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Are Buell Ulysses reliable?

Are Buell Ulysses reliable?

Plus, the Buell Ulysses is designed to be a low-maintenance, reliable adventure bike. Veteran motorcycle journalist Peter Egan has owned a 2009 model since new, and hasn’t had to do any maintenance except for oil and tire changes. The V-twin has hydraulic valve lifters, so they don’t need to be adjusted.

How much does a Buell Ulysses weigh?

The Buell Ulysses has a dry weight of just 425 pounds. Its design centralizes mass and lowers the center of gravity to help the Ulysses feel nimble and responsive on paved and unpaved roads.

Are Buell motorcycles reliable?

Judging from the loyalty of Buell owners, the last generation of the 126,000 bikes produced by Buell are solid, reliable rides that will probably outlast most of their owners.

What was the fastest Buell made?

They are, however, very much a product of the man himself. The logo on the tank simply says “EBR,” and the bike is the 2014 1190RX. The $18,995 superbike, built by hand in the US, is the culmination of Buell’s decades of expertise. Its 185 horsepower makes it the fastest street bike he’s ever produced.

What is the seat height on a Buell Ulysses?

Overall suspension travel is 4.9 inches, while ground clearance is 5.9 inches with a seat height of 30.7 inches….

Make Model. Buell XB12XT Ulysses
Seat Height 780 mm / 30.7″
Dry Weight 211 kg / 465 lbs
GVWR 431 kg / 950 lbs
Fuel Capacity 16.7 L / 4.4 US gal

How much horsepower does a Buell 1125R have?

146 hp
The 1125R is powered by a 1,125 cc (68.7 cu in) Helicon V-twin engine made by BRP-Powertrain (Rotax) of Austria. The liquid-cooled engine has a V angle of 72° and produces a claimed 146 hp (109 kW), with a rpm limit of 10,500.

Is the Buell 1125R a good bike?

To sum up the 1125R, we would have to say it’s not a bad bike but it’s nowhere near as good as the competition – pretty good reasons why, then, that everyone has just about forgotten about the Buell 1125R (owners being the exception).

What is the difference between the Buell XB12XT and Ulysses?

The Ulysses model the Buell XB12XT is based on runs with taller suspension for that off-road stance. This version sees the Showa suspension reduced down to normal road bike height, and is very plush.

Why buy a Buell® adventure sport?

Picture credits – Buell. Submit more pictures. More pictures… The Buell® Adventure Sport motorcycle takes intuitive handling to both paved and unpaved roads alike. Purposeful styling and thoughtful innovations provide comfort, practicality and excitement, regardless of riding style or terrain.

How many miles on a 1203cc Buell?

“Definitely one for Buell aficionados” At a glance 1203cc – 103 bhp 40 mpg – 240 miles range Insurance group: 15 of 17 Medium seat height (780mm) New: £8,310

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