1914 – Harley- Davidson Motor Company formally enters motorcycle racing this year. The first Racing Engineer is William S. Harley. Within a few short years, team Harley-Davidson is referred to informally as the “Wrecking Crew” because of their incredible dominance of the sport. Harley Davidson’s have a rich history in early motorcycle racing that is interesting and exciting. The times have changed greatly from wooden boards and dirt to asphalt. The history consists of feuds and competition with other manufacturers whom have come and gone… and come again. Each one trying to out do the other with showmanship, quality and speed.
Attached are a few articles that will capture your interest.
“Harley-Davidson Timeline: 1910s.” Harley-Davidson Museum. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 July 2017.