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Harley-Davidson unleashes five new touring bikes

2018 Touring Models

More power, comfort & handling to go the distance: Three new CVO models feature largest-ever stock engine displacement Milwaukee, Wis., Aug. 22—The 2018 Harley-Davidson motorcycle lineup introduces the most robust array of custom Touring bikes the company has ever produced, boasting show-stopping style and plush comfort ready to attack rough city streets or winding country roads. Three new completely restyled Touring models ...

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Harley-Davidson introduces eight new iconic Softail motorcycles

Kicking off a custom revolution: Largest-ever product development project launches Harley-Davidson into its 115th anniversary year Milwaukee, Wis., Aug. 22—To celebrate Harley-Davidson’s 115th anniversary year, the Motor Company is launching a custom revolution: Eight all-new Softail models that merge the hard-riding performance of the Dyna line with the unparalleled custom look of the Softail line. Click here to download a ...

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AMA petitions for return of lane-splitting guidelines

PICKERINGTON, Ohio, July 22—The American Motorcyclist Association initiated a petition drive today to convince the California Office of Administrative Law to allow state agencies to once again disseminate important information on safely and responsibly executing the motorcycling technique called lane splitting. The online petition can be found here: https://cqrcengage.com/amacycle/app/sign-petition?1&engagementId=55066. A recent Office of Administrative Law order resulted in the California Highway Patrol, the ...

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Sturgis Buffalo Chip concert lineup doubles for 2014

Sturgis, SD (July 11, 2014) –The first harmonious chords of the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s 2014 Motorcycle and Music Festival are set to be blasted across the high plains in less than three weeks, and the venue has completed its big nine-day line-up of world-class entertainment. A record number of bands and entertainers join the 2014 lineup—nearly double that of recent years. Jeremiah James Korfe, ...

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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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Dates set for 66th annual SpeedWeek at Bonneville Salt Flats

June 9, 2014—Land-speed racing’s premier sanctioning body, The Southern California Timing Association and Bonneville Nationals Inc., are holding their largest event of the season—the 2014 SpeedWeek at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah on August 9-15.  The weeklong event will also mark the celebration of 100 years of racing on the salt flats. Looking to be the biggest event to date with ...

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AMA launches petition to end federally funded motorcycle-only checkpoints

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) has launched a national petition calling for an end to federally funded motorcycle-only checkpoints. The petition provides an opportunity for motorcyclists to tell Congress that they object to these discriminatory, costly and ineffective motorcycle-only checkpoints. The American Motorcyclist Association began tracking motorcycle-only checkpoints when they first appeared in New York in 2007. In March 2011, using funds provided ...

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Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum named ‘World’s Largest Motorcycle Museum’

Birmingham, Ala., Apr. 25—Guinness World Records has recognized Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum as the “Largest Motorcycle Museum” in the world. The mammoth 144,000-square-foot, five-story museum is home to nearly 1400 motorcycles, of which approximately 700 are on exhibit. The museum was opened in its current location, the 830-acre Barber Motorsports Park, in 2003 by George Barber, Alabama native and third-generation ...

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Harley-Davidson, Dunlop offer consumer tire rebate

MILWAUKEE, APRIL 2—Participating Harley-Davidson dealers and Dunlop are teaming up to offer a $40 consumer mail-in rebate on a set of Harley-Davidson-branded Dunlop tires purchased between March 1 and April 30. The offer applies to a set of two new H-D/Dunlop tires (excluding Police tires) and will be paid in the form of a $40 Harley-Davidson gift card. The gift card can ...

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Sammy Hagar, The Cult to headline Phoenix Bikefest April 4-5

Chandler, Ariz., March 3—The inaugural three-day Phoenix Bikefest at Wild Hose Pass Hotel & Casino’s new festival park is set to bring  The Cult on its Electric 13 Concert Tour, Fri., April 4; and Sammy Hagar, the “Red Rocker” and his “Four Decades of Rock” performance, Sat., April 5.  The two rockers headline jam-packed highlights of concert entertainment beginning at 5:00 p.m. ...

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