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2008 Victory Vegas Low

2008 Victory Vegas Low

Here is a Victory Vegas, altered to make it the ideal fi t for riders who want lower seat height and easier reach to the footpegs and hand controls. As the name implies, the Vegas Low seat is lower and all the essentials are closer, inspiring confi dence and comfort.

ALL-NEW MODEL FOR 2008
• This is a Vegas with reconfigured ergonomics for lower seat height & to make controls more accessible
• Seat height of 25.2” is over 1” lower than standard Victory Vegas
• Rider leg stretch to footpegs & ground also made easier by scalloped side covers that make bike over 11⁄2” narrower
• Footpegs are 2.25” rearward from standard Vegas position, bringing controls closer
• 2” pullback handlebars give a rider an easy reach to the grips & hand controls
(standard bars available via the Victory Custom Order Program)
• Front brake lever is adjustable so rider can dial in fingers’ reach to lever
• No passenger seat/footpegs; bike is configured to ensure solo rider’s comfort & confidence

NEW FEATURES FOR 2008
• New Victory brake system provides consistently outstanding braking
• New brake system uses several new components: Hand brake lever, front and rear calipers, rear master cylinder, rotors & plumbing
• New handgrips & end caps are styled to complement the new switch housings
• New grips can accept heated grip accessory; heated grips also available on Victory Custom Order Program models
• New switch housings provide refined, more integrated styling

NEXT GENERATION VICTORY FREEDOM® 100/6 V-TWIN
• 100ci/1634cc engine produces 85 horsepower & 106 ft-lbs. torque
• New airbox enhances air intake to help produce more power
• New Engine Control Module (ECM) with Closed Loop Fuel Injection to reduce emissions, improve drivability & power
• New throttle body, fuel injectors, oxygen sensors & idle air control
• New cooling system has newly styled oil cooler & new internal & external oil routing
• New engine components that reduce NVH (noise, vibration, harshness) include: New cam shafts, pistons, rods, crankshaft, balance shaft, crankcases & engine covers
• New transmission has new 1st & 6th gears
• New 6th gear has slightly higher ratio & runs more quietly
• New 1st gear has lower ratio & delivers improved low-speed drivability & acceleration
• New primary drive with new torque compensator reduces operating noise & improves smoothness

SPECIAL EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE
Available on Premium Stocking Models, Victory Custom Order Program models & from Pure Victory are:
• New billet wheels with custom design & 5-spoke pattern
• New hydraulic clutch that provides smooth, easy operation; requires less effort to control clutch
• Heated handgrips
• Pure Victory now offers over 254 Victory Vegas model-family accessories

VICTORY VEGAS LOW COLORS & GRAPHICS FOR 2008
• Solid Midnight Cherry
• Solid Boardwalk Blue
• Solid Black

KEY FEATURES
• Signature Vegas fuel tank has raised spine, scalloped sides & split tail that integrates with the seat
• Custom-inspired headlight design
• Premium suspension delivers a smooth ride and easy, predictable handling

ENGINE Vegas Low
Engine type   4-stroke 50o V-Twin
Cooling system Air / oil
Displacement 100 ci / 1634 cc
Bore x Stroke 101 x 102 mm
Compression ratio 8.7:1
Valve train Single overhead camshafts with
  4 valves per cylinder,
  self-adjusting cam chains,
  hydraulic lifters
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
  with 45mm throttle bodies
Fuel Capacity 4.5 gal / 17.0 ltr
   
Exhaust Staggered slash-cut dual exhaust
  with crossover
Oil capacity 5.0 qts / 4.75 ltr
Charging System 38 amps max output
Battery 12 volts / 18 amp hours
Primary Drive Gear drive with
   torque compensator
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Transmission 6-speed overdrive constant mesh
Final Drive   Carbon Fiber Reinforced Belt
 
CHASSIS DIMENSIONS
 
Length   96.0 in / 2439 mm
Wheelbase 66.3 in / 1684 mm
Seat Height 25.2 in / 640 mm
Ground Clearance 5.3 in / 135 mm
Rake/trail 32.9o / 4.9 in / 126 mm
Dry Weight 651 Lbs / 295 Kg
GVWR   1134 lbs. / 514 kg
 
SUSPENSION  
Front suspension:  
  Type Conventional telescopic fork
  Fork tube diameter 43 mm
  Travel 5.1 in / 130 mm
Rear suspension:  
  Shock absorber Single, mono-tube gas
  Swingarm Cast Aluminum
  with rising rate linkage
  Travel 3.0 in / 75 mm
  Adjustments Preload adjustable spring
BRAKES  
Front braking system:  
  Type 300mm floating rotor
  with 4-piston caliper
Rear braking system:  
  Type 300mm floating rotor
    with 2-piston caliper
 
WHEELS & TIRES  
Wheels:    
  Front 21 x 2.15 in
  Rear 18 x 5.0 in
Tires:  
  Front 90/90 21 Dunlop Elite 3
  Rear 180 55-B18 Dunlop D417
 
COLOR OPTIONS  
    Solid Black
  Solid Midnight Cherry
  Solid Boardwalk Blue

 

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