Buell's profilation of this bike An American streetfighter with radical 52´ wheelbase, 21° rake and 3.3´ of trail. Great agility for any riding situation. 1203 cc Thunderstorm® air/oil/fan-cooled, fuel-injected 45° V-Twin pulls like a freight train right off idle.
General information Model: Buell Lightning XB12S Year: 2008 Category: Naked bike Rating: 74.4 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes Price as new (MSRP): US$ 10495. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc. Engine and transmission Displacement: 1202.88 ccm (73.40 cubic inches) Engine type: V2, four-stroke Power: 103.00 HP (75.2 kW)) @ 6800 RPM Torque: 113.90 Nm (11.6 kgf-m or 84.0 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM Compression: 10.0:1 Valves per cylinder: 2 Fuel system: Injection. 49 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, reduced lever effort Exhaust system: Tuned, tri-pass resonance chamber with InterActive valve and 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: 127 mm (5.0 inches) Front tyre dimensions: 120/70-ZR17 Rear tyre dimensions: 180/55-ZR17 Front brakes: Single disc. 8-piston calipers Rear brakes: Single disc. 2-piston calipers Rear brakes diameter: 240 mm (9.4 inches) Physical measures and capacities Dry weight: 179.2 kg (395.0 pounds) Power/weight ratio: 0.5749 HP/kg Overall length: 1,935 mm (76.2 inches) Overall width: 754 mm (29.7 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: Midnight Black, Valencia Orange Translucid, Cherry Bomb Translucid Further information
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