2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster 1200 Custom – XL1200C

2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster 1200 Custom – XL1200C
MSRP $9,895


ModelSportster 1200 Custom - XL1200C
Engine TypePushrod V-twin
Engine Displacement1200cc
Bore Stroke88.9mm x 96.77mm
CoolingAir cooled
Compression Ratio9.7:1
Fuel SystemESPFI
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveBelt
Rake Trail30.1°/119.4mm
Seat Height28 in.
Wheelbase60.4 in.
Front Suspension5.69 in.
Rear Suspension2.12 in.
Front BrakeDual Disc
Rear BrakeDisc
Front TireMH90-21
Rear Tire150/80-16
Fuel Capacity4.5 gal.
Dry Weight562 lbs.

Harley Slotted 6-Spoke Back Wheel

Sportster Project: Harley Slotted 6-Spoke Wheels/Metzeler ME888 Install

Our 2004 Sportster XL1200C project bike gets new Harley Slotted 6-Spoke Wheels and fresh Metzeler ME888 Marathon Ultra rubber.

Harley Daymaker headlamp

Sportster Project: Harley Daymaker 5.75-in. LED Headlamp Install

The stock headlight on our Sportster project bike was dim and dull after 11 years of service so we upgraded with a Harley Daymaker 5.75 in. LED Headlamp.