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Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric bike sets category drag records

The Harley-Davidson LiveWire set new drag strip records for an electric motorcycle earlier this month, running the quarter mile in 11.156 seconds at 110mph – the bike's limited top speed. Pro Stock Motorcycle champion Angelle...

First ride: Harley-Davidson LiveWire 2020 launches in Australia

The new Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric bike is the first model from the great American brand that your neighbours may actually appreciate. The brand new, much-anticipated Harley-Davidson LiveWire has about as much in common with the...

BMW among big players quietly preparing for electric motorcycle future

Electric motorcycle skepticism demands timing and tact from the big bikemakers. The idea of electric motorcycles can be a bit of a touchy subject, particularly in Australia, as passionate riders look to protect the authenticity...

Harley-Davidson to slash global line-up, delay new models

Harley-Davidson boss Jochen Zeitz has updated his turnaround strategy after the company recorded a $US92 million net loss in the second quarter of 2020. Zeitz had already implemented his 'Rewire' campaign in an attempt to...

Harley-Davidson still committed to electric as company reports 45 per cent profit plunge

Harley-Davidson has reported a 45 per cent decline in profits for the first quarter of 2020, as motorcycle sales are hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. The Milwaukee-based company's net income fell from $US128m in...

Harley-Davidson Livewire 2020 lands in Australia

A production-ready Harley-Davidson Livewire is currently on display in Victoria, with the new electric bike expected to go on sale in August. Two Livewire units are now in the country, with the first now sitting...

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