Harley Davidson XL1200N Cafe Racer

A few months back we posted Brian Ballad’s 2007 Triumph Thruxton and today we have this brother-in-law Rob Salle’s 2007 Harley Davidson XL1200N (Nightster) cafe.  This bike was shed-built and is another fine example of an American Cafe.

Seat and Cowl from trans-moto
Roland Sands Pieces: Velocity Stack, Clip Ons, Speedo Mount, Coil Mount, Fork Brace, Grips
Chainsickle Rear Sets
Ikon Shocks (off a buddy’s thruxton)
V&H Outlaw Indy Pipe
Zippers Chain Conversion
Powdercoating by TRGCoating.com

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Motorcycle enthusiast. Founder of The Bullitt. Adventure seeker.




  • Murner August 15, 2012 at 6:05 pm


  • Anonymous September 7, 2012 at 3:27 pm

    very nice build. wonder what the max lean angle is.

  • Chris Vinijchaikul September 21, 2013 at 9:45 am

    What's the spec for your ikon suspension? Is it comfortable

  • mario martino November 18, 2013 at 3:32 pm

    This bike looks rad! What about the brake wire? where did you find it?