The Brain Bucket

A Short History of Harley Davidson Motorcycles

May 27, 2018 6:00:00 PM / by RumbleOn Road Captain

A Harley-Davidson History Lesson

When it comes to the history of Harley-Davidson motorcycles, the brand began humbly more than 115 years ago, and I bet they had no idea they created such a cultural icon. 

It's always good to recognize your roots and to learn where you came from, so to honor the brand which has been such a huge part of our lives for so long, I'd like to share their story. Let's take a look at the interesting history behind Harley motorcycles, and exactly how great engineering, dedication, and hard work led Harley-Davidson to become the legend that it is today.

History of Harley Davidson 

Trade in or sell a motorcycle the easy way, get your free cash offer.

Need fast cash? Want to trade for a new ride? Trade in or sell a motorcycle for cash to a ready buyer!

Get My Cash Offer

The history of Harley Davidson motorcycles.


Download the free RumbleOn App!

We’ve developed all-new technology to change the way that buy, sell, trade, and apps work for you! Finance, trade, and buy your dream vehicle, or sell motorcycles at the click of a button. Motorcycle selling apps and 'motorcycle for sale' apps have nothing on this. Meet the RumbleOn free motorcycle app: the king of buy, sell, and trade apps, and your ticket to curated content from one of the best motorcycle blog sites: the Brain Bucket. Put the power in your pocket!

Get Android App on Google play. Download on the App Store

RumbleOn Road Captain

Written by RumbleOn Road Captain

Your fearless leader in all things to do with motorcycle education. I cover tips and advice for motorcycle riders, motorcycle product reviews, and pretty much anything I think is useful to my fellow bikers.