The best about a Harley is the one who rides it!
is proud to sponsor the View
Society, which is supporting
underprivileged children in Thailand. The society is recognized by the government of Germany. Donations are tax deductible.
Dedication that's all you need..
...and some folks out there, they just have it. One of those is Troy Nicholson the owner of Lightning Cycle Works in Texas
working on Harleys for more than 30 years. He
despises the clinical hygiene of those licensed
dealers, and their prices, usually only being called
up in the houses of pleasure. With his friendly
attitude and his knowledge, he will convince you to
leave your bike there for that little extra service
or repair job. You won't be disappointed. He is does
a great job, and for a very affordable price. Check out
his facebook site with some beautiful choppers by
clicking into the photo.
CEO Grube of the Deutsche
Bahn (German Railway) wants to discontinue the
"Autozug", which is famous among German
motorcycle riders, who like to
avoid the hassle to go South on a rainy highway. How come, that the
Autozug is not profitable any
more, even when they are mostly full, and you have to book quite in
Picture of the month:
Clean, lots of chrome, but still minor changes, like the perforated double-disc brake in front, had been added to this beautiful Super Glide from Delmenhorst in Northern Germany. As there is this picture only available, Harleys.de cannot tell you why the owner removed the famous cowbell, as there is an electric horn fitted in front on the frame. The thermometer on the rear rocker box could be
removed and an oil cooler mounted. The bike still features the old style German number plate, also called "Baking tray" Nowadays you can have smaller one, which looks much better. Click into the picture to have a detailed view.
Quote of the month
Life should not be a journey
to the grave with the intention of arriving safely
in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to
skid in broadside, in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly
used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming,
'Wow! What a Ride! ~Hunter S. Thompson
created a nice video, testing a Ducati
clocking more than 250km/h on a public road,
which was not closed for public traffic and
"sports" a speed limit of 90Km/h. Have a look
at their video
and think about the educational value of this
clip for our young riders.
For New Years Eve Harleys.de offers you
some free fireworks. Do not buy
them. Save your money for your first trip in spring.
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Rust never sleeps
Always good for a surprise are these parties arranged by the Malek Team. Here is the tank and engine of an eyecatcher.
Click into the picture for more. The quality of the photos is not perfect due to a low battery in the camera.
.....is the place for the those guys, who
can't leave their bike home and even ride in steady
drizzle. Sure they know what to expect at Rauchs
Café: the best coffee in the town of Bremen,