Big Red makes some of the more versatile touring motorcycles out there, and being a Japanese automaker, practicality is what it always strives for. Currently, we are witnessing a new spike of sports tourers, just like the SUV craze that hasn’t subdued among car-buyers. Honda’s counterparts have been in full swing with new desirable sports tourers like the Kawasaki H2 SX SE+, BMW S1000XR, KTM 1290 Super Duke GT, and the very new Suzuki GSX-S1000GT.
Honda has been lagging here and hasn’t churned out a worthy sports tourer since the ST1300 that ended production in 2012. It sure shines