Colonial Harley-Davidson®
1701 Temple Parkway, Prince George, VA 23875

(804) 861-4700
Forty-Eight<sup>®</sup>
Forty-Eight<sup>®</sup>

Forty-Eight®

Description

Yeah, you’ll make a statement. The first time the world saw this iconic 2.1-gallon gas tank was in 1948. But the world has never seen it sitting atop anything quite like this. The Forty-Eight® motorcycle. Designed with its signature bulldog stance and the powerful 1200cc Evolution® engine. Large 49mm front forks, an adjustable rear suspension, cast aluminum wheels with floating rotors and powerful brakes bring plenty of handling and comfort to this heavy-hitting style.

Specification

Length 85.2in
Fuel Capacity 2.1gal
Dry Weight 545lbs
Ground clearance 4.3in
Seat Height 1.0in
Rake (steering head) (deg) 30.2
Trail 5.3in
Wheelbase 1,495mm
Tires, front specifications 130/90B16 73H
Tires, rear specification 150/80B16 77H
Oil capacity 2.8qt.
Weight, as shipped 545lbs
Weight, in running order 556 lb. (252 kg)
Luggage capacity – Volume N/A
Engine Air-cooled, Evolution®
Bore 3.5in
Stroke 3.8in
Displacement 1,202cm3
Compression ratio 10:01
Fuel system Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Exhaust Black, staggered exhaust with slash-cut mufflers
Primary drive (*Cert) Chain, 38/57 ratio
Gear Ratios (overall) 1st (*Cert) 9.315
Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd (*Cert) 6.653
Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd (*Cert) 4.948
Gear Ratios (overall) 4th (*Cert) 4.102
Gear Ratios (overall) 5th (*Cert) 3.517
Gear Ratios (overall) 6th (*Cert) N/A
Engine torque testing method J1349
Engine torque (*Cert) 73.0ft-lb
Lean angle, right (deg.) 27.1
Lean angle, left (deg.) 27.1
Fuel economy 4.9l/100 km
Wheels, optional style type N/A
Wheels, front type Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum w/ Machined Highlights
Wheels, rear type Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum w/ Machined Highlights
Brakes, caliper type Dual-piston front, Dual-piston rear
Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps High beam, neutral, low oil pressure, turn signals, engine diagnostics, low fuel warning, low battery, security system (if equipped), ABS (if equipped)
Gauges Handlebar-mounted electronic speedometer with odometer, time-of-day clock, dual tripmeter, low fuel warning light, low oil pressure light, engine diagnostics readout, LED indicator lights
Vivid Black
River Rock Gray Denim
Stone Washed White Pearl
Performance Orange
Stiletto Red