Harley-Davidson Roadster XL1200CX Sportster legends

Harley-Davidson adds Roadster model

Harley-Davidson has added a 29th model to its range in Australia with the new race-inspired dark custom Roadster XL1200CX Sportster. Even though it is a minimalist design, it’s priced at $19,495 ride away ($20,250 in New Zealand) which is the same price as the top-of-the-line Super Low touring Sportster. It is expected to arrive in mid-June. Features …

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Steve McQueen’s 1963 Triumph Bonnveille “Desert Sled”

Steve McQueen sells, Evel Knievel doesn’t

The star power of Hollywood legend and motorbike racer Steve McQueen has again been proved with a Triumph Bonneville called the “Desert Sled” selling at auction for $US103,000. In 2009, the Desert Sled sold at Bonhams & Butterfields’ first motorcycle and memorabilia auction for $84,240, yielding a good return for seller Larry Bowman, a prominent California collector. The “Desert …

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Evel Knievel Harley-Davidson XL 1000 Sportster

Famous Evel Knievel bike at auction

One of the most iconic motorbikes of modern pop culture would have to be the 1970s Harley-Davidson XL 1000 Evel Knievel used in numerous stunts. Now, the 1976 Harley-Davidson XL 1000 made especially for the Hollywood movie, Viva Knievel, will be auctioned at the Bonhams Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction on January 7 alongside another famous …

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Adam Wright on the Sydney leg of the global Harley-Davidson 2016 model launch on Periscope

Harley-Davidson reveals 2016 line-up

Harley-Davidson has shoehorned the 110 Screaming Eagle engine into the 2016 Fat Boy and Softail Slim, and upgraded the suspension and some other features on the Sportsters for the 2016 line-up. SEE THE FULL LINE-UP The company made the announcement just now on a new social media app, called Periscope, so we don’t have any photos …

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Harleys do fly

High-flying Harley hits the skies

Who says Hogs don’t fly! Steve Mayer, owner of a Utah paragliding store, has strapped on some outrigger wheels to a Harley Sportster and fitted a paragliding chute, then driven off into the skies to prove Harleys give you wings. The stunt took place at Mt Timpanogos in Utah near Salt lake City with the …

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