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Old 01-23-2009, 08:53 AM   #1
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Harley Davidson to cut back as well

In line with yesterday's discussion on Airstream cutting back models, Harley Davidson is also cleaning house:

BBC NEWS | Business | Harley-Davidson cuts production
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Been in two dealers recently and the showrooms were FULL of new bikes. One dealer had an adjacent warehouse full of delivery-ready bikes.

Truth be known, HD makes more of their money on their bike accessories, clothing and knicknacks than it does off the bikes.
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In line with yesterday's discussion on Airstream cutting back models, Harley Davidson is also cleaning house:

BBC NEWS | Business | Harley-Davidson cuts production
We have two main motorcycle dealers in the town where I live (metric bikes, not Harley)

They have both been here as long as I have lived here - 29 years - but one has just closed due to bankruptcy within the last month. Sad.

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