Welcome to MotoHouston.com! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
|Like us on Facebook! Regular shirt GIVEAWAYS and more|
Share This Thread:
|Subscribe to this Thread||Thread Tools|
|05-27-2016, 11:30 AM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2008
Feedback Rating: (0)
HarleyDavidson unveils XG750R flat track racer
But its not being put on sale yet
HARLEY-DAVIDSON has today unveiled its first flat track race bike in 44 years – the XG750R.
It’s designed specifically for competition and will make its race debut tomorrow at the AMA Pro Springfield Mile in Illinois before going on to compete in the AMA Pro Flat Track series, where it'll be fielded by the Harley-Davidson Screamin' Eagle factory team.
The XG750R is powered by a Vance & Hines-tuned version of the liquid-cooled 750cc V-twin ‘Revolution X’ engine from the Harley Street 750. Vance & Hines has also been involved with building the bike’s frame and has made that badass-looking exhaust.
Harley has said that it won’t be offered for sale ‘at this time’. Whether that means it’ll eventually make it to showrooms remains to be seen but give it a set of lights and indicators, clocks, and maybe even a front brake and with looks like that, Harley could have a hit on its hands.
Speaking about the XG750R, Kris Schoonover, Harley-Davidson's racing manager said:
‘Vance & Hines has unlocked the potential Harley-Davison engineers designed into the Revolution X engine. After decades of flat-track racing success behind the Harley-Davidson XR750 flat track motorcycle, we knew it was time to develop the next-generation Harley-Davidson to compete in one of the best spectator racing sports out there today.’
Kawasaki bags maiden AMA flat track win
Two new Harleys for 2012
Harley-Davidson Touring Road Glide Special review
Harley-Davidson unveils two new models
Harley reveals Dyna Switchback
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Harley-Davidson Unveils XG750R Flat Tracker||NewsBot||Industry News||0||05-26-2016 07:10 PM|
|Harley-Davidson Unveils New 750cc Flat Track Racer||NewsBot||Industry News||0||05-26-2016 07:10 PM|
|Harley-Davidson Introduces Next Generation, Liquid-Cooled XG750R Flat-Tracker||NewsBot||Industry News||0||05-26-2016 12:40 PM|
|HarleyDavidson unveils two new models||NewsBot||Racing News||0||01-28-2016 07:11 AM|
|Jay Newton Flat Track Racer???||gofast353||Mini's, Motards & Flattrack Racing||0||02-05-2012 11:30 AM|