Current News From J&L and Glacial Lakes Harley-Davidson

Honoring The Dyna Legacy.

Published September 19, 2017
The 2018 Harley-Davidson line-up is missing a few standard favorites…the entire Dyna line, to be exact. Some are quickly becoming part of history, while others have been melded into the 2018 Softail-only cruiser line. In the largest-ever product development in Harley-Davidson history, this evolution became eight all-new Softail models. The new Softails boast a stiffer and significantly lighter frame, pulse-quickening torque and dual-counterbalanced Milwaukee-Eight 107 and 114 engines….>>READ ARTICLE

J&L Harley-Davidson Biker Wave

Don’t Dis Your Brother.

Published August 9, 2017
When two motorcycles pass each other on the road, an unspoken exchange takes place. The way you handle this exchange says a lot about who you are, what you ride, what you think and whether or not you’re wave-worthy in the first place. It’s called The Wave and you know exactly what we’re talking about. There are rules…>>READ ARTICLE

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Touring Tips For Travelers.

Published July 11, 2017
Ever wonder how to stuff your stuff? Packing for a long motorcycle trip doesn’t have to end with a toothbrush and a t-shirt. With the right luggage system and a little planning, you can go for days and still have socks to spare. Here are a few tips and tricks from Dustin Harriman, General Merchandise Manager at J&L and Glacial Lakes Harley-Davidson. He’s even included a handy packing list…>>READ ARTICLE

Signature Rides Offer Riding Variety.

Published May 17, 2017
The reason behind J&L Harley-Davidson’s “Signature Rides” series for the upcoming riding season is simple: “It boils down to us being enthusiasts too,” says owner Joe Entenman. “We get it. We spend the winter thinking about riding and we know how much fun it is to ride motorcycles. By us organizing rides and events, people come together to ride and at the same time have a hell of a good time.” The Signature Rides for 2017 include the dealership’s…>>READ ARTICLE

The Milwaukee-Eight’s ‘Significant Other’.

Published May 9, 2017
If you have ever spent the day traveling scenic backroads only to endure a night of pain radiating up your spine and emanating from your head via a throbbing brain splitter—rest assured, Harley-Davidson has your aspirin. As Darin Wilson, motorcycle sales associate at J&L Harley-Davidson, explains, upgraded suspension components front and rear on all 2017 Touring models…>>READ ARTICLE

Elements Of A Helmet.

Published April 12, 2017
April is National Check Your Helmet Month. Have you ever wondered what goes into the making of a Harley-Davidson helmet? There is a well-thought out, scientific and multifaceted process involved in making sure your brain is as safe as it can be. Most motorcycle helmets are compromised of four primary elements… >>READ ARTICLE

J&L and Glacial Lakes Harley-Davidson Check Your Helmet Month

Protect Your Noggin.

Published April 5, 2017
April is National Check Your Helmet Month. A helmet is perhaps the most important piece of gear a rider can wear. It provides protection, reduces fatigue and lessens the impact of bugs and debris. There are several factors to consider when reviewing helmets. >>READ ARTICLE

HOG: The World’s Largest Family.

Published March 22, 2017
With one million members and counting, the Harley Owners Group focuses on sharing the camaraderie of riding. Members enjoy a variety of benefits gained through Chapter membership. >>READ ARTICLE

Where Book Smarts And Street Smarts Go Hand In Hand.

Published February 28, 2017
The J&L Riding Academy New Rider course has the perfect balance of classroom book learning with hands-on experiencing. Katie Friedbauer took the Riding Academy New Rider Course at J&L Harley-Davidson and found the course had the perfect balance of classroom book learning with hands-on experiencing. >>READ THE ARTICLE

It’s Time To Cut The Cord.

Published February 28, 2017
Wirelessly connect to your H-D Infotainment System with the new Sena Freewire. Make and receive cell phone calls, hear turn-by-turn directions from the GPS system and listen to your favorite radio stations and more. >>READ THE ARTICLE

The Wiley-X Road & Trail Lens Made Just For You.

Published February 28, 2017
A fully compensated progressive lens designed specifically with motorcycle riders in mind. >>READ THE ARTICLE

Tire Inspection Tips From The Guys Who Know Best.

Published February 28, 2017
The J&L and Glacial Lakes Service Departments know when you hit the road this spring, you’ll likely be hitting more than just the road and problems with tires are the biggest culprits when it comes to service emergencies. >>READ THE ARTICLE

J&L Harley-Davidson Learn To Ride Riders Academy

2017 J&L Riding Academy Course Just $99 For First Responders, Military And Spouses.

Published February 15, 2017
The Harley-Davidson Motor Company and J&L Harley-Davidson have come together to say thank you to the First Responders and current and former military personnel in our communities by returning the gift of freedom- by giving the gift of riding. >>READ THE ARTICLE

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The All New 2017 Harley-Davidson Road King Special Leaves The Chrome Behind.

Published February 14, 2017
MILWAUKEE (Feb. 9, 2017) – Swapping chrome for black and powered by the muscular Milwaukee-Eight™ 107 engine, the new Road King Special motorcycle pushes Harley-Davidson’s touring line in a dramatic new styling direction, expressing a contemporary perspective on the classic Road King model. >>READ THE ARTICLE

Cold Weather Hot Time For Dyno Tuning.

Published February 7, 2017
The snow-plagued months offer the perfect time to complete motorcycle maintenance without the stress of missed riding opportunities. With our Service Technicians typically being less busy, it’s also a great time for increasing and fine-tuning your motorcycle’s performance, such as pursuing added horsepower. >>READ THE ARTICLE

Rev Up Your Life In Just 25 Hours.

The J&L Harley-Davidson Riding Academy New Rider course is your ticket to freedom.
Published February 5, 2017
When was the last time you had fun in a parking lot? If you have just 25 hours to spare this season, the riding instructors at J&L Harley-Davidson are ready to prove how amazing riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle can be.

Entenman Hopkins Award

J&L Harley-Davidson And Entenman Family Recognized For Excellence In Family Business.

Published November 22, 2016
J&L Harley-Davidson and the Entenman family are the 2016 Boyd Hopkins, Sr. Excellence in Family Business Award recipients. The Entenman family received their award at a dinner held in their honor at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown, Sioux Falls, on Wednesday, November 16, 2016. Each year, the Prairie Family Business Association and the Hopkins Family recognizes an area family business. >>READ THE PRESS RELEASE

USS South Dakota (SSN 790)

Harley-Davidson Gets Onboard With USS South Dakota.

Published November 7, 2016
The Harley-Davidson Motor Company is donating a 2018 Harley-Davidson to the Navy League of the United States. And J&L Harley-Davidson is excited to be able to provide hands-on support with this wonderful honor. The USS SOUTH DAKOTA is scheduled to be christened in 2017 and commissioned into active duty in 2018. >>READ THE PRESS RELEASE

Harley-Davidson FXRG Jacket at J&L Harley-Davidson

Ride From July To December And Every Day In Between With The 
FXRG Switchback Riding Jacket.

Published October 5, 2016
Go 365 in the four-season Men’s and Women’s FXRG Triple Vent System Switchback Riding Jacket at J&L and Glacial Lakes Harley-Davidson. This durable jacket has you covered in all riding conditions. >>SEE THE FEATURES

The All-New Milwaukee-Eight Engines.

Published August 23, 2016
Introducing the just-released next-generation Harley-Davidson engine – the Milwaukee-Eight. This big-twin 107, 114 or 117 cubic-inch engine is magnificently built, intuitively innovative, and ungodly powerful.
A few lucky Harley-Davidson dealers around the world got the chance to ride the new 2017 Touring models with this beautiful engine before they were released. Our favorite initial response? “Holy Shit!” >>READ THE ARTICLE

2017 Touring Lineup

Straight Outta Boston: The 2017 Model Release.

Published August 23, 2016
Harley-Davidson’s battle cry for 2017? “Hold On!” And they mean it. The 2017 Harley-Davidson model year has started off with one helluva twist of the throttle and they’re just picking up speed.
It’s time to discover more with the 2017 Harley-Davidson Touring models- more power, more heat management, more comfort and more charging power. >>READ THE ARTICLE

Lost Your Man Card?

Published July 15, 2016
“Here’s a bike that will get your man card back,” says Sales Manager Chris Drayer of the new Harley-Davidson Roadster.
“It will appeal to all riders who want an aggressive riding style. Whether you’re going from light to light or taking a trip around the lake, you’ll feel like you’re on a racetrack with this bike,” he says. >>READ THE ARTICLE

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A Rider’s Guide To Boots.

Published July 15, 2016

What’s So Important About Boots?

It’s all about protection. Well-made boots are like leathers, helmets, gloves and proper eyewear – part of your riding gear. They keep you safe and comfortable on the road. And they protect you in case you spill.
Wolverine, a trusted boot maker for more than 130 years, produces all Harley-Davidson footwear. Kevin Marks is territory manager for Wolverine. >>READ THE ARTICLE

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