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'Easy Rider's' 'Captain America' motorcycle headed to auction
'Easy Rider's' 'Captain America' motorcycle headed to auction

Born to be wild, and designed for the 1969 motorcycle road movie "Easy Rider," the famous "Captain America" Harley-Davidson chopper will be on the auction block next month. The auction house expects bidding for the red-white-and-blue-painted motorcycle to reach as much as $1.2 million. Multiple vintage Harley panheads were used in the filming of "Easy Rider" -- at least two to represent "Captain America," the bike ridden by actor Peter Fonda, and two to represent "Billy," the one ridden by his costar Dennis Hopper. Three of the motorcycles disappeared after filming was completed. The fourth, which was almost entirely destroyed in the...

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