2012 Honda Motorcycle
Combining retro styling with Honda technology and performance, the 2012 Honda Shadow Aero ABS is a higher tech machine than its appearance would suggest.
The front wheel has a single 296mm disc that has stopping power augmented by an anti-lock braking system and a fat 17-inch front tire.A 64.6-inch wheelbase works with 34 degrees of rake for a steady ride.
The fuel-injected, liquid-cooled, 745cc, 52-degree twin has a SOHC configuration, with three valve heads and two spark plugs per cylinder. For those who can do without ABS, take $1000 off the price.
2012 Honda Shadow Aero Quick Stats:
- ENGINE TYPE: SOHC V-twin
- BORE x STROKE: 79mm x 76mm
- TRANSMISSION: 5-speed
- WHEELBASE: 64.6 inches
- RAKE: 34 degrees
- SEAT HEIGHT: 25.9 inches
- CURB WEIGHT: 573 pounds
- PRICE: $9240
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