The new 2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers is an excellent cruiser that ensures a comfortable long-distance ride. The Harley-Davidson Sportster S is the first chapter of the whole new book of the Sportster lineup. A legacy was born in 1957 that outperformed the competition and now it has been rebuilt to blow away today’s standards. The bike is ideal for those riders who desire top-of-the-line performance and stunning style, while aggressive riding with sportbike agility and handling are its prominent features. The review of 2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers with its price and specifications is written below.
2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers – Features and Price
The new 2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers is the next chapter in the century of legendary V-Twins. The motorcycle has got Revolution Max 1250T liquid-cooled engine featuring double overhead camshafts and variable valve timing. It offers ample torque and an immediate powerband that is turned especially to maximize rider control.
The new 2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers features a high mount exhaust inspired by the glory days of Harley-Davidson flat-track racing. The new pipes are crafted from corrosion-resistant 304-series stainless steel and engineered to bounce exhaust heat away from the worthy rider’s legs and tail section.
The new 2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers features classic styling with modern instrumentation, i.e., a 4-inch round display that displays everything the rider needs to know. It is a Bluetooth-equipped, 4-inch round thin-film transistor LCD giving information about indicators, ride modes, digital gauges and turn-by-turn navigation with the Official Harley-Davidson app. All functions are accessed with the help of buttons on the left and right-hand controls.
The new 2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers come with three pre-programmed Ride Modes. The rider can quickly flick a switch and choose between modes, i.e., Sport, Road and Rain) or create his custom mode. The custom mode helps him tune the motorcycle with a specific combination of power delivery, engine braking and Cornering Enhanced Antilock Braking System (C-ABS) and Cornering Enhanced Traction Control System (C-TCS) settings.
The new 2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers features a dual-purpose powertrain, i.e., Revolution Max 1250T, which is a structural component of the bike chassis, eliminating a traditional frame, significantly lowering overall weight thus keeping the handling precise. It is an ideal performance that most the riders demand, with a low center of gravity and chassis super rigid.
Many Accessories offer new ways to take the Sportster S to a whole new level. The mid-control kit ensures comfort and style while an engine guard and quick release wind shift deflect the elements. The Pillion and backrests are suitable for two-up riders and a sleek tail-bag helps in storing necessary stuff. The Wild-One collection is designed to thrill, and every piece is tailored to the motorcycle.
2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers – Technical Specifications
|Seat Height, Laden||28.9 inches|
|Ground Clearance||3.66 inches|
|Tires, Front Specification||160/70R17 73V|
|Tires, Rear Specification||180/70R16 77V|
|Tire, Type||Dunlop® Harley-Davidson Series, radial|
|Fuel Capacity||3.1 gal.|
|Oil Capacity (w/filter)||4.75 qt.|
|Weight, As Shipped||486 lb.|
|Weight, In Running Order||502 lb.|
|Type||Revolution® Max 1250T|
|Displacement||76.4 cubic inches|
|Fuel System||Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)|
|Exhaust||2-into-1-into-2; catalyst in the muffler|
|Engine Torque Testing Method||J1349|
|Engine Torque||94 ft-lb|
|Engine Torque (rpm)||6000|
|Horsepower||121 HP / 90 kW @ 7500 rpm|
|Lean Angle, Right (deg.)||34|
|Lean Angle, Left (deg.)||34|
|Fuel Economy Testing Method||Estimated City/Hwy|
|Fuel Economy||49 mpg|
|Primary Drive||Gear, 49/89 ratio|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 1st||12.21|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd||9.022|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd||6.994|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 4th||5.641|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 5th||4.731|
|Gear Ratios (overall) 6th||4.131|
|Front Fork||43mm of an inverted fork, including compression, rebound, and spring preload adjustability. Aluminum fork triple clamps.|
|Rear Shocks||Linkage-mounted, piggyback mono-shock with compression, rebound and hydraulic spring preload adjustability|
|Wheels, Front Type||Aluminum cast, satin black|
|Wheels, Rear Type||Aluminum cast, satin black|
|Brakes, Caliper Type||Front: radially mounted, monoblock, 4-piston caliper Rear: floating, single-piston caliper|
|Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps||All LED headlamp, low and high beam with signature position lighting. All LED Tail/Stop lamps with signature tail lighting|
|Gauges||4-inch viewable area TFT display with speedometer, gear, clock, trip, odometer, fuel level, ambient temp, low temp alert, cruise, range, side stand down alert, TIP over alert, and tachometer indication BT capable – phone pairing to access music, phone calls, navigation (H-D App ONLY)|
|Screen Size||4.3 inches|
|Headset Specifications (if equipped)||Bluetooth|
|Languages||English (US/UK), Arabic, Chinese (Simplified/Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French (Canada/France), German, Greek, Korean, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Portugal/Brazil), Indonesian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish (Mexico/Spain), Swedish, Turkish, Vietnamese, Thai|
|Hands-free Mobile Phone – via Bluetooth||Yes|
|Voice Recognition Languages: Phone functions only||Phone dependent|
|Voice Recognition Languages: Tuner/Media/Navigation||Phone dependent|
|Text-to-Speech (TTS) Languages||Phone dependent|
|Rider/Passenger Intercom||Headset function only|
|Vehicle Information Screen (Oil pressure, Air temperature, and EITMS)||TPMS, Battery Voltage, Engine Temp, Ambient Air Temp|
|USB||Charging and Instrument update, USB-C, 5V, 3A|
The new 2021 Harley-Davidson Sportster S Cruisers is a fantastic motorcycle with a powerful Revolution Max 1250T engine capable of delivering an enormous power supply and more incredible throttle response. The comfortable seat design ensures an excellent long-distance ride while the handlebars give maximum control in the rider’s hand.