The Honda NT700V touring bike won’t scream intimidation to high heavens, but it can take you from point A to point B in a trendy and fashionable way.

The rich pearl black and silver polished finish of the NT700V makes for an attractive two-wheeled ride, and when you combine that with an impressive 680cc liquid-cooled 52° SOHC, four-cylinder V-twin engine that produces tidy horsepower, then you have the perfect everyday commuter. The bike also comes with a 41mm telescopic fork front suspension and a single shock with remote spring pre-load adjustability rear suspension plus dual 296mm front disc brakes, and a single 276mm rear disc brake.

The NT700V also features a fully-equipped fairing, interlinked saddlebags, a 45-liter rear trunk, an inner bag-trunk, a lower rear trunk pad, a wind deflector set, a knee pad set, heated grips, a tank pad, and an outdoor cycle cover.

It’s not the most powerful bike on the market, but as far as everyday commuting on a two-wheeled cruiser is concerned, the Honda NT700V has all the elements to make for a no-frills everyday bike that you can take anywhere you want to go.

Find out more about the Honda NT700VA’s specs after the jump

  • 2011 Honda NT700V
  • Year:
    2011
  • Make:
  • Model:
  • Engine:
    liquid-cooled 52° V-twin
  • Transmission:
    Five-speed
  • Displacement:
    680 L

Specifications

2011 Honda NT700V High Resolution Exterior
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Model NT700VA (with ABS)
Engine Type 680cc liquid-cooled 52° V-twin
Bore and Stroke 81mm x 66mm
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Valve Train SOHC; four valves per cylinder
Induction PGM-FI with automatic enrichment circuit, 40mm throttle bodies and 12-hole injectors
Ignition Digital transistorized with electronic advance
Transmission Five-speed
Final Drive Shaft
Suspension Front 41mm telescopic fork; 4.5 inches travel
Suspension Rear Single shock with remote spring preload adjustability; 4.8 inches travel
Brakes Front Dual 296mm discs with CBS, three-piston calipers with ABS
Brakes Rear Single 276mm disc with CBS two-piston caliper with ABS
Tires Front 120/70 ZR17 radial
Tires Rear 150/70 ZR17 radial
Wheelbase 58.1 inches
Rake (Caster Angle) 28° 50’
Trail 115mm (4.5 inches)
Seat Height 31.7 inches
Fuel Capacity 5.2 gallons, including 0.9-gallon reserve
Estimated Fuel Economy 49 mpg
Colors Pearl Black
Curb Weight 569 pounds

*Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel—ready to ride.

Honda’s fuel-economy estimates are based on EPA exhaust emission measurement test procedures and are intended for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you ride; how you maintain your vehicle; weather; road conditions; tire pressure; installation of accessories; cargo, rider and passenger weight; and other factors.

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