Motorcycle Types Cruiser 2012 Star VMAX | Quick Look

2012 Star VMAX | Quick Look

2012 Star Motorcycle

The granddaddy of the power cruiser movement, the Star VMax is strongman boasting 102 cubic inch V-4 powerplant with double overhead cams and four-valves per cylinder.

It’s not weak off the bottom, but rev it up and the bike snaps into hyperdrive.

If you aren’t holding on, you aren’t staying on; burnouts are a piece of cake. Not a one trick pony, the VMax exhibits nice handling characteristics in the canyons, despite it shaft drive and claimed 683-pound wet weight.

For 2012, the VMax gets a new side cover finish and gray seat stitching.

2012 Star VMAX Quick Stats:

  • ENGINE TYPE: DOHC V-4
  • BORE x STROKE: 90mm x 66mm
  • TRANSMISSION: 5-speed
  • WHEELBASE: 66.9 inches
  • RAKE: 31 degrees
  • SEAT HEIGHT: 30.5 inches
  • WET WEIGHT: 683 pounds
  • PRICE: $19,890

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Don Williams
Don Williamshttp://www.ultimatemotorcycling.com
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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