Artist Jack Armstrong unveils his "Cosmic Starship" Harley Davidson on October 21, 2010 in Marina Del Rey, California. Priced at USD one million, this is the world's first and only million dollar Harley. Armstrong was a protege of Andy Warhol and his paintings retail for 300K to 2M USD. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS most expensive

World’s most expensive bike for sale

The world’s most expensive motorcycle, the “Cosmic Starship” Harley-DavidsonV-Rod, has returned to the marketplace at $US10 million ($A13m). The bike was painted in 2009 by famous American painter Jack Armstrong with acrylic paint and 37 coats of clear coat. It was unveiled at Bartels’ Harley-Davidson dealership in Marina Del Rey, Los Angeles, in 2010 and …

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2016 Harley-Davidson V-Rod Muscle air-cooled

Street to take over from V-Rod?

This is the last year for the Harley-Davidson V-Rod models, dealers were told at the recent international conference in Boston. Now the rumour mill is starting to churn about what will replace the water-cooled muscle machine and we believe it could be the water-cooled Street family. Harley has successfully returned to the AMA Pro Flat …

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Willie G. Davidson

Willie G. Davidson exhibition opens

The Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee is paying tribute to styling guru Willie G. Davidson with their latest exhibition. Willie G. is the grandson of company co-founder Willian A. Davidson. He made his name as the designer of many important custom models such as the Super Glide, Low Rider and many of the company logos, apparel …

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Endeavour Trike

Reverse trike conversion preview

After five years of development, Minnesota handyman and inventor Norm Kokes is ready to go into production with his reverse trike conversion kit. A reverse trike has two wheels at the front, like a Can-Am Spyder roadster, instead than then traditional two at the back. Norm’s Endeavor Trike kit will reportedly work on just about …

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Scorpion Trikes V-Rod conversion

Harley V-Rod becomes reverse trike

A conversion kit that turns a Harley-Davidson V-Rod into a “reverse trike” with two wheels in the front like a Can-Am Spyder roadster is coming to market next year. The Scorpion Trikes V-Rod kit will cost about $5000 when it becomes available early next year and owners will also have to buy some extra parts …

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Beond V-Rod

Radical Harley V-Rod is a movie star

  If you think this bike looks like a Transformer, you’re right. But you may have seen it instead on the silver screen in Fast and Furious 4. SEE ALL THE PHOTOS HERE Owner Steve Leach of Brisbane says the bike, which he calls Beond, was considered for the second Transformers movie and artist drawings …

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Harley Fat Bob

Harley-Davidson 2014 model line-up

There may have been a revolution in the Harley-Davidson Touring line-up, but the rest of the 2014 fleet has only had a minor evolution. At the top of the line-up is the CVO range which includes a Twin-Cooled Ultra Limited, a Road King, a Softail and a limited-edition Softail Deluxe with detachable windscreen, GPS, Daymaker …

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Ducati Diavel review

There is nothing cruisy about the Ducati Diavel. Despite some thinking that this would be the Italian bike manufacturer’s first foray into cruiser motorcycles, the result is more of a naked muscle bike than a cruiser. It’s closer to a Suzuki B KIng or Yamaha V-Max than even a Harley-Davidson V-Rod, although these are among …

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