Buell Lightning XB12Scg - 2009 Specifications and Reviews

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General information

Category:Naked bike
Model:Buell Lightning XB12Scg

Engine and Transmission Specifications

Clutch:Wet, multi-plate, compensated
Transmission typefinal drive:Belt
Cooling system:Oil & air
Fuel control:OHV
Valves per cylinder:2
Fuel system:Injection. 49 mm down draft DDFI II fuel injection
Bore x stroke:88.9 x 96.8 mm (3.5 x 3.8 inches)
Engine type:V2
Capacity:1202.88 ccm (73.40 cubic inches)

Physical measures and capacities

Wheelbase:1,316 mm (51.8 inches)
Overall width:754 mm (29.7 inches)
Overall length:1,923 mm (75.7 inches)
Seat height:726 mm (28.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Dry weight:179.2 kg (395.0 pounds)

Buell Lightning XB12Scg dimensions and frame

Exhaust system:Tuned, tri-pass resonance chamber with InterActive valve and mass-centralised mounting
Rear brakes diameter:240 mm (9.4 inches)
Rear brakes:Single disc. Two-piston, direct mount caliper; stainless steel, fixed rotor
Front brakes diameter:375 mm (14.8 inches)
Front brakes:Single disc. ZTL2-type brake, 8-piston, 4 pads, fixed caliper, 375 mm single-sided, inside out, stainless steel, floating rotor
Rear tyre dimensions:180/55-ZR17
Front tyre dimensions:120/70-ZR17
Rear suspension travel:90 mm (3.6 inches)
Rear suspension:Showa coil-over monoshock with remote, under-seat reservoir and adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload
Front suspension travel:79 mm (3.1 inches)
Front suspension:41 mm Showa inverted forks with adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload
Rake (fork angle):21.0°
Frame type:Black aluminium frame with Uniplanar™ powertrain vibration isolation system, fuel in frame

Speed and acceleration

Power/weight ratio:0.5749 HP/kg

Other specs

Color options:Cherry Bomb translucid; Hero Blue translucid; Midnight Black
Reserve fuel capacity:2.83 litres (0.75 gallons)
Fuel capacity:14.45 litres (3.82 gallons)

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