Honda Shadow

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Honda 750 Shadow Aero

Honda Shadow

By the early Honda had consistently proven a two-wheel race winner on the road and in the dirt. What the hadn’t conquered was a segment of motorcycling regarded as “cruisers.” ruled by Harley-Davidson, even the company’s grievous AMF years, the market was attacked by Honda a new line of motorcycles known as Shadows.

The first two Honda models were launched in and included the VT500 Honda and the VT750 Honda Shadow. As as the bike may have been, it quintessential elements of cruiser Harley-Davidson had established years The 500cc and 750cc Honda had V-Twin engines, but instead of 45 separating the cylinders, Honda a wider 52-degree format.

The engine was also liquid-cooled was in contrast to H-D’s air-cooled Cast-alloy wheels were instead of spoke wheels. both Honda Shadows had gas tanks and some chrome, the two were lacking essential ingredients to lure customers from traditional cruisers.

Over the years Honda address all these shortcomings.

Honda 750 Shadow Aero

brought significant changes to the Shadow line with an all new Shadow. Completely changed with staggered mufflers located on the right side of the a lower seat height, chrome and a four-speed gearbox the Honda Shadow much in line with the look and cruiser riders were to. The VT600 Honda Shadow in 1988 brought Honda closer to cruiser perfection, and it have happened at a better because the 1990s were to a surge in cruiser motorcycles

In 1995 Honda introduced the A.C.E. (American Classic the culmination of a decade’s worth of the Honda Shadow into constituted an American cruiser The Honda Shadow A.C.E. very retro styling, and even managed to imitate the sound and vibration by utilizing a design.

Having finally captured the style with the Honda A.C.E. Honda would a dizzying array of variations on the for years to come including the Shadow Spirit in 1997, the Shadow Aero in 1998 and the Shadow Sabre in 2000. on these models included Touring models and a multitude of packages.

Cruiser sales began to in the new millennia and Honda slowly eliminating the amount of Shadow while the introduction of the VTX1800 in and the VTX1300 in 2003 (both but not Shadows) took away sales from Honda models.

Honda 750 Shadow Aero
Honda 750 Shadow Aero
Honda 750 Shadow Aero
Honda 750 Shadow Aero
Honda 750 Shadow Aero

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