Tag Archives: Indian Motorcycles

Indian’s New Bobber Beats Harley’s Ducati Dreams

Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) may still be toying with the idea of buying Italian sports bike maker Ducati, but Polaris Industries (NYSE:PII) is showing a better way to grab the attention of young motorcycle riders. Its new Scout Bobber is an aggressively designed urban bike that continues the move away from many of the classic Indian Motorcycle styling points, one that should allow it to continue taking market share …

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Indian Motorcycles introduces a 2018 Scout Bobber

Indian Motorcycles has introduced a 2018 Scout Bobber with blacked-out styling that’s been popular on other bikes the past few years. The new bike, available in September, will come in five colors. But the emphasis is on the dark side, including blacked-out wheels and exhaust pipes. Chopped fenders are part of the minimalistic styling. Tracker handlebars and foot pegs moved closer …

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100-Year-Old Biker Still Alive and Kickin’ It On His Harley

You don’t stop riding when you get old, you get old when you stop riding. Charlie Zawalich is a 100-year-old biker who’s still revving his Harley-Davidson engine daily. Check out the video interview with him below to hear his inspiring story of his passion for motorcycles. Charlie started riding at age of 15 years old. He traded his 1928 Chevy Roadster …

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A BORN-AGAIN INDIAN MOTORCYCLES IS HERE TO DETHRONE HARLEY-DAVIDSON

It’s an all-American battle. Legend tells of a time when there existed a big American motorcycle company other than Harley-Davidson. It holds that there was an even older bike maker, one founded at the turn of the century in Springfield, Massachusetts, in what was then the nation’s industrial heartland. Springfield was also the home of Duryea Motor Wagon Co., the …

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Polaris Is Shutting Down Victory Motorcycles

Polaris Industries Inc. announced today that it will begin shutting down the Victory Motorcycles brand. After struggling to be successful while faced with the pressures of a challenging motorcycle market, Victory has admitted defeat. During the process of winding down Victory, Polaris will provide assistance to dealers to sell through existing inventories. Polaris will additionally continue to supply parts to …

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