1999 Sportster XL1200

by Jeff R
(Springfield, MO)

Sportster XL 1200

Sportster XL 1200

Sportster XL 1200
1999 Sportster XL883C 1200

1999 Sportster 1200 XL883C: 120+ hp, 1200 cc Screaming Eagle kit bored .040 over, with custom head work, Mikuni HSR48, K&N Intake and Bassani drag pipes, a little chrome, Corbin Sturgis solo seat, chain conversion, shaved tail light in a fiberglass rear fender, signals and front fender removed, 21" front wheel installed and the entire stance lowered about 2.5" on both ends.


I plan to make it more of a cruiser and less of a drag bike for the future, although it's fun seeing the look on some other riders faces when they decide to mess with my little 11.5 second Sportster.

Comments for 1999 Sportster XL1200

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Apr 20, 2012
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Corrections
by: Anonymous

Actually, I was apparently a little excited when I first posted my pics. :-)

The 21" wheel is stock on the XLH883C, and the carb is actually a 42, not a 48.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Sportster Choppers.