Motorcycle Types Cruiser 2012 Harley Switchback | Quick Look

2012 Harley Switchback | Quick Look

2012 Harley-Davidson Motorcycle

New for 2012, the Harley-Davidson Dyna Switchback builds on the success of the CVO Convertible.

The Switchback is a custom touring motorcycle with easily detachable hard saddlebags and quick-detach windshield; it takes just a couple of minutes to transform the Switchback into a custom street cruiser.

Chassis, suspension, and tires are designed to deliver light, confident handling. Cleanly styled, the Switchback uses the 4.7-gallon Street Bob fuel tank.

For riding, the bend of the mini- ape handlebars with a pullback riser combine with full-length rider footboards and a two-up touring seat to offer riders all-day comfort.

2012 Harley-Davidson Switchback Quick Stats:

  • ENGINE TYPE: Pushrod V-twin
  • RAKE: 29.9 degrees
  • BORE x STROKE: 3.875″ x 4.38″
  • SEAT HEIGHT: 27.4 inches
  • TRANSMISSION: 6-speed
  • CURB WEIGHT: 718 pounds
  • WHEELBASE: 62.8 inches
  • PRICE: $15,999

For a review of the 2012 Harley-Davidson Switchback, click here. For a look into the entire 2011 motorcycle lineup, check out the Ultimate MotorCycling Digital Buyer’s Guide.

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Don Williams
Don Williamshttp://www.ultimatemotorcycling.com
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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