New Direction

GL1800 Goldwing

Honda’s luxurious Gold Wing Tour – a flagship completely reborn in 18YM – with radical weight reduction, double wishbone front suspension, brand-new, flat six-cylinder engine, glides into 23YM essentially unchanged but wearing three beautiful new paint options. The comprehensive spec. sheet includes 6-speed manual or 7-speed DCT, 7-inch TFT screen, gyrocompass navigation, Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, electric screen, Smart Key operation, 4 riding modes, HSTC and Hill Start Assist – underlining its status as a flagbearer for new technology.


For 23YM a new Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) warns of sub-optimal pressures and the GL1800 Gold Wing Tour will be available in two new colour combinations.

At a Glance:

The 23YM GL1800 Gold Wing Tour (DCT and airbag option) is available in the following colour options:


Graphite Black with brown engine cover **NEW**

Beta Silver Metallic/Iridium Gray Metallic **NEW**

GL1800BD Goldwing: €31,499.00
GL1800 Goldwing Tour: €36,499.00
GL1800D Goldwing Tour DCT: €39,999.00

Key Features

  • Horizontally opposed, flat six-cylinder SOHC 24-valve engine 
  • Throttle By Wire (TBW) with 4 rider modes to tailor power output
  • Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC)
  • Riding modes also manage HSTC, suspension damping and brake force
  • Idling Stop and Integrated Starter Generator (ISG) on DCT version
  • Hill Start Assist (HSA) 
  • 6-speed manual gearbox option with assist/slipper clutch and electric reverse
  • Diecast, aluminium twin-beam frame
  • Double wishbone front suspension and Pro-Arm rear 
  • Front and rear damping level adjusts to suit riding mode selected
  • Rear spring preload electrically adjustable
  • ABS and Dual-Combined Braking System (D-CBS)
Styling & Equipment
  • 7-inch TFT display provides riding, navigation, audio information featuring the new Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Taut lines with a contemporary edge show off the motorcycle underneath
  • Ample luggage capacity for weekend touring; top box features 61L storage
  • Cruise control operates smoothly via Throttle By Wire (TBW)
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ allow smartphone use
  • Full LED lighting, LED fog lights and auto-cancelling indicators
  • Smart Key control adds convenience for ignition and luggage
  • Two USB Type-C sockets 



Bore × Stroke (mm) 73mm x 73mm
Carburation PGM-FI electronic fuel injection
Compression Ratio 10.5:1
Engine Displacement (cc) 1,833cc
Engine Type (cm³) Liquid-cooled 4-stroke 24 valve SOHC flat-6
Max. Power Output 93kW/5500rpm
Max. Torque 170Nm/4500rpm
Starter Integrated Starter Generator system
C02 Emissions 127
Throttle Bore 50mm
Brakes Front 320mm x 4.5mm dual hydraulic disc with 6-piston calliper, floating rotors and sintered metal pads
Brakes Rear 316mm x 11mm ventilated disc with 3-piston calliper and sintered metal pads
Suspension Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Rear Pro Link
Tyre Size Front 130/70R 18
Tyre Size Rear 200/55R 16
Wheels Front 18 x MT3.5
Wheels Rear 16 x MT6.0
ABS System Electronically-controlled combined ABS system
Dimensions and Weights
Battery Capacity (VAh) 12V/20AH
Caster Angle 30.5°
Dimensions (L×W×H) (mm) 2,615mm x 925mm x 1,430mm (MT)
Frame type Aluminum die-cast, twin tube
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres) 21.1 litres
Fuel Consumption 5.6 litres/100km
Ground Clearance (mm) 130mm
Kerb Weight (kg) 385kg (MT)
Kerb Weight (kg) DCT with Air Bag: 390kg
Seat Height (mm) 745mm
Trail (mm) 109mm
Wheelbase (mm) 1695mm
Oil Capacity 5.6 l (DCT)
Clutch (MT) Hydraulic, wet, multiplate with coil springs, assist slipper cam
Final Drive Enclosed shaft
Gearbox 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission with forward and reverse (DCT)
Transmission Type 7-speed
Instruments and Electrics
12v Socket USB as standard / optional 12v charger
Headlights LED
Instruments 7-inch TFT display
Tail Light LED