Harley Davidson Facts

A True American Motorcycle Legend

Harley Davidson motorcycles have become am unshakeable icon in American culture. With their humble beginnings in 1903, their climb to the top of the motorcycle industry is a shining example of the American Dream. This may be the reason this American favorite has amassed such a fiercely loyal following around the world.

William S. Harley and Arthur Davidson began their journey in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1903 with not much more than a blueprint for a bicycle. The first Harley product had pedals, a tomato can for a carburetor and a 116 cc engine on a bicycle frame. The two men would look back on the “power cycle” attempt as a learning experiment. Their much improved second generation attempt would be the first “real” Harley Davidson motorcycles on the market. Continue reading “Harley Davidson Facts”