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Buell X1 Lightning Specs

(1999)
The Buell X1 Lightning model is a Naked bike bike manufactured by Buell . In this version sold from year 1999 , the dry weight is  and it is equipped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 90.00 HP (65.7 kW) @ 6200 RPM and a maximum torque of 108.00 Nm (11.0 kgf-m or 79.7 ft.lbs) @ 5600 RPM . With this drive-train, the Buell X1 Lightning is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 216.0 km/h (134.2 mph) . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Buell X1 Lightning has a  frame with front suspension being  and at the rear, it is equipped with  . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-ZR17 on the front, and 170/60-ZR17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Buell X1 Lightning braking system includes Single disc size 340 mm (13.4 inches) at the front and Single disc size 240 mm (9.4 inches) at the back. 

Buell X1 Lightning General Information

Brand Buell 
Model Buell X1 Lightning 
Start year 1999 
Year 1999 
Category Naked bike 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Buell X1 Lightning Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,410 mm (55.5 inches) 
Length
Width
Height
Seat Height 820 mm (32.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-ZR17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 170/60-ZR17 
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 340 mm (13.4 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 240 mm (9.4 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 221.0 kg (487.2 pounds) 
Dry Weight
Front Percentage of Weight 50.0 
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 17.00 litres (4.49 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel 119 mm (4.7 inches) 
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel 125 mm (4.9 inches) 

Buell X1 Lightning Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Injection 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1199.00 ccm (73.16 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 88.8 x 96.8 mm (3.5 x 3.8 inches) 
Compression Ratio 10.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 90.00 HP (65.7 kW) @ 6200 RPM 
Maximum torque 108.00 Nm (11.0 kgf-m or 79.7 ft.lbs) @ 5600 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Belt 
Clutch type
Driveline

Buell X1 Lightning Performance

Top Speed 216.0 km/h (134.2 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) 4.200 seconds 
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear 18.500 seconds 
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency 0.56 litres/100 km (178.6 km/l or 420.04 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 13.0 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions

Buell X1 Lightning Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a Buell X1 Lightning have?
The Buell X1 Lightning has 90.00 HP (65.7 kW) @ 6200 RPM.

How fast is a Buell X1 Lightning?
The Buell X1 Lightning top speed is 216.0 km/h (134.2 mph).

How tall (seat height) is a Buell X1 Lightning?
The Buell X1 Lightning seat height is 820 mm (32.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Buell X1 Lightning have?
The Buell X1 Lightning have 5 gears.