€12,500 including VAT and VRT
For 2011 the XL1000V is available in a new, eye-catching, sporty Shasta White tri-colour version that emphasises the focused, aerodynamic contours of its bodywork.
Powered by a high-performing fuel-injected V-twin engine, the XL1000V is easily capable of speeding up mountain trails carrying a full load of touring gear and a passenger. Smooth and torquey, it delivers strong, dependable acceleration from anywhere in its wide powerband. Its 25-litre fuel tank provides an impressive touring range while Honda PGM-FI ensures accurate fuel delivery, responsive throttle control and low emissions.
Handling is smooth and nimble, with compliant long-travel suspension systems providing comfort over any road surface. The contoured seat is comfortable over long distances and provides plenty of room for a passenger, while the wide windscreen provides substantial wind protection. Smooth, effortless stopping power is provided by a responsive Dual-Combined Brake System. An ABS-equipped version is also available.
Convenient standard features include locking side pockets and a fuel mileage gauge that calculates remaining riding distance based on fuel volume and consumption. An optional lockable luggage system is available, with easy clip-on mounting and there is a broad range of additional Genuine Accessories to further extend versatility and comfort.