The Softail Standard is by far the most benign-looking model in the 2020 Softail lineup, but then the whole point of it is to ease your entry into Harley’s Big Twin universe, so H-D has literally avoided piling on any details to distract. Of course, it takes more than best wishes to... It’s always interesting to check into Europe’s latest to see what might appear on dealer showroom floors in the United States. However, it has been two years since we tested the debut of the Street Bob in the Softail family, so that’s a good reason to revisit the platform in 2020. Bikes. How to Prepare Your Motorcycle for Winter Storage, 2021 Ducati Diavel 1260 Lamborghini First Look, Yamaha Announces 2021 Cruiser and Standard Models, 2021 Ducati Scrambler Nightshift First Look, Royal Enfield Releases New Meteor 350 Model, NMoto’s Golden Age Concept Will Soon Be Reality, Super73 and RSD Hook Up for Custom Super73 Ebike. We can let the cat out of the bag right away—the 2020 Harley-Davidson Softail Standard is a Street Bob with different finishes. 2020 Harley-Davidson Softail Standard Offered only in Vivid Black, it has a solo seat that exposes the chopped rear fender and a smooth, 3.5-gallon fuel … Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on.". The Softail Standard makes a welcome return to the stable as it was one of the Milwaukee’s company’s best-selling bikes in Australia for many years. Bikes. 2021 BMW S … There is no better gift in the world than turning a non-rider into a motorcyclist. 2020 Harley-Davidson Softail Standard Specs, 2020 Harley-Davidson Softail Standard Price: $13,599 MSRP, With 50 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. I guess the marketing team had this in mind when they decided to roll out the 2020 Harley Davidson Softail Standard video ad. Motorcycle Cruiser may receive financial compensation for products purchased through this site. Milwaukee, WI (February 24, 2020) – The new Harley-Davidson Softail Standard motorcycle offers the essential Harley-Davidson cruiser experience: a lean bobber profile steeped in attitude, the dynamic performance of the Harley-Davidson Softail chassis, and the unrelenting power of the Milwaukee-Eight® V-Twin powertrain. A no-frills base model with better than expected power and handling. We don’t have to go over what’s chrome and what’s black on each model—you can look at the photos. 2020 Harley-Davidson Softail Standard Editor Score: 72.25% In my 24 years of road testing motorcycles, I can count on one hand (with fingers left over) the number of bikes I’ve tested that I genuinely disliked, and in the case of the 2020 Harley-Davidson Softail Standard… The Softail chassis is willing to handle if it is given the right accouterments, and the Softail Standard … It is virtually impossible to go wrong when combining two iconic brands, such as Ducati and Lamborghini. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited. Sometimes all you need is to hear the sound and that will do it. Chrome is apparently cheaper than black, as the Softail Standard’s base MSRP is a cool grand less than the Street Bob. The Shoei Neotec II is a sweet upgrade from the original Neotec, and it incorporates many improvements. Copyright © 2020 Motorcycle Cruiser. 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Frank Melling is an old-school moto journalist and former factory racer. We look at... After an upgrade last year, Honda has more plans for the now-midsize Rebel. Obviously, there are a lot of riders like me who enjoy the simplicity of the bike and the scope for customisation. Many products featured on this site were editorially chosen. The … However, the 2020 Softail Standard is a long way from the 1984 Evo original or the last model five years ago, thanks to the last major overhaul in 2017. Honda Developing AutoPilot for Bikes. Bikes. A Bonnier Corporation Company. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. All rights reserved. 2021 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R and ZX-10RR Leaked. 2020 Harley-Davidson Softail Standard Review, Part 2.