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The Road Glide Returns for 2015

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After a one-year absence, Harley-Davidson will bring the venerable Road Glide back to its Touring family for 2015 with all of the improvements and updates from Project Rushmore as well as an all-new “sharknose” fairing that is the bike’s signature component. Harley says the new frame-mounted fairing was shaped by countless hours of wind tunnel testing and features triple Splitstream ...

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Harley-Davidson's Project LiveWire: First Ride

Harley-Davidson's Project LiveWire

Harley-Davidson’s 21st century vision that began with Project Rushmore’s liquid-cooled V-twin and then carried over with the recent introduction of the world-friendly Street 750 and 500 has continued with the surprise announcement of Project LiveWire, an electric motorcycle prototype the Motor Company plans to lay bare this summer with a 30-city demo tour across the U.S. At a press event ...

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Retrospective: Harley-Davidson FXLR Low Rider Custom: 1987-1994

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Low Rider. Catchy name. Some readers might remember the chopped and channeled craze in automobile styling back in the ’50s and ’60s. Willie G. took that to heart when he developed the very first Low Rider, the FXS, back in 1977. It was all about the look, as if one of Harley’s own Super Glides had been worked over by ...

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2014 Harley-Davidson Low Rider and SuperLow 1200T – First Ride Review

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Despite the traditional stereotypes, younger riders and women make up a substantial, and ever-increasing, portion of Harley-Davidson’s customers. The Motor Company says that in 2012, it held 50 percent of the U.S. market share for men and women riders ages 18-34, and over 60 percent for women ages 35 and up. To more directly target that audience, last March Harley ...

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Harley-Davidson, Marvel Invite Fans into the Action at Marvel’s 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' Movie Premiere

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Harley-Davidson and Marvel LLC hosted a surprise, one hour “for the fans” engagement at Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier movie premiere in Hollywood on March 13, 2014, following the close of the red carpet. Fans at the event were spontaneously selected to walk and experience the official red carpet and to check out a brand new Street 750 motorcycle ...

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2014 Harley-Davidson Ultra Limited – Rider Test

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In the right-here, right-now times we’re living in, much of what we buy is built and sold for the lowest possible price, or it’s made flashy and splashy just to get our attention. But as touring riders, we understand the value of refinement. We place high demands on our motorcycles, and we know that genuine quality is what endures over ...

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Harley-Davidson’s All-New Street 500 and 750

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Harley-Davidson will launch its first all-new platform and sixth model family next year with “Street” 750 and Street 500 motorcycles based on a new liquid-cooled Revolution X engine. With very low price tags and seat heights, the Street line is aimed at young-adult urban riders looking for a nimble bike with some room for customization. “These are the newest motorcycles ...

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2014 Harley-Davidsons: Project Rushmore

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Like a cavalry charge of the Rough Riders led by Teddy Roosevelt waving his cowboy hat in the air, Harley-Davidson recently launched eight new Touring models under the auspicious banner “Project Rushmore,” a customer-driven enhancement effort it is unabashedly calling the largest and most important in its 110-year history. In addition to a long list of new features and improvements, ...

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H-D Announces Major Changes to Eight Touring Models for 2014

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This morning Harley-Davidson announced some major changes to eight models in its touring lineup for 2014; the press release is below. Editor-in-Chief Mark Tuttle is attending the international launch in Colorado and will have more details this evening after the press conference. **PRESS RELEASE** In the largest scale new model launch in the company’s 110-year history, Project RUSHMORE encompasses eight ...

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