Buyers Guide 2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price

2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T

2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T
2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T

Although not part of the Harley-Davidson Touring line, the 2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T is a legitimate bagger—a junior partner to the Road King and Heritage Softail Classic. Built on the chassis of the Sportster SuperLow 883, the SuperLow 1200T gets the 1202cc motor for longer-distance, higher-speed running.

Touring accoutrements include a 14-inch windshield (quick release), lockable saddlebags, more legroom, a touring seat for two, and floorboards. As touring often takes you onto twisting back roads, the SuperLow 1200T has a bit more cornering clearance than the standard SuperLow—while still managing a 26-inch seat height—and the Michelin Scorcher tires are designed with touring in mind. All five color choices include pinstriping.

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2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T Specs

ENGINE

  • Type: Evolution V-twin
  • Bore x stroke: 3.5 x 3.811 inches
  • Displacement: 73.4 cubic inches (1202cc)
  • Maximum torque: 73 ft/lbs @ 3750 rpm
  • Compression ratio: 10:1
  • Fuel system: Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection
  • Lubrication: Dry sump
  • Cooling: Air
  • Transmission: Five-speed
  • Clutch: Web multi-plate
  • Primary drive: Chain
  • Final drive: Belt

CHASSIS

  • Frame: Mild tubular steel
  • Front suspension: Non-adjustable 39mm forks/4.1 inches of travel
  • Rear suspension: Preload-adjustable emulsion shocks/2.1 inches of travel
  • Front tire: 120/70 x 18; Harley-Davidson Michelin Scorcher 11T
  • Rear tire: 150/60 x 17; Harley-Davidson Michelin Scorcher 11T
  • Front wheel: 18” x 2.15”; Split 5-spoke cast aluminum
  • Rear wheel: 17” x 4.5”; Split 5-spoke cast aluminum
  • Front brake: 300mm disc w/ dual piston caliper
  • Rear: 260mm disc w/ dual piston caliper
  • ABS: Optional ($795)

DIMENSIONS and CAPACITIES

  • L x H x W: 87.6 x 51.9 x 33.7 inches
  • Seat height: 26.1 inches
  • Wheelbase: 59.1 inches
  • Rake: 31.1 degrees
  • Fork angle: 29.7 degrees
  • Trail: 5.7 inches
  • Right lean angle: 25 degrees
  • Left lean angle: 26 degrees
  • Fuel capacity: 4.5 gallons
  • Curb weight: 599 pounds
  • Estimated EPA fuel consumption: 48 mpg

2017 Harley-Davidson Colors:

  • Vivid Black
  • Billet Silver
  • Mysterious Red Sunglo/Velocity Red Sunglo
  • Black Hills Gold/Black Quartz
  • Bonneville Blue/Fathom Blue

2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow 1200T Prices (MSRP):

  • $11,899 (Vivid Black)
  • $12,249 (Billet Silver)
  • $12,449 (Mysterious Red Sunglo/Velocity Red Sunglo; Black Hills Gold/Black Quartz)
  • $12,599 (Bonneville Blue/Fathom Blue)

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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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