Honorable Mention for Trike + Trailer

Jane Engel received an Honorable Mention in the just concluded Bushtec Photo Contest, for this shot of a 2010 Bushtec Roadstar Trailer with her 2005 Honda Goldwing. We are getting more and more inquiries about Trikes, in fact we had a good portion of our trailer sales at Daytona Bike Week were to Trike owners! […]

Wheel and Trim Combination – Unique Characteristic of Bushtec Trailers

The second unique feature of a Bushtec Trailer we’re going to cover is the Wheel and Tire Combination that comes standard will all Bushtec Trailers. The wheel is 16-in diameter, so it turns fewer RPMs than a typical motorcycle trailer tire, has sealed bearings, which will never need repacked, and the wheel and tire weight […]

The Heim Joint – A Unique Characteristic of Bushtec Trailers

There are three things unique to all Bushtec Motorcycle Trailers. The first we’ll cover today is our Heim Joint and rod end machine pin Coupler system. This unique motorcycle hitch to trailer connection eliminates side to side motion, as well as fore and aft movement, right at the connection. What does mean for your bike […]

Let’s Bust Some Bushtec Myths!

First Article In a Series of Four Why should those guys on MythBusters have all the fun? When a product has been on the market for as long as Bushtec Motorcycle Trailers (we started selling motorcycle cargo trailers, then as now Made in the U.S.A., in 1982!), there are bound to be a few… misconceptions, […]

Atle Storemyr – Customer Comment from Austria

Sending you a picture of my bike and roadstar trailer taken in Fakerse in Austria during the European Harley Meet. Hope you like it…. We drove trough Portugal, Spain,Italy,Slovenia and ended up in Austria. A very nice trip with a very good trailer. Best Regards Atle Storemyr