2009 Honda VTX 1300 R

Motorcyclist Online helps you research the used 2009 Honda VTX 1300 R before buying this Cruiser bike. The 2009 VTX1300 R is made in Japan. With front Disc brakes that will securely stop this VTX 1300R motorcycle on demand. It comes standard ...     read more
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2009 Honda VTX1300 R

Model Overview:

2009 VTX1300 R

Bodystyle Cruiser
Warranty 12 months
Manufacturer Country Japan
Introduction Year N/A
Displacement (cc) 1312
Engine Type V Twin
Nextstep Bg

2009 Honda VTX 1300 R

Intro

The 2009 Honda VTX 1300 R and VTX 1300 C are the cruiser models in the lineup, and the VTX 1300 T is a touring motorcycle. The three motorbikes in the 2009 Honda VTX 1300 lineup typically sell for $9,900 to $11,300. The frames of these motorbikes are made of steel and the wheels are made of aluminum. The engines have three valves per cylinder and are liquid-cooled.

All of these 2009 Honda VTX 1300 motorbikes come equipped with vinyl seats that are designed to hold up to two people and a grab rail. The 2009 Honda VTX 1300 R comes equipped with a detachable passenger seat, a floor board for the driver, and foot pegs for the passenger. The 2009 Honda VTX 1300 comes equipped with foot pegs for both riders. The 2009 Honda VTX 1300 T comes equipped with a detachable passenger seat, a detachable backrest for the passenger seat, a floor board for the driver, and foot pegs for the passenger as well.

All of these 2009 Honda VTX 1300 motorbikes come with a standard side cover, radiator cover, and front and rear fenders. The center consoles for these motorbikes provide the driver with fuel level warning and temperature warning lights, standard digital instrumentation, a trip odometer, and a speedometer.

All of the 2009 Honda VTX 1300 cruisers provide riders with standard storage underneath the seat. The 2009 VTX 1300 T touring motorcycle comes equipped with two plain leather saddlebags that are located on the left and right side of the rear. These 2009 touring motorcycles also provide standard side storage mounts, under-seat storage, and a tall tinted windshield.

Many riders love the 2009 Honda VTX 1300 R because of its comfortable ride. Riders praise the 2009 Honda VTX 1300 C for its durable powertrain, reliability, and low-end torque. Riders like the positioning of the seat on these cruisers, although some choose to replace the stock seat for more comfortable aftermarket options. Many riders say these cruisers are a great choice for couples that enjoy taking long distance trips.

Many riders favor the 2009 Honda VTX 1300 T over many Harley motorcycles that are currently available, due to their powerful engine performance and reliability on long-distance tours.

New For 2009
  • All three of the models in the Honda VTX 1300 lineup were carryovers for 2009.

2009 Honda VTX 1300 Specs

  • 2009 Honda VTX 1300 R, VTX 1300 C, VTX 1300 T
  • Engine Type: 1312 cc four-stroke two-cylinder V4
  • Bore and Stroke: 3.53 x 4.11 inches
  • Compression ratio: 9:2:1
  • Valve Train: SOHC
  • Induction: Carburetor
  • Ignition: Electric
  • Transmission: five-speed manual
  • Final Drive: Shaft
  • Fuel Capacity: 4.8 gallons and 1 gallon reserve
  • Estimated Fuel Economy: N/A
  • Brakes (Front): Disc
  • Brakes (Rear): Disc
  • Suspension (Front): Telescopic Fork
  • Suspension (Rear): Twin Sided Swing Arm
  • Wheelbase: 65.7 inches, 65.5 inches
  • Rake: 32°
  • Trail: 5.7 inches
  • Seat Height: 31.1 inches, 27.5 inches, 27.4 inches
  • Curb Weight: 710 pounds, 678 pounds, 748 pounds
  • Tires (Front): 140/80 R17, 110/90 R19
  • Tires (Rear): 170/80 R15, 170/80 R15

Accessories

  • The 2009 Honda VTX 1300 lineup is available in Titanium, Metallic Red, Dark Metallic Blue and Black
  • Clear or Smoke Boulevard Shield
  • Smooth Boulevard Shield Mount Kit
  • Chrome Driveshaft Cover, Heated Grips, Light Bar, Lightbar Visors, Master Cylinder Cap and Passenger Grab Rails
  • Custom Windshield
  • Cycle Cover
  • Deluxe Chrome Backrest Trim With Emblem or with Pad
  • Traditional or Deluxe Chrome Rear Carrier
  • Digital Audio System
  • Fringed Leather Front Pouch, 18 Liter Saddle Bags and Touring Bag
  • Plain Leather Front Pouch, 18 Liter Saddle Bags, Tank Belt and Touring Bag
  • Rubber Heated Grips
  • Saddlebag Mounting Brackets
  • Low or Tall Sport-Custom Chrome Backrest Trim
  • Tall Sport-Custom Chrome Backrest Trim
  • Low or Tall Sport-Custom Chrome Backrest with Pad
  • Sport-Custom Chrome Rear Carrier
  • Sport Screen
  • Studded Leather Front Pouch, 8 Liter Saddle Bags, Tank Belt and Touring Bag
  • Low or Tall Traditional Plain Chrome Backrest With Pad

Key Competitors For The 2009 Honda VTX 1300

  • 2009 Harley-Davidson Dyna Glide Super Glide
  • 2009 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Classic
  • 2009 Suzuki Boulevard C90T
  • 2009 Yamaha V-Star 950 Tourer
  • 2009 Yamaha V-Star 1100 Silverado
  • 2009 Suzuki Boulevard M90
  • 2009 Yamaha Road Star Base

Available VTX 1300 Sub Models

2009 Honda VTX 1300 T Buyer's Guide 2009 Honda VTX 1300 T
Bodystyle:
Touring
HP/Torque:
N/A / N/A
2009 Honda VTX 1300 C Buyer's Guide 2009 Honda VTX 1300 C
Bodystyle:
Cruiser
HP/Torque:
N/A / N/A
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