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Harley-Davidson Offers Free Riding Academy Training to All U.S. Military

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  Harley-Davidson announced that it is offering all current and former U.S. military free Riding Academy motorcycle training. The new “Learn to Ride” program, open to active-duty, retired, reservists and veterans, begins on Armed Forces Day, May 16, and runs through Sept. 13, 2015. The announcement was made Thursday morning from the flight deck of the USS Yorktown. Harley-Davidson teamed ...

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Harley-Davidson Flat-Track Racing Newest Medal Sport at X Games Austin

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It’s official. A new motorcycle racing competition will throw dirt June 4 during the inaugural Harley-Davidson Flat-Track Racing at ESPN’s X Games Austin. Harley-Davidson sponsored two flat-track exhibitions last year, and thousands of fans took to social media to express their excitement for the sport. “This June, fans in Austin will experience a new kind of action sport as they ...

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Harley-Davidson Breaks Ground on Permanent Sturgis Location

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Harley-Davidson and the city of Sturgis traded-in gilded shovels and ceremonial hard hats for revving motorcycles and open-face helmets to break ground and start construction of The Harley-Davidson Rally Point, the city’s new permanent year-round space for riders. “Sturgis is a mecca for riders around the world. The Harley-Davidson Rally Point establishes a new site in downtown Sturgis for people ...

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Matt Levatich Named President and CEO of Harley-Davidson, Inc.

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Harley-Davidson, Inc. has named Matthew S. (Matt) Levatich, currently President and Chief Operating Officer of Harley-Davidson Motor Company, to succeed Keith Wandell as President and Chief Executive Officer of Harley-Davidson, Inc. upon Wandell’s retirement May 1, 2015. Levatich has also been elected, through Board action, to the Harley-Davidson Board of Directors. Levatich, 50, joined Harley-Davidson in 1994. Prior to becoming ...

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Agreement Names Harley-Davidson Official Motorcycle of Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

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In the spirit of this year’s 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, Harley-Davidson and city officials from Sturgis, South Dakota, are finalizing an agreement covering the next 75 years, making Harley-Davidson the official motorcycle of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. “Harley-Davidson riders have attended the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally for decades. This new agreement will help fuel many more years of freedom, independence and ...

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Harley-Davidson Surprises U.S. Military Veterans with 2015 Motorcycles

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Six U.S. military veterans received a special delivery from Harley-Davidson today when they received new 2015 motorcycles. The surprise jumpstarts a new partnership between Harley-Davidson and Wounded Warrior Project to help improve the lives of service men and women living with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Bill Davidson, great-grandson of company co-founder William A. Davidson, along with six Harley-Davidson employees who ...

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2014 Harley-Davidson Softail Deluxe Review

2014 Harley-Davidson Softail Deluxe

With its classic style and air-cooled, 45-degree V-twin motor, the Harley-Davidson has served as the iconic American-made motorcycle for more than 110 years. In its current form, the motor displaces 1,690cc (103 cubic inches) and offers two valves per cylinder. In the Softail models, the engine is counterbalanced for smoothness. The model gets its name from the fact that it ...

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Harley-Davidson Street XG750 and XG500 – First Ride Review

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  Harley-Davidson used the youthful stage of the Summer X Games in the great American city of Austin, Texas, to debut the Street 750, its first clean-sheet motorcycle in 13 years. Purists may fear it’s the beginning of the end, but the Motor Company is filling a need with this inexpensive liquid-cooled motorcycle, which has more in common with a ...

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Harley-Davidson World Ride Racks up 10.5 Million Miles

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Thousands of motorcycle riders hit the road during the Harley-Davidson World Ride on June 22-23, 2014. Together they logged 10,566,064 miles (or 17,004,389 kilometers) over the course of the two-day ride. After completing their rides, participants logged their mileage directly onto the World Ride web site and shared riding stories and photographs on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter ...

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Harley-Davidson Unveils an Electric Motorcycle

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No, it’s not April Fool’s Day, and as far as we know, hell hasn’t frozen over. That headline is true: Harley-Davidson has unveiled an electric motorcycle. “Project LiveWire is more like the first electric guitar – not an electric car,” said Mark-Hans Richer, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Harley-Davidson Motor Company. “It’s an expression of individuality and iconic ...

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