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Trevor De Jager: The first EVER South African Harley-Davidson® Instructor!

Trevor De Jager: The first EVER South African Harley-Davidson® Instructor!

Harley-Davidson® Africa has moved forward with big steps to improve their dedication and commitment to our customers in several ways. One very important aspect of this was that of developing a Technical Training Centre for South African Harley-Davidson® Technicians...

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The Rebirth of a Legend in my World - by Vania Monti

The Rebirth of a Legend in my World - by Vania Monti

7 years ago, I bought myself a 2005 Harley-Davidson® Dyna® Super Glide® Sport and rode her home over 2 days. When I bought her, I knew I had a gem, but by the time I got home I knew that I had found a diamond! As one does with Harleys, I changed the front end to suit my riding style, so I widened the triple trees, braced the forks and had a custom drag bar made up for me. Needless to say the change was radical and transformed her from a rough diamond to a polished piece of motorcycle art.

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H-D® Durban’s first ever Ladies-Only Garage Party!

H-D® Durban’s first ever Ladies-Only Garage Party!

Garage Parties are traditionally ladies-only events, with the objective of empowering the women in our community and leaving them feeling equipped to tackle life, make tough decisions and also provides a great networking opportunity and a safe place to make new friends. The team at Harley-Davidson® Durban decided that it was high time we hosted one of these parties!

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The Street® 750 - A motorcycle not to be taken lightly!

The Street® 750 - A motorcycle not to be taken lightly!

In 2015, Harley® released the Street® 750 motorcycle. This is a machine built to let you shred traffic in plenty of Dark Custom™ style. Liquid-cooled engine. Quick handling. A suspension tuned for rough roads. Fire up the blacked out engine, send some sound out the blacked out pipes, and get behind the café racer windscreen and go. Consider the traffic whipped.

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5 Tips from a Female Rider!

5 Tips from a Female Rider!

My name is Ash and I’m the lucky lady that gets to oversee the marketing for Harley-Davidson® Tyger Valley and Harley-Davidson® Durban. Coming into the riding lifestyle straight from a non-riding background really threw me in the deep end! I’ve learned 5 valuable lessons over the past 2 years at Harley® and today I’m sharing them with you.

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Richard's Bay Demo Weekend

Richard's Bay Demo Weekend

​This past weekend (25th and 26th March’17), we participated in Beers & Gears hosted by Cubana Richard’s Bay. We had an absolute blast!

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Making Samkelo's Dream Come True!

Making Samkelo's Dream Come True!

On the morning of 28 February, we had another incredible opportunity from the Reach for a Dream Foundation to assist in making a child's dream come true! Below is the letter from Kholiswa Nonkwelo (Dream Coordinator PMB) about Samkelo and his experience.

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Ride to Jack Rabbits!

Ride to Jack Rabbits!

​On Saturday 25th February, we invited our customers and the general public to ride with us to Jack Rabbits for the Metro FM Awards after-party. We had a fabulous experience!

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The Famous Ride!

The Famous Ride!

On Friday 24th February 2017, our sales consultant, AD, had the privilege of joining “The Famous Ride” – an initiative by Zakes Bantwini. Zakes is a legend in the local music industry and also happens to be one of our customers! Below is Ad’s experience of the day.

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Customer Testimonials

Customer Testimonials

A few testimonials from our valued customers!

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Our Master Technician, Trevor, Takes The Trip Of A Lifetime!

Our Master Technician, Trevor, Takes The Trip Of A Lifetime!

Trevor recently traveled to the Netherlands to further his education and skills as a Harley-Davidson® Master Technician and is now the highest qualified technician in the country! Below is a look into how Trevor’s trip went, through his eyes.

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Battle of the Kings 3: H-D® Durban's Entry!

Battle of the Kings 3: H-D® Durban's Entry!

For this build, we derived inspiration from various styles: café racer, scrambler & bobber! Take a look...

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H-D® Durban's First Annual Tattoo Convention!

H-D® Durban's First Annual Tattoo Convention!

We had an absolute blast hosting our very first Tattoo Convention on 26th November 2016! Thank you so much to every tattoo studio, sponsor and customer that contributed to the success of the day!

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Pink Noise Motorcycle Charity Parade 2016

Pink Noise Motorcycle Charity Parade 2016

Harley-Davidson® Durban hosted the Pink Noise Motorcycle Charity Parade on 29 October 2016. This event was in aid of raising funds and awareness for breast cancer. There was a mass motorcycle parade, hampers of amazing prizes raffled off and 6 x LIVE MMA fights! One lucky customer also won a Street 750 motorcycle! We hope to see YOU at next years charity drive.

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Mandela Day 2016

Mandela Day 2016

This Mandela Day, we had loads of fun partnering up with the Domino Foundation to feed our less fortunate brothers and sisters!

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Havana Days Party!

Havana Days Party!

We partied it up, Cuban style, at Harley-Davidson® Durban on 25th June! Thank you to everyone that joined us... If you missed out on this event, keep an eye on our page for our next one!

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The Dreamer and the Dream - Busani's Experience at Harley-Davidson® Durban

The Dreamer and the Dream - Busani's Experience at Harley-Davidson® Durban

On Monday the 4th of April we had the incredibly humbling opportunity, in conjunction with Reach for a Dream, to help make Busani's Dream come true. Article by Danielle from Reach for a Dream.

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Battle of the Kings!

Battle of the Kings!

The bikes are built and our Custom King has gone into battle with 9 other Harley-Davidson® dealerships across Southern Africa. We were challenged to customise an 883 Iron™ motorcycle and only the best of the best will be crowned! How good is our custom king? You be the judge.

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The Angels

The Angels

​“The Angels of KZN” is a group of biker ladies who love riding their bikes with family and friends and have a passion for helping out their local community! They recently did a ride to Rally in the Valley in aid of "Look Good Feel Good"...

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Bikes, Babes & Hot-Rods Party

Bikes, Babes & Hot-Rods Party

On Saturday the 27th Feb, Harley-Davidson Durban hosted the Bikes, Babes & Hot-Rods party! With live music, craft beer on tap, delicious food and MUCH more, it was a day to remember!

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Superheroes & Villains Cancer Smash!

Superheroes & Villains Cancer Smash!

We revved up to kick cancer's ass one more time this year with our Superheroes & Villains Cancer Smash Party! All proceeds from this event went to CHOC.

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Pink Glove Run - 31st October 2015

Pink Glove Run - 31st October 2015

On the 31st October 2015, bikers from all brands rode united for breast cancer awareness at our Pink Glove Run!

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Harley-Davidson® Durban Jack Parow & Loki Rothman for the Fearless Tour

Harley-Davidson® Durban Jack Parow & Loki Rothman for the Fearless Tour

We, at Harley-Davidson® Durban, had an incredible time hosting artists Jack Parow & Loki Rothman for the Fearless Tour on 17 September '15. The concert was in aid of raising funds and awareness for breast cancer.

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Inspiring Rider: Meet Etienne, the 74 year-old surgeon with a taste for the Harley® lifestyle!

Inspiring Rider: Meet Etienne, the 74 year-old surgeon with a taste for the Harley® lifestyle!

Dr. Etienne Le Roux is a surgeon who lives his passion through the Harley-Davidson® lifestyle - riding at every opportunity!

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HARLEY-DAVIDSON® DURBAN CELEBRATES NELSON MANDELA DAY WITH KWA.MAMA CARE CENTRE

HARLEY-DAVIDSON® DURBAN CELEBRATES NELSON MANDELA DAY WITH KWA.MAMA CARE CENTRE

Celebrating Nelson Mandela day with 67 minutes of goodwill toward our fellow human beings is such a great idea! We were very proud to be a part of it this year by joining with Kwa.Mama Care Centre in Ballito, Durban to show our support for their cause. We delivered 100 cool-drinks for the awesome...

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