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Mar 25, 2015, 15:34 ET
Carey Hart, motocross superstar, does a burnout at the groundbreaking for The Harley-Davidson Rally Point, on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 in Sturgis, SD. Hart is the 2015 Grand Marshall of the Mayor's Ride during the 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. (Toby Brusseau/AP Images for Harley-Davidson)

Harley-Davidson Turns To Roaring Motorcycles To Break Ground On Permanent Sturgis Location

 Harley-Davidson and the city of Sturgis traded-in gilded shovels and ceremonial hard hats for revving motorcycles and open-face helmets to...

Feb 26, 2015, 17:20 ET

Harley-Davidson Plans Direct Distribution To Independent Dealers In Canada

Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) will transition to a model of direct distribution to independently owned dealers in Canada by July 31, 2017, when the...

Feb 23, 2015, 13:00 ET
Project LiveWire - the first electric Harley-Davidson motorcycle - is touring the world with events in eight countries on three continents. While not for sale, select consumers across the globe will be able to ride and provide feedback on the new motorcycle during a series of events scheduled through 2015.

Harley-Davidson® Project LiveWire™ Experience Tour Expands To International Destinations

Riders around the world will have the chance to add their voices to help shape the future of Project LiveWire™, Harley-Davidson's first...

Feb 04, 2015, 17:43 ET
Matt Levatich, President and Chief Operating Officer, Harley-Davidson Motor Company and incoming President and Chief Executive Officer, Harley-Davidson, Inc.

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

 Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) has named Matthew S. (Matt) Levatich, currently President and Chief Operating Officer of Harley-Davidson...

Jan 29, 2015, 07:00 ET

Harley-Davidson Delivers Strong Full-Year 2014 Financial Performance

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) full-year 2014 diluted earnings per share increased 18.3 percent to $3.88 compared to diluted EPS...

Jan 15, 2015, 15:43 ET
Bill Davidson, great-grandson of company co-founder William A. Davidson, left, Christian Walters, Managing Director, United States at Harley-Davidson Motor Company, and Matt Levatich, President and Chief Operating Officer of Harley-Davidson Motor Company, right, celebrate after removal of bricks from the historic Milwaukee headquarters using a 2015 Harley-Davidson Street® 750 motorcycle. In the spirit of this year’s 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, that brick, alongside one from the Harley-Davidson Museum...

Harley-Davidson, Sturgis Plan 75-year Agreement

 Harley-Davidson and the City of Sturgis, S.D., are setting their sights on the future – far into the future. In the spirit of this...

Jan 15, 2015, 12:30 ET

Harley-Davidson Sturgis Plan 75-year Agreement

Deal Names Harley-Davidson Official Motorcycle of Sturgis Motorcycle Rally; Creates Year-Round Main Street Plaza for Riders in Sturgis, South...

Dec 15, 2014, 12:36 ET

'Tis The Season To Be On "The Naughty List"

The countdown is on, and the pressure mounting to find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Thankfully, the new Harley-Davidson gift guide...

Dec 10, 2014, 09:33 ET

Project LiveWire™, the first electric Harley-Davidson® motorcycle comes to the 2015 PSS shows

CONCORD, ON, Dec. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Innovation, meet heritage. Harley-Davidson Motor Company recently revealed Project Livewire™ –...

Nov 12, 2014, 12:30 ET

Adam Smith's Texas Harley breaks ground on one of the largest Harley-Davidson® dealerships in nation

 Today, Adam Smith's Texas Harley broke ground on one of the largest Harley-Davidson dealerships in the nation.  The six-acre Bedford,...

Nov 06, 2014, 13:53 ET
Bill Davidson, great-grandson of Harley-Davidson co-founder William A. Davidson, congratulates U.S. Air Force veteran Dorsey “Barney” Fyffe after delivering a 2015 Harley-Davidson motorcycle while Jason Cross, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and retail supply planner at Harley-Davidson looks on. The surprise delivery jumpstarted 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).

Mission Special Delivery: Harley-Davidson Partners With Wounded Warrior Project; Surprises Vets With 2015 Motorcycles

 Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) made a special delivery of new 2015 motorcycles to six U.S. military veterans, today. The surprise jumpstarts a new...

Oct 29, 2014, 09:07 ET

Harley-Davidson Sets Goal to Plant 50 Million Trees Worldwide by 2025

 Harley-Davidson®, together with The Nature Conservancy, is mobilizing its global community of riders to raise funds to plant 50 million...

Oct 21, 2014, 07:00 ET

Harley-Davidson Third-Quarter Retail Motorcycle Sales Rise

 Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) dealer new motorcycle sales grew worldwide and in the U.S. in the third quarter of 2014, topping a strong...

Oct 16, 2014, 10:00 ET

A Growing Partnership in Support of Men's Health!

DEELEY HARLEY-DAVIDSON® CANADA REVS UP FOR MOVEMBER with the chance to win one of three all-new 2015 Harley-Davidson® Street™ 750...

Oct 15, 2014, 12:00 ET
Las Vegas Harley-Davidson

Las Vegas Harley-Davidson® Now Open On The Las Vegas Strip

 Las Vegas Harley-Davidson® (5191 S. Las Vegas Boulevard) has opened on the famed Las Vegas Strip, steps away from the Welcome to Las...

Oct 07, 2014, 09:05 ET
Harley-Davidson And "Sons of Anarchy" Fans Gear Up For The Final Ride (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

Harley-Davidson And "Sons of Anarchy" Fans Gear Up For The Final Ride

Harley-Davidson® and "Sons of Anarchy" ("SOA") fans are gearing-up for the show's finale and a legendary party hosted by stars of the show Kim...

Aug 29, 2014, 13:14 ET
In conjunction with the announcement of the Harley-Davidson Hometown Throwdown III contest, Harley-Davidson will award a custom Harley-Davidson cruiser from their new 2015 Cruiser motorcycle lineup to each of the five winning Ultimate Fighting Championship(r) (UFC) fighters. (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson)

Harley-Davidson And UFC® Up The Ante At UFC® 177 And Give One Lucky Fan The Chance To Throw The Ultimate Party Of A Lifetime

 Harley-Davidson and the Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC) will launch a new contest at UFC 177 this weekend sure to make one fan an...

Aug 26, 2014, 00:01 ET
Harley-Davidson announces 2015 model lineup, including the Electra Glide(R) Ultra Classic(R) Low, expanding its diverse offering of motorcycles to give riders more ways to lead their own pack to the open road. (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson)

2015 Harley-Davidson Model Lineup Delivers More Rush For The Open Road

Propelled by Project RUSHMORE, the global launch of the Street™750 and Street™500 motorcycles and the electric buzz of Project...

Aug 25, 2014, 23:57 ET

2015 Harley-Davidson® Model Lineup Delivers More Rush For The Open Road

CONCORD, ON, Aug. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Propelled by Project RUSHMORE, the global launch of the Street™ 750 and Street™ 500 motorcycles and...

Aug 13, 2014, 13:54 ET
Harley-Davidson is expanding its global Authorized Tours program in the United States with a new domestic provider, Twisted Trailz Excursions LLC. The new partnership makes it easy for riders to book unforgettable trips, without the hassle, worry and stress of having to do all the planning. (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

Harley-Davidson Expands Global Authorized Tours Program With First-Ever U.S. Domestic Provider

 There's good news for motorcycle riders seeking fun and hassle-free adventures on the open road. Harley-Davidson is expanding its global...