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Honda VT 600 C Shadow Specs

The Honda VT 600 C Shadow model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Honda . In this version sold from year 1996 , the dry weight is 200.0 kg (440.9 pounds) and it is equiped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 39.00 HP (28.5 kW) @ 6500 RPM and a maximum torque of 48.10 Nm (4.9 kgf-m or 35.5 ft.lbs) @ 3500 RPM . With this drive-train, the Honda VT 600 C Shadow is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Honda VT 600 C Shadow have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are  on the front, and  on the rear. As for stopping power, the Honda VT 600 C Shadow braking system includes Single disc size  at the front and Expanding brake size  at the rear. 

Honda VT 600 C Shadow General Information

Brand Honda 
Model Honda VT 600 C Shadow 
Start year 1996 
Year 1996 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Honda VT 600 C Shadow Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Seat Height 690 mm (27.2 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes Expanding brake 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 200.0 kg (440.9 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.1950 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Honda VT 600 C Shadow Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 583.00 ccm (35.57 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke
Compression Ratio
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 39.00 HP (28.5 kW) @ 6500 RPM 
Maximum torque 48.10 Nm (4.9 kgf-m or 35.5 ft.lbs) @ 3500 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type

Honda VT 600 C Shadow Performance

Top Speed
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions

Honda VT 600 C Shadow Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type
How much horsepower does a Honda VT 600 C Shadow have?
The Honda VT 600 C Shadow has 39.00 HP (28.5 kW) @ 6500 RPM.

How much does a Honda VT 600 C Shadow weighs?
The Honda VT 600 C Shadow weighs 200.0 kg (440.9 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Honda VT 600 C Shadow?
The Honda VT 600 C Shadow seat height is 690 mm (27.2 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.