How much does a 1986 Honda Shadow 500 weight?

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How much does a 1986 Honda Shadow 500 weight?

The 1986 Honda Shadow VT500C had a wet weight of 443.1 lbs. The wet weight is how much the bike weighs with all necessary fluids such as oil and gasoline.

How heavy is a Honda Shadow 500?

Honda VT 500C Shadow

Model Honda VT 500C Shadow
Wheelbase 1490 mm / 58.6 in
Seat Height 770 mm / 30.3 in
Dry Weight 183 kg / 403.3 lbs
Fuel Capacity 12.5 Litres / 3.3 US gal

Which Honda Shadow is best?

The 10 Best Honda Shadow Motorcycle Models of All-Time

  • 2014 Honda Shadow Phantom.
  • 2000 Honda Shadow Sabre.
  • 1998 Honda Shadow Aero.
  • 1997 Honda Shadow Spirit.
  • 1987 Honda Shadow VT1100.
  • 1985 Honda Shadow VT500C.
  • 2009 Honda Shadow American Classic Edition VT750.
  • 1997 Honda Shadow VT750C2 ACE.

What was the horsepower of the Honda VT500C Shadow?

Though the VT500 Shadow predates the VT1100 Shadow ACE I had by 13 years, to be honest, the little 500 seems to me to be more advanced. The VT 1100 produced a claimed 50 hp @ 4500 RPM and 65 lb./ft. of torque at 2500 RPM, fueled by two 36 mm Keihin carburetors.

When did I trade in my 1985 Honda VT500C?

After only three years in my inventory, I finally traded it in on a 2003 Triumph Bonneville America. Fast forward to 2017 and the showroom of one of my favorite bike shops in the far north, Backstreet Cycle and Machine in Ironwood, Mich. On display was a 1985 Honda VT500C Shadow.

What kind of car was the Honda Shadow Ace?

Yep. Back in 2004, I bought a used 1998 Honda VT 1100C2 Shadow ACE (American Classic Edition).

What kind of rims did the Honda VT500C have?

The VT1100 saddle was a two-piece affair that was broad for the driver, but not so much for the pillion and each was a little too hard for all-day comfort. The VT1100 had traditional spoked rims, while the VT500 came with ten-spoke cast rims. The VT500 came with tach and speedometer; the VT1100 only had a speedometer.

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