The Harley-Davidson globally present this Forty-Eight model in 2010. The Harley Davidson Forty-Eight distinguishes itself from the rest of the Harley range with its distinctive design elements like the beefy front wheel, slammed speedometer and rearview mirrors mounted under the handlebar. 2014, Harley Davidson made some changes in Forty Eight model includes bigger brake rotors, more powerful calipers and stainless steel braided lines also features a new closed loop exhaust system which Harley says is designed to meet future worldwide emission norms.
The Harley Davidson Forty-Eight comes powered by a 1202cc, air cooled V-Twin engine which produces close to 60bhp @ 5500rpm of power and 90Nm @3500rpm of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox and offers oodles of torque across the entire rev range. Harley-Davidson is offering 292mm and 260mm discs at the front and rear respectively. The motorcycle Forty Eight has Chrome, staggered shorty exhaust with dual slash-cut mufflers, 2255mm overall length, 1520mm wheelbase with 100mm ground clearance. The motorcycle Forty Eight has 4-inch Speedometer mounted low and integrated into handlebar clamp electronic with 2 digital trip meter and one Analog Tachometer.
The motorcycle Harley Davidson Forty Eight is avaliable in Silver/Black shades. This Forty Eight motorcycle competes Triumph Thunderbird Storm and Indian Scout.