1999 Honda VT1100 C3 Shadow Aero


My first cruiser was a real color shock! Red-orange and beige with white wall tires, it was nostalgia in every corner sort of.

Bought it new in the fall 1999 but had it delivered in the early spring of 2000, equipped it with a National Cycle wind screen, lightbar, a Mustang saddle, sissy bar with luggage rack, Givi hard plastic cruiser bags and I also modified the exhaust for some better sound. Up to 45-50 mph it was a dream, after that the vibration killed all the joy!

In the summer of 2004 I traded it in for a Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic …