Harley-Davidson, the American cult motorcycle maker, has launched the Dark Custom models of its three popular motorcycles – Street 750, Forty Eight and Iron 883 – in the Indian market. While the Iron 883 and Forty-Eight Sportsters received updated front and adjustable rear suspension, improved seating and new mag wheels, the Street 750 gets tuned front and rear braking system. For the first time, the High Output Twin Cam 103 engine has been introduced on these Softail Harleys.
The 2016 Harley-Davidson Street 750 motorcycle receives multiple functional enhancements for better riding experience and performance. Though, the more comprehensive changes have been made to its braking system. The bike gets new front and rear brakes with larger calipers and rotors, new brake and clutch levers and more ergonomic rear brake pedal position. The improved wire harness routing and radiator tucked horn bracket further aid to its functionality. The 3.5-inch electronic speedometer gets a hot coolant LED indicator lights.
New Updates on the 2016 Harley-Davidson Street 750
• New front and rear adjustable brakes
• New brake rotors
• Ergonomic rear brake pedal position
• Wider brake and clutch lever
• Improved wire harness routing
• Horn bracket behind radiator
• Hot coolant LED indicator lights
With aggressive Dark Custom treatment, the Harley-Davidson Street 750 looks pure rebellion and premium. The bike rides on the black 7-spoke cast aluminum wheels with machined rim highlights. Other design elements include 3-D chrome badge, Milwaukee steel teardrop fuel tank, blacked-out wheels, all-black exhaust and premium paint job.
Power for the Harley-Davidson Street 750 comes from the 749 cc Revolution X™ liquid-cooled engine with Mikuni single port fuel injection system. It puts out a maximum torque of 59Nm at 4,000rpm, and power above 49bhp. This powertrain is mated with a 6-speed transmission that helps it to deliver instant throttle response for smooth urban riding. The bike offers balanced and quick handling, thanks to the narrow and agile body-built and tight wheelbase. What makes it fun around corners is the suspension system that tuned for rough roads.
Harley-Davidson Street 750 Price in India – Rs. 4.32 lakh
Harley-Davidson Street 750 Mileage – 20kmpl
Engine Type -749 cc Revolution X™ liquid-cooled
Power – Over 49bhp
Torque – 559 @ 4,000rpm
Transmission – 6-speed manual
Acceleration – 0-100kmph in 7.1 seconds
Top Speed – 165kmph
Length – 2,225mm
Seat Height, Unladen – 710
Wheelbase – 1,535mm
Ground Clearance – 145mm
Fuel Tank Capacity – 13.1-litre
Front – Telescopic forks
Rear – Gas charged shocks, Rectangular swingarm
Front – Solid Disc
Rear – Solid Disc
Front – 100/80-17 52H
Rear – 150/70-15 67H R15