2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie

The 2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie represents the reincarnation of classic model that was produced early in 1990’s. Ever since its first appearance in 1996 it was magnificent vehicle. However, Valkyrie has been removed from lineup for over ten years. Meanwhile, Honda tried to replace it with similar model, but after many failures, company decided to bring back one of the most recognizable motorbikes. Now, it is sharper, more than it has ever been. Valkyrie will be under Gold Wing name, and these bikes share many components. However, this model is lighter than its relatives and still has some unique parts.

2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie front view

2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie engine

Huge 2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie, with powerful frame and chassis, must have big output. For that, 1832 cc flat-six unit come as good choice. Quality and reliability, but again, excellent performance are all qualities of this powerplant. Producing 110 hp and 110 lb-ft of torque are fair enough for a cruiser. Rear wheel is moving the bike and it gets power through 5-speed transmission. Experts are together in opinion that 6-speed gearbox would suit better to 6-cylinder engine, producing better ratios and sound.

2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie redesign

From entire Gold Wing family, including standard model and F6B, Valkyrie is the lightest, with 750 pounds of weight. The F6B has 90 and standard model is 150 pounds heavier. On the other hand, it doesn’t lack in accessories and features. Overall impression is that 2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie is a muscle cruiser, but with excellent agility for its size. Because of that, comfort was one of the important part designers paid attention to. Seats are positioned low. Visual appearance is also stunning.  Entire lightning includes LED lamps. This is not only stylish feature, but also functional, giving great illumination at night. Design in beautiful, with frame longer than usual, and candy red color picked as standard.

2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie side view

2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie price

The 2015 Honda Gold Wing Valkyrie is not cheap. Many will consider $18.000 as hefty price, but first time you jump on the bike, you will realize that riding this is anything similar to any other motorcycle in the world.

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