BUELL ANNOUNCES NEW 2005 RACING CONTINGENCY PROGRAM

More than $200,000 in Cash Contingencies Offered to Privateer Buell Racers

MILWAUKEE (April 21, 2005) - Buell Motorcycle Company recently announced a new addition to its racing support program for 2005, with $134,350 in contingency paid to racers aboard Buell motorcycles in multiple regional race series. Combined with the already announced $70,500 support for the Formula USA National Thunderbike series, privateer Buell racers will be chasing more than $200,000 of cash contingencies at race tracks across the U.S. in 2005.

The new program pays cash to Buell racers competing in Championship Cup Series (CCS) Expert and Amateur Thunderbike class, Willow Springs Motorcycle Club (WSMC) Battle of the Twins (BOTT) Middleweight Expert class, Washington Motorcycle Road Racing Association (WMRRA) Formula Thunder Expert class and All Harley Drag Racing Association (AHDRA) Hot Street class. Any year and model Buell motorcycle is eligible for the contingency program and racers should contact the racing organizations to receive the Buell contingency form with complete program details.

For more details go to www.buell.com or contact the race series organizers listed above.

"As a former privateer racer, I understand and appreciate the hard work and dedication it takes to compete week in and week out. We're proud to support the efforts of Buell racers nationwide," said Erik Buell, Chairman and Chief Technical Officer of Buell Motorcycle Company.

To learn more about Buell motorcycles, visit your local Buell dealer today and experience the pure streetfighter attitude, style and performance only found on board a Buell. Call 1-800-490-9635 for the Buell dealer nearest you. Or go to www.buell.com.

Source: Harley-Davidson Motor Company Communications Department

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