Honda 2Wheelers launched the 2021 Gold Wing Tour last month in India. The grand tourer is priced at Rs 37.20 lakhs (ex-showroom). The price goes as high as 39.16 lakhs (ex-showroom) for the top-of-the-line DCT Airbag variant. The Japanese bike maker recently made it official that the first lot of the 2021 Gold Wing Tour has been sold out in India within 24 hours of the company making bookings open announcement.
The luxury touring motorcycle is sold in a total of two variants in India namely Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) with airbag & Manual Transmission. The bike is brought into the country as a CBU model from Japan. The manual transmission variant is available in Pearl Glare White color. While the DCT trim is offered in GunMetal Black Metallic with Matte Morion Black.
“As the situation improves and markets reopen with relaxation in COVID-19 restrictions, all Honda Big Wing touchpoints are operational following respective state protocols. Reigniting the excitement among waiting customers, we have started deliveries across locations and further see the interest of enthusiasts picking up again with increasing inquiries for our products. We are also proud to share that our recently announced flagship model ‘Gold Wing Tour’ has been completely booked for the first CBU import lot,” as commented by Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Director – Sales & Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd.
In terms of electronics, the updated motorcycle gets cruise control, hill start assist traction control, and four ride modes - Tour, Sport, Econ, and Rain. Feature-wise, the bike comes equipped with a 7-inch TFT screen with Bluetooth connectivity, Apple Carplay, & Android Auto. Talking about the ride modes, they can be easily accessed via the 7-inch TFT display. Furthermore, the 2021 Gold Wing Tour also gets an upgraded sound system with 45-watt speakers.
Performance-wise, Honda’s latest grand tourer is powered by a 1,833 cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke 24-valve SOHC flat-6 engine that churns out 124.7 bhp power at 5500 rpm and a peak torque of 170 Nm at 4500 rpm. The motorcycle comes with a choice of two gearbox options namely a 6-speed manual with electric reverse gear and a 7-speed DCT. The engine further comes with Throttle By Wire (TBW) engine management. In terms of brakes, the bike gets a twin disc at the front and a single disc at the rear with a double combined braking system. Suspension duties are taken care of by a double-wishbone setup upfront and a pro-link setup towards the rear.