2022 Honda Gold Wing Touring comes to India as a full unit or CBU model
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has launched the 2022 Honda Gold Wing Tour in the country. The 2022 version of the company’s flagship model will be retailed through the company’s exclusive dealership chain, the Honda BigWing Topline, and pre-orders for the motorcycle have also begun. For now, Honda has only offered the Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) version of the 2022 Gold Wing Touring, which will only be available in one color option – Gunmetal Black Metallic. The motorcycle comes to India as a complete unit or CBU model and is priced at Rs 3.92 lakh (ex-showroom, Gurugram).
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Speaking of the new 2022 Honda Gold Wing Tour, Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Director of Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India, said, “The Honda Gold Wing has undergone tremendous development over the past decade while redefining luxury, Comfort and safety. The Gold Wing Tour offers a tailored riding experience as it provides the right combination of presets and rider input to suit different road conditions. We are pleased to announce, “2022 Gold Wing Tour (DCT)” Pre-orders are now open in India.”
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The motorcycle is powered by an 1833 cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke 24-valve SOHC flat-6 engine tuned to produce peak output of approximately 125 bhp @ 5,500 rpm and peak torque of 170 Nm @ 4,500 rpm. The engine is mated to Honda’s DCT automatic transmission with forward and reverse capabilities. The Gold Wing Tour features a die-cast aluminum twin-spar frame with a double-wishbone front suspension system, Pro-Arm swingarm and 4 preload settings.
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The bike is also equipped with a suite of electronic aids such as – Throttle By Wire (TBW), 4 Rider Modes (Tour, Sport, Economy and Rain), Cruise Control, Dual Combination Brake System (D-CBS), Honda Can Select Torque Control (HSTC) and Hill Start Assist (HSA). The bike is also equipped with an idle stop system and airbags. The bike also features a 7-inch full-color TFT LCD display with Apple Carplay and Android Auto, Bluetooth connectivity, and two USB Type-C ports.
Externally, the bike looks identical to the 2021 model, however, all chrome and silver elements, including the engine, are now blacked out. The motorcycle is equipped with full LED lighting, including dual LED fog lights, auto-cancellation indicators and a steplessly electrically adjustable windshield. Other features on offer include – tire pressure monitoring system, smart key, 21 liter fuel tank capacity, lightweight speaker with passenger audio control switch, and more.
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