Also check out our at Bikez. If you are thinking of getting a 1500 Wing, then your thinking is good. If you want to buy a Wing, they should be your first phone call. In general, buying a Wing is pretty safe as most are very well looked after and serviced regularly. If you want smooth, easy, grunt, look no further. Nevertheless, the recent cosmetic changes to the Goldwing were sufficient to keep sales up no doubt aided this last couple of years by a buoyant world economy , in spite of such mouth-watering hallucinations of a possible 2000cc eight cylinder Goldwing with auto-transmission, or try the one about a V6 2.
This and the following couple of years were not exactly a time of inspiration for the Goldwing, although there was some refinement of the model. The saddle was the most sumptuous yet and was quite capable of carrying the most ample of rear ends for long distances in comfort. But the Goldwing series is legendary in reliability and is able to go hundres of thousands of miles and still withstand the test of time. These changes were carried through to 1999 but by now everyone was awaiting the much anticipated new Goldwing, which had been rumoured for the last three years. Membership costs £37 a year. You can also sign up for e-mail notification when such bikes are advertised in the future. This of course was a major new model and totally redesigned from the ground up.
Insurance group: 15 of 17 — compare quotes now. Affiliate programs and affiliations include, but are not limited to, the eBay Partner Network such as the ones to your left on this page and others. Please contact us for more information. I was used to sport bikes, my last bike being a Kawi Concourse, but for an 810 pound dry weight bike, I was able to sling it through corners I wouldn't have believed a bike this big would take. General Comments: This bike pulls like a freight train. Sale price includes all Honda rebates and incentives. On the surface, new 20th.
What else could you expect from the ultimate touring bike?? Camshaft and carburettor modifications that year helped to eliminate chucking at trundling speed and the trunk and pannier lids were made to fit better in order to keep water out. I can't say enough good things about these bikes. Crash damage is very common as Wings are big old bikes, so expect a few scuffs on the engine bars. But the actual surprise is how well it still handles. The wing is in really nice shape as you can see from the above pictures.
All registered in England and Wales. Yes Review Date: 28th March, 2006 Faults: Kill switch failed at 120,000 miles. But under the surface Honda had managed to make the suspension both lower and stiffer and this improved the handling no end. Others, however, see it as the ultimate in luxury two-wheeled transport and a machine that is all-day comfortable for both a rider and pillion. Some riders look at it and instantly dismiss it as having all the size of a car, but with none of the practicalities of a bike.
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Great weather protection, a fantastic seat, good sound system, and no matter how you ride, you'll always know that the Gold Wing will get you home again. Always check all the electrical items work, especially the air-ride suspension, and be very wary of nasty aftermarket items wired into the loom as this can cause issues. Air assisted rear suspension was fitted to the new machine. We have been a locally owned and operated dealership since 1996 and we sincerely appreciate the opportunity to earn your business. Saga Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Our Financial Services number is 311557.
Much more… Looking to buy your next bike? Our efficient ads are free. These changes gave the Goldwing a new lease of life, although there were many who had expected major changes, like better brakes or fuel injection. Has more power than most small cars. And check out the bike's Show any on our Bikez. Digital Spedometer, Tach, and Fuel Gague. As the brakes are hidden behind covers, owners often fail to spot worn pads and this can lead to disc damage and binding calipers are also a common complaint.
But owning a Wing can be an expensive process. For many Wing owners, the club is the real reason why they own the bike. Never dropped while riding knocked over once while parked. By continuing to use this website you give consent for cookies to be used. Read the riders' comments at the bike's. Has all the options of a luxury automobile. I'm looking for another one.