2004 Honda VTX Retro 1300 (VTX1300S)

VTX Retro 1300 (VTX1300S)

Descended from the 1800cc VTX that turned the world of V-twin cruisers on its ear, hails this retro-style machine bound for boulevard glory. Meet the 2004 VTX: every ounce the bad boy as its big VTX brother, in a more affordable, 1300cc, retro-styled package. Get ready to rumble. Note: California version meets CARB 2004 emissions standards.

General Information

Manufacturer Honda
Model Year 2004
Model VTX Retro 1300 (VTX1300S)
Model Code VTXRETRO1300VTX1300S
Stock Number 105437
Color Candy Red


Brakes Front: Single 336mm disc with twin-piston caliper
Rear: Single 296mm disc with single-piston caliper
Tires Front: 140/80-17 Rear: 170/80-15


Weight 661.0 lbs.
Wheelbase 65.7 in.
Seat Height 27.0 in.


Transmission Five-speed
Final Drive Shaft


Engine Liquid-Cooled 52-degree V-twin, SOHC; three valves per cylinder
Displacement 1312cc
Bore x Stroke 89.5mm x 104.3mm
Compression Ratio 9.2:1
Carburetion 38mm CV
Fuel Capacity 4.8 gal., including 1.0-gal. reserve
Ignition Digital with three-dimensional mapping, two spark plugs per cylinder


Suspension Front: 41mm fork; 5.1-inch travel
Rear: Dual shocks with five-position spring-preload adjustability; 3.7-inch travel


Additional Colors Black Metallic Silver Pearl Dark Blue Candy Red (Add $100)