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2011 Victory Hammer Photo Gallery

How does the 2011 Victory Hammer stack up against its cruiser competition? Find out more in our 2011 Performance Cruiser Smackdown.

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With a better sorted suspension package the Victory hammer would have scored higher in the 2011 Performance Cruiser Smackdown.
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The 2011 Victory Hammer is not as aggressively styled as some of its competition, which may or may not be a good thing.
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The hammer slowed from 60 mph to zero in 122.39 ft.
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The Victory Hammer received a Stage 2 Freedom 106/6 engine for 2011.
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Even with one of the least powerful engine the Victory Hammer can still light the rear tire up with ease.
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The Hammer will spank most cruisers it comes up against in a contest of acceleration.
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2011 Victory Hammer Dyno Chart
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2011 Performance Cruiser Horsepower
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2011 Performance Cruiser Torque
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The seating position of the Hammer made it a favorite of our testers for long rides.
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The 2011 Victory Hammer's handling in the corners was its major downfall in this test.
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The Victory was the last to be chosen for duty on the mountain curves.
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The Victory Hammer is well suited for more sedate riding in the mountains and looking cool at the beach.
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The front and rear suspension on the Hammer let it down in the turns, causing an unbalanced ride on uneven pavement.
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Facing some stiff competition, the Hammer didn't quite hit us over the head with its power or handling.
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2011 Victory Hammer - Performance Cruiser Smackdown
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Although lacking feel, the Hammer;s brakes we some of the strongest in this test.
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2011 Victory Hammer - Performance Cruiser Smackdown
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2011 Victory Hammer - Performance Cruiser Smackdown
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2011 Victory Hammer - Performance Cruiser Smackdown
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2011 Victory Hammer - Performance Cruiser Smackdown
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2011 Victory Hammer - Performance Cruiser Smackdown