Live from Tokyo: This is the CB1100 we won't be getting

It's cool, it's stylish and it's not coming to the UK!

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Submitted by Visordown News on Wed, 21/10/2009 - 10:10

WE'RE AT the Tokyo Motor Show and arguably one of the most achingly beautiful machines on display at this year's event isn't destined for UK shores.

Honda's retro-cool CB1100 isn't earmarked for UK buyers, a company source told us at the show.

The machine's retro styling hides a multitude of modern-day technology: a hi-tech air-cooled engine, coupled with decent brakes and suspension that has shunted the 1980s-styled machine into the 21st century.

Sadly, it look as as though we won't be reliving our youth; well at least not in the company of this beauty.

How sad.

Come on Honda: get a grip!

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