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1979-2003 XL Sportster Americano™ Café Classic Seat

Brand Fitment: Harley-Davidson
Model Fitment: XL SPORTSTER
Year Fitment: 1979-2003

made in the usa

Gel-Core Technology // Explained
Technical Overview (HD)

 

$319.00
Drag Specialties/Parts Unlimited Part #: 0804-0459
Saddlemen Part #: 8585CJT
Download Instructions: IS - Seat Basic Cruiser Install (11-400240 Rev11 11-21).pdf
Availability: Built to Order

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Café motorcycle seats prove that function that creates a style. When a company like Saddlemen®, with its rich racing heritage and styling expertise, tackles a genre, the results are stunning. Such is the case with Saddlemen’s® new Americano Café seats for the Harley-Davidson Sportster family.

Unlike other café seat offerings that ask you to mutilate your fender or frame, Americano Café seats slide right on your Sportster using factory hardware and mounting points. Engineered on existing Saddlemen® seats, the fit of the Americano is as excellent as it is stylish.

A carefully sculpted shape, with an extra level of attention to the ubiquitous “hump,” Americano Café seats instantly turn a motorcycle into an object of desire. But, there is more to these seats than meets the eye, as the attention to the seating area, plus the use of Saddlemen’s® Gelcore Technology, yields a seat whose comfort matches its looks. Want to tour with a racing-inspired seat? You can do  it with an Americano!

If you are a fan of motorcycle history, you probably know the legend of early UK riders dashing from café to café on their lightweight, yet powerful bikes. The Sportster came along adding American punch to that group of bikes and now there’s a seat that lets you easily pay tribute to those early daredevils.

Don’t accept anything less as you cannot buy a better seat. Classic race-bike looks, top quality components, simple installation, designed and engineered specifically for the Harley-Davidson Sportster model – all great reasons to choose Saddlemen®.

Americano Café Classic Seat features:

  • Made in the U.S.A.
  • Saddlemen’s® unique take on the classic café racing seat
  • Pleated cover that is reminiscent of old school tuck n’ roll
  • Simple bolt-on installation – nothing else to buy or modify
  • Seating area is shaped to comfortable making sure you can ride in style all-day-long
  • Gelcore Technology supports the rider unlike the rock-hard seats offered by other builders
  • Seat and rear hump shape carefully sculpted to complement the motorcycles’ lines and fender shapes

1979 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1979 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1980 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1980 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1981 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1981 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1982 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1982 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1983 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1983 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1984 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1984 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1985 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1985 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1986 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1986 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1987 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1987 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1988 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1988 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1989 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1989 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1990 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1990 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1991 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1991 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1992 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1992 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1993 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1993 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1994 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1994 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1995 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1995 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1996 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1996 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1997 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1997 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1998 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1998 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1999 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

1999 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

2000 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

2000 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

2001 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

2001 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

2002 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

2002 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

2003 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL1200 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

2003 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 Sportsters (3.3G FUEL TANK)

Seat Dimensions

Typical Outline – Your Seat May Vary
A B C F X
8" 12" 5" 10" 26.5"