Buell XB12X Ulysses Adventure

   

Make Model.

Buell XB12X Ulysses Adventure

Year

2010

Engine

45° V-Twin, four stroke, pushrod actuated overhead valve, hydraulic self-adjusting lifters, 2 valve per cylinder.

Capacity

1203 cc / 73 cu in
Bore x Stroke 88.9 x 96.8 mm
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Cooling System Air cooled
Lubrication Dry sump
Exhaust Buell InterActive Exhaust

Induction

Ø49 mm downdraft DDFI II fuel injection

Starting

Electric

Battery

12V, 12Ah

Max Power

86.9 kW / 103 hp @ 6800 rpm

Max Torque

114 Nm / 11.6 kgf-m / 84 ft-lbs @ 6000 rpm

Clutch

Wet, multi-plate

Transmission 

5 Speed

Final Drive

Belt

Gear Ratios

1st 2.648 / 2nd 1.892 / 3rd 1.407 / 4th 1.166 / 5th 1.000
Frame Aluminium frame with Uniplanar™ Powertrain vibration isolation system, fuel in frame

Rake

22°

Trail

122 mm / 4.8"

Front Suspension

Showa Ø43 mm inverted forks compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload adjustable

Front Wheel Travel

165 mm / 6.5"

Rear Suspension

Showa coil-over monoshock, remote underseat reservoir and adjustable compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload

Rear Wheel Travel

163 mm / 6.4"

Front Brakes

ZTL type brake, 6 piston, fixed caliper, Ø375 mm single-sided, inside out, stainless steel, floating rotor

Rear Brakes

Single Ø240 mm disc, 1 piston floating caliper

Wheels

6-Spoke, ZTL cast aluminium

Front Wheel

3.50 x 17"

Rear Wheel

5.50 x 17"

Front Tyre

120/70 R17 Dunlop D616F

Rear Tyre

180/55 R17 Dunlop D616

Dimensions

Length: 2159 mm / 85.0"

Width:     755 mm / 29.7"

Height:  1331 mm / 52.4"

Wheelbase 1372 mm / 54.0"
Ground Clearance 171 mm / 6.75"
Seat Height 841 mm / 33.1"

Dry Weight

193 kg / 425 lbs

GVWR

430 kg / 950 lbs

Fuel Capacity

16.7 L / 4.4 US gal

Fuel Reserve

3.1 L / 0.82 US gal

Oil Capacity

2.37 L / 2.50 qts

Standing ¼ Mile

12.8 sec

Top Speed

202 km/h / 126 mph
Reviews Motorbikes TodayMotocorse / Momenridersnow.com / MMotorline.cc / MC24.no

The Buell® Ulysses® XB12X is an adventure sportbike that defies any and all limitations. Equipped with rugged protective features, usable powerband and extended suspension travel and ground clearance, the XB12X ready to continue even when the pavement doesn't.

Buell adventure motorcycles take intuitive handling to both paved and unpaved roads alike. Featuring premium styling and all day comfort, the Ulysses goes wherever you want.

Each Buell model is designed utilizing the Buell Trilogy of Technology™ - chassis rigidity, centralized mass, and low unsprung weight - to produce a motorcycle which responds instantly to rider input.

Model Highlights

New Sunfire Yellow color choice
New Blacked-out frame, swingarm, flyscreen and footpeg supports, and triple clamps
New Smoked windscreen
New Clear-lens front and rear turn signals
New Thin-film airbox graphics
New Second oxygen sensor and updated EFI calibration improves fuel economy and drivability

• Buell® ZTL™ six-piston front brake
• Pirelli Scorpion Sync tires combine street-sport and off-road technology
• Long-travel suspension and enhanced ground clearance
• Dial-adjustable rear suspension pre-load
• Cosmetic frame protectors
• Supermoto-style crossbar handlebar with deflectors
• Two-piece, quick-release windscreen reduces buffeting
• Dual front fender system
• Aggressive saw-tooth pattern footpegs
• Twin quartz halogen headlamps with grille
• Three-position Triple Tail™ System functions as a passenger backrest or luggage rack
• Underseat storage
• Functional tool kit
• 2 x 12v. power outlets
• Optional top and side cases
• Heated hand grips
• Comfortable, neutral riding position

Key Features

The Buell® Ulysses® XB12X is an adventure sportbike that defies any and all limitations.

Equipped with rugged protective features, usable powerband and extended suspension travel and ground clearance, the XB12X ready to continue even when the pavement doesn’t.

Buell adventure motorcycles take intuitive handling to both paved and unpaved roads alike.

Featuring premium styling and all day comfort, the Ulysses goes wherever you want. Each Buell model is designed utilizing the Buell Trilogy of Technology™ – chassis rigidity, centralized mass, and low unsprung weight – to produce a motorcycle which responds instantly to rider input.

• Buell Thunderstorm® 1203cc air/oil/fancooled 45-degree V-Twin engine with DDFI 3 Electronic Fuel Injection ECM
• Fuel in Frame Intuitive Response Chassis
• Rigid cast-aluminum swingarm doubles as engine oil reservoir
• Eight-row oil cooler with Jiffy-tite fittings
• Goodyear® Hibrex® final drive belt with Flexten Plus technology with a constant-tension pulley for smoother on/off throttle transitions
• Underslung Buell InterActive Exhaust
• 6-spoke, cast aluminum wheels reinforced for off pavement use
• Steel braided brake lines
• Fully adjustable 47 mm Showa inverted fork with 6.5 inches of travel
• Fully adjustable Showa rear shock absorber
• Adjustable hand controls