16 Fun Facts About the Harley-Davidson Motorcycle

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Harley Davidson is the most iconic American motorcycle brand. These unique bikes have captured the hearts and imaginations of riders for decades. So, here are some fun facts about the ‘Harleys’ for those who have been riding them for years and those who would love to someday.

Harley-Davidson was founded by four men

16 Fun Facts About the Harley-Davidson Motorcycle
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Harley-Davidson made significant contributions to the World War

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The Fabled V-Twin Engine

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The Motorcycle Known as the Liberators in World War II

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The First Racing Superbike

16 Fun Facts About the Harley-Davidson Motorcycle
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The first company to average over 100 miles per hour

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The Tomato Can Carburetor

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The Harley-Davidson Bell

16 Fun Facts About the Harley-Davidson Motorcycle
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The company was once all in on Japan

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The Harley Owners Group

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The Iconic Teardrop Gas Tank

16 Fun Facts About the Harley-Davidson Motorcycle
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Green Color Superstition

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The Oldest Harley Club Isn’t In the U.S.

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It started with 35 workers

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Harley’s Hollywood Fame

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There are Nine Harley Davidson V-Twin Engine Designs

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