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Harley Davidson  XLCH 1000 Sportster  Standard General Specifications

General Specifications
Make Harley Davidson Model XLCH 1000 Sportster
Year 1973 Engine Air cooled, four stroke, 45° V-Twin, OHV, 2 valves per cylinder.
Displacement CC 997.00
Type Standard Displacement Cubic Inches 60.84
Frame steel, Double cradle frame
Front Suspension Telehydraulic forks Rear Suspension Dual shocks swinging arm fork
Starting Kick Starter
Engine and Components
Engine Air cooled, four stroke, 45° V-Twin, OHV, 2 valves per cylinder. Cubic Centimeters 997
Cubic Inches 60.8406728677 Bore and Stroke 81 x 96.8 mm
Compression Ratio 9.0:1 Induction 38mmKeihin carb
Cooling Air cooled
Oil System Dry sump
Transmission 4 Speed
Clutch Wet, multiple discs, cable operated Final Drive chain
Wheels and Tires
Front Tire 3.75-19 Rear Tire 4.25-18
Weights and Measures
Dry Weight LBS 518.08 Dry Weight KG 234.95
Fuel Capacity US Gallons 2.08 Fuel Capacity Litre 7.87
Maximum Horsepower 55 hp @ 5800 rpm
Top Speed MPH 114.95 Top Speed KMH 185

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