Harley-Davidson Lowers 2016 Outlook After Second Quarter Report

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG) second quarter 2016 diluted earnings per share increased 7.6 percent to $1.55 compared to diluted EPS of $1.44 in the same period in 2015. Net income was $280.4 million on consolidated revenue of $1.86 billion compared to net income of $299.8 million on consolidated revenue of $1.82 billion in last year’s second quarter. Harley-Davidson worldwide retail motorcycle sales in the second quarter […]

Harley’s New Boom! Audio Music Player Tank Pouch

Designed for motorcycle use, the new Boom! Audio Music Player Tank Pouch (P/N 76000193, $44.95) from Harley-Davidson Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories lets riders securely carry a smart phone, music player or electronic toll pass on the bike. Built-in magnets hold the pouch securely to a steel fuel tank, and the clear play-through window permits […]

Harley Motorcycle Boots for Summer Riding Season

The summer is a busy time for riders across the country. With excursions planned and the season’s biggest rallies filling up the schedule, riders must be prepped with motorcycle gear that’s ready to meet the demands of the road. Tired and aching feet are a common occurrence when it comes to spending long days on […]

American Iron Garage: Garage Built

Therapy Build Evolution and survival through craft by Stephen Long Merriam-Webster defines evolution as “a process of continuous change from a lower, simpler, or worse to a higher, more complex, or better state.” For George Holland, the process of evolution has been a pertinent and sustained element of survival. “Evolution,” he says, “I like that […]

Harley Road Glide Fairing Pouch Keeps Small Items Close at Hand

Add handy, custom-fit storage to a 2015-later Harley-Davidson Road Glide motorcycle with the new Road Glide Fairing Pouch (P/N 93300097, $154.95) from Harley-Davidson Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories. Shaped to fit perfectly over the contour of the Road Glide fairing and behind Harley-Davidson Road Glide windshields and deflectors, the molded Fairing Pouch is wrapped in […]

Net Income Dips, Overall Sales up in Harley-Davidson 2016 Q1 Financial Report

Harley-Davidson released its first financial report of 2016, net income dropping 7.2% in the first quarter of 2016. The company earned $250.5 million, or $1.36 per share, in the first quarter of the year compared to $269.85 million, or $1.27 per share in 2015. Harley’s consolidated revenue for Q1 2016 however increased to $1.75 billion, up from […]

Davis Fisher Tests Prototype Flat Track Engine in Lone Star Half-Mile

The first time I saw the Street 750 in person at the 2014 press launch in Austin, Harley had already turned one into a flat tracker. It sat prominently at the head of the room where we had our tech discussion for the new Street 750. At the time, Harley was still trying to convince […]

Discovery Sets Air Date for “Harley and the Davidsons” Miniseries

The Discovery Channel announced “Harley and the Davidsons,” a miniseries based on the iconic American motorcycle company, will debut Monday, Sept. 5, with a two-hour premiere episode. The miniseries will continue Tuesday and Wednesday (Sept. 6-7) with two-hour programs each night. The miniseries aims to tell the story of how two friends from Milwaukee launched […]

Harley Campaign Encourages Riders to ‘Live Your Legend’

PRNewswire/ — Harley-Davidson announced its newest global marketing campaign: ‘Live Your Legend.’ The campaign shows how a new Harley-Davidson motorcycle can enable riders to create deeper bonds and share richer experiences – allowing them to live their own legend. “Generations of Harley-Davidson owners inspired the ‘Live Your Legend’ campaign,” said Shelley Paxton, VP Global Marketing […]

Harley’s Custom March Madness

Out to prove that custom truly is king, Harley-Davidson invited dealers to showcase their individuality in the Custom Kings Customization Contest. Dealers from all over the country turned a Sportster motorcycle into a “Custom of One” work of art – earlier today the top 64 creations were revealed for fans to help choose the ‘king’ in […]