American Honda Motor Company today, Monday (21 / 2), introduced the latest model GL1800 Gold Wing 2012. According to Honda news, the new Gold Wing model will be marketed from May 2011.
Some additional features touring bike equipped with Honda on this. Call it, the electronic systems and GPS navigation. With the addition of standard equipment is Honda says, users can share the Gold Wing route.
Pleasure riding Gold Wing is also claimed to increase thanks to the presence of features MP3/iPod connection with SRS CS Auto, a system that makes spinning sound quality (surround-sound). "device Gold Wing premium quality audio," Honda said in a written statement
In addition, the Gold Wing 2012 has also increased the ability of the sporting movement and control. Meanwhile, luggage capacity has also been raised, and provide protection to air and weather.
Gold Wing 2012 aka The plan shown to the public during the International Motorcycle Show held in Greenville, South Carolina, USA, the weekend. As for the European market this model began to be marketed next year.
Engine Type: 1832cc liquid-cooled horizontally opposed six-cylinder
Bore and Stroke: 74mm x 71mm
Compression Ratio: 9.8:1
Valve Train: SOHC; two valves per cylinder
Ignition: Computer-controlled digital with 3-D mapping
Transmission: Five-speed including Overdrive, plus electric Reverse
Final drive: Shaft
Suspension Front: 45mm cartridge fork with anti-dive system; 4.8 inches travel
Rear: Pro Arm single-side swingarm with Pro-Link single shock with computer-controlled spring preload adjustment with two memory presets; 4.1 inches travel
Brakes Front: Dual full-floating 296mm discs with CBS three-piston calipers; optional ABS
Rear: Single ventilated 316mm disc with CBS three-piston caliper; optional ABS
Tires Front: 130/70R-18
Wheelbase: 66.5 inches
Rake (Caster Angle): 29.15o
Trail: 109mm (4.3 inches)
Seat Height: 29.1 inches
Fuel Capacity: 6.7 gallons
Colors: Pearl White, Candy Red, Ultra Blue Metallic, Black
Curb Weight*: 904 – 933 pounds, depending on option packages selected
Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel—ready to ride.
Meets current CARB and EPA standards.
SRS CS Auto is a trademark of SRS Labs, Inc.
CS Auto technology is incorporated under license from SRS Labs, Inc.