1941, Indian 841 – an American motorcycle with BMW R71 roots. History of military motorcycles.

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In 1941, the U.S. Government has requested Harley-Davidson and Indian to design a special bike for military applications in North Africa. Harley-Davidson designed XA model. John Nowak, the creator of XA, almost completely copied a German BMW R71. BMW’s design features perfectly suited all needs for desert wars.

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