News 2011 Star V Star 950 | Quick Look

2011 Star V Star 950 | Quick Look

2011 Star Motorcycle

A relatively new addition to the Star family, the Star V Star 950 handles the smaller end of the mid-size equation.

With a four-valve, overhead cam design for each slightly oversquare cylinder in the 60-degree V-twin configuration, the 57 cubic inch motor pushes out plenty of air-cooled power.

Ground clearance is good for canyon cruising and the 170mm rear tire is not reluctant to turn. Floorboards make for solid footing, and a large 300mm single front disc with a four-piston caliper is well suited to the bike’s mid-size performance capabilities.

2011 Star V Star 950 Quick Stats

  • ENGINE TYPE: SOHC V-twin
  • BORE x STROKE: 85mm x 83mm
  • TRANSMISSION: 5-speed
  • WHEELBASE: 66.3 inches
  • RAKE: 32 degrees
  • SEAT HEIGHT: 26.5 inches
  • WET WEIGHT: 613 pounds
  • PRICE: $8,290

For a look into the entire 2011 motorcycle lineup, check out the Ultimate MotorCycling Digital Buyer’s Guide.

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With 50 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on."

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