Written on: 25/03/2006 by welsh ninja (1 review written)
Engine, all day comfort, reliability, build quality, tank range.
Linked brakes, lack of front suspension adjustment.
This is my second Honda CBR1100XX Blackbird in 3 yrs. I have fitted Ohlins rear shock to my present model (fuel injected) and it has totally altered the handling (pity about the front end though). It's still a very quick bike with all day two up comfort. Just waiting to see what Honda bring out in the near future as a replacement. I would recommend a Blackbird to anyone, top piece of kit, it will chase anything on the road, tour across the continent and worry a few sports bike riders on trackdays. Try one, you never know, you might like it.