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Harley coming to city

You could ride through the city roads on the legendary American cruiser Harley Davidson. The company has announced that the bookings for the oh-so-cool bike would begin from April 20, and that it had appointed dealers across five cities in India, including Mumbai.The delivery of the bikes will begin in June. The other four cities are Bangalore, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and New Delhi.”We have huge expectations from this market. In the next few years, India could turn out as one of the biggest markets for Harleys outside the US,” said Anoop Prakash, managing director of Harley Davidson, India.To start with, it will import 12 of its existing models. The price starts at Rs 6.95 lakh for a sportster and goes up to nearly Rs 35 lakh, depending on the model.The company has tied up with ICICI Bank to facilitate loans. though the Harley cult may have followers around the world, Royal Enfield fans in India may not be easy converts.expresshyd@expressbuzz.com

Harley coming to city