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Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline

Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline review

Blackline is the latest model to go

Mark Hinchliffe road and reviews the Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline.

a woman’s impossibly high and stiletto heel, the Harley-Davidson is an impractical fashion trend. look great, but for the wearer/rider are fairly impractical to wear/ride.

than being deterred by the the wearer/rider sadistically is drawn in by the at me factor. And riding this bad boy the street you are bound to attract As we photographed the bike near a site, it was tools down as the gathered to check out Harley’s

At $25,750 it’s the cheapest and so it should be as it is stripped to the bone for To be fair, it is also loaded up some tasty chrome. It be heresy to compare a Harley to a cruiser, but it does stand up in value against its American Victory (Jackpot $28,490 and $22,495-$24,495).

Speaking of heresy, now come with a rev counter and indicator. This may not come as a shock to riders of other but in the traditional world of Harley big news. Thankfully, it’s included in the very small LCD on the single analogue speedo

It is powered by the same rigid-mounted, Twin Cam 96B V-Twin engine fuel injection and six-speed as other Softails.

Harley’s is the latest model to go dark. The and blackened Softail joins dark custom models in the such as the top-selling 883 Iron It’s not dark but minimalist a pared to the bone look.

The rear fender is bobbed a slim 144mm tyre, the single headlight and speedo are low into the wide FX front and the laced wheels are black-rimmed. At 63cm it is also the lowest yet produced by Harley. It features a and silver engine, shaved fuel tank and split handlebars.

Low seat, high and handlebars, and a 21-inch skinny tyre are a recipe for tricky Harley couldn’t have the task any more difficult if had put it on roller skates. A big front requires a wide handlebar to it.

Thankfully the rear tyre is so it turns a lot better than

After a while you settle the groove of the machine, slow acknowledge the envious looks passersby and plug into the of the engine. Like a stiletto, it become any easier to handle and soon you are taking a break to your aching back. when the crowd will to admire the Milwaulkee metalwork.

Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline

Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline

Price: (+ $400 for two-tone paint)

24 months (unlimited km)


Engine: 121Nm, 1584cc Twin Cam 96B

Transmission: 6-speed drive

Economy: 6.72L/100km 4.36L/100km (highway)

Dimensions 2362 (L), 610 (seat), (WB), 133 (clearance)

Tyres: MH90-21 54H; 77H

Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline
Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline
Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline
Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline

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