Worlds reputed bike maker Harley Davidson debuted the most powerful and costliest model into the Indian auto market named ‘CVO Limited’. This is being called the costliest and powerful model because of its luxury design, flamboyant elements, eye-catchy paint schemes and not but not the least, it out & out power packed performance. The artistry and workmanship skills is being exhibited by seeing the appearance of the bike. The huge monster stance and appearing quality elements made the bike a costly and worthier? Let’s see.
Harley Davidson CVO Limited is prestigious and limited edition model that was purely built for the desirable men under Project Rushmore. This tourer model with plusher and handful of features grab the attention of the auto market & enthusiastic too. The front of the bike gets a unique headlamp setup with full LED lights and twin fog lamps.
The huge stance to the bike got with the front fairings along with the clear lens visor gives a retro tourer look to the bike. The sturdy curvy fuel tank with curve design adds a premium look to the bike and also enable good driving posture to the biker.
The neatly cushioned seats with genuine leather material give ample comfort to both the rider and pillion. While the 740 mm of seat length provides all the easement to the sport bikers. While the added luggage compartment comes as an add-on to the bike that facilitates the users to the utmost, by considering the long journeys of biker.
The 2600 mm of length gives beasty stance to the tourer in the crowd. which provides ease to riders with short height. While the 1625 mm wheelbase gives perfect cornering of the bike and the 135 mm of ground clearance ensures ample driving capabilities on road.
The instrumentation console is the most talkative feature in the bike because the advanced technology of the console displays all the acquired information regarding speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip meter, engine temperature, oil temperature, voltage, fuel figures etc. And a hands-free phone with Bluetooth, speakers, wired headset, the MP3-USB with display screen further assist the rider to the extent.
Being the most costly bike it gets the most powerful engine that churns out tremendous output figures to ensure the best touring experience to the biker. The 1801 cc, Twin-Cooled™ Twin Cam 110™ engine that pumps out a maximum torque of 156 Nm @ 3750 rpm, while the 6-speed gearbox works effectively to ensure all the power to the rear wheel. The electronic sequential port fuel injection (ESPFI) system, provides gives continuous power to ensure good throttle response. The compression ratio of 9.2:1 and the bore x stroke ratio of 101.6mm x 111.1mm gives enormous output to enhance the touring experience.
The handling of the Harley-Davidson CVO Limited is decent and manageable. The BW 130/80B17-65H front and BW 180/65B16-81H rear tyres wrapped to a Custom Wheels give better grip on all surface conditions and also the chrome finish of the wheel elevates the appearance of the tourer. So as to stop the tourer, the Harley Motors engaged 32mm, four-piston fixed caliper disc brakes at both the front and rear wheel. While the ABS unit comes as a further assistance which ensures good braking conditions without skidding the bike.
To revive the touring experience, the tourer gets fitted with the 49mm telescopic forks at the front and an air-adjustable full travel air ride suspension at the rear that. Thus, both the rider & pillion gets relished with the comfort that offered by the CVO Limited.
The Harley Davidson CVO Limited cost us INR 56,40,797 which may jaw-dropping price tag for the normal audience. Hence this Limited edition model ‘CVO’ is hence proved that it is a best in class tourer that offers all the features, specs, performance and comfort too. Thus, it is a worthy performer and the word ‘costly’ is not a remark for the bike anymore.
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