2012 Honda Shadow 750 Cruisers First Look — Motorcycle USA

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Honda 750 Shadow Phantom

2012 Honda Shadow 750 First Look

Honda a four-bike-strong Shadow lineup to the for 2012. Shadow styles run the from the long-standing classic of the Aero to a more roadster-like RS to the dark stance of the Phantom. All of the Shadow cruisers are powered by a liquid-cooled 52-degree V-Twin to a wide-ratio five-speed transmission.

The Shadows feature Honda’s Fuel Injection with a 34mm throttle body the board now. Honda’s are accommodating enough to serve as a starter bike or commuter. yet, they’ve got great potential as demonstrated by Cobra year when it debuted the Honda RS750 Tracker and Scrambler at the 2010 Long IMS.

All four of the 2012 Shadow motorcycles have a price of $8240 and will be in December 2011. That let’s take a little look at the latest iteration of Shadows.

2012 Honda Shadow RS

switched up ergos a little on its roadster by bringing the footpegs up a bit to for better cornering clearance, a shorter, more upright bar and a flatter seat. Its peanut-shaped is reminiscent

Honda brought the up, added a shorter, more handlebar and a flatter seat on the Shadow RS.

of the ones you used to on the Sportsters. It’s the only of the Honda Shadows with final drive. Dual shocks have five-position adjustability and 3.5 inches of travel. It a 19 inch tall/100mm wide tire and a 16 inch/150mm rear.

The Honda Shadow RS has the tallest at 29.4 inches and the smallest at 2.6 gallons (it is peanut-sized, remember?). part is, Honda estimates gas at 56 mpg. Available in Candy only.

Here’s the spiel on the 2012 Shadow RS courtesy of Honda’s PR people:

The Honda Shadow RS as rolling proof that ideas never go out of style. By agile and responsive handling, power, clean, crisp and standard-style riding ergonomics, the RS is poised for whatever the journey may The Shadow RS’s higher enhance ground clearance, and its modern liquid-cooled 745cc engine boasts Honda’s Programmed Fuel Injection to your riding pleasure.

aboard the Honda Shadow RS, and the road is all yours.

2012 Shadow Phantom

The 2012 Phantom is the edgiest of the bunch, of the blacked-out treatment on its engine, rims, and handlebar. Bobbed and spoke wheels contribute to its demeanor. It’s got beefier than the

The blacked-out treatment, a low height and beefier wheels the 2012 Shadow Phantom a stance.

RS, 120mm up front and 160mm out Though sporting wider tire size is trimmed to 17 inches on the front and 15 inch The Shadow Phantom has lowest height of the bunch at 25.8 and its more traditionally styled holds 3.7 gallons.

Here’s a description straight from the folks at Honda:

The Shadow celebrates the joy of back-to-basics motorcycling by a V-Twin ride packing a clean and uncluttered appearance. out the minimalist look and extensive treatment that bring eyeballs back to that V-Twin engine featuring the and sophistication of Programmed Fuel By staking out the low-profile approach to the Shadow Phantom reinforces the that bling ain’t in a cruiser.

2012 Honda Shadow 750 C2

On the opposite side of the spectrum to the is the 2012 Honda Shadow 750 CE. This is the custom

Honda 750 Shadow Phantom

The 2012 Shadow Spirit 750 C2 is the most of the bunch.

version of the Shadow, out and dolled up with shiny It’s got a tall, 21-inch hoop and a 15-inch rear. wheels add to its classy disposition.

the Phantom, it too sports a low 25.8-inch height. It’s a little bit than some of the others.

a few words about it courtesy of the peeps:

Here’s a machine perfect for cruising city as well as exploring back-country Shadow Spirit 750 C2. Honda has together a big-bike look, street-rod styling and a muscular enginenow including the sophistication and precision of Programmed Fuel And it all comes wrapped up in a surprisingly package.

2012 Honda Shadow MSRP: $8240 (Candy Red, standard model), (Pearl Black/Silver, standard $9240 (ABS model)

The styling of the Aero once made the cut in 2012. With fenders and long, chromed mufflers, the 2012 Honda Aero features classic styling. Like all the Honda models, it sources a drum on the rear but is the only one offered

The Honda Shadow Aero has fenders, long bullet-style and is the only one of the Shadow 750s optional ABS.

with Tire dimensions measure out at tall, 120mm wide on the tire and 15-inches tall and wide on the rear. Its seat is comparatively low at 25.9 inches and has a long list of Genuine to customize it to riders’ tastes come with a one year warranty.

Once again, a word our hosts, Honda Motorcycles:

As a favorite, the Shadow Aero as a most satisfying ride for a range of enthusiasts. Factor in the Aero’s classic retro low seat height, power-packed engine now with sophisticated Fuel Injection and fine at a price that’s just for today’s budgetsand you understand why the is so popular with riding

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