Honda released three different models in the VTX 1300 lineup for 2005. The MSRP for each of the three 2005 Honda VTX 1300 cruisers is around $9,600. The engines in the 2005 Honda VTX 1300 series are liquid-cooled and have three valves per cylinder. These cruisers come equipped with a vinyl seat that is designed to accommodate two riders. The 2005 Honda VTX 1300 C cruiser comes with a grab rail and foot pegs for both riders, while the 2005 Honda VTX 1300 R and VTX 1300 S motorbikes both come equipped with a floor board for the driver and foot pegs for the passenger.
These two models also feature a detachable passenger seat and a standard grab rail as well. The frames of these 2005 Honda VTX 1300 cruisers are made of steel and the wheels are made of aluminum. The center dashboard of the 2005 Honda VTX 1300 cruisers feature digital instrumentation, a speedometer, a trip odometer and fuel level warning and temperature warning lights as well. These motorcycles also have storage space available underneath the seat as well. Many people say that the 2005 Honda VTX 1300 cruisers are great starter bikes for novice riders.
Many riders feel these Honda cruisers are much more comfortable than Softail models. Riders say that these 2005 Honda VTX 1300 cruisers are a great choice for a daily commuter. Many people like these 2005 Honda cruiser motorcycles more than Harley-Davidson models. Riders routinely praise the powerful performance the engines in the 2005 Honda VTX 1300 cruisers provide. Many riders are able to get around 45 to 50 miles per gallon. Riders also say that the 2005 Honda VTXC 1300 cruisers are very low maintenance and easy to work on from home.
Many people use these motorcycles to get to work, travel around town on errands and cruise the roadways on the weekends. Riders say that these motorcycles are reasonably priced, have great styling and powerful engines as well. Riders love these cruisers for their reliability and often use them to travel hundreds of miles on the weekends. These motorcycles are dependable, durable and available at an affordable retail price. Most riders are thoroughly impressed with these motorcycles and think they are a great deal.
Riders typically show a significant preference for the 2005 Honda VTX 1300 R when compared to other cruisers and other motorcycles currently available. Many riders think that the 2005 Honda VTX 1300 R cruiser has significantly better engine performance, reliability, design touring capabilities and roadway safety than other bikes currently on the market. Riders also think these Honda cruisers are more fun to ride and provide more value for the money as well. However, riders typically indicate that other motorcycles have better racing track and off-roading capabilities than the 2005 Honda VTX 1300 R cruiser.