2008 Buell Lightning XB12Scg specifications, pictures, reviews and rating
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|Buell's profilation of this bike|
|All the exceptional handling characteristics of the original Lightning® packaged in a streetfighter that boasts an even lower center of gravity.|
|Model:||Buell Lightning XB12Scg|
|Rating:||66.2 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|
|Valves per cylinder:||2|
|Fuel system:||Injection. 49 mm down draft DDFI III fuel injection|
|Cooling system:||Oil & air|
|Clutch:||Wet, multi-plate, compensated|
|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:||41 mm Showa inverted forks with adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload|
|Front suspension travel:||79 mm (3.1 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|
|Rear brakes:||Single disc|
|Physical measures and capacities|
|Dry weight:||179.2 kg (395.0 pounds)|
|Power/weight ratio:||0.5749 HP/kg|
|Overall length:||1,923 mm (75.7 inches)|
|Overall width:||754 mm (29.7 inches)|
|Wheelbase:||1,316 mm (51.8 inches)|
|Fuel capacity:||14.45 litres (3.82 gallons)|
|Color options:||Cherry Bomb Translucid, Valencia Orange Translucid, Midnight Black|
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