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Compare 2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Nightster to Others

2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Nightster 2008 Yamaha YZF R1
You have selected: 2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Nightster 2008 Yamaha YZF R1
Identification:
Model Type  Standard Sport
MSRP (US)  $ 9695 $ 11699
Warranty  24 12
Engine:
Compression Ratio  9.7:1 12.7:1
Cooling  Air Liquid
Cylinders  2 4
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Engine Type  V Twin Horizontal In-line
Fuel Requirements  Premium Regular
Fuel Type  Gas Gas
Starter  Electric Electric
Valve Configuration  OHV - Pushrod DOHC
Valves  4 16
Valves Per Cylinder  2 4
Transmission:
Number Of Speeds  5 6
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Chain Gear
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt Chain
Transmission Type  Manual Manual
Wheels & Tires:
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® 100/90 R19 57H Pirelli® 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® 150/80 R16 71H Pirelli® 190/50 ZR17
Brakes:
Front Brake Type  Disc Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Disc Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  3.3 / 12.5 4.75 / 18
Wheelbase (in/mm)  60 / 1524 55.7 / 1414.8