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2018 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight (XL1200X) Sportster

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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight (XL1200X)
2018 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight (XL1200X) Sportster
$15,999 EGC - Excluding Government Charges 2





10,430 Kms

2 Cylinders 1202 CC Petrol










2 Cylinders 1202 CC Petrol

Drive Type

Belt - Carbon Fibre Reinforced

Fuel System

1202CC, 4-STROKE, AIR-Cooled, 4-VALVE Ohv, Evolution 45-DEG V-Twin

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Dealer Comments

We are proud to present this preowned 2018 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Sportster in Vivid Black.

Known for its unmistakable old-school style, this Sportster model is the perfect canvas for your customisation dreams.

Key Features:
Classic Sportster Design: The Forty-Eight's timeless design is highlighted by its small peanut tank, paying homage to the original Sportster style. Its low, aggressive stance and minimalist look make it a head-turner on any road.

Stock Standard: This bike remains in its stock standard form, offering you the perfect opportunity to customise and personalise it to your liking. Whether you want to enhance its performance, tweak its aesthetics, or both, the possibilities are endless.

Vivid Black Finish: The sleek Vivid Black paint job adds a touch of sophistication and boldness, ensuring you ride in style.

Powerful Evolution Engine: Equipped with a 1200cc Evolution engine, the Forty-Eight delivers a powerful and smooth ride, embodying the spirit of Harley-Davidson.

Comfortable Ride: With its forward foot controls and low seat height, this bike offers a comfortable and confident riding experience, perfect for both city cruising and open road adventures.

This preowned 2018 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight in Vivid Black is more than just a motorcycle; it’s a blank canvas waiting for your unique touch. Its classic design and potential for customisation make it an ideal choice for both seasoned riders and those new to the Harley family.

Seize the opportunity to own a piece of Harley-Davidson history and create a bike that truly reflects your style. Contact us today to make this exceptional Forty-Eight yours!

HH Tick of approval
Pre-Sale inspection and 50-point safety check by our factory-trained technicians
HH 60 Days or 3000km warranty (whichever comes first)
PPSR with clean title so you can buy with confidence
Delivery available throughout Victoria or Australia-wide using professional motorcycle transporters.

OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK, MONDAY-FRIDAY 9:00am - 5:30pm & SATURDAY 9:00am - 4:00pm

Call us at HHM for a great deal or drop into our showroom located only minutes off Citylink in the West of Melbourne’s CBD and view one of the largest selections of new & pre-owned Harley-Davidson Motorcycles in town.

We are proud Harley-Davidson Dealers. Buy with confidence from Australia's premier Harley-Davidson dealership group, we’ve been doing this for over 40 years. We specialise in custom Harley-Davidson builds, can’t find what you want? Let us build it for you!

We offer an extensive range of parts & accessories to customise your ride and feature a state-of-the-art Workshop with Dyno facility available.

No deposit finance is available to approved purchasers along with extended warranty and
comprehensive/third-party insurance options.

Test Rides are available, and we welcome trade-ins of all makes and models to help get you on your new Harley-Davidson sooner.

Please only enter your contact details in the ASK THE DEALER A QUESTION section if you would like one of our friendly sales staff to contact you about this motorcycle. If you could also note your preferred contact method, telephone, text or email.
If you just want our location, we are at 3003 just off the Dynon Road exit on Citylink.


  • EngineSize: 1202
  • EngineType: Piston
  • FuelCapacity: 7.9
  • FuelType: Petrol
  • LAMS Approved: False
  • Vehicle Class: Cruiser (901 - 1200cc)
  • Engine Config: V-Twin
  • Engine Stroke: 4
  • Bore: 88.9mm
  • Stroke: 96.8mm
  • Cam Type: OHV (Over Head Valves)
  • Valves Per Cylinder: 2
  • Compression Ratio: 10.0:1
  • Induction System: Aspirated
  • Carburettor: ESPFI - Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection
  • Cooling: Air
  • Exhaust Description: Black; Chrome slotted heathshields; Tapered mufflers
  • Maximum Torque: 97.00Nm
  • Maximum Torque RPM: 3250
  • Starter: Electric
  • Engine Voltage: 12Volt
  • Charging Method: Alternator & Regulator-Rectifier
  • Recommended RON: 95
  • Gear Change Method: Left foot lever
  • Clutch Type: Wet, Multi-disc
  • Chassis Description: Circular sections; cast junctions
  • Side Stand: Standard
  • Front Suspension: 49mm Telescopic fork; Free valve right side; Cartridge style left side
  • Front Suspension Travel: 91.0mm
  • Rear Suspension: Twin Coil-over shock absorbers, Adjustable preload
  • Rear Suspension Travel: 41.0mm
  • Swingarm Type: Dual Sided
  • Front Brake Description: Single floating rotor/disc, Hydraulic; ABS
  • Front Brake Caliper(s): Double Piston
  • Front Brake Diameter: 300.0mm
  • Rear Brake Description: Single uniform expansion rotor/disc, Hydraulic operation; ABS
  • Rear Brake Caliper(s): Double Piston
  • Rear Brake Diameter: 260.1mm
  • ABS: Standard
  • Linked Braking System: Not Available
  • Wheel Type: Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminium; Machined Highlights
  • Wheel Size Front: 3.0x16" (76x406.4mm)
  • Wheel Size Rear: 3.0x16" (76x406.4mm)
  • Rear Tyre: 150/80-B16" (77H) Michelin Scorcher 31
  • Front Tyre: 130/90-B16" (73H) Michelin Scorcher 31
  • Length: 2165mm
  • Width: 835mm
  • Height: 1100mm
  • Wheelbase: 1495mm
  • Wet / Operational Weight: 252.00kg
  • Seat Height: 710mm
  • Seating Capacity: 1
  • Traction Control: Not Available
  • Lock Type: Fork Lock with Key (Steering Stem)
  • Instruments / Dash Description: Handlebar-mounted electronic speedometer with odometer, clock, 2 x trip meters, low fuel warning light, low oil pressure light, engine diagnostics readout, LED indicator lights, High beam, Neutral, turn signals, Low battery, Security
  • Seat Description: Optional extra of pillion seat available as accessory (Pillion footrests purchase/installation also required)
  • Windscreen: Optional

Please confirm all features with dealer.

Dealer Details

Harley Heaven Melbourne
445 Spencer Street, West Melbourne, VIC 3003
(03) 9348 6560

2EGC prices exclude government charges and on-road costs. Contact the dealer to determine charges applicable to you.