For the past 100 years or so, Harley-Davidson has dominated the motorcycle industry as the most iconic motorcycle brand in the United States. In the early 1900s, William Harley created the first engine blueprint for a bicycle, and within 20 year, Harley-Davidson grew to become the largest motorcycle manufacturer in the world. This fantastic infographic highlights all the significant milestones for the highly recognized company, from its initiation, through its early years and development, to the present day, where Harley-Davidson is a household name for biker communities across the globe.
The infographic cleverly uses the well-known Harley-Davidson colors of orange and black to illustrate the company’s history. The timeline provides surprising information about Harley-Davidson’s past, such as facts about its service during WWII to the creation of the various models the company sells that have become popular amongst motorcyclists. Check the infographic out to learn more about the prolific company and how it’s grown over the years.
[Via: Daily Infographic]