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Harley-Davidson Sportster S launched at Rs 15.51 lakh | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

Printed On Dec 04, 2021 06:22:00 PM

The Harley-Davidson Sportster S will get fashionable tech like liquid-cooling, DOHC and VVT.

Harley-Davidson has launched its Revolution Max engine-equipped Sportster S in India at Rs 15.51 lakh. With tech like liquid-cooling, twin overhead camshaft and variable valve timing, the Sportster S is among the most superior cruisers from the American bike firm.

  • The Sportster S makes use of a six-axis IMU

  • Encompasses a 4.0-inch-diameter TFT display

  • 4 trip modes – Street, Sport, Rain and Customized

Harley Davidson Sportster S: Revolution Max engine

One of many highlights of the Sportster is most actually its powertrain. It makes use of Harley’s Revolution Max engine that first made its debut on the Pan America 1250. Whereas it makes round 30hp much less on this utility, at 121hp, it’s nonetheless much more than different Harley fashions of comparable engine capacities. The height torque determine, in the meantime, stands at 114Nm. 

Harley Davidson Sportster S: expertise

This contemporary engine additionally comes geared up with a 6-speed gearbox and a slipper clutch. Options embody a spherical 4.0-inch-diameter TFT display that shows instrumentation and infotainment features. It additionally pairs to smartphones through Bluetooth to allow features comparable to navigation and extra.

Moreover, the Sportster S additionally makes use of a six-axis inertial measurement unit, or IMU, that works with the traction management system. Different digital aids embody Cornering Enhanced Anti-lock Braking System (C-ABS) which takes into consideration the lean angle of the bike. The Sportster S additionally options 4 trip modes – Street, Sport, Rain and Customized. All-LED lighting, cruise management and a tyre strain monitoring system are additionally a part of the characteristic listing.

Harley Davidson Sportster S: chassis

Apparently, the engine is a careworn member of the chassis on the Sportster S, eliminating the standard body. As for suspension, it’s dealt with by a completely adjustable USD fork and monoshock. Braking, in the meantime, is carried out by a 320mm disc and a four-piston, radial monoblock Brembo caliper up entrance, together with a two-piston Brembo caliper and a 260mm disc on the rear.

Harley Davidson Sportster S: colors

The Harley-Davison Sporter S is on the market in three colors – Vivid Black, Stone Washed White Pearl and Midnight Crimson. 

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