2012 Honda Motorcycles Buyer's Guide

01
of 26

CBR1000RR

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda CBR1000RR is priced at $13,800, or $14,800 with Combined ABS. Changes include revised bodywork, fuel mapping, suspension, and linked brake setup on the ABS model. Seat height measures 32.3 inches, and curb weight comes in at 441 pounds. Photo © Honda

Pricing and key specifications for every bike in the Honda lineup

In the market for a new motorcycle? From the newbie-friendly Rebel to the high-powered CBR1000RR, there's everything to fulfill your on and off-road cravings.

Related:

  • 2012 Honda CBR1000RR Tech Dive

>>Click here for a 2012 Honda CBR1000RR Tech Dive

02
of 26

Rebel

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda Rebel is priced at $4,190, and this consummate beginner's bike is powered by a four-stroke, air-cooled 243cc twin-cylinder engine capable of achieving 84 mpg. Seat height measures 26.6 inches, and curb weight is 331 pounds. Photo © Honda
03
of 26

HRC NSF250R

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda HRC NSF250R was newly developed for FIM GP road racing competition in the Moto3 class, and is powered by an all-new liquid cooled single-cylinder 249cc engine. This purpose-built race ready bike isn't street legal, and is priced at $28,599. Photo © Honda
04
of 26

NC700X

2012 Honda NC700X
The new-for-2012 Honda NC700X starts at $6,999, with a dual-clutch transmission and ABS available for an added premium. Photo © Honda

>>Click here to see Everything You Need to Know About the Honda NC700X

05
of 26

Gold Wing

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda Gold Wing gets new bodywork for better wind protection, an improved audio system, integrated iPod connectivity, navigation with uploadable routes, a smoother ride, and more cargo capacity. Prices range from $23,890 to $29,350. Photo © Honda

>>Click here for an index of long term Honda Gold Wing reports

06
of 26

Sabre

2012 Honda Lineup
Part of the threesome that includes the Stateline and Interstate, the Sabre is a pro-street style ride priced at $12,250, or $13,250 with ABS. Also powered by a liquid-cooled 1,312cc v-twin, the Sabre has a 26.9 inch seat height and weighs 664 pounds. Photo © Honda

>>Click here for a 2010 Honda Interstate, Sabre, and Stateline Review

07
of 26

Stateline

2012 Honda Stateline Motorcycle
The Stateline, seen here in Metallic Silver, is part of the Sabre/Stateline/Interstate lineup and is priced at $12,150 or $13,150 with ABS. Powered by a liquid-cooled 1,312cc v-twin, the Stateline will be available in January 2012. Photo © Honda

>>Click here for a 2010 Honda Interstate, Sabre, and Stateline Review

08
of 26

Interstate

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda Interstate is priced at $13,240, or $14,240 with ABS. This touring cruiser is equipped with a windscreen and hard leather bags. Photo © Honda

>>Click here for a 2010 Honda Interstate, Sabre, and Stateline Review

09
of 26

Shadow Phantom

2012 Honda Lineup
The blacked out Shadow Phantom will be available December 2011, and is priced at $8,240. Photo © Honda
10
of 26

Shadow Aero, Aero ABS

2012 Honda Shadow Aero ABS
The big-fendered, retro-styled Shadow Aero is priced at $8,240 in Candy Dark Red, $8,540 in Pearl Black/Silver, and $9,240 for the ABS model. Photo © Honda
11
of 26

Shadow Spirit 750 C2

2012 Honda Shadow Spirit 750 C2
Priced at $8,240 in Black or $8,540 in Candy Orange Flame, the Shadow Spirit 750 C2 wears street-rod styling and is powered by a liquid-cooled 745cc v-twin. Photo © Honda
12
of 26

Shadow RS

2012 Honda Shadow RS
The 2012 Shadow RS will be available in December 2011, and will be priced at $8,240, a $241 increase over the 2011 model. Featuring higher footpegs for enhanced clearance, the RS is powered by a liquid-cooled 745cc v-twin. Photo © Honda
13
of 26

Fury

2012 Honda Buyer's Guide
The 2012 Honda Fury is now available in a snazzy Matte Black/Red scheme (seen here) along with an Ultra Blue Metallic option, for $13,390. The ABS model is available for $14,390. The factory custom chopper is powered by a liquid-cooled 1,312cc v-twin. Photo © Honda

>>Click here to read a 2010 Honda Fury Review

14
of 26

ST1300

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda ST1300 hasn't yet been priced, but we do know it's powered by a 1,261cc V4 engine. Features include a three-way adjustable seat, motor-driven adjustable windscreen, and dual saddlebags. Photo © Honda
15
of 26

ST1300P ABS: Law-Enforcement Special

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda ST1300P ABS Law-Enforcement Special is prepped for cop duty, and will be available December 2011... not that you'll be able to buy one if your paychecks don't come from a police department. Photo © Honda
16
of 26

CRF150R

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda CRF150R is priced at $4,490, and is powered by a liquid-cooled 149cc single mated to a five-speed transmission. Suspension offers 10.8 inches of front travel and 10.7 inches at the rear, and seat height measures 32.8 inches. Photo © Honda
17
of 26

CRF150F

2012 Honda Buyer's Guide
The 2012 Honda CRF150F has a price that's TBD, and is powered by an air-cooled 149cc single-cylinder engine. Seat height measures 32.5 inches, and the transmission is a 5-speed manual unit. Photo © Honda
18
of 26

CRF250R

2012 Honda CRF250R
The 2012 Honda CRF250R is priced at $7,420, and is powered by a 249cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke mated to a 5-speed transmission. This bike weighs 229 pounds, ready to ride. Photo © Honda
19
of 26

CRF230F

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda CRF230F hasn't received an official MSRP yet, but is powered by an air-cooled 223cc single, and has a seat height of 34.1 inches. Photo © Honda
20
of 26

CRF250X

2012 Honda CRF250X
The 2012 Honda CRF250X is priced at $7,410, and is powered by a liquid-cooled 249cc single. A 5-speed transmission sends power to the rear wheel, and 12.4 inches of travel at both ends make it well suited to trail riding. Photo © Honda
21
of 26

CRF450X

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda CRF450X trail bike is priced at $8,440, and features a liquid-cooled 449cc single-cylinder engine. Front suspension features a 47mm inverted Showa cartridge fork, and rear is a Pro-Link Showa single shock. Curb weight measures 269 pounds. Photo © Honda
22
of 26

CRF450R

2012 Honda Lineup
The 2012 Honda CRF450R motocross bike is priced at $8,440, and features a 449cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke engine, 48mm inverted KYB forks with 12.2 inches of travel, and a Pro-Link rear single shock with 12.4 inches of travel. Photo © Honda
23
of 26

CRF70F

2012 Honda CRF70F
The 2012 Honda CRF70F offroad bike is priced at $1,960, and has a three-speed semi-automatic transmission. Photo © Honda
24
of 26

CRF50F

2012 Honda CRF50F
The 2012 Honda CRF50F is priced at $1,540, and is powered by a 49cc four-stroke engine. Photo © Honda
25
of 26

CRF80F

2012 Honda CRF80F
The 2012 Honda CRF80F is priced at $2,470, and this offroad bike has a five-speed automatic transmission. Photo © Honda
26
of 26

XR650L

2012 Honda XR650L
The 2012 Honda XR650L dual purpose bike is priced at $6,690, and features electric start and a 644cc air-cooled single-cylinder four stroke engine mated to a 5-speed transmission. Curb weight is 346 pounds, and fuel economy is rated at 52 mpg. Photo © Honda