2012 Harley-Davidson MotorcycleImagine going back to a time when long-distance tourers did not have every technological bell and whistle thrown at the rider-that’s where the Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail Classic takes you.
With a new Twin Cam 103B motor with counterbalancing to keep vibration at bay, this bag- and backrest-equipped bike has a quick-remove windshield for when local riding is in order.Full-coverage FL fenders keeps the splash away from the rider and passenger in inclement weather, and the studded leather saddlebags expand on the authentic look.ABS is an available option.2012 Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail Classic Quick Stats:
ENGINE TYPE: Pushrod V-twin
BORE x STROKE: 3.875″ x 4.38″
RAKE: 31 degrees
WHEELBASE: 64.5 inches
SEAT HEIGHT: 27.1 inches
CURB WEIGHT: 761 pounds
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This week Teejay chats to Tyler Poppe. Tyler works on the TV show Mayans MC–and yet he doesn’t ride an American V-Twin. Wassup with that?? Also, Arthur finds out from friend Mike Cardillo about his thoughts on the full-size version of the Kawasaki KLX 140R F trail bike.