The V Star Custom is the lightest of the full-size
Stars, which means great handling and performance
are along for the ride, too.
Dual exhausts, custom-looking clear
turn signals, lots of chrome—the V Star Custom
represents tremendous cruiser bang for the buck.
Classic rigid-look rear end serves up 3.4 inches
of rear wheel travel damped by a hidden
preload-adjustable shock, offering up a great ride.
27.4-inch seat height lets riders get both feet
on the pavement.
Estimated 49 mpg* means over 200 miles of riding
Beautifully chromed and polished 40-cubic-inch (649cc)
air-cooled, SOHC 70-degree V-twin cranks out torquey low and
mid-range power with minimal engine rpm—maximum
torque is reached at only 3000 rpm—for powerful, smooth
Forged, lightweight pistons. Greater durability and reduced
vibration and reciprocating mass.
Efficient and quiet shaft drive. Requires almost no maintenance.
Ceramic-composite, cylinder-bore plating ensures superior heat
dissipation. Offers better cooling and longer engine life.
Thick, cylinder cooling fins. Enhances the stylish look while
Dual, heated Mikuni® 28mm carburetors with a throttle position
sensor (TPS) features a progressive pulley, electronic fuel pump
and handy side-mounted air filter. Provides a consistent fuel
flow, great throttle response and optimum power throughout
Wide-ratio five-speed transmission ensures extremely usable,
cruiser-friendly power delivery to the asphalt.
Two-into-two chrome exhaust pipes create sleek styling and
deliver maximum low- and mid-range engine output.
Stout, large-diameter steel frame is designed to provide low seat
height with ample rider legroom.
The bobbed fender evoke’s a look that’s both sporty and stylish.
Extra long, 63.4-inch wheelbase adds to rider comfort, handling,
and creates a long and low retro look.
Large, low-profile seat provides exceptional rider comfort while
low, 27.4-inch seat height allows rider to put feet down for extra
confidence at stoplights.
41mm aluminum telescopic front fork with 5.5 inches of travel
and tube protectors ensures a smooth ride with stylishly
Link-type, preload-adjustable single rear shock with 3.4 inches
of travel provides excellent handling and plusher ride quality.
Rear shock is tucked out of sight under sporty bobtail fender for
that classic, hardtail look.
Single front disc and rear drum brakes deliver strong,
confidence-inspiring stopping power.
Narrow front tire on wire-spoked wheel completes the Custom’s
design and delivers quick steering for sporty handling.
Industry-leading Star family fit and finish features rich, lustrous
paint and extensive chrome accents that create a stunningly
Large, 4.2-gallon teardrop fuel tank features class-leading fuel
capacity for extra-long-distance cruising range.
Beautiful, tank-mounted speedometer is designed with a large
face for easy reading of tripmeter/odometer displays and turn
signal, neutral, high beam, and engine diagnostic indicator lights.
Chrome, bullet-style 60/55-watt halogen headlight adds a nice,
stylish touch and maximizes nighttime visibility.