Following the overwhelming success of the Bonneville Bobber – the fastest selling motorcycle in Triumph’s…
Allow me to change your perception of the new 2018 Harley-Davidson Softail Breakout Milwaukee-Eight® 114 cruiser. For you see, during my ride review, I escaped to the roads for nearly a week, taking this powerhouse Softail on a +2000 km trip (1250 miles) from Ontario to the province of Quebec and back again.
The Vulcan S is based on the Ninja 649cc parallel twin-engine. Its digital fuel injection liquid cooled and specific tuning give the engine its smoothness. This is a big advantage for new riders still finessing the power transitions either at high or low speeds.
Its chrome-defying powder black treated engine is what initially sets the Harley-Davidson FXSTB Night Train apart from all others in the collection. Not new to the Harley-Davidson’s product line; it was the manufacturers’ first custom bike in the early 70s; a stripped down Shovel Head, nicknamed the Harley-Davidson Night Train.