Harley Davidson XL 1200N Nightster – Preview

It is a known fact that in a few months from now that the Harley Davidson bikes will be a seen zooming on the Indian roads leaving the Indian cruisers way behind. Of course there are a few Harley Davidson bikes that one can rarely spot, and XL 1200N Nightster from the Sportster family is one among the bunch of twelve screamers.

Features of the XL 1200N Nightster Well the first look at the XL 1200N Nightster is just enough to set you hearts racing faster. The mean look of the bike is simply tempting and one can hardly wait to mount on this hottie and zoom away with all glory and pride. The cool looks are supported by superb performance, different design and the low seat height will surely make heads turn around in an awe to say the least.

The mid-mount controls, again the rubber-mounted Evolution V2 engine enables a terrific torque enough to pull your head back with the slight twist of the throttle. The bodywork and engine get a black and greyish finish and is very much in line with the Night Rod Special. The XL 1200N Nightster is adorned with black front forks with gaiters, low front and rear suspension and low-rise handlebar that aids in having a comfortable ride. The bike is perfect for urbanites with many versatile features that will make up for a memorable and comfortable riding experience.

Pricing of the Harley Davidson XL 1200N Nightster: Any Harley Davison bike is sure a precious thing to own and precious things demands premium price, which holds good for the XL 1200N Nightster too. The bike is priced at Rs. 9, 95,000 which is rather a sad thing but people who can make this bike their own will hardly have anything to complain about except the envy on others face.


Make Model Harley Davidson XL 1200N Nightster
Year 2007
Engine Air cooled, four stroke, 45° V-Twin, OHV,
2 valves per cylinder.
Capacity 1199
Bore x Stroke 88.8 x 96.8 mm
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Induction Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Ignition  /  Starting –  /  electric
Max Power
Max Torque 79 ft. lbs.107 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Transmission  /  Drive 5 Speed  /  Belt
Frame Mild steel, tubular frame, circular sections,
cast junctions Swingarm
Mild steel rectangular tube sections,
stamped junctions, MIG welded
Front Suspension 39mm Forks, 92mmwheel travel.
Rear Suspension Coil-over, dual-adjustable preload, 41.5 mm wheel travel.
Front Brakes Single 292mm discs 4 piston calipers
Rear Brakes Single 292mm disc 4 piston calipers
Front Tyre 100/90-19
Rear Tyre 150/80-16
Seat Height 642 mm
Dry-Weight 247.2 kg
Fuel Capacity 12.5 Litres