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2015 Harley-Davidson Street XG750 ride review: Generation neXt

Developed for the urban rider, the Street is nimble and quick-handling

Like any successful and enduring business, Harley-Davidson constantly faces the challenge of changing demographics and the task of expanding their customer base. And in the case of The Motor Company, this can be a particularly tricky process, recruiting the latest generation of consumers by offering a new product without simultaneously alienating those already fiercely loyal to the Bar & Shield. ...

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Official: Harley-Davidson Road Glide returns for 2015

2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide

MILWAUKEE, AUG. 1—You’ve likely seen the spy photos that have been circulating around this here website and the rest of the Interweb, but today The Motor Company made it official: the Road Glide is returning to the Harley-Davidson lineup for 2015. After a one-year absence from the model lineup, Harley-Davidson brings the Road Glide back to its Touring family for 2015 ...

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2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Spy Photos Revealed

After going astray from The Motor Company’s 2014 model lineup, it looks like the Harley-Davidson Road Glide is set to make its return for the 2015 model year after these spy photos have leaked via KGP Spy Photography. Styling changes are most notable on the floating shark-nosed fairing, including the depressed center portion above the headlamps that feeds into a ...

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2014 Harley-Davidson FXDL Low Rider review: Return of a legend

2014 Harley-Davidson FXDL Low Rider

The year 1977 was a time of “firsts” across America. The world’s first personal all-in-one computer, the Commodore PET was demonstrated, the first Star Wars movie opened, the first space shuttle, the Enterprise, flew its maiden flight and music’s first “King,” Elvis Presley, died at 42. It was also the year when Harley-Davidson scored big time with the first factory ...

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Harley-Davidson introduces first electric motorcycle: Project LiveWire

All-new Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric motorcycle

MILWAUKEE, June 19—The Harley-Davidson Motor Company (NYSE:HOG) has unveiled Project LiveWire—the first Harley-Davidson electric motorcycle. In keeping with the company’s customer-led product development approach, starting next week select consumers across the country will be able to ride and provide feedback on the bike, helping to shape the future of Harley-Davidson’s first-ever electric motorcycle. While not for sale, Project LiveWire is specifically designed ...

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2014 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T ride review

2014 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T

Timing is everything. Adhering to its usual highly secretive modus operandi, Harley-Davidson announced a mid-2014 model-year launch that included the introduction of the new SuperLow 1200T just one day before the start of Daytona Bike Week, allowing rallygoers to see, touch and ride it. And with Harley’s desire to expand its demographic reach, it was high time that The MoCo ...

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Harley-Davidson introduces all-new Sportster SuperLow 1200T

2014 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T

MILWAUKEE, MARCH 6—Harley-Davidson has introduced a new member to the Sportster lineup—the all-new SuperLow 1200T. Introduced as a mid-year 2014 model along with the return of the Dyna Low Rider, the SuperLow 1200T is a Sportster equipped with “essential touring features,” according to The Motor Company. Its ergonomics are calibrated to offer riders from 5’ 1” to 5’ 7” in height ...

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Harley-Davidson Low Rider returns as mid-year 2014 model

2014 Harley-Davidson Dyna Low Rider

MILWAUKEE, MARCH, 6—After a five-year hiatus from the lineup, Harley-Davidson has announced that the popular Dyna Low Rider, which debuted in 1977, will make its return as a mid-year 2014 model. Informed by the same accelerated, customer-led product development process that propelled Project RUSHMORE, the new Low Rider is designed to fit a broad range of riders in a confident, ...

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2014 Harley-Davidson Street Models: Breaking Down Borders

Harley-Davidson Street 750

MILAN, ITALY, NOV. 4–For reasons that have become apparent, Harley-Davidson selected Italy’s immense bicycle and motorcycle show called EICMA (short for—deep breath—Exposizione Internationale Ciclo Motociclo Accessori) as the cosmopolitan setting for what was inarguably the most dramatic and potentially far-reaching new model introduction in their recent history. “Young,” “urban,” and “global” were the buzzwords and talking points of the gala ...

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Harley-Davidson Sportster Number Zero: The great escape

The first Harley-Davidson motorcycle ever assembled at the York, PA, plant was this Sportster

GREENVILLE, PA.–When Dick Stanley bought his ’73 Sportster from Gary’s Harley-Davidson in Conneaut Lake, he had no reason to believe it was any more special or unique than the next Sportster. Neither did Marc Duell when he bought it from Stanley in 1975. Following 28 years of light use, Duell decided the Sporty would make a great 21st birthday surprise ...

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