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2019 Harley-Davidson® Forty-Eight® Special

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Starting at $11,299

2019 Harley-Davidson® Forty-Eight® Special

The 2019 Harley-Davidson® Forty-Eight® Special motorcycles are now for sale at Latus Motors Harley-Davidson®. As your trusted motorcycle dealer near Vancouver, Washington we enjoy assisting riders of all abilities. If you are a seasoned rider or just beginning your Harley-Davidson® journey, stop by our new and used motorcycle dealership.

We offer the complete lineup of 2019 Harley-Davidson® Sportster® motorcycles. 2019 Forty-Eight® Special models provide everything you need for long day trips and canyon rides. With its dark style and blacked-out fuel tank, the Forty-Eight® Special will transport you in style. This motorcycle offers a slammed suspension, muscular attitude, and low seat. Take hold of the tallboy handlebars and deliver power from a 1200cc Evolution® V-Twin engine to the rear wheel.

When you visit our dealership, our finance associates can tell you more about buying vs. leasing your Harley® and low downpayment options. We share your passion and are excited to help you choose your new ride. If you plan to trade-in your current motorcycle at the time of purchase, you'll receive fair market value for your used Sportster®.

The 2019 Harley-Davidson® Forty-Eight® Special makes itself known with a 1200cc Evolution® V-Twin engine, optimized seat design, and muscular stance. Enjoy endless journeys with this contemporary motorcycle with innovative features.

We invite you to stop by Latus Motors Harley-Davidson® to explore the Forty-Eight® Special with an emulsion rear shock and screw adjuster. Take the short ride to our local Harley® dealer and ride off on a new Sportster® model today!

Here at Latus Motors, we are your home for all things Harley-Davidson®. If you want to customize your motorcycle with genuine H-D® accessories, stop by our parts department. While you're here, browse our new motorcycle clothes, helmets, riding gear, and more!


  • Mount the 2019 Harley-Davidson® Forty-Eight® Special and bring the horizon to your handlebars.


  • Vivid Black $11,299
  • Color $11,649


  • Length 85.2 in.
  • Seat Height, Laden 7 26.2 in.
  • Seat Height, Unladen 27.8 in.
  • Ground Clearance 4.3 in.
  • Rake (steering head) (deg) 30.2
  • Trail 5.3 in.
  • Wheelbase 58.9 in.
  • Tires, Front Specification 130/90B16 73H
  • Tires, Rear Specification 150/80B16 77H
  • Fuel Capacity 2.1 gal.
  • Oil Capacity (w/filter) 2.8 qt.
  • Weight, As Shipped 547 lb.
  • Weight, In Running Order 564 lb.


  • Engine 1 Evolution® V-Twin
  • Bore 3.5 in.
  • Stroke 3.8 in
  • Displacement 1,202 cc (73.4 cu in)
  • Compression Ratio 10.0:1
  • Fuel System 3 Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
  • Exhaust Black, staggered exhaust with slash-cut mufflers


  • Primary Drive Chain, 38/57 ratio
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 1st 9.315
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd 6.653
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd 4.948
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 4th 4.102
  • Gear Ratios (overall) 5th 3.517


  • Wheels, Front Type 9 Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum
  • Wheels, Rear Type Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum
  • Brakes, Caliper Type Dual-piston front, Dual-piston rear


  • Engine Torque Testing Method J1349
  • Engine Torque 2 73 ft-lb
  • Engine Torque (rpm) 3,500
  • Lean Angle, Right (deg.) 27.1
  • Lean Angle, Left (deg.) 27.1
  • Fuel Economy: Estimated Hwy/City 5 48 mpg


  • Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator Lamps

    High beam, neutral, low oil pressure, turn signals, engine diagnostics, low fuel warning, low battery, security system (if equipped), ABS (if equipped)
  • Gauges

    Handlebar-mounted electronic speedometer with odometer, time-of-day clock, dual tripmeter, low fuel warning light, low oil pressure light, engine diagnostics readout, LED indicator lights
  1. Recommended 91 octane or higher fuel (R+M)/2.
  2. Values shown are nominal. Performance may vary by country and region.
  3. Standard and optional fuel systems may vary by country.
  4. See motorcycle owner’s manual for complete details.
  5. Estimated from fuel economy tests on a sample motorcycle from the corresponding family conducted by Harley-Davidson under ideal laboratory conditions. Not all motorcycle models undergo fuel economy testing. Fuel economy and mileage may vary among motorcycle models within a family. Your mileage may vary depending on your personal riding habits, weather conditions, trip length, vehicle condition and vehicle configuration and other conditions. Break-in mileage may vary.
  6. Prices listed are the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices for base models. Options such as color are available at additional cost. Prices exclude tax, title, licensing, registration fees, destination charges, added accessories, and additional dealer charges, if any, and are subject to change. Harley-Davidson reimburses dealers for performing manufacturer-specified pre-delivery inspection and setup tasks. Dealer prices may vary.
  7. Measurement reflects 180 lb. (81.7 kg) operator weight.
  8. North America security system includes immobilizer; outside North America the security system includes immobilizer and siren.
  9. Standard and optional wheels may vary by country and region.

Vehicles depicted may differ from vehicles manufactured and delivered. Specifications and prices listed may differ from specifications and prices of vehicles manufactured and delivered. All product descriptions (including depictions, specifications, dimensions, measurements, ratings and competitive comparisons) are based on available information at the time of publication. Although such descriptions are believed correct, errors and changes can occur, and complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Harley-Davidson® may make changes at any time to prices and specifications, and may change or discontinue models, without notice and without incurring any obligation.Attention: Vehicles in the configurations shown and many of the accessories described in this catalog may not be available for sale or use in some locations. Please check with your dealer for complete product details and the latest information. All models feature 6-speed transmission (V-Rodâ„¢ models and Sportster®Â® models are 5-speed) and carbon fiber belt final drive; multi-plate clutch with diaphragm spring in oil bath; and 2-year unlimited mileage warranty.

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