A former Senate hopeful is selling a signature component of her campaign ads: her Harley-Davidson.
MJ Hegar, a combat veteran who lost her Democratic bid to unseat Sen. John CornynJohn CornynBipartisan lawmakers target judges' stock trading with new bill Cornyn raises more than M for Senate GOP Is the Biden administration afraid of trade? MORE (R-Texas) last month, is attempting to part with her 2016 motorcycle, which shared the spotlight with her on the campaign trail.
Hegar was seen sporting a leather jacket and helmet on her Harley in each of her Senate campaign ads. In a February spot, she coasted down a rural road as a narrator said, "MJ Hegar is taking on the toughest fights." A September ad showed her pulling into her house's garage on her bike, before removing her duds as she greeted her family.
Hegar, 44, tweeted a link to the eBay listing for the political hog this week, writing it would be ideal "if you're still looking for that perfect Christmas present for the Harley fan/political junkie in your life."
Know anyone who wants to take a spin on the MJ for Texas motorcycle? Please forward them this link...I'm selling it on @eBay! If you're still looking for that perfect Christmas present for the Harley fan/political junkie in your life... https://t.co/O3IgQKbYnM— MJ Hegar (@mjhegar) November 29, 2020
There currently aren't any bids for the $8,000 chopper. The listing describes Hegar's ride as "mint condition, very low miles" and a "great bike used in all of the MJ for Texas ads during the statewide U.S. Senate campaign."
The eBay auction for Hegar's bike ends on Sunday.