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2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special
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2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special
2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special

2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special
2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special

2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special
2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special

2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special
2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special

2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special
2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special



2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special Review

2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special

When it comes to stripped down bagger style , highway comfort, usable technology and an unruly attitude, this is the new state of the art...

Enhanced by Project RUSHMORE, the new- for-2014 Street Glide® Special takes the hot-rod bagger formula a little further, adding a Gloss Black inner fairing, Reflex™ Linked Brakes with ABS, the Boom!™ Box 6.5 GT infotainment system and CVO™-style hand-adjustable lowered rear suspension as standard equipment. Powered by the new High Output Twin Cam 103™ engine and featuring a new Batwing fairing with Splitstream vent to reduce rider head buffeting, the Street Glide® Special is truly loaded bagger.

The innovative Harley-Davidson® Touring chassis, based on a single-spar, rigid backbone frame and a stout swingarm developed to withstand the demands of long-haul touring riders and today?s more-powerful engines.

 

Harley-Davidson has created a new generation of American freedom machines. In the largest scale new model launch in the company's 110-year history, Project RUSHMORE encompasses eight new motorcycles that feature improved power and braking performance, enhanced rider ergonomics, and dramatic styling updates that completely redefine and fundamentally transform the touring motorcyclist's experience.

Countless ideas. Thousands of hours of research and testing. Eight extraordinary motorcycles. Project RUSHMORE introduces technology and design enhancements that will recalibrate the expectations of the touring motorcyclist: Savvy electronic controls and infotainment. Aerodynamics born in the wind tunnel. Bodywork shaped by the most-respected styling team in the industry. Comfort good for endless miles and, of course, more American V-Twin power. The road trip will never be the same.

Project RUSHMORE is the result of an entirely new way to produce motorcycles. In a process that invokes the voice of the customer throughout an accelerated development program, the ideas and dreams of thousands of motorcyclists are allowed to percolate with those of Harley-Davidson employees.

"Project RUSHMORE is a pure expression of our relationship with our customers and a shared passion for riding motorcycles," said Mark-Hans Richer, Harley-Davidson Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. "It's resulted in some outstanding innovations, but from day one we've been focused on taking the total rider and passenger experience to the next level. We get there together, we come together - to quote the Beatles - through a process that uses not just formal feedback, but the kind of input we get from listening to customers out on the road, in the real world, and then blends that with our engineering and styling expertise. For years at Harley-Davidson we've been saying that we ride with you. Project RUSHMORE elevates that devotion to a higher level."

Respect the heritage, but move it forward. That was the mission of the Project RUSHMORE team tasked with restyling the 2014 Harley-Davidson Touring and Trike models. Form and function progressed together as stylists working alongside engineers devised new shapes that are crisp and modern, aerodynamic, lighter in weight, and pleasing to touch. The styling team influenced every aspect of the new motorcycles, from the contours of the iconic Batwing fairing to the tactile feel of new hand control switches, and bring complete continuity to the design aesthetic. The motorcycles are undoubtedly new, yet undeniably Harley-Davison.

"When we got this assignment, we knew that we were messing with the Holy Grail of motorcycles," said Brian Nelson, lead stylist on Project Rushmore. "We don't do trend bikes, or fashion-statement motorcycles. We try to make something that will last forever. But we also have an obligation to move the brand forward, to make it look and function better. Project RUSHMORE was a tremendous opportunity to enhance many facets of these Harley-Davidson models."

 

 

 

2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special Total Motorcycle Key Features

• High Output Twin Cam 103™ Black powdercoated powertrain with chrome covers
• Hydraulic clutch actuation
• Reflex™ Linked Brakes with ABS; floating open front brake rotors
• Wind-tunnel tested Batwing fairing with Splitstream vent for reduced head buffeting; low smoked windshield
• Dual Halogen headlight
• Boom!™ Box 6.5 GT audio system with GPS and touchscreen, Bluetooth capability, with 25-watt per channel amplifier and four speakers
• Jukebox media compartment with USB connection and One-Touch access door
• One-Touch Design: A functional element applied to the Tour-Pak®, saddlebags, Jukebox, and fuel tank door permits latching and
unlatching with a press or pull of a finger
• Restyled injection-molded hard saddlebags with One-Touch design latch
• Ergonomic hand controls with intuitive design and improved tactile feel
• 49 mm telescopic front forks, stiffer triple clamps and larger steering bearings
• Streamlined, low profile front fender
• Gloss Black inner fairing
• Redesigned saddlebag guard creates more passenger leg room
• Easier-to-read gauges; 10 percent larger speedometer and tachometer with 68 percent wider numbers, 28 percent larger fuel and volt gauges with 30 percent wider numbers
• Enforcer Cast Aluminum wheels; 19-inch diameter front wheel
• Premium Ride Hand-Adjustable Low Rear Shocks
• Chrome 2-1-2 dual exhaust with tapered mufflers
• Streamliner rider footboards and passenger foot pegs
• Stop/turn/tail rear lighting
• Inserts fill the spaces between the saddlebags and the rear fender
• Harley-Davidson® Factory Security System with hands-free security fob
• Integrated oil cooler
• 6-speed Cruise Drive® transmission with integrated Isolated Drive System (IDS)
• Dunlop® “Multi-Tread” rear tire construction extends tire life by 25 percent
• Full-length rider footboards
• Six-gallon fuel tank
• Electronic cruise control

 

 

2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special Total Motorcycle Features and Benefits

Project RUSHMORE - Engine

As every rider knows, the engine is at the heart of the experience of riding a motorcycle. The amount of torque and horsepower it delivers over the RPM range is in direct proportion to the feeling it gives you when you roll on the throttle. We know what riders want from a motorcycle engine because we’ve been building them for 110 years. Project RUSHMORE gave us the opportunity to dial it in just right. We conducted thousands of road tests with real riders giving us feedback to build the next iteration of the legendary Harley-Davidson® engine. The consensus was: We want more. More low-end torque, more passing power, more perfection in the tone of the exhaust note, more of the feeling we ride a motorcycle for. So we built the engines that deliver it. We’re proud to unveil the next level of Harley-Davidson® V-Twin engine. And prove once and for all, the customer is always right.

Twin-Cooled High Output Twin Cam 103® Engine

If you started in 1909 with the very first Harley-Davidson V-Twin engine and worked your way up through every engine, every innovation, every improvement, every ride, every durability test in all those years and countless miles since, you arrive at the Twin Cooled High Output Twin Cam 103™ engine. This is the top of the line. 103 cubic inches of air and precision cooled Harley-Davidson® V-twin power. Twin cooling cools the heads around the exhaust ports to deliver at or near peak performance under all operating conditions and temperatures. Higher compression ratio increases efficiency and horsepower. There’s a new airbox for increased airflow and a new cam to optimize low-end torque. It’s got the fastest 60 to 80 mph 5th gear roll on in the history of Harley-Davidson. Which means it’s got the most passing power in the history of Harley-Davidson. On top of all that, it puts less heat on the rider and passenger on scorching days and in stop and go traffic.

Twin Cam 103™ Engine Heritage

The knowledge of what makes an engine truly move a rider runs deep at The Motor Company, and it was put to good use when we created the Twin Cam 103™ engine. We painstakingly perfected every cubic inch, pushing design and technology forward—all without compromising one bit of Harley-Davidson's unique styling. Evolved, yet carrying on the legacy of the Flathead, Knucklehead, Panhead, Shovelhead, Evolution®, Twin Cam 88® and Twin Cam 96™ engines that came before. The performance and durability are a direct result of the untold miles logged on the V-Twin since 1909, and the proud heritage that comes from a century's worth of commitment to life on two wheels.

Twin Cam 103™ Engine Innovation

The knowledge of what makes an engine truly move a rider runs deep at The Motor Company, and it was put to good use when we created the Twin Cam 103™ engine. We painstakingly perfected every cubic inch, pushing design and technology forward—all without compromising one bit of Harley-Davidson's unique styling. Evolved, yet carrying on the legacy of the Flathead, Knucklehead, Panhead, Shovelhead, Evolution®, Twin Cam 88® and Twin Cam 96™ engines that came before. The performance and durability are a direct result of the untold miles logged on the V-Twin since 1909, and the proud heritage that comes from a century's worth of commitment to life on two wheels.

Six-Speed Cruise Drive® Transmission

You want a ride that rumbles—not begs for mercy—when you lean on it a little. The Six-Speed Cruise Drive® transmission provides smooth, quiet shifting and reduces engine speed on the highway, so you get a better match between engine turnover and road speed. And the Isolated Drive System makes acceleration flow in a smooth, steady stream from your wrist right down to the pavement. It's a rare ride when a bike responds like this, and a low growl goes a long way when you're opening up the road ahead.

Pure Harley-Davidson® Styling

Feast your eyes on the Twin Cam 103™ engine and there's no mistaking its roots. This is authentic Harley-Davidson style through and through with an attention to detail you won't find from any other motorcycle company. Black powder-coated heads and cylinders are highlighted by machined cooling fin tips and chrome rocker covers. It's a jewel machined out of metal. Pure. Dripping with power. From the classic edge of the cooling fins to the clean lines of cases and covers—the Twin Cam 103™ engine makes an ironclad statement about holding on to what's right and staying true to what satisfies.

Jukebox with USB Port for I-pod/Phone

The Jukebox opens with one touch of a button and includes a USB connection which accepts your iPhone, iTouch, non-iPod imitators, and SD card and other USB compatible devices. Pop it open, plug in and your device becomes a part of your motorcycle. Ready to be operated by voice command or hand controls.

New Boom™ Box 6.5 Radio

Let’s start with the big news: 25% more volume for your tunes. The new Boom™ Box 6.5 Radio puts out 25 what’s per channel at 1% distortion and features a factory-tuned, optimized equalizer that pumps out more power and can be played louder while maintaining the clarity of your sound. And the new speed tuning system delivers more than just volume changes at different speeds. It changes the level of bass and treble to dial-in the best sound, whether you’re running at stately pace down the strip or going hell for leather down an open stretch of road. How do you like the sound of a Harley® motorcycle now?

5.25-inch Speakers

The sound delivered to your ride comes from 5’25-inch speakers mounted securely in sealed and tuned enclosed speaker housings.

Voice Recognition, Bluetooth

The Boom™ Box 6.5 gives you voice recognition for hands free operation of your mobile phone, navigation system and music. It’s also Bluetooth capable. Whatever you want, just say the word. Whether it’s directions to the next gas station, a call back to the office you’re not at today or a song that fits the stretch of road you’re on, it’ll be served up without missing a beat.

New 6.5-inch Full Color Touch Screen Display

This 6.5-inch full color touch screen puts all your information in front of you bigger than ever. Modern graphics, colors you can dial in, and auto and manual dim. Design to sit stylishly inside your fairing, it takes screen technology to a new level of Harley-Davidson functionality. This is more than you expect, but when you’re going all the way, it’s everything you deserve.

Ready For Your Upgrades

The new Boom™ Box 6.5 was built with your personal touches in mind. You can integrate P & A satellite radio right into the vehicle radio with no external mounting and control it through the hand controls. Additional satellite services such as weather and traffic can be added and overplayed on the GPS maps. You can even download map upgrades and additional functions. The only question is, how far do you want to go?

Reflex® Anti-lock Braking System with Linked Brakes

No doubt about it, there are times riding when you need to haul things down in a hurry. And you don’t get to pick those times. Or decide whether or not they occur when you’re on a flat, smooth, dry, perfect new stretch of pavement. That’s why our touring models feature the new Reflex® anti-lock braking system (ABS) with dynamically, electronically linked brakes. ABS turns a locked up front wheel or a rear wheel skid into a relic from riding’s history. And the front and rear brakes are electronically linked to provide exactly the right amount of brake to each tire no matter what the road condition is. No matter how good you are, this will make you a better rider.

Dual Halogen Headlight and Fog Lamps

When the sun goes low, the amount of road you have your eyes trained on stays high. Boasting a higher quality of light than previous models courtesy of a darkness-defying 986 lumens, the dual halogen headlight ensures you’ll have no trouble seeing everything out there that needs to be seen.

New Ergonomically Designed Hand Controls

It’s hard to enjoy the ride or keep your eyes focused on what’s coming down the road when you’re fussing and bothering with the switches on your handlebar. So we’ve worked over the hand controls on our new touring bikes with as much passion as we’ve worked over our new engine. We made the shape more ergonomic and located and angled them to fall right under your thumbs. We’ve added left-hand cruise for easy activation, new toggle switches to control infotainment functions, an easily locatable trip trigger switch to control and scan through functional readouts. And we’ve improved the feel to give you a confidence-inspiring click at every push of a button. Even the dash panel switch gets better. And it’s all prewired for parts and accessories, which even lets you customize with less fuss and bother.

New Steering Head and Front Forks

Whether it’s a big sweeping curve or a set of tight turns, getting through the corners just got better. We stiffened up the front end, increased the fork diameter to 49mm and added new steel ball bearings, with lubricant contained inside to keep contaminants out for durability. The responsiveness is dialed in.

Brembo® Brakes

Confidence. Control. High-performance dual disc Brembo® brakes offer consistent stopping power at all speeds. The 4-piston front and rear caliper with dual front rotor brake system is state of the art and top of the line. It's just another way The Motor Company puts a high level of detail into their bikes to give you peace of mind throughout your journey.

H-D® Smart Security System (Optional)

The factory installed next-generation security system features a hands-free fob that automatically arms and disarms the vehicle electronic security functions as you approach and walk away from the bike. Stick the fob on your ignition key ring and let it do all the work. It's this attention to details and security that make Harley-Davidson® motorcycles unique.

Dunlop® Multi-Tread™ Tires

The 180mm back tire is engineered to do more than fill out the rear fender and put a bigger patch of rubber on the road. Dunlop® Multi-Tread™ technology uses harder compounds at the center and softer on the sides for a tire that still knows how to knuckle-down on corners. Perfect for making this bike agile on every curvy stretch of road. And the way it feels going through an abrupt off-camber turn will put a grin on your face that'll last to the next state line.

Air-Adjustable Suspension

With air-adjustable suspension that comes standard, you can dial in your ride to accommodate heavier or lighter payloads, battle unexpected road conditions or simply set it to how you like to roll. The lighter the load, the softer you can go by decreasing the air pressure a bit, or increase the air pressure for a more firm ride. A convenient air valve is located between the saddlebag and rear fender for quick adjusting. It's all about rider and passenger comfort and setting your bike to fit your taste—the easy way.

Project RUSHMORE - Confidence

Here are some of the innovations The Rider Project led to: the new Reflex® Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Linked Brakes, new dual halogen and LED headlamps and fog lamps, brighter Tour Pak® lighting, brighter turn signals, brighter brake lights, and a new steering head with stiffer front forks. Locked-up tires are now history even when there’s wet pavement. We’ve made it feel even better to lean your way through a turn. Now you can see better. And we’ve made you more conspicuous to the cage-driving public. Because one thing we all agree on is this: Bikes that work better make riders who ride better. Take a ride. See how good you can be.

New Airbox and Insert

Our design philosophy can be summed up pretty simple: form follows function, but both report to emotion. This new airbox is a prime example of that. Function? It let’s the engine breathe better for more power, but it’s also designed to provide better airflow around the rider. Form? The design of the insert matches the tank panel. Emotion? That’s the part you feel when you look at it sitting right at the center of your V-Twin engine.

Project RUSHMORE - Styling

Project RUSHMORE is the journey we set out on to take our touring motorcycles to places never imagined before – to turn all the possibilities for what a motorcycle can be now into true Milwaukee steel. We did it our way, as we’ve always done. As riders. Riding with other riders. Thousand of hours, countless road tests, millions of miles. Looking for the technology and innovations that truly make the ride better. We went over the bike fender tip to fender tip. Making it work better. Making it look sleeker. Modern. Clean. Tight. Let your eye take the journey over the machine. This is classic Harley-Davidson style and an all-new look at the exact same time. At Harley-Davidson, form has always followed function. And both have always reported to emotion. Now we’re just doing it on a completely different level.

New Fairing, Saddlebag and Front Fender Styling

Let’s start with this: When you see the iconic shape of a Harley-Davidson® Batwing fairing coming at you down the road, it leaves no question that you’re looking a machine born in Milwaukee and built for gigantic miles of road. But this is about moving forward. How do you maintain that iconic shape, yet give it a sleeker, more progressive style? The answer is right here. The new Batwing fairing gives you less head buffeting (see comfort section for the full story on that) but also the look that instantly announces “Hey, this is a HARLEY-DAVIDSON® motorcycle. Of course, we didn’t stop at the fairing. The saddlebags got a sleeker new look to match. And we worked over the front fender, too – with a clean new look that’s cut back to expose more of the wheel and tire. It all comes together for a look that’s totally new, yet instantly familiar. Welcome to the next generation of Harley-Davidson® touring models.

19-inch Enforcer™ Front Wheel and New Brake Rotor

There’s a new 19-inch Enforcer front wheel leading the way on the new Street Glide® Special motorcycle and a 16-inch Enforcer to match in the rear. The brake rotors have been re-designed to show off more of the premium custom look of the wheels. If you’re going to roll on two wheels, do it with class.

New Inner Fairing Design

Put your eye to the inner fairing of the Street Glide® Special motorcycle and you’ll see a whole new layout to greet the eye. There’s a bigger display screen (see the whole story in the infotainment section). The gauges have been given a new treatment, too. You’ll notice a 10 percent larger viewing area, wider, taller numbers sitting on top of that classic black background. The information gets bigger and better too. There’s a gear indicator for all six gears and the display area, which can now be operated by an extremely convenient trigger switch, puts more information at your fingertips. The temperature and fuel gauge are larger too. When you’re on the road, one quick glance tells you everything you need to know.

New Tank and Fender Badges

This isn’t just a motorcycle. It’s a work of art, born out of passion, creativity and long days, late nights and refusing to be satisfied until every detail was perfect. When we added the signature, we did it with metal. Nothing else would be right on this masterpiece.

Bullet Turn Signals

We went end to end and top to bottom to give the 2014 Harley-Davidson® Touring line-up the clean, tight, sharp, iconic look and feel that is only befitting of the next generation of our motorcycles. The finishing touch – bullet turn signals. Sleek and modern, yet a timeless classic.

Gloss Black Inner Fairing

A premium gloss black finish comes standard on the Street Glide® Special motorcycle. It's there because on a bike like this one, you can't help but go the extra mile.

Color-Matched Fairing Skirt

It wouldn't be a Harley-Davidson® motorcycle if we didn't sweat the details. Note the color-matched fairing skirt on the Street Glide® Special motorcycle this year. It's that little bit of extra attention in the design studio that gets a little bit of extra respect on the street.

Custom Rear Taillight and Fascia

We keep the back end clean and no-nonsense with tri-line fender lights—a brilliant, unique taillight as the centerpiece—plus ground effects and a low mounted license plate with LED lighting for crisp visibility and style. This completes the custom, one-of-a-kind look.

Classic Fuel Tank

Part of the unmistakable style of the Harley-Davidson® Street Glide® motorcycle is plenty of room for showing off your paint. This classically styled, bold six-gallon fuel tank doesn't just give you a bigger canvas for premium or custom paint; it holds six gallons of go so you can eat up a lot more road between pit stops. We know fuel economy is important—but so is style. Sharp, eye-catching colors and precision-crafted Harley-Davidson® tank medallions complete the unique look of this tough bagger.

Project RUSHMORE - Comfort

We dialed in the comfort of our machines the hard way: over thousands of miles in all kinds of riding conditions on every kind of street, road and highway ever laid down in pavement. Experienced riders putting in long hours in the saddle and giving us feedback on every aspect that contributes to comfort on the road. Airflow, heat management, seat textures, leg room and hand controls all went under the hard microscope of the road and got tested and re-tested by real riders and worked and re-worked by us until we were satisfied we had built the most comfortable machines on the road. We all want to go farther, and when you're more comfortable in the saddle, you can.

New Fairing Reduces Head Buffeting

This is what the science of cheating the wind involves at Harley-Davidson now: Fluid mechanics, algorithms, high-speed super computers and thousands upon thousands of wind-tunnel tests with riders in the saddle telling us how it feels. And that’s before we take it out on the road for thousands of miles of real world wind gusts and every form of rain a cloud can spit out. The result: a brand new take on the classic Batwing fairing that delivers smoother air flow and reduced head buffeting. Most of it thanks to the pressure-equalizing duct on the front. It opens and closes with one touch of a button. The feeling of being in the wind just got even better.

Increased Passenger Seat Space and Leg Room

Here's a message for all passengers: Your time in the saddle just got better. That goes quadruple when you’re 1000 miles into the ride of a lifetime making the final leg of the day to get to the hot tub and relax for the evening. Because the longer the ride, the more you'll appreciate the improvements we made. This year the passenger pillion is 1 inch wider and 1 inch longer. And we put 2 more inches of room between the speakers. We moved the saddlebag guards down for more leg room and to make sure they don’t rub your calves. It all adds up to a ride that provides best-in-class comfort.

Standard Cruise Control

Installing cruise control is standard operating procedure on the new touring models because riding long stretches of unbroken highway is standard operating procedure among touring riders. Electronic throttle control means no cable cluttering up your handlebar. And the switches are placed where you can easily dial in your speed with your left thumb, give the wrist a break, and keep hauling on down the road.

Wide Set Handlebar

Classic style and maximum comfort. That's the perfect balance of the wide set handlebars that come standard on the Street Glide® Special model. They're designed to keep you comfortably propped in a commanding position while making sure your neck muscles stay calm and relaxed mile after mile, state after state. Durable stainless steel insures the structural rigidity you expect from a Harley-Davidson® motorcycle with the deep, lustrous finish you desire.

One Touch Design Philosophy

Here’s the rule we laid down for every compartment cover and saddlebag lid on our touring line: if it doesn’t open with the single touch of a button or one hand, while wearing gloves, it doesn’t go on the motorcycle. Because in all our conversations with all the riders we talked to over the eight years we were rebuilding these motorcycles from the ground up, we didn’t encounter a single individual who wanted to have to put something on the ground before he could store it in a saddlebag.

New Saddlebag Design

Don’t let the sleek new look of these saddlebags deceive you. The look is tight on the outside, but things just got roomier on the inside. You want stuffability and these deliver bigger than ever. The hinges are simple and clean and the lids open with one touch of one hand. The lock is tight and integrated into the latch where you can put the key in without the danger of scratching your premium paint. Welcome to the next level of the bagger.

Project RUSHMORE - Convenience

If you want the ride to be truly epic, you have to sweat bullets to make the little things work exactly right. This is what Project RUSHMORE was all about. Now you have saddlebags that can be easily opened with one hand. Compartments that open with one touch. And we’ve increased the storage space on these new machines without ruining the sleek, road-eating look of the bike. It all adds up to hundreds of little moments where things just click conveniently into place. Because there can be no imperfections in the quest for the perfect ride.

Push Button Fuel Door

One button, one touch, fuel door open. Any questions?

New Standard Battery Charging Harness

No question a battery charging harness is a must have on a motorcycle. Now it’s standard. So you don’t have to waste even the ten minutes it takes to install one on some sunny Saturday when you could be riding.

High Output Accessory Connector

Touring means maximum comfort in all conditions and the capacity to add whatever enhances and personalizes your ride. The high output charging system provides an electrical capacity robust enough for your add-ons: heated vests, heated seats, heated handgrips, lights to showcase the engine, you name it. So if you're hell-bent on two-wheeling it, we make sure you've got the juice to do it your way.



 

 


 

2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special - Total Motorcycle USA Specifications/Technical Details
US MSRP Price: Vivid Black $22,499;
Color Option $23,009.


DIMENSIONS


Length - 96.5 in.

Seat Height, Laden 7 - 26.1 in.

Seat Height, Unladen 7 - 27.4 in.

Ground Clearance - 5.3 in.

Rake (steering head) (deg) - 26

Trail - 6.8 in.

Wheelbase - 64 in.

Tires, Front Specification - 130/60B19 61H

Tires, Rear Specification - BW 180/65B16 81H

Fuel Capacity - 6 gal.

Oil Capacity (w/filter) - 4 qt.

Weight, As Shipped - 775 lb.

Weight, In Running Order - 810 lb.

Luggage Capacity -Volume - 2.3 cu ft

INFOTAINMENT (BOOM! BOX™ 6.5GT)


SCREEN

Size6.5 inch

TypeColor

Color ChoicesDefault, Blue, Brown, Green, Gray, Purple, Red

Day/Night DimmerStandard

Audio Output

Watts Per Channel25

Speakers2

Speaker Size5.25 inch/6.5 inch - P&A Upgrade

Bass Port Rear SpeakersN/A

Distortion (THD)1%

Internal AmpStandard

External AmpP&A Upgrade

Wired HeadsetP&A Upgrade

Headset Specifications (if equipped)16-64 ohms

AUDIO SOURCES

AMStandard

FMStandard

Weather Band (WB)N/A

MP3 - USB ConnectionStandard

SD Card - via USB ConnectionStandard

Jump Drive - via USB ConnectionStandard

AUDIO SETUP

CB Presets6

AM Presets6

FM Presets15

SiriusXM Presets20

WB Presets6

iPod Device Presets20

Global PresetsStandard

FavoritesStandard

Configurable Mode JoystickStandard

Seek/ScanStandard

INTERFACE LANGUAGES

LanguagesEnglish (US/UK), German, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese

VOICE RECOGNITION

Hands-free Mobile Phone - via BluetoothStandard

AM/FM/WB/SiriusXM (where available)Standard

Voice Recognition Languages: Phone functions onlyEnglish (US/UK), German, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese

COMMUNICATION

Rider/Passenger IntercomP&A Upgrade

OTHER FEATURES

Vehicle Information Screen (Air temperature, oil pressure and engine temperature)Standard

Software Update via USB interfaceStandard

Text-to-Speech (TTS) LanguagesEnglish (US/UK), German, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese

USBUSB/MTP/iPod/iPhone

BluetoothPhone/Audio

 

ENGINE


Engine 1 - Air-cooled, High Output Twin Cam 103™ with integrated oil cooler

Bore - 3.87 in.

Stroke - 4.374 in.

Displacement - 103.1 cu in

Compression Ratio - 9.7:1

Fuel System 3 - Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)

DRIVETRAIN


Primary Drive - Chain, 34/46 ratio

Gear Ratios (overall) 1st - 9.593

Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd - 6.65

Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd - 4.938

Gear Ratios (overall) 4th - 4.0

Gear Ratios (overall) 5th - 3.407

Gear Ratios (overall) 6th - 2.875

CHASSIS


Exhaust - Chrome, 2-1-2 dual exhaust with tapered mufflers

Wheels, Optional Style Type 9 - N/A

Wheels, Front Type 9 - Enforcer Cast Aluminum

Wheels, Rear Type - Enforcer Cast Aluminum

Brakes, Caliper Type - 32 mm, 4-piston fixed front and rear

Parking Brake - N/A

PERFORMANCE


Engine Torque Testing Method - J1349

Engine Torque 2 - 104.7 ft-lb

Engine Torque (rpm) - 3,250

Lean Angle, Right (deg.) - 32

Lean Angle, Left (deg.) - 31

Fuel Economy: Combined City/Hwy 5 - 42 mpg


PRICING 6


Vivid Black$22,499

Color Option$23,009

Two-Tone OptionN/A

Custom Color OptionN/A

Hard Candy Color OptionN/A

Security OptionSTD

Wheel OptionN/A

ABS OptionSTD

Cruise Control OptionSTD

Freight$435

Security Package (Security and ABS)$1,195

 

ELECTRIC


Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps 8High beam, running lights, front fender running lights, directional lights, low oil pressure, neutral, engine diagnostics, battery, cruise control, speakers, accessory, security system, gear indication, low fuel warning, ABS, miles to empty display, fog/aux lamp indicator

GaugesN/A


1Recommended 91 octane or higher fuel (R+M)/2.

2Values shown are nominal. Performance may vary by country and region.

3Standard and optional fuel systems may vary by country.

4See motorcycle owner’s manual for complete details.

5Estimated from fuel economy tests on a sample motorcycle from the corresponding family conducted by Harley-Davidson under ideal laboratory conditions. Not all motorcycle models undergo fuel economy testing. Fuel economy and mileage may vary among motorcycle models within a family. Your mileage may vary depending on your personal riding habits, weather conditions, trip length, vehicle condition and vehicle configuration and other conditions. Break-in mileage may vary.

6Prices listed are the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices. Options such as color are available at additional cost. Prices exclude dealer setup, taxes, title and licensing and are subject to change. Dealer prices may vary.

7Measurement reflects 180 lb. (81.7 kg) operator weight.

8North America security system includes immobilizer; outside North America the security system includes immobilizer and siren.

9Standard and optional wheels may vary by country and region.


 

 


 

2014 Harley-Davidson FLHXS Street Glide Special - Total Motorcycle Canadian Specifications/Technical Details
Canada MSRP Price: See your local retailer for pricing information.

PRICING


See your local retailer for pricing information.

 

DIMENSIONS


Length - 2,450 mm

Seat Height, Laden 6 - 662.94 mm

Seat Height, Unladen 6 - 695 mm

Ground Clearance - 135 mm

Rake (steering head) (deg) - 26

Trail - 170 mm

Wheelbase - 1,625 mm

Tires, Front Specification - 130/60B19 61H

Tires, Rear Specification - BW 180/65B16 81H

Fuel Capacity - 22.7 l

Oil Capacity (w/filter) - 3.8 l

Weight, As Shipped - 354 kg

Weight, In Running Order - 371 kg

Luggage Capacity -Volume - 0.064 m3

INFOTAINMENT (BOOM! BOX™ 6.5GT)


SCREEN

Size6.5 inch

TypeColor

Color ChoicesDefault, Blue, Brown, Green, Gray, Purple, Red

Day/Night DimmerStandard

Audio Output

Watts Per Channel25

Speakers2

Speaker Size5.25 inch, 6.5 inch - P&A Upgrade

Bass Port Rear SpeakersN/A

Distortion (THD)1%

Internal AmpStandard

External AmpP&A Upgrade

Wired HeadsetP&A Upgrade

Headset Specifications (if equipped)16-64 ohms

AUDIO SOURCES

Weather Band (WB)N/A

MP3 - USB ConnectionStandard

SD Card - via USB ConnectionStandard

Jump Drive - via USB ConnectionStandard

AUDIO SETUP

CB Presets6

AM Presets6

FM Presets15

SiriusXM Presets20

WB Presets6

iPod Device Presets20

Global PresetsStandard

FavoritesStandard

Configurable Mode JoystickStandard

Seek/ScanStandard

INTERFACE LANGUAGES

LanguagesEnglish (US/UK), German, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese

Hands-free Mobile Phone - via BluetoothStandard

AM/FM/WB/SiriusXM (where available)Standard

Voice Recognition Languages: Phone functions onlyEnglish (US/UK), German, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese

COMMUNICATION

Rider/Passenger IntercomP&A Upgrade

OTHER FEATURES

Vehicle Information Screen (Air temperature, oil pressure and engine temperature)Standard

Software Update via USB interfaceStandard

Text-to-Speech (TTS) LanugagesEnglish (US/UK), German, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese

USBUSB/MTP/iPod/iPhone

BluetoothPhone/Audio

 

ENGINE


Engine 1 - Air-cooled, High Output Twin Cam 103™ with integrated oil cooler

Bore - 98.4 mm

Stroke - 111.1 mm

Displacement - 1,690 cc

Compression Ratio - 9.7:1

Fuel System 3 - Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)

DRIVETRAIN


Primary Drive - Chain, 34/46 ratio

Gear Ratios (overall) 1st - 9.593

Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd - 6.65

Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd - 4.938

Gear Ratios (overall) 4th - 4.0

Gear Ratios (overall) 5th - 3.407

Gear Ratios (overall) 6th - 2.875

CHASSIS


ExhaustN/A

Wheels, Optional Style Type 8 - N/A

Wheels, Front Type 8 - Black, Slotted 5-Spoke Cast Aluminum

Wheels, Rear Type - Black, Slotted 5-Spoke Cast Aluminum

Brakes, Caliper Type - 32 mm, 4-piston fixed front and rear

Parking Brake - N/A

PERFORMANCE


Engine Torque Testing Method - J1349

Engine Torque 2 - 142 Nm

Engine Torque (rpm) - 3,250

Lean Angle, Right (deg.) - 32

Lean Angle, Left (deg.) - 31

Fuel Economy: Combined City/Hwy 5 - 5.6 l/100 km

ELECTRIC


Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps 7High beam, running lights, front fender running lights, directional lights, low oil pressure, neutral, engine diagnostics, battery, cruise control, speakers, accessory, security system, gear indication, low fuel warning, ABS, miles to empty display, fog/aux lamp indicator

GaugesN/A


1Recommended 91 octane or higher fuel (R+M)/2.

2Values shown are nominal. Performance may vary by country and region.

3Standard and optional fuel systems may vary by country.

4See motorcycle owner’s manual for complete details.

5Estimated from fuel economy tests on a sample motorcycle from the corresponding family conducted by Harley-Davidson under ideal laboratory conditions. Not all motorcycle models undergo fuel economy testing. Fuel economy and mileage may vary among motorcycle models within a family. Your mileage may vary depending on your personal riding habits, weather conditions, trip length, vehicle condition and vehicle configuration and other conditions. Break-in mileage may vary.

6Measurement reflects 180 lb. (81.7 kg) operator weight.

7North America security system includes immobilizer; outside North America the security system includes immobilizer and siren.

8Standard and optional wheels may vary by country and region.



 

Specifications, features and prices to change by manufacturer without notice. Information from Total Motorcycle.com; All information correct as of posted date.


 

 

 

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