Description

Check out the cool little bobber that we call the Forty-Eight. Peanut tank, forward controls and chunky rubber give you a look that's unmistakably old school. 1200 cc's of Evolution power backed by a five speed gear box with final belt drive puts the power to the pavement and ensures miles of trouble free riding, and this one is equipped with a add on two up seat and rear pegs so you and your favorite passenger can experience what riding a Harley-Davidson is all about together! come by and check it out!

A new school twist on the choice ride for those who know how to have fun.

Styling and Features

Other Available Colors

Sportster Forty-Eight Special XL1200XS Video

Bike Specs

  • Length85.2 in.
  • Seat Height, Laden26.2 in.
  • Seat Height, Unladen27.8 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 Shipped547 lb.
  • Weight, In Running Order564 lb.
  • EngineAir-cooled, Evolution®
  • Bore3.5 in.
  • Stroke3.8 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
  • Wheels, Rear TypeBlack, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum
  • 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 (if equipped), ABS (if equipped)
  • 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

Basic Info

Body:
Sportster
Mileage:
3,116
Exterior:
Vivid Black
Engine:
Evolution V Twin 1202cc

Vehicle Details

  • Gauge: speedometer
  • Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
  • Seat: driver
  • Seat type: one-piece
  • Upholstery: leather
  • Cover: side
  • Fender: front
  • Foot pegs: driver
  • Frame: steel
  • Guard: belt
  • Stand type: kick
  • Steering control: handlebar
  • Headlights: halogen
  • Wheels: aluminum
  • Primary drive (engine / transmission): chain
  • Primary drive (rear wheel): belt
  • Starter: electric
  • Transmission: 5-speed
  • Transmission type: manual
  • Front suspension size (in): 49
  • Front suspension type: telescopic fork
  • Rear shock type: adjustable pre-load
  • Rear suspension material: steel
  • Rear suspension type: twin sided swing arm
  • Front brake type: hydraulic disc
  • Rear brake type: hydraulic disc
  • Manufacturer recommend minimum age: 16
  • Front brake diameter: 11.8
  • Rear brake diameter: 11.8
  • Ground Clearance: 4.3
  • Height: 46.5
  • Length: 85.2
  • Seat Height: 27.8
  • Standard Seating: 1
  • Wheelbase: 58.9
  • Width: 34.3
  • Front Tire Aspect Ratio: 90
  • Front Tire Description: Michelin Scorcher 130/90 B16 73H
  • Front Tire Speed Rating: H
  • Front Tire Width (in): 5.1
  • Front Tire Width (mm): 130
  • Front Wheel Diameter: 16.0
  • Rear Tire Aspect Ratio: 80
  • Rear Tire Description: Michelin Scorcher 150/80 R16 77H
  • Rear Tire Speed Rating: H
  • Rear Tire Width (in): 5.9
  • Rear Tire Width (mm): 150
  • Rear Wheel Diameter: 16.0
  • Dry Weight: 547.0
  • Engine Displacement to Weight Ratio: 2.20
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 2.1
  • Gross Vehicle Weight Rating: 1000
  • Max Payload: 436
  • Wet Weight: 564.0
Check out the cool little bobber that we call the Forty-Eight. Peanut tank, forward controls and chunky rubber give you a look that's unmistakably old school. 1200 cc's of Evolution power backed by a five speed gear box with final belt drive puts the power to the pavement and ensures miles of trouble free riding, and this one is equipped with a add on two up seat and rear pegs so you and your favorite passenger can experience what riding a Harley-Davidson is all about together! come by and check it out!

Why NYC Harley-Davidson

Thank you for making your way to NYC Harley-Davidson, your Harley-Davidson dealer serving drivers throughout Long Island City and the surrounding areas. At our dealership, you’ll find a solid selection of new Harley-Davidson bikes for sale, as well as a carefully inspected lineup of pre-owned bikes. We also have a well-connected finance center run by a qualified team of finance experts, who can help you get the right loan or lease in a quick, easy, and transparent manner.

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The advertised price is based on MSRP of the model shown in black, excluding tax, title, licensing, registration fees, destination charges, added accessories and additional dealer charges, if any.

While great effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this site, errors do occur so please verify information with a customer service rep. This is easily done by calling us at (347) 378-6233 or by visiting us at the dealership.

**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. All advertised prices exclude government fees and taxes, any finance charges, any dealer document processing charge, and electronic filing charge, and any emission testing charge. Promotions cannot be combined with discount prices. See dealer for details.

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Evolution V Twin 1202cc
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