Division of Motor Vehicles
Gulf Coast Harley-Davidson, Inc.

Notice of Publication for a New Point

Franchise Motor Vehicle Dealer in a County of More

than 300,000 Population

Pursuant to Section 320.642, Florida Statutes, notice is given that Buell Motorcycle Company, intends to allow the establishment of Gulf Coast Harley-Davidson, Inc., as a dealership for the sale of Buell motorcycles (BUEL) at 5817 State Road 54, New Port Richie (Pasco County), Florida 34652, on or after August 13, 2007.

The name and address of the dealer operator(s) and principal investor(s) of Gulf Coast Harley-Davidson, Inc. are dealer operator(s): Preston L. Farrior, 2907 Villa Rosa, Tampa, Florida 34652; principal investor(s): James L. Ferman Jr., 1814 Richardson Place, Tampa, Florida 33609, Steven B. Straske III, 3302 Mullen Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33609 and J. Farrior III, 42 Ladoga, Tampa, Florida 33606.

The notice indicates intent to establish the new point location in a county of more than 300,000 population, according to the latest population estimates of the University of Florida, Bureau of Economic and Business Research.

Certain dealerships of the same line-make may have standing, pursuant to Section 320.642, Florida Statutes, to file a petition or complaint protesting the application.

Written petitions or complaints must be received by the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles within 30 days of the date of publication of this notice and must be submitted to: Nalini Vinayak, Administrator, Dealer License Section, Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Room A-312, MS 65, Neil Kirkman Building, 2900 Apalachee Parkway, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0635.

A copy of such petition or complaint must also be sent by U.S. Mail to: Ed Yagodinski, Regional Dealer Development Representative, Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Post Office Box 653, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201.

If no petitions or complaints are received within 30 days of the date of publication, a final order will be issued by the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles approving the establishment of the dealership, subject to the applicant’s compliance with the provisions of Chapter 320, Florida Statutes.