2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline is a Harley-Davidson Softail pared to the bone with visual elements from the original bobber movement combined with a raw style embraced by today’s young bike builders. Bobbed rear fender high and tight on the tire, a thin 144 mm, which emphasizes authentic hardtail profile. Hugs rider seat frame on the two lowest-ups offered by Harley-Davidson, while achieving high for a new split Pull the handlebar. Rigid powertrain allows tight packaging machines and frames to create a solid relationship between the rider and the power that moves the 2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline. Slender wire-like, hard as iron and dark as an asphalt road in the middle of the night, 2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline new motorcycle is the Harley-Davidson Softail models pared to the bone. A creation of the rebel movement Dark Custom, 2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline celebrate three fundamental elements of the motor: the beauty of the mechanical, internal combustion, and a long black line of the road ahead.
2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline balance loyalty with rebellion, convention before throwing color and chrome to see the Dark Custom honest, functional and can be achieved. Visual elements from the original bobber movement combined with a raw style, hand-carved embraced by today’s young builders. 2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline throwing new fuel on the fire that burned an entire generation, an unquenchable desire to rise.
Lean and tight
Bobbed rear fender high and tight on the tire, 144mm slim profile that emphasizes authentic hardtail. The compact lamp and speedometer tucked low to the end, the width of the FX front, and there are quite a shine to make the black parts appear black. Mixed black-rimmed wheels complete with a look that difficult, angry and undeniably Harley-Davidson. Styling shines the spotlight on the Big Twin engine dressed in black and silver, and the fuel tank was shaved smooth and low. 2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline ship, the rider’s arms on the chair frame-ups two lowest ever offered by Harley-Davidson, and reached a new high for the split Pull ™ bolt handlebar clamp that is right for a triple-top.Chassis Softail rear suspension using the controls provided by the coil-over shock absorbers installed horizontally along the frame rail under the powertrain, where they were out of sight. So while the swingarm mimic vintage hardtail frame lines, 2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline providing performance suspension and handling are very modern. Internally counterbalanced Twin Cam 96B ™ engine is rigid-mounted in a frame, creating a solid relationship between the rider and the power that moves the motorcycle ride to raise emotional experience.
2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline
2011 Harley-Davidson FXS Blackline USA Specifications
Engine3 Air-cooled, Twin Cam 96BTM
Valves Pushrod-operated, overhead valves with hydraulic, self-adjusting lifters; two valves per cylinder
Bore x Stroke 3.75 in. x 4.38 in. (95.3 mm x 111.1 mm)
Displacement3 96 cu. in. (1584 cc)
Compression Ratio 9.2:1
Fuel System4 Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Air Cleaner Paper, washable
Lubrication System Pressurized, dry-sump
Length 93 in. (2362 mm)
Overall Width 34 in. (864 mm)
Overall Height 47.3 in. (1201 mm)
• Laden2 24 in. (610 mm)
• Unladen 26.1 in. (663 mm)
Ground Clearance 5.25 in. (133 mm)
Rake (steering head) 30°
Fork Angle 33.5°
Trail 4.84 in. (123 mm)
Wheelbase 66.5 in. (1689 mm)
Tires (Dunlop® Harley-Davidson Series, blackwall):
• Front – D402F MH90-21 54H
• Rear – D402 MU85B16 77H
Fuel Capacity 5.0 gal. (18.9 L) (warning light at approximately 1.0 gal.)
Oil Capacity (w/filter) 3 qts. (2.85 L)
Transmission Capacity N/A
Case Capacity3 1.0 qts. (.95 L)
• As Shipped 638.5 lbs. (290 kg)
• In Running Order 682.5 lbs. (310 kg)
• Gross Vehicle 1124 lbs. (510 kg)
• Gross Axle
• Front 414 lbs. (188 kg)
• Rear 710 lbs. (322 kg)
Primary Drive Chain, 34/46 ratio
Final Drive Belt, 32/64 ratio
Clutch Multi-plate, wet
Transmission 6-Speed Cruise Drive®
Gear Ratios (overall): U.S.
• 1st 9.03
• 2nd 6.259
• 3rd 4.649
• 4th 3.764
• 5th 3.207
• 6th 2.706
Frame Mild steel tubular frame; rectangular section backbone; stamped, cast, and forged junctions; forged fender supports; MIG welded
Swingarm Mild steel, round tube sections, forged junctions; MIG welded
Front Forks 41.3mm telescopic
Rear Shocks Hidden, horizontal-mounted, coil-over
Wheels5: Black Anodized, Profile Laced Aluminum
• Front 21 in. x 2.15 in. (533 mm x 55 mm)
• Rear 16 in. x 3 in. (406 mm x 76 mm)
• Caliper Type 4-piston front and rear
• Rotor Type Patented, uniform expansion rotors
(diameter x width):
• Front 11.5 in. x .2 in. (292 mm x 5 mm)
• Rear 11.5 in. x .24 in. (292 mm x 6 mm)
• Anti-lock Braking System (option) Available
• Front Wheel 5.6 in. (143 mm)
• Rear Wheel 3.6 in. (91 mm)
Engine Torque6 (per SAE J1349):
• North America 89 ft. lbs. @ 3250 RPM (121 Nm @ 3250 RPM)
Lean Angle (per SAE J1168):
• Right 24.4°
• Left 25.9°
Fuel Economy7 (EPA urban/highway test)
35/54 mpg (6.72/4.36 L/100 km)
Battery (per Battery Council International Rating)
Sealed, maintenance-free, 12V, 19-amp/hour, 270 cca
Charging Three-phase, 38-amp system (439W @ 13V, 2000 RPM, 489W max power @ 13V)
Starting 1.2 kW electric with solenoid shift starter motor engagement
Lights (as per country regulation):
• Headlamp (quartz halogen) 55-watt low beam, 60-watt high beam
• Turn Signal Lights 28W (21W) self-canceling
• Rear Tail/Stop/Turn 8W/28W (5W/21W) self-canceling
• Indicator Lamps – High beam, neutral, low oil pressure, turn signals, engine diagnostics, security system8 (optional), 6-speed, low fuel warnings
• Vivid Black
• Cool Blue Pearl/Vivid Black
• Sedona Orange/Vivid Black
U.S. MSRP – Vivid Black $15,499 USD, Two-Tone $15,998 USD
Warranty9 24 months (unlimited mileage) Service Interval First 1,000 miles (1,600 km), every 5,000 miles (8,000 km) thereafter
1 Vehicles depicted may differ from vehicles manufactured and delivered. Specifications and prices listed may differ from specifications and prices of vehicles manufactured and delivered. All product descriptions (including depictions, specifications, dimensions, measurements, ratings and competitive
comparisons) are based on available information at the time of publication.
Although such descriptions are believed correct, errors and changes can occur and complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Harley-Davidson may make changes at any time to prices and specifications, and may change or discontinue models, without notice and without incurring any obligation.
Attention: Vehicles in the configurations shown and many of the accessories described in this catalog may not be available for sale or use in some locations. Please check with your dealer for complete product details and the latest information. All models feature 6-speed transmission (VRSC™ models and Sportster® models are 5-speed) and carbon fiber belt final drive; multi-plate clutch with diaphragm spring in oil bath; and 2-year unlimited mileage warranty.
2 Measurement reflects 180 lb. (81.7 kg) operator weight.
3 Recommended 91 octane or higher fuel (R+M)/2.
4 Standard and optional fuel systems may vary by country and region.
5 Standard and optional wheels may vary by country and region.
6 Values shown are nominal. Performance may vary by country and region.
7 Estimated from fuel economy tests on a sample motorcycle from the corresponding family conducted by Harley-Davidson under ideal laboratory conditions. Not all motorcycle models undergo fuel economy testing. Fuel economy and mileage may vary among motorcycle models within a family.
Your mileage may vary depending on your personal riding habits, weather conditions, trip length, vehicle condition and vehicle configuration and other conditions. Break-in mileage may vary.
8 North America security system includes immobilizer; outside North America the security system includes immobilizer and siren.
9 Inspections of certain systems and components are required at 2,500 mile (4,000 km) intervals. See Owner’s Manual for full details.
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