Harley Davidson XR 1200 prototype

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Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept

Inspired by the all-conquering XR650 racer, the new Harley XR1200 variation was displayed at the Intermot and could be produced within the By Art Friedman.

At the Intermot Show in Germany, Harley-Davidson displayed prototype XR1200 variation of the 1200 motorcycle. Styled the XR750 dirttrack racer, the XR bike features high-performance suspension and Nissin brakes. In it’s intended to be the Sportster emphasizes sport.

The bike was to test the reaction of show and if it sees a positive reaction, says the motorcycle will go production, probably within the

Styling cues from the 750 include the solo-style seat its tailsection (which actually a passenger pad atop it), the finish on the engine and triple the fuel tank shape and the blacked-out inverted Showa with the headlight tucked it and an abbreviated fender, special blacked-out cast wheels, and an system that mimics the pipe with its huge muffler, although the exhaust on the street XR seems to have two The wheels wear specially Dunlop Qualifier tires, a in front and a 180/55ZR17 on the rear. are stopped by three Nissin disc brakes.

Harley’s traditional air cleaner is from the right side of the and the airbox appears to be tucked up the fuel tank. That may been done to accommodate the fuel injection that the uses. Harley offered no on what internal changes, if have been made to the Sportster engine, but says the target is 85 to 90.

This is not the first time Harley has conceived of a street inspired by the hugely successful racer. Back in the 1980s, it the XR1000, which had an XR-style top end on cases, though the overall of that motorcycle was less the racebike’s. That limited-production was one of Harley’s rare flops, and languished in showrooms.

However, about 15 minutes the last one was sold, they became collectibles and prices Although Harley-Davidson has said this bike is aimed at the European market, it’s that, if produced, the XR1200 also be sold in other including the United States.

The XR 1200 prototype places an on performance and handling with inspired by the Motor Company’s XR 750 dirt track racer.

The XR 1200 Prototype features:

XR styling

1200cc air-cooled with downdraft fuel (85-90 HP target)

Specially Showa suspension with inverted front forks

performance four-piston caliper brakes

Unique lightweight cast with dirt track-inspired

Harley-Davidson XR 1200 Concept

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