With its distinctive street-rod styling, class-leading performance and ergonomics that offer true long-distance comfort, the Shadow Sabre is in a class of its own.

  • 2007 Honda Shadow Sabre
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  • Engine:
    liquid-cooled 45o V-twin
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  • Displacement:
    1099 L
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The Shadow Sabre is the perfect bike to get you to places you’ve only dreamed of cruising. From its 1,099 cc, 45-degree V-twin pumps serious power and the kind of torque everyone wants in a big cruiser.
The 2007 Shadow Sabre has lots of brilliant chrome. Get a candy black cherry or black/flame paint scheme and look good on this flat-out stunning cruiser.


New for 2007

New Candy Black Cherry and Black/Flame colors.

2007 Honda Shadow Sabre
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2007 Honda Shadow Sabre engine


The Shadow(R) Sabre(TM)’s engine pumps out class-leading low-end and mid-range power for superb acceleration and gratifying roll-on performance.
The engine’s broad power delivery provides spirited performance and exceptional rideability around town or on the open road.
Rubber-mounted engine with offset-dual-pin crankshaft provides perfect primary balance, enhances engine smoothness and delivers superior rider comfort.
Three-valve cylinder-head design utilizes two spark plugs per cylinder for efficient combustion and high power at all rpm.
Maintenance-free hydraulic valve-lash adjusters eliminate routine valve adjustments.
Other maintenance-free features include digital ignition and automatic cam-chain tensioners.
Dual 36mm constant-velocity carburetors offer crisp throttle response at all rpm.
Reliable electric-starter system.
Extensive chrome finishing of engine parts includes crankcase covers, clutch cover and left-rear engine cover.
Black-finished crankcases and cylinders with buffed fin edges complete the custom street-rod look.
Chromed dual-exhaust system enhances appearance and produces throaty exhaust note.
Reliable five-speed transmission with carefully selected gear ratios to maximize acceleration


Low 27.2-inch seat height, comfortable dragster-style seat and semi-swept handlebar combine to create a superbly comfortable riding position.
Specially designed sturdy steel frame gives the Shadow Sabre a long, low, custom stance.
Large 41mm extended front fork provides 4.7 inches of plush yet responsive travel.
Dual chromed rear shocks have 3.9 inches of wheel travel and feature an advanced internal valve system for a comfortable ride.
Front disc brake features a twin-piston caliper with a large-diameter 316mm rotor. Combined with the rear single-piston caliper and 276mm brake disc, brakes provide excellent stopping power.
Strong cast-aluminum wheels.
Wide, low 120/90-18 front tire enhances street-rod styling and contributes to a comfortable ride.
Massive 170/80-15 rear tire offers a wide foot print and a radical custom look.
Shaft final-drive system provides smooth, low-maintenance operation.

Additional Features

Street-rod styling features chrome fork-leg covers, deeply valanced fenders and beautiful cast-aluminum wheels machined to a satin finish.
Dragster-style seat boasts a low 27.2-inch seat height for flat-footed confidence during low-speed maneuvers.
Rider comfort is enhanced with comfortable ergonomics and a firmly padded saddle.
Large 4.2-gallon gas tank offers extended cruising range.
Speedometer face features white background with large, easy-to-read numerals.
Solid aluminum footpegs with wide rubber trim enhance the custom street-rod look.
Polished aluminum handlebar switch housings and triple-clamp assembly.
Comfortably padded large-diameter handgrips.
Handlebar switches and controls use internationally approved ISO graphic symbols.
Convenient push-to-cancel turn-signal switch.
Powerful 55w/60w halogen headlight.
Durable, maintenance-free 14-amp-hour battery.
Transferable one-year unlimited-mileage warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.
Purchase of a new, previously unregistered Honda unit by an individual retail user in the United States qualifies the owner for a one-year complimentary membership in the Honda Rider’s Club of America(TM) (HRCA(R)). Benefits include online access to the Honda Common Service Manual, six issues of the bimonthly Honda Red Rider(TM) magazine, travel discounts, trip routing, MSF reimbursement, plus access to the HRCA Web site (www.hrca.honda.com). Look for the HRCA support team at select off-road events across the country. For details on the HRCA, dealers should call (310) 783-3958, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific Time.

Available accessories

Touring accessories: Saddlebags, Touring Bag, Tank Belt, Backrest with Pad (two types) and Rear Carrier (two types).
Chrome accessories: Backrest Trim, Rider Floorboards, Radiator Guard, Radiator Trim, Sidecovers, Front Fender Guard Rail, Front Fender Extension, Rear Fender Extension, Lightbar, Spotlight Visors, Saddlebag Supports, Headlight Visor, Oil Filler Cap, Master Cylinder Cap, Handlebar Risers, Handlebar Clamps, Driveshaft Cover, Triple-Clamp Cover, Front Fender Ornament, Handlebar Levers, Clutch Lever Bracket, Lever Bracket Holders and Horn.
Billet accessories: Backrest Trim, Rider Footpegs, Passenger Footpegs, Passenger Floorboards, Driveshaft Bolt Cover, Front Tank Mount Cover, Dipstick, Oil Filler Cap, Master Cylinder Cap, License Plate Frame, Ignition and Clutch Covers, Handlebar Clamp, Caliper Caps, Rear Fender Rails and Handlebar Risers.

Additional accessories

Cycle Cover.

2007 Honda Shadow Sabre
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2007 Honda Shadow Sabre


Model: VT1100C2
Engine Type: 1099cc liquid-cooled 45o V-twin
Bore and Stroke: 87.5mm x 91.4mm
Compression Ratio: 8.0:1
Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder
Carburetion: Two 36mm constant-velocity
Ignition: Digital, two spark plugs per cylinder
Transmission: Five-speed
Final Drive: Shaft

  • Front: 41mm fork; 4.7 inches travel
  • Rear: Dual shocks with five-position spring preload adjustability; 3.9 inches travel


  • Front: Single 316mm disc with twin-piston caliper
  • Rear: Single 276mm disc with single-piston caliper


  • Front: 120/90-18
  • Rear: 170/80-15

Wheelbase: 64.6 inches
Rake (Caster Angle):  32.7
Trail: 161mm (6.3 inches)
Seat Height: 27.2 inches
Dry Weight: 577 pounds
Fuel Capacity: 4.2 gallons, including 0.6-gallon reserve
Colors: Candy Black Cherry, Black/Flame
Meets current EPA standards.
California version meets current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment.

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