2008 Ural Tourist

Motorcyclist Online helps you research the used 2008 Ural Tourist before buying this Touring bike. The 2008 Tourist is made in Russia. With front Disc brakes that will securely stop this motorcycle on demand. It comes standard with a 749 cc Horizontally ...     read more
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2008 Ural Tourist

2008 Ural Tourist 750

Intro

The base MSRP for the 2008 Ural Tourist is around $10,500. The air-cooled engine for this touring motorcycle produces around 40 horsepower at 5,600 RPM and 38 pound-foot of torque at 4,000 RPM. The engine has two valves per cylinder and two 22 millimeter Keihin carburetors as well. The top speed for this touring motorcycle is around 62 miles per hour. The frames, wheels and rear suspension of the 2008 Ural Tourist 750 touring motorcycle are all fabricated from steel. The motorcycle is around 8.4 feet long, 43.3 inches high, around 66.9 inches wide, and has around 4.9 inches of ground clearance.

The 2008 Ural Tourist motorcycles and sidecar are designed to sit up to three people. These motorcycles come equipped with a standard grab rail, a floor board for the passenger and foot pegs for both riders as well. The driver’s console for the 2008 Ural Tourist motorbike utilizes a standard trip odometer and speedometer. The sidecar comes equipped with a windshield and trunk for riders’ convenience. This touring motorcycle and sidecar also comes equipped with helmet storage, adjustable levers, and halogen headlights.

Many riders like the 2008 Ural Tourist for its superior stability in comparison to more traditional motorcycles. This 2008 touring motorcycle and sidecar can be a great choice for older riders are people with physical ailments or restrictions. Many riders love the comfortable ride and the beautiful paint job on the 2008 Ural Tourist motorcycle. Some riders said that the engine typically needs to break in first before the throttle and acceleration really become responsive. Riders also praise the 2008 Ural Tourist for its long-term durability. Riders said it is relatively easy to perform maintenance repairs on this motorcycle from home.

Some riders prefer other classic motorbikes in comparison to the 2008 Ural Tourist. There are riders that think that other classic motorcycles and different bikes have better engine performance, reliability and lower maintenance expenses than the 2008 Tourist. Some of these riders feel other motorcycles are more fun to ride and offer more value for the cost as well. These riders still acknowledge that the 2008 Ural Tourist is safer, has better touring capabilities and better off-roading capabilities than most motorcycles currently available.

New For 2008
  • The 2008 Ural Tourist was carryover for 2008.
  • Surveyed riders gave the 2007 Ural Tourist motorcycle slightly higher ratings than the 2008 version.
  • Riders thought the 2007 Ural Tourist motorcycle has better engine performance, touring capabilities, design, reliability and lower repair costs than the 2008 model.
  • These riders also thought the 2007 version was a lot more fun to ride and was better value for the money as well.
  • Riders indicated that the 2008 Ural Tourist was safer to ride and had better racing track and off-roading capabilities than the 2007 model.

2008 Ural Tourist Specs

  • Model: 2008 Ural Tourist 750
  • Engine Type: 749 cc four-stroke two-cylinder horizontally opposed
  • Bore and Stroke: 3.07 x 3.07 inches
  • Compression ratio: 8:6:1
  • Valve Train: OHV
  • Induction: Carburetor
  • Ignition: Electric/Kick
  • Transmission: four-speed manual
  • Final Drive: Shaft
  • Fuel Capacity: 5.8 gallons
  • Estimated Fuel Economy: N/A
  • Brakes (Front): Disc
  • Brakes (Rear): Drum
  • Suspension (Front): Leading Link Fork
  • Suspension (Rear): Twin Sided Swing Arm
  • Wheelbase: 58 inches
  • Rake: N/A
  • Trail: N/A
  • Seat Height: 30.9 inches
  • Curb Weight: 739 pounds
  • Tires (Front): 4 X 19
  • Tires (Rear): 4 X 19

Accessories

  • The 2008 Ural Tourist lineup is available in Red, Maroon, Blue/Silver and Black.
  • Camo Tool Bag
  • Chrome Luggage Rack For Spare Wheel
  • Chrome Sidecar Front Bumper
  • Gas Tank Mounted Tool Box
  • Stepped Bike Bench Seat
  • Bike Bench Seat (2 Passenger)
  • Bike Cover
  • Sidecar Luxury Seat Set
  • Spare Tire Cover With Logo
  • Stamped Chrome Rear Fender Rack
  • Black Sidecar Front Bumper
  • Black Tank Bag With Logo
  • Camo Seat Cover
  • Camo Sidecar Tonneau Cover
  • Camo Spare Tire Cover
  • Camo Tank Bag With Logo
  • Tool Bag With Logo
  • Tractor Seat Cover
  • Ural Adventure Package
  • Metal Side Panel
  • Mudguard (Set)
  • NATO Luggage Rack For Spare Wheel
  • Open Spare Tire Cover
  • Pleated Bike Bench Seat
  • Rear Sidecar Bumper

Key Competitors For The 2008 Ural Tourist

  • 2008 Ural Gear-Up 750
  • 2008 Ural Patrol 750
  • 2008 Honda VTX 1300 Tourer

Available Tourist Sub Models

2008 Ural Tourist 750 Buyer's Guide 2008 Ural Tourist 750
Bodystyle:
Touring
HP/Torque:
40 / 38
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