Forty-Eight®

The first time the world saw this iconic 2.1-gallon gas tank was in 1948. But the world has never seen it sitting atop anything quite like this.

Styling and Features

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Bike Specs

  • Length85.2 in.
  • Seat Height, Laden26.2 in.
  • Seat Height, Unladen28 in.
  • Ground Clearance4.3 in.
  • Rake (steering head) (deg)30.2
  • Trail5.3 in.
  • Wheelbase58.9 in.
  • Tires, Front Specification130/90B16 73H
  • Tires, Rear Specification150/80B16 77H
  • Fuel Capacity2.1 gal.
  • Oil Capacity (w/filter)2.8 qt.
  • Weight, As Shipped545 lb.
  • Weight, In Running Order556 lb.
  • EngineAir-cooled, Evolution®
  • Bore3.5 in.
  • Stroke3.811 in.
  • Displacement73.4 cu in
  • Compression Ratio10:01
  • Fuel SystemElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
  • ExhaustBlack, staggered exhaust with slash-cut mufflers
  • Primary DriveChain, 38/57 ratio
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 1st9.315
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd6.653
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd4.948
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 4th4.102
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 5th3.517
  • Wheels, Front TypeBlack, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum w/ Machined Highlights
  • Wheels, Rear TypeBlack, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum w/ Machined Highlights
  • Brakes, Caliper TypeDual-piston front, Dual-piston rear
  • Engine Torque Testing MethodJ1349
  • Engine Torque73 ft-lb
  • Engine Torque (rpm)3,500
  • Lean Angle, Right (deg.)27.1
  • Lean Angle, Left (deg.)27.1
  • Fuel Economy: Combined City/Hwy48 mpg
  • Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator LampsHigh beam, neutral, low oil pressure, turn signals, engine diagnostics, low fuel warning, low battery, security system (optional)
  • GaugesHandlebar-mounted electronic speedometer with odometer, time-of-day clock, dual tripmeter, low fuel warning light, low oil pressure light, engine diagnostics readout, LED indicator lights

Description

Sportster Harley-Davidson models are both smaller and lighter than most others, with an appearance clearly inspired by racing cycles. Using either 883 cc or 1,200 cc engines to provide agile power on both highway and city streets, Sportster models are a great option for first-time buyers anywhere in the country.

Why Desert Wind Harley-Davidson

Desert Wind Harley-Davidson is your local Harley® destination. You’ll be in hog heaven when you see our showroom and facility full of a large selection of new and pre-owned Harley-Davidson® bikes, parts & accessories, and top-of-the-line MotorClothes®. If you’re in the market for a used bike, we can help you find the perfect pre-owned ride.

Disclaimer:

All advertised prices exclude government fees, and taxes, any finance charges, any dealer document processing charge, any electronic filing charge, and any emission testing charge. See dealer for details.

**With approved credit. Terms may vary. Monthly payments are only estimates derived from the motorcycle price with a 72-month term, 5.9% interest and 20% downpayment.
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