Confederate Motor Company is American manufacturer of the most unusual bikes in the world. Wraith B120 is its creation. This bike is designed as a remind of golden era of 1930s. After Hurricane Katrina destroyed main production, the company had to rebuild everything anew. Perhaps that's why new Wraith B120 was so light, without unnecessary accessories and details. There is installed a large V-Twin engine with power of 1965 ccm, rear belt drive and 5 or 6-speed gearbox.
First, what strikes your eye in B120 Wraith is its fancy mechanical outward. Its general gorm resembles a severe, but in the same time graceful predatory cat ready to rush to the attack within second. Carbonfiber and uncrowned metal add extraordinary visual contrast and elegance.
There is a carbon frame installed in B120 Wraith, massive fork, disks with 7 rundles manually produced by England BlackStone Tek and 2-cylinder 1965 ccm engine. Weight of the motorcycle is 176.9 kg and seat height is 775 mm. The seat is adjustable. And there is an exellent road crearance. The bike is surprisingly predictable: weight, ergonomics, control units, everything works in unison to provide comfortable ride. As a city motorcycle, В 120 Wraith is very convenient during whole day. Though, absence of traditional fuel tank causes some disturbance, but you get used to it quickly.
The manufacturers claim that this bike was created as analogue of golden era of 1930s, which inspirated the developers of B120 Wraith. The price of this iron horse is approximately $92,000, depending on components.
B120 Wraith specifications
Model: Confederate B120 Wraith
Engine and transmission
Cylinder: 104.8 x 114.3 mm (4.1 x 4.5 inches)
Fuel injection: DOHC
Gearbox: 5 or 6-speed
Torque: 176.28 Nm (18.0 kgf-m or 130.0 ft.lbs)
Power: 125.00 HP (91.2 kW))
Engine capacity: 1966.00 ccm (119.97 cubic inches)
Engine peculiarities: Jims/Confederate B120 counter balanced twin cam 45 degree radial twin
Engine type: V2, four-stroke
Body type: Confederate design triple load path carbon fiber monocoque. Aircraft grade CNC billet
bulkhead, fuselage. Oil in frame.
Fuel system: Injection
Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels
Rear brakes diameter: 220 mm (8.7 inches)
Front brakes diameter: 320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear brakes: Single disc. Bremo, 2-piston
Rear suspension: Single sided aircraft grade aluminum swing arm
Wheels: Carbon fiber; Front: 3.5 in X 17 in; Rear: 5.75 in x 17 in
Front brakes: Double disc. Bremo, 4-piston
Front suspension: Double wishbone, machined from aircraft grade billet aluminum, linked to aerodynamically designed carbon fiber wing blades
Rear tyre size: 280/55-17
Front tyre size: 120/60-17
Fork angle: 27.0°
Seat height: 775 mm (30.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Dry weight: 176.9 kg (390.0 pounds)
Colors available: Black/silver
Comments: Limited edition of 250 bikes.