Recreating the World’s Earliest Motorcycles

Continues tonight (9/6) at 9/8c on Discovery
Special effects designer Alex Wheeler reveals what it took to authentically recreate the motorcycles seen in Harley and the Davidsons.

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This is the story of young men – best friends and brothers – coming of age and dealing with rivalries, expectations of parents, business competitors and life and death on the race track. In Milwaukee at the turn of the 20th century, the Davidson brothers and their friend Bill Harley launch a motorcycle company that will eventually become an iconic brand and an enduring symbol of Americana. HARLEY AND THE DAVIDSONS reveals that great opportunities can be forged not only through ingenuity and innovative design, but also from brotherhood and friendship, guts, and an ironclad will to survive.

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