Buell Lightning CityX

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Buell Lightning CityX XB12SX

commuting — with

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The Buell Lightning XB9SX is touted as a radical to run of the mill commuters. Based on the 900 — a bike that’s as mad as a box of monkeys — the CityX City Cross in case you twigged) has a few tweaks to make it more of a laugh.

The Lightning XB9SX is our new urban streetfighter, and engineered for rapid city said Patrice Morin, UK’s marketing manager. is a bike for the rider who needs to taxis, slip past queues with ease and their favourite shortcut.

You may notice that the tank of course is actually the airbox) and are both made of a translucent plastic. Yes, you can see through and look at the gubbins underneath. a pretty unique style, it good and it certainly adds to the out from the crowd effect.

it may well match your if you happen to be a creative type!

is subtly adjusted from the Lightning. Normal and Lighting are I have to say, words I normally link together. But this is even less The whole bike is colour in a mean and moody — but not cliched — way, black and blue abounding, the clocks are illuminated in a gentle


Of course town get filthy, so the CityX has black and lower panels to minimise the of cleaning. Tyres are rather than on the standard Lightning the need to absorb the potholes and of urban roads instead of ultimate lean angles. it should still go round pretty well.

Practicality gets the nod, with hand guards ideal for grotty winter as well as protecting fingers van door mirrors — and a style handlebar giving and a higher riding position. a soft rubber pad to protect parts from the tank/airbox and to it against scuffing if you use a tankbag.

The hasn’t changed, so you still get the 984cc vee twin giving a 83bhp and loads of torque. drive, mass centralised exhaust, oil in frame and fuel in all remain, as does the GP steering So it’ll be fantastic in town.

It also gets the Buell ZTF brake, meaning that will not be a problem. Understatement.

Blue Translucent bodywork


Handlebar deflectors

X airbox guard

Super crossbar handlebars

Buell Lightning CityX XB12SX

Villain black wheels, registration plate bracket

Scorpion Sync tyres

ZTL braking system

Buell 984cc fuel-injected air/oil/fan-cooled engine

Power: 83hp/84PS/ @6600rpm (EU standard EC95/1)

63.14ft.lb / 85.6Nm @5600rpm (EU EC95/1)

Smooth drive system

Not only that, but at an retail price of just it’s an absolute bargain and head to head with pretty anodyne competition.

The CityX launches this and we’re gagging to try one. this space.

Buell Lightning CityX XB12SX
Buell Lightning CityX XB12SX
Buell Lightning CityX XB12SX
Buell Lightning CityX XB12SX
Buell Lightning CityX XB12SX

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