2014 Honda Silver Wing

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Meet the Honda Silver Wing, a stylish maxi scooter that can deal great both with the city streets and the open road.

It is powered by a 582 cc, liquid - cooled, 4 - stroke, 4 - valve DOHC, parallel-twin, fuel injected engine which delivers a maximum power of 37 KW at 7,000 rpm and 54Nm of torque at 5,500 rpm. The engine’s power is transferred to the rear wheel by means of a V-Matic transmission.

As far as suspensions are concerned, the Honda Silver Wing rides on 41mm front telescopic forks (120mm Axle Travel) and rear dual conventional dampers with 5-step spring preload adjustment (115mm axle travel).

Other features worthy of being mentioned include Honda’s Ignition Security System, a Combined Antilock Brake System, and the company’s Evolutional Catalysing System.

The Honda Silver Wing is offered with a base price of €8.735.

Hit the jump for more information on the Honda Silver Wing.

Overview

Honda Silver Wing

The Silver Wing’s ample size, powerful performance and sumptuous comfort are well-deserving of its reputation as the luxury sedan of the scooter world. This elegant vehicle cruises majestically along city streets, country roads and high-speed motorways alike, delivering a riding experience of such effortless control and comfort that it feels like flying. The Silver Wing’s full-sized and razor-sharp styling incorporates spacious riding accommodation, superb wind protection and all-day convenience. Its fuel-injected twin-cylinder engine delivers delicious surges of acceleration past queues in and around the city, while heavy-duty suspension and superior braking mean comfortable, confident control in all kinds of traffic. Capable of holding enough equipment for a weekend away, and with a broad, comfortable tandem seat, its possibilities extend well beyond the city limits. Here’s a luxury-class ticket to freedom from the daily grind.

2014 Honda Silver Wing Key Features:

Honda Silver Wing

V-MATIC

V-matic Transmission. Belt-converter transmission with advanced three-stage operation provides seamless shifting throughout a wide range of speeds delivered with twist-and-go ease.

EURO3

Honda Silver Wing

EURO-3. Complies with EURO-3 emissions regulations.

HISS

Honda Silver Wing

Honda Ignition Security System. Only allows the bike to be started by its original encoded keys to effectively protect against theft.

C-ABS

Honda Silver Wing

Combined Antilock Brake System.Optimises the balance of front and rear braking control while counteracting tyre slip when braking over variable road conditions.

HECS3

Honda Silver Wing

Honda Evolutional Catalysing System. Oxygen-sensing system maintains an optimal air fuel mixture for the most effective catalytic reduction of exhaust emissions.

PGM FI

Honda Silver Wing

Programmed Fuel Injection. Map-type computerised system maintains strong power and responsive performance in all conditions.

Specifications

Engine TypeLiquid-cooled 4-stroke 4-valve DOHC parallel-twin
Engine Displacement582cm3
Max. Torque54Nm/5,500min-1 (95/1/EC)
Max. Power Output37 kW / 7,000 min-1 (95/1/EC)
Ignition Timing12° BTDC (idle) 43° BTDC (8,250min-1)
Compression Ratio10.2: 1
StarterElectric
CarburationPGM-FI electronic fuel injection
Ignition SystemComputer-controlled digital transistorised with electronic advance
Bore x Stroke72 x 71.5mm
Transmission TypeV-Matic
Final Reduction6.02
ClutchAutomatic; centrifugal
Final DriveV-belt
Belt convertor ratio2.1 0.85
Suspension Front41mm telescopic fork, 120mm axle travel
Brakes Front256 x 5mm single disc with Combined 3-piston caliper, (*ABS) and sintered metal pads
Wheels Front14M/C x MT2.75 U-section triple-spoke cast aluminium
Suspension RearDual conventional dampers with 5-step spring preload adjustment, 115mm axle travel
Brakes Rear240 x 6mm hydraulic disc with dual-piston caliper, (*ABS) and sintered metal pads
Tyre Size Front120/80-14M/C (58S)
Tyre Size Rear150/70-13M/C (64S)
Wheels Rear13M/C x MT4.5 U-section triple-spoke cast aluminium
Price€8.735

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