How can I get more power out of my Sportster?

12/11/2020 Off By admin

How can I get more power out of my Sportster?

How to Get More Power Out of a Sportster 1200

  1. Replace the stock air intake system. The factory-equipped air intake system is restrictive, allowing a smaller amount of air into the carburetor.
  2. Replace the stock exhaust system.
  3. Rejet the carburetor.
  4. Replace the stock drive (front) pulley.

How can I make my 883 Sportster faster?

Inexpensive and Relatively Easy Modifications

  1. Remove any extra weight on the motorcycle using automotive tools.
  2. Replace foot pegs and other parts with lightweight, performance alternatives.
  3. Replace the current air filter with a performance filter made specifically for the 883 Sportster.

How much HP does a 1200 Sportster have?

Harley-Davidson Sportster 1200 Custom Engine and Transmission Technical Data
Maximum power – Output – Horsepower 68.00 HP (49.6 kW)) @ 5750 RPM
Maximum torque 96.00 Nm (9.8 kgf-m or 70.8 ft.lbs) @ 3750 RPM
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Air

How fast can a Harley 883 go?

105 mph
Top Speed: 105 mph (Est.)

How much horsepower does a Harley Davidson Sportster 883 have?

Harley-Davidson Sportster 883 models produce 40 horsepower in stock factory condition. Several incremental modifications can be made to double the stock horsepower. Modifications should be grouped to maximize the horsepower increases at each stage of the process.

What are the modifications for a Harley 883?

Modifications should be grouped to maximize the horsepower increases at each stage of the process. Air-intake volume, exhaust capacity, electronic fuel injection or carburetor output, cam adjustments and electronic ignition modules are some of the more common performance-enhancing modifications available for the 883 engine.

What can be done to a Harley Davidson Sportster engine?

It means that the compression ratio will be raised by altering the cylinder head. The inlet and exhaust ports will need modification and possibly even larger valves. The pushrods will need to be changed and you might even go to a 1250cc big bore kit and an upgraded crankshaft.

Can a Harley Davidson 883 be bored out to 1200?

If your Sportster is an 883 and built before 2008, it can be bored out to 1200 using the existing cylinders and a set of 1200 conversion pistons. This will give you a 40% increase in power and cost around $450 DIY on top of the budget given above or $1,000 fitted.