Harley-Davidson reported a 20.3% increase in motorcycle sales over the first quarter of 2012, including a 25.5% increase in the United States. According to Harley-Davidson‘s first quarter report, The Motor Company sold 59,677 motorcycles, worldwide, up from the 49,595 motorcycles reported in the same quarter of 2011. U.S. sales accounted for 39,762 units, up from […]
California Dealer to Produce Limited Edition Sons of Anarchy Harley-Davidson
Bartels’ Harley-Davidson, a dealership in Marina Del Rey, Calif., has signed a licensing deal to produce a run of limited edition Harley-Davidson motorcycles inspired by the FX drama “Sons of Anarchy“.
According to a report by The Hollywood Reporter, Bartels will produce 100 units, each priced at about $25,000. The Sons of Anarchy Harley-Davidson models will go on sale in August when they are revealed at the Sturgis rally in South Dakota.
Now entering its fifth season, “Sons of Anarchy” is the highest rated show in FX’s history, averaging 5.5 million viewers per episode, surpassing shows such as “The Shield”, “Nip/Tuck” and “Rescue Me”. The show centers around Jackson “Jax” Teller, a member of the Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club, and the fictional town of Charming, Calif.
[Source: The Hollywood Reporter]