If you ask veteran motorcycle riders what the “best motorcycle brand on the market” is, a significant majority will point at Harley-Davidson. If you dig a little deeper, looking for the best Street bike Harley makes, the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 name quickly gets thrown around.
For various reasons we’ll reveal in this post, the Iron 883 is a Harley model that’s readily available at the Harley-Davidson dealer Miami riders have come to love and trust for decades. At Peterson’s, we’ve been the proud faces behind all of the Harley-Davidson motorcycles and accessories Miami bikers want! We built our reputation on providing Miami riders with Harley products at reasonable prices, making Peterson’s a household name. If you love Harley-Davidson, Peterson’s rewards your passion.
With a high-performance Evolution engine and an aggressive riding position, the Iron 883 is sturdy, sports a black-coated construction, monstrous peak torque, and power, and an incredible mileage range. There is a lot to admire about this Harley-Davidson model. Let’s take a stroll into the world of this classic Harley street motorcycle.
Engine and Performance
When maintenance costs spike due to the inability of a bike’s engine to intake air or fuel, most riders come to appreciate the need to ride a motorcycle that’s powered by a high-performance engine built with durability in mind. The dripping power of the Iron 883 motorcycle shows off through and through the tested credibility of Harley-Davidson’s brand and identity.
The Iron 883TM is powered by a stunning, rubber-mounted 883cc Evolution V-Twin engine – one of the most potent and sought-after push-rod motors industry. Iron 883 boasts a monstrous displacement, delivering an incredibly massive torque and power output; up to 68Nm at 4,750 rpm (54 ft-lb) and 49 horsepower. Power is not the only area the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 shows off. Its intuitive maneuvering and handling make it a motorcycle novice riders can confidently hone their riding skills while veteran bikers can still enjoy riding. If you’re looking to learn how to ride a motorcycle, contact us today about our Riding Academy. We have two locations conveniently located throughout South Florida.
The Iron 883 V-Twin engine brags an air cooling system, producing an iconic, baritone, bass sound characteristic of the typical, traditional Harley motorcycle model. The Iron 883 Evolution engine runs with a five-speed manual transmission that reveals and delivers the true identity of a classic Harley-Davidson Sportster.
Quality Look and Design
The black powder-coated 883cc engine ensures that the motorcycle does not lose its aesthetic and style. The coating also makes this engine strong and resistant to the elements such as rain, dirt, rocks, grime, and moisture. The engine’s coating is excellent to prevent any corrosion. The coating is also anti-scratch to help protect the motor when being washed with warm soapy water. Your Sporty Iron 883 will maintain its pristine look for many years to come.
Aside from the street-inspired paint, the 883 has black rocker covers and air cleaner shields with chopped fenders. The innovative design lets this motorcycle Street model show off on the road. The nostalgic black front fork puts riders back in touch with what riding on the saddle of a classic Harley-Davidson motorcycle felt like back in the good old days. This tough finish is available in a wide range of colors to reflect the Miami urban grid or any biker’s style.
Fun and Comfortable Ride
The Harley-Davidson Iron 883 is a motorcycle designed for an amazing, fun, and quality riding experience. Feel that “royal-like status” as your ride around town on an Iron 883. This Harley Street bike is known for its penchant for entertainment and theatrics.
A mix of emulsion shocks, short travel suspensions, and traction-enabled Michelin Scorcher 31 wheels means that there are no dull moments as you cruise around Miami's concrete jungle. This motorcycle is all about a visceral riding experience that every rider desires and deserves.
Interestingly enough, the rubber mounting the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 features doesn’t prevent riders from feeling and experiencing the great throb and vibe that defines Harley-Davidson Evolution V-Twin engines.
Seat and Suspension Suitability
The Harley-Davidson Iron 883 combines a slammed front and rear suspension with a low and narrow solo seat – 25.7-inch – to prove to more seasoned bikers that comfort and safety are not mutually exclusive when it comes to riding. The slammed black drag-style is the authentic Harley-Davidson style that has spanned for ages.
The Harley-Davidson had their Bobber’s early years in mind when carving out the Iron’s design. Its features make the bike a suitable and custom fit for riders of all heights and levels riding experience. It offers both confidence and comfort with high responsiveness and a plush ride. It doesn’t matter whether your bike hits massive bumps or sinks into a deep pothole; you will still enjoy the aggressive riding position with no discomfort.
Wild Build and Structure
The black machined nine-spoke wheels reflect the incredible contemporary innovations that Harley-Davidson has integrated into their bikes. The spoke wheels serve as the joint where this bike’s tire rubber and fork meet the rims. The Harley-Davidson Iron 883 also comes with a slammed black drag-style handlebar that reminds veteran riders of the aggressive riding position they have always loved.
Despite all the fantastic features that it brags, the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 is available at a price that won’t break the bank. This price affordability is something riders of the Harley-Davidson Iron 883TM in Miami, Florida, have come to appreciate and expect from Peterson’s. If you make Peterson’s Harley-Davison your place of purchase, you can be sure your budget will meet a bike that will deliver exceptional value.
Why You Should Choose Peterson's Harley-Davidson
Peterson’s Harley-Davidson firmly stands behind and supports Miami, Florida Harley-Davidson bikers and enthusiasts. If you chose Peterson’s, you can’t go wrong before, during, post-sale, and when your new Iron 883 needs service. At Peterson’s Harley-Davidson of Miami and our South store, we offer new or used Iron 883 models and other H-D parts and accessories.
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Harley-Davidson® Iron 883 Specifications
Engine Type: Evolution, V-Twin Cooling System: air-cooled Transmission: 5-speed manual
Drive Primary Chain Final: Belt
Performance Engine torque: 68Nm @ 4,750 rpm Lean Angle (o) Right: 27 Left: 28
Chassis and Suspension Frame: Mild tubular steel
Suspension Front: 3.6-in 39mm fork (non-adjustable) Rear: 1.6-in emulsion shocks (preload-adjustable)
Wheels Spoke count: black nine spokes with machined highlights Front: 19 inches x 2.15 inches Rear: 16 inches x 3 inches
Brake System Front: dual-piston caliper of 300mm disc Rear: dual-piston caliper of 260mm disc ABS: optional
Tire Dimension and Type Front: 100/90 inches x 19 inches Rear: 150/80 inches x 16 inches Tire Type: Michelin Scorcher 31
Dimension Ground Clearance: 140mm Seat Height: 760mm (unladen) Length: 2,185mm Rake/Trail: 30o/117mm Weight: 247kg (545 lbs0 Wheelbase: 1,515mm
Capacities Fuel: 12.5 liters Oil: 2.5 liters