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2007 Buell Lightning CITYX XB9SX

  • 2007 Buell Lightning CITYX XB9SX

MSRP

$8,895

Displacement (CC)

984

Seat Height (in)

31

Dry Weight (lbs)

390

What does $8,895 buy you in 2007? Let's start here: Buell's Lightning CITYX XB9SX, a sport motorcycle made in USA. Basic specs include a 60ci engine (from a 88.9mm bore and a 79.4mm stroke) with air / oil cooling, belt driven, and a 3.8-gallon fuel tank. Estimated mileage is 65 mpg on the highway.

Specifications

Engine

  • Bore (MM)88.9
  • Compression Ratio10.0:1
  • CoolingAir / Oil
  • Displacement in CC984
  • Displacement in CI60
  • Engine TypeV Twin
  • StarterElectric
  • Stroke79.4
  • Valve ConfigurationOHV - Pushrod

Transmission

  • Numer Of Speeds5
  • Primary DriveChain
  • Transmission TypeManual

Tires

  • Front TirePirelli Scorpion Sync120/70 ZR17
  • Rear TirePirelli Scorpion Sync180/55 ZR17

Brakes

  • Front Brake Diameter375
  • Front Brake TypeDisc
  • Rear Brake Diameter9.5
  • Rear Brake TypeDisc

Suspension & Steering

  • Front Suspension Brand NameShowa®
  • Front Suspension TypeInverted Fork
  • Rear Adjustable Rebound DampingYes
  • Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-LoadYes
  • Rear Suspension Brand NameShowa®
  • Rear Suspension TypeTwin Sided Swing Arm
  • Seat Height (in)31.4

Other

  • Fuel Capacity (gal)3.8
  • Manufacturer CountryUSA
  • Manufacturer TypeSport
  • Dry Weight (lbs)390
  • Wheelbase (in)52