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2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster® Forty-Eight

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2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster® Forty-Eight Specifications

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Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $10,499.00
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)  Michelin® Scorcher™ 130/90 B16 73H
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Michelin® Scorcher™ 150/80 R16 77H
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  59.8 / 1518.9
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  2.1 / 7.9
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My first foray back into motorcycles after a 15 year hiatus lead me to seek out a lighter bike that looked old-school but wouldn't break the bank. Told by the dealer that this bike was a "Bar Hopper," and not meant for long distance riding, I instantly loved the throwback looks, the fat f... Read Full Review

 

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By Rich(Owner), Apr. 2, 2012
Seriously does anyone have a dyno rating on the horsepower put out by the new Forty-Eight ??????? Read Full Review

 

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