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2011-07-26 12:55:00

MILWAUKEE, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Harley-Davidson® and Marvel Studios announced they will auction a 2011 Harley-Davidson V-Rod® Muscle VRSCF that was signed by the stars of Captain America: The First Avenger, to support Disabled American Veterans (DAV). Some of the stars who autographed the motorcycle during the film's world premiere in Los Angeles include Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Neal McDonough, director Joe Johnston, as well as...

2011-07-19 06:00:00

MILWAUKEE, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) generated broad performance improvements in the second quarter of 2011, with strong earnings growth, increased shipments and growth in its dealers' new motorcycle sales both in the U.S. and globally. Income from continuing operations in the second-quarter 2011 rose 36.8 percent to $190.6 million, or $0.81 per share, compared to income of $139.3 million, or $0.59 per share from continuing operations in the...

2011-07-07 13:03:00

MILWAUKEE, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 22, two icons of freedom will roll onto the silver screen when Marvel Studios releases Captain America: The First Avenger, who defends freedom and justice for all on a Harley-Davidson® WLA motorcycle. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110707/CG31672) During World War II, Harley-Davidson produced and dispatched approximately 90,000 WLA motorcycles overseas to support the war effort. The motorcycle was...

2011-07-01 08:40:00

MILWAUKEE, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Learning to ride a motorcycle can be a life changing experience for women - the power, the freedom and the empowerment of riding your own Harley-Davidson motorcycle converge to create a feeling that's unlike anything else - and it's an experience that gets even better when you have a friend to share it with. In an effort to continue their industry leading commitment to help more women live out their motorcycle dreams, Harley-Davidson Motor Company...

2011-06-06 16:17:00

MILWAUKEE, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG) today announced a $100,000 donation from The Harley-Davidson Foundation to the American Red Cross to support relief efforts following the flooding and tornadoes that occurred in the U.S., including Missouri, Alabama and Oklahoma. The Foundation has earmarked $50,000 of the donation to support efforts in Joplin, Missouri. The remaining $50,000 will support the Red Cross' General Disaster Relief Fund. "Our hearts go...

2011-05-25 16:50:00

MILWAUKEE, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Two American icons, outlaw country music and Harley-Davidson Motor Company, launch the summer concert season this Memorial Day weekend with Willie Nelson's Country Throwdown tour. This second annual outdoor music tour mixes some of the hottest young artists in country music with the rogue roots of Harley-Davidson and America. "Harley-Davidson and Country Throwdown represent the true essence of the American spirit, one that is deeply rooted in...

Word of the Day
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.