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2006 Honda VTX™ 1300 S

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2006 Honda VTX™ 1300 S

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Identification
Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $9,599.00 Find Your Local Honda Dealer
Dealers Honda Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  6
Valves Per Cylinder  3
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  89.5 / 3.53
Stroke (mm/in)  104.3 / 4.11
Displacement (cc/ci)  1312 / 80.1
Compression Ratio  9.2:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  No
Carburetor  Yes
Number Of Carburetors  1
Carburetor Size (mm)  38
Carburetion Type  Carburetor
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Reverse  No
Heel Toe Shifter  Standard
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Tire Width  140
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  80
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  170
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  80
Rear Wheel Diameter  15
Front Tire (Full Spec)  140/80 R17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  170/80 R15
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  13.2 / 336
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.7 / 296
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.6 / 41
Front Travel (in/mm)  5.1 / 129.5
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  3.7 / 94
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  65.7 / 1668.8
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  662 / 300.3
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.8 / 18.2
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)  1 / 3.8
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  1.98
Seats:  
Seat Type  Two-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  27.4 / 694.7
Number Of Seats  2
Detachable Passenger Seat  Standard
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Light Guard  No
Radiator Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Light
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Cruiser
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Parent Company  Honda
Display Name  VTX1300S
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Storage:  
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

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one good thing came out of hurricane KATRINA
By PHILLIP(Owner), Apr. 19, 2012
AUGUST 29 2005 LEFT NEW ORLEANS DUE TO KATRINA. CAME BACK TO NEW ORLEANS TO A SIGHT YOU WOULD NEVER BELIEVE, THAT WAS 3 MONTHS LATTER. LOST EVERY THING,INCLUDING MY 1976 900/6 BMW AND 1978 YAMAHA 1100S. MOVE TO TN. IN 2006 BOUGHT A HONDA 1300S VTX. WOW A BIKE THAT CAN DO IT ALL. I AM APERSON WHO LIK... Read Full Review

 

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Awesome deal
By Pete L.(Owner), Mar. 1, 2010
I bought my Honda VTX 1300s 2 years ago and love every aspect of it. The ride is awesome , the looks are standoutish and the price was actually fair for a left over but brand new bike.

I have taken this bike on trips, cruises and just down town for a quick cool down after mowing.

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Lots of fun with a little dough
By bronson(Owner), Jan. 6, 2011
Everyone seems to want what they want. For a few of us light in the wallet riders, we have to make compromises. But, getting a bit more than you would expect from a Honda, describes the vtx 1300. It is heavy enough to feel solid at freeway speeds while still manageable as a daily commuter to and ... Read Full Review

 

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By leonard delgadillo(Owner), Mar. 28, 2010
my primary bike is a yamaha roadstar,

it is heaven on concrete,but in traffic on hot summer days, it's a bit out of it's element.i bought a 1300 vtx, to get me through the dog days,and it is a perfect soloution.liquid cooled and fast, and the pullback bars split the lanes better than beach bars,

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