Ultimate Harley Davidson
Hardcover – July 15, 2013
Provides a visual history of the Harley-Davidson motorcycle, with complete listings, descriptions, and photographs of each model, from the earliest innovations to the latest sports bikes.
Updated for a new generation of bike lovers, this visually stunning and comprehensive history of Harley-Davidson charts the company and its bikes decade by decade.
From the moment the first model rolled out of a backyard shed in Milwaukee, through Harley's postwar golden age, to the sought-after bikes that distinguish the company today, Ultimate Harley-Davidsonpresents seventy of the most beautiful and coveted Harleys of all time.
Whether it's the 1911 V-Twin or the 1999 X1 Lightning, the seventy Harley-Davidson bikes examined are presented in minute detail, with close-ups of the engines and in-depth technical specifications.
"Full of facts, specs and other info on a century of bikes, it's a gear head's Garden of Eden, and the turn of each page leaves behind fumes of nostalgia, history, horsepower, the freedom of the open road and American-made pride." – Smithville Herald
About the Author
Hugo Wilson is the author of the bestselling Ultimate Motorcycle Book, Encyclopedia of the Motorcycle, Hot Bikes, and the Classic Motorcycle series, all published by DK. He is also the editor of Bike, the UK’s leading motorcycle magazine, which he describes as “probably the best job in the world.” Since he began riding motorcycles at the age of 11, he has owned, ridden, repaired, and fallen off a vast number of machines.