SPEC­I­FI­CA­TIONS

BIKE (UK) - - FIRST RIDE -

Price £29,699 (DCT, airbag), £26,679 (stan­dard) En­gine 1833cc, 24-valve, SOHC flat-6 Power 125bhp @5500rpm (clamd) Torque 125lb ft @ 4500rpm (clmd) Top speed 112mph (lim­ited) Rake/trail 305°/109mm Wheel­base 1695mm Wet weight 379kg Seat height 745 mm Tank size 21 litres Econ­omy 51mpg (tested) Colours Candy red, white Avail­abil­ity Now

Bike ver­dict The most so­phis­ti­cated, co­her­ent and lux­u­ri­ous tourer ever made. DCT gear­box and in­te­grated con­trol sys­tems are ic­ing on cake. The lack of a mode be­tween Tour and Sport is an­noy­ing though and the price is, er, big.

Bike rat­ing 8/10

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