Motorcycle Types Cruiser 2012 Harley Sportster Custom | Quick Look

2012 Harley Sportster Custom | Quick Look

2012 Harley-Davidson Motorcycle

Functionally unchanged this year, the Sportster 1200 Custom will be known as the model that ushered in the H-D1 factory customization option.

Expanding to a number of additional models in 2012, the H-D1 process allows the 1200 Custom owner to make significant changes to his bike’s seat, handlebar, foot control, wheel, security, paint, and engine finish, even before the factory builds it.

This also makes the bike extremely versatile, as it can be anything from a feet-forward cruiser to a mid-control touring mount.

2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster 1200 Custom Quick Stats:

  • ENGINE TYPE: Pushrod V-twin
  • BORE x STROKE: 3.5″ x 3.812″
  • TRANSMISSION: 5-speed
  • WHEELBASE: 59.9 inches
  • RAKE: 29.9 degrees
  • SEAT HEIGHT:: 28.5 inches
  • CURB WEIGHT: 582 pounds
  • PRICE: $10,299

For a look into the 2011/2012 motorcycle lineup, check out Ultimate MotorCycling Digital Buyer’s Guide.

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Don Williams
Don Williams
With 50 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on."

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