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2011 Harley-Davidson Road King® Base

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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 Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.5 / 292.1
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic 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)  26.5 / 673.1
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  380
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Touring
Manufacturer Country  USA
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
NADATrimID  70121
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 Robert Conrad(Owner), Nov. 12, 2010
I've had my FLHR one month now & have logged 1,500 local miles. Ergonomically perfect for me. Very easy & natural to ride. Very comfortable for the long hall. The 96 engine has plenty of power & torque if you shift it properly. The 103 engine on the Classic is probably more fun but it... Read Full Review

 

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Love the Ride
Sep. 27, 2011
I have owned my bike for about a year and have logged a little over 8k miles. It has performed perfectly. I added the security and cruise control and cannot believe how much of a difference the cruise makes!



For a large bike it handles well. I have been very pleased with the ride and comfort o... Read Full Review

 

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Excellent Small Tourer
Aug. 21, 2011
I recently purchased my '11 FLHR intending to fill the gap between my Honda GL1800 and something small to scoot around town and still be able to bring home some groceries. It does this with ease, (why do cops ride 'em?). Ergonomically I found the grip location more suited for a shorter rider, being ... Read Full Review

 

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Over priced, under performing
By Eric Swanson(Owner), Sep. 7, 2011
HD is still pedaling the same tech as the last 50 years. I bought this bike for my wife because she really has a thing for HD. It gets terrible gas mileage and it does not start up easily. I am concerned about taking it for a long distance trip as it seems very un-reliable. The bike has a bout 2k on... Read Full Review

 

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