Buell's profilation of this bike The urban streetfighter is loaded with rugged style. Powered by a 984 cc Thunderstorm® air/oil/fan cooled, fuel-injected 45° V-Twin; you’ll be ready for anything the city throws your way.
General information Model: Buell Lightning CityX XB9SX Year: 2008 Category: Naked bike Rating: 75.9 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes Price as new (MSRP): US$ 8895. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc. Engine and transmission Displacement: 983.28 ccm (60.00 cubic inches) Engine type: V2, four-stroke Power: 92.00 HP (67.2 kW)) @ 7500 RPM Torque: 94.92 Nm (9.7 kgf-m or 70.0 ft.lbs) @ 5500 RPM Compression: 10.0:1 Valves per cylinder: 2 Fuel system: Injection. 45 mm down draft DDFI III fuel injection Fuel control: OHV Lubrication system: Dry-sump Cooling system: Oil & air Gearbox: 5-speed Transmission type, final drive: Belt Clutch: Wet, multi-plate, compensated Exhaust system: Tuned, tri-pass resonance chamber with mass-centralized mounting Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels Frame type: Aluminum frame with Uniplanar™ powertrain vibration isolation system, fuel in frame Rake (fork angle): 21.0° Front suspension: 43 mm Showa inverted forks with adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload Front suspension travel: 120 mm (4.7 inches) Rear suspension: Showa coil-over monoshock with adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload Rear suspension travel: 129 mm (5.1 inches) Front tyre dimensions: 120/70-ZR17 Rear tyre dimensions: 180/55-ZR17 Front brakes: Single disc Rear brakes: Single disc Rear brakes diameter: 240 mm (9.4 inches) Physical measures and capacities Dry weight: 176.9 kg (390.0 pounds) Power/weight ratio: 0.5201 HP/kg Overall length: 1,935 mm (76.2 inches) Overall width: 820 mm (32.3 inches) Ground clearance: 110 mm (4.4 inches) Wheelbase: 1,321 mm (52.0 inches) Fuel capacity: 14.45 litres (3.82 gallons) Other specifications Starter: Electric Color options: Hero Blue Translucid, Kick Ash Translucid Further information
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