5 Hot Accessories For Your 2018 Harley-Davidson Softail

With 8 new models in Harley’s new Softail line, the aftermarket has stepped in with cool accessories to enhance their goodness

2018 Harley-Davidson Softail models

With the impressive addition of so many new 2018 Harley-Davidson Softail models comes an equally impressive wave of both factory and aftermarket products designed to turn a good thing into something even better.

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From old-school-inspired leather swingarm bags to envelope-pushing accessories designed to look like nothing else on the road, there’s something here for every taste. With so many manufacturers looking to put their own spin on these revolutionary new American motorcycles, it really is a buyer’s market, so look for more collections of new 2018 H-D Softail products to come.

Harley-Davidson Single-Sided Swingarm Bag

Harley-Davidson Single-Sided Swingarm Bag

If you’re tired of stuffing your pockets full of necessities before heading out for a ride, you may want to consider Harley-Davidson’s single-sided swingarm bag as a viable storage solution.

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This bag is constructed of heavyweight leather, and features a pouch-style flap that’s secured with two quick-connect clips hidden behind traditional straps and buckles.

The bag’s sleek styling blends right into your bike’s natural curves and adds a touch of old-school styling into the mix. H-D’s swingarm bag secures to the left side of your ’00-and-later Softail models (except Softail Classic and Softail Deluxe) with easy-to-install adjustable straps.

Rizoma For Harley-Davidson Softail

Rizoma For Harley-Davidson Softail

Rizoma has designed an entire collection of accessories for the 2018 H-D Softail, and the parts it has cooked up are refreshingly cool.

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These bits will likely appeal to riders currently on the road as well as the new generation of aspiring riders.

Rizoma’s new collection includes handgrips, mirrors, and indicator lights, as well as an “Outside” license plate support kit (seen here) with various plate sizes to choose from. The key to standing apart from the crowd will always be in the details, and the details seen on Rizoma’s 2018 Softail accessories deliver in a major way.

Saddlemen Renegade LS Solo Seat

Saddlemen Renegade LS Solo Seat

Designed for the Fat Bob FXFB/FXFBS, the Renegade seat is the latest addition to Saddlemen’s lineup of products for ’18 H-D Softail models.

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This seat not only features a plush place to park yourself when on your bike, but its sharp styling will add a touch of badass class to your new motorcycle. The Renegade is available in either black or brown covers to better blend in with your Fat Bob’s styling.

Custom Dynamics Smart Triple Play

Custom Dynamics Smart Triple Play

The latest version of Custom Dynamics’ Smart Triple Play is now available for the ’18 Harley-Davidson Heritage Classic, Deluxe, and Low Rider Softail models.

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The plug-and-play system will quickly convert rear (turn only) turn signals to Run/Brake/Turn, and is designed to work with either incandescent bulbs or LEDs.

The built-in program mode allows for the running-light intensity of the turn signals to be adjusted to match the running-light intensity of the center taillight. Ten user-selectable flash/strobe patterns are also a possibility. The sealed, weathertight case comes with a five-year warranty.

Harley-Davidson Willie G Skull LED Fuel Gauge

Harley-Davidson Willie G Skull LED Fuel Gauge

For the rider looking to give their motorcycle an extra element of menace in the form of a cool accessory, the Willie G Skull Collection from Harley-Davidson offers just that.

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One piece from the collection is the LED-equipped Willie G Skull Fuel Gauge, which offers the infamous raised skull design and the surrounding Harley-Davidson Motorcycle script. The LED readout keeps track of fuel levels—all six lights illuminate when the tank is full, and go out one by one as fuel is consumed. The LED bulbs automatically adjust brightness for easy visibility during the day or night, without being overly distracting during low-light hours.