A hardtail-style rear suspension. One of the lowest seat heights in our entire cruiser lineup. A powerful 583cc V-twin. The Shadow VLX is the definition of cool.
Model Year 2006
Model Shadow® VLX Deluxe (VTX600CD)
Engine Liquid-cooled 52-degree V-twin, SOHC; three valves per cylinder
Displacement 583 cc
Bore x Stroke 75.0 mm x 66.0 mm
Compression Ratio 9.2:1
Fuel System Single 34 mm diaphragm-type CV
Fuel Capacity 2.9 gal. including 0.9 gal. reserve
Ignition CD with electronic advance, two spark plugs per cylinder
Transmission Wide-ratio 4-speed
Final Drive O-ring-sealed chain
Wheelbase 63.0 in.
Seat Height 25.6 in.
Dry Weight 458.0 lbs.
Colors Candy Dark Red, Light Silver Metallic
BRAKES / WHEELS / TIRES
Suspension Front: 39 mm fork; 5.7 in. travel
Rear: Single-shock with seven-position spring-preload adjustability; 3.5 in. travel
Brakes Front: Single-disc with twin-piston caliper
Tires Front: 100/90-19
Trail 6.3 in. (161 mm)