Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Sportster

With my husband also riding I have access to his lovely Harley-Davidson too. This is a Forty-Eight Sportster


ModelForty-Eight Sportster XL – 1200X
Engine TypeEvolution V-Twin
Engine Displacement1202cc
Bore Stroke88.9 mm x 96.8 mm
Compression Ratio10.0:1
Fuel SystemElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveBelt, 29/68 ratio
Rake Trail30° / 4.2 in.
Seat Height28 in.
Wheelbase59.8 in.
Front Suspension39 mm front forks
Rear SuspensionCoil-over; preload dual-adjustable
Front BrakeDual-piston
Rear BrakeDual-piston
Front Tire130/90B16 73H
Rear Tire150/80B16 77H
Fuel Capacity2.1 gal.
Dry Weight562 lbs. (Wet)

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