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2005 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Roadster

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2005 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Roadster

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2005 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Roadster Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $8,495.00
Dealers Harley-Davidson Dealers
Warranty  24
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Engine:  
Engine Brand Name  Evolution®
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  79 / 107.1
Torque RPM  3500
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  OHV - Pushrod
Bore (mm/in)  88.9 / 3.5
Stroke (mm/in)  96.8 / 3.81
Displacement (cc/ci)  1199.5 / 73.2
Compression Ratio  9.7:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
US Miles Per Gallon (Hwy/City)  52 / 45
CAN Liters Per Kilometer (Hwy/City)  4.5 / 5.2
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  No
Carburetor  Yes
Number Of Carburetors  1
Carburetor Size (mm)  40
Carburetion Type  Carburetor
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Overdrive  No
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Chain
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)  9.45 / 6.5 / 5.04 / 4.15 / 3.52
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Chromed  No
Tire Brand  Dunlop®
Front Tire Width  100
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  90
Front Tire Speed Rating  57H
Front Wheel Diameter  19
Rear Tire Width  150
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  80
Rear Tire Speed Rating  71H
Rear Wheel Diameter  16
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop 100/90 R19 57H
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop 150/80 R16 71H
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.5 / 292.1
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.5 / 292.1
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.51
Wheelbase (in/mm)  60 / 1524
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  5.6 / 142.2
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  6
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  557 / 252.7
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  3.3 / 12.5
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  2.15
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Leather
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  28.1 / 713.7
Number Of Seats  2
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Chain Guard  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Fork Guards  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Light Guard  No
Radiator Cover  No
Side Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Fuel Level Warning  Standard
Service Reminder  Standard
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months)  24
Destination Charge  195
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Standard
Manufacturer Country  USA
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Harley-Davidson
Display Name  Sportster® 1200 Roadster
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Lights:  
Headlight Visor  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

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2005 Harley-Davidson 1200R
By Matthew Ridder(Owner), Mar. 26, 2009
Overall a very nice bike. Handles much better than the older harleys, due to the rubber mounted engine. Handles very well on corners and stops lighting fast with the dual front disc brakes. Throttle response is very quick and the 1200 cc motor is plenty of power even with a passenger on back. Th... Read Full Review

 

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2005 HD Sportster 1200-R
By Tom McLaren(Owner), Sep. 17, 2010
Purchased it new . Very good value. Not a single problem. More than enough power & handles better than any HD I have ever ridden.

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Roadster works for me
By Robert Vojtek(Owner), Aug. 13, 2009
I got a used one with 256 miles in '08 I think this bike is a great value! I have finally got my wife to take some rides and have now purchased a Sundowner deep bucket seat because the passenger seat was problematic. This addition will allow us to take long rides without regard to "seat" p... Read Full Review

 

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GREAT BIKE
By Ron Garske(Owner), Sep. 9, 2012
I have owned crotch rockets, cruisers and the like. I like the overall preformance, gas milage and reablity Read Full Review

 

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Best sportster
By Steve(Owner), Oct. 30, 2016
I've owned 4 Roadsters, very reliable, love the fee and sound
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