2009 Buell Firebolt XB12R motorcycle review @ Top Speed

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Buell Firebolt XB12R



Buell take control of the road in ready to fuel the passion of the demanding sportbike riders on the or track.

Buell sportbikes an athletic motorcycle riding which allows the rider to enjoy the handling advantages of the Trilogy of Technology: chassis mass centralization, and low unsprung Designed to respond intuitively to commands, Buell sportbikes real-world street performance race-proven design.

The 2009 Firebolt is a muscular sportfighter award-winning handling and raw torque a 45-degree air-cooled V-Twin Designed from the rider each Buell sportbike V-Twin power with precision and agility.

The original Buell sportfighter, the Firebolt XB12R has evolved one of the most versatile sportbikes on any or track today. The Firebolt is for the precise handling provided by a wheelbase, 21-degree rake and trail. Combining agility the performance of an American-made Thunderstorm air-cooled 1203 cc V-Twin the Firebolt delivers both and performance.

The blacked-out Thunderstorm produces 103 peak horsepower at rpm, and 84 ft. lbs. of peak at 6000 rpm, with 85 of peak torque available 2500 rpm. The Buell Exhaust system utilizes a in the dual-chamber muffler that is by the ECM and adjusts exhaust flow to riding conditions to smooth delivery and optimize engine

The 2009 Firebolt has enhanced performance from the Buell front brake, a four-pad, system also used on the and originally developed for the Buell race motorcycle. Three-zone Diablo Corsa III tires are now standard equipment on the Firebolt.

Up the Firebolt features a fully Showa inverted fork, the rear is equipped with an Showa shock.

The Veyance drive belt with Plus technology, based on the developed for the Buell 1125R, is and durable while weighing four pounds less a chain drive.


Buell calls the XB12R a superbike, but we can’t noticing that it is a more one compared to the 1125R and even the models. This basically it from the battle with the liter class models as the Honda CBR1000RR. Yamaha R1. GSX-R1000 and Kawasaki ZX-10R. but from that with the alternatives to the same just models. These are the BMW S1000RR.

RSV4. Ducati1198. 1098R and 848 .

Given this fact, the Buell Firebolt XB12R is a user-friendly alternative for those who still plenty to learn and to take it step by step.

With incomparable styling, the XB12R blends innovative with premium components to an extraordinary riding experience.

The comes with clip-on-style for optimal control, an aerodynamic with dual projector-beam and a covered trim passenger

New colors include Midnight with Cherry Bomb wheels and Arctic White Hero Blue translucent with color-match translucid For 2009 the Firebolt has blacked-out powertrain and other components.


Buell Firebolt XB12R

High performing and attractive, the 2009 Buell XB12R turns out to be a fairly piece of American engineering, the $9,995 MSRP.


Engine: Thunderstorm® air/oil/fan-cooled, 45 V-Twin

Valves: OHV, two per cylinder, self-adjusting

Intake: airbox

Exhaust: Tuned, resonance chamber with valve and mass-centralized mounting

84 ft. lbs. @ 6000 rpm (113.9 nm @ rpm)

Horsepower: 103 hp @ 6800 rpm


Oil Capacity: 2.5 qts. L)

Buell Firebolt XB12R
Buell Firebolt XB12R
Buell Firebolt XB12R
Buell Firebolt XB12R
Buell Firebolt XB12R
Buell Firebolt XB12R

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