When it comes to the bike with class, legacy, and power, Harley-Davidson Brand is the only answer. This brand is launching so many awesome bikes that meet the demand of bike lovers. The new 2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson is one of the best bikes of Harley-Davidson brand that not only maintains the legacy of this brand but also won the heart of many bike lovers. The review of this new 2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson bike along with the Specification and Price are written below.
2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson – Specification and Price
The new 2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson comes with the powerful engine that offers the best performance in all conditions. The engine has an iconic look with the distinctive sound and delivers the massive torque. This engine has the V-Twin Milwaukee Eight 107 technology and is known as the most powerful and coolest running engine. It offers the smooth delivery of power with impressive throttle response. This engine has the four valves per cylinder. The single chain is driven cam, counterbalanced, dual spark plugs and rubber mounted. This engine is the symbol that next era of power has just begun. It offers excellent transmission ratio. This engine delivers the best performance with iconic sound.
The new Milwaukee-Eight 107 engine of this bike makes this ride pleasant in eight different ways
- More Power: Larger displacement, four valve heads, and the higher compression ratio that produce 10% more torque.
- Heat Management: Improved rider and the passenger comfort thanks to reduced heat absorption, increased heat rejection and the redesigned exhaust system.
- Quicker Acceleration: 2-3 bike lengths faster from 0-60 mph, 1-2 bike lengths faster from 60-80 mph in the top gear.
- Improved Fit: Narrow primary and better air cleaner shape.
- Reduced Vibration: The new internal single counter balancer provides the smoother, refined feel at idle.
- Lower Idle Speed: For better sound and less heat.
- Improved Charging: 50% more output to meet the increased touring accessory needs.
- Richer Exhaust Note: Less mechanical powertrain noise that allows better iconic V-Twin rumble due to the lighter valves, optimized cover designs, and the driveline improvements.
The new 2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson offers the best stability, control, and handling experience. It has the dual halogen headlight to have a bright and high-quality light than previous models of Harley-Davidson Street Glide. The halogen headlamp guarantees to have an enjoyable ride. This bike has an impressive steering head and fantastic front fork. The steering damper controls the feedback from the road. The Harley-Davidson Brand has to match the engine power with the dual bending valve front and rear suspension with easily adjustable emulsion shocks. They are lowered by one inch to give more comfort, control, and confidence. The new rear shocks offer the 15 to 30% more preload. The rider can only adjust them with the help of single knob without any need of a tool. It has got a new bigger piston with improved damping performance over the range of the suspension travel. The new fork technology not only enhances the ride over bumps but makes the handling easier. This bike has got the best Reflex Linked Brembo Brakes with the ABS that offers the best performance. The new ABS turn a locked-up front wheel or the rear wheel skid into a relic from riding’s history. The front and rear brakes are electronically linked to provide the right amount of brake to each tire, no matter what the road condition is. The new 2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson has got the new rear tire of 180 mm that fill out the rear fender and gives an excellent look. The new Dunlop Multi-Tread technology is used that makes the tire hard in the center while soft on the sides. This bike offers the 6-Speed Cruise Drive Transmission that offers the smooth, quiet shifting and reduces the engine speed on the highway.
The all-new 2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson comes with the infotainment feature as well. It has the BOOM Box 4.3 ratio that puts out 25 watts per channel at 1% distortion, and it gives a loud and clear sound of music. The speed tuning system delivers more than just volume changes at different speeds. It also changes the level of bass and treble to dial-in the best sound. It has the 5.25 inches of speaker that gives the clear sound. The new jukebox in this bike opens with only one touch of the button, and it also includes the USB connection that accepts the iPhone, iTouch, and an SD card or other USB compatible devices. Just pop it open, plug your device, and it is ready to play. It is operated by voice command or hand control. This system has the larger buttons so that rider can easily work if he wears gloves during the ride. The Boombox 4.3 Radio is built for upgrading if the rider wants to upgrade than he can upgrade it as well.
The all-new 2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson is designed to offer the better control and elegant feel in all aspect. It has got the classic style and excellent comfort. It has the perfectly balanced handlebars that offer excellent control and best riding position. The handlebar is made up of durable stainless steel that guarantees the structural rigidity to keeps the motorcycle with the deep, lustrous finish rider desire. It has the best design and superb windshield that reduces the wind drag and delivers the smoother air flow and reduces the head buffeting. The new and lower seat of 26.1 inches offers the excellent comfort and best riding position. It can accommodate a wide variety of rider sizes. It has leather trim and premium stitching accentuate the advanced ergonomics while giving the seat that sharp detail rider can only find in Harley-Davidson Bikes. The motorcycle has the full-length footboards and rubber isolation for the comfortable ride. It has the height adjustable passenger boards that offer the comfort for the riding partner. The gear shifting is possible by the traditional toe-shifter. This bike has the new saddle bad which is the part of every touring bike. The lid of the motorcycle is open with the single touch. This bike has the high output charging system that provides the electrical capacity robust enough for rider add-ons: heated vests, heated hand grips, heated seats and much more. This bike has the great charging harness, so the rider does not have to waste even the ten minutes it takes to install.
The all-new 2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson has got an incredible style that gives a charming look. Each and every part of this new motorcycle is customized with the stylish look. It has got the iconic shape saddlebag with the front fender styling. This motorcycle has the new and big display screen that provides all the information. There is a gear indicator for all six gears and the large display area. It has the standard fuel tank that can hold a six gallons of fuel. The fuel tank has the bigger canvas for the premium or custom paint. Since this motorcycle is fuel economic so this fuel can hold the fuel for the long distance ride. The fuel tank has the signature of Harley-Davidson badge with metal that offers the excellent look. It has the iconic bullet turn signals, sleek and modern, yet a timeless classic. The tires offer the stylish look and better grip. It has the 19 inches of the front wheel and 16 inches of the rear wheel. The design of airbox matches with the tank and offers the attractive look. This motorcycle comes with the bright, unique taillight and the low mounted license plate with the LED with style.
2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson – Price
The all-new 2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson comes with the number of features that makes the ride more enjoyable. The price of this motorcycle is $20,999.
2017 Street Glide Harley-Davidson – Specs
|Engine Type||Milwaukee-Eight™ 107|
|Displacement||107 cu in|
|Fuel System||Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)|
|Seat Height, Laden||26.1 inches|
|Seat Height, Unladen||27 inches|
|Ground Clearance||4.8 inches|
|Rake (steering head) (deg)||26|
|Tires, Front Specification||130/60B19 61H|
|Tires, Rear Specification||BW 180/65B16 81H|
|Fuel Capacity||Six gals.|
|Oil Capacity (w/filter)||5.2 qt.|
|Weight, As Shipped||793 lb.|
|Weight, In Running Order||830 lb.|
|Luggage Capacity –Volume||2.3 cu ft|
Infotainment (BOOM! BOX™ 4.3)
|Watts Per Channel||25.0|
|Speaker Size||5.25 inch/6.5 inch – P&A Upgrade|
|Headset Specifications (if equipped)||16-64 ohms|
|SD Card, MP3, and Flash Drive – via USB Connection||Supported|
|Languages||English (US/UK), Spanish (Mexico/Spain), German, French (Canada/France), Italian, European Portuguese|
|Hands-free Mobile Phone – via Bluetooth||P&A Upgrade, Headset connection required|
|Voice Recognition Languages: Phone functions only||English (US)|
|Vehicle Information Screen ( oil pressure, Air temperature, and EITMS)||Standard|
|Text-to-Speech (TTS) Languages||English (US)|
|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||4.0|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 5th||3.407|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 6th||2.875|
|Exhaust||Chrome, 2-1-2 dual exhaust with tapered mufflers|
|Wheels, Front Type||Enforcer Cast Aluminum|
|Wheels, Rear Type||Enforcer Cast Aluminum|
|Brakes, Caliper Type||32 mm, 4-piston fixed front and rear|
|Engine Torque Testing Method||J1349|
|Engine Torque||111.4 ft-lb|
|Engine Torque (rpm)||3,250|
|Lean Angle, Right (deg.)||32|
|Lean Angle, Left (deg.)||31|
|Fuel Economy: Combined City/Hwy||45 mpg|
|Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps||High beam, running lights, directional lights, low oil pressure, engine diagnostics, neutral, speakers, accessory, cruise control, battery, gear indication, low fuel warning, security system (optional), 6-speed, ABS (optional), miles to empty display, fog/aux lamp indicator|
|Gauges||Larger speedometer and tachometer with ample numbers; large fuel and volt gauges with broad numbers show feature odometer, trip A, trip B, range to empty, clock and gear indicator; and larger telltale indicators|