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H-D debuts Harley-Davidson Snow Hill Climb at 2018 X Games

Milwaukee, Jan. 18—In an X Games first, Harley-Davidson Snow Hill Climb will make its debut at X Games Aspen as a medaled event alongside ski, snowboard and other action-sports competitions. The new medal sport will close out X Games Aspen 2018, which airs January 25-28 on ESPN and ABC. In the Harley-Davidson Snow Hill Climb, riders will race modified twin-cylinder ...

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Harley-Davidson posts largest contingency in AFT History

$562,500 up for grabs by riders on XG750R and XR750 Daytona Beach, Fla., Dec. 5— Harley-Davidson announced today its 2018 American Flat Track Contingency Program totaling $562,500—the largest contingency posting in the 65-year history of the sport. The contingency payouts are available exclusively to privateer riders mounted on either Harley-Davidson XG750R or XR750 machines. A total of $31,250 will be ...

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Hines wins all-Harley Pro Stock final at Pomona

Pomona, Calif., Nov. 12—Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines rider Andrew Hines defeated teammate Ed Krawiec in an all-Harley-Davidson Pro Stock Motorcycle final at the Auto Club NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway for his first final round win of the 2017 season. Hines rode a Harley-Davidson Street Rod competition motorcycle to reach his 48th career win and move up to ...

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Savage Roads: The Davidson Legacy

Angus, Scotland, Aug. 11–19—As a 42-year veteran Harley rider, and a 35-year career world touring musician, I have seen a great deal of the world and ridden in many countries on almost every continent. I started out my life studying to be a filmmaker in the mid-’70s when we actually had to splice bits of film together with tape. I ...

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Partz: Defeating Ol’ Man Winter

Take control of your riding comfort this winter with the new Women’s Heated BTC 12V Quilted Jacket Liner from Harley-Davidson. The built-in temperature controller (BTC) offers three heat settings along with a three-panel heating system. Manufactured from 100-percent nylon with quilted 3M Thinsulate Insulation, stretch panels on the sides and under the sleeves make for less bulk when worn under ...

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Partz: Choppa head

Paying homage to the original tank graphics of Harley’s first factory  “chopper,” the Wide Glide, the new Retro Flame B01 3/4 Helmet captures the influence that iconic model had on the American motorcycling landscape. Bold red flames cascade from front to rear while a gold Bar & Shield logo firmly identifies the product. Snaps are included across the brow for ...

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Harley-Davidson announces third quarter 2017 results


Milwaukee, Oct. 17—Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG) third-quarter 2017 diluted EPS decreased to $0.40 from $0.64 in the third quarter of 2016. Third quarter net income was $68.2 million on consolidated revenue of $1.15 billion versus net income of $114.1 million on consolidated revenue of $1.27 billion in the third quarter of 2016. “The continued weakness in the U.S. motorcycle industry only ...

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Partz: Knock knock knockin’ on Harley’s door

The long-rumored Guns N’ Roses reunion tour kicked off in April 2016. After setting scores of attendance records in Europe, the “Not In This Lifetime” tour returned to North America in July of this year for at least another 15 stadium dates. Working in conjunction with Bravado International Group Inc., Harley-Davidson has just announced the launch of a limited-edition line of men ...

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2018 H-D Softail Press Launch: Blasting through the shock barrier

Los Angeles, Calif., Aug. 27–29—On the evening of August 22, the new 2018 Harley-Davidson models emerged from hiding and into the light, with details instantly available on every media you could imagine (and some you couldn’t). The capsule commentary? With the exception of cosmetics and color changes, nothing much to talk about in the Street line. Ditto for the Sportsters. ...

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