By Wade Thiel
HD has Some Killer Models for 2020
Harley-Davidson is going through a rough patch right now, but the company has its sights set on a new electrified future and some interesting new bikes. However, the Pan America and the Bronx won’t hit in 2020, so the big news this year is the Harley LiveWire, which is a controversial bike and not the smash hit that Harley likely wanted it to be.
Godspeed to Harley on its mission to reach new customers and younger demographic overall. However, we see 2020 being a tough year for the company despite the fact that they have a lot of cool bikes, they just have far too many similar bikes to be very enticing in 2020.
2020 Harley-Davidson LiveWire
The Harley-Davidson LiveWire is the company’s first try at an electric motorcycle. It comes with a high price tag and only reasonably commendable performance and range specifications. With that said, it is some out of the box thinking from a company that isn’t known for doing that.
The LiveWire is all-new for the 2020 model year, and it will be interesting to see how it is received by customers across the country. The bike features a permanent magnet electric motor that provides instant torque and can launch the bike from 0-60 mph in three seconds. The battery is good for a city range of 146 miles and a highway range of 95 miles.
2020 Harley-Davidson Street Rod
The 2020 Harley-Davidson Street Rod takes the Revolution X engine from the Street 750 and repurposes it in a bike with drag bars and bar end mirrors. Basically, it’s the Street 750 that’s actually worthy of the Harley name and looks the part.
The motorcycle features a V-twin 753cc engine and adds it to a bike with a 40-degree …read more