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2009 Harley-Davidson Road King®

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2009 Harley-Davidson Road King®

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2009 Harley-Davidson Road King® Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Touring
BASE MSRP(US)  $16,999.00
Dealers Harley-Davidson Dealers
Warranty  24
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Engine:  
Engine Brand Name  Twin Cam 96™
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  92.6 / 125.6
Torque RPM  3500
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  OHV - Pushrod
Bore (mm/in)  95.3 / 3.75
Stroke (mm/in)  111.3 / 4.38
Displacement (cc/ci)  1584 / 96
Compression Ratio  9.2:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
US Miles Per Gallon (Hwy/City)  54 / 35
CAN Liters Per Kilometer (Hwy/City)  4.4 / 6.7
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Overdrive  No
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Chain
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5/6)  9.59 / 6.65 / 4.94 / 4 / 3.41 / 2.88
Reverse  No
Heel Toe Shifter  Standard
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Chromed  No
Tire Brand  Dunlop®
Front Tire Width  130
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  80
Front Tire Speed Rating  65H
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  180
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  65
Rear Tire Speed Rating  81H
Rear Wheel Diameter  16
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® 130/80 R17 65H
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® 180/65 R16 81H
Brakes:  
Brake Brand Name  Brembo®
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
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  Yes
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.92
Wheelbase (in/mm)  63.5 / 1612.9
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  5.1 / 129.5
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  11
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  775 / 351.5
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  812 / 368.3
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  6 / 22.7
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  2.04
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Leather
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  27.3 / 693.4
Number Of Seats  2
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver and Passenger
Hand Grips  Standard
Chain Guard  No
Chassis Protectors  Yes
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Engine Case Guard  Yes
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  Yes
Tank Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Light Guard  No
Side Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Front Fender Trim  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Rear Fender Trim  Standard
Tank Divider  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Service Reminder  Standard
Pricing:  
Warranty (Condition)  Limited
Destination Charge  375
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Touring
Manufacturer Country  USA
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Harley-Davidson
Display Name  Road King®
Mounts:  
Side Case Mount  Standard
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Brand  Lexan®
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  No
Tinted  No
Height  High
Storage:  
Side Case Material  Vinyl
Number Of Side Cases  2
Location  Left and Right Side
Side Storage Mount  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Helmet Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Headlight Mounting Bar  Standard
Passing Lamps  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Convenience:  
Power Outlet  Standard

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By kcm(Owner), Dec. 21, 2008
Anyone who has a problem with the ride position on the 2009 RK can change the bars to the heritage bars. I did and this made a huge difference. You now have the same seating as the heritage(I agree is superior) and the mechanical benefits of the new RK...2009 RK handles loke no other cruiser I hav... Read Full Review

 

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As Stable as they come!
By BLB(Owner), Oct. 16, 2008
Fifth bike and third HD. I went from a sportster, to an FXDX (2003) and now to the Road King (2009). I am totally taken with the Fuel Injection, the solid weight of the bike, how well it tracks in curves. I put 326 miles on yesterday and today-quite a bit of time in the saddle. The seat is very comf... Read Full Review

 

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Outstanding
By Thornton D'Arc(Owner), Dec. 27, 2008
I went from a 2006 Wide Glide to the 2009 Road King. The difference is astounding. The Road King is stable yet more responsive, especially at low speed, then the much lighter Glide. Riding comfort, ride quality and overall handling are amazing for a bike of this size and weight. I put V&H sl... Read Full Review

 

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This is the last one
By John Motta(Owner), Jan. 18, 2009
After purchasing a new 03 Superglide I thought that would be my last bike. But after 5 years of riding two up I realized we needed something more comfortable. I bought a 09 Road King standard in Oct. and have managed to get 750 miles on it before it started snowing every other day here in Rhode Isla... Read Full Review

 

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2009 Road King vs Imports
By David Sullivan(Owner), Jan. 25, 2009
I purchased a 2009 Road King in October and have only 1100 miles on it. WOW!!!!!

What a machine.

I have to say that if you cant see the value and quality of the Harley Davidson Road King "that is made in our own country and by our American brothers and sisters", you need to test ride on... Read Full Review

 

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