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Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster Specs

The Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Harley-Davidson . In this version sold from year 1995 , the dry weight is 223.0 kg (491.6 pounds) and it is equiped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 50.00 HP (36.5 kW) @ 5200 RPM and a maximum torque of 75.50 Nm (7.7 kgf-m or 55.7 ft.lbs) @ 3600 RPM . With this drive-train, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are  on the front, and  on the rear. As for stopping power, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster braking system includes Single disc size  at the front and Single disc size  at the rear. 

Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster General Information

Brand Harley-Davidson 
Model Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster 
Start year 1995 
Year 1995 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Seat Height 737 mm (29.0 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 223.0 kg (491.6 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2242 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1189.00 ccm (72.55 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke
Compression Ratio
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 50.00 HP (36.5 kW) @ 5200 RPM 
Maximum torque 75.50 Nm (7.7 kgf-m or 55.7 ft.lbs) @ 3600 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

Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster Performance

Top Speed
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions

Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much horsepower does a Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster have?
The Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster has 50.00 HP (36.5 kW) @ 5200 RPM.

How much does a Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster weighs?
The Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster weighs 223.0 kg (491.6 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster?
The Harley-Davidson 1200 Sportster seat height is 737 mm (29.0 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.