Skip to content
Subscriber Only

To Spite Harley, Trump May Have to Turn to Foreign Bike Foes

  • President claims he’ll lure other motorcycle makers into U.S.
  • Honda, BMW haven’t been in contact with the administration
Inside A Harley-Davidson Inc. Dealership As Motorcycle Maker Contemplates Move Overseas
Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg
Updated on

President Donald Trump added fuel to his feud with Harley-Davidson Inc. by claiming he’s working with other motorcycle makers to offset the production it’s shifting overseas.

He’d almost certainly have to work with Harley’s foreign foes to fill the void, and none has stepped forward to announce any such negotiations.