2012 Honda Interstate Specifications

Model: VT1300CT / VT1300CT ABS
Engine Type: 1312cc liquid-cooled 52° V-twin

Bore and Stroke:

89.5mm x 104.3mm

Compression ratio:

9.2:1
Valve Train: SOHC; three valves per cylinder
Induction: PGM-FI with automatic enrichment circuit, one 38mm throttle body
Ignition: Digital with 3-D mapping, two spark plugs per cylinder
Transmission: Five-speed
Final Drive: Shaft
Suspension Front: 41mm fork; 4.0 inches travel
Rear: Single shock; 3.9 inches travel
Brakes Front: Single 336mm disc with twin-piston caliper
Rear: 296mm disc with single-piston caliper
Optional ABS and CBS will be available in Black color only
Tires Front: 140/80-17
Rear: 170/80-15
Wheelbase: 70.3 inches
Rake (Caster Angle): 33.0°
Trail: 118.0mm (4.6 inches)
Seat Height: 26.8 inches
Fuel Capacity: 4.4 gallons
Estimated Fuel Economy: 46 mpg
Colors: Dark Red Metallic, Black
(ABS with CBS model available in Black color only)
Curb Weight*: 712 pounds (VT1300CT) / 728 pounds (VT1300CT ABS)

*Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel--ready to ride.

**Honda's fuel-economy estimates are based on EPA exhaust emission measurement test procedures and are intended for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you ride; how you maintain your vehicle; weather; road conditions; tire pressure; installation of accessories; cargo, rider and passenger weight; and other factors.

Meets current EPA standards.

Models sold in California meet current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment.

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