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2021 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight®
2021 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight®

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Harley-Davidson
Harley-Davidson
Model Year
2021
2021
Model
Forty-Eight®
Forty-Eight®
Model Code
XL1200X
XL1200X
Color
Midnight Crimson
Midnight Crimson

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes
Front / Rear - Dual-piston
Front / Rear - Dual-piston
Wheels
Front / Rear - Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum with Machined Highlights
Front / Rear - Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum with Machined Highlights
Tires

Front - 130 / 90B16 73H

Rear - 150 / 80B16 77H

Front - 130 / 90B16 73H

Rear - 150 / 80B16 77H

Dimensions

Length
85.2 in.
85.2 in.
Weight

As shipped - 545 lb.

In Running Order - 556 lb.

As shipped - 545 lb.

In Running Order - 556 lb.

Ground Clearance

4.3 in.

Right lean angle - 27°

Left lean angle - 27°

4.3 in.

Right lean angle - 27°

Left lean angle - 27°

Wheelbase
58.9 in.
58.9 in.
Seat Height
Laden - 26.2 in.
Laden - 26.2 in.

Drivetrain

Primary Drive
Chain, 38 / 57 ratio
Chain, 38 / 57 ratio

Electrical

Instrumentation
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
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
Lighting
High beam, neutral, low oil pressure, turn signals, engine diagnostics, low fuel warning, low battery, security system (if equipped), ABS (if equipped)
High beam, neutral, low oil pressure, turn signals, engine diagnostics, low fuel warning, low battery, security system (if equipped), ABS (if equipped)

Engine

Engine
Evolution®
Evolution®
Cooling
Air
Air
Displacement
1,202 cc (73.4 cu. in.)
1,202 cc (73.4 cu. in.)
Bore x Stroke
3.5 x 3.8 in.
3.5 x 3.8 in.
Torque

73 ft-lb @ 3,500 rpm

Testing Method - J1349

73 ft-lb @ 3,500 rpm

Testing Method - J1349

Compression Ratio
10:01
10:01
Gear Ratio

Overall

1st - 9.315

2nd - 6.653

3rd - 4.948

4th - 4.102

5th - 3.517

Overall

1st - 9.315

2nd - 6.653

3rd - 4.948

4th - 4.102

5th - 3.517

Fuel System
Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Exhaust
Black, staggered exhaust with slash-cut mufflers
Black, staggered exhaust with slash-cut mufflers
Fuel Capacity
2.1 gal.
2.1 gal.
Oil Capacity
With filter - 2.8 qt.
With filter - 2.8 qt.
MPG Rating
Estimated City / Hwy - 48 mpg
Estimated City / Hwy - 48 mpg

Operational

Rake
30.2°
30.2°
Trail
5.3 in.
5.3 in.

Other

Additional Colors

Vivid Black

Billiard Teal

Midnight Crimson

Vivid Black

Billiard Teal

Midnight Crimson

Features

Key Features

  • Urban riders looking to command attention
  • A powerful stance, smooth ride and sharp handling
  • 1200cc Air-Cooled Evolution® V-Twin engine

Pricing

  • ABS - $795
  • Security System - $395
  • California Emissions - $100

Key Features

  • Urban riders looking to command attention
  • A powerful stance, smooth ride and sharp handling
  • 1200cc Air-Cooled Evolution® V-Twin engine

Pricing

  • ABS - $795
  • Security System - $395
  • California Emissions - $100