2014 Honda CTX1300 Cruiser Spied Testing — World Exclusive — RideApart

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Honda VTX Performance Cruiser Concept
Honda VTX Performance Cruiser Concept

2014 Honda CTX1300 Spied Testing — World

RideApart spies have the new 2014 Honda CTX1300 undergoing its official promotional An all-new cruiser that the ST1300′s V4 engine with the ‘s accessibility, it looks as if Honda is further into dragging the market kicking and screaming the 21st century.

Immediately is the CTX1300′s exposed, liquid-cooled V4 Clearly the same that is by the Honda ST1300. except it takes advantage of the exposed heads and exhaust headers to a strong, muscular appearance.

The Honda ST1300′s V4.

We believe the motor to be the same due to the appearance of exhaust headers, cylinder and crank cases. The head are in an identical position within the covers.

Close up, the CTX’s V4 identical to that of the ST1300.

In the that 1,260cc V4 produces 117 bhp at rpm and 86 lb.-ft. of torque at 6,500 It powers the rear wheel a shaft, as also clearly in these images.

What we can’t determine these images is if the CTX1300 be fitted with the CTX700′s features — a Dual Clutch and Antilock Brakes. Forgive us a of speculation, but fitting those features to the CTX1300 would be in with Honda’s recent direction. Both features the smaller CTX700 exceptionally friendly.

The DCT removes the need for a lever and can operate in either or manual modes, while the ABS prevent the brakes from either wheel, making the even easier to ride.

Honda is strongly targeting new with nearly all its latest introductions. With the American market shrinking, they to create a new audience to sell to in the future. The idea is that who starts on a Honda CBR300R may up to a Honda CBR500R. then a CBR600RR. This new CTX1300 the same level of progression to its range. You may start on a CTX700, buy a a few years later, then up to a Honda Gold Wing

Honda VTX Performance Cruiser Concept
Honda VTX Performance Cruiser Concept

A tiered product range it easy for riders to advance the of their bike as their (and budget) increases.

new CTX1300 follows many of the cheaper CTX700′s design half-fairing, hard panniers and a seat. Upgrades on the larger appear to be LED running lights, speakers (and presumably an infotainment system) in the cockpit, a screen reminiscent of the F6B’s and which incorporate LED turn Like the ST1300, the CTX1300 has protectors mounted on the engine.

A nice touch for a bike should be equally at home touring or leisure riding.

footpegs and pulled-back bars the CTX1300 a refreshingly practical, riding position. That facilitate both excellent and comfort, elevating the bike its less practical competitors.

the CTX1300 is somewhat reminiscent of the Honda DN-01. Perhaps the challenge the CTX1300 faces is whether Honda’s original of an accessible, practical, convenient holds commercial promise.

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