Honda Goldwing to Have Radar Adaptive Cruise Control

The Gold Wind will join a few other models that already sport this feature.

Honda is planning to soon fit its Gold Wing with radar adaptive cruise control, according to “Motorrad Online.”

The German motorcycling magazine recently shared patent photos of the upcoming Gold Wing’s cruise control, which seem to again reinforce the ever-thinning technological line between cars and motorcycles. While the motorcycle community has many purists, the addition of cruise control to larger touring bikes will undoubtably be a great asset to riders traversing long distances on the freeway.

Ducati, KTM and other manufacturers have already released models equipped with radar-powered adaptive cruise control, including Kawasaki’s upcoming Ninja H2 SX that will be equipped with a front and rear camera system setup. The Gold Wing will follow suit, also incorporating a rear-mounted radar system for collision warning and blind spot detection. This does bring into question how Honda will house the rear camera on the motorcycle and how the instrument cluster will be affected — the patent photos suggest that Honda may be working on a heads-up display for the upcoming model.

As for the front racing cruise control radar, the Gold Wing’s large nose will allow for Honda to incorporate it into the design seamlessly. Other motorcycles like the Multistrada V4 have struggled with this design aspect, leading to an awkward-looking nose area.

These additions to the 2023 Goldwing will not only make the motorcycle more technologically advanced but allow for an ever safer and easier ride.

You May Also Like

Brand-New 2024 Husqvarna Svartpilen 801

A powerful, scrambler-inspired street motorcycle debuts worldwide.

2024 Husqvarna Svartpilen 801

Husqvarna Motorcycles launched its all-new and powerful naked motorcycle, the 2024 Svartpilen 801. Combining performance, agility and a contemporary scrambler-inspired design, the Svartpilen 801 is the latest and largest displacement naked machine in the brand’s lineup. Engineered to elevate the road riding experience and escape the ordinary, this exceptional motorcycle sets a new standard of excellence for middleweight street models.

The 2024 KTM RC 8C

Bringing limited-edition racing back to the track.

2024 KTM RC8C
Husqvarna Motorcycles Confirms Svartpilen 801 Production for 2024

The all-new naked motorcycle will be unveiled on March 19.

2024 Husqvarna Svartpilen 801
The 2024 BMW R 12 nineT and R 12

The classic roadster and cruiser.

BMW 2024 R 12 nineT and R 12
Harley-Davidson Debuts 2024 Icons and Enthusiast Motorcycle Collections

Limited-edition Hydra-Glide Revival Model and Tobacco Fade models premiere at Daytona Bike Week.

Tobacco Fade Enthusiast Collection

Other Posts

American Honda Announces Updates to Popular Midsize Motorcycle Models

Three models receive updates for the 2024 model year.

2024 Honda NX500
Honda Announces Return of Pioneer 700 for 2025 Model Year

The Pioneer 700 Forest version is now offered in TrueTimber Atera Camo.

2025 Honda Pioneer 700-4 Forest TrueTimber Atera Camo
Johnny Campbell to Lead Honda True Adventure Tour

Influencers to complete border-to-border route aboard Honda ADV models.

2024 Honda True Adventure Tour
Honda to Support MotoAmerica Mini Cup

The youth-focused championship is open to riders of Groms and some CRF-F models.

2024 MotoAmerican Mini Cup Honda Grom