LEARN THE LANGUAGE
A general term for the parts made by a manufacturer
other than Harley-Davidson.
A common reference to H-D® Touring motorcycles that
come stock with touring luxuries (like saddle bags).
Bar & Shield (n.)
The iconic Harley-Davidson logo.
A very classic style of motorcycle dating back to when
military guys came back from the World Wars and
"chopped" a stock motorcycle to fit their individual taste.
This style has regained in popularity in recent years
Refers to the cubic centimeters of an engine.
Your standard Harley cruiser is equipped with a 1,584-cc
Custom motorcycles that originated when World War II
veterans returned from war and "chopped" their bikes by
taking everything off but the essentials.
Custom Vehicle Operations. Factory-built custom
motorcycles produced in limited runs by Harley-Davidson.
A motorcycle that is not a bagger, dresser or sport bike. It
will usually have a lower seat, loud exhaust, nice paint
and plenty of chrome.
A bandana worn under the helmet to avoid "helmet hair."
U.S. Department of Transportation. Your helmet should
meet DOT standards
Electronic Control Module. The computer built into modern
motorcycles to control different performance processes
such as ignition and timing.
Electronic Fuel Injection. Electronic device to automate the
motorcycle's fuel flow, replacing a carburetor and
eliminating the manual choke.
A nickname for the Harley-Davidson Evolution V-Twin
A rider who enjoys repairing and maintaining his/her
A general term for the parts made by a manufacturer other than Harley-Davidson.