Buyers Guide 2016 Victory Vegas | Buyer's Guide

2016 Victory Vegas | Buyer’s Guide

2016 Victory Vegas | Motorcycle Buyer’s Guide

2016 Victory Vegas | Buyer's Guide
2016 Victory Vegas

Pushing ahead with a 21-inch Dunlop Elite 3 front tire under a minimal fender, the new 2016 Victory Vegas makes a bold cruising statement.

Red is a primary color for the Vegas, with even the frame getting the scarlet treatment. The wheel, motor, and exhaust are blacked out, with a few metal highlights shining through. Like all gasoline-powered Victory motorcycles, the Vegas gets the powerful Freedom 106/6 V-twin power-plant that has plenty of torque for runs down Fremont Street.

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2016 Victory Vegas Specs:

ENGINE

  • Motor type: Freedom 106/6 V-twin
  • Bore x stroke: 101 x 108mm
  • Displacement: 106 cubic inches (1731cc)
  • Compression ratio: 9.4:1
  • Valve train: SOHC, 4vpc, hydraulic lifters and cam chain adjusters
  • Fuel system: EFI w/ dual 45mm throttle bodies
  • Cooling: Air/oil
  • Primary drive: Gear drive w/ torque compensator
  • Final drive: Carbon fiber reinforced belt
  • Transmission: 6-speed constant mesh overdrive w/ wet clutch

SUSPENSION

  • Front: Telescopic forks w/ 5.1 inches of travel
  • Rear: Preload-adjustable shock w/ 3.0 inches of travel

BRAKES

Front: 300mm floating disc w/ 4-piston caliper

Rear: 300mm floating disc w/ 2-piston caliper

TIRES

  • Front: Dunlop D418F Elite 3; 90 90-21 54H
  • Rear: Dunlop D417; 180/55B18 74H

WHEELS

  • Front: 21” x 2.15”
  • Rear: 18” x 5.5”

DIMENSIONS

  • Fuel capacity: 4.5 gallons
  • Rake: 33 degrees
  • Trail: 5.0 inches
  • Ground clearance: 5.3 inches
  • Seat height: 25.2 inches
  • Wheelbase: 67.1 inches
  • Overall length: 96.9 inches
  • Dry weight: 655 pounds

2016 Victory Vegas Color:

  • Sunset Red

2016 Victory Vegas Price:

  • MSRP From $13,499

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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