Wanna Ride Like Captain America or Speed Away Like The Wolverine?
Speeding away on a powerful machine makes one feel like a superhero! People have varied opinion and taste when it comes to a motorbike of their choice. But there is one name in the Motorbike industry that makes everybody’s heart skip a beat, Harley Davidson.
A prefered choice our Marvel superheroes too!
Harley goes way back with the Marvel Cinematic Universe. And when we talk about MCU, our Avengers choose a Harley Davidson on screen. Here, 5 Marvel Superheroes and their love for Harley!
Captain America’s Harley Street 750
Well in the comics books it comes in like a well-known fact but Cap is riding H-D motorcycles since 1941. The Harley-Davidson Street 750 featured in Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Cap rides the bike to get out of the SHIELD’s facility, which is a hell of the sequence by the way.
So, the Harley Davidson Street 750 is powered by 749 cc Liquid-cooled, Revolution X V-Twin engine. The motorcycle has a fuel tank capacity of 13.1 Ltr and maximum torque of 60 Nm @ 3750 rpm. 6-speed gearbox manual transmission and the top speed of 200 km/h. And it sure did assist our Captain the way he wanted.
Black Window’s Harley Davidson LiveWire
Black widow made a superb entrance on this bike in the Avengers: Age of Ultron, coming out of the bottom of the fighter jet. And the bike looks pretty neat and the best thing about the bike is that it is an electric bike. With Lithium-ion battery the bike takes 1 hour to charge and goes 225 km per charge. Black Widow did some wonderful stunts with this bike in the movie.
Captain Marvel’s Harley Davidson Sportster 883
Carol Danvers a.k.a Captain Marvel rides this cruiser bike in the movie. This is an 883 cc bike with V2, four-stroke engine. With a 5 speed manual and 42 horsepowers, the bike can produce 67 Nm of torque.
Wolverine’s 63 Harley-Davidson DuoGlide
Who can forget that classic action scene from The Wolverine when Hugh Jackman rode this motorcycle. The way he takes the U-turn by scratching his Adamantium claws on the road and takes the helicopter down and walks out of there blowing the helicopter behind him. Phew!
The bike comes with a 1212 cc Panhead V2, four-stroke engine. Top speed I 160 Km/h and has a 4-speed manual gearbox. The produces 85.4 Nm torque @ 3200 rpm.
Bonus: Because, Ghost Rider!
Robbie Reyes’s ‘Hell Charger’- 1969 Dodge Charger
Most of the people are familiar with Nicolas Cage as the Ghost Rider on a blazing bike and that to a Harley-Davidson. However, in the fourth season of Agents of SHIELD, Gabriel Luna appears as the Robbie Reyes a.k.a Ghost Rider and well certainly he does not have a bike actually he has a car.
It is a 1969 Dodge Charger which is known as the “Hell Charger” In the t.v. series the car can do pretty amazing things like self-repair. And yes this car’s tires throw flames out which sure are a pleasure to the eye for the car lovers.
In real the car is no less than a Hell charger as it comes with a V-8 Hemi 6974 cc engine. It has a 4-speed manual gearbox with a top speed of 220 km/h and goes from 0 to 100 in 5.2 seconds.
And yes it does come in Black — You’re Welcome!