2018 ROAD GLIDE® SPECIAL

ROAD GLIDE® SPECIAL

THE AGGRESSIVE LOOKS AND RIDE TAKE OUR MOST ROAD-DEVOURING MACHINE TO AN EVEN DARKER PLACE

Blacked-out and loaded with premium features. Fire up the thrill-inducing Milwaukee-Eight® 107 V-Twin engine and you’re in for one hell of a ride.

 

Dimensions

FLTRXS Road Glide® Special

Model Code FLTRXS
Length (*Cert) 2,430 mm (95.7 in.)
Overall Width (*Cert) 980 mm (38.6 in.)
Overall Height (*Cert) 1,310 mm (51.6 in.)
Seat Height, Laden N/A
Seat Height, Unladen (*Cert) 695 mm (27.4 in.)
Ground Clearance (*Cert) 5.5 in. (140 mm)
Rake (steering head) (deg) 26
Fork Angle (deg) 29.25
Trail 173 mm (6.8 in.)
Wheelbase (*Cert) 1,625 mm (64 in.)
Tires, Type Dunlop® Harley-Davidson Series, bias blackwall front and rear
Tires, Front Model D408F
Tires, Front Specification 130/60B19 61H
Tires, Rear Model D407
Tires, Rear Specification 180/55B18 80H
Fuel Capacity 22.7 l (6 gal.)
Reserve Fuel Capacity, Fuel Injection (warning light) 3.8 l (1 gal.)
Oil Capacity (w/filter) 4.9 l (5.2 qt.)
Transmission Capacity .95 l (1 qt.)
Primary Chain Case Capacity 1 l (1.1 qts.)
Coolant Capacity N/A
Weight, As Shipped (*Cert) 372 kg (820 lb.)
Weight, In Running Order (*Cert) 388 kg (855 lb.)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (*Cert) 617 kg (1,360 lb.)
Gross Axle Weight Rating, Front (*Cert) 227 kg (500 lb.)
Gross Axle Weight Rating, Rear (*Cert) 420 kg (927 lb.)
Luggage Capacity -Volume 0.071 m3 (2.7 cu ft)

Engine

FLTRXS Road Glide® Special

Engine Milwaukee-Eight® 107
Bore (*Cert) 100 mm (3.937 in.)
Stroke (*Cert) 111.1 mm (4.375 in.)
Displacement (*Cert) 1,745 cc (107 cu in)
Compression Ratio (*Cert) 10.0:1
Fuel System Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Air Cleaner Paper, washable
Exhaust Black, 2-1-2 dual exhaust with tapered mufflers
Lubrication System Pressurized, dry-sump with oil cooler
Drivetrain FLTRXS Road Glide® Special
Primary Drive (*Cert) Chain, 34/46 ratio
Final Drive (*Cert) Belt, 32/68 ratio
Clutch Hydraulically actuated 9 plate, wet Assist & Slip
Transmission 6-Speed Cruise Drive®
Gear Ratios (overall) 1st (*Cert) 9.593
Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd (*Cert) 6.65
Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd (*Cert) 4.938
Gear Ratios (overall) 4th (*Cert) 4
Gear Ratios (overall) 5th (*Cert) 3.407
Gear Ratios (overall) 6th (*Cert) 2.875

Chassis

FLTRXS Road Glide® Special

Frame Mild steel; tubular frame; two-piece stamped and welded backbone; cast and forged junctions; twin downtubes; bolt-on rear frame with forged fender supports; MIG welded.
Swingarm Mild steel; two-piece drawn and welded section; forged junctions; MIG welded.
Front Fork 49mm Dual Bending Valve
Rear Shocks Premium Low Hand-Adjustable Rear Suspension
Wheels, Optional Style Type N/A
Wheels, Front Type Black, Talon Cast Aluminum
Wheels, Front Width 3.5 in. (89 mm)
Wheels, Front Height 19 in. (483 mm)
Wheels, Rear Type Black, Talon Cast Aluminum
Wheels, Rear Width 5 in. (127 mm)
Wheels, Rear Height 18 in. (457 mm)
Brakes, Caliper Type 32 mm, 4-piston fixed front and rear
Brakes, Rotor Type Dual floating rotors (front), fixed rotor (rear)
Brakes, Front Diameter 300 mm (11.8 in.)
Brakes, Front Thickness 5.1 mm (0.2 in.)
Brakes, Front is dual Yes
Brakes, Rear Diameter 300 mm (11.8 in.)
Brakes, Rear Thickness 7.1 mm (0.28 in.)
Brakes, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) Standard
Suspension Travel, Front 117 mm (4.6 in.)
Suspension Travel, Rear 54 mm (2.1 in.)

Performance

FLTRXS Road Glide® Special

Engine Torque Testing Method (*Cert) EC 134/2014
Engine Torque (*Cert) 150 Nm (111 ft-lb)
Engine Torque (rpm) (*Cert) 3,250
Lean Angle Testing Method J1168
Lean Angle, Right (deg.) 32
Lean Angle, Left (deg.) 31
Fuel Economy Testing Method EU 134/2014
Fuel Economy 5.9 l/100 km (40 mpg)
CO2 Emissions Testing Method N/A
CO2 Emissions N/A

Electric

FLTRXS Road Glide® Special

Lights (as per country regulation), Headlamp LED 40-watt, 1,060 lumen low beam, 60-watt, 1560 lumen high beam.
Lights (as per country regulation), Tail/Stop 8W/28W
Lights (as per country regulation), Front Signal Lights 8W/28W
Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps High beam, running lights, front fender running lights, directional lights, low oil pressure, neutral, engine diagnostics, battery, cruise control, speakers, accessory, security system, gear indication, low fuel warning, ABS, miles to empty display, fog/aux lamp indicator
Lights, Rear Turn Signals
Gauges Gauges styled to complement each vehicle. Display features odometer, trip A, trip B, range to empty and gear indicator; and larger tell-tale indicators.
Auxiliary Lamps N/A
Electric Power Outlet Electric power accessory port in fairing
GPS System New Boom!™ Box 6.5GT audio system with GPS and touchscreen
Reverse Gear N/A
Warranty And Service FLTRXS Road Glide® Special
Warranty 24 months (unlimited mileage)
Service Interval First 1,600 km (1,000 miles), every 8,000 km (5,000 miles) thereafter