General information Model: Buell Lightning XB12S Year: 2005 Category: Naked bike Rating: 77.1 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes Price as new (MSRP): US$ 10495. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc. Engine and transmission Displacement: 1203.00 ccm (73.41 cubic inches) Engine type: V2, four-stroke Power: 92.00 HP (67.2 kW)) @ 6800 RPM Torque: 113.90 Nm (11.6 kgf-m or 84.0 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM Compression: 10.0:1 Bore x stroke: 3.5 x 3.8 mm (0.1 x 0.2 inches) Valves per cylinder: 2 Fuel system: Injection. 49 mm down draft DDFI II fuel injection Fuel control: OHV Lubrication system: Dry sump Cooling system: Oil & air Gearbox: 5-speed Transmission type, final drive: Shaft drive (cardan) Clutch: Wet, multi-plate, compensated Exhaust system: Large diameter headers with InterActive exhaust Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels Frame type: Aluminum frame with Uniplanar™ powertrain vibration isolation system - Fuel in Frame Rake (fork angle): 21.0° Trail: 84 mm (3.3 inches) Front suspension: Showa® inverted fork with adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload Front suspension travel: 120 mm (4.7 inches) Rear suspension: Showa coil-over monoshock with remote, underseat reservoir and adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload Rear suspension travel: 127 mm (5.0 inches) Front tyre dimensions: 120/70-ZR17 Rear tyre dimensions: 180/55-ZR17 Front brakes: Single disc. ZTL™ type brake, 6-piston, fixed caliper, single-sided, inside out, stainless steel, floating rotor Front brakes diameter: 336 mm (13.2 inches) Rear brakes: Single disc. stainless steel, single piston, floating caliper, fixed rotor Rear brakes diameter: 240 mm (9.4 inches) Physical measures and capacities Dry weight: 179.2 kg (395.0 pounds) Power/weight ratio: 0.5135 HP/kg Seat height: 765 mm (30.1 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. Overall height: 1,074 mm (42.3 inches) Overall length: 1,935 mm (76.2 inches) Overall width: 754 mm (29.7 inches) Ground clearance: 110 mm (4.4 inches) Wheelbase: 1,321 mm (52.0 inches) Fuel capacity: 13.00 litres (3.43 gallons) Other specifications Starter: Electric Color options: Midnight Black, Racing Red, Thrust Blue Further information
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