Harley-Davidson ACQUIRES MV AGUSTA

July 14, 2008

Harley-Davidson has ended months of speculation about its intentions to make a strategic acquisition by confirming that it has bought Italian maker MV Agusta.

A statement on Harley’s website says that “Under the agreement, Harley-Davidson will acquire 100 percent of MV Agusta Group shares for total consideration of approximately 70 million euros ($109 million), which includes the satisfaction of existing bank debt for approximately 45 million euros ($70 million).”

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EAT A CANDY BAR & WIN A SCOOT

June 25, 2008

Delicious * Nutritious * High Octane

Hershey’s The Dark Knight collection also invites consumers to “Find the Bat-Signal and Win” with an exciting instant-win promotion. One lucky grand-prize winner will receive the ultimate Batman accessory — a customized, Batman-themed, hand built MV Agusta F4 motorcycle valued at $35,000.

Specially marked packages feature instant-win game pieces and the chance to win a variety of The Dark Knight-themed prizes, including ten official Joker Henchman Masks and five home theater systems, each including a widescreen television, speakers and audio components.

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