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The 1909 Harley-Davidson V-twin was Harley's first production V-twin. It was withdrawn from the market for a year and when it returned for 1911 it had mechanical intake valves and a belt-tensioning device. Learn about this classic Harley-Davidson.

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The 1967 Harley-Davidson XLH Sportster was Harley's luxury model for the Sportster line. Harley-Davidson ads in 1967 boasted of the Sportster's record-setting runs at Bonneville. Check out this super-fast stock motorcycle from Harley-Davidson.

1978 Harley-Davidson FLHS Electra-Glide

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