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Place your bets here.

KC Sportster plant closes this year, and there's about a month and a half till the 2020 models are announced.

What does your crystal ball say?
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Place your bets here.

KC Sportster plant closes this year, and there's about a month and a half till the 2020 models are announced.

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Hope to be wrong...
but imo is possible the end of the breed
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They'll move Sportsters back to York, Pa., where they used to be built.
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"The plant’s production is being shifted from the factory near Kansas City International Airport to one in York, Pa."

https://www.kansascity.com/news/busi...197340544.html
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Carbon fibered all the things liquid cooled turbo diesel rotary electric hybrid front wheel drive cvt.

Nah we'll get some paint schemes and reorganized chrome and blackesout parts.
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I was in the York plant back in Oct. They were setting up Softail production at that time. I asked the tour guide about Sportster and Street production. All she said was all production was being moved from KC and they were doing the Softails now. Kinda left it at that and didn't elaborate. .

So if anyone has been on the factory tour lately then can comment if they saw Sportsters being built.
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46 Years Ago - In York PA ....

https://www.ydr.com/story/news/histo...-amf/31605595/

https://thunderpress.net/motorcycles...2014/01/10.htm

1st Sportster Assembled At York, PA





And Now ...

http://www.witf.org/news/2018/01/har...ork-county.php


5,000,000th Harley Assembled At York, PA




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