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Indian Indians

December 20, 2013

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On January 22 of the new year, Polaris Industries will begin selling its Indian brand motorcycles in India. Polaris began selling Victory motorcycles in India last month. India is the world’s second largest motorcycle market. Polaris will sell all three Indian models currently in production – the Chieftain, Chief Vintage and Chief Classic. Harley-Davidson and […]

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Hooray For Harley

October 22, 2013

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Harley-Davidson appears to have turned the corner financially. The company seemed doomed to bankruptcy in 2008. See “Harley Is Doomed” from January 2010. The motor company’s profits for the quarter ending with September rose 21 percent. Sales in the United States increased by 20 percent over July through September last year. Harley made a profit this […]

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Harley and Victory Downsize

January 23, 2009

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Harley-Davidson Incorporated, the leading American motorcycle manufacturer, and Polaris Industries Incorporated, the company behind Victory Motorcycles and Harley’s best capitalized competitor in the heavyweight motorcycle market, both announced significant layoffs Friday. In a cautiously worded statement, Harley said it will eliminate 1,100 jobs. The motor company also announced it will close two engine plants near […]

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