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Shaped by nearly 60 years of heritage and stripped to the essential elements of a pure riding machine, the new 2016 Harley-Davidson Roadster joins the Dark Custom lineup with a minimalist design inspired by classic racing motorcycles and current trends in stripped-down, naked custom bikes.

NEW IN 2016

  • Premium emulsion technology rear shocks with screw style pre-load adjustment
  • 43 mm inverted front forks with premium cartridge dampening technology and triple clamp design
  • Optimised steering geometry for a responsive, confidence-inspiring ride
  • Two-up seat with ribbed detail and minimalist styling
  • Lightweight, Offset-Split 5-Spoke Cast Aluminium wheels; 19-inch front, 18-inch rear
  • Lowered handlebar
  • Finned cast timer cover
  • Custom tank graphics



Length (mm) 2185
Seat Height (mm) 785
Fuel Capacity (litres) 12.5
Dry Weight (kg) 250


Engine Air-cooled, Evolution™
Displacement ( 1202
Engine Torque 101 Nm (74.5 ft-lb) @ 4250 RPM
Transmission 5-speed


Front Offset-Split 5-Spoke 19 in. x 3 in. (482.6 mm x 76 mm) Tyre: 120/70R19 M/C
Rear Offset-Split 5-Spoke 18 in. x 4.25 in. (457.2 mm x 108 mm) Tyre: 150/70R18 M/C

Colour Options

Colour Options Solids: Vivid Black; Black Denim; Velocity Red Sunglo
Two-tones: Billet Silver/Vivid Black