Honda Magna -99

My first bike as an adult was a Honda Magna 750 model 1999. I purchased it from a local dealer in the spring of 2000. I traded it in for a Yamaha FJR late summer of 2004.

Technical specifications

Model Honda VF 750 C Magna, model 1999
Category Cruiser
Engine type 748 cc, water cooled, 90° V-4, 4-stroke
Cylinder dimensions 79 mm (bore) x 76 mm (stroke)
Valves 16 (4 per cylinder)
Power 87 hp (9000 rpm)
Torque 69,6 Nm (7250 rpm)
Gearbox 5 speed
Final drive Chain
Front tyre 120/80-17
Rear tyre 150/80-15
Front brakes single 316 mm disc, 2-piston calipers
Rear brakes 180 mm drum
Seat height 710 mm
Wheelbase 1660 mm
Fuel capacity 13 l
Dry weight 229 kg

Accessories installed prior to purchase

  • Wide yankee screen
  • Sissybar

Accessories added

  • Five Star luggage rack
  • 2 Givi E21 Cruiser side panniers
  • Givi E51 Maxia top case with back rest
  • 2 Givi E360 Monokey side panniers
  • Cycle-istiC Billet Handlebar Risers
  • Cycle-istiC Passenger Peg Relocation Kit
  • Mustang Vintage Wide Touring seat
  • Scottoiler Touring Kit chain oiler