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2020 Harley-Davidson Livewire™
2020 Harley-Davidson Livewire™

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Harley-Davidson
Harley-Davidson
Model Year
2020
2020
Model
Livewire™
Livewire™
Model Code
ELW
ELW
Color
Orange Fuse
Orange Fuse

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Standard Cornering ABS

Front - Dual 4-piston monoblock radial mount floating rotors

Rear - Dual-piston floating rotor

Standard Cornering ABS

Front - Dual 4-piston monoblock radial mount floating rotors

Rear - Dual-piston floating rotor

Wheels
Front / Rear - Black, Split 5-Spoke Cast Aluminum
Front / Rear - Black, Split 5-Spoke Cast Aluminum
Tires

Front - H / D® Michelin® Scorcher® Sport - 120/70 ZR17 58W

Rear - H / D® Michelin® Scorcher® Sport -180/55 ZR17 73W

Front - H / D® Michelin® Scorcher® Sport - 120/70 ZR17 58W

Rear - H / D® Michelin® Scorcher® Sport -180/55 ZR17 73W

Dimensions

Length
84.1 in. (2,135 mm)
84.1 in. (2,135 mm)
Height
Overall - 42.5 in. (1,080 mm)
Overall - 42.5 in. (1,080 mm)
Width
Overall - 32.7 in. (830 mm)
Overall - 32.7 in. (830 mm)
Weight

As Shipped - 549 lb. (249 kg)

In Running Order - 549 lb. (249 kg)

As Shipped - 549 lb. (249 kg)

In Running Order - 549 lb. (249 kg)

Ground Clearance

5.1 in. (130 mm)

Right Lean Angle - 45°

Left Lean Angle - 45°

5.1 in. (130 mm)

Right Lean Angle - 45°

Left Lean Angle - 45°

Wheelbase
58.7 in. (1,490 mm)
58.7 in. (1,490 mm)
Seat Height

Laden - 30 in. (761 mm)

Unladen - 30.7 in. (780 mm)

Laden - 30 in. (761 mm)

Unladen - 30.7 in. (780 mm)

Drivetrain

Transmission
Single Speed
Single Speed
Final Drive
Belt - 3/1 ratio
Belt - 3/1 ratio

Electrical

Battery
Lithium Ion, 12.8V , 24 Wh, 120 A
Lithium Ion, 12.8V , 24 Wh, 120 A
Battery Capacity
15.5kWh total, 13.6kWh min usable
15.5kWh total, 13.6kWh min usable
Instrumentation
4.3” WQVGA 480×272 TFT Color Display with Ambient Light Sensor, 9 warning lights, Real Time Clock and Integrated Bluetooth Connectivity to a Smartphone to provide infotainment features including turn-by-turn navigation, telephone, music, and voice recognition. Indicator lamps - High beam, turn signals, ABS, traction control, EV fault
4.3” WQVGA 480×272 TFT Color Display with Ambient Light Sensor, 9 warning lights, Real Time Clock and Integrated Bluetooth Connectivity to a Smartphone to provide infotainment features including turn-by-turn navigation, telephone, music, and voice recognition. Indicator lamps - High beam, turn signals, ABS, traction control, EV fault
Lighting

Headlamp - All LED, low beam, high beam and signature position lamp

Tail / Stop - LED with tail pipe light

Signal lights - Front LED, Rear amber LED

Headlamp - All LED, low beam, high beam and signature position lamp

Tail / Stop - LED with tail pipe light

Signal lights - Front LED, Rear amber LED

Motor

Revelation® Internal Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor with Water Jacket cooling

Pole Count - 6

Diameter - 6.69 in.

Stack Length - 3.94 in.

Revelation® Internal Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor with Water Jacket cooling

Pole Count - 6

Diameter - 6.69 in.

Stack Length - 3.94 in.

Charger Type

Onboard DC to DC conversion - 450W at 14.2V

Charge plug type - SAE J1772 Combo Inlet (CCS1)

Onboard DC to DC conversion - 450W at 14.2V

Charge plug type - SAE J1772 Combo Inlet (CCS1)

Charge Time

On-board charger, charge rate - 14000 W

AC wall charging time - Level 1 charge: Capable of 12.6 miles/hour (20.2 km/hour) charge rate (MIC city cycle), RESS from indicated 0 percent to indicated 80 percent = 10 hrs, RESS from indicated 0 percent to indicated 100 percent = 12.5 hrs

DC fast charging time - DC fast charge: Capable of 192 miles/hour charge rate (MIC city cycle), RESS from indicated 0 percent to indicated 80 percent = 40 minutes, RESS from indicated 0 percent to indicated 100 percent = 1.0 hrs

DC to DC conversion - 450 W at 14.2V

On-board charger, charge rate - 14000 W

AC wall charging time - Level 1 charge: Capable of 12.6 miles/hour (20.2 km/hour) charge rate (MIC city cycle), RESS from indicated 0 percent to indicated 80 percent = 10 hrs, RESS from indicated 0 percent to indicated 100 percent = 12.5 hrs

DC fast charging time - DC fast charge: Capable of 192 miles/hour charge rate (MIC city cycle), RESS from indicated 0 percent to indicated 80 percent = 40 minutes, RESS from indicated 0 percent to indicated 100 percent = 1.0 hrs

DC to DC conversion - 450 W at 14.2V

Engine

Horsepower
105 hp (78 kW)
105 hp (78 kW)
Torque
86 ft. lb. (116 Nm) @ 15,000 rpm
86 ft. lb. (116 Nm) @ 15,000 rpm
Gear Ratio

Overall

1st - 9.71

Overall

1st - 9.71

City Range
146 mi. (235 km)
146 mi. (235 km)
Highway Range
70 MPH sustained - 70 mi. (112 km)
70 MPH sustained - 70 mi. (112 km)
Combined Range
95 mi. (153 km)
95 mi. (153 km)

Operational

Frame
Frame / Swingarm - Aluminum cast
Frame / Swingarm - Aluminum cast
Front Suspension

Fork - SHOWA® 43 mm Inverted Separate Function Forks - Big Piston (SFF-BP®), fully adjustable

Fork - SHOWA® 43 mm Inverted Separate Function Forks - Big Piston (SFF-BP®), fully adjustable

Rear Suspension

Shocks - SHOWA® Balance Free Rear Cushion Lite (BFRC-lite®), fully adjustable

Shocks - SHOWA® Balance Free Rear Cushion Lite (BFRC-lite®), fully adjustable

Suspension
Front / Rear - SHOWA Fully adjustable
Front / Rear - SHOWA Fully adjustable
Rake
24.5°
24.5°
Trail
4.3 in. (108 mm)
4.3 in. (108 mm)
Fork
Angle - 24°
Angle - 24°

Other

Additional Colors

Yellow Fuse

Orange Fuse

Vivid Black

Yellow Fuse

Orange Fuse

Vivid Black

Includes

Security System - Standard

Cruise Control - Standard

Reflex™ Defensive Rider System (RDRS)

USB C-type; output 5V at 3A

Security System - Standard

Cruise Control - Standard

Reflex™ Defensive Rider System (RDRS)

USB C-type; output 5V at 3A

Warranty
5 years (unlimited mileage)
5 years (unlimited mileage)

Features

Key Features

  • H-D REVELATION™ POWERTRAIN: The permanent magnet electric motor can produce 100 percent of its rated torque instantly – it’s the reason for LiveWire™ motorcycle's incredible acceleration. It’s located below the battery to lower the center of gravity for easier handling.
  • LIGHTWEIGHT FRAME: The lightweight cast aluminum frame is extremely rigid, and contributes to the precise, responsive handing that makes the LiveWire™ motorcycle a thrill to ride.
  • FULLY ADJUSTABLE SUSPENSION: The high-performance SHOWA® front and rear suspension is fully adjustable. So you can dial in comfort and handling with precision for your own riding style.
  • H-D® / MICHELIN® SCORCHER® SPORT TIRES: The LiveWire™ motorcycle rides on premium 180 mm rear and 120 mm front H-D®/Michelin® Scorcher® Sport tires. They were designed exclusively to enhance the ride and handling performance of this ground-breaking machine.
  • STATE-OF-THE-ART TOUCHSCREEN DISPLAY: A 4.3 inch, full-color, liquid-crystal, touchscreen display on the all-new LiveWire™ motorcycle keeps you constantly up-to-date on your speed, range and battery status. Customize it even more with information like music, turn-by-turn navigation, alert information and more.
  • CUSTOMIZE YOUR LIVEWIRE™:  We are designing Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories to make your LiveWire™ motorcycle stand out on the road. You’ll be able to customize your bike with accessories like a speed screen blade, hand and foot controls and more.

Technology: Boom!™ Box GTS Infotainment System

  • Screen Size - 4.3 in (109 mm)
  • Screen Type - WQVGA TFT Color Display
  • Languages: Arabic, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Czech, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Indonesian (Bahasa), Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese Brazilian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog Turkish
  • Hands-free Mobile Phone - via Bluetooth - Standard
  • Voice Recognition Languages: Phone functions only - Via paired iOS or Android device
  • Voice Recognition Languages: Tuner/Media/Navigation - Via paired iOS or Andoird device
  • USB - USB Type-C
  • Bluetooth - Phone/media supported
  • Telematics - Standard

Key Features

  • H-D REVELATION™ POWERTRAIN: The permanent magnet electric motor can produce 100 percent of its rated torque instantly – it’s the reason for LiveWire™ motorcycle's incredible acceleration. It’s located below the battery to lower the center of gravity for easier handling.
  • LIGHTWEIGHT FRAME: The lightweight cast aluminum frame is extremely rigid, and contributes to the precise, responsive handing that makes the LiveWire™ motorcycle a thrill to ride.
  • FULLY ADJUSTABLE SUSPENSION: The high-performance SHOWA® front and rear suspension is fully adjustable. So you can dial in comfort and handling with precision for your own riding style.
  • H-D® / MICHELIN® SCORCHER® SPORT TIRES: The LiveWire™ motorcycle rides on premium 180 mm rear and 120 mm front H-D®/Michelin® Scorcher® Sport tires. They were designed exclusively to enhance the ride and handling performance of this ground-breaking machine.
  • STATE-OF-THE-ART TOUCHSCREEN DISPLAY: A 4.3 inch, full-color, liquid-crystal, touchscreen display on the all-new LiveWire™ motorcycle keeps you constantly up-to-date on your speed, range and battery status. Customize it even more with information like music, turn-by-turn navigation, alert information and more.
  • CUSTOMIZE YOUR LIVEWIRE™:  We are designing Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories to make your LiveWire™ motorcycle stand out on the road. You’ll be able to customize your bike with accessories like a speed screen blade, hand and foot controls and more.

Technology: Boom!™ Box GTS Infotainment System

  • Screen Size - 4.3 in (109 mm)
  • Screen Type - WQVGA TFT Color Display
  • Languages: Arabic, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Czech, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Indonesian (Bahasa), Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese Brazilian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog Turkish
  • Hands-free Mobile Phone - via Bluetooth - Standard
  • Voice Recognition Languages: Phone functions only - Via paired iOS or Android device
  • Voice Recognition Languages: Tuner/Media/Navigation - Via paired iOS or Andoird device
  • USB - USB Type-C
  • Bluetooth - Phone/media supported
  • Telematics - Standard