Model Year 2021 | Collections | CVO™ Tri Glide

In Brief


The most-requested model in the history of Custom Vehicle Operations is here and overflowing with features to lose yourself in. Dive into the 117-cubic-inch Milwaukee-Eight® power. See it all with the New Daymaker® Adaptive LED Headlamp. Take hold of the Kahuna™ collection grips, levers, pegs and floorboards. Stay connected with top-of-the-line BOOM!™ Box GTS infotainment, a premium sound system and the BOOM!™ Audio 30K Bluetooth® headset to communicate with your infotainment system, your passenger and other riders. And keep it all balanced on new 19-inch front and 18-inch Tomahawk™ contrast cut wheels and the choice of two premium custom paint finishes. This bike doesn’t just have everything—it makes you feel everything.


Available at selected H-D dealerships. Please contact your local H-D dealer to check.


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ModelFLHTCUTGSE CVO™ Tri Glide®Notes
Length105.1 in. (2,670 mm)
Overall Width54.7 in. (1,390 mm)
Overall Height52.4 in. (1,330 mm)
Seat Height, Laden25.9 in. (658 mm)2
Seat Height, Unladen28.1 in. (715 mm)
Ground Clearance5.1 in. (130 mm)
Rake (steering head) (deg)26
Fork Angle (deg)32
Trail3.94 in. (100 mm)
Wheelbase65.7 in. (1,670 mm)
Tires, TypeDunlop® Harley-Davidson Series, bias blackwall front and radial blackwall rear
Tires, Front ModelD408F
Tires, Front Specification130/60B19 M/C 61H
Tires, Rear ModelTK100
Tires, Rear SpecificationP215/45R18 83T
Fuel Capacity6 gal. (22.7 l)
Reserve Fuel Capacity, Fuel Injection (warning light)1 gal. (3.8 l)
Oil Capacity (w/filter)5 qt. (4.7 l)
Transmission Capacity1.1 qt (1.0 l)
Primary Chain Case Capacity1.1 qts (1.0 l)
Coolant Capacity0.8 qt. (0.75 l)
Weight, As Shipped1,239 lb. (563 kg)
Weight, In Running Order1,269 lb. (577 kg)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating1,700 lb. (771 kg)
Gross Axle Weight Rating, Front511 lb. (232 kg)
Gross Axle Weight Rating, Rear1,188 lb. (539 kg)
Luggage Capacity -Volume6.8 cu ft (0.19 m3)
EngineTwin-Cooled™ Milwaukee-Eight™ 117
ValvesPushrod-operated, overhead valves with hydraulic, self-adjusting lifters; four valves per cylinder
Bore4.075 in. (104 mm)
Stroke4.5 in. (114 mm)
Displacement117 cu in (1,923 cc)
Compression Ratio10.2:1
Fuel SystemElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)3
Air CleanerPaper, washable
Exhaust2-1-2 dual exhaust with slash cut tip
Lubrication SystemPressurized, dry-sump
Primary DriveChain, 34/46 ratio
Final DriveBelt, 30/70 ratio
ClutchMechanically actuated 10 plate, wet Assist & Slip
Transmission6 Speed Cruise Drive
Gear Ratios (overall) 1st10.534
Gear Ratios (overall) 2nd7.302
Gear Ratios (overall) 3rd5.423
Gear Ratios (overall) 4th4.392
Gear Ratios (overall) 5th3.741
Gear Ratios (overall) 6th3.157
FrameMild steel, square-section backbone with twin downtubes
SwingarmMild steel, rectangular tube sections with plate junctions; MIG welded
Front Fork49mm dual bending valve
Rear ShocksHand-adjustable emulsion rear suspension
Wheels, Front TypeGloss Black and Contrast Clear Tomahawk4
Wheels, Front Width3.5 in. (89 mm)
Wheels, Front Height19 in. (483 mm)
Wheels, Rear TypeGloss Black and Contrast Clear Tomahawk4
Wheels, Rear Width7 in. (178 mm)
Wheels, Rear Height18 in. (457 mm)
Brakes, Caliper TypeFront: 32mm 4 piston fixed, Rear: floating 36mm piston integrated park brake
Brakes, Rotor TypeDual floating rotors (front), fixed rotor (rear)
Brakes, Front Diameter11.8 in. (300 mm)
Brakes, Front Thickness0.2 in. (5.1 mm)
Brakes, Front is dualYes
Brakes, Rear Diameter10.6 in. (270 mm)
Brakes, Rear Thickness0.24 in. (6.1 mm)
Brakes, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)Standard
Suspension Travel, Front4.6 in. (117 mm)
Suspension Travel, Rear3 in. (76 mm)
Engine Torque Testing MethodJ1349
Engine Torque125 ft-lb (170 Nm)5
Engine Torque (rpm)3,750
Lean Angle Testing MethodN/A
Lean Angle, Right (deg.)N/A
Lean Angle, Left (deg.)N/A
Fuel Economy Testing MethodEstimated City/Hwy
Fuel Economy40 mpg (5.9 l/100 km)6
BatterySealed, maintenance-free, 12V, 28-amp/hour, 405 cca (per battery Council International Rating)
ChargingThree Phase, 48-amp system (600W@13V, 2000 rpm, 625W max power @ 13V)
Starting1.6kW electric with solenoid shift starter motor engagement
Lights (as per country regulation), HeadlampLED
Lights (as per country regulation), Tail/StopLED
Lights (as per country regulation), Front Signal LightsLED
Lights (as per country regulation), Indicator LampsHigh Beam, running lights, battery, neutral, low oil pressure, engine diagnostics, cruise control, low fuel warning, reverse, park brake, fog/aux lamp indicator, traction control, security/fault indication, coolant temp, turn signal, ABS, TPMS7
Lights, Rear Turn SignalsLED
GaugesSpeedometer, tachometer, fuel, and voltage gauges; display features odometer, trip A, trip B, range to empty, gear indicator, and tire pressure
Auxiliary LampsLED fog
Electric Power OutletElectric power accessory port in fairing and Tourpak
GPS SystemBoom!™ Box 6.5GT audio system with GPS and touchscreen
Reverse GearElectric reverse actuated by handlebar mounted hand controls
Warranty And Service
Warranty24 months (unlimited mileage)8
Service IntervalFirst 1,000 miles (1,600 km), every 5,000 miles (8,000 km) thereafter9
1Vehicles depicted may differ from vehicles manufactured and delivered. Specifications and prices listed may differ from specifications and prices of vehicles manufactured and delivered. All product descriptions (including depictions, specifications, dimensions, measurements, ratings and competitive comparisons) are based on available information at the time of publication. Although such descriptions are believed correct, errors and changes can occur and complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Harley-Davidson may make changes at any time to prices and specifications, and may change or discontinue models, without notice and without incurring any obligation. Attention: Vehicles in the configurations shown and many of the accessories described in this catalog may not be available for sale or use in some locations. Please check with your dealer for complete product details and the latest information. All models feature 6-speed transmission (VRSC™ models and Sportster® models are 5-speed) and carbon fiber belt final drive; multi-plate clutch with diaphragm spring in oil bath; and 2-year unlimited mileage warranty.
2Measurement reflects 180 lb. (81.7 kg) operator weight.
3Recommended 91 octane or higher fuel (R+M)/2.
4Standard and optional wheels may vary by country and region.
5Values shown are nominal. Performance may vary by country and region.
6The combined fuel economy numbers were derived using a combination of estimated city and highway values. Fuel economy estimates are derived from US EPA exhaust emission certification data on a sample motorcycle from the corresponding family under ideal laboratory conditions. Your actual fuel economy will vary depending on your personal riding habits, road and driving conditions, vehicle condition and maintenance, tire pressure, vehicle configuration (parts and accessories), and vehicle loading (cargo, rider and passenger weight). Break-in mileage may vary.
7North America security system includes immobilizer; outside North America the security system includes immobilizer and siren.
8See motorcycle owner’s manual for complete details.
9Inspections of certain systems and components are required at 2,500 mile (4,000 km) intervals. See Owner’s Manual for full details.
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