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Carey Hart gets tattooed with ink from Indian Motorcycle

Motorcycles are in his blood. To prove it in grand fashion, self-described rebel and third-generation motorcycle rider, Carey Hart used a unique ink to permanently inscribe his son’s name on his neck. Indian Motorcycle has created the world’s first tattoo ink composed of the carbon from freestyle motocross icon Carey Hart’s modified Indian Scout. Artists and Co-Founder of Nocturnal Ink, ...

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Harley-Davidson presents Thursday night double-header live from X Games

Milwaukee, July 11— Harley-Davidson offers fans double the X Games racing action this Thursday, July 13, with a Facebook Live stream of Harley Hooligan flat track racing at 7:30 p.m. EDT via Facebook Live, followed by Harley-Davidson Flat Track Racing at 9 p.m. EDT broadcast live on ESPN. “Showcasing the always-exciting amateur Hooligan racing via Facebook Live will take our partnership with ESPN ...

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Indian Motorcycle Racing secures ninth win

Elbridge, N.Y., July 10—Indian Motorcycle Racing and the Scout FTR750 captured its ninth win of the American Flat Track season at the Rolling Wheels Half-Mile. Indian Wrecking Crew riders Jared Mees and Brad Baker finished first and third, respectively, tallying 23 of 30 podiums for the Scout FTR750 in 2017. Mees’ victory reclaimed the points lead over on-track rival and ...

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Indian Motorcycles announces Indian FTR750 limited editions

When Indian Motorcycle announced it will return to its roots in flat track racing after more than 60 years away from the sport, the motorcycle industry and fans alike were unsure as to what to expect. As we have reached the halfway point through the 2017 AFT season, it’s clear a new star within the sport has emerged… The Scout ...

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Indian Motorcycle remains undefeated through eight races

Oklahoma City, Okla., June 19—Indian Motorcycle Racing and the Scout FTR750 captured its fourth sweep of the season at the OKC Mile held at Remington Park to remain undefeated through eight races. Jared Mees (No.9) came-from-behind on the penultimate lap to pass Wrecking Crew teammate Brad Baker, who had directed a seemingly insurmountable lead during the main event. The win was ...

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AIMExpo welcomes Harley-Davidson

Irvine, Calif., June 13—The American International Motorcycle Expo presented by Nationwide (AIMExpo) will welcome Harley-Davidson Motor Company to the 2017 show floor for its inaugural appearance with its new 2018 models this September 21–24. Interactive demo rides and its JUMPSTART Rider Experience will also be available to attendees when the fifth-annual event gets underway from the Greater Columbus Convention Center ...

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2017 Harley-Davidson Street Rod: Urban bullet

Daytona Beach, Fla.—While mid-year new model bike reveals are not unusual these days, the location that The Motor Company selected was—Daytona Beach, smack dab in the middle of Speed Week. Only after Harley released a news bulletin announcing the new Street Rod 750 would be debuting alongside its race-bred cousin, the XG750R, during the revitalized flat-track series (beginning with the ...

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Liquidation of iconic EBR Motorcycle factory

East Troy, WI—EBR Motorcycles (Erik Buell Racing) of East Troy, Wisconsin, one of the largest American manufacturers of superbike motorcycles, has not secured a new investor and intends to consolidate its long-term parts for dealer and warranty support. Liquid Asset Partners, of Grand Rapids, Michigan will hold a piecemeal liquidation sale and live auction at EBR’s state-of-the-art factory for all ...

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Indian Motorcycle pays tribute to the 50th anniversary of historic land speed record

Lee Munro

Minneapolis—It’s been 50 years since Burt Munro took his Indian Scout Streamliner to the Bonneville Salt Flats and made history—a story immortalized by the feature film, The World’s Fastest Indian, starring Sir Anthony Hopkins. As a result, Munro’s legacy transcends motorcycles and symbolizes the much broader drive to push beyond conventional limitations to experience or achieve what is seemingly impossible. ...

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Indian Motorcycle expands Chieftain Limited color options

Chieftain Limited, Wildfire Red

Minneapolis, May 22, 2017—Indian Motorcycle, America’s First Motorcycle Company, today announced an expanded range of paint color options for the new Chieftain Limited. Since launching just over a month ago, the Chieftain Limited has become the fastest-selling bagger in Indian Motorcycle history.   Joining the Chieftain Limited in Thunder Black are four additional paint color options, including Silver Smoke, White ...

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