2013 Honda Gold Wing F6B – Just in time for Christmas!

new-gold-wing1The days of calling The Gold Wing “an older persons bike” are gone with introduction of the 2013 Gold Wing F6B. Honda has decided to enter the “Hot Rod Bagger” segment with a sleek, low slung version of its premium tourer. Clad with a shorty windscreen, sleek fairing, a gunfighter style seat along with blacked-out wheels, engine and frame, and saddlebags hung way out behind the rider, and a 180 rear tire that makes a tough impression. Available in 2 colors (Red or Black) and 2 trim levels (Base $19,999 Deluxe $20,999) this offering from Honda is meant to attract the younger riders to the Luxury Touring market. Looking to compete with Harley-Davidson’s Street Glide and Victory’s Cross Country, Honda has equipped this bike with some great features in addition to the creature comforts already standard on the Gold Wing.

 Gold Wing F6B Base

2013 black f6bBase MSRP $19,999*

Features & Options

  • 1832cc liquid-cooled horizontally opposed six-cylinder engine
  • Integrated luggage. Low-profile windshield.
  • Adjustable suspension.
  • Comfortable seat.
  • Premium surround sound.

 

Gold Wing F6B Deluxe

Base MSRP $20,999*2013 red f6b deluxe

Features & Options

  • 1832cc liquid-cooled horizontally opposed six-cylinder engine
  • Integrated luggage.
  • Low-profile windshield.
  • Adjustable suspension.
  • Comfortable seat
  • Premium surround sound

Plus these additional options:

  • A center stand.
  • A passenger backrest.
  • Self-cancelling turn signals.
  • Heated hand-grips.

The F6B model is nightlife F6Bbased on the Gold Wing’s twin-spar aluminum frame, and is powered by the go to 1832cc flat-Six, SOHC two-valve-per-cylinder engine, with (2) 40mm throttle bodies creating an estimated 118 bhp and 125 ft lbs of tq. In it’s trimmed down version, the bike weighs in about 62 lbs less which should translate to a skinnier more powerful feel, and give you sharper handling. Overall the new F6B is a lighter, trimmer, leaner bike great for cruising around town, shorter trips, or even weekend getaways while still offering plenty of storage and performance, along with the comfort and luxury features we have come to expect from The Gold Wing line from Honda.