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What does Harley-Davidson mean?
Harley-Davidson, often abbreviated H-D or Harley, is an American motorcycle manufacturer. Harley-Davidson motorcycles (popularly known as “Harleys”) have a distinctive design and exhaust note. In 1903, William Harley and Arthur and Walter Davidson pooled their resources to produce the first practical Harley-Davidson motorcycle. With part-time assistance from William A. Davidson, who fully joined the venture a few years later.