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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...

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 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...

Aug 01, 2014, 11:00 ET
2015 HARLEY-DAVIDSON ROAD GLIDE ROARS BACK. (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Roars Back

Harley-Davidson® (NYSE: HOG) has more rush in the tank. Spy photos, gossip and wild speculation are flooding the Internet as Harley-Davidson...

Jul 25, 2014, 08:00 ET
Harley-Davidson and Marvel Studios unite to confirm that Project LiveWire - Harley-Davidson's first electric motorcycle - will appear in Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron as the ride of choice for Natasha Romanoff (a.k.a. Black Widow) played by Scarlett Johansson. (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

Harley-Davidson® And Marvel Studios Confirm Project LiveWire™ Will Appear In Marvel's 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron'

 Today at the San Diego Comic-Con, Harley-Davidson® and Marvel Studios will introduce Project LiveWire™  –...

Jun 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Harley-Davidson Reveals Project LiveWire™, The First Electric Harley-Davidson Motorcycle

 Innovation, meet heritage. Today, Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) reveals Project LiveWire – the first Harley-Davidson® electric...

Jun 04, 2014, 08:00 ET
A Harley-Davidson Street(TM) 750 prototype race motorcycle - ridden by AMA Pro Flat Track Grand National Champion, Brad "the Bullet" Baker - sends dirt flying during an exhibition Flat Track race leading into X Games Austin and just weeks before the new bike hits U.S. dealerships. Fans get to decide if Flat Track racing will become an X Games medal event in 2015 via #XGamesFlatTrack. (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

New Harley-Davidson Street™ 750 Motorcycle Sends Dirt Flying at X Games Austin

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...

May 28, 2014, 08:00 ET

Survey Of U.S. Dads Reveals: 32 Percent Forgotten On Father's Day; 53 Percent Would Return Gifts; And One Even Received A Santa Necktie

While Father's Day is meant to celebrate fatherhood and family, new data shows most American dads aren't feeling the love. This year,...

May 14, 2014, 10:00 ET
New (Motorcycle) Math: Women Conquering the Road on Two Wheels in Record Numbers (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

New (Motorcycle) Math: Women Conquering the Road on Two Wheels in Record Numbers

With riding season finally in full swing, motorists and motorcyclists alike might be surprised at who's behind the handlebars. Roughly 12 percent...

Apr 24, 2014, 17:44 ET
Riding Academy Logo (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

Harley-Davidson Amps Up Learning To Ride With Launch Of Harley-Davidson Riding Academy

 Pumping the adrenaline – by learning to ride a motorcycle – just got a lot cooler, not to mention more fun. For the first time...

Apr 15, 2014, 14:31 ET
Harley-Davidson, Marvel Join Forces in National Search for Fan to Star in New Digital Franchise (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

Harley-Davidson, Marvel Join Forces in National Search for Real-Life Fan to Star in New Digital Franchise

 Harley-Davidson and Marvel Entertainment, LLC, have teamed up once again to defend freedom and tame explosive city streets in – and...

Apr 08, 2014, 15:10 ET

Discover More, un voyage exceptionnel organisé par Harley-Davidson

- Une moto Harley-Davidson se lance dans un voyage épique de 20 000 km parcourant les meilleures routes touristiques d'Europe, du...

Apr 08, 2014, 10:46 ET

Harley-Davidson organisiert eine außergewöhnliche Motorradtour: Discover More

 - Ein Motorrad der Marke Harley-Davidson macht sich auf zu einer 20.000-km-Fahrt entlang der besten Motorradstrecken in Europa, dem...

Apr 08, 2014, 04:36 ET

Harley-Davidson lanza su viaje de gira definitivo, Discover More

 - Una moto Harley-Davidson se prepara para llevar a cabo un viaje épico en carretera de 20.000 kilómetros a...

Apr 08, 2014, 03:00 ET

Harley-Davidson Launches Ultimate Touring Ride, Discover More

- One Harley-Davidson motorcycle set to make epic 20,000 km road trip across the best touring roads in Europe, Middle East and North Africa - The...

Mar 14, 2014, 12:57 ET
Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier star Chris Evans signs a new Harley-Davidson Street(TM) 750 at the premiere in Hollywood, CA.  Following the premiere, Harley-Davidson will donate the bike to Concord Youth Theatre.  (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

Harley-Davidson, Marvel Invite Fans into the Action and onto the Red Carpet at Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier Hollywood Movie Premiere

Harley-Davidson and Marvel LLC hosted a surprise, one hour "for the fans" engagement at Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier movie...

Mar 06, 2014, 13:00 ET
Harley-Davidson's new Low Rider(R). For more information check out (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

Harley-Davidson Busts Out Two More New Bikes

Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) is at it again. Fresh off the unveiling of the new Harley-Davidson Street™ 750 and the launch of Project RUSHMORE,...

Mar 04, 2014, 15:09 ET
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Harley-Davidson Revs Up Riding Season At Daytona Bike Week

 Harley-Davidson Motor Company is heating up the beginning of the 2014 riding season at the 73rd Annual Daytona Bike Week with new model...

Jan 23, 2014, 11:00 ET
Reigning AMA Pro Grand National champion Brad Baker and 2012 AMA Pro Grand National champion Jared Mees take an icy corner on the all-new Harley-Davidson Street(TM) 750 during a motorcycle ice racing exhibition.  The exhibition, part of a Harley-Davidson sponsorship, will be featured tonight during ESPN's X Games Aspen broadcast.  Fans will help decide if the sport is extreme enough for future X Games winter events by using the hashtag #XGIceRace on Twitter.  (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

New Harley-Davidson Street™ Takes Center Ice At X Games Aspen

The world's hottest new motorcycle hits the ice today at X Games Aspen. Harley-Davidson – one of the newest X Games sponsors – is...

Dec 27, 2013, 10:00 ET
New Data Reveals Female Motorcycle Riders Feel Happier, More Confident and Sexier Than Women Who Don't Ride.  (PRNewsFoto/Harley-Davidson Motor Company)

Study: Women Have A Powerful Option To Find Happiness In 2014

 Soon, women everywhere will be thinking about New Year's resolutions they could make to live a more fulfilled life in 2014 and beyond. Once...