2018 Harley-Davidson® Sportster - Iron 1200
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Sportster - Iron 1200
A modern take on what’s been putting big grins on the faces of Sportster® motorcycle riders for decades.
Styling & Features
- 1200cc Evolution® Engine: 1200cc at your command to deliver tons of torque for an unforgettably fun ride.
- Blacked-Out Finishes: Blacked-out finishes from its powertrain to its air cleaner cover to its exhaust. Equipped to take on the urban grid.
- Throwback 70's Custom Tank Art: Authentic bold 70's-inspired tank graphic shows the bike's retro roots.
- Café Solo Seat: Sit "in" the bike while your hands and feet reach naturally to the controls. This seat pays homage to the heritage of the iconic Cafe Racer style.
- Black Mini-Ape Handlebars: Fists in the wind attitude with a conservative rise and bend for rider comfort.
- 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum Wheels: Nine-spoke wheels that are black as night from rim to rubber to complement the Dark Custom look.
- Fixed Speed Screen: The fixed black speed screen leaves no question as to the attitude of this motorcycle. Get behind it and hang on.
- Engine: Air-cooled, Evolution®
- Bore: 3.5 in.
- Stroke: 3.8 in.
- Displacement: 1,202 cc (73.4 cu in)
- Compression Ratio: 10.0:1
- Fuel System: Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
- Exhaust: Black, staggered exhaust and headers with black slash-cut mufflers
- Length: 86.6 in.
- Seat Height, Laden: 25.7 in.
- Seat Height, Unladen: 28.9 in.
- Ground Clearance: 5.5 in.
- Rake (steering head) (deg): 30
- Trail: 4.6 in.
- Wheelbase: 59.6 in.
- Tires, Front Specification: 100/90B19 57H
- Tires, Rear Specification: 150/80B16 77H
- Fuel Capacity: 3.3 gal.
- Oil Capacity (w/filter): 2.8 qt.
- Weight, As Shipped: 547 lb.
- Weight, In Running Order: 564 lb.
- Engine Torque Testing Method: J1349
- Engine Torque: 73 ft-lb
- Engine Torque (rpm): 3500
- Lean Angle, Right (deg.): 27
- Lean Angle, Left (deg.): 28
- Fuel Economy: Estimated City/Hwy: 48 mpg
- Primary Drive: Chain, 38/57 ratio
- Gear Ratios (overall) 1st: 9.315
- Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd: 6.653
- Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd: 4.948
- Gear Ratios (overall) 4th: 4.102
- Gear Ratios (overall) 5th: 3.517
- Wheels, Front Type: Black, 9-spoke
- Wheels, Rear Type: Black, 9-spoke
- Brakes, Caliper Type: Dual-piston front, Dual-piston rear
- Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps: High beam, neutral, low oil pressure, turn signals, engine diagnostics, low fuel warning, low battery, security system (if equipped), ABS (if equipped)
- Gauges: Handlebar-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
NOTES:May be shown with optional accessories.
- Engine Type
- 1,202 cc (73.4 cu in)
- Bore and Stroke
- 3.5 x 3.8 in.
- Compression Ratio
- Fuel System
- Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
- 5 speed
- Final Drive
- Front Brakes
- Rear Brakes
- Front Tire
- 100/90B19 57H
- Rear Tire
- 150/80B16 77H
- 59.6 in.
- Seat Height
- 28.9 in.
- 30 deg.
- 4.6 in.
- Fuel Capacity
- 3.3 gal.
- 48 mpg
- Dry Weight
- 547 lb.
- Twisted Cherry, Billiard White