2021 Harley-Davidson Low Rider S: GO A DIFFERENT ROUTE.
Introducing the 2021 Harley-Davidson Low Rider S…
High bars and horsepower define this performance-first cruiser; premium suspension components are tuned for aggressive riding stoked by the power of a Milwaukee-Eight® 114 engine; styling cues inspired by the coastal build scene.
The Low Rider S is a blacked-out performance-cruiser with a style that’s as aggressive as its ride. Loads of Milwaukee-Eight 114 Engine torque for blasting off from stop lights, hitting entrance ramps, and rolling on the passing power. Pure sound with a soul-satisfying rumble. Blacked-out finishes, moto-style bars with 4-inch risers, and mini speed screen let everyone know that this machine wasn’t built for those who want to take the conventional route. The defining element of the tall-bike style —the 1-inch diameter motocross-style handlebar is mounted on 4-inch risers to put you in an aggressive riding position.
Authentic heritage meets modern technology for power, style, and the unadulterated riding experience – around town or along country roads.
A blacked-out, factory custom performance cruiser.
2021 Harley-Davidson Low Rider S Totalmotorcycle.com Key Features
THIS IS THE RIGHT BIKE FOR
Rebels seeking a now classic West Coast style
Aggressive riding with sport bike agility and handling
Milwaukee-Eight® 114 V-Twin engine and moto-style drag bars
Upright riding position
Mid-mount foot controls
2021 HARLEY-DAVIDSON STREET BOB 114 MODEL ADDS GRITTY PERFORMANCE TO CRUISER LINEUP
Harley-Davidson® Softail® motorcycles combine modern power and technology with authentic American styling to offer a pure riding experience. New for the 2021 Softail line, the Street Bob® model receives a displacement upgrade with the Milwaukee-Eight® 114 engine in addition to its stripped-down styling and no-nonsense performance for a new model, Street Bob 114.
Also, new for the 2021 Softail models, the legendary Fat Boy® 114 model is restyled with brilliant chrome. Eight Harley-Davidson Softail models range in style from classic to custom to gritty, and each is ready to roll the boulevard or chase backroad adventure.
The Harley-Davidson Softail chassis offers the look of a classic hardtail frame, but is underpinned by modern suspension for a smooth ride and outstanding handling. A single coil-over shock located between the frame and swingarm is out of view below the seat. The chassis design is optimized to reduce weight without sacrificing stiffness. The rigid-mounted Milwaukee-Eight V-Twin engine further stiffens the entire chassis and contributes to a platform that delivers strong acceleration and responsive handling and braking performance.
The Milwaukee-Eight® V-Twin engine design with 45-degree cylinder angle maintains classic Harley-Davidson look-sound-feel. Because it is rigid mounted in the frame, the engine is equipped with dual counter-balancers to cancel primary vibration at idle for improved rider and passenger comfort. Four-valve cylinder heads (two exhaust and two intake valves per head, eight total) promote airflow through the engine and contribute to power output, and dual spark plugs ensure more complete combustion to maximize power and efficiency. Advanced cylinder head design, dual knock sensors, and precision cooling allow a 10.0:1 compression ratio for strong torque output and acceleration, while a single camshaft helps reduce mechanical noise so a richer exhaust tone can predominate.
NEW Softail Performance Accessories
Screamin’ Eagle® Softail® Models High-Flow Exhaust System
The Screamin’ Eagle High-Flow Exhaust for Softail models provides bolt-on performance and is optimized for use with Screamin’ Eagle Milwaukee-Eight® 128/131 Stage IV Kits or the Screamin’ Eagle 131 Crate Engine in Softail models. It helps extract maximum horsepower and torque and further boosts performance by reducing exhaust system weight by more than 20 percent compared to the Original Equipment exhaust system. The system is offered in durable Satin Black or Stainless finishes. Designed by Harley-Davidson engineers as part of a Screamin’ Eagle system, header length is properly tuned, back pressure is ideal, and restriction is minimized.
- Replaces the stock head pipe and mufflers with large-diameter, free-flowing head pipes and matching muffler.
- Mandrel-bent and TIG welded stainless steel headers are meticulously assembled with race shop precision for perfect fitment on the motorcycle.
- 2-into-1 full exhaust system reduces weight and provides serious performance look.
- Pre-tapped for stock or wide-band O2 sensors for easy, emissions-compliant installation.
- Use the Screamin’ Eagle® Street Performance Tuner to tune ECM specifically to match performance upgrades.
- Fits 2018-later Softail® models (except FXDR 114, Fat Boy®/114 and Breakout®/114). Compliant 49-State, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. Also fits 2018-20 Softail models sold in Mexico.
Screamin’ Eagle® Softail® Model Milwaukee-Eight® Engine Stage III Kits
This Stage III kit has been developed for the Softail motorcycle rider looking for a solid “seat of the pants” increase they can feel every time they roll on the throttle. The bump-up in displacement and compression deliver a significant increase in torque and power over stock.
The Stage III 107CI to 119CI upgrade delivers up to 23 percent more horsepower and 17 percent more torque compared to the Original Equipment engine configuration. The 114CI to 122CI upgrade increases power by up to 15 percent and torque by 13 percent when compared to the Original Equipment engine configuration. The kits are eligible for Custom Coverage under the motorcycle’s factory 24-month vehicle limited warranty when dealer-installed by an authorized H-D Dealer within 60 days of vehicle purchase and is otherwise backed by a 12-month limited warranty.
Screamin’ Eagle® Milwaukee-Eight® Engine Stage III 107CI to 119CI Kit – Black Highlighted or Black Non-Highlighted
Screamin’ Eagle® Milwaukee-Eight® Engine Stage III 114CI to 122CI Kit – Black Highlighted
Kits include the following Screamin’ Eagle® components:
- Screamin’ Eagle 4.155 Big Bore Bolt-On Cylinders
- Screamin’ Eagle Forged 11.0:1 High-Compression Pistons and Rings
- Screamin’ Eagle SE8-447 Torque Cam
- Screamin’ Eagle High Capacity Tappets
- Screamin’ Eagle® High Performance Cam Bearing
- Screamin’ Eagle Stage III Timer Cover & Insert
- Multi-layer coated Head Gaskets
- Cylinder Base and Cam Cover Gaskets
- Most necessary gaskets and seals
- Factory engineered by Harley-Davidson as a complete performance system.
- Delivers increased throttle response throughout the entire RPM range.
- Produces flexible roll-on passing power, reducing the need to downshift.
- Delivers excellent stop-light to freeway speed on-ramp acceleration.
- Patented Big Bore cylinder design permits installation without removing the engine from the motorcycle, saving installation time and cost.
49-State U.S. EPA compliant. Refer to www.H-D.com/Shop for status.
Additional 2021 Softail Models
Softail® Standard: The essential Harley-Davidson cruiser experience: A lean Bobber profile steeped in attitude; classic Vivid Black paint highlighted with gleaming chrome and polished finishes; the most-attainable entry point to Harley-Davidson® Big Twin ownership.
Low® Rider S: High bars and horsepower define this performance-first cruiser; premium suspension components are tuned for aggressive riding stoked by the power of a Milwaukee-Eight® 114 engine; styling cues inspired by the coastal build scene.
Softail Slim®: A stripped-down, low-slung bobber brings old-school styling into the modern era; black steel laced wheels, tuck-and-roll seat cover, Hollywood handlebar, bobbed fenders.
Sport Glide™: Power, performance, and versatility; an aggressive factory-custom cruiser outfitted with a detachable fairing and rigid clamshell saddlebags; ideally suited for light touring, cruising or commuting.
Fat Bob® 114: A burly street-eating muscle machine; inverted race-style forks, dual front disc brakes, 2-1-2 performance exhaust, Milwaukee-Eight® 114 power; a cruiser that thinks it’s a sport bike.
Heritage Classic: All-American vintage style with modern performance; locking vinyl-covered saddlebags, detachable windscreen, chrome steel laced wheels and front hub covers; choice of Milwaukee-Eight® 107 engine with chrome styling or Milwaukee-Eight 114 engine with dark styling.
Note: The Low Rider®, Deluxe and FXDR™ 114 models will not be produced for 2021; the Breakout® 114 will be available only in some international markets.
2021 Harley-Davidson Low Rider S Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits
MILWAUKEE-EIGHT® 114 ENGINE
Loads of torque for blasting off from stoplights, hitting entrance ramps, and rolling on the passing power. Pure sound with a soul-satisfying rumble.
The frame retains the classic Softail® lines, but its lightweight design and stiffness translate to a responsive ride unlike anything you’ve felt before.
The Low Rider® S model frame rake is reduced to 28 degrees from the 30 degree rake of the standard Low Rider® model, resulting in more responsive handling.
INVERTED FRONT FORK
Inverted design stiffens the front end for improved response to steering input, and the single-cartridge internal technology responds quickly to inputs and keeps the front wheel planted for improved braking and handling performance.
MONO-SHOCK REAR SUSPENSION
Easily adjustable mono-shock rear suspension allows for dynamic cornering capability, quicker acceleration, and braking while preserving the hardtail look.
RAW DARK LOOK
Blacked-out finishes, moto-style bars with 4-inch risers, and mini speed screen let everyone know that this machine wasn’t built for those who want to take the conventional route.
The defining element of the tall-bike style. The 1-inch diameter motocross-style handlebar is mounted on 4-inch risers to put you in an aggressive riding position.
Radiate Cast-Aluminum Wheels are finished in a matte dark bronze to complete its raw dark look.
DUAL FRONT DISC BRAKES
Stronger braking performance with less lever effort than the single front disc brake on the standard Low Rider® model, and standard ABS (anti-lock braking system) for confident braking performance when conditions are less than ideal.
One look at the Low Rider S is all it takes to see how far the Softail family has come. It’s the latest in a new revolution of custom motorcycles we launched in 2018. With every Softail, you get a lighter frame, responsive new suspension, and the power of the Milwaukee-Eight v-twin engine. In keeping with the custom tradition, each model has its own attitude and style. Ranging from the blacked-out nostalgia of the Heritage Classic to the futuristic edge of the Fat Bob models. Find the one that fits your style. You’re in for one hell of a ride.
2021 Harley-Davidson Low Rider S – Totalmotorcycle.com Specifications/Technical Details
US MSRP Price: $ 17999 to 18399 USD
Canada MSRP Price: $ 23599 to 24049 CDN
Europe/UK MSRP Price: £ 16995 to 17345GBP (On The Road inc 20% Vat)
|Length||92.7 in. (2,355 mm)|
|Overall Width||33.5 in. (850 mm)|
|Overall Height||45.7 in. (1,160 mm)|
|Seat Height, Laden||26.5 in. (673 mm)||2|
|Seat Height, Unladen||27.2 in. (690 mm)|
|Ground Clearance||4.7 in. (120 mm)|
|Rake (steering head) (deg)||28|
|Fork Angle (deg)||28|
|Trail||5.7 in. (145 mm)|
|Wheelbase||63.6 in. (1,615 mm)|
|Tires, Type||Michelin® Scorcher® “31” front and rear|
|Tires, Front Model||Scorcher™ “31”|
|Tires, Front Specification||110/90B19,62H,BW|
|Tires, Rear Model||Scorcher™ “31”|
|Tires, Rear Specification||180/70B16,77H,BW|
|Fuel Capacity||5 gal. (18.9 l)|
|Reserve Fuel Capacity, Fuel Injection (warning light)||1 gal. (3.8 l)|
|Oil Capacity (w/filter)||5 qt. (4.7 l)|
|Transmission Capacity||1 qt. (.95 l )|
|Primary Chain Case Capacity||1.25 qt. (1.18 l )|
|Weight, As Shipped||650 lb. (295 kg)|
|Weight, In Running Order||679 lb. (308 kg)|
|Gross Vehicle Weight Rating||1,160 lb. (526 kg)|
|Gross Axle Weight Rating, Front||450 lb. (204 kg)|
|Gross Axle Weight Rating, Rear||730 lb. (331 kg)|
|Luggage Capacity -Volume||N/A|
|Valves||Pushrod-operated, overhead valves|
|with hydraulic, self-adjusting lifters;|
|four valves per cylinder|
|Bore||4.016 in. (102 mm)|
|Stroke||4.5 in. (114 mm)|
|Displacement||114 cu in (1,868 cc)|
|Fuel System||Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)||3|
|Air Cleaner||Ventilator intake with fiberglass media, washable exposed element with rain sock|
|Exhaust||2-into-2 offset shotgun; catalyst in muffler|
|Lubrication System||Pressurized, dry-sump with oil cooler|
|Primary Drive||Chain, 34/46 ratio|
|Final Drive||Belt, 32/66 ratio|
|Clutch||Mechanical, 10 plate wet, assist & conventional|
|Transmission||6-Speed Cruise Drive®|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 1st||9.311|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd||6.454|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd||4.793|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 4th||3.882|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 5th||3.307|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 6th||2.79|
|Frame||Mild steel, tubular frame; rectangular section backbone; stamped, cast, and forged junctions; MIG welded; aluminum forged fender supports|
|Swingarm||Mild steel, tubular sections, stamped x-member, forged axle junctions; MIG welded; removable belt spacer|
|Front Fork||Single cartridge 43 mm inverted with aluminum fork triple clamps; triple rate spring|
|Rear Shocks||Hidden, free piston, coil-over monoshock; 43 mm stroke; hydraulic preload adjustment|
|Wheels, Front Type||Dark bronze, Radiate cast aluminum wheel||4|
|Wheels, Front Width||2.5 in. (64 mm)|
|Wheels, Front Height||19 in. (483 mm)|
|Wheels, Rear Type||Dark bronze, Radiate cast aluminum wheel||4|
|Wheels, Rear Width||5 in. (127 mm)|
|Wheels, Rear Height||16 in. (406 mm)|
|Brakes, Caliper Type||4-piston fixed front and 2-piston floating rear|
|Brakes, Rotor Type||Front and rear black, Split 7-spoke floating rotors|
|Brakes, Front Diameter||11.8 in. (300 mm)|
|Brakes, Front Thickness||0.2 in. (5 mm)|
|Brakes, Front is dual||Yes|
|Brakes, Rear Diameter||11.5 in. (292 mm)|
|Brakes, Rear Thickness||0.23 in. (5.8 mm)|
|Brakes, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)||Standard|
|Suspension Travel, Front||5.1 in. (130 mm)|
|Suspension Travel, Rear||3.4 in. (86 mm)|
|Engine Torque Testing Method||J1349|
|Engine Torque||119 ft-lb (161 Nm)||5|
|Engine Torque (rpm)||3,000|
|Lean Angle Testing Method||J1168|
|Lean Angle, Right (deg.)||30.1|
|Lean Angle, Left (deg.)||30.1|
|Fuel Economy Testing Method||Estimated City/Hwy|
|Fuel Economy||47 mpg (5 l/100 km)||6|
|Battery||Sealed, maintenance-free, absorbed glass mat (AGM) battery, 12V, 17.5Ah, 310 CCA at 0°F|
|Charging||Three-phase, 42 Amp system (390 Watts @13 Volts, 1000 rpm, 546 Watts max power @ 13 Volts, 2000 rpm)|
|Starting||1.6 kW electric with solenoid shift starter motor engagement|
|Lights (as per country regulation), Headlamp||All LED, low beam, high beam and signature position lamp|
|Lights (as per country regulation), Tail/Stop||LED Zeppelin tail lamp|
|Lights (as per country regulation), Front Signal Lights||Incandescent bullets|
|Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps||High beam, turn signals, neutral, low oil pressure, engine diagnostics, auxiliary lighting, ABS, security, low battery voltage, low fuel||7|
|Lights, Rear Turn Signals||Incandescent bullet turn signals|
|Gauges||4-inch analog speedometer with digital gear, odometer, fuel level, clock, trip, range and tachometer indication; 4-inch analog tachometer|
|Electric Power Outlet||USB A-type; output 5V at 2.4A|
|Warranty And Service|
|Warranty||24 months (unlimited mileage)||8|
|Service Interval||First 1,000 miles (1,600 km), every 5,000 miles (8,000 km) thereafter||9|
|1||Vehicles depicted may differ from vehicles manufactured and delivered. Specifications and prices listed may differ from specifications and prices of vehicles manufactured and delivered. All product descriptions (including depictions, specifications, dimensions, measurements, ratings and competitive comparisons) are based on available information at the time of publication. Although such descriptions are believed correct, errors and changes can occur and complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Harley-Davidson may make changes at any time to prices and specifications, and may change or discontinue models, without notice and without incurring any obligation. Attention: Vehicles in the configurations shown and many of the accessories described in this catalog may not be available for sale or use in some locations. Please check with your dealer for complete product details and the latest information. All models feature 6-speed transmission (VRSC™ models and Sportster® models are 5-speed) and carbon fiber belt final drive; multi-plate clutch with diaphragm spring in oil bath; and 2-year unlimited mileage warranty.|
|2||Measurement reflects 180 lb. (81.7 kg) operator weight.|
|3||Recommended 91 octane or higher fuel (R+M)/2.|
|4||Standard and optional wheels may vary by country and region.|
|5||Values shown are nominal. Performance may vary by country and region.|
|6||The combined fuel economy numbers were derived using a combination of estimated city and highway values. Fuel economy estimates are derived from US EPA exhaust emission certification data on a sample motorcycle from the corresponding family under ideal laboratory conditions. Your actual fuel economy will vary depending on your personal riding habits, road and driving conditions, vehicle condition and maintenance, tire pressure, vehicle configuration (parts and accessories), and vehicle loading (cargo, rider and passenger weight). Break-in mileage may vary.|
|7||North America security system includes immobilizer; outside North America the security system includes immobilizer and siren.|
|8||See motorcycle owner’s manual for complete details.|
|9||Inspections of certain systems and components are required at 2,500 mile (4,000 km) intervals. See Owner’s Manual for full details.|
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