Buying Your First Harley-Davidson® Motorcycle
What crosses your mind when considering a new or pre-owned Harley-Davidson® motorcycle? What questions are you hoping to have answered? And which Harley-Davidson® dealership in South Florida is the most trusted? Keep reading and we’ll look to cover all three topics.
Why You Should Choose Peterson’s Harley-Davidson®
Peterson’s Harley-Davidson® has two locations in South Florida; one in Miami Gardens and a second dealership located in Cutler Bay. We also have one of the most extensive motorcycle inventories in Miami featuring several Harley-Davidson® models including the Sportster Forty-Eight, Fat Bob 114, Softail, CVO Street Glide, Iron 883, Road King, and a lot more.
Additionally, we have over 80 preowned motorcycles to choose from that fall in a wide range of budgets, colors, and models. If we don’t have what you’re looking for, our sales team can always source the Harley-Davidson® of your dreams.
What truly separates Peterson’s Harley-Davidson® from other motorcycle dealerships in the Miami and South Florida area, is our culture. We want all motorcycle riders from experts and chapter leaders to novices and newbies to feel comfortable, have fun, and meet new people. That’s why we have events every single month, and sometimes every other week including our Bike Nights, BBQs, and customer meet ups. Buying a motorcycle from Peterson’s Harley-Davidson® isn’t the first and final step of your relationship with us. We want to help our customers network, meet friends for life, and enjoy their motorcycles for years to come.
Our love affair with Harley-Davidsons and Miami has been ongoing for almost 70 years. Peterson’s Harley-Davidson® was originally founded in 1954 in Key West, Florida. Since then, our business and families have grown, along with our roots in the Miami and greater South Florida community. We’re motorcycle enthusiasts just like you. We put every ounce of attention and detail into our Harley-Davidson® motorcycles as if they were really our own bikes. Peterson’s Harley-Davidson® is family run, and we welcome you to be a part of our family as an enthusiast, customer, and friend.
Common Questions When Buying Your First Harley-Davidson®
Your first question may well be what your budget is. What are you comfortable with spending? Do you want to purchase a new or pre-owned motorcycle? Do you want to purchase it in cash, or do you prefer to finance? Harley-Davidson® motorcycles span a wide range of cost from under $10,000 for the Iron 883 to the CVO Limited which starts at $44,099. There are 15 Harley-Davidson® models that start at under $20,000 and with financing options available in-house, we can ensure that you have a payment plan that matches your budget and puts you at ease.
Your second question may be which Harley-Davidson® motorcycle best fits your experience level? If you’re new to the world of bikes, you may want to choose a relatively lightweight motorcycle which makes it easier to handle for new riders, both men and women. If you’re looking for something to cruise all over South Florida from the Keys to Palm Beach, a touring bike such as the Road King may be a perfect fit. It all depends on your lifestyle and the only way to really know, is to come by, take a seat on some of our bikes, and take them for a spin.
A third question commonly asked, though not widely acknowledged, is how do you learn to ride a motorcycle if you’re new to it? We’ve got you covered there, too. Our Riding Class Academy is tailor made for riders of different experience levels including beginners who have never ridden a motorcycle before. You can choose from group lessons with friends or private one-on-one sessions with an experienced teacher. We can also help walk you through the process of obtaining your motorcycle license.
If you’re looking to be treated like family, and something other than the everyday pressure of a standard dealership, come visit us. Learn more about our monthly events, our maintenance and care options for your Harley-Davidson®, and make sure to check out our genuine Harley-Davidson® merchandise shop. You can click some of our helpful links below if you’re looking for new or preowned Harley-Davidson® motorcycles in the Miami and South Florida area, want to learn how to ride, or if you just want to browse our new and upcoming events.