Buyers Guide 2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price

With its defiant shark nose fairing featuring dual Daymaker Reflector LED Headlamps, the 2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra is one of the most sought-after touring rigs.

A full dresser with all the bells and whistles, this year it gets the new Twin-Cooled Milwaukee-Eight 107 powerplant for impressive cool-running performance.

The suspension is also upgraded for 2017, with Showa Dual Bending Valve forks and emulsion rear shocks that feature hand-adjustable spring-preload. The Tour Pak makes sure you have plenty of room for the gear needed for a cross-country tour, while cruise control makes peeling off the miles effortless.

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2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra Specs:

ENGINE

  • Motor: Single cam, pushrod V-twin; 4vpc
  • Bore x stroke: 3.937” x 4.375”
  • Displacement: 107 cubic inches (1746cc)
  • Maximum torque: 114 ft/lbs @ 3250 rpm
  • Compression ratio: 10.0:1
  • Cooling: Air and liquid
  • Fuel system: Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection
  • Lubrication: Dry sump
  • Transmission: 6-speed Cruise Drive
  • Clutch: Hydraulically actuated assist-and-slip
  • Primary drive: Chain
  • Final drive: Belt

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra for saleCHASSIS

  • Frame: Mild tubular steel w/ two-piece stamped and welded backbone
  • Front suspension: Showa 49mm Dual Bending Valve
  • Rear suspension: Emulsion shock w/ hand-adjustable spring-preload
  • Front tire: 130/80-17; Dunlop Harley-Davidson D408F
  • Rear tire: 180/65-16; Dunlop Harley-Davidson D407T
  • Wheels: Cast aluminum Impeller
  • Front brakes: 320mm floating rotors w/ four-piston calipers
  • Rear brake: 320mm fixed rotor w/ four-piston caliper
  • ABS: Standard

DIMENSIONS and CAPACITIES

  • L x W x H: 101.2 x 36.3 x 56.5 inches
  • Wheelbase: 64 inches
  • Seat height (laden): 27.2 inches
  • Seat height (unladen): 29.0 inches
  • Rake: 26 degrees
  • Fork angle: 29.3 degrees
  • Trail: 6.7 inches
  • Right lean angle: 31.9 degrees
  • Left lean angle: 31.8 degrees
  • Fuel capacity: 6 gallons
  • EPA estimated fuel consumption: 43 mpg
  • Curb weight: 929 pounds

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra Colors:

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

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra Prices (MSRP):

  • $26,299 (Vivid Black)
  • $26,899 (Black Quartz)
  • $27,399 (two-tone)
  • $27,599 (Bonneville Blue/Fathom Blue).

 

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Don Williamshttp://www.ultimatemotorcycling.com
With 45 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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