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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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Organizers prepare for 2018 Motorcycle Cannonball

The Transcontinental Motorcycle Cannonball Endurance Run Sturgis, S.D., Dec. 4—Jason Sims, owner of the Motorcycle Cannonball in Sturgis, South Dakota, has announced that the historic transcontinental event scheduled for 16 days in September has its roster full and the route is set. Though held on U.S. soil, the international line-up of riders from five continents makes the 2018 run a ...

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Suffragettes Centennial Motorcycle Ride announced for 2020

A ride celebrating the power, freedom and unity of American women on the centennial of the right to vote Progress is measured in big and small ways every day. A formative step towards the equality of Women in America was the passage of the 19th amendment of the US constitution allowing American women equal vote in fair and free elections. ...

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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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Roadshows, Inc. to manage 70th Hollister Independence Rally

Randy Burke, president of Roadshows Inc., in Reno, Nevada is pleased to announce Roadshows has been awarded the contract to manage the historic Hollister, California Independence Rally in 2017. This is the 70th Anniversary of the Independence Rally that runs Friday, June 30 through Sunday July 2 in 2017. “It’s an honor to be able to assist the City of ...

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Historic transcontinental Motorcycle Cannonball Race fills roster

Sturgis, S.D., Aug. 22—Lonnie Isam, Jr., owner of Jurassic Racing in Sturgis, South Dakota, and founder of the Motorcycle Cannonball Run (MCR) announced today that the historic transcontinental event scheduled for 17 days in September has its roster full and the route is set. Though held on U.S. soil, the 2016 iteration is for all intents and purposes, a worldwide ...

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Twin Power launches new website

Twin Power is pleased to announce the launch of their brand new website. The site is packed with features, including new products, a blog with news and informative content, and more. “We are really excited about the site and what it offers our dealers and customers,” says James Simonelli, Brand Manager for Twin Power. “We released our brand new catalog ...

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Chester’s dealership becomes Desert Wind Harley-Davidson

Purchased by local riding enthusiast and entrepreneur Phoenix, Ariz., Oct. 13—Chester’s Harley-Davidson in Mesa has become Desert Wind Harley-Davidson. Ray Croghan, a motorcycle enthusiast with over 50 years’ experience riding all over the world, has become the principal owner and dealer operator of Desert Wind Harley-Davidson. William Fisher, a veteran of the United States Air Force who served in Vietnam, ...

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Harley-Davidson Street 750 hits the dirt at X Games Austin

Brad Baker kicks up some dirt aboard the Harley-Davidson Street 750

AUSTIN, TEXAS, June 4—After scorching the ice at ESPN’s X Games Aspen, the new Harley-Davidson Street 750 will kick up the dirt—and the action—at X Games Austin with an adrenaline-fueled Flat Track exhibition race just weeks before the new bikes begin to arrive at U.S. dealerships. Highlights of the race will air on ESPN during the X Games competition coverage. ...

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