The Encyclopedia of the Harley Davidson

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Peter Henshaw,Ian Kerr

Publisher: Chartwell Books

ISBN: 9780785826286

Category: Transportation

Page: 448

View: 1517

This illustrated encyclopedia is packed with interesting facts and follows the history of the famous Harley Davidson company and the development of its famous bikes, which have earned a special place in the hearts of enthusiasts everywhere. The bikes are described in detail, not only in mechanical terms, but also with glorious photographs, and will be of interest to everyone who loves motorbikes: even aficionados of Japanese and European bikes, who have never even ridden a Harley Davidson, will be able to recognize the unique marriage of style and nostalgia and the fact that there are no other bikes quite like them. With chapters that are biographical, like "The Buell Story," and "The Harley-Davidson Story," readers will get the inside story on this epic brand of motorcycle. Other chapters, like "A-Z of Harley-Davidson," "Year on Year," and "Guide to Model Names," enthusiasts will get a fully-functional, comprehensive encyclopedia of everything they ever wanted to know about Harleys.

Encyclopedia of the Harley-Davidson

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Peter Henshaw

Publisher: Chartwell Books

ISBN: 9780785820086

Category: Transportation

Page: 448

View: 745

The most popular brand of motorcycle gets its own treatment. The history, vision and scope of this magnificent bike is given a thorough and vigorous tribute with beautiful full-color photos throughout.

The Encyclopedia of the Harley-Davidson

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Peter Henshaw,Ian Kerr

Publisher: Book Sales

ISBN: 9780785812746

Category: Transportation

Page: 445

View: 9375

Provides a visual history of the Harley-Davidson motorcycle, with complete listings, descriptions, and photographs, from the earliest innovations to the latest sports bikes.

The Complete Harley-Davidson

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Tod Rafferty

Publisher: Crestline

ISBN: 0760303266

Category: Transportation

Page: 159

View: 7469

Arranged chronologically, presents a history of every major motorcycle model produced by the legendary company since 1903

The Encyclopedia of the Harley-Davidson

An Illustrated Guide to an Iconic Motorcycle with 600 Photographs

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Peter Henshaw,Ian Kerr,Garry Stuart

Publisher: Lorenz Books

ISBN: 9780754822844

Category: Harley-Davidson motorcycle

Page: 448

View: 5438

This is a chronological guide to the development of the Harley-Davidson motorcycle, from the first prototype. Explore the guide to model names which includes the year of manufacture and engine type. It features photographs of the Harley-Davidson model, including the classic police bike. This encyclopedia traces the enthralling history of Bill Harley and the Davidson brothers and the development of a motorcycle.

100 Years of Harley-Davidson

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Willie G. Davidson

Publisher: Hachette Digital, Inc.

ISBN: 0821228196

Category: Art

Page: 288

View: 9829

In celebration of a century of making classic motorcycles, the official one-hundredth anniversary volume recounts the history of the company, and presents images of its famous products.

Ultimate Harley Davidson

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Hugo Wilson

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465421173

Category: Transportation

Page: 216

View: 3525

Updated for a new generation of bike lovers, Ultimate Harley Davidson is a visually stunning and comprehensive history of Harley-Davidson that 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-Davidson presents 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.

The Ultimate Motorcycle Encyclopedia

Harley-Davidson, Ducati, Triumph, Honda, Kawasaki and All the Great Marques

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Roland Brown,Mac McDiarmid

Publisher: Southwater

ISBN: 9781843096924

Category: Transportation

Page: 512

View: 5643

History, mechanics, an A-Z directory of marques and special focus on Harley, with 1200 photographs.

The Encyclopedia of the Motorcycle

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Hugo Wilson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780751302066

Category: Motorcycles

Page: 320

View: 7402

The Motorcycle Encyclopaedia is a complete and comprehensive reference work. The book is designed in two major sections. The first is a photo-gallery of over 400 classic motorbikes, alphabetically arranged by manufacturers, with all their significant models covered in detail. The second section lists every maker from the inception of motorcycling to the present day, and includes rare photographs and design blueprints. Each manufacturer is profiled, from ABC to Sundapp through giants of the industry like Honda and extinct but fondly remembered producers like Vincent and Velocette.

How Your Motorcycle Works

Your Guide to the Components & Systems of Modern Motorcycles

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Peter Henshaw

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1845844947

Category: Transportation

Page: 80

View: 9141

A fascinating and complex piece of machinery, the modern motorcycle is easily as complex as the modern car. Clear, jargon-free text, and detailed cutaway illustrations show exactly how the modern bike works. From the basics of the internal combustion engine, to the wide variety of modern transmissions and ancillary systems.

The Ultimate Motorcycle Book

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Hugo Wilson

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9780751300437

Category: Motorcycle racing

Page: 192

View: 8207

A one-of-a-kind compendium of motorcycles for the veteran, mid-level rider, or rank beginner with major dreams. Over 100 classic, celebrity, and experimental bikes are showcased, from those of Lawrence of Arabia to the world's fastest production bike. Over 850 full-color photos.

Standard Catalog of American Motorcycles 1898-1981

The Only Book to Fully Chronicle Every Bike Ever Built

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Jerry Hatfield

Publisher: Krause Publications

ISBN: 9780873499491

Category: Transportation

Page: 448

View: 8227

The resurgence of interest in motorcycles, with more than 1million new sales in 2004, is reminiscent of the revved up days of the 1970s. In this new reference novice, riders, vintage collectors and hobbyists get coverage of every American-made model, pre-war to present day, to roll off the line and onto the pavement. &break;&break;From vintage models like the Flying Merkel and Excelsior motorcycles to the tried and true Indian motorcycles and evolutionary Harley-Davidson, this guide captures the technical details and history of American motorcycles like nothing else. &break;&break;Collectors, historians and motorcycle enthusiasts will find technical specifications including performance figures, horsepower, weight and more for help in identification. A collection of 1,200 crisp detailed photos also assists with identification, and offers inspiration for these enduring vehicles.

Ride Free Forever

The Legend of the Harley-Davidson

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783895082979

Category: Harley-Davidson motorcycle

Page: 361

View: 6516

The Ultimate Harley-Davidson

A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of America's Dream Machine : Landmark Developments, Specifications and Design History

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Mac McDiarmid

Publisher: Southwater Pub

ISBN: 9781844768998

Category: Transportation

Page: 256

View: 2195

A comprehensive encyclopedia of America's dream machine: landmark developments, specifications and design history.

The Encyclopedia of the Motorcycle

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Peter Henshaw

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780785821441

Category: Transportation

Page: 448

View: 9684

Motorcycles, the open road, cruising; all things associated with this powerful locomotive are detailed in this marvelous history of a stunning vehicle. Humanity is capable of many wonderful things, but the art of making motorcycles is arguably not its greatest achievement. Throughout history there have been far more pressing needs than the desire to get from A to B more quickly and more pleasurably than anyone else. And yet, thousands of entrepreneurs have gravitated to the motorcycle industry: scratch any of them, and one will most likely find an enthusiast beneath the skin. Why else would anyone be willing to risk time and money in a business notorious for its glorious failures?

Hot Bikes

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: N.A

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465430881

Category: Transportation

Page: 480

View: 554

Packed with more than a hundred marvelous motorbikes, this revved-up collection will delight the motorcycle enthusiast. Expert author Hugo Wilson has loaded the book with the most exceptional machines ever to rule the roads. Superb, museum-quality photography and a clean and classic DK layout showcases each machine, while the text celebrates the appeal of each and every brilliant bike in the book. Test drive this essential visual history of the motorbike and you'll want to take it home.

Harley-Davidson

The Complete History

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Darwin Holmstrom

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760350000

Category: Transportation

Page: 240

View: 1818

Cruise through this collection of Harley-Davidson's most iconic motorcycles! When most people imagine a motorcycle, chances are they picture a Harley-Davidson. That's because Harley-Davidson machines look the way the primordial biker inside each of us feels a motorcycle should look. In short, Harley-Davidson makes mythic bikes. Harley-Davidson: The Complete History celebrates these iconic motorcycles, presenting them all in one beautifully illustrated book. The most beloved and recognizable motorcycles are included here: the Knucklehead, the Panhead, the Peashooter, the KR, the Sportster, the XR750, the Shovelhead, the Evolution, the Twin Cam, the V-Rod, and all the rest. Pages in the book reveal historic images as well as modern photos from the top motorcycle photographers working today. Additionally, there are chapters from some of the most celebrated motorcycle writers of all time--Peter Egan, Kevin Cameron, Ed Youngblood, Allan Girdler, Steve Anderson, and many more. All of this material combines to tell the story of every major motorcycle that Harley-Davidson has built, from the very first prototype to the Silent Gray Fellow to the latest liquid-cooled CVO Electra Glides and Softails. Harley-Davidson: The Complete History is the ultimate history of the ultimate motorcycle company.

Harley-Davidson

The Complete History

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Author: Patrick Hook

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781856486569

Category: Transportation

Page: 448

View: 3941

A special anniversary... The motorcycle that every easy rider craves... A book so popular it's in reprint even before it's released. This is sure to zoom out of stores! Happy 100th birthday, Harley Davidson! Celebrate a century of the most exciting motorcycles ever made in 448 exciting, thrill-inducing pages of color photographs. With images of every Harley ever produced and sold, and complete specs on each one, this beautiful, oversized volume will rev cycle lovers' motors on high. Beginning with the first model made in 1903 (which zipped along at a grand 25 miles per hour), there's information on the motorcycle's designation, engine, bore & stroke, displacement, torque, Bhp, and top speed. In sparkling images, see 1907's Silent Gray Fellow, with its bicycle-like frame; move on to the post-war Hydra Glide, aimed at a totally new market; the Dyna Glide, born in 1947 and existing in all its shiny glory till 1996; the Evo Sportster, offered in two engine sizes; and right up to today's sleek, fast cycles. There are also brochure covers, countless close-ups of smaller details, and a wealth of other fascinating facts.