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Old 01-28-2013, 08:47 AM   #11
ttpete
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Originally Posted by groop View Post
Harley's submission to the desert warfare campaign. Horizontal twin for superior cooling. Shaft drive for sandy environments. No idea why it didn't catch on other than the war was coming to an end.
I can use one word to say why: Jeep. Anybody who could drive a car could operate one without special training.
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