Owners of Harley-Davidson motorcycles now have a new toy to play with – an International LoneStar.
That’s right,announced the debut of a limited edition (only 250 will be made) Harley-Davidson LoneStar sleeper at the . According to , the truck includes authentic Harley headlamps and leather seats that feature the same bar and shield that appear on Harley motorcycles.
Available in just one paint scheme – the Harley deep black with silver and orange – the truck is decked out in chrome and includes some 40 customization options. It’s pricey, though, pegged at $155,000 base according to the New York Times. But for a true aficionado, that shouldn’t be a problem.
“When the opportunity to work together first came about, we were intrigued about designing a long-haul truck that had the sleek forms and unique shapes that are unique to Harley-Davidson motorcycles,” said Ron Hutchinson, senior vp of product development for Harley-Davidson Motor Company. “The collaboration produced a truck that has the innovation of Navistar with the heart and soul of Harley-Davidson. This truck oozes the freedom and spirit of the open road.”
Harley has traditionally relied on simple, straight-forward advertising for its cycles. With this collaboration, it seems they believe people will respond to seeing that iconic Harley branding on an over-the-road truck.
And for the fans of Harley-Davidson that might be truck drivers by trade – and there are likely a lot of those – this is the perfect chance to combine two passions. Don’t miss out.