2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike Review Price

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike Review Price
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The Harley-Davidson is one of the Best Selling Bike Brand in the World and is well-known for its cruisers and touring bikes. This year it has launched the new 2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike offering the best performance and riding experience of all times. The overall chassis color and design are mind-blowing and attractive. It is said to be timeless classic built for the modern era. It meets the requirements of the modern touring machine. The review of new 2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike with its price and specifications are given below.

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike – Features

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike

Engine Features

The new 2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike comes with the powerful Milwaukee-Eight V-Twin engine capable to deliver the best acceleration. This is one of the smooth-running engines with crisp throttle response and the pure soul-satisfying rumble. The overall performance is mind-blowing like the previous model i.e. 2017 Harley-Davidson Road King.

Chassis Features

The new 2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike features the strong and stable chassis and frame structure. The overall design is dominated by attractive colors and tank has an analog meter on it. The one-touch opening saddlebags are tight on the outsides and provide much space to store things. It has a simple design and its lid can be open by the touch of one hand. The high-performance suspension system ensures to have a smooth ride. The front and rear suspension ensure to have a better damping force and rear shocks are easily adjustable.

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike

The 17-inch cast aluminum, 10-spoke Impeller wheel in the front and 16-inch impeller to match the back has been used in it. The braking system of new 2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike guarantees to have a better-stopping force. The front and rear brakes are electronically linked to give the right amount of brake to each of its tires. There is an option for ABS as well, which will enhance the confidence level during a ride. The headlamp and nacelle are kept bigger in size for commanding view. They are built with the latest material and technology for longer distance high beam and wider low beam.

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike – Price

The new 2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike is available with the price of $18,999 only.

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike – Technical Specifications

Pricing

Vivid Black $18,999
Color $19,449
Two-Tone $19,799
Hard Candy Custom $21,399
ABS Option $795
Security Option $395
Cruise Control Option Standard
California Emissions $200
Freight $435

Engine

Engine Milwaukee-Eight® 107
Bore 3.937 inches
Stroke 4.374 inches
Displacement 107 cubic inch
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Fuel System Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Exhaust Chrome, 2-1-2 dual exhaust with tapered mufflers

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike Specs

Dimensions

Length 96.5 inches
Seat Height, Laden 26.3 inches
Seat Height, Unladen 27.8 inches
Ground Clearance 5.3 inches
Rake (steering head) (deg) 26
Trail 6.7 inches
Wheelbase 64 inches
Tires, Front Specification BW 130/80B17 65H
Tires, Rear Specification BW 180/65B16 81H
Fuel Capacity 6 gallons
Oil Capacity (w/filter) 5.2 qt.
Weight, As Shipped 798 lb.
Weight, In Running Order 836 lb.
Luggage Capacity -Volume 2.3 cu ft

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike Specs

Performance

Engine Torque Testing Method J1349
Engine Torque 111 ft-lb
Engine Torque (rpm) 3,250
Lean Angle, Right (deg.) 32
Lean Angle, Left (deg.) 32
Fuel Economy: Estimated City/Hwy 45 mpg

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
Gear Ratios (overall) 5th 3.407
Gear Ratios (overall) 6th 2.875

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike Specs

Chassis

Wheels, Front Type Impeller Cast Aluminum
Wheels, Rear Type Impeller Cast Aluminum
Brakes, Caliper Type 32 mm, 4-piston fixed front and rear

Electric

Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps High beam, running lights, directional light bar, neutral, low oil pressure, engine diagnostics, turn signals, battery, Gear/RPM display, security system (optional), ABS (optional), low fuel warning, cruise control, miles to empty display
Gauges styled to complement each vehicle. The display contains odometer, trip A, trip B, range to empty and gear indicator; and larger tell-tale indicators.

2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike

Conclusion

This article is the review of new 2018 Harley-Davidson Road King Touring Bike, which provide its full detail. Its new engine gives an outstanding performance in all conditions and the transmission system are working fine to achieve the better gear ratio. The seat provides the best riding position. The suspension and braking system has been customized for a better ride under all condition.

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