Harley-Davidson Sportster 883 Custom

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Harley-Davidson Sportster 883 Custom

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Reviewed: by Visordown
Not testedThe 883 Custom is exactly what it says on the tin - a stretched out, feet forward cruiser version of the more town-orientated Sportster. The forward controls and pullback bars compliment each other to give the rider a more laid-back riding position. The much larger 17-litre fuel tank and ...  Continue reading

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just love the bike, sits on a motorway and will go on for hours, just a great ride, but I own one so would be a bit biased, but would chop it in if it wasn't Continue reading...

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I own a 2004, and let me telll you do not listen to the gossip of being a less than manly bike, it is a great bike to ride, yes very heavy but i like that, doesnt get bobbed around on rough roads.

 I'm planning France and spain next year with the forward controls is gonna be a breeze, I'll just say try it before ya knock it

Posted: 29/09/2009 at 10:09



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Much bigger fuel tank capacity than other 883 models
 
Big bike looks with a small motor
  • Price: £5795.00
  • Year: from 2004
  • Engine capacity: 883cc
  • Torque: 51lb ft
  • Weight: 255kg

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