The middleweight Firebolt XB9R is powered by a snappy Thunderstorm 984 V-Twin engine that serves up 92 horsepower at 7,500 rpm and 70 ft. lbs. of torque at 5,500 rpm. The XB9R is a scrappy performer that offers precise handling and outstanding drive out of the corners.
Inspired by the track. Built for the street. The Buell Firebolt is less a machine and more an extension of your body. Precision handling. Raw power. Exotic style. Any the way you cut it, its the ultimate sport-riding experience. The XB9R is available in Racing Red with Designer Black wheels and a Fluid Silver frame.
Front brakes: Single disc. 6-piston, fixed caliper. Single-sided, inside-out, floating rotor
Front brakes diameter: 375 mm (14.8 inches)
Rear brakes: Single disc. Single-piston, floating caliper. Fixed rotor
Rear brakes diameter: 240 mm (9.4 inches)
Exhaust system: Mass centralized muffler mounted under the bike Power/weight ratio: 0.5257 HP/kg Other specifications Fuel capacity: 14.50 litres (3.83 gallons) Fuel consumption pr. 10 km (6.2 miles): 4.10 litres (1.08 gallons) Color options: Sunfire yellow