This fully loaded luxury touring machine comes with everything serious riders need, including a four speaker sound system with a Star-branded iPod touch®, a CB radio, intercom system, combined with a powerful and smooth V-four engine and new front end chrome accents.
There’s plenty of lockable storage in the form of a 15-gallon trunk and a pair of color-matched 9.3-gallon sidebags; that’s 33.6 gallons total.
Ergonomically designed bucket-type seats with plush, wraparound passenger backrest for unbeatable long-range comfort.
Industry’s premier rider support package includes a five-year, unlimited mileage warranty and 24-hour roadside assistance program.
The Royal Star Venture S gets chrome accents to the front end.
79 cubic-inch liquid-cooled, V-four tuned to put out class-leading power — 97hp @ 6000 rpm and maximum torque at 89 ft.-lb. @ 4750 rpm — for incomparable touring performance.
Four heated 32mm Mikuni carburetors with TPS deliver seamless throttle response and greater power across the entire rev range.
Compact design, dual-intake system enhances performance without sacrificing fuel tank capacity.
Large-capacity radiator ensures superior engine cooling for maximum efficiency.
Single-axis internal counterbalancer reduces engine vibration.
Wide-ratio, five-speed transmission with 5th-gear overdrive geared for both highway passing power and lower-rev cruising speeds.
Low-maintenance hydralic clutch actuation and strong, low-maintenance shaft drive for touring convenience.
Four-into-two exhaust system puts out a throaty exhaust note and creates a long, low profile that’s easily customizable.
High-integrity, single-backbone frame with solid engine mounting and 29-degree caster angle delivers quick, responsive steering and excellent handling.
Class-leading long wheelbase (67.1-inches) provides exceptional roomy ergonomics for great rider control and comfort.
Air-adjustable telescopic front fork designed with 29-degree caster angle and 5.5 inches of travel smoothes out the bumps and adjusts for varying load capacities.
Air-adjustable link-type rear suspension features a vertically mounted single shock with 4.1 inches of travel for outstanding long-distance ride quality.
Large-diameter front and rear disc brakes with sintered pads provide strong, linear stopping power.
Wide, fork-mounted fairing, windshield, wind deflectors and frame-mounted lower cowlings offer outstanding weather protection.
Full-sized floating-type rider and passenger floorboards reduce vibration and are positioned for optimal long-distance comfort.
Incomparable fit and finish includes flawless paint with extensive chrome and brushed stainless steel accents as well as deep, valanced steel fenders.
6-gallon fuel tank with low-fuel warning light ensures outstanding long-distance touring range.
Large, powerful 12V 60/55-watt remote-adjustable halogen headlight maximizes nighttime visibility and cuts a stylish profile.
Cigarette type DC accessory connector in fairing plus 2-pin DC accessory connector under the seat.
Ignition switch with integrated steering lock mounted to front of fuel tank for extra convenience.
Vintage-style console and instrument panel features: digital speedometer, odometer, dual tripmeters, fuel tripmeter, clock, fuel gauge, cruise control, TPS self-diagnosis, speed sensor, and neutral, high beam, turn signals and low oil-level indicator lights.
Electronic cruise control switch located on right handlebar controls for ease of use.
Handlebar-mounted 40-channel CB radio with dual antenna for CB and AM/FM radio.
Single-point audio control system for AM/FM radio, CB radio, cassette, and intercom. MP3-compatible and headset-ready. The system also includes a Star-branded iPod touch® (8GB) with an iSimple™ Solutions audio interface by AAMP of America.
Four-speaker (14 watts per channel) system with automatic, speed-regulated volume control to help hear over wind noise.
Two-way rider/passenger intercom system.
Huge, 15-gallon rear trunk with easy, one-touch opener can hold two full-faced helmets and includes a lined interior storage pouch.
Color-matched hard-shell saddlebags each feature handy, one-touch openers and spacious 9.3-gallon storage with interior pouch.
12V 18AH maintenance-free battery ensures easy, reliable starting.MSRP* $20,090 (Impact Blue/Deep Blue) Available from September 2010/CA model October 2010
Type 79-cubic-inch (1294cc) liquid-cooled 70° V-four; DOHC, 4 valves/cylinder
Bore x Stroke 79mm x 66mm
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Fuel Delivery (4) 32mm Mikuni CV
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission 5-speed, wide-ratio w/5th-gear overdrive; hydraulic clutch
Final Drive Shaft
Suspension / Front Telescopic fork; air-assist, 5.5-in travel
Suspension / Rear Single shock; air-assist, 4.1-in travel
Brakes / Front Dual hydraulic disc, 298mm
Brakes / Rear Hydraulic disc, 320mm
Tires / Front 150/80-16
Tires / Rear 150/90-15
Wheels 7-spoke cast
Length 104.5 in
Width 35.4 in
Height 61.6 in
Seat Height 29.5 in
Wheelbase 67.1 in
Fuel Capacity 6.0 gal
Fuel Economy** 42 mpg
Wet Weight*** 869 lb