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2011 Harley-Davidson XR1200X First Ride Photo Gallery

Motorcycle-USA puts the updated-for-2011 XR1200X to the test around Road America Raceway. Check out the full story in our 2011 Harley-Davidson XR1200X First Ride.

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A host a small updates grace the 2011 XR1200X, including two new colors - Hot White Denim featured here.
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The new X1200X gets the blacked-out treatment to its engine and exhaust for a more sinister look.
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Fully-adjustable Showa 36mm dual shocks are part of the suspension upgrades that grace the 2011 H-D XR.
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Showa's new Big Piston Fork sits up front on the updated 2011 XR1200X.
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Cranked over through Road America's Turn 6 on the XR. We were quickly surprised by the Harley's handling.
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It didn't take long before parts were dragging on the XR.
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Knee on the deck and tucked in on a 580-lb standard. Who would have thought?
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Denim Black is the second color available for the 2011 XR1200X, which features a semi-gloss final coating.
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With bikes evenly matched and only capable of so much speed, a Journalist GP of sorts quickly ensued. Loads of fun was the result!
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Never judge a book by its cover. Case in point: Harley-Davidson's 2011 XR1200X.