2012 Star MotorcycleDiving into the limited production (only 500 will be built) premium cruiser category, the Raider SCL is Star’s most accomplished custom.
It features a high-metallic, six-layer, Blazing Orange metal flake paint job that was created specifically for the Raider SCL.Other exclusive features include custom five-spoke wheels from Performance Machine, a two-tone leather seat with embossed SCL logo, and a hologram SCL badge on the tank.An air-cooled, four-valve, pushrod 113 cubic inch motor with five-speed tranny moves the rolling work of art. The standard Raider and the chrome-enhanced S model are also available.2012 Star Raider SCL Quick Stats:
ENGINE TYPE: Pushrod V-twin
BORE x STROKE: 100mm x 118mm
WHEELBASE: 70.9 inches
RAKE: 39 degrees
SEAT HEIGHT: 27.4 inches
WET WEIGHT: 730 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.