Updated Honda Gold Wing to be 1st bike with Apple CarPlay and Reverse Gear

Honda has introduced an updated version of its bike Gold Wing during a special event held in California. The company has already used advanced technology, new engines and chassis in this bike.

It is claimed that this is the first bike in which Apple CarPlay feature has been used.    



This bike has been fitted with Honda's liquid - cooled, 6 - cylinder engine, which is of 1833 cc. This engine generates 116 bhp of power and 167 Nm of peak torque.  

In this bike, four riding modes, hill start assist, Honda selectable torque control and cruise control system features have been given.    

Apart from this, there are two options for transmission in the bike, including the simple 6 - speed transmission and new DCT transmission of Honda.

A reverse gear is also given in the bike through the new DCT transmission. Rider can enjoy Apple CarPlay feature on dash - mounted 7 - inch LCD screen.  

For this, rider has to plug his iPhone into the storage compartment with the help of USB. After this, it has to connect to the Bluetooth headset.