Buy a Harley, get a stake in the company for free!

A Harley-Davidson dealership in Milwaukee, US of A is offering shares in the iconic bike manufacturer with any purchase of a 2008 or 2009 model HD.

The stock offer is the latest move from the bike industry to spark publicity amidst the tough global economic conditions which have hit sales, production and ultimately jobs.

Harley-Davidson has been listed on the NYSE since 1987, and by the close of trading on Friday the share price was USD$16.31. Considering that the share price was USD$48.14 in December 2007, it is clear that Harley have suffered in the downturn, but many analysts feel that the share price is undervalued, making this offer in Milwaukee pretty enticing...