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Harley-Davidson Sportster cafe racer by RC Dept

  • Sep 18 2019 00:21 AM GTM
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Harley-Davidson Sportster is probably the most convenient Harley for building a cafe racer.The Andorran workshop RC Dept rebuilt the 2005 Harley-Davidson XL1200 Sportster into a sophisticated cafe racer, which easily can be considered a great exemplar.

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The Sportster’s silhouette’s been perfected with a low and long tank, transforming into a typical cafe racer tailpiece. Then they installed an inverted fork, YSS shocks, and 16” spoked wheels wrapped in Avon Cobra tires.Lighting is kept low profile with tiny LED turn signals. A new license plate bracket literally hugs the rear wheel.

Other specifications:

  • RSD foot pegs
  • KBike clip-ons
  • Brembo brakes
  • Mootgadget components

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