Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Rare HD





In 1941, the Milwaukee factory built three prototype OHV 45cu in motorcycles--anticipating the Sportster by 26 years. Though all were ordered destroyed after Pearl Harbor, one example was rescued by a conscientious factory engineer.

2 comments:

Shannon T Baker said...

Wouldn't that be 16 years? I'm just sayin...

scotthn said...

i was at that show....that thing was pretty sweet!