The 2013 Harley Davidson® Sportster SuperLow™ XL883L comes to all the motorcycle features for easy handling as on previous model. With a true Harley Davidson® rumble, steel parts, premium paint and flawless chrome, this model reveals its authentic American motorcycle roots in every inch of detail. Cast black split 5-spoke machined rims weigh less and get you through turns and other low-speed maneuvers effortlessly. With an 18 inch wheel up front and a 17 inch wheel backing it up at the tail end, the light wheels and radial tires on the this motorcycle make handling a cinch. As seen on the other Superlow model, it features Sportster tank, longer travel rear suspension, low seat height, and comfortable rider cock-pit. Learn more about all of the styling features, technical specification, and handling characteristics of 2013 Harley Davidson® Sportster SuperLow™ XL883L.
2013 Harley Davidson® Sportster SuperLow™ XL883L Specification
Engine Type – Air-cooled, Evolution®
Bore x Stroke – 3 in. x 3.812 in.
Displacement – 53.9 cu in
Compression Ratio – 8.9:1
Fuel System – Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Primary Drive – Chain, 57/34 ratio
Engine Torque 255 ft-lb, 3,500 RPM
Estimated Fuel Economy – Combined City/Hwy 551 mpg
Chassis and Dimension
Available Colors – Birch White/Midnight Pearl, Candy Orange/Beer Bottle, Big Blue Pearl, Vivid Black
Exhaust – Chrome, staggered, shorty exhaust with dual mufflers
Front Wheel Type – 9Black, Split 5-Spoke with Machined Rim
Tire Front – 120/70 ZR-18 59W
Tire Rear – 150/60 ZR-17 66W
Rear Wheel Type – 9Black, Split 5-Spoke with Machined Rim
Brakes – Dual piston front, single-piston rear
Rake (steering head) – 31.1°
Seat Height – Laden 725.5 in., Unladen 726.8 in.
Ground Clearance – 3.8 in.
Length – 86.1 in.
Trail – 5.7 in.
Wheelbase – 59.3 in.
Fuel Capacity – 4.5 gal.
Oil Capacity – 2.8 qt.
2013 Harley Davidson® Sportster SuperLow™ XL883L Features
Engine and Transmission – The Evolution® engine broke new ground in displacement innovation while maintaining the hunger for power, durability and proven reliability. Air-cooled and durable as hell, the 883cc Evolution® engine is yet another nod to the unwavering work ethic that drives advancements in motor technology. Aluminum heads and cylinders lighten the load of the bike and improve air-cooling efficiency. Electronic fuel injection boasts increased reliability and less routine maintenance. Electronic fuel injection coupled with trouble-free handling help create a confidence-inspiring ride that’s perfect for anyone just beginning their journey on two wheels. Silver powder-coated cylinders and cylinder heads are topped off with polished rocker covers to complete the premium look. Smooth handling at slow speed and easy acceleration off the line with the final drive ratio.
Chassis and Suspension – The low and ergonomic seat provides the ultimate in handling confidence. The combination of a low, 25.5 inch seat height plus a narrow frame makes it easy to maneuver through turns and down straights at varying speeds. Lighter feeling, highly maneuverable front end helps build rider confidence, especially when operating the bike at lower speeds. Lightweight front forks and triple clamps, and an 18 inch front wheel diameter combine to offer a smooth ride with easy handling. A lower and longer travel rear suspension sets up with additional comfort on the road without sacrificing seat height. The unique suspension helps the pass through bumps and other unexpected road conditions with ease when enjoy riding on 2013 Harley Davidson® Sportster SuperLow™ XL883L.