Harley Davidson 1200 Custom - First Look


Harley Davidson has launched its first new bike for 2016- the 1200 Custom. The bike belongs to Harley’s sportster series of bikes that includes the Iron 883 and Forty-Eight. The 1200 Custom will replace the Superlow. The new bike will be sold as CKD unit and will be assembled at the company’s plant in Haryana.

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Powertrain and Brakes

The 1200 Custom is powered by a 1202 cc, air-cooled engine that develops a peak torque of 96 Nm at 3750 rpm. Like always, Harley Davidson did not reveal the bike’s power output. This fuel-injected engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The 1200 Custom is equipped with a 300mm dual piston disc brake at the front and rear wheels.

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The Harley Davidson 1200 Custom is equipped with the following features:

  • Michelin Scorcher Tyres
  • Self-Cancelling turn indicators
  • Chrome finish around headlamps
  • Front and Rear Disc brakes
  • Fuel Injection
  • Semi-Digital Instrument Cluster   

The 1200 Custom will be the 13th model for Harley in India. The company is rapidly gaining popularity due to increased dealership presence. The bike will be available at all the dealerships across the country. The bike is priced at Rs. 8,90,000 (Ex-showroom Delhi).


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