Harley-Davidson is an iconic motor company produces heavyweight motorcycles and sells a lifestyle and its lineup. They offer a complete line of motorcycles and its parts, accessories and apparel.
Harley-Davidson motorcycles or " Harleys" are noted for the tradition of heavy customization that gave rise to the chopper style of motorcycles.
This year Harley-Davidson celebrates its 115th anniversary with the 2018 model year. In addition to six motorcycles “family” groups with 32 distinct models, the Milwaukee company launched 10 distinctively styled 115th Anniversary editions. When you add four Softail models that available with one of two different engines, the 2018 model count jumps to 46.
Except for the modern VRSC and Street model families, current Harley-Davidson motorcycles reflect the styles of classic Harley designs.
The legendary motorcycle company was founded in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1903 by childhood friends William Harley and Arthur Davidson. Harley-Davidson motorcycles created an innovative engine utilizing air-cooled V-Twin that could fit into a motorcycle. This engine was key to their success. Over the next few years, Harley-Davidson motorcycles became more popular, especially during World War 1 when the U.S. military began used Harleys. They continued to stay ahead by constantly finding ways to improve their design and function. Some of the changes included adding an art deco design to all the gas tanks, introducing a sports model for racing fans, and creating single cylinder motorcycles. These changes and innovations over the year have helped to keep Harley Davidson as the most beloved motorcycle of our time.
When you own a Harley-Davidson you realize that now you belong into a community of equals where it doesn’t matter the status, job, income, it gives you permission to focus on a common goal of community, which is the common passion of riding motorcycles. And nothing fuels more the passion for freedom and the sense to become one with the road than riding a Harley. Today, this passion is shared by more than a million members in 25 countries.
Harley-Davidson sustains a large owners and Harley-lovers community (H.O.G), which keeps active through clubs, events, and a museum. H.O.G. for philanthropic purposes, associating the club with the Muscular Dystrophy Foundation and other charity groups.
Visit their website to join the H.O.G. to compare bikes, build your own, find a dealer or get a catalog, you can also buy online original parts, accessories and apparel