Screamin' Eagle V-Rod Hop-up

Brent Avis
by Brent Avis
Everywhere we go, people stare at our Rod. Our V-Rod, we mean.

Then the first question pops up: "What does it sound like?" Reluctantly, we thumb the starter button, knowing full well that people expect that traditional potato-potato rumble to fill their ears. We know, too, that we're about to let them down.

And then Screamin' Eagle came along and sent us a number of goodies to slap on our now- modified Harley-Davidson V-Rod. Things like mufflers, a high-flow air-cleaner and a fuel-injection re-calibration found some horsepower that had been hiding in there and made the bike sound a bit more manly...


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