Motorcycle Types Cruiser 2014 Star Bolt R-Spec | Quick Look Review

2014 Star Bolt R-Spec | Quick Look Review

2014 Star Spec-R
2014 Star Spec-R

2014 Star Bolt R-Spec

Building on the successful Star 950 platform, the new-for-2014 Bolt is Star’s entrance into the bobber arena.

Compact and low to the ground, the slightly oversquare motor is tuned for low- and mid-range torque for strong acceleration in-town.

Inside, the motor has forged aluminum pistons, four valves per cylinder, and a rubber-damped clutch. A round LED taillight gives the back end of the bike a distinctive appearance.

The R-Spec version shown, which costs $300 more than the standard, gets twin piggyback shocks, suede-style seat with colored stitching, and R-Spec paint and graphics.

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2014 Star Bolt R-Spec Quick Stats:

  • ENGINE TYPE: SOHC 4vpc V-twin
  • BORE x STROKE: 85mm x 83mm
  • COMP. RATIO: 9.0:1
  • TRANSMISSION: 5-speed
  • WHEELBASE: 61.8 inches
  • SEAT HEIGHT: 27.2 inches
  • WET WEIGHT: 540 pounds
  • PRICE: $8290

 

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