2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 – Features and Price

Often regarded as the best touring motorcycle in the world, Honda Goldwing which was first launched in 1975 has served adventurers for more than four decades. Now Honda is coming up with yet another upgraded version: the 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800. Given that this motorcycle has always held its own demand in the market, Honda never stops attempting to make it more comfy and more suitable for longer journey, with greater space for riders and luggage.

2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 front view

Body and designing

Gold wing Airbag and Gold Wing Audio Comfort are the two available versions of 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800, the former being supported with an integrated airbag facility, which was featured for the first time in its previous version. This motorcycle is being improvised to make travelling as comfortable as it can get, and one will hardly need to worry about the strains of long motorcycle journeys with its advanced luxury features.

To assure ultra-comfort on longer rides, this one of a kind motorcycle comes with features such as heated seats which are adjustable, five positions heated grips as well as foot warming systems. It is perfectly suited for country roads as well, its aluminum framework being sturdy and durable. Expect the seat height to be around 29 inches and they are waterproof. The wheelbase will be around 66.5 inches. Its storage capacity exceeds 150 liters.

2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 side view

Honda is presumably retaining the entertainment features like its 80W SRS sound system with six speakers, which entertains the riders with great quality music during their journey. It also has high-tech features like satellite linked radio and navigation system. These can help the rider to figure out weather conditions and road traffic while travelling.

As for the cosmetic features, it is going to be available in a number of colors including red, white, blue and matte silver.

2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 – Engine and safety features

The motorcycle runs on an 1830cc power engine with six chambers and this will be accompanied by 5-speed transmission. It is going to use SOHC valve train with compression ratio of 9.8: 1. This brings along with it 45mm front suspension, 71 mm stroke and 74 mm bore.

Honda Goldwing has always been known for its safety features, and 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 does not fall back. It has been made as safe as possible with features like Anti Lock Braking System to prevent skidding or crashing, Electric Reverse System, Cruise Control System and Combined Braking System.

They provide greater ease in maneuvering the vehicle even in largely crowded areas; similarly they extend safety in travelling off road. Its modified wind shield also acts as a body shield for the rider. With features as these, 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 manages to remain a superior vehicle for travel enthusiasts with its all round support – from safety to comfort and entertainment.

2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 blue

Price

No certain information is available yet about the price of this new 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 manages, but provided that it is being upgraded, one can rightly assume that the price too is going to rise. The starting prices will be at least above $25,000 and the maximum might well exceed $30,000.

3 Responses to 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 – Features and Price

  1. Cameron Lloyd says:

    Hello:
    Any idea when the 2017 would be available in the Canadian market?
    thanks,
    Cameron

  2. Dale Leffler says:

    No real change then.

  3. billy walsh says:

    I still prefer the old design. mine being the 2008 model.

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