how does harley davidson get away with 13k for a bike

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  1. Banana

    Banana Guest

    that isnt all that great. and a new / one year old sport bike costs half the money and its better?
     
  2. Ricey McRicerton

    Ricey McRicerton New Member

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    Image. Same reason Apple can sell a 4gb nano for what it can.
     
  3. CString

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    b/c it says harley davidson on the side and people don't know they can get a nicer japanese cruiser for less money instead of wasting an extra $5k on a logo.
     
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    Because it says "Harley-Davidson" on the side of the gas tank. :hs:
     
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    13k for a brand new harley is cheap
     
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  7. Hades

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    :rolleyes:

    More Harley haters.
     
  8. Banana

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    I want their new DYNA bike the "sport bob" model
     
  9. RDB

    RDB Blinded By Subpar Modulators

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    you can get sporsters much cheaper then 13K

    i think the base 883 with no frills is still 5000-6000
     
  10. CString

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    custom road star/road warrior >>>>> HD
     
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    You're buying more than a bike. You're buying into history and image. Some people are willing to pay a premium for that.
     
  12. bobomb

    bobomb no torque, no care OT Supporter

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  13. CString

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    fixed.
     
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    chicks bike. :noes:
     
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    Don't get me wrong, I love their bikes. I just personally think they are overpriced. :dunno:
     
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    Because of their warrenty.
    It has to be fixed so many times you end up paying twice as much.
     
  17. bobomb

    bobomb no torque, no care OT Supporter

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    Besides, arnold kept it real.

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  18. Hades

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    It's not 50% plastic and It'll be worth almost what you paid for it when you go to sell it. It will even out.
     
  19. Redsky

    Redsky Beat the one you love.

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    You're buying into useless nostalgia?

    Fantastic. :eek3:
     
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  21. tobagator

    tobagator But see drugs and plastic thugs, ain't gon change

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    I'd like to see them try to price their buell's like that
     
  22. Banana

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    is this the truth? anyone care to back this statement up or say its BS?
     
  23. Banana

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    13k
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    :dunno: seems a bit much
     
  24. lostsoul

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    My HD hasn't had any real problems in the four years I've had it. Jap bike lovers make that shit up because their balls feel tiny.

    And I guarantee I'll be able to sell my bike used for a great deal of what I paid for it while most bikes don't hold their value for shit.
     
  25. sams0n

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    I wanna get a harley but I cant afford one so I just floss Jap cruisers. Trust me a nigga on a cruiser can pull way more hoes than on a sport bike
     

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