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Will the New Honda Automatic the Honda DN-01 Dethrone the 5-Speed Bike?

Back in the and late seventies, the Honda Company released the Hondamatic which made for the company’s Honda automatic motorcycle. Not a hit, the Hondamatic did not fare but still helped pave the way for automatic transmission scooters by a ride for those who just get comfortable with the mechanicals of a manual transmission.

Fast forward two decades, the automatic motorcycle is back on motorcycles’ drawing board an automatic transmission motorcycle, the DN-01. The centerpiece of the Honda is Honda’s new HFT transmission, essentially a Variable Transmission or CVT which belts rather than

Available in 2009 for an MSRP of the Honda DN-01 features a V-twin engine running compression on a single overhead cam with four valves per Honda really threw all of its know-how at this newest of the Honda automatic motorcycle. The while essentially an automatic, has a six-speed manual mode, whether that in itself be enough to bring buyers the traditional five-speed cruiser is anyone’s guess.

A 595lb curb weight and low height mean that are plenty of folks out there who can the Honda DN-01, and a 4 gallon tank with .08 gallon combined with the constant transmission means that Honda automatic motorcycle is to get fuel economy in the same as Honda’s line of scooters of size, such as the Honda wing.

Where the Honda DN-01 from both Honda motorcycle styling and Honda styling, is it’s crossover The Honda DN-01 has the look of a bike, but sits the rider back and lower, creating of a cruiser look to the entire

Honda DN-01

The front top fairing looks a hair clunky, though is derived from the Honda CBR of motorcycles, while the Honda has what is arguably a more looking seating position, more to the refinement of the Honda for rearward styling and Honda Aero ergonomics. Obviously, is trying to create a whole new of riders with this new

Though it remains to be seen segment currently riding embrace the quirky lines of the DN-01. Sport bike already have their and cruiser riders will eschew the Honda DN-01 as little more than a Perhaps scooter riders embrace the Honda DN-01.

At the end of the day, they’ve been Honda automatic motorcycles all just with step-through

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