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Last year, the Harley-Davidson Sportster turned 60. It’s an extraordinary milestone, with only the Royal Enfield Bullet having a longer unbroken model run. Surprisingly, Harley didn’t make much noise about the Sportster’s 60th birthday. But the Spanish builder Efraón Triana decided to celebrate it in a most unusual fashion. With the blessing and support of Harley-Davidson España, he’s taken a 2016 model Sportster and reconfigured it to resemble a late 50s Ironhead (below). Not an easy task…

Megan Eberhardt
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Today’s bike comes from Buzz Kanter, the Editor-in-Chief of American Iron Magazine. Over to you, Buzz. I bought this bike in full street trim a few months before the Motorcycle Cannonball, but left it parked in secure storage. (I had to focus all my spare time on prepping my 1915 Harley for the cross country ride.) I purchased it from a bar owner who'd shut down his bar and was selling the classic motorcycles he had on display. He'd bought this Harley model J racer a decade or so earlier…

Lanny Ropers
This 1941 Harley-Davidson FL runs and drives perfectly. Would you restore it, or would you ride it proudly as an original survivor? #HarleyDavidson Harley Davidson Motorcycles, Harley Davidson, Harley Davidson Sportster, Vintage Harley Davidson Motorcycles, Harley Davidson Cvo, Harley Davidson Knucklehead, Harley Davidson Bikes, Old Harley Davidson, Vintage Harley Davidson

Few classic vehicles have developed the kind of cult following that we see with Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Pre-war examples create strong interest when they appear on the market, especially if they are original and unmolested. This 1941 Harley FL demonstrates this enthusiast's passion perfectly because the bidding has soared to $40,600 off the back of some...

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