Is the Honda VFR 1200 a good bike?

Is the Honda VFR 1200 a good bike?

Excellent bike, a little heavy, good finishing, fast. Neutral position for 178 cm/90 kg, long rides are suitable for it. Good ride stability, not very nimble on twisty roads, some effort is needed. Exceptional combined brakes, far much better than many other sport-bikes.

Is the vfr1200 fast?

A VFR 1200 is a bike on which to go very fast for a long way. It’s so quick that you leave other traffic for dead. Revelling in the boundless torque, you can – with one contemptuous twist of throttle – so easily despatch churlish sports car drivers who delight in snapping at the heels of a performance bike.

How heavy is a vfr1200f?

Honda VFR1200F

Manufacturer Honda
Seat height 815 mm (32.1 in)
Weight 267 kg (589 lb) (wet)
Fuel capacity 18.5 l (4.1 imp gal; 4.9 US gal)
Oil capacity 4 l (4.2 US qt)

Does Honda VFR1200 have cruise Control?

The Motorcycle Cruise Control unit is specifically designed for the Manual Shift OR Automatic DCT (select one before adding to Cart). Cruise control switch – there are several options to choose from (see photos): Manual shift bikes.

What kind of transmission does a 2013 Honda VFR1200F have?

The engine is mated on Honda’s six speed automatic transmission with two clutches. The motorcycle is also available with a conventional six-speed gearbox and a slipper clutch. For improved performances the 2013 Honda VFR1200F features a modern exhaust system with two outlets in the silencer.

How reliable is the Ford VFR1200F DCT?

Added sales and marketing VP Andy Leisner, “Sounds coming from the transmission at slow speeds make you think you left the output shaft in a puddle of oil at the last intersection.” Here’s the good news: For 10,000 miles, our VFR1200F DCT was a model of reliability. The engine ran flawlessly and used very little oil.

What do you think about the 2012 Honda VFR?

For 2012 the big VFR gets Honda’s Traction Control System, which is reassuring in tricky conditions with the grunty motor. Comes with ABS which gives a bit more confidence on the brakes and is a welcome safety net. For some strange reason Honda decided to switch the indicator toggle and horn round.

What is the throttle-by-wire system on the Honda VFR1200F?

The VFR1200F features Honda’s Throttle-By-Wire system to ensure outstanding response and seamless acceleration across the engine’s rev range. The Throttle-By-Wire system incorporates an Electronic Control Unit (ECU) to process information from the rider throttle control input and throttle valve position to return accurate throttle response