Local Harley dealers already getting pre-order buzz on LiveWire

LiveWire, Harley-Davidson's first electric motorcycle, made its debut at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

I Rode a Simulation of Harley Davidson’s First-Ever Electric Motorcycle. Here’s What It’s Like

LiveWire, the company’s first electric motorcycle, now available for pre-order Climbing onto Harley-Davidson's LiveWire, the company’s first electric motorcycle, feels like you're getting on any of the company's other bikes. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 9th, 2019

Harley-Davidson now taking orders for its first electric motorcycle, selling for $29,799

The Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric motorcycle can be charged from a standard household outlet with a power cord that stor.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 8th, 2019

Musk urges Chinese consumers to buy Model 3 now to fund factory

Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk called on Chinese consumers to order their Model 3 now in an interview with a Shanghai media outlet, warning that a new local plant isn’t going to make top-end versions of the sedan any cheaper......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 7th, 2019

Harley-Davidson prices electric LiveWire just under $30,000

Harley-Davidson Inc.'s much-anticipated electric motorcycle LiveWire will cost just a shade under $30,000, according to the Milwaukee motorcycle company's website. LiveWire was on display Monday at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. H.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2019

How the mission of the Houston Automotive Dealers Association drives the local economy and industry

Houston is a city on wheels. The sale, service and financing of new and used vehicles are major contributors to the local and state economy. The 1,309 franchised new car and truck dealerships in Texas employ 100,550 employees and contribute more t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2018

Amazon, to Win in Booming Rural India, Reinvents Itself

The retailer is targeting hundreds of millions of new online shoppers in India’s countryside by simplifying its order screen with Hindi and videos, opening stores to help people shop and adding a fleet of local deliverymen who can take payments......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 31st, 2018

Harley-Davidson Sales Are Going Through the Floor, Survey Finds

Sales of Harley-Davidson motorcycles this year are falling even faster than expected, according to a survey of the company’s dealers by UBS analysts......»»

Category: topSource: barronsDec 21st, 2018

The Latest: Trump signs order to create US Space Command

The Latest on the Pentagon's new Space Command (all times local): 10:30 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 18th, 2018

​CBJ Morning Buzz: What"s in store for Charlotte operation after $30B merger; Late surprise in closely watched local election; New gig for former CPCC leader Tony Zeiss

In local news: After clearing its final regulatory hurdle, closing its $30 billion acquisition of Rockwell Collins and announcing it will split itself into three separate companies, industrial behemoth United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) confir.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2018

Bangladesh factory safety group seeks to delay closure, flags lingering risks

A group set up by European fashion brands to improve factory safety in Bangladesh has sought a stay on a court order that calls for its local operations to end this week, its executive director said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 28th, 2018

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Convention center revamp approved; Layoffs at nuclear firm and buyouts at Duke Energy; BofA error gives people free money

In local news: A roughly $115 million project to expand and improve the Charlotte Convention Center is moving ahead after receiving unanimous approval from City Council last night. As previously reported by CBJ's Erik Spanberg, the series of proj.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Tepper flips switch at Panthers" tree-lighting; Jordan hands out Thanksgiving meals, sneakers; Long lines forming at CLT

In local news: Donning a festive sweater and blue Santa hat, Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper greeted fans at a tree-lighting event outside the NFL team's uptown Charlotte stadium yesterday. His latest public appearance makes clear that, while h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

​CBJ Morning Buzz: How CLT stacks up in new airport ranking; Bank of America now Buffett"s favorite bank?

In local news: Just in time for the busy holiday travel season, The Wall Street Journal is out with its inaugural ranking of the nation's biggest airports based on reliability, value and comfort for passengers — and Charlotte Douglas Internation.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Local county mulls incentives for 1,000 jobs; Charlotte"s secret Amazon bid to be revealed; Where Carolinas rank on business climate

In local news: Leaders in nearby Lancaster County, South Carolina, are considering incentives for an unnamed company that could bring its corporate headquarters and nearly 1,000 jobs to the suburban Charlotte-area community, according to a report f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2018

Gov. Rick Scott files more lawsuits against Florida election officials as a recount on his US Senate race is being closely watched

REUTERS/Joe Skipper Florida Republican Governor Rick Scot has filed more lawsuits against local election officials.  He asked a judge to order police to impound voting machines and ballots when they're not in use.  A recount betwe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 12th, 2018

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Lawsuit says Wells Fargo execs ignored overcharges; Should Lowe"s worry about remodeling slowdown?; Carowinds" new holiday event

In local news: Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) is facing a new lawsuit that accuses its leadership of ignoring practices that would later prove costly to the bank. Reuters reported this week on a newly released complaint that says executives were warne.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Harley-Davidson reveals electric motorcycle details

It’s called LiveWire.         It’s called LiveWire.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 7th, 2018

Harley-Davidson Ready to Amp Up Its Offerings with LiveWire, the Company’s Long-Awaited Electric Motorcycle

The LiveW.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 6th, 2018

Harley-Davidson unveils production-ready LiveWire electric motorcycle

A production version of Harley-Davidson's electric motorcycle was unveiled in a milestone for the bike that’s expected to be available next y.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 6th, 2018

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Restaurant owner faces backlash over photo from Trump rally; Wells Fargo"s foreclosure woes deepen; Hotel chain eyes Charlotte

In local news: A CBJ photo taken last month at a campaign rally featuring President Donald Trump is making rounds on social media, putting a local business owner in the spotlight. WBTV identifies the subject, who is seen smiling and holding up a si.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2018