Hollis Johnson Since Polaris Industries acquired the storied Indian Motorcycle nameplate in 2011, the Minnesota-based powersports company has been working hard to revive Indian, which was founded in 1901 and has seen more than its share of ups and downs in the past 115 years. Indian swung by Business Insider’s New York headquarters last year […]

The US government is suing Harley-Davidson for violating federal air pollution laws, Bloomberg first reported. The lawsuit alleges that the motorcycle maker’s “Screamin’ Eagle” after-market engine tuners are emissions-control defeat devices. The government is seeking a court order to bar Harley-Davidson from making, selling, or installing the tuners and is seeking financial penalties. This story is […]

Motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson’s share prices shot up 12% in trading on Friday amid rumors that private-equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts could be mulling a takeover of the famous American brand. Harley stock surged to $ 51 in afternoon trading, at times up almost $ 6. The previous day’s close was $ 45. That was a comeback from a […]