The Harley-Davidson-customized RoadsterTM wins the Portuguese and Spanish final of the European customization contest Battle of the Kings III

  • Date

    08 of March of 2017

Metal Snake from the official Harley-Davidson Lisboa dealer will represent Portugal and Spain in the grand finale of the third edition of this challenge of customization between official Harley-Davidson dealers, to be held in EICMA, one of the biggest two-wheel events in Europe.

The serpent-inspired escape and the old vintage leather seat with hand-crafted details are some of the aspects of the winning customization that the jury most valued.

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Harley-Davidson Lisbon’s Metal Snake customization was recently proclaimed the winner of the Portuguese and Spanish final and European finalist in the Harley-Davidson official competition competition, Battle of the King III, which this year focused on the transformation of the RoadsterTM, a of the new models of the Dark Custom range of the American brand.

The Motors Ship of the Madrid metro was the scenario chosen by the American brand to celebrate the great Iberian final and to choose the winning design.

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“The modifications made with the snake-like escape of the leather seat, old-fashioned aesthetic, with details and hand-made finishes, were decisive factors in choosing it as the fair winner of Spain and Portugal,” they pointed out during the event the members of the jury, formed by the builders Pablo de Valtorón, founder of Transformaciones Valtorón and Efraon Triana of the Pan Speed ​​Shop, along with the “denim artisan” Fernando García da Calera, founder of The Concrete Co and with the director of Revival magazine the Machine, Diego Bermúdez Penabad.

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Now Metal Snake from Harley-Davidson Lisboa is the winning personalization that will be exhibited together with the other finalists from other European countries at the EICMA Hall in Milan, to be held in November.
RoadsterTM, the latest addition to the Dark Custom range, is designed for easy customization, the new Roadster ™ represents the latest addition to Harley-Davidson’s range of Dark Custom models. It combines agility and flashing accelerations from traffic light to traffic light with a custom handcrafted style that breaks with all the molds.
The Dark Custom range is the most underground and contemporary proposal of the American brand. Models stripped down to their purest essence and with a genuine air of retro inspiration, where black, matte or bright color dominates.