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Honda Unveils New Shadow for 2010
Plus new sport-tourer joins line-up
September 11, 2009
American Honda is releasing the Shadow Phantom, a new 750cc cruiser, for 2010 that follows the new trend that black is the new chrome. Its promoting it as having “clean lines and cool looks influenced by bobber styling.” Honda Motorcycles is also unveiling for 2010 the NT700V, a new lightweight sport touring motorcycle.
The Shadow Phantom offers an uncluttered look accented by an extensive blackout treatment. The torquey 5 speed 745cc V-twin engine features the convenience of a new sophisticated Programmed Fuel Injection. The bike is available in black only and will be in dealerships in November with an MSRP of $7999.
These aftermarket parts are available specifically for the Phantom from Honda Genuine Accessories: – Backrest with pad (two styles: tall and low), rear carrier, backrest/carrier, boulevard screen, custom leather seat, solo rider rear carrier, cycle cover, front pouch, synthetic leather saddlebags.
NT700V This new-for-2010 model is a fully equipped lightweight touring motorcycle designed for daily commuting as well as long haul touring. The bike features a stylish and functional fairing, interlinked saddlebags, a 5 speed 680cc V-twin engine and is available in metallic red and metallic silver colors. The ABS model is available in metallic silver color only and adds $1,000 to the price retailing for $10,999. The standard model retails for $9,999. Both will be in dealerships in November.
These aftermarket parts are available specifically for the NT700V from Honda Genuine Accessories: – Top box 45L red and silver, inner bag for the trunk, lower top box pad, fairing wind deflector set, knee pad set, heated grips, DC socket, tank pad, outdoor cycle cover.