Harley-Davidson kicked off its yearlong one hundred and twentieth anniversary celebration with the announcement of the primary launch of latest fashions within the 2023 Harley-Davidson bike lineup. Included within the announcement are the CVO Highway Glide Restricted Anniversary mannequin and 6 extra limited-edition bikes that includes unique one hundred and twentieth Anniversary commemorative paint, finishes, and particulars, in addition to a refreshed Harley-Davidson Breakout cruiser and the brand new Nightster Particular middleweight sport bike. Within the three-wheeled division, Harley-Davidson introduced the brand new 2023 Highway Glide 3 trike in addition to a restyled and blacked-out Freewheeler trike.
Harley-Davidson one hundred and twentieth Anniversary Fashions
The limited-edition, premium CVO Highway Glide Restricted Anniversary mannequin celebrates 120 years of workmanship with what the corporate says is “one of the crucial intricate paint schemes ever provided by Harley-Davidson.”
Panels of Heirloom Crimson are utilized over a base coat of Anniversary Black, every outlined with a shiny crimson pinstripe and a hand-applied gold paint scallop. Delicate particulars added inside the panels painting the top and wings of a hovering eagle. The gold-plated tank medallion depicts an Artwork Deco rendition of the eagle, an iconic Harley-Davidson design ingredient.
Extra particulars embody Alcantara seat surfaces with gold and crimson distinction stitching accents, gold-tone powertrain inserts, and shiny crimson rocker bins and pushrod tube collars. Only one,500 examples of the CVO Highway Glide Restricted Anniversary mannequin might be produced for world distribution, every serialized with a laser-etched panel on the gas tank console.
The 2023 CVO Highway Glide Restricted Anniversary begins at $51,999.
Particular one hundred and twentieth Anniversary paint in a special scheme might be provided on six extra limited-production Harley-Davidson fashions, with colour and design mixtures impressed by early Harley-Davidson bikes. Every encompasses a basic paneled paint scheme with gleaming Heirloom Crimson as the bottom colour. Panels are outlined with a bright-red pinstripe and full of a darker Midnight Crimson fade. Extra particulars embody an Artwork Deco eagle tank medallion, seat covers with crimson aspect panels and gold embroidered Harley-Davidson emblem, and crimson fade powertrain inserts.
This commemorative design might be provided on the next serialized fashions:
- Extremely Restricted Anniversary (manufacturing restricted to 1,300 bikes globally)
- Tri Glide Extremely Anniversary (1,100 bikes)
- Avenue Glide Particular Anniversary (1,600 bikes)
- Highway Glide Particular Anniversary (1,600 bikes)
- Fats Boy 114 Anniversary (3,000 bikes)
- Heritage Basic 114 Anniversary (1,700 bikes)
Harley-Davidson Breakout is Again
After being taken off the U.S. market in 2020, the Harley-Davidson Breakout mannequin will return to the North America mannequin line, powered by the Milwaukee-Eight 117 V-Twin engine making a claimed 101 hp at 4,750 rpm and 123 lb-ft of torque at 3,500 rpm.
Different options of the Breakout embody a 5-gallon gas tank topped with a low-profile chrome console formed to elongate the bike profile, a brand new handlebar riser and chrome steel handlebar that’s 0.75 inch taller than the earlier mannequin, and a chrome end utilized to the rear fender helps, aspect covers, muffler shields, flip indicators, mirrors, Heavy Breather consumption, and new 26-spoke cast-aluminum wheels (26-inchers within the entrance, 18 within the rear), that are completed in gloss black with machined particulars.
The 2023 Harley-Davidson Breakout begins at $20,999 and is available in Vivid Black or, for a further $525, Black Denim, Baja Orange, or Atlas Silver Metallic. (see photograph gallery at finish)
2023 Harley-Davidson Nightster Particular
This new middleweight Nightster options the liquid-cooled Revolution Max 975T V-Twin engine. Harley says the engine is tuned to make large torque at low RPM (claimed 70 lb-ft at 5,000 rpm), including that its integration into the bike because the central member of the chassis additionally minimizes general bike weight.
The Nightster Particular has 4 experience modes (Highway, Sport, Rain, or user-customized), traction management, drag-torque slip management, and cruise management. Stopping energy comes from a Brembo axial-mount 4-piston caliper biting a 320mm disc within the entrance and a single-piston caliper and 260mm disc within the rear. ABS is normal, as is cruise management.
Different options embody a passenger pillion and footpegs, forged aluminum wheels with tire stress monitoring, and full LED lighting. The handlebar and 5-inch handlebar riser transfer hand controls 2 inches up and 1 inch again to place the rider in a commanding place on the bike, and the three.1-gallon gas cell is positioned beneath the seat to maneuver the load of gas low within the chassis, which lowers the middle of gravity for reportedly improved dealing with and simpler raise off the aspect stand. The gas fill is reached by lifting the hinged locking seat.
A 4-inch spherical TFT display screen shows all instrumentation and infotainment features managed utilizing buttons on the hand management array. The show helps infotainment generated by the rider’s Bluetooth-equipped cellular gadget. Most infotainment features additionally require a Bluetooth headset and audio system worn inside a helmet.
Utilizing voice instructions by way of the headset, the rider can obtain or place calls by way of a cellular gadget. Navigation is equipped by the Harley-Davidson App for iOS or Android downloaded into the rider’s cellular gadget. When navigation is enabled, the rider could choose a transferring map show or turn-by-turn map displayed on the display screen, assisted by audio directions by way of the headset.
The 2023 Harley-Davidson Nightster Particular begins at $14,999 and is available in Vivid Black or, for a further $450, Black Denim, Vivid Billiard Blue, or Industrial Yellow. (see photograph gallery at finish)
2023 Harley-Davidson Highway Glide 3 Trike
The all-new Highway Glide 3 mannequin is a primary for Harley-Davidson, and the corporate says the trike combines “the benefits of three wheels and a load of sizzling rod perspective with the consolation, comfort and magnificence of the frame-mounted Highway Glide fairing.”
The Highway Glide 3 options the Milwaukee-Eight 114, electrical reverse gear, and trike-specific rider security enhancements, together with digital linked braking, ABS, traction management, and drag-torque slip management – all of that are cornering enhanced.
A frame-mounted fairing options triple splitstream vents to assist cut back rider helmet buffeting, twin Daymaker LED headlamps, a low-profile windscreen, and a weather-proof rear trunk with top-mounted door and a couple of cubic toes of capability. The trike has Gloss Black forged aluminum wheels with machined particulars with uncovered lug nuts on rear wheels and bobtail rear fenders. Select black or chrome end in every colour.
The Growth! Field GTS 6.5-inch colour TFT contact display screen navigation/infotainment system powers two 5.25-inch fairing audio system, and helps normal Bluetooth connectivity to a cellular gadget that permits hands-free calling (requires Bluetooth headset).
The 2023 Highway Glide 3 begins at $32,999 and is available in Vivid Black. For a bump within the MSRP, you will get Grey Haze (+$900), Vivid Billiard Blue (+$900), Vivid Black w/Black End (+$1,100), Grey Haze w/Black End (+$2,000), or Vivid Billiard Blue w/Black End (+$2,000). (see photograph gallery at finish)
2023 Harley-Davidson Freewheeler
The Freewheeler cruiser-inspired trike nonetheless has a Milwaukee-Eight 114 engine and electrical reverse gear, nevertheless it will get a blacked-out restyle for 2023. The entrance finish, headlamp nacelle, tank console, hand and foot controls, powertrain, and exhaust all have black finishes instead of earlier shiny finishes.
New Gloss Black forged aluminum wheels function uncovered rear-wheel lug nuts, and rear 18-inch wheels exchange the earlier 15-inchers.
Different options of the 2023 Harley-Davidson Freewheeler embody trike-specific rider security enhancements, together with digital linked braking, ABS, traction management, and drag-torque slip management – all of that are cornering enhanced. The trike has a mini-ape handlebar, customized bobtail rear fenders, twin mufflers with slash-down suggestions, and a weather-proof rear trunk with top-mounted door and a couple of cubic toes of capability.
The 2023 Harley-Davidson Freewheeler begins at $29,999 for Vivid Black. For an additional $750 on MSRP, you will get White Sand Pearl, or add $1,500 for Vivid Billiard Blue/Billiard Grey. (see photograph gallery at finish)
Harley-Davidson Gives Extra Cruise Management and Traction Management
Along with the brand new bikes, Harley introduced that digital cruise management might be a typical function for the Fats Boy, Fats Bob, Breakout, and Low Rider S fashions, and it stays normal on Low Rider ST and Heritage Basic fashions.
The switchable Traction Management System might be provided as a brand new possibility for the Breakout, Low Rider S and Low Rider ST fashions.
For extra info, go to the Harley-Davidson web site.