2012 Honda Motorcycle
The Honda Gold Wing took a well-deserved vacation in 2011, and is back for 2012 with a new look and a number of significant improvements.
The suspension has been recalibrated,giving it a slightly more sporting ride that reduces unwanted floorboard dragging in corners.
The fairing and bags have been redesigned for more wind protection and added cargo capacity, respectively.
Optional high-tech upgrades include the Next-Generation Honda Satellite Linked Navigation System, plus XM NavTraffic and XM NavWeather.
2012 Honda Gold Wing Quick Stats
- ENGINE TYPE: 2vpc opposed-6
- BORE x STROKE: 74mm x 71mm
- COMP. RATIO: 9.8:1
- TRANSMISSION: 5-speed (plus reverse)
- WHEELBASE: 66.5 inches
- RAKE: 29.15 degrees
- CURB WEIGHT: 904 pounds
- PRICE: $23,199
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