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2009 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Nightster

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2009 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Nightster

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2009 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Nightster Specifications

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Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $9,899.00
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  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  60 / 1524
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  3.3 / 12.5

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Nightster - Ready to Roll
By David Clifton(Owner), Dec. 31, 2008
The Nightster takes the sportster models to a whole new level. With the excellant perfomance exspected from the sportster class the styling and looks of the Nightster change every thing. It's fast and nimble , the seat could use alittle more padding but if i wanted a cadillac thats what i would have... Read Full Review

 

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First bike and loving it!
By Bashar(Owner), Jun. 25, 2009
I purchased my 08 Nightster about 8 months ago after completing my local motorcycle safety course and I absolutely dig it. Admittedly I am a novice in regards to bikes, but as far as a stock bike goes, this one is great. There are only 2 gripes that I have about this bike:



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Still smilin'
By Mike(Owner), Jul. 12, 2009
Fell in love with the Nightster on the HD showroom floor (classic HD orange and black). I was looking for a first bike and thought about the 883, but after riding both, went for the Nightster and am still smiling. I find it nimble and sized right for a novice, but my long-time HD riding veteran fr... Read Full Review

 

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1200 Nightster Not Just a City Bike
By Terry Fillmore(Owner), May. 19, 2009
One thing I have read again and again about the Harley Sportster is how much it vibrates at speeds above 60 mph, however, the 2009 Nightster rides as smooth as velvet at 70 and 80 mph. With a windshield, it is perfect for freeway riding. With forward controls and a sissy bar, it would be a perfect... Read Full Review

 

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Not Just a Starter Bike
By Matthew from Michigan(Owner), May. 14, 2009
I have a 2009 Nightster and I love it. The bike looks like no other Harley on the road. I also like the Nightster's chrome accents coupled with the blacked-out parts. You feel the road on this bike, which is great for carving corners and city traffic riding, but can be a bit rough over bumps and ... Read Full Review

 

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