2012 Honda Gold Wing GL1800 FIRST RIDE. Whether you are looking for touring bike? Maybe this article 2012 Honda Gold Wing GL1800 | FIRST RIDE can help you.
In fact there are many options in the choosing a good used bike for touring. Some companies are already providing products that are specifically used for certain things, for example, just like touring.
The choice for touring motorcycles that are available include Honda Gold Wing, Harley-Davidson Ultras, Victory Vision, Yamaha Royal Star, Kawasaki Voyager, and the BMW K 1600 GTL. But for now I will only discuss about the Honda Gold Wing first.
Its mobile-oriented creds include the latest generation of advanced electronic means from the innovative GPS navigation system easy programmability share their favorite routes to ride with friends and other drivers.
Gold Wing 2012 also brings a better design, greater capacity, and greater protection from wind and weather, revised suspension for improved ride compliance, and unmatched comfort for both rider and passenger. This model has some unique features which are creditable and useful.
Engine Type 1832cc liquid-cooled horizontally opposed six-cylinder
Bore And Stroke 74mm x 71mm
Induction Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI)
Ignition Computer-controlled digital with three-dimensional mapping
Compression Ratio 9.8:1
Valve Train SOHC; two valves per cylinder
Rake 29.15 degrees
Trail 109mm (4.3 inches)
Wheelbase 66.5 inches
Seat Height 29.1 inches
Curb Weight 904-933 pounds, depending on option packages selected (Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and a full tank of fuel-ready to ride)
Fuel Capacity 6.6 gallons
CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
Front Suspension 45mm cartridge fork with anti-dive system, 5.5 inches travel
Rear Suspension Pro Arm® single-side swingarm with Pro-Link® single shock with computer-controlled spring preload adjustment with two memory presets; 4.1 inches travel
Front Brake Dual full-floating 296mm discs with CBS three-piston calipers
Rear Brake Single ventilated 316mm disc with CBS three-piston caliper
Front Tire 130/70R-18
Rear Tire 180/60R-16
Transmission Five-speed including Overdrive, plus electric Reverse
Final Drive Shaft
Three Years Transferable, unlimited-mileage limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.