2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike Review

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The new 2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike is really an impressive touring bike featuring an impressively powerful engine and awesome body shape. The overall engine has been redesigned to ensure the best performance. The chassis structure not only looks good but it ensures to have a comfortable ride as well. This Street Glide is included among the list of Bikes Cruisers in the World. It is an ideal for those who want to enjoy the ride with style. It has maintained the legacy of Harley-Davidson brand and is always ready to ride anywhere the rider wants. The review of new 2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike with its price and Specifications are given below.

2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike – Price and Features

The new 2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike is available in the market with the price of $20,999 only.

2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike

Engine Features

The all-new 2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike features the powerful and smooth running engine offering the crisp throttle response with pure soul-satisfying rumble. It is highly performing Milwaukee-Eight 107 engine features the displacement of 107 cubic inches. The bore to stroke ratio is kept 3.937 inches and 4.375 inches respectively. The incredible compression ratio of 10.0:1 make sure that rider always receive an ideal performance. The latest Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI) fuel system is being used. The dual exhaust system comes with tapered mufflers for an outstanding view. Like the 2018 Harley-Davidson Road King, this new touring bike is best known for its performance.

2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike

Chassis Features

The new 2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike features the stylish and strong chassis. The ultimate batwing fairing has an iconic shape with the sleek progressive style, which delivers smooth airflow plus it reduces head buffeting. The latest Boombox 4.3 infotainment system is being used, which is one of the most powerful and balanced sound systems. It allows the rider to have an ultimate entertainment and communication. It includes the Bluetooth capabilities and USB port as well. This infotainment was also included in the previous 2017 Harley-Davidson Street Glide as well.

2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike

This bike features the latest high-performing front and rear suspension with easily hand-adjustable rear shocks ensuring to have a smooth ride. The front and rear brakes are fully optimized and they are electronically linked to offer exactly the right amount of brake to each tire. The braking system ensures to have a confident ride and ultimate stopping force regardless of road conditions.

2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike – Technical Specifications

Pricing

Vivid Black $20,999
Color $21,499
Anniversary Color $22,799
Hard Candy Custom $23,999
ABS Option (Standard w/115th Anniversary) $795
Security System Option $395
Cruise Control Option Standard
Premium Radio Option $795
California Emissions $200
Freight $435

2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike Specs

Engine

Engine Milwaukee-Eight® 107
Bore 3.937 inches
Stroke 4.375 inches
Displacement 107 cubic inches
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Fuel System An Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Exhaust Chrome, 2-1-2 dual exhaust with the tapered mufflers

2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike Specs

Dimensions

Length 96.5 inches
Seat Height, Laden 26.1 inches
Seat Height, Unladen 27.4 inches
Ground Clearance 5.3 inches
Rake (steering head) (deg) 26
Trail 6.7 inches
Wheelbase 64 inches
Tires, Front Specification 130/60B19 61H
Tires, Rear Specification BW 180/65B16 81H
Fuel Capacity 6 gallons
Oil Capacity (w/filter) 5.2 qt.
Weight, As Shipped 796 lb.
Weight, In Running Order 829 lb.
Luggage Capacity -Volume 2.3 cu ft

Performance

Engine  Torque Testing Method J1349
Engine Torque 111 ft-lb
Engine Torque (rpm) 3,250
Lean Angle, Right (deg.) 31
Lean Angle, Left (deg.) 29
Fuel Economy: Estimated City/Hwy 45 mpg

2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike Specs

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

Chassis

Wheels, Front Type Enforcer Cast Aluminum
Wheels, Rear Type Enforcer 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 lights, engine diagnostics, low oil pressure, neutral, battery, cruise control, speakers, gear indication, low fuel warning, accessory, security system, ABS, miles to empty display, fog/aux lamp indicator
Gauges styled to complement each vehicle. The display features odometer, trip A, trip B, range to empty and gear indicator; and larger tell-tale indicators.

Infotainment

Infotainment system Boom!™ Box 4.3 – standard / Boom!™ Box 6.5GT – optional
Type Color
Watts Per Channel 25
Speakers 2
Speaker Size 5.25 inch standard
Headset Specifications (if equipped) 16-64 ohms
AM Standard
FM Standard
Weather Band (WB) Standard
SD Card, Flash Drive, and MP3 – via USB Connection Supported
SiriusXM Presets 20 – P&A Upgrade (USA & Canada only)
Languages English (US/UK), German, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese
Hands-free Mobile Phone – via Bluetooth standard
Voice Recognition Languages: Phone functions only English (US/UK), German, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese
Voice Recognition Languages: Tuner/Media/Navigation English (US/UK), German, Italian, French (Canada/France), Spanish (Mexico/Spain), European Portuguese
Vehicle Information Screen (Air temperature, oil pressure & EITMS) Standard
Text-to-Speech (TTS) Languages English (US/UK), German, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese
USB USB/MTP/iPod/iPhone
Bluetooth Phone/Media Supported

2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike

Conclusion

This article is about the review of new 2018 Street Glide Harley-Davidson Touring Bike and it is covered under www.bikescatalog.com. It features the powerful engine offering an ultimate level of torque, acceleration, and performance in all conditions. The chassis is carefully designed to provide a better look. The seat design has been carefully designed for best and comfortable ride. The latest infotainment system adds another level to its luxurious ride. The suspension and braking system gives adds another level to the best ride.

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