Milan is the best place to launch a new global motorcycle. More than half of our dealer body is outside the United States, and the Street is designed for international, as well as American, customers—folks who are looking to get into the Harley-Davidson lifestyle. We were very global early in [...]
On The Record: Larry Little Vice President and General Manager of Marketplace Events Motorcycle Group talks about the inaugural AIMExpo.
In the early ’90s, not long after I became publisher of Cycle World, I went to EICMA. I attended the trade and press days and saw how the show worked. A lot of new bikes were launched there. It was almost frightening when the show opened to consumers because so [...]
We’ve had dialogue with Dorna and talked through issues they had. One of their biggest concerns is the track and what we’re going to do with it in the future. If we are going to continue to invest in MotoGP, we want to make sure there will be an opportunity [...]
My first year in MotoGP, I was adamant that I could ride the Yamaha like a Superbike. If I were on a Honda, maybe. But with the Yamaha, you really have to change your riding style. These are difficult things to get your head around. I came back the next [...]