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2011 Star Stratoliner Deluxe Comparison Photo Gallery
The Statoliner Deluxe is Star's entry in the super cool bagger scene.
How does the 2011 Star Stratoliner Deluxe stack up against its bagger competition? Find out more in our
2011 Bagger Cruiser Shootout
The Stratoliner Deluxe's 1854cc pushrod engine is the biggest and most powerful in this bagger shootout.
Based on the Stratoliner S, Star added a batwing fairing and hard bags to create the Deluxe.
The art deco gauges of the Stratoliner Deluxe resemble a fine watch but require the rider to look away from the road to check for important information.
The front brakes of the Star have a great feel and power, but the rear brake locks up too easily under hard braking.
The stereo of the Stratoliner Deluxe is looks and feels unfinished in comparison to the Vaquero and Street Glide.
The Statoliner Deluxe has an ample amount of cornering clearance.
The seating position of the Star is comfortable, although the wide bars do put a strain on shorter rider's shoulders.
There is plenty of power on tap for passing and leaving the other baggers in the dust.
The long wheelbase of the Stratoliner Deluxe allows it to cruise down the interstate like a rock but creates slower handling response than the Kawasaki or Harley.
The large fork mounted fairing of the Stratoliner Deluxe looks great and offers a good amount of wind protection.
2011 Star Stratoliner Deluxe Dyno Chart
2011 Bagger Cruiser Horsepower
2011 Bagger Cruiser Torque
The Stratoliner Deluxe is longer than both the Kawasaki Vaquero and Harley-Davidson Street Glide.
The Star Stratoliner Deluxe missed the top spot in our 2011 Bagger Cruiser Shootout by just one point.
The lack of cruise control and a full-fledged stereo cost the Stratoliner Deluxe the win in our bagger shootout.
Just like the rest of the baggers in this test, the Stratoliner Deluxe was rock solid in the corners and on uneven pavement.
We tested the Stratoliner Deluxe along with the Harley-Davidson Street Glide and Kawasaki Vaquero in the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains.
After hours in the saddle the wide bars of the Stratoliner Deluxe begin to fatigue the shoulders.
The 2011 Star Stratoliner Deluxe
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