2018 Harley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883 Specs

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These are the known mechanical and performance specifications for your 2018 Harley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883.

Basic Specs

ModelHarley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883
CostUS$ 8999. Euro 10175. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc.


Displacement883.32 ccm (53.90 cubic inches)
TypeAir-cooled, Evolution®
DetailsV2, four-stroke
Bore/Stroke76.2 x 96.8 mm (3.0 x 3.8 inches)
FuelingInjection. Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
ExhaustBlack exhaust headers and black mufflers
LubricationDry sump


Final DriveBelt
ClutchMulti-plate with diaphragm spring in oil bath


Horespower51.00 HP (37.2 kW)
Torque68.00 Nm (6.9 kgf-m or 50.2 ft.lbs)
Top Speed

Fuel Economy & Polution

Fuel Consumption4.80 litres/100 km (20.8 km/l or 49.00 mpg)
Fuel Capacity12.50 litres (3.30 gallons)
Emissions111.4 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)


Frame Type
Trail117 mm (4.6 inches)
Front SuspensionTelescopic fork
Front Travel
Rear SuspensionTwin shocks.
Rear Travel
Seat Height653 mm (25.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Alt. Seat Height
Total Height
Total Length2,179 mm (85.8 inches)
Total Width
Ground Clearance100 mm (3.9 inches)
Wheelbase1,515 mm (59.6 inches)
Dry Weight247.0 kg (544.5 pounds)
Wet Weight256.0 kg (564.4 pounds)

Wheels & Brakes

Front Tire/Tyre100/90-B19
Rear Tire/Tyre150/80-B16
Front BrakesSingle disc. Optional ABS, dual piston
Front Brake Diameter300 mm (11.8 inches)
Rear BrakesSingle disc. Optional ABS, dual piston
Rear Brake Diameter300 mm (11.8 inches)
WheelsBlack 9 Spoke with Machined Highlights


It appears you're interested in specifications for the Harley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883. This Custom / cruiser model is powered by a Air-cooled, Evolution® V2, four-stroke engine with 883.32 ccm (53.90 cubic inches) of actual displacement before 9.0:1 compression. Fueling is metered via Injection. Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI) allowing this machine to produce its 51.00 HP (37.2 kW) horsepower and 68.00 Nm (6.9 kgf-m or 50.2 ft.lbs) torque. According to our records engine heat of the Harley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883 is moderated by Air. You'll need to get familiar with the 6-speed transmission and pay attention to final drive Belt maintainence. Our best information shows that the front tire size is 100/90-B19 and the rear is 150/80-B16 . 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 Single disc. Optional ABS, dual piston front brakes and Single disc. Optional ABS, dual piston rear brakes. The Harley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883 was launched in 2018, 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.