Check Out Some Of The Features Of This Bike: 1,294cc, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 4-valve, V-4 power produces class-leading power - 98hp and maximum torque of 89 ft-lb @ 4,750 rpm -for incomparable touring performance. Air-adjustable, 43mm front fork with 140mm (5.6") of wheel travel smoothes out the bumps and can be adjusted for varying load capacities. Air-adjustable, link rear suspension features a vertically mounted single shock for that classic hardtail look and outstanding long-distance ride quality. Rear wheel travel is 105mm (4.1"). Yet the distance from the seat to the ground is only 29" so short people as well as tall can enjoy this bike. 6 Gallon fuel tank with low-fuel warning light ensure outstanding long distance touring range. Also has digital gas gauge.
Vintage-style instrument console features: digital speedometer, odometer, dual tripmeters, fuel reserve tripmeter, clock and fuel gauge. Convenient electronic cruise control system. Switch is located on right handlebar for ease of use. 4-Speaker Clarion AM/FM cassette stereo features automatic volume control (AVC), 18-FM presets, 6-AM presets, covered cassette deck and remote controllers for rider and passenger. Handlebar-mounted 40-channel CB radio and Intercom (needs wired helmets).
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