On December 21st, 2018, the original owners of Las Vegas Harley-Davidson helped the H-D name go down in the history books as they donated the unique Nevada 150 motorcycle to the Nevada State Museum.
Stopping a motorcycle is not as simple as stopping a car. The difference can be attributed to the brake controls. In general, truck and car brakes function as one and are controlled by a single pedal. Most motorcycles, however, are designed with separate controls for front and rear wheels. This design can be dangerous when the riding situation calls for hard braking. If the brakes are engaged for sudden stops, either of the wheels can lock up.
No biker ever plans to have an accident, however, if one occurs, you want to make sure you are as prepared. See that you always have a motorcycle first aid kit with you when you ride, regardless of the length of the trip. Make sure you store all items in a waterproof container or bag to protect it from the elements. Before you set out on your next ride, stock your motorcycle first aid kit with these essential items:
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas recently hosted the Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada’s Lunchboxes & Learning event. The theme for the event was “When I Grow Up.” Beth Fisher, Good Morning Las Vegas’ Emmy award-winning anchor, and other community leaders attended this event to discuss how Junior Achievement helps students dream big for their future.
It's common for young motorcycle enthusiasts to try to begin motorcycle riding as soon as they are old enough to legally ride. If they are learning how to drive a car, they may feel like mastering a motorcycle will be a breeze.
The last couple of months have been a great for our team at Las Vegas Harley-Davidson. Not only was our Vegas Strong run a huge success, but we have also had the pleasure of introducing several new customers to the Las Vegas Harley-Davidson family. We would like to say thank you and congratulations to all of our new owners, including:
When cleaning your Harley, you have to be careful, as using the wrong cleaning products and materials can scratch, dull or even corrode your bike. Thankfully, Harley-Davidson makes it easy to keep your motorcycle shiny and clean with their specially designed Harley cleaning products. The following are a few of the essentials to have on hand:
Take to the urban streets or backcountry roads with any of the new 2019 models in the Sportster lineup, and you will immediately appreciate the power and performance of their legendary heritage. Born from tradition, but intelligent enough to keep an unblinking eye on modern technology, the 2019 Sportster lineup harkens back to a time when riding a classic Harley defined an owner's life. Reclaim that passionate side of being a Harley rider with any of the 2019 Sportster models.