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    Video: Harley-Davidson V-Rod hits the 'Ring while Yamaha R1 sets new lap record
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    It's been 10 years since Harley-Davidson decided to stick a pinkie toe into new product development with the V-Rod. The crew from Bridge to Gantry decided to celebrate the liquid-cooled V-Twin's birthday by taking it out for a little fun around the Nürburgring. If it seems odd to pair the ...

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    Video: Japanese owner of Harley-Davidson that washed up on Canadian shore found
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    As far-fetched as it may seem, the owner of the Japanese Harley-Davidson motorcycle that washed up on the coast of Canada has been found. Beachcombers sent photographs of the bike to Harley-Davidson, which managed to track the registration to Ikuo Yokoyama in Miyagi Prefecture. Yokoyama lost ...

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    Video: Harley-Davidson lost in Japan's tsunami washes up in Canada
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    With the longest coastline in the world, Canada is bound to get all sorts of weird things washing up on its shores from every which direction. But a Harley-Davidson motorcycle? That's what one Peter Mark found while riding his ATV on a secluded island off the Pacific coast of British Columbia. ...

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    Official: Willie G. to retire from Harley-Davidson in April
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    Famed Senior Vice President and Chief Styling Officer Wille G. has announced his retirement from Harley-Davidson effective April 30, 2012, after 49 years with the company. He is 78 years of age, and one of 13 executives who purchased the brand from AMF in 1981. According to Harley-Davidson, Wille ...

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    Report: Harley-Davidson sales grew 5.9% in 2011
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    Last year was a good one for Harley-Davidson. According to Asphalt and Rubber, the American bike manufacturer saw its sales increase by 5.9 percent globally compared to 2010. Sales in the U.S., meanwhile, were up 5.8 percent. All told, Harley-Davidson managed to move 235,188 units last year, with ...

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    Bonhams Las Vegas Motorcycle Sale sees big numbers for vintage bikes
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    Bonhams wrapped up an impressive motorcycle auction in Las Vegas, and some very pricey metal rolled across the block. While seriously expensive bikes like the 1955 Vincent Black Prince pictured above and a 1915 Harley-Davidson 11-F Twin failed to bring home enough cash to find new owners, the 1953 ...

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    Two Wheels: eBay Find of the Day: Twin jet-engine board track Harley-Davidson
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    If hopping on a motorcycle isn't thrilling or deadly enough for you anymore, you may want to point your browser toward eBay Motors. The world's first and only twin-pulse-jet-engine motorcycle is officially up for auction. The machine was originally constructed by Robert Maddox for a customer who ...

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    First Drive: Campagna V13R [w/video]
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    Part Harley, Part Hot Rod, All Crazy Think back through your own inner musings over the years, and we'd bet dollars to proverbial donuts that, at some point on your life, you've thought about buying a Harley-Davidson motorcycle. The allure of riding Wisconsin's finest around your neighborhood ...

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    Recalls: Harley-Davidson recalling over 300,000 motorcycles
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    Harley-Davidson has announced that it is recalling 308,474 motorcycles and trikes. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the rear brake switch may be exposed to excessive heat from the exhaust system. If this happens, the rear brake light may fail to illuminate. It's ...

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    Report: Harley-Davidson test track for sale in Florida everglades
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    If you've got a penchant for mosquitos, alligators and sweltering heat, Harley-Davidson may have a deal for you. The motorcycle manufacturer's former test track is up for sale just outside of Naples, Florida. The track was originally used by Ford to test its vehicles, and features a two-mile ...

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    Video: Strangest trade-in ever? Man swaps meteorite for motorcycle
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    Landers Harley-Davidson has a motto: We'll trade for just about anything. Really? Anything? One Arkansas man decided to test that motto himself when he called the dealership to see if they'd trade him a motorcycle for a meteorite. Wait... a what? Jim Griffey was out minding his own business, ...

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    Official: 2012 Ford Harley-Davidson F-150 arrives, now with more snakeskin
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    Harley riders like riding Harleys. But even for the HDMC faithful, certain situations – from bad weather to transporting cargo – call for something with a little more utility. That's where the Harley-Davidson edition Ford F-150 comes in. Since the two iconic American motor companies ...

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    Harley-Davidson shows off Penster leaning trike prototypes
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    Once upon a way back when, a few scant patent drawings of a Harley-Davidson leaning trike made their way to the web. Apparently, the company went so far as to produce a few prototypes under the codename Penster. The trikes were penned by none other than legendary custom car builder John Buttera, ...

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    Video: Policeman shows serious motorcycle agility skills
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    The T-1000 was a pretty vicious killing machine, but it was also a mighty fine pilot on anything with two wheels. From what we can tell, the cop in the following video is clearly the template from which the T-1000 was cast. Competing in a motorcycle obstacle course, this policeman wields his ...

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    Video: Harley-Davidson shows how the Captain America movie motorcycle came to be
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    Captain America, the summer blockbuster movie based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, has officially had the largest opening weekend of any comic-based flick in 2011. Incidentally, it also knocked the latest Harry Potter flick, which opened one week before, out of first place. But ...

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    Official: Harley-Davidson rolls out new and updated models for 2012
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    We now know exactly what to expect from the Harley-Davidson lineup next year. The bike maker plans to roll out two new models: a 10th Anniversary Edition V-Rod and a new Dyna Switchback. The V-Rod will wear special silver paint designed to pay homage to the aluminum bodywork of the original ...

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    Two Wheels: Harley Davidson and Marvel giving away custom Captain America Sportsters [w/video]
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    We'd be lying if we said we weren't excited about Captain America: The First Avenger. The crew at Marvel knows how to put together a good superhero movie (with a few notable exceptions, of course), and if the trailer is any indication, the new flick won't disappoint. Of course, with a great ...

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    Review: 2011 Ford F-150 Harley-Davidson [w/video]
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    Wooing With Big Power, Questionable Bling It was fun to own a truck for a while, but fuel prices and a global recession eventually caught up to the recreational truck owner. Sales of the Ford F-Series came in at 413,000 units in 2009, while 2010 improved to 528,000. Combined that adds up to ...

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    Parker Brothers Choppers builds World's Largest Bigwheel
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    At the age of five, this writer received the gift of gifts: a police-issue Bigwheel with a megaphone and a working siren. After a week or two of patrolling the sidewalk for a week like I owned the block, my best friend busted out of the garage with the one thing that could trump my three-wheeled ...

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    Harley-Davidson adds Sportster 1200 Custom, introduces H-D1 Factory Customization
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    Harley-Davidson Sportster 1200 Custom – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Harley-Davidson has a knack for creating new models based on existing platforms by swapping out a matching set of components available from its own Parts and Accessories catalog. The tactic has worked well for ...

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