woensdag 21 januari 2015

COMPLETE PRODUCTION HISTORY OF BUELL MOTORCYCLES MODEL YEARS 1983 to 2010


Production figures for this feature were supplied by the Buell Motorcycle Company, Milwaukee, in March 2010. 

Model and volume history of Buell motorcycles produced with an official VIN or PIN – Model Years 1983 to 2010. 

Buell model years, like Harley-Davidson, typically ran from the Summer Dealer Meeting introduction (July) until the following early summer months. 
E.g. Model Year 2008 would run from July 2007 to June 2008.

A total of 137,004 Buell motorcycles were produced between 1983 and October 2009, when production ceased.

Horsepower and torque figures quoted are for US specification Buells.

Just klick on the motorcycles name for more detailed info





BUELL RW 750


PRODUCED 1983 
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 2
Displacement: 748cc 
163.5HP @10500 RPM
Torque: 83.6 ft.lbs @ 9,500 rpm 


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1987
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 51
Displacement: 997.5cc 
70HP@5600RPM
Torque: 70 ft.lbs @ 4,400 rpm 


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1988-1990
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 59
1988 = 9
1989 = 34
1990 = 16 
Displacement: 1203cc
68HP@6000RPM
Torque: 72 ft.lbs @ 4,000 rpm 

  

BUELL RS 1200 WESTWIND


                                       MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1989-1992                                    
       APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 208    
1989 = 7
 1990 = 94
 1991 = 78
  1992 = 29 
                                  Displacement: 1203cc                             
68HP@6000RPM 
                                                             Torque: 72 ft.lbs @ 4,000 rpm                                                                     


BUELL RSS 1200 WESTWIND


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1991-1992
 APPROX. NUMBER BUILT -98
1991 = 35
 1992 = 63 
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 68 @ 6,000 rpm
Torque: 72 ft.lbs @ 4,000 rpm 


BUELL S2 THUNDERBOLT


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1995-1996
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 1,694
1995 = 1,471
1996 = 223 
Displacement: 1203cc 
76HP@5250RPM
Torque: 78 ft.lbs @ 4,500 rpm 


BUELL S2T THUNDERBOLT


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1996
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 429
Displacement: 1203cc 
76HP@5250RPM
Torque: 78 ft.lbs @ 4,500 rpm


BUELL S1 LIGHTNING


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1996-1998
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT 4,680
1996 = 1,453
1997 = 1,767
1998 = 1,460
Displacement: 1203cc 
91HP@5800RPM
Torque: 85 ft.lbs @ 5,200 rpm 


BUELL S3T THUNDERBOLT


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 97-98, 00-02
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT 1,779
1997 = 384
1998 = 630
1999 = NIL
2000 = 349
2001 = 164
2002 = 252 
Displacement: 1203cc 
91HP@5800RPM
Torque: 87 ft.lbs @ 5,200 rpm 

 

BUELL M2 CYCLONE


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1997-2002
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 8,803
1997 = 1,138
1998 = 943
1999 = 2,039
2000 = 3,096
2001 = 892
2002 = 695 
Displacement: 1203cc 
83HP@5800RPM
Torque: 80 ft.lbs @ 4,500 rpm

BUELL S3 THUNDERBOLT


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1997-2002
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 2,672
1997 = 673
1998 = 607
1999 = 956
2000 = 352
2001 = 82
2002 = 2 
Displacement: 1203cc 
91HP@5800RPM
Torque: 87 ft.lbs @ 5,200 rpm


BUELL S1 WHITE LIGHTNING


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1998
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 2,210
Displacement: 1203cc
101HP@6000RPM
Torque: 90 ft.lbs @ 5.500 rpm

- 1258 Ice White Pearl
- 378 Carbon Black
- 295 Molton Orange
- 138 Billet Metallic


BUELL X1 LIGHTNING


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 1999-2002
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 11,228
(This figure includes limited edition variants such as the ‘Red Stripe’ etc.)
1999 = 3,544
2000 = 3,576
2001 = 2,458
2002 = 1,650
Displacement: 1203cc 
101HP@6000RPM
Torque: 90 ft.lbs @ 5,500 rpm 
X1 Viper = 800
X1 Millenium = 800
X1 White Lightning = 749


BUELL BLAST


MODEL YEARS PRODUCED 2000-2010
APPROX. NUMBER BUILT - 22,785
 2000 = 2,280
2001 = 4,751
2002 = 3,787
2003 = 2,921
2004 = 1,245
2005 = 1,620
2006 = 1,437
2007 = 1,488
2008 = 1,360
2009 = 1,349
2010 = 547
Displacement: 492cc
Horsepower: 34 @ 6,500 rpm
Torque: 30 ft.lbs @ 5,500 rpm

BUELL XB9R FIREBOLT


Model years: 2003 to 2007
Number produced: 7,484
2003 = 6,297
2004 = 153
2005 = 440
2006 = 226
2007 = 368
Displacement: 984cc
Horsepower: 92 @ 7,500 rpm
Torque: 68 ft.lbs @ 5,500 rpm


BUELL XB9S LIGHTNING


Model years: 2003 to 2004
Number produced: 4,332
2003 = 4,255
2004 = 77
Displacement: 984cc
Horsepower: 92 @ 7,500 rpm
Torque: 68 ft.lbs @ 5,500 rpm 

BUELL XB9SL LIGHTNING LOW

Model years: 2003 to 2004 Number produced: 1,513
 2003 = 1,094
 2004 = 419


BUELL XB12R FIREBOLT


Model years: 2004 to 2010
Number produced: 10,408
2004 = 3,937
2005 = 1,802
2006 = 1,056
2007 = 1,584
2008 = 801
2009 = 975
2010 = 253
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 103 @ 6,800 rpm
Torque: 84 ft.lbs @ 6,000 rpm

BUELL XB12S LIGHTNING


Model years: 2004 to 2008
Number produced: 10,852
2004 = 5,111
2005 = 2,321
2006 = 529
2007 = 1,708
2008 = 1,183
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 103 @ 6,800 rpm
Torque: 84 ft.lbs @ 6,000 rpm 


BUELL XB12Scg LIGHTNING


Model years: 2005 to 2010
Number produced: 5,561
2005 = 732
2006 = 290
2007 = 1,409
2008 = 1,263
2009 = 1,508
2010 = 357
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 103 @ 6,800 rpm
Torque: 84 ft.lbs @ 6,000 rpm 


BUELL XB9SX LIGHTNING CITY X


Model years: 2005 to 2010
Number produced: 9,632
2005 = 3,095
2006 = 2,296
2007 = 1,427
2008 = 834
2009 = 1,699
2010 = 281
Displacement: 984cc
Horsepower: 92 @ 7,500 rpm
Torque: 70 ft.lbs @ 5,500 rpm 


BUELL XB12Ss LIGHTNING LONG


Model years: 2006 to 2010
Number produced: 7,013
2006 = 2,205
2007 = 1,724
2008 = 1,263
2009 = 909
2010 = 283
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 103 @ 6,800 rpm
Torque: 84 ft.lbs @ 6,000 rpm


BUELL XBRR 


Model year 2007
Number produced: 56
Displacement: 1338cc
Horsepower: 150 @ 8,000 rpm
Torque: 100 ft.lbs @ 6,400 rpm


BUELL XB12X ULYSSES


Model years: 2006 to 2010
Number produced: 7,432
2006 = 4,279
2007 = 1,396
2008 = 975
2009 = 686
2010 = 96
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 103 @ 6,800 rpm
Torque: 84 ft.lbs @ 6,000 rpm


BUELL XB12STT LIGHTNING SUPER TT


Model years: 2007 to 2008
Number produced: 1,755
2007 = 1,649
2008 = 106
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 103 @ 6,800 rpm
Torque: 84 ft.lbs @ 6,000 rpm


BUELL XB12XT ULYSSES


Model years: 2008 to 2010
Number produced: 1,911
2008 = 869
2009 = 831
2010 = 211
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 103 @ 6,800 rpm
Torque: 84 ft.lbs @ 6,000 rpm



BUELL 1125R


Model years: 2008 to 2010
Number produced: 5,836
2008 = 3,927
2009 = 1,814
2010 = 95
Displacement: 1125cc
Horsepower: 146 @ 9,800 rpm
Torque: 82 ft.lbs @ 8,000 rpm



BUELL 1125CR


Model years: 2009 to 2010
Number produced: 3,099
2009 = 2,868
2010 = 231
Displacement: 1125cc
Horsepower: 146 @ 9,800 rpm
Torque: 82 ft.lbs @ 8,000 rpm



BUELL XB12XP POLICE


Model years: 2009 to 2010
Number produced: 137
2009 = 122
2010 = 15
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 103 @ 6,800 rpm
Torque: 84 ft.lbs @ 6,000 rpm



BUELL XB12SX LIGHTNING CITY X


Model years: 2010
Number produced: 860
Displacement: 1203cc
Horsepower: 103 @ 6,800 rpm
Torque: 84 ft.lbs @ 6,000 rpm



BUELL 1125RR


Model years: 2010
Number produced: 3
Displacement: 1125cc
Horsepower: 171 @ 11,500 rpm
Torque: 86 ft.lbs @ 10,000 rpm



Model totals:
RW 750 = 2 S1 White Lightning = 2,210 XB9SX Lightning City X = 9,632
RR1000 Battletwin = 51 M2L Cyclone Low = 1,761 XB12Ss Lightning Long = 7,013
RR1200 Battletwin = 59 X1 Lightning = 11,228 XBRR = 56
RS1200 Westwind = 208 X1M Lightning Millennium = 661 XB12X Ulysses = 7,432
RSS1200 Westwind = 98 Blast = 22,785 XB12STT Lightning Super TT = 1,755
S2 Thunderbolt = 1,694 XB9R Firebolt = 7,484 1125R = 5,836
S2T Thunderbolt = 429 XB9S Lightning = 4,332 XB12XT Ulysses = 1,911
S1 Lightning = 4,680 XB9SL Lightning Low = 1,513 1125CR = 3,099
S3 Thunderbolt = 2,672 XB12R Firebolt = 10,408 XB12XP Ulysses Police = 137
S3T Thunderbolt = 1,779 XB12S Lightning = 10,852 XB12SX Lightning City X = 860
M2 Cyclone = 8,803 XB12Scg Lightning = 5,561 1125RR = 3

TOTAL OF BUELL MOTORCYCLES: 137,004


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