The Road Star is one of the biggest, baddest air-cooled V-twins in the business. It looks good, due mostly to the classic appeal of that hardtail-looking steel frame and all the classic-looking hardware that goes with it. When it comes to power that fuel-injected 102-cubic-inch overhead-valve air-cooled V-twin assures the horses are never in short supply.
Electronic fuel injection ensures easy cold starting and flawless fuel delivery at nearly all altitudes and in nearly any conditions.
102-cubic-inch V-twin-powered beauty, in a long, low, hardtail-look frame, with plenty of customization potential built in.
Modern engineering and materials, including ceramic composite cylinder liners.
Air cooling, hydraulic valve lifters and belt ?nal drive reduce maintenance requirements to a minimum.
Engine102-cubic-inch (1670cc) air-cooled, pushrod OHV 48-degree V-twin pumps out huge amounts of torque barely off idle for brisk acceleration and fantastic overall cruising performance.
Hydraulic valve lifters driven by twin camshafts deliver exceptional performance and less maintenance. Ceramic composite cylinder bore plating ensures greater durability and optimal heat dissipation.
Smooth-shifting five-speed transmission delivers outstanding cruising performance with low rpm at highway speeds.
Dry sump lubrication system uses a handy spin-on filter and creates lower center of gravity by helping keep overall engine height to a minimum.
Electric starting system features solenoid-activated auto-decompressor for easy, dependable starting.
Two-into-two exhaust system features beefy, staggered shotgun dual pipes putting out a soulful V-twin exhaust tune.
Chassis/SuspensionSolid-mounted engine housed in specially designed rigid-look, double-cradle frame features a stylish 32-degree rake.
Extra-long 66.5-inch wheelbase creates long and low retro profile, added rider comfort and well-balanced handling.
Telescopic 43mm front forks with stainless steel covers and 5.5 inches of travel stylishly smooth out the bumps.
Out-of-sight link-type, preload-adjustable rear shock provides 4.3 inches of wheel travel for great handling and a plush ride.
16-inch cast wheels shod with tubeless tires for a classic, yet sporty look while providing confidence-inspiring handling and excellent grip.
Dual 298mm front disc brakes feature four-piston calipers with aluminum pistons and sintered brake pads for strong, linear stopping power, backed up by a 320mm single rear disc.
Lightweight and high-strength final drive belt provides long life and quiet operation.
Additional FeaturesIndustry-leading Star Family fit and finish mean lustrous paint and extensive chrome accents that create a machine as stunning as it is powerful.
Ultra-thin, tank-mounted speedometer features a stylish design and provides easy reading of odometer, dual tripmeters, clock and fuel gauge as well as low fuel, high beam, turn signal, neutral and engine diagnostic indicator lights.
LED taillight and clear turn signal lenses with amber bulbs for a custom look, great visibility and reduced current draw.
Full-size floating-type rider floorboards are roomy and comfortable.
A two-piece heel/toe shifter, and braided stainless clutch and throttle cables add even more comfort and style.
4.74-gallon fuel tank with low-fuel warning light means exceptional cruising range.
Seat and fork locks both integrated into main ignition switch for extra convenience.
Handy underseat helmet holder.
Powerful 12V 60/55-watt halogen headlight maximizes nighttime visibility and comes with beautiful chrome finish.
12V 12-amp-hour maintenance-free battery ensures fuss-free, dependable starting.
SpecificationsEngine Type: 102-cubic-inch (1670cc) air-cooled 48 V-twin; pushrod OHV, 4 valves/cylinder
Bore x Stroke: 97 x 113 mm
Compression Ratio: 8.36:1
Carburetion: Fuel injection
Ignition: TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission: 5-speed, wide-ratio; multiplate wet clutch
Final Drive: Belt
Frame: Steel; hidden shock
Suspension/Front: 43mm fork; 5.5-in travel
Suspension/Rear: Single shock; 4.3-in travel
Brakes/Front: Dual hydraulic disc, 298 mm
Brakes/Rear: Hydraulic disc, 320 mm
Wheels: 9-spoke cast
Length: 98.4 in.
Width: 38.6 in.
Height: 44.9 in.
Seat Height: 27.9 in.
Wheelbase: 66.5 in.
Fuel Capacity: 4.74 gal.
Fuel Economy: 36 mpg
Wet Weight: 743 lbs.
Warranty: 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)