2009 Harley-Davidson XR 1200

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Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept

2009 Harley Davidson

Dirt Track-inspired, high street model developed for the European market tops off a line-up

Harley-Davidson announces the intention to begin production of the XR motorcycle for the European market in the of 2008. The XR 1200 is a great high performance, … motorcycle with styling inspired by the legendary Harley-Davidson XR 750 track racer — a built race bike has notched up more race than any racing motorcycle in the of motorcycle sport.

The XR 1200 was first unveiled to huge from customers and the media by Bill Davidson (great-grandson of one of the Motor Company’s founders) at the motorcycle show in October, The incredibly positive reaction we to the XR 1200 Prototype and sustained of anticipation amongst customers and the across Europe confirmed how interest there is in a Harley-Davidson inspired by our racing line Davidson, Director of Motorcycle Development.

Developed with new European in mind

The XR 1200 is the result of a collaboration between the Motor Milwaukee-based product development and Harley-Davidson’s European product team. Reflecting the importance of the market to Harley-Davidson, the European played a significant role in the specifications and ergonomics of the XR 1200, and with US Ride and Handling on suspension, braking and handling

John Lewis, Marketing for Harley-Davidson Europe said: On top of our exciting new model announcements for the XR 1200 is the perfect way to round-off a 2008 product line-up. We are to announce that the XR 1200 go into production in Spring having worked closely our colleagues in the U.S. to create a handling, high performance streetbike that looks and is fun to ride. Feedback from customers and the motorcycle media has overwhelmingly positive so we think the XR will be well received in

Base prices for the XR1200 in will be:

Belgium: €11,395

The €12,995

Luxembourg: €10,895

customer and media reaction

Europe has collected a large of customer and media feedback the XR 1200 Prototype’s unveiling. have been a huge of customer site visits to the dedicated website that the XR 1200.

The result points to the powerful air-cooled European Harley-Davidson yet, with a downdraft fuel injected producing high torque and horsepower. The suspension and braking also been fine to suit European roads. a generous lean angle; tuned Showa sports including 43mm inverted forks; high performance brakes; and specially developed Qualifier tyres, the XR 1200 is set to the best handling Harley-Davidson production machine ever

Product planning collaboration Harley-Davidson’s European and American has thus far proved extremely and bodes well for the future of exciting new addition to the Harley-Davidson Recently, the incredibly successful Night Rod Special was the result of a collaboration and has become one of the top selling models in Europe.

As a package, the XR is a bike full of purpose and coupled with great handling and a unique feel. all else it will be a bike will offer a hugely riding experience.

XR 1200 include:

XR 750-inspired styling and

1200cc high performance finished in as-cast silver

Downdraft fuel injection and controlled active air intake

Specially developed Dunlop tyres (front 120/70ZR18; 180/55ZR17)

Unique lightweight wheels with dirt design

Specially developed sports-tuned suspension including 43mm front forks

Agile and ample cornering clearance

performance Nissin brakes

designed to fit the average height customer

A commanding sport position with wide for leverage and semi-rearset footrests

new instruments with a large tachometer and digital speedo

Technical Specification

(357W @ 2000 rpm, 405W max @ 13.5V) Starting. 1.2 kW electric solenoid shift starter engagement Lights (as per country Quartz Halogen, 55-watt low 60-watt high beam Lights. 5W/21W

Turn Lights. 21W self-canceling

Instruments. compact instruments with

white faced tachometer, speedo, dual trip and clockIndicator Lamps. Hazard lights operated by turn controls;

high beam, low oil pressure, turn signals,

diagnostics, low fuel warnings, low security system

Colour Options

Vivid Mirage Orange Pearl; Denim

Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept
Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept

Model Features

and Ergonomics

Styling and livery by the legendary XR 750 flat track

Wide, black handlebars for track looks and superb

Rear-set footrests for excellent clearance

Ergonomics designed average height European rider

Standard passenger and Intake

Isolation-mounted high 1200cc Evolution V-Twin finished in silver powdercoat

Electronic Sequential Port Injection (ESPFI) and electronically active intake system

Brakes and Tyres

Unique, cast wheels with track inspired 3-spoke finished in black

Powerful dual front brakes 4 piston calipers and 292mm uniform expansion rotors

Qualifier D209 tyres specifically for the XR 1200.

180mm tyre.

Sport-tuned Showa suspension 43mm inverted front and pre-load adjustable twin shock absorbers


Aircraft style aluminium fuel filler

Hands-free Smart Security System

24 months (unlimited mileage)

Interval. First 1,000 (1,600 km),

Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept
Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept
Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept
Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept
Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept
Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept


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