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2018 Honda Shadow Phantom Review

2018 Honda Shadow Phantom

2018 Honda Shadow Phantom

LOW PROFILE APPROACH TO COOL.

2018 Honda Shadow Phantom Review on Total Motorcycle:

The Shadow Phantom® celebrates the joy of back-to-basics motorcycling by delivering a V-twin ride packing a uniquely clean and uncluttered appearance. Check out the minimalist look and extensive blackout treatment that bring your eyeballs back to that very cool 745cc V-twin engine, featuring the convenience and sophistication of Programmed Fuel Injection. By staking out the low-profile approach to cool, the Shadow Phantom reinforces the idea that bling isn’t everything in a bike.

 

 

 

2018 Honda Shadow Phantom Totalmotorcycle.com Key Features

 

 

 

2018 Honda Shadow Phantom Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits

Engine/Drivetrain
•745cc liquid-cooled V-twin engine produces impressive power over a broad rpm range.
•Crankshaft features long-stroke design to produce strong V-twin feel and low-rpm torque peak.
•Three-Valve Dual-Plug Combustion Chamber.
•Wide-ratio five-speed transmission.
•Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) for good throttle response and fuel efficiency.

Chassis/Suspension
•Bobber-inspired styling with extensive blacked-out and matte finishes.
•Minimalist front fender.
•Handlebar shape enhances bobber styling.
•Sturdy and responsive 41mm fork features large-diameter matte-finished shrouds and large billet-aluminum triple clamp for a distinctive look, and delivers confident, neutral handling.
•Dual-shock rear suspension features five-position spring preload adjustability for a smooth ride.
•Single front disc brake with twin-piston caliper grips a 296mm drilled rotor between sintered metal pads. Rear brake is drum type.
•Shaft final-drive system provides smooth and reliable low-maintenance operation.
•Spoke black wheels and hubs feature a 120/90-17 front tire and 160/80-15 rear tire to complete the overall custom look.
•Low 25.8 inch seat height.
•Sleek, one-piece gunfighter-type seat.
•Tank-mounted speedometer in a stylish 3.7 gallon fuel tank.

Transferable one-year, unlimited-mileage limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.

Honda Accessories
Boulevard Screen (smoke), Custom Rider Seat, Solo Rider Rear Carrier, Backrest (tall/low), Rear Carrier, Backrest/Rear Carrier Mounting Brackets, Tank Belt (plain/studded), Saddlebags, Saddlebag Supports, Saddlebag Liner Set, Touring Bag (plain/studded/fringed), Front Pouch (plain/studded), Cycle Cover

WARRANTY: Because we are so confident in the quality of each of our Honda Accessories, we are pleased to offer one of the best warranties in the industry. One-year warranty begins on the day accessories are purchased by the customer.
•Meets current CARB and EPA standards.
•Models sold in California meet current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment.

 

 

 

2018 Honda Shadow Phantom – Totalmotorcycle.com USA Specifications/Technical Details
US MSRP Price: $ USD

ENGINE

Type      745cc liquid-cooled 52º V-twin

Valve Train          SOHC; three valves per cylinder

Bore x Stroke     79.0mm x 76.0mm

Compression Ratio          9.6:1

Induction             PGM-FI w/ automatic enrichment, one 34mm throttle body

Ignition Digital w/ 3D mapping, two spark plugs per cylinder

Starter  Electric

Transmission      Wide-ratio five-speed

Clutch   Multiplate wet

Final Drive           Shaft

SUSPENSION

Front     41mm telescopic fork; 4.6 in. travel

Rear       Dual shocks w/ five-position spring preload adjustability; 3.5 in. travel

BRAKES

Front     Single 296mm disc w/ twin-piston caliper

Rear       180mm drum

TIRES

Front     120/90-17

Rear       160/80-15

MEASUREMENTS

Rake (Caster Angle)         34°

Trail       161mm (6.3 in.)

Seat Height         25.8 in.

Ground Clearance            5.1 in.

Wheelbase         64.6 in.

Fuel Capacity     3.7 gal., incl. 0.9-gal. reserve

Color     Matte Black Metallic

Curb Weight*    549 lbs.

 

*Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel—ready to ride

Meets current EPA and CARB emissions standards

 

 

 

 

2018 Honda Shadow Phantom – Totalmotorcycle.com Canadian Specifications/Technical Details
Canada MSRP Price: $ CDN

ENGINE

Type      745cc liquid-cooled 52º V-twin

Valve Train          SOHC; three valves per cylinder

Bore x Stroke     79.0mm x 76.0mm

Compression Ratio          9.6:1

Induction             PGM-FI w/ automatic enrichment, one 34mm throttle body

Ignition Digital w/ 3D mapping, two spark plugs per cylinder

Starter  Electric

Transmission      Wide-ratio five-speed

Clutch   Multiplate wet

Final Drive           Shaft

SUSPENSION

Front     41mm telescopic fork; 4.6 in. travel

Rear       Dual shocks w/ five-position spring preload adjustability; 3.5 in. travel

BRAKES

Front     Single 296mm disc w/ twin-piston caliper

Rear       180mm drum

TIRES

Front     120/90-17

Rear       160/80-15

MEASUREMENTS

Rake (Caster Angle)         34°

Trail       161mm (6.3 in.)

Seat Height         25.8 in.

Ground Clearance            5.1 in.

Wheelbase         64.6 in.

Fuel Capacity     3.7 gal., incl. 0.9-gal. reserve

Color     Matte Black Metallic

Curb Weight*    549 lbs.

 

*Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel—ready to ride

Meets current EPA and CARB emissions standards

 

 

 

 

2018 Honda Shadow Phantom – Totalmotorcycle.com European Specifications/Technical Details
Europe/UK MSRP Price: £ 
GBP (On The Road inc 20% Vat)

 

 

 

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