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Adam Smith named president of H-D DAC

Adam Smith, owner of Calculated Risk, an investment company that owns and manages six Texas Harley-Davidson dealerships including Texas Harley-Davidson, the largest Harley-Davidson dealership in the state of Texas, has been named president of the U.S. Harley-Davidson Dealer Advisory Council (DAC). To read the article, click here.

February 14, 2018

Texas Harley-Davidson Makes Some Noise

A chain-cutting kicks off a weekend of events during the grand opening of Adam Smith’s Texas Harley-Davidson in Bedford. Watch the news story here​.

 April 29, 2016

Hog Heaven: Bedford Opens Largest Harley-Davidson in Texas

When it comes to motorcycles, it doesn't get bigger than the name Harley-Davidson. And now when it comes to Harley-Davidson dealerships, there's no bigger place in Texas than the new hog heaven located in Bedford. Read the article here.​

 April 29, 2016

Texas Harley-Davidson Celebrates Opening of Flagship with World's Largest Bar & Shield

Today, Adam Smith's Texas Harley-Davidson in Bedford, Texas, kicked off the grand opening of its new 72,000-plus square-foot store with a massive three-day-long celebration. The new Texas Harley-Davidson, which sits on six acres, is larger than 90 percent of Harley-Davidson dealerships in the country. Read the article here.

 April 29, 2016

Size Does Matter For New Texas

Harley-Davidson Location

Using the well-worn phrase of ‘Everything’s bigger in Texas’, Adam Smith's Texas Harley-Davidson in Bedford, Texas, sits on six acres making it larger than 90 percent of Harley-Davidson dealerships in the country. The dealership itself features the world's largest Harley-Davidson Bar & Shield. Read the article here.

 April 20, 2016

New Owner of Harley Shops in Longview, Nacogdoches has Big Plans

As he takes over the Harley Shop in Longview, its new owner is mapping out a path for growth for the 35-year-old dealership. Adam Smith’s plans includes a new name, new location, a larger facility and increased employment. Read the article here​.

 July 5, 2015

Adam Smith's Calculated Risk Group Expands Texas Coverage with Reacquisition of Waco Harley-Davidson Dealership​

Adam Smith's Calculated Risk Group, which currently owns and manages Adam Smith's Texas Harley-Davidson in Bedford and Adam Smith's Texoma Harley-Davidson in Sherman, is returning to Waco with the reacquisition of Harley-Davidson of Waco. Read the article here.​

 January 28, 2015

Bedford and Burleson Report Hike in Sales Taxes

Bedford sales tax revenue soared toward the end of 2014. One of the businesses seeing rapid growth is Adam Smith’s Harley-Davidson dealership. Smith said he bought 7 acres just east of his current store at 1839 Airport Freeway and is building a larger, two-story outlet​. Read the article here.

 January 11, 2015

How Bedford Got High on the Hog

Adam Smith doesn’t like the idea that he’s a salesman, even though his Bedford Harley-Davidson shop moves more hogs than about 98 percent of the other licensed dealerships in the country. The word “sell” makes him recoil. “If you help someone to buy, they will never feel sold,” he says. Read the article here.

October 2014

Adam Smith's Texas Harley-Davidson Rides to the Rescue for Community Storehouse

"Bike Nights” at Adam Smith’s Texas Harley dealership in Bedford, Texas, offer live entertainment, bike washes, contests and chances to win tons of fabulous Harley goodies. They also include, however, supporting a community of kids who are in need all summer. Read the article here. ​

October 2, 2014

Adam Smith's Texas Harley Dealership in Bedford Starts Construction of New Store

Adam Smith's Texas Harley — one of the largest Harley-Davidson dealerships in the country — has begun construction on its new 70,000-square-foot Texas Harley store. This will be Adam Smith's new flagship store and will consolidate the dealership's three-building setup, adding more than 20,000 square feet of space. Read the article here.

November 12, 2014

Texas Harley-Davidson Breaks Ground in Bedford on Expanded Dealership

Adam Smith’s Texas Harley-Davidson is already among the largest Harley motorcycle dealers in the U.S. Now it’s going to get bigger. Not only did Smith break ground Wednesday on a new Bedford dealership, but he also said he’s buying a third dealership. Read the article here.​

November 12, 2014

Changing Culture Leads to Growth at Adam Smith's Dealerships

When Neil Noble presented 2013 goals to the staff at the two dealerships for which he serves as general manager, half of the group thought he was a little crazy. Noble, who had joined Adam Smith’s Texas Harley-Davidson and Texoma Harley-Davidson less than a year prior, had a vision for where sales could be​. Read the article here. 

March 26, 2014

Dealers Urge Lenders for Portfolio Data to Improve F&I

Dealers such as Adam Smith Texas Harley-Davidson are seeking monthly reports and portfolio performance data from lender partners to help improve the F&I process. Neil Noble will speak on the Industry Roundtable called “Improving Lender-Dealer Relationships” at the upcoming PowerSports Finance 2017 conference.​ Read the article here.

 July 7, 2017

Calculated Risk often makes the news for its accomplishments, whether it’s for a dealership grand opening, acquisition, team member spotlight, community involvement or an award. We know how to get the word out. Read some of our most impressive coverage here.  ​

Women In Business: Nina Sisk - Roughneck Harley-Davidson​

Nina works at Roughneck Harley-Davidson in Longview. And, as far as anyone can tell, she’s one of a handful of female Level 5 Master Technicians for Harley-Davidson motorcycles in the country. Read the article here.

August 30, 2017

Adam Smith named president of H-D DAC

Women In Business: Nina Sisk - Roughneck Harley-Davidson​

Dealers Urge Lenders for Portfolio Data to Improve F&I

Changing Culture Leads to Growth at Adam Smith's Dealerships

Adam Smith's Texas Harley-Davidson Rides to the Rescue for Community Storehouse

How Bedford Got High on the Hog

Texas Harley-Davidson Breaks Ground in Bedford on Expanded Dealership

Adam Smith's Texas Harley Dealership in Bedford Starts Construction of New Store

Bedford and Burleson Report Hike in Sales Taxes

Adam Smith's Calculated Risk Group Expands Texas Coverage with Reacquisition of Waco Harley-Davidson Dealership​

New Owner of Harley Shops in Longview, Nacogdoches has Big Plans

Size Does Matter For New Texas

Harley-Davidson Location

Texas Harley-Davidson Celebrates Opening of Flagship with World's Largest Bar & Shield

Texas Harley-Davidson Makes Some Noise

Hog Heaven: Bedford Opens Largest Harley-Davidson in Texas

Calculated Risk Motorcycle Group to Expand Lucky Penny Cycles with 5 New Locations by 2019​

Lucky Penny Cycles, which sells pre-owned motorcycles of all brands and is part of the Calculated Risk Motorcycle Group family of dealerships, will expand with five new locations in Texas by 2019. Read the article here.

June 25, 2018

Calculated Risk Motorcycle Group to Expand Lucky Penny Cycles with 5 New Locations by 2019​

Lucky Penny Cycles, which sells pre-owned motorcycles of all brands and is part of the Calculated Risk Motorcycle Group family of dealerships, will expand with five new locations in Texas by 2019. Read the article here.

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