Honda VT1300 Interstate, Stateline & Sabre | First Ride

Road rage

By Brian Catterson, Photography by Kevin Wing

Tech Spec
Honda VT1300CT Interstate
Evolution
A Fury equipped for long-distance touring instead of boulevard profiling.

Rivals
Boulevard C90T, Harley-Davidson Road King, Star V-Star 1300 Tourer.

TECH
Price $12,749
Engine type l-c 52-deg. V-twin
Valve train SOHC, 6v
Displacement 1312cc
Bore x stroke 89.5 x 104.3mm
Compression 9.2:1
Fuel system PGM-FI EFI
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Transmission 5-speed
Claimed horsepower na
Claimed torque na
Frame Steel double-cradle
Front suspension 41mm Showa fork
Rear suspension Showa shock
Front brake Nissin two-piston caliper, 336mm disc
Rear brake Nissin single-piston caliper, 296mm disc
Front tire 140/80-17 Bridgestone Exedra
Rear tire 170/80-15 Bridgestone Exedra
Rake/trail 33.0º/4.6 in.
Seat height 26.8 in.
Wheelbase 70.3 in.
Fuel capacity 4.4 gal.
Claimed dry weight 686 lbs.
Colors Pearl blue, black
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Warranty 1 yr., unlimited mi.

Contact
American Honda Motor Corp.
1919 Torrance Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90501
310.783.2000
www.powersports.honda.com

Verdict
There's no reason to be furious about the Fury after all.

By Brian Catterson
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