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1999 XVS1100 DragStar

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(1999 / Production Model)

XVS1100 DragStar

This was a full-fledged cruiser model introduced in response to the rapid increase and diversification of demand after it became easier to get a license for large motorcycles in Japan (1997). The chassis inherited the low seat height and long wheelbase of the XVS400 DragStar, and was powered by a 1,100cc V-twin engine with ceramic composite-plated cylinders and forged pistons. Its graceful styling, natural handling and pulse-filled ride helped win the model a large following overseas as well as in Japan. The European market model is on display.

  • Overall length × width × height: 2,405mm × 895mm × 1,095mm
  • Weight: 261kg
  • Engine type: Air-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 2-valve, V-twin, 1,063cm³
  • Maximum power output: 45.4kW (61.7PS) / 5,750r/min
  • Maximum torque: 85.0N・m (8.7kgf・m) / 2,500r/min

*Overseas market model

*All figures, etc. in a model's description or specifications are from when the model was originally released.

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