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2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Roadster

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2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Roadster

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2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Roadster Specifications

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Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $8,895.00
Dealers Harley-Davidson Dealers
Warranty  24
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  OHV - Pushrod
Compression Ratio  9.7:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® 100/90 R19 57H
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® 150/80 R16 71H
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  60 / 1524
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.5 / 17

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a perfect standard bike
By Aaron(Owner), Mar. 20, 2009
This was my first bike, and it was really fantastic. It can do a bit of everything, from twists and turns to cruising for hours. Engine purred perfectly- i left it stock, loved the black engine and wheels, had pacific blue paint on the tank and fenders; color combo really looked good. It handled ... Read Full Review

 

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By McJoe(Owner), Oct. 3, 2011
Unique and little recognized, the 2008 was the ultimate in features on a Roadster, then Harley halted the Roadster model after offering this edition for one year only, as it's specs were so close to the newly introduced 2009 XR "Euro" Sportster. The 2008 had full shocks, fully padded sea... Read Full Review

 

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By McJoe(Owner), Sep. 29, 2011
Unique and little recognized, the 2008 was the ultimate in features on a Roadster, then Harley halted the Roadster model after offering this edition for one year only, as it's specs were so close to the newly introduced 2009 XR "Euro" Sportster. The 2008 had full shocks, fully padded sea... Read Full Review

 

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