Published on March 15th, 2019 | by Joe
2019 Honda Talon 1000R vs 1000X Test Review and Comparison Video
2019 Honda Talon 1000R and 1000X Ratings
Summary: Its exactly what we expected from Honda. Broad usable power mated with a versatile dual-range six-speed transmission. Both the X and R enjoy excellent suspension and stable responsive handling make either machine th
2 Day Test
The 2019 Honda Talon 1000R and 1000X are perhaps the most anticipated sport side-by-sides to hit the market since the introduction of the segment. After our first two full days of testing we can attest that most drivers and passengers will not be disappointed. Sharing identical 999cc, dual clutch transmissions with both auto and manual shift modes, the most significant differences between the 1000X and 1000R are their dimensions and suspension travel. For our first test review of the two machines we’ll evaluate their performance, how they stack up against other machines in their class like the YXZ1000R, RZR XP 1000 and tell you how they compare to help you pick the Honda Talon that’s best for you.