These are the known mechanical and performance specifications for your 1979 Harley-Davidson XLH 1000 Sportster.
ModelHarley-Davidson XLH 1000 Sportster
Displacement997.00 ccm (60.84 cubic inches)
Bore/Stroke81.0 x 96.8 mm (3.2 x 3.8 inches)
Horespower57.00 HP (41.6 kW)
Top Speed180.0 km/h (111.8 mph)
Fuel Economy & Polution
Fuel Capacity9.00 litres (2.38 gallons)
Alt. Seat Height
Wet Weight240.0 kg (529.1 pounds)
Wheels & Brakes
Front BrakesDual disc
Front Brake Diameter
Rear BrakesSingle disc
Rear Brake Diameter
It appears you're interested in specifications for the Harley-Davidson XLH 1000 Sportster. This Sport model is powered by a V2, four-stroke engine with 997.00 ccm (60.84 cubic inches) of actual displacement before 9.0:1 compression. Fueling is metered via allowing this machine to produce its 57.00 HP (41.6 kW) horsepower and torque. According to our records engine heat of the Harley-Davidson XLH 1000 Sportster 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 3.75-19 and the rear is 4.25-18 . The entire package is supported by the frame, . We know you like to go fast or cruise all day, but when you need to stop, you'll be dependant on Dual disc front brakes and Single disc rear brakes. The Harley-Davidson XLH 1000 Sportster was launched in 1979, 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.