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1977 Harley-Davidson XLCR


1977 Harley-Davidson XLCR Pictures
A sinister-looking road racer to be sure, the XLCR was nonetheless humbled by cheaper Japanese machines of the day.
A sinister-looking road racer to be sure, the XLCR was nonetheless humbled by cheaper Japanese machines of the day.

Harley-Davidson ventured back into the world of customs to produce the 1977 Harley-Davidson XLCR and claimed it to be "the most powerful production cycle Harley-Davidson has ever built."

"Siamesed" exhaust headers helped extract maximum power from the 1000-cc V-twin.
"Siamesed" exhaust headers helped extract maximum power from the 1000-cc V-twin.
Easy-to-read tachometer and speedometer kept tabs on what Harley-Davidson said was the most-powerful motorcycle it had ever built.
Easy-to-read tachometer and speedometer kept tabs on what Harley-Davidson said was the most-powerful motorcycle it had ever built.
The shift lever was reversed on its shaft to make
The shift lever was reversed on its shaft to make
An ad for the XLCR credits "Willie G." Davidson,
An ad for the XLCR credits "Willie G." Davidson,

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