2015 V Star Custom

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Top Features:
  • 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 before fill-ups.
Engine:
  • 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 cruising performance.
  • 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 increasing efficiency.
  • 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 the rev-range.
  • 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.
Chassis/Suspension:
  • 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 sporty durability.
  • 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.
Additional Features:
  • Industry-leading Star family fit and finish features rich, lustrous paint and extensive chrome accents that create a stunningly timeless machine.
  • 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.
  • Maintenance-free 12V 10AH battery ensures reliable, no-fuss starting.
  • Under seat helmet holder increases convenience for the rider.
  • Locking compartment under side cover. Secure storage for small items.
 
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