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Hellcat 124: A Chopper Profile


The Hellcat 124 is a Factory chopper by Confederate. See more motorcycle pictures.

The Hellcat 124 is not your normal chopper. But then, it was never intended to be. In an effort to build a bike unlike any other, Confederate combined high levels of technology with high performance to create the Hellcat 124.

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The company designed and built the frame, adding inverted Marzocchi forks, a Penske coil-over rear shock, and substantial brakes: twin 300-mm discs with 6-piston calipers in front, a 280-mm disc with twin-piston caliper in back.

This impressive list of high-performance hardware is warranted because the 124-cubic-inch S&S Super Sidewinder Plus engine puts out an impressive 130 rear-wheel horsepower. The quest for speed is aided by bodywork crafted from carbon fiber, which not only saves weight, but with its matte finish and "weaved" appearance, lends a certain mystique as well.

Yes, a serious sporting demeanor makes the Hellcat unlike other choppers. But that was, of course, the intent all along.

Check out the next page for more pictures and specifications of the Confederate-built Hellcat 124.

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