2006 Honda Gold Wing® Premium Audio

Gold Wing® Premium Audio (GL18P)

Luxury touring. The powerful 1,832 cc flat-six Gold Wing has always defined this class. And new for 2006, the Gold Wing Premium Audio model features six speaker elements and an 80-watts per channel external amplifier. You can even add an optional six-disc CD player. It's in a class of its own.

General Information

Manufacturer Honda
Model Year 2006
Model Gold Wing® Premium Audio
Model Code GL18P
Stock Number 571
Color White


Brakes Front: Dual full-floating 296 mm discs with LBS 3-piston calipers Rear: Single ventilated 316 mm disc with LBS 3-piston caliper
Tires Front: 130/70R-18 Rear: 180/60R-16


Weight 822 lbs.
Wheelbase 66.5 in.
Seat Height 29.1 in.


Transmission 5-speed including overdrive, plus electric reverse
Final Drive Shaft


Engine Liquid-cooled horizontally opposed 6-cylinder, SOHC; 2-valves per cylinder
Displacement 1,832 cc
Bore x Stroke 74 x 71 mm
Compression Ratio 9.8:1
Carburetion Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) with automatic choke
Ignition Computer-controlled digital with 3-dimensional mapping


Suspension Front: 45 mm cartridge fork with anti-dive system; 5.5 in. travel Rear: Pro-Arm single-side swingarm with Pro-Link® single shock with computer-controlled spring-preload adjustment with two memory presets; 4.1 in. travel
Rake 29.15°
Trail 4.3 in. (109 mm)