These are the known mechanical and performance specifications for your 1968 Harley-Davidson FLH Electra Glide.
ModelHarley-Davidson FLH Electra Glide
CostUS$ 1600. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc.
Displacement1212.72 ccm (74.00 cubic inches)
Bore/Stroke87.3 x 101.0 mm (3.4 x 4.0 inches)
FuelingCarburettor. Tillotson pumber carb
Horespower60.00 HP (43.8 kW)
Torque94.92 Nm (9.7 kgf-m or 70.0 ft.lbs)
Top Speed160.0 km/h (99.4 mph)
Fuel Economy & Polution
Fuel Capacity16.00 litres (4.23 gallons)
Frame TypeTubular cradle
Front SuspensionHydraulic telescopic forks
Rear SuspensionSwingarm. Dual coil-over-shocks. 3-step adjustable.
Alt. Seat Height
Wheelbase1,500 mm (59.1 inches)
Dry Weight355.2 kg (783.0 pounds)
Wheels & Brakes
Front BrakesExpanding brake (drum brake)
Front Brake Diameter
Rear BrakesExpanding brake (drum brake)
Rear Brake Diameter
WheelsWire spoked. Whitewall tyres.
It appears you're interested in specifications for the Harley-Davidson FLH Electra Glide. This Touring model is powered by a Shovelhead V-twin V2, four-stroke engine with 1212.72 ccm (74.00 cubic inches) of actual displacement before 8.0:1 compression. Fueling is metered via Carburettor. Tillotson pumber carb allowing this machine to produce its 60.00 HP (43.8 kW) horsepower and 94.92 Nm (9.7 kgf-m or 70.0 ft.lbs) torque. According to our records engine heat of the Harley-Davidson FLH Electra Glide is moderated by Air. You'll need to get familiar with the 4-speed transmission and pay attention to final drive Chain maintainence. Our best information shows that the front tire size is 5.10-16 and the rear is 5.10-16 . The entire package is supported by the frame, Tubular cradle. We know you like to go fast or cruise all day, but when you need to stop, you'll be dependant on Expanding brake (drum brake) front brakes and Expanding brake (drum brake) rear brakes. The Harley-Davidson FLH Electra Glide was launched in 1968, and we're happy to know (or assume) you've got one in your garage. To help you keep your ride in tip-top shape, consider purchasing an owner or service manual.