If you are looking for a long distance luxury touring bike, Honda Gold Wing should be the prioritized choice. It becomes the icon because of its design, comfort, riding experience and performance. The hottest news is that Honda will launch its new version for 2018. That is why there are many people who cannot wait for 2018 Honda Goldwing. If you are curious about it, now let’s pay attention to the review below.
2018 Honda Goldwing Engine
According to 2018 Honda Goldwing rumors, it will use a flat-6 which displaces 1,833cc. However, it will be redesigned to be smaller and lighter. So, it will have the better fuel economy than the current model up to 20 percent. The bore will be reduced by 1 mm and the stroke will be improved by 2 mm. The new high strength steel alloy will also be upgraded. The engine will come with DCT and manual transmission. With the new engine used, the performances will be more satisfying.
2018 Honda Goldwing Technology
There are many high techs applied on this new Goldwing. One of them is the additional LED puddle lights. Besides that, it will also come with upgraded DCT, traction control and throttle. Then, this new Goldwing will offer 7 speed dual clutch transmission. Next, it will also come with standard ABS, navigation and hill-start control. Apple CarPlay and 7 inch LCD will also be included. In addition, you can also connect your smartphone via Bluetooth or USB port applied.
2018 Honda Goldwing Cargo
2018 Honda Goldwing will have with different cargo. It will reduce up to 110 liters than the current version. It does not matter because it will have the more fuel efficient design. Besides, this new bike will come with flush mounted button on the hydraulic dampers. Anyway, the cargo will be fully new so that it will look really fresh.
2018 Honda Goldwing Weight
Talking about weight, the next generation of Goldwing will have lighter in weight up to 90 pounds. It will be realized by lightening the rear swing arm and also the frame. Besides lighter in weight, this will also have sharp and clean design. In addition it will also come with a big breakthrough comparing to the previous versions. Because of the lighter weight and engine used, it can cover up to 42.2 mpg. As we know, the current version can only cover 35 mpg.
2018 Honda Goldwing Price
Talking about 2018 Honda Goldwing price is also very important. Because it will come in different models, the prices will also be various. The base manual & trunkless model will cost from 23,500 dollars. The high trim is Goldwing Tour where the price will start from 26,700 dollars. If you want to get DCT, you can add 1,000 dollars.
2018 Honda Goldwing Release Date
If you are interested in it, you have to be patient because it has not been released yet. This 2018 Honda Goldwing is predicted to be released in January to March in 2018. However, we can also expect the sooner release date.