Buell Lightning XB12Ss - 2008 Specifications and Reviews

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General information

Category:Naked bike
Model:Buell Lightning XB12Ss

Engine and Transmission Specifications

Clutch:Wet, multi-plate, compensated
Transmission typefinal drive:Belt
Cooling system:Oil & air
Lubrication system:Dry-sump
Fuel control:OHV
Valves per cylinder:2
Fuel system:Injection
Engine type:V2
Capacity:1202.88 ccm (73.40 cubic inches)

Physical measures and capacities

Wheelbase:1,372 mm (54.0 inches)
Ground clearance:118 mm (4.7 inches)
Overall width:754 mm (29.7 inches)
Overall length:2,070 mm (81.5 inches)
Dry weight:181.4 kg (400.0 pounds)

Buell Lightning XB12Ss dimensions and frame

Exhaust system:Tuned, tri-pass resonance chamber with mass-centralized mounting
Rear brakes diameter:240 mm (9.4 inches)
Rear brakes:Single disc
Front brakes diameter:375 mm (14.8 inches)
Front brakes:Single disc
Rear tyre dimensions:180/55-ZR17
Front tyre dimensions:120/70-ZR17
Rear suspension travel:126 mm (5.0 inches)
Rear suspension:Showa coil-over monoshock with adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload
Front suspension travel:120 mm (4.7 inches)
Front suspension:43 mm Showa inverted forks with adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload
Rake (fork angle):23.5°
Frame type:Aluminum frame with Uniplanar™ powertrain vibration isolation system, fuel in frame

Speed and acceleration

Power/weight ratio:0.5677 HP/kg

Other specs

Color options:Cherry Bomb Translucid (New), Valencia Orange Translucid (New), Midnight Black
Fuel capacity:16.65 litres (4.40 gallons)

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