Harley is making fun of us with this from the end 2021 model release presentation And now the dream is a reality – the limited edition Electra Glide Revival model will be the first in Harley’s new “Icon Collection”. Motor Co. also states that over the next few years, it will create one or two icons each year based on a historic model. The first celebrates the 1969 Electra Glide, which is the first to be worn by today’s pigs. Symbolic Bat wing fairing. The Electra Glide Revival model will be limited to a one-time build of 1,500 serialized examples that will reach dealers in late April, with a suggested retail price of $ 29,199.
Expensive, yes, but the iconic look covers the modern interior, including the Milwaukee 8 114-inch V-twin, boom! Box GTS infotainment system. Color touch screen, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay software compatibility, Harley’s RDRS (Reflex Defensive Rider Systems) safety-enhanced entire bag. It’s a shame about the entire Robert Blake murder.What a cool Electra Glide in Blue There may have been. Then again, it can still happen. The whole bad boy …
Harley Davidson Press Release:
New Harley-Davidson Icon Collection Celebrate American Motorcycle Design
Milwaukee (April 26, 2021) – Harley-Davidson today announced a new collection of icons. This year offers a very limited edition motorcycle model designed to enhance the traditional form and celebrate Americana by revisiting the classic Harley-Davidson design theme or exploring ideas. Next program. It represents the future of motorcycle style.
The Icons Collection presents one or two models each year, with one production for each motorcycle model. Production of that model will never be resumed or repeated. Each IconsCollection motorcycle is serialized and the purchaser receives a genuine certificate.
Harley-Davidson Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Jochenzeitz said: “With that in mind, we are proud to introduce you to our new limited edition icon collection. This is an extraordinary series of production motorcycles with a view to our renowned past and bright future. It’s an adaptation. “
The beginning of a new collection
The Harley-Davidson Icon Collection debuts with the introduction of the Electra Glide Revival model, a retro classic bike for nostalgic bikers who want to ride a unique and timeless style of bike. Global production of the Electra Glide Revival model is limited to a one-time build of 1,500 serialized examples that will reach an authorized Harley-Davidson dealer in late April, with a suggested retail price of $ 29,199.
The appearance of the Electra Glide Revival model is inspired by the 1969 Electra Glide. This is the first Harley-Davidson motorcycle with an accessory “Bat Wing” fairing. The fairing has become a symbolic and often imitated Harley-Davidson styling cue, the shape of which is the immediate on-the-road identifier for many Harley-Davidson models and is the basis for the fairings found on current models. Design. In 1969, the accessory fairing and saddle bag were offered exclusively in white molded fiberglass, and the Electra Glide Revival recreated its appearance with a birch white paint finish. Time-inspired tank medallions and front fender electrified ride scripts complete the look. The Electra Glide Revival is offered in a single color scheme inspired by the original 1969 colorway. Two-tone fuel tank in hi-fi blue and black denim divided by birch white stripes, hi-fi blue paint on fenders, and side panels.
“We live in a very dynamic era, and each of us is undergoing constant change,” said Brad Richards, Harley-Davidson’s Vice President of Styling and Design. “The Electra Glide Revival model is an oasis of this day-to-day turmoil and a way to reconnect with the basic Harley-Davidson DNA that created the Grand American Touring.”
The design highlights of the Electra Glide Revival model include a solo saddle with adjustable coil springs and a black and white cover and chrome rails mounted over the shock absorbers. This is also functional in favor of the Harley-Davidson FL model of the 1960s. Ability to add rider comfort. Chrome steel lace wheels and wide whitewall tires add a nostalgic look, as well as front fender rails and saddlebag rails, front fender skirts, ventilator air cleaner covers, fork covers and bright chrome auxiliary lights. The coolness of the old school never looked so good.
Milwaukee Eight 114
The Electra Glide Revival model is powered by the Milwaukee Eight 114 V-twin engine for inspiring performance and the classic Harley-Davidson look sound feel.
- Displacement: 114 cu in (1,868 cc)
- Torque: 118ft. lb. @ 3250 RPM
- 4 valve cylinder heads (2 exhaust valves and 2 intake valves per head, 8 in total). The increase in airflow through the engine contributes to power output.
- Dual spark plugs for more complete combustion of air / fuel charge and maximum power and efficiency.
- The 6-speed cruise drive transmission reduces engine RPM at highway speeds, improving fuel economy and rider comfort.
Features of the Harley-Davidson Touring Model
The Electra Glide Revival offers a classic style, but its design and technology are completely modern. The foundation of the Electra Glide Revival model is a single spar Harley-Davidson Touring Frame with a rigid backbone design to support the weight of your luggage and support your current engine power. The entire chassis is designed for long distances. One knob hydraulically adjusts the preload of the emulsion technology rear shock absorbers for optimal ride quality and control. Featuring dual bending valve suspension technology, the 49mm fork provides linear damping characteristics for a smooth ride.
The classic bat wing fairing features a tall clear windshield and split stream vents to help reduce the buffet on the rider’s head. Electronic cruise control maintains a comfortable and stable speed even on long rides, halogen headlamps and incandescent auxiliary lamps provide excellent lighting and maintain the nostalgic styling of the revival model.
boom! The Box GTS infotainment system with color touch screen powers two fairing-mounted speakers, in addition to advanced navigation and hand and voice commands (when paired with a compatible headset). Compatible with Android Auto applications and Apple CarPlay software.
A Harley-Davidson RDRS Safety Enhancement suite is also standard equipment. This is a collection of technologies designed to match motorcycle performance to available traction when accelerating, decelerating and braking.
- Cornering enhanced anti-lock braking system (C-ABS)
- Cornering enhanced electronic link brake (C-ELB)
- Cornering Enhanced Traction Control System (C-TCS)
- Drag Torque Slip Control System (DSCS)
- Hill Hold Control (HHC)
For more information on the Harley-Davidson Icon Collection and the Electra Glide Revival model, please visit: www.hd.com/icons..
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