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2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster Review Price

The newly launched 2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster comes with the latest stylish fat tires with an iconic peanut tank. This Sportster bike have been specially designed with its signature bulldog stance. The powerful 1200 cc engine provides powerful torque and acceleration. The color combination not only looks impressive but always demand another look. The review of new 2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster with its price and specifications are given below.

2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster – Price and Specifications

The price of new 2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster is $11,299 only.

2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster

Engine Features

The new 2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster comes with an iconic V-Twin engine that is well-known for its low-end torque and soul-satisfying sound. The use of lightweight aluminum heads and cylinders improve air-cooling efficiency. This engine features the bore to stroke ratio of 3.5 inches and 3.8 inches respectively. The compression ratio of 10:01 makes this engine to perform well under all condition like in 2018 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Sportster. The latest fuel system of consist up of 3 electronic sequential port fuel injection (ESPFI). An all-new black exhaust system comes with the slash-cut mufflers.

2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster

Chassis Features

The new 2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster features the classic peanut 2.1-gallon fuel tank. This fuel tank not only adds to its attractive look but also enhances its stylish look. This Sportster consist up of the custom rubber with the lead-sled culture. The front section of the bike consists up of the tall and fat MT90 tire that makes the bike dominating on the front section and offers the smooth ride with solid handling experience. The new brawny 49 mm of the front fork which is accentuated by large triple clamps and fork brace. An all-new cartridge damping technology has been used to make the handling more crispy and confident like in 2019 Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Sportster.

2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster

The new emulsion rear shock with the screw pre-load adjuster soaks up all the bumps, and it can easily adjust according to the riding style. An all-new set of black hardcore rims have been added with the machined highlights to make it more attractive. They have been specially designed to build the lightweight cast aluminum with the plentitude of heavy black rubber rolling underneath the ride which makes it feel light and nimble. The braking system consists up of an innovative and high performing system that makes the rider more confidence on the highway and traffic.

2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster – Technical specifications


Vivid Black $11,299
Color $11,649
Custom Color $11,999
Two-Tone Custom Color $12,199
ABS Option $795
Security System Option $395
California Emissions $100
Freight $360

2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster Specs


Engine Air-cooled, Evolution®
Bore 3.5 inches
Stroke 3.8 inches
Displacement 1,202 ccs (73.4 cubic inches)
Fuel System All-new Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Compression Ratio 10:01
Exhaust Black, staggered exhaust with slash-cut mufflers

2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster Specs


Length 85.2 inches
Seat Height, Laden 26.2 inches
Seat Height, Unladen 28 inches
Ground Clearance 4.3 inches
Rake (steering head) (deg) 30.2
Trail 5.3 inches
Wheelbase 58.9 inches
Tires, Front Specification 130/90B16 73H
Tires, Rear Specification 150/80B16 77H
Fuel Capacity 2.1 gallons
Oil Capacity (w/filter) 2.8 qt.
Weight, As Shipped 545 lb.
Weight, In Running Order 556 lb.


Engine Torque Testing Method J1349
Engine Torque 73 ft-lb
Engine Torque (rpm) 3,500
Lean Angle, Right (deg.) 27.1
Lean Angle, Left (deg.) 27.1
Fuel Economy Testing Method Estimated City/Hwy
Fuel Economy 48 mpg

2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster Specs


Primary Drive Chain, 38/57 ratio
Gear Ratios (overall) 1st 9.315
Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd 6.653
Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd 4.948
Gear Ratios (overall) 4th 4.102
Gear Ratios (overall) 5th 3.517


Wheels, Front Type Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum w/ Machined Highlights
Wheels, Rear Type Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum w/ Machined Highlights
Brakes, Caliper Type Dual-piston front, Dual-piston rear


Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps High beam, neutral, low oil pressure, turn signals, engine diagnostics, low fuel warning, low battery, security system (if equipped), ABS (if equipped)
Gauges Handlebar-mounted electronic speedometer with odometer, time-of-day clock, dual trip meter, low fuel warning light, low oil pressure light, engine diagnostics readout, LED indicator lights

2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster


This article provides the full review of new 2019 Forty-Eight Harley-Davidson Sportster with its price and specifications. This Sportster features the powerful engine that provides a massive amount of power and acceleration. The chassis is kept not only attractive but stylish as well. The braking and suspension system has been optimized to provide the best performance under all conditions.

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