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Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster Specs

The Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster model is a Classic bike manufactured by Harley-Davidson . In this version sold from year 1971 , the dry weight is  and it is equiped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 65.00 HP (47.4 kW) @ 6300 RPM and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 180.0 km/h (111.8 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 3.75-19 on the front, and 4.25-18 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster braking system includes Expanding brake size  at the front and Expanding brake size  at the rear. 

Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster General Information

Brand Harley-Davidson 
Model Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster 
Start year 1971 
Year 1971 
Category Classic 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Seat Height
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 3.75-19 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 4.25-18 
Front brakes Expanding brake 
Rear brakes Expanding brake 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids) 240.0 kg (529.1 pounds) 
Dry Weight
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 15.00 litres (3.96 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 882.00 ccm (53.82 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 76.2 x 96.8 mm (3.0 x 3.8 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration OHV 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 65.00 HP (47.4 kW) @ 6300 RPM 
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 4-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type

Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster Performance

Top Speed 180.0 km/h (111.8 mph) 
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 XLH 900 Sportster Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type
How much horsepower does a Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster have?
The Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster has 65.00 HP (47.4 kW) @ 6300 RPM.

How fast is a Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster?
The Harley-Davidson XLH 900 Sportster top speed is 180.0 km/h (111.8 mph).