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1984 Harley-Davidson XR-1000 Sportster


1984 Harley-Davidson XR-1000 Sportster Pictures
The XR-1000 Sportster's acceleration was unequaled by any other street motorcycle Harley had ever built.
The XR-1000 Sportster's acceleration was unequaled by any other street motorcycle Harley had ever built.

The 1984 Harley-Davidson XR-1000 Sportster motorcycle was based on the stripped down XLX Sportster, but it was fitted with special cylinder heads similar to those on the racing version for more horsepower.

XR-1000 Sportster gauges were positioned just above the handlebars, within easy view of the rider.
XR-1000 Sportster gauges were positioned just above the handlebars, within easy view of the rider.
The XR's twin carbs on the right fed into the back of both cylinders.
The XR's twin carbs on the right fed into the back of both cylinders.
The exhaust exited on the left from the front of the cylinders.
The exhaust exited on the left from the front of the cylinders.
The basic XR-1000 Sportster design originated with the XR-750 dirt-track race bike.
The basic XR-1000 Sportster design originated with the XR-750 dirt-track race bike.

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