News from Oakland Harley-Davidson

Best Harley for New Riders

Posted by Oakland H-D Contributor on Mar 24, 2022 1:41:38 PM

Swing your leg over ANY motorcycle for the first time and it will feel overwhelming. This is true if you are short or tall. Participating in professional cycling or being able to drive a stick shift offers no comfort. The more time in the seat, the more experience you have... these are the things that separate new riders from those that pull a motorcycle up off the kickstand with confidence. Time, ambition and patience builds this confidence. That being said there are some things to consider when picking out your first motorcycle.

Read More

Topics: Parts & Accessories, Motorcycles, Current Rider

Best Harley for Tall Riders

Posted by Oakland H-D Contributor on Mar 15, 2022 4:00:00 PM

Sitting on a motorcycle do you feel scrunched up? Are your knees and elbows all bent. There are specific challenges of feeling comfortable on a motorcycle as a "tall" rider. Just because you can touch the ground comfortably doesn't mean every motorcycle fits you. Short riders get most of the attention on fit but tall riders need a good fitting bike as well! Don't worry. There are solutions.

Read More

Topics: Parts & Accessories, Motorcycles, Current Rider

10 Things You Can Buy with a Harley-Davidson Gift Card

Posted by Oakland H-D Contributor on Dec 22, 2021 9:00:00 AM

We're getting close to the holiday deadline, are you missing a gift for that someone special? While a gift card might not seem like the most personal gift, we've compiled a list of 10 things that can be bought with a Harley-Davidson gift card - making it the perfect choice for a holiday gift.

Read More

Topics: Oakland H-D News, Parts & Accessories, MotorClothes Gear & Apparel

Top 5 Harley-Davidson Accessories to Give This Year

Posted by Oakland H-D Contributor on Dec 19, 2021 9:00:00 AM

Buying the perfect gift for a motorcyclist can be challenging - especially if you are not a rider. How do you know what they will use? How will you know if they already have one? Our Parts & Accessories experts have compiled the 5 best accessories to give a motorcyclist this year.

Read More

Topics: Parts & Accessories

All About H-D Custom Coverage

Posted by Oakland H-D Contributor on Jun 19, 2021 12:04:06 PM

EXTEND THE WARRANTY ON YOUR CUSTOMIZATIONS FOR FREE.

Harley-Davidson Custom Coverage program is available free to anyone purchasing a new Harley-Davidson motorcycle. Take up to 60 days to have eligible street legal Harley-Davidson Genuine Motor Parts and Genuine Motor Accessories installed by our team on your new motorcycle. These parts and accessories will receive the Custom Coverage extended Limited Warranty rather than the standard 1 year Parts and Accessories post purchase over-the-counter warranty.

Read More

Topics: Parts & Accessories, Service, Motorcycles, Current Rider

New Harley-Davidson Heated and Cooled Seats

Posted by Oakland H-D Contributor on Feb 18, 2021 10:00:00 AM

Harley-Davidson is pleased to offer the new Hammock™ and Sundowner™ heated and cooled seats providing more comfort to riders for everyday riding and long-range touring.

Read More

Topics: Parts & Accessories

Stage 1 and 2 Harley-Davidson Audio powered by Rockford Fosgate

Posted by Oakland H-D Contributor on Feb 12, 2021 11:00:00 AM

Rockford Fosgate and Harley-Davidson engineers have collaborated on these new, premium audio systems designed specifically for Harley-Davidson motorcycles and to be the highest-performing, most-advanced audio system riders have ever experienced.

Read More

Topics: Parts & Accessories, Service

ALL NEW: Harley-Davidson Collection by Rizoma

Posted by Oakland H-D Contributor on Sep 4, 2020 11:54:15 AM

Precision craftsmanship and unmistakable style define this collaborative collection from Harley-Davidson and Rizoma®. Lasered H-D and Rizoma logos on a subdued black on black finish display minimal branding that lets the machined texture and performance aesthetic take the lead. This sleek collection of billet aluminum accessories is the first co-branded collection of its kind designed exclusively for H-D® motorcycle riders.

Read More

Topics: Parts & Accessories

Top Motorcycle Mechanic Skills for the Do-It-Yourself Biker

Posted by Harley-Davidson Insurance on Jul 29, 2020 6:00:00 PM

A number of simple motorcycle repairs can be performed in your garage or on the side of the road (when it is safe to do so). These are useful skills to have, and they will make you feel more comfortable riding because you know you'll be able to handle whatever gets thrown your way.

Read More

Topics: Parts & Accessories, Service, Current Rider

Ways for Motorcycles to Be More Visible

Posted by Harley-Davidson Insurance on Jul 23, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Studies show that people subconsciously don’t see things they aren’t in the habit of looking for. Or, maybe they’re distracted by texting, looking at GPS, or checking their hair.

In these situations, a motorcycle’s rider’s best defense is to take active measures to make themselves more visible. Here are a few ways to become more visible while riding your motorcycle.

Read More

Topics: Parts & Accessories, Riding in the Bay Area, Current Rider

News from Oakland H-D

Keeping the Bay Area motorcyclists up to date

Our team of experts at Oakland Harley-Davidson strives to keep you up-to-date on:

  • New motorcycles, parts and gear
  • Customization ideas and trends
  • What is going on locally in the industry
  • Event information
  • Ideas on where to go riding
We understand that the modern motorcyclist is doing the majority of their shopping and research online and we will strive to be your go-to place for information. 

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts