NEW: 2016 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight®

Features

Length 2210 mm (87 in.), 2116 mm (83.3 in.) (BRZ), 2160 mm (85 in.) (JPN), 2233 mm (87.9 in.) (MEX)
Overall Width 845 mm (33.3 in.)
Overall Height 1085 mm (42.7 in.)
Seat Height (unladen) 710 mm (28 in.), 707 mm (27.8 in.) (BRZ), 693 mm (27.3 in.) (MEX)
Ground Clearance 110 mm (4.3 in.), 100 mm (3.9 in.) (MEX)
Rake (steering head) 29.6°, 30.2° (JPN, MEX)
Fork Angle 28.1°, 28.7° (JPN, MEX)
Trail 132 mm (5.2 in.), 135 mm (5.3 in.) (JPN, MEX)
Wheelbase 1495 mm (59 in.), 1506 mm (59.3 in.) (MEX, BRZ)
Tires (Michelin® Scorcher® “31” front and rear):
Fuel Capacity 7.9 L (2.1 gal.) (warning light at approximately 2.5 L)
Oil Capacity (w/filter) 2.6 L (2.8 qts.)
Transmission Capacity 1 L (1 qt.)

A low-slung urban brawler, the newly styled Forty-Eight® motorcycle drips attitude from every element. Thanks to its bold new front end, burly Dark Custom™ styling, and big comfort improvements, the muscular Forty-Eight® model is initiating an all-out urban assault.

 

NEW IN 2016
•• Emulsion technology rear shocks with 50 mm range
of pre-load adjustability and an under-seat, rear shock
suspension adjustment wrench
•• Front forks with cartridge dampening technology
•• Fork brace and massive triple clamps
•• Optimized seat design for all-day comfort,
minimalist style
•• Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum wheels in gloss black
with Machined highlights
•• Open design sprocket
•• Blacked-out belt guard
•• Turn signal mounts off upper triple
•• Chrome exhaust shields with unique cutouts to show
off blacked-out mufflers
•• Paint color options including Hard Candy Custom™
color
•• Retro-mod tank graphics
•• Paint color options including Hard Candy Custom™
colors