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Harley-Davidson FLP 1200 Electra Glide Police
Harley-Davidson FLP 1200 Electra Glide Police

The Harley Davidson Company was started a little over 100 ago. In 1903 two friends the company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The was formed from both of names.

They took the “H” William S. Harley and the “D” from Davidson.

William and Arthur work on the prototype of thier They eventually added the of Arthur’s brothers: Walter (a mechanic) and William (an experienced All four men formed the HD Company, was later incorporated.

In 1903 Davidson made 3 motorcycles, but one was bought and paid for before These first HD motorcycles for $200.00. The motorcycles were and people who rode them called the Silent Gray

By the final months of 1905 HD to add on to their product line by motorcycle motors, marine reversible propellers and float carburetors.

The popularity of the Harley motorcycle grew through out the decade. By the year 1914 The were used by 9 departments of the federal government. The U.S.

service itself used than 4,800 Harley motorcycles for rural mail

The U.S. military began to use Davidson motorcycles when care of border skirmishes Pancho Villa in 1916. motorcycles, however, were with machine guns. HD were also used in War I. It was about this time the Harley Davidson Company realized the need to set up a service for the motorcycles.

In the 1920’s WWI ended. racing had started to become popular. Harley made an impression in these times.

In the Harley Davidson, along the rest of the country, suffered the Great Depression

By the 1940’s we were engaging in War II. Harley Davidson was contracted to military motorcycles once

In the 1950’s there were new and aggressive marketing strategies to help the company expand. The War was also raging, but by this the military Jeep had taken the of the military motorcycle. The Harley Company could now focus its on the civilian market.

The 1960’s about changes for Harley The company had begun to expand producing 3-wheeled golf They actually had a third of the golf cart market by the end of that decade.

The company expanded even into sizable line of accessories.

In the 1970’s Harley had made advancements in the racing division of the company and enjoyed success in the racing arena. In years of the 1970’s Harley introduced its own brand of snowmobile.

In the Harley Davidson returned to ownership. The company renewed its in building better machines. even went on to win a contact the California Highway Patrol 1984, 1985, 1987, and 1989.

The most customized motorcycle was introduced by Harley in the 1990’s. Harley made the Fat Boy. This bike was of the past but was still current the standards of the day.

Harley Davidson still strong today. Their line of bikes includes the the Dyna, the Softail, the VRSC and a line. Each line of has several different models to from.

The price of the Harley line can run anywhere from and $25,000.

The Harley Davidson was at one thought of as a gang motorcycle. when you see bikers on the road are most likely doctors and People from all walks of still look to Harley for the class and quality they in a motorcycle.

Harley-Davidson FLP 1200 Electra Glide Police

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