2010 Honda Interstate | Preview

2010 Honda Interstate Overview

When you’re aboard a motorcycle you love, sometimes you just don’t want the ride to end. So for those who enjoy their long rides in high style, Honda introduces the new 2010 Interstate. Along with good looks and a big V-twin engine with Honda’s Programmed Fuel Injection, the stylish leather-wrapped hard bags offer ample room for a long getaway. The Honda Interstate comes with a traditional windscreen and floorboards delivering all-day riding comfort for those extra-long motorcycle rides.

The 2010 Honda Interstate is available in Black and Pearl Blue. The Interstate will be in Honda dealerships by February of 2010 with an MSRP of $12,749.00.

2010 Honda Interstate | Features and Benefits

>> Stylish custom windscreen for rider and passenger touring comfort.

>> Exclusive new leather-wrapped hard saddlebags are seamlessly integrated into the stylish progressive design. Unique new hidden latch system accentuates the uncluttered look.

>> Floorboards enhance the retro look while providing all-day touring comfort.

>> New progressive/retro styling with a raked-out front end and stylized curved frame downtube creates a unique custom look.

>> New wide retro-styled pullback handlebar offers all-day comfort.

>> Fuel tank capacity of 4.4 gallons gives plenty of riding range.

>> 1312cc liquid-cooled 52-degree V-twin with Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) delivers strong low-end and mid-range torque, with ample power for passing and relaxed cruising. Unique dual exhaust offers throaty exhaust note.

2010 Honda Interstate | Honda Genuine Accessories

Boulevard Screen (tinted), Backrest and Pad (low/tall-narrow), Backrest and Rear Carrier Mounting Brackets, Leather Saddlebag (24L-plain/studded), Synthetic Saddlebag (18L-plain/studded), Saddlebag Bracket, Tank Belt (plain/studded), Rear Carrier, Custom Grips, Passenger Floorboard, Oil Dipstick, Engine Guard, Custom Footpeg, Lower Cowl Spoiler, Chrome Sidecover, Driving Light (PIAA Type), Throttle Cable (braided), Clutch Cable (braided), Front Brake Hose (braided), Rear Brake Hose (braided), Audio Attachment Kit.

2010 Honda Interstate | Specifications

Model: VT1300CT

Engine Type: 1312cc liquid-cooled 52° V-twin

Bore and Stroke: 89.5mm x 104.3mm

Compression ratio: 9.2:1

Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder

Induction: PGM-FI with automatic enrichment circuit, one 38mm throttle body

Ignition: Digital with 3-D mapping, two spark plugs per cylinder

Transmission: Five-speed

Final Drive: Shaft

Front: 41mm fork; 4.0 inches travel
Rear: Single shock with; 3.9 inches travel

Front: Single 336mm disc with twin-piston caliper
Rear: 296mm disc with single-piston caliper

Front: 140/80-17
Rear: 170/80-15

Wheelbase: 70.1 inches

Rake (Caster Angle): 33°

Trail: 118mm (4.6 inches)

Seat Height: 26.7 inches

Fuel Capacity: 4.4 gallons

Colors: Black, Pearl Blue

Curb Weight*: 679 pounds

*Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel–ready to ride.


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