The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum Biltwell  

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE ZONE > Sportster Motorcycle Motor / Engine > Sportster Motorcycle Engine Conversions
XLF Gallery XLF Classifieds XLF Blogs XLF Shout XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Sportster Motorcycle Engine Conversions Advice, questions, and tips for 1200, 1250, 1340, 1450 etc... for Sportster and Buell motorcycle engine conversions

Members Birthdays
Lowbrow Customs
CV Performance
Speedway Instruments
Lowbrow Customs

Burly
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10th May 2009
Stephen Lowry's Avatar
Stephen Lowry Stephen Lowry is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 1,439
Sportster/Buell Model: 1988 4 speed XL 1424cc
Sportster/Buell Year: 88
Other Motorcycle Model: 2003 Road Glide 95" stg 2
Reputation: 792
Stephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enough
Default 214 HP sportster ( now 220 HP )

Just got a message on another thread about the Daytona Wyotec brute HP shootout winner from this spring. The bike is for sale on Ebay, It made 220 HP on it's last dyno pull. All motor, no nitrous, 140 cu in, 4.60 X 4.125, S&S B1 heads, dual S&S D carbs, the valves are a whopping 2.45 in and 1.88 ex. It looks and the spec sound like a old AHDRA Pro Stock motor when they were limited to 140 cu in. Nothinng you could ride around. The 160's now running in pro gas with nitrous make 300 +. Still I bet it was quite a show and quite a shock to see it on the dyno, sorry I missed that...............steve

[IMG][/IMG]
__________________
XL's: You got love em, make em faster, handle and stop better as they get older: 116 HP & 105 lbs TQ, 88inch Axtell mountain motor.............Steve

Last edited by Stephen Lowry; 10th May 2009 at 23:49..
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11th May 2009
xlint89's Avatar
xlint89 xlint89 is offline
Senior Chief Know It All
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: East side
Posts: 865
Sportster/Buell Model: XL
Sportster/Buell Year: 89
Reputation: 1564
xlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura aboutxlint89 has a spectacular aura about
Default

Here's Todd's cycle "pickpocket" with a 120 cu in. Has S&S B1 heads and SA cases.

http://amdchampionship.com/content.p...bikenumber=175
__________________
Stock............. Isn't that a soup or something?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11th May 2009
Hot Rod Sporty's Avatar
Hot Rod Sporty Hot Rod Sporty is offline
Senior Master Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Huntsville, AL
Posts: 4,392
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200 Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 2005
Reputation: 66805
Hot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud ofHot Rod Sporty has much to be proud of
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by xlint89 View Post
Here's Todd's cycle "pickpocket" with a 120 cu in. Has S&S B1 heads and SA cases.

http://amdchampionship.com/content.p...bikenumber=175


I don't know if S&S even still produces that motor, but when they did that is a $15,000 motor, in the 100" form.....daaayumm..
__________________
________________________________________
PROUD MEMBER OF THE 'IGNORED BY '79' CLUB :banana __________________________________
[SIZE="1"][B]RIP James "Mr. Jimi" Melton - 1947-2008
Godspeed brother.[/B]
________________________________
[B]"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."[/B] --James Dean
________________________________
[B]"A narcissist is someone better looking than you are."[/B] --Gore Vidal
________________________________

[B]"I just love the 'mechanicalness' of it"[/B]
--Indian Larry Desmedt[/SIZE]
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11th May 2009
rottenralph's Avatar
rottenralph rottenralph is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: cordova, tn
Posts: 13,399
Sportster/Buell Model: xl1218rr turbo
Sportster/Buell Year: 1993
Reputation: 296406
rottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond reputerottenralph has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Nice, makes me want my JMC even more now. Too bad those limeys are so slow. 200 h.p. sporty would be great if it was streetable.
__________________
Spoiled but definitely not rotten. Started life as a black 1993, 1200 Now-1218, Home ported 2009 FI heads, Andrews N6 cams, Dyna2Ki, JMC aluminum swingarm, Chainsikle custom mid forward controls, GBC inverted front end, 3 degree wide-glide trees and 5 degree raked cups. 18x3.5 fatspoke rear with 150/60 and 21x3.5 with 120/70.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 11th May 2009
Stephen Lowry's Avatar
Stephen Lowry Stephen Lowry is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 1,439
Sportster/Buell Model: 1988 4 speed XL 1424cc
Sportster/Buell Year: 88
Other Motorcycle Model: 2003 Road Glide 95" stg 2
Reputation: 792
Stephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enough
Default

Yeah, that thing would not be real streetable, however the asking price of $22,000 is not out of line if you look at all the componets, and the tuner Rob Shopf is quite a builder and tuner, he works out of Hal's speed shop up in Wisconsin, they've been making motors like that for years, even bigger and badder. He built all of Tom Bradfords AHDRA Pro Gas bikes, back when they were still trying to qualify 45 degree Harleys in the NHRA. It's really a mid level bike for them, they had 160's and even tried a 186 for a while if I remember right...................Wish I had an extra $ 20,000, I don't know what the reserve is but the bid was only $10,500 a couple of hours ago, it's on EBay..................

Last edited by Stephen Lowry; 11th May 2009 at 15:25..
Reply With Quote
Know Thy Hog

  #6  
Old 11th May 2009
Slowbiker Slowbiker is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 86
Reputation: 10
Slowbiker is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Why not lower the compression and ride it on the street??? It has a title..
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 11th May 2009
Stephen Lowry's Avatar
Stephen Lowry Stephen Lowry is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 1,439
Sportster/Buell Model: 1988 4 speed XL 1424cc
Sportster/Buell Year: 88
Other Motorcycle Model: 2003 Road Glide 95" stg 2
Reputation: 792
Stephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enough
Default

The frame is so low you couldn't ride many places...........
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 15th May 2009
Stephen Lowry's Avatar
Stephen Lowry Stephen Lowry is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 1,439
Sportster/Buell Model: 1988 4 speed XL 1424cc
Sportster/Buell Year: 88
Other Motorcycle Model: 2003 Road Glide 95" stg 2
Reputation: 792
Stephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enoughStephen Lowry will become famous soon enough
Default

It sold for $15,000, pretty good price if you look at the componets, you'd have a hard time just building the motor for that price, the S&S pro stockcases are worth a bunch by themselves, they can run it in AHDRA street pro and do pretty good I'd think.........
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Custom Search

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 09:44.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
XL Forum - Linson Media LLC