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Buell: One for the scrapbook

See the last-ever Buell roll off the production line

TWENTY-SIX years after building their first motorcycle, Buell employees watched as the last machine rolled off the production line last week.

The company have built 136,923 motorcycles since 1983; the last, an XB12SCG was wheeled off the assembly line on Thursday 12th November. Earlier this month, company founder Erick Buell gave an emotional video press release explaining why his beloved company was going under. See the story here.

It's a sad day when any motorcycle manufacturer goes to the wall; we think the scrap heap image kinda says it all...

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