Vance & Hines Enters ADV Motorcycle Segment With Exhaust For Harley-Davidson Pan America Motorcycles
The Vance & Hines Adventure Hi-Output 450 delivers a performance boost of five foot-pounds of torque and over five horsepower over the bike’s stock exhaust. It cuts the total weight of the Revolution Max powered Harley by almost six pounds. The product is designed with the distinctive V&H look, a huge, high output 4.5 “stepped cartridge constructed of grade 304 stainless steel with a brushed finish and a ceramic coated CNC machined aluminum tip. The riveted badge features a new laser engraved graphic logo that will be used on all Vance & Hines ADV and off-road products.
For rider comfort, the mid tube has been designed to improve the rider’s boot clearance when standing on the stakes.
The system delivers a characteristic Vance & Hines exhaust note while meeting sound levels of SAE J2825. It maintains emissions compliance for 50 states of the bike.
“This is an important launch for Vance & Hines,” said company president Mike kennedy. “As well as being a great exhaust for an exceptional motorcycle, the new Adventure Hi-Output 450 brings us into a whole new category. ADV bikes are a hot market, and we bring performance, style and its from Vance & Hines to the category. In the coming months, we will be bringing more joy to riders from all of the most popular ADV bikes on the market. ”
“We are making a significant investment in the off-road segment,” continued Kennedy. “Our R&D capabilities are already expanding in preparation for our growth in this category.”
The new Vance & Hines exhaust is compatible with Harley-Davidson factory saddlebags. An American forest spark arrester will be available as an add-on for off-road cyclists.
The Vance & Hines Adventure Hi-Output 450 exhaust system for Pan America will be available in retail outlets in October. The retail price is $ 599.95.
About Vance & Hines
The Vance & Hines brand has always aimed to improve the euphoria of motorcycle riding. It all started over 40 years ago, when Terry vance and Byron hines were two young enthusiasts of Southern California’s burgeoning motorcycle drag racing scene. Terry always wanted to go faster and Byron knew how to get there. In a short time, their track success and innovation caught the attention of other racers, riders and motorcycle builders, ultimately resulting in commercial demand for their products and services. Today, the mission and the activity of the Society are the same; make bikes go faster on race tracks and use those learnings to create impactful products for cyclists around the world. Since the company was founded in 1979, it has managed factory racing programs in partnership with Suzuki, Yamaha, Ducati and Harley-Davidson in drag racing, road and flat track racing. Vance & Hines is based at Santa Fe Springs CA and has its Racing Development Center in Brownsburg IN. Learn more about the company’s history and products at www.vanceandhines.com.
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