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Buell XB12Ss Lightning Long

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Make ModelBuell XB12Ss Lightning Long
Year: 2006
Engine: Air cooled, 45° V-Twin, four stroke, pushrod actuated overhead valve. hydraulic self-adjusting lifters, 2 valve per cylinder.
Capacity: 1203
Bore x Stroke: 88.9 x 96.8 mm
Compression Ratio: 10.0:1
Induction: 49 mm downdraft DDFI II fuel injection
Ignition / Starting: – / electric
Max Power: 103 hp @ 6800 rpm
Max Torque: 84 ft-lb @ 6000 rpm
Transmission / Drive: 5 Speed / chain
Frame: Aluminium Frame: with Uniplanar™ Powertrain vibration isolation system
Front Suspension: Showa® inverted fork with adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload.
Rear Suspension: Showa ® Fully adjustable, coil-over monoshock with remote, underseat reservoir.
Front Brakes: ZTL type brake, 6-piston, fixed caliper, 375 mm single-sided, inside out, stainless steel, floating rotor
Rear Brakes: Single 240mm disc 1 piston floating caliper
Front Tire: : 120/70 R17
Rear Tire: : 180/55 R17
Dry-Weight: 181.5 kg
Fuel Capacity: 16.7 Litres
Standing ¼ Mile 12.0 sec / 110.6 mp/h
Top Speed126.8 mp/h
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An extended swingarm and increased fork rake give the new Lightning Long a 54-inch wheelbase, two inches longer than the Lightning XB12S. Fork rake is increased from 21 to 22 degrees and trail goes from 3.3 inches to 4.7 inches. The result is a streetfighter with more relaxed handling and expanded ergonomics better suited to taller riders. The tail section is longer and the seat is taller and wider, and offers more room for a passenger. There’s also a larger under-seat storage compartment. Larger Frame: side panels give the Lightning Long a fuel-in-Frame: Capacity: of 4.4-gallons.

Buell InterActive Exhaust, a valve in the dual-chamber muffler controlled by the ECM that adjusts exhaust flow, gives the Thunderstorm 1203 V-Twin Engine: smooth torque delivery and optimized power. Like all Buell motorcycles, the handling remains quick and responsive. It is offered in Sunset Orange with Sunset Orange wheels, Midnight Black with Translucent Amber wheels, and Thrust Blue with Translucent Amber wheels, all with a Graphite Gray Frame: .