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2008 Honda VTX™ 1800 Tourer Spec 2

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2008 Honda VTX™ 1800 Tourer Spec 2

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2008 Honda VTX™ 1800 Tourer Spec 2 Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Touring
BASE MSRP(US)  $16,049.00
Dealers Honda Dealers
Warranty  12
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Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  106 / 79.1
Horsepower RPM  5000
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  120 / 162.7
Torque RPM  3500
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  6
Valves Per Cylinder  3
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  101 / 3.98
Stroke (mm/in)  112 / 4.41
Displacement (cc/ci)  1795 / 109.5
Compression Ratio  9.0:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Carburetion Brand  Denso
Fuel Injector  Yes
Fuel Injector Size (mm)  42
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Speed Governor  No
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
Chromed  No
Front Tire Width  150
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  80
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  180
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Rear Wheel Diameter  16
Front Tire (Full Spec)  150/80 R17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  180/70 R16
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.7 / 296
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.5 / 316
Linked Brake System Front to Rear  Standard
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Inverted Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.8 / 45
Front Travel (in/mm)  5.1 / 129.5
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  3.9 / 99.1
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)  67.5 / 1714.5
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  800 / 362.9
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  5.3 / 20.1
Storage Capacity (cuft/gal/l)  0.8 / 5.4 / 24
Performance  Standard
Seats:  
Seat Type  Two-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  27.4 / 696
Number Of Seats  2
Detachable Passenger Seat  Standard
Backrest Type  Detachable
Backrest Location  Passenger
Lumbar Adjustment  No
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chassis Protectors  No
Engine Case Guard  No
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Tank Guard  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Light Guard  No
Side Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Light
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Touring
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Introduction Year  2007
NADATrimID  33107
Display Name  VTX1800T Spec 2
Mounts:  
Saddle Bag Mounts  Standard
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Tinted  Yes
Height  High
Storage:  
Saddle Bag (s)  Standard
Saddle Bag Material  Leather
Saddle Bag Trim  Plain
Number Of Saddle Bags  2
Location  Left and Right Side
Side Storage Mount  Standard
Leather Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Headlight Mounting Bar  Standard
Headlight Visor  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard

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So far a decent bike
By Chris(Owner), Sep. 1, 2010
I bought this new 08 on 3/1/10. As of today 9/1/10 I have 13,900 on it. No major probs. Down sides are : bad seat design, no self cancel signals, low performing brakes, Handle bar and seat mod required by most, headlight illumination not good and adjustment difficult. Using the Honda engine / crash ... Read Full Review

 

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By John T Common(Owner), Dec. 12, 2010
I found after changing to Metzler tires ride improved 100%. I like this bike because of the power and reliability of Honda. I dont have any down side at all. Read Full Review

 

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