2016 Harley-Davidson® XL1200X - Sportster® Forty-Eight®, 2016 Harley-Davidson® Sportster® Forty-Eight® The redesigned 2016 Forty-Eight® motorcycle comes at you with more low-slung Dark Custom™ attitude than ever, from its fat front end to its new cast aluminum wheels.
We didn’t rebuild it. We reloaded it.
The first time the world saw this gas tank was 1948. But the world has never seen that iconic tank sitting atop anything quite like this. The Forty-Eight® motorcycle has been reborn. Everything that was great about it has been cranked up to a more intense level. Better seat. Better suspension. New lightweight mag wheels. Awesome brakes. And now the tank is sporting 70’s inspired graphics. Welcome to the next page of history written in Dark Custom™ iron.Features May Include:
- Authentic Styling
When the first Sportster motorcycle roared onto the scene in 1957 the world had never seen anything like it. Rawboned, powerful and looking for action. The styling cues that lit up the street in those early years would soon become a part of everything from race bikes to outlaw choppers as they spread throughout the motorcycling world. Take a look at the offering for 2016 and one thing becomes instantly clear. The best way to get the style that made the Sportster motorcycle famous is to get a Sportster motorcycle of your own. The narrow frame is more agile than ever. The rumbling V-Twin and muscular front end feel more powerful than ever. The flawless steel and jewel-like fuel tank reveal their authentic American motorcycle roots in every inch of detail.
- Iconic Engine
The Evolution engine riding in the nimble Sportster frame is a prime example of the power, durability and proven reliability The Motor Company was built on. Born from the legendary Shovelhead and Ironhead engines, it’s been the power at the center of a Sportster motorcycle since 1984. Its overhead valve design and four-cam gear train have their roots in the company’s race program, and you know it when you feel the surge of brute torque that accompanies every twist of the throttle. The air-cooled V-Twin design with a compact one-piece crankcase/transmission fits the narrow Sportster profile like a fist in a fingerless glove. We began with a strong, trouble-free design. Then gave it constant refinement to bring us to the modern powerplant of today. A testament to the unwavering hunger for advancement in motor technology that has always driven Harley-Davidson.
What the eye sees and the rider feels on a Sportster motorcycle goes deep beneath the surface. Which is where you’ll find some our latest technology hard at work. The immaculate styling is due in part to an integrated electrical system that reduces wiring harnesses, switches, relays and fuses. The new seats throughout the Sportst
- Condition Used
- Year 2016
- Make Harley-Davidson®
- Model XL1200X - Sportster® Forty-Eight®
- Category Cruiser
- Type Motorcycle
- Location Columbia, MO
- Mileage 2,115
- Stock Number PU00144B
- Primary Color RED
- Price $9,995
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Head Motor Company is a family-owned automotive dealership in Columbia, MO offering new Indian and Royal Enfield motorcycles, Kawasaki, Can Am, and Polaris ATVs and UTVs. As well as pre-owned motorcycles, cars, trucks, ATVs and UTVs from a wide variety of manufacturers, including Harley Davidson, Chevy, Ford, Dodge, and more. We also have a certified full service service department for ATVs, UTVs, motorcycles and autos. We have parts for all makes of motorcycles and manufacturers we sell.