Buell S1 Lightning - Motorcycle Specs

The Buell S1 Lightning is a 1203cc bike. See all specifications of the Buell S1 Lightning (1997 - 1998) such as its weight, engine specs, top speed and horsepower.

Buell S1 Lightning (1997 - 1998) motorcycle

Buell S1 Lightning (1997 - 1998)

Engine Specifications

The Buell S1 Lightning is a 1203cc bike. Its 4-stroke v-twin engine has a power output of 63 kW and torque output of 76 ft-lb.

Top Speed & Horsepower

The maximum speed of the Buell S1 Lightning motorcycle is around 125 mph (201 km/h). Its horsepower is approximately 86 bhp.

Weight & Seat Height

The Buell S1 Lightning weighs around 233 kg (513 lbs). Its seat height is 749 mm (29.5 inches). It is a middleweight motorcycle suitable for short riders.

Fuel Consumption

The fuel tank capacity of the Buell S1 Lightning is 21 litres. Its fuel consumption is around 40 mpg (17 km/l). The bike can provide up to 160 miles (257 kilometres) of fuel tank range. It has a below-average fuel economy.

More Specs & Reviews

For more technical specifications of the Buell S1 Lightning motorcycle, check out the full specs table below.

Additionally, you can also read the MCN review of this bike.

CategoryCafe Racer
Engine typeV-Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size1203cc
Power output63 kW
Torque output76 ft-lb
Top speed125 mph
Horsepower86 bhp
Weight233 kg
Seat height749 mm
Front tyre size120/70-17
Rear tyre size170/60-17
Fuel tank size21 litres
Fuel tank range160 miles
Fuel consumption40 mpg
Oil capacity2.5 litres
Annual road tax£117
Overall rating