By Dennis Chung
The Harley-Davidson Custom Vehicle Operations lineup returns four models for 2021, offering the most exclusive components and styling the company has to offer. The four CVO models are the same as last year, consisting of the CVO Limited, CVO Street Glide, CVO Road Glide, and the CVO Tri Glide threewheeler.
For 2021, the CVO lineup receives a new audio system powered by Rockford Fosgate. Specific features vary depending on the model, but they all incorporate Harley-Davidson’s Boom! Box GTS infotainment system. Each CVO model also comes with a Boom! Audio 30K Bluetooth helmet set.
All four CVO models come equipped with the Milwaukee-Eight V-Twin engine, displacing 117 ci (1923cc) and claiming a peak output of 125 lb-ft. of torque.
All CVO models come standard with the RDRS Safety Enhancements electronics as standard equipment. This includes cornering linked braking, cornering ABS, cornering traction control, drag-torque slip control, vehicle hold control and a tire pressure monitoring system.
The CVO Limited and CVO Street Glide also come standard with the Daymaker adaptive LED headlight that provides additional lighting while leaning into corners.
2021 Harley-Davidson CVO Road Glide
For 2021, the CVO Road Glide is equipped with a new 21-inch cast aluminum wheel with laced spokes and a matching 18-inch rear wheel. The CVO Street Glide also gets a new LED console light and new instrument faces. This year, Harley-Davidson decided to equip the CVO Street Glide with its standard-length saddlebags instead of the extended-length bags used on the 2020 model.
The 2021 CVO Road Glide receives the Stage II version of the audio system, which includes a four-channel 400-watt amplifier, 6.5-inch speakers in the fairing and the saddlebags, each rated at 125 watts.
The CVO Road Glide comes with a custom Fang Front Spoiler, dual Daymaker LED headlights and a Screamin’ Eagle Heavy Breather intake claims improved air flow and a …read more