1971 harley davidson fx 1200 super glide “boat tail”
air cooled, four stroke, 45° v-twin, ohv, 2 valves per cylinder. drum brakes 4 speed 65bhp @ 5500rpm
1971 harley davidson super glide replica
but the notion of a lean, muscular cruiser caught on in a big way. once the tail section disappeared for ’72, the super glide developed a following, spawning the fx line of harleys that has continued for more than 30 years, through the low rider, the wide glide, the sturgis, the softail and the deuce.
1972 harley davidson superglide
1972 harley-davidson fx superglide
972 harley-davidson fx superglide boat tail midnight express. numbers matching. all original with many upgrades and extras. it has the rare and desired sparkling america (red, white & blue) paint job. 74 c.i./1200cc. kick & electric start. 4 spd. trans. low miles on stock rebuild. the 1972 superglide's werethe only bikes ever made and named the midnight express by h-d and the last of the all made in milwaukee bikes.the 1972 superglide sparkling america boat tail's were also, called and known as the ""evel knievel"" bikes.
Harley Davidson Super Glide FX Midnight Express
This second model Super Glide did away with the "boat" type fiber glass rear mudguard (fender) that was fitted on the original 1971 model.
Harly Davidson Super Electra Glide