Baltimore areas riders who’d like to purchase a new cruiser should test ride the 2023 Harley-Davidson® Softail® Standard at Harley-Davidson® of Baltimore, which is the local H-D® dealership serving Columbia Maryland. The Softail® Standard is the quintessential modern Harley-Davidson® cruiser. It’s a great choice for new and experienced riders alike and both men and women, and even if you decide to go with a different H-D® cruiser, having the Softail® Standard experience will be invaluable. Book your appointment online. Hover over the About Us menu option at the top of the page. Scroll down to Contact Us, and tap or click. Just give us your contact information and some general details about the model or models you want to ride and when, and we’ll get back to your shortly to confirm a date and time.
2023 Harley-Davidson® Softail® Standard
All modern Harley-Davidson® cruisers are built on the Softail® chassis, and the Softail® Standard is the prototype for that platform. It delivers a pure cruiser experience that is true to the original spirit of cruiser motorcycles while taking advantage of modern technologies. This is a stripped-down motorcycle by nature. Many riders love that minimalism for what it is. Other enthusiasts see it as an opportunity for customization, and the Softail® Standard is a popular choice as the basis for custom cruiser builds and also for riders who want to personalize their cruiser motorcycles over time.
Performance & Ride Characteristics
The 2023 Harley-Davidson® Softail® Standard near Columbia is powered by the twin-cooled Milwaukee-Eight® 107 engine, which is the engine that H-D® uses for most of its standard motorcycles. The Softail® Standard has a low seat height and puts the rider in a relaxed and upright riding position with mid-mount foot controls and easy-reach handlebars. Only a single design is available. It pairs the Vivid Black paint scheme with a classic chrome aesthetic and has a peanut-style fuel tank. There is no infotainment system or advanced electronic features.
This Is the Right Bike For
Many riders consider the Softail® Standard to be the best Harley-Davidson® ever made and the 2023 Harley-Davidson® Softail® Standard near Columbia just the latest incarnation of that perfection. This a torquey motorcycle but not particularly heavy while being very easy to handle. That’s what makes it a great choice regardless of riding experience or how large and strong you are as a rider. We encourage you to test ride the 2023 Harley-Davidson® Softail® Standard at our location, and if it isn’t the perfect fit for you, we can then recommend other cruisers based on what you liked and didn’t.
Softail® Standard vs Other Harley-Davidson® Cruisers
There are eight unique cruisers in all to choose from at our location serving Columbia Maryland. As mentioned, the 2023 Harley-Davidson® Softail® Standard near Columbia is the prototype. If perhaps you want to use your cruiser to commute and run errands around town, the Heritage Classic is an intriguing option. If you prefer a more performance-oriented cruiser, then there are a wide range of options, including the Street Bob® 114, Fat Bob® 114, Low Rider® S, Low Rider® ST, Fat Boy® 114 and Breakout® 117.
Make It Yours
There are no choices that you have to make at the time of purchase of your 2023 Harley-Davidson® Softail® Standard near Columbia. There is, however, great support for the Softail® Standard in the H-D® catalog. We provide you full access to those accessories and upgrades. Our team can install them for you at the time of purchase but also down the line when you learn more about what you like and need.
If you’d like to test ride the 2023 Harley-Davidson® Softail® Standard at our location serving Columbia Maryland, you can schedule that appointment online. You can also call or email Harley-Davidson® of Baltimore for a custom quote and to learn more about Harley-Davidson® financing and the customization options that we have available for the Softail® Standard.