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2012 Harley Davidson Sportster XR1200X Tires
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2012 Harley Davidson XR1200X Review

2012 Harley Davidson Sportster XR1200X

With such an expensive purchase like buying a brand new Motorcycle, you want to be well informed of the motorcycle you will be buying. XR1200X motorbike is covered in a silk dark colored complete for a scary look.

The front suspension is an inverted fork while the rear suspension is Twin Sided Swing Arm. Front dual hydraulic disc brakes and rear hydraulic disc brakes provide for the stopping power. The Sportster(r) XR1200X(tm) comes standard with a Two-Piece, 2-passenger seating.



Displacement:   1201.25 ccm (73.30 cubic inches)

Engine type:       V2, four-stroke

Engine details:   Air-cooled, Evolution®

Torque:                100.22 Nm (10.2 kgf-m or 73.9 ft.lbs) @ 4000 RPM

Compression:    10.0:1

Bore x stroke:    88.9 x 96.8 mm (3.5 x 3.8 inches)

Fuel system:      Injection. Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)

Lubrication system:         Dry-sump

Cooling system:                Air

Gearbox:             5-speed


final drive:           Belt

Clutch:  Multi-plate with diaphragm spring in oil bath

Driveline:             Primary drive chain, 57/38 ratio. Final Drive Belt, 68/28 ratio

Fuel consumption:          5.35 litres/100 km (18.7 km/l or 43.97 mpg)

Greenhouse gases:         124.1 CO2 g/km. (CO2 – Carbon dioxide emission)

Exhaust system:               Black, upswept, straight-shot high-performance exhaust with dual mufflers


Front suspension:            39 mm

Front suspension travel:               92 mm (3.6 inches)

Rear suspension travel: 41 mm (1.6 inches)


Length (in./mm): 87.6/2225

Seat Height (laden) (in./mm): 29.2/742

Wheelbase (in./mm): 60/1524

Physical Measures

Dry weight:         249.9 kg (551.0 pounds)

Weight incl. oil, gas, etc:                259.9 kg (573.0 pounds)

Seat height:        742 mm (29.2 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

Overall length:  2,225 mm (87.6 inches)

Ground clearance:           150 mm (5.9 inches)

Wheelbase:        1,524 mm (60.0 inches)

Fuel capacity:     13.25 litres (3.50 gallons)

Oil capacity:        2.60 litres (0.17 quarts)


Front brakes:     Single disc. Dual-piston

Front brakes diameter: 292 mm (11.5 inches)

Rear brakes:       Single disc. Single-piston

Rear brakes diameter:   260 mm (10.2 inches)

Wheels:               Black, 3-Spoke Cast Aluminum


Front tire dimensions:   120/70-ZR18

Rear tire dimensions:     180/55-ZR17


 Frame type:      Mild steel tubular frame; circular sections; cast junctions

Rake (fork angle):            28.9°

Trail:      132 mm (5.2 inches)

2012 Harley Davidson Sportster XR1200X Tires

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2012 Harley Davidson Sportster XR1200X Front View

2012 Harley Davidson Sportster XR1200X View

2012 Harley Davidson Sportster XR1200X Front

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