2018 Harley-Davidson Road Glide® Special

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THE AGGRESSIVE LOOKS AND RIDE TAKE OUR MOST ROAD-DEVOURING MACHINE TO AN EVEN DARKER PLACE

Blacked-out and loaded with premium features. Fire up the thrill-inducing Milwaukee-Eight® 107 V-Twin engine and you’re in for one hell of a ride.

Styling + Features

  • BLACKED-OUT FINISHES: Blacked-out from the front forks to the tips of the exhaust for an aggressive, modern look.
  • MILWAUKEE-EIGHT® V-TWIN ENGINE: A powerful, smooth-running engine with crisp throttle response and a pure, soul-satisfying rumble.
  • ALL-NEW BLACKED-OUT TALON®WHEELS: Big, bold wheels with spokes that extend all the way to the edge of the rim, so you can roll in with style and attitude.
  • STRETCHED SADDLEBAGS: A sleek look on the outside and roomy on the inside with more than enough space to stash your riding essentials. The lids open with a single touch of a hand.
  • PREMIUM BOOM!™ BOX 6.5 INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM: A stylish 6.5 inch full-color touch screen display with hands free mobile phone, media, and navigation. Delivers powerful, pure sound and dynamic full-range audio.
  • REFLEX™ LINKED BREMBO® BRAKES WITH STANDARD ABS: The front and rear brakes are electronically linked to provide exactly the right amount of brake to each tire no matter the road condition. No matter how good you are, this will make you a better rider.
  • RESPONSIVE SUSPENSION: High-performing frond and rear suspension with easily adjustable rear shocks put you in control of a plush ride.

General Information

Manufacturer Harley-Davidson
Model Year 2018
Model Road Glide® Special
Model Code ROADGLIDESPECIAL
Color Bonneville Salt Pearl

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes Front / Rear - 32 mm, 4-piston fixed
Wheels Front / Rear - Black, Talon Cast Aluminum
Tires

Front - 130/60B19 61H

Rear - 180/55B18 80H

Dimensions

Length 95.7 in.
Weight

As Shipped - 820 lb.

In Running Order - 855 lb.

Ground Clearance 5.5 in.
Wheelbase 64 in.
Seat Height

Laden - 25.9 in.

Unladen - 27.4 in.

Electrical

Lighting Indicator Lamps (as per country regulation) - High beam, running lights, directional lights, low oil pressure, neutral, engine diagnostics, battery, cruise control, speakers, accessory, security system, gear indication, low fuel warning, ABS, miles to empty display, fog/aux lamp indicator

Engine

Engine Milwaukee-Eight® 107
Displacement 1,753 cc (107 cu. in.)
Bore x Stroke 3.937 x 4.375 in.
Torque 111 ft.-lb. @ 3,250 (rpm)
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Fuel System Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Fuel Capacity 6 gal.
MPG Rating Combined City / Hwy - 45 mpg
Exhaust Black, 2-1-2 dual exhaust with tapered mufflers
Gear Ratio

Overall

1st - 9.593

2nd - 6.65

3rd - 4.938

4th - 4

5th - 3.407

6th - 2.875

Operational

Oil Capacity With Filter - 5.2 qt.
Primary Drive Chain, 34 / 46 ratio
Rake Steering Head - 26°
Trail 6.8 in.

Other

Additional Colors

Wicked Red

Vivid Black

HCC Hot Red Flake

Bonneville Salt Pearl