2018-2019 Honda Gold Wing is one of the most well-known designed for long, comfortable travel bikes. But even a bike for travel can be provided with sports features. The first motorcycle “zolotokryloy” series called GL1000 and came back in 1975, and in 2000 came the favorite motoputeshestvennikov Gold Wing GL1800.
The company is positioning the new 2018-2019 Honda Gold Wing F6B as light tourer, good fit, including for urban use. Another advantage of model year will be its accessibility for novice motorcyclists in terms of controllability and maneuverability. 2018-2019 Honda promises that the cost of Gold Wing F6B be lower version GL1800. Indeed, the motorcycles are very different, and even the layman will create just the right impression: “The new Gold Wing – a lightweight version of the former.” Moreover, in the literal and figurative sense of the word. Weight motorcycle in to 28 kilograms less.
Before the development team 2018-2019 Honda Gold Wing F6B goal was to create an agile, in other words, flexible for different uses bike that would be convenient to move in urban stream and allowed to have fun on the winding road. To make the new product meet the requirements, something had to give. If 2018-2019 Honda Gold Wing GL1800 has a need for further travel luggage under the rear trunk, then it is not F6B .
Passenger will now be less comfortable, it left only a small back instead of the former “royal throne”. The company is nothing wrong with such transformations can not see, offering to assess the degree of free space around and spiteful critics no longer be called “Gold” suitcase on wheels. Another feature was the reduced windshield more typical of sports motorcycles.
Overall dimensions of the 2018-2019 Honda Gold Wing F6B: length 2605 mm, width 945 mm, height 1255 mm. wheelbase length equal to 1690 mm, and the curb weight is 385 kg.
Engine 2018-2019 Honda Gold Wing F6B
The bike is equipped with a 6-cylinder engine volume of 1832 cubic centimeters, liquid-cooled, which develops 117 horsepower (87 kW) and 167 Nm of torque. On the rear wheel of the motor power is transmitted via a 5-speed gearbox.
The driver and passenger Gold Wing F6B from 2018-2019 Honda please speaker system with four speakers. Music can be listened to or from USB-drive or with the iPod. In the updated bike options have large windscreen, fog lights, heated handles, chrome exterior trim and accessories brand Case. Wardrobe trunk for things, too, decided to include in the list, suddenly someone from customers will be a little two rear lateral compartments. In versions of 2018-2019 Honda Gold Wing F6B Deluxe has heated seats, cruise control and automatic shutdown of the turn signals.
“Zolotokrylaya” 2018-2019 Honda Gold is offered in a red shade Magna Red and black Graphite Black.
Specifications 2018-2019 Honda Gold Wing F6B
- Engine: four-stroke SOHC;
- Number of cylinders / valves: 6/12;
- Displacement: 1832 cm3;
- Bore / Stroke: 74×71 mm;
- Compression ratio: 9.8;
- Power: 87 kW at 5500 rev / min;
- Torque: 167 Nm at 4000 rev / min;
- Oil volume: 4.6 liters;
- Fuel tank capacity: 25 liters;
- Transmission: 5-speed.
Motorcycle Suspension: 45mm telescopic fork at the front and monoshock adjustable Pro-Link Pro-Arm rear. Front Wheel Size 130/70-R18, Rear – 180/60-R16, tire mounted on a 5-spoke aluminum wheels.
Brakes ABS, front disc diameter 296 mm, thickness – 4.5 mm diameter rear disk 316 mm at a thickness of 11 millimeters, a 3-piston calipers.
In addition to updates of the legendary Gold Wing, for the model year, 2018-2019 Honda introduced a light motorcycle CB500X, CB500F and CBR500R, equipped with two-cylinder engine volume of 471 cm3, which develops 47 horsepower equivalent to 35 kW of power and a torque of 43 Nm.